Tag Archives: Defense Department

RAND Study: Bid Protests Do Not Delay DoD Procurement Process

A new study by RAND Corp. has found that bid protests that defense contractors filed with the Government Accountability Office do not hamper the Defense Department’s procurement process for weapons and services, Bloomberg reported Thursday. RAND’s National Defense Research Institute carried out the congressionally mandated study and found that the total …

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DynCorp Gets Army Contract Modification for Aviation Field Maintenance

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 3, 2018 — DynCorp International will provide aviation field maintenance services for the U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command and the Netherlands under a $17.4 million contract modification, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The Defense Department said Thursday work locations will be across Afghanistan, Egypt, Germany, Honduras, Iraq and Kosovo …

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Kratos to Sustain Consolidated C2 System for Military Comms Satellites

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 3, 2018 — A Kratos Defense and Security Solutions (Nasdaq: KTOS) unit will support the production and sustainment of a control system used to manage telemetry, tracking and the operations of military communication satellites as part of a $13.9 million contract modification, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The Defense …

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Boeing to Produce Small Diameter Bombs for FMS Customers Under $194M Contract Modification

Boeing‘s (NYSE: BA) defense, space and security business has received a $193.6 million contract modification from the U.S. Air Force to manufacture additional Small Diameter Bombs for six foreign military sales customers. The modification covers the procurement of 6,000 more SDB Increment 1 all-up-rounds under the company’s basic indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for …

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Northrop Lands Contract for Aircraft IR Countermeasure System Supply to FMS Customer

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 2, 2018 — Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) will supply Large Aircraft Infrared Countermeasures systems to a foreign military sales customer through a $15.9 million contract from the U.S. Air Force, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The Defense Department said Thursday the 645th Aeronautical Systems Group at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base facilitated the firm-fixed-price …

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Raytheon Gets $333M Air Force FMS Contract for Follow-On Surveillance Radar Sustainment

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has received a potential $333.4 million foreign military sales contract from the U.S. Air Force to continue to provide operations and maintenance support services for a surveillance program. The Defense Department said Friday the follow-on sustainment package will include contractor logistics support, engineering and technical updates meant …

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Transcom Awards 14 Spots on Potential $228M Air Cargo Transportation Services IDIQ

The U.S. Transportation Command has selected 14 companies to provide air cargo transportation services under a potential five-year, $227.9 million contract. The indefinite–delivery/indefinite–quantity contract contains a one-year base period with a guaranteed minimum award to each contractor, The Defense Department said Friday. Work covers door-to-door pickup and delivery; transportation; intransit visibility; payment system …

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ICF, Parsons Win Spots on Potential $175M Army Research Lab Support Contract

ICF (Nasdaq: ICFI) and Parsons‘ government services arm have won positions on a potential eight-year, $175 million contract to support the U.S. Army Research Laboratory’s computational and information sciences directorate. The Army Contracting Command received five bids for the cost-plus-fixed-fee contract that covers research, development and technology services to ARL CISD, the Defense Department said …

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AECOM Subsidiary Gets $115M Modification on Army Prepositioned Stock Support Contract

A subsidiary of AECOM (NYSE: ACM) will continue to provide support services for the U.S. Army‘s prepositioned stock program under a one-year, $114.5 million contract modification. URS Federal Services will deliver maintenance, supply and transportation logistics services at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait and in Doha, Qatar, the Defense Department said Friday. …

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AECOM-Inquip JV Secures Contract for USACE Construction Project in California

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Dec. 29, 2017 — An AECOM (NYSE: ACM) joint venture with Inquip will support a U.S. Army Corps of Engineers levee construction project in California under a potential $30.7 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The Defense Department said Wednesday the JV will provide services to update the levee as part of the American River …

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