Tag Archives: Defense Department

Lockheed Secures $192M in Navy Aegis Combat System Modernization Funds

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has received a potential $192.3 million contract modification from the U.S. Navy for production support to the Aegis combat system modernization effort in fiscal 2017. The Defense Department said Thursday Lockheed’s rotary and mission systems business will perform work in Moorestown, New Jersey; Clearwater, Florida; and Owego, New York …

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ManTech Secures USMC Task Order to Support Military Systems Integration, Interoperability

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 20, 2017 — ManTech International (Nasdaq: MANT) will provide systems engineering, interoperability, architecture and technology support to the U.S. Marine Corps under a $21 million task order through the Defense Department Information Analysis Center, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday the award aims to drive integration and interoperability …

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Unisys Execs Named to AFCEA, ACT-IAC Leadership Posts; PV Puvvada Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 20, 2017 — Two vice presidents at Unisys‘ (NYSE: UIS) federal business, have taken leadership roles separately with the Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association International and the American Council for Technology – Industry Advisory Council, GovCon Executive reported Wednesday. The company said Wednesday Jennifer Napper, VP of its Defense …

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Inmarsat’s Rebecca Cowen-Hirsch: Gov’t Works to Boost Industry Partnerships for ‘Space Superiority’ Efforts

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 19, 2017 — Rebecca Cowen-Hirsch, senior vice president for government strategy and policy at Inmarsat, has said the Defense Department and other federal agencies are pursuing policies to drive partnerships with the commercial satellite communications sector to boost U.S. space capabilities, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. Cowen-Hirsch wrote in an …

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Pentagon’s Defense Innovation Unit DIUx to get Emergency Funds

Defense Innovation Unit Experimental (DIUx,) the Department of Defense’s outreach office to Silicon Valley, needs emergency funding to keep key programs operating, and DoD is poised to grant their request, Defense News reports. The vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Gen. Paul Selva, said Tuesday that DIUx chief Raj …

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Air Force Taps Booz Allen for Potential $140M Business Area Process Support IDIQ

Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) has received a potential five-year, $140 million contract to provide business area process re-engineering, change management and performance improvement services to the U.S. Air Force. The company will support projects with shared interest across the service branch and the Defense Department under the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract, DoD said …

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Huntington Ingalls Gets $149M Navy Funds for Additional CVN 80 Carrier Material Procurement

A Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) subsidiary has received a potential $148.7 million contract modification from the U.S. Navy to obtain additional long-lead time materials needed for the construction of USS Enterprise nuclear-powered aircraft carrier. The Defense Department said Tuesday the Naval Sea Systems Command obligated the full amount of the modification …

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Subsystem Technologies Buys KMS to Expand Defense, Intell Footprint

Arlington, Virginia-based government information technology services contractor Subsystem Technologies has bought KMS Solutions for an undisclosed sum in a push to grow service offerings and customer base in the defense and intelligence markets. KMS will operate as a subsidiary of Subsystem and primarily offers C4ISR, systems engineering and integration, test range engineering and operations, …

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Bruce Stanski Appointed Fluor CFO; Thomas D’Agostino Named Govt Business President

Bruce Stanski, president of Fluor‘s (NYSE: FLR) government group since March 2009, has been promoted to chief financial officer of the Irving, Texas-based construction and engineering services contractor in a move that takes effect Aug. 4. Fluor said Tuesday Stanski will oversee the company’s finance, audit, investor relations, compliance, ethics and merger-and-acquisition …

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Northrop to Help Operate, Maintain Stratcom C2 Systems Under Potential $98M Contract

The U.S. Air Force has awarded Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) a potential $98 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to operate and maintain command-and-control systems for the U.S. Strategic Command. Northrop will provide software and systems engineering, installation, integration, security, testing and administrative support services to Stratcom and its combatant and component commands, the Defense Department …

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