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ACT I Names Corey Gomez to Senior Contract Project Manager Post

Corey Gomez, a program manager at Advanced Concepts and Technologies International, has been appointed to serve as a senior contract project manager at ACT I to oversee the company’s multiple Defense Department contracts. ACT I said in a press release that Gomez will continue to offer more than 16 years worth of …

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Air Force, Mythics Forge $293M Enterprise-Wide Oracle Software Licensing Deal

Mythics has won a potential five-year, $293.2 million contract to help the U.S. Air Force obtain an enterprise-wide license for a core set of software products from Oracle (NYSE: ORCL). The Defense Department said Wednesday Mythics will provide an unlimited license agreement that includes a catalog containing price holds with discount on technology products and consolidates …

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March 1 Market Close: GovCon Index, US Stocks Climb to New Records on Trump Speech & Rate Hike Chatter

Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index closed at an all-time high Wednesday for the second time in three sessions as U.S. stocks also extended their record-setting rally in their best one-day performance of 2017 so far with the S&P 500 composite index above 2,400 for the first time during intraday trade after President Donald …

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Lockheed Gets $1.1B Contract for F-35 Logistics, Sustainment Services to US, Foreign Military Clients

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has received a $1.06 billion contract to sustain and provide recurring logistics support for F-35 aircraft of the U.S. Navy, Marine Corps, Air Force, non-Defense Department participants and foreign military sales customers. DoD said Tuesday that Lockheed will conduct sustainment efforts such as ground maintenance, depot activation, automatic logistics information system, …

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Former DISA CTO David Mihelcic Joins Juniper’s Federal Division; Tim Solms Comments

David Mihelcic, former chief technology officer of the Defense Information Systems Agency, has joined Juniper Networks (NYSE: JNPR) to support future technology roadmap and product development efforts at the company’s federal division. Juniper Networks said Tuesday the 30-year public sector veteran will also provide counsel on the firm’s infrastructure modernization programs that focus on network …

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11 Firms Win Spots on $950M Air Force Facility Design, Construction & Engineering IDIQ

The U.S. Air Force has selected 11 companies to compete for delivery orders to design, build or engineer facilities and infrastructure for the military branch under a potential five-year, $950 million contract. The 772nd Enterprise Sourcing Squadron received 13 offers for the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract via a competitive acquisition process, the Defense Department said Tuesday. DoD noted contractors will …

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Technica Appoints Lisa Trombley as COO, Brian Fogg as Chief Innovation Officer

Technica has appointed Lisa Trombley, former director of U.S. Air Force information technology programs at Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), as chief operating officer. She will oversee Technica’s government programs and talent development efforts in her new position, the company said Tuesday. Trombley held responsibility for the development and implementation of IT platforms for customers in the federal …

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Navistar Secures $440M Army FMS Contract to Update Excess MRAP Vehicles for UAE

A Navistar subsidiary has received a $440 million contract from the U.S. Army to reset and modernize MaxxPro mine-resistant ambush-protected vehicles for the United Arab Emirates through the Excess Defense Articles program. Navistar’s defense business will perform upgrade work on 1,085 MRAPs and deliver specified sets, kits, packages and technical publications to UAE under …

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CTC’s Ed Sheehan: Federal Defense Budget to Grow in Fiscal 2018

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 28, 2017 — Ed Sheehan, president and CEO of Concurrent Technologies Corp., has said he anticipates growth in federal defense spending for fiscal year 2018 under Donald Trump’s administration, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The Tribune-Democrat reported Sunday Sheehan noted potential advantages to local contractors of an increase in the …

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Boeing Lands $679M Navy Contract to Produce Lot 40 Growler, Super Hornet Jets

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has received a potential two-year, $678.7 million contract to build seven lot 40 EA-18G Growler aircraft, five F/A-18E Super Hornet fighter jets and related aerial electronic attack kits for the U.S. Navy. The company will perform work in California, Missouri, Minnesota, New York, Texas, Arizona, Ohio and Canada through …

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