Tag Archives: Defense Department

DLA Awards Point Blank Enterprises $116M IDIQ to Supply Small Arms Protective Inserts

Point Blank Enterprises has won a potential four-year, $116.4 million contract from the Defense Logistics Agency to provide small arms protective inserts to the U.S. Air Force and Army. The Defense Department said Wednesday that DLA received three bids for the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract via a competitive procurement. The firm-fixed-price contract has one base year …

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GE to Produce Super Hornet, Growler Aircraft Engines Under $115M Navy Contract

General Electric (NYSE: GE) has received a two-year, $114.9 million contract from the U.S. Navy to supply 28 F414-GE-400 engines and associated devices for installation into F/A-18E/F Super Hornet and EA-18G Growler jets. The Navy obligated the full contract amount at the time of award from the service branch’s fiscal 2017 overseas contingency operations aircraft procurement funds, …

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General Atomics to Deliver UAS Ground Control Stations to Air Force

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 29, 2017 — A business unit of General Atomics will supply the U.S. Air Force ground control stations for its Predator unmanned aircraft system under a $39.5 million contract modification, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The Defense Department said Monday General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc. will produce Block 30 ground control stations and …

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Rockwell Collins to Help Update Navy’s Airborne Training System Under $142M Contract

Rockwell Collins (NYSE: COL) has won a potential $142.4 million contract from the U.S. Navy to help the service branch update an airborne training platform called Tactical Combat Training System. The Defense Department said Tuesday the company will provide TCTS Increment II  participant and ground subsystems, remote range units, platform interfaces, an internal rack-mounted …

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Siemens Unit Wins Potential $4B DLA Contract for Radiology Systems, Training

A business unit of Siemens has won a potential 10-year, $4.13 billion contract from the Defense Logistics Agency to supply U.S. military branches with radiology systems, accessories and training. The Defense Department said Tuesday that Siemens Medical Solutions USA will perform work in Pennsylvania through March 27, 2022, in support of the Army, Navy, Air Force and Marine …

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MDA Awards Lockheed $274M Contract to Build Lot 9 THAAD Interceptors

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has landed a $273.5 million sole-source contract from the Missile Defense Agency to produce additional interceptors for the agency’s anti-ballistic missile system. The Defense Department said Tuesday the contract covers the lot 9 production of interceptors, one-shot devices and associated production support services for the Terminal High …

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John Vollmer, Management Services Unit President at AECOM, Added to 2017 Wash100

Executive Mosaic, Tysons Corner, VA March 28, 2017 — John Vollmer, president of the management services segment at AECOM, has been included in this year’s Executive Mosaic Wash100 for his leadership in technology development and strategy. The Wash100 is the premier group of private and public sector executives selected by Executive …

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Fulcrum Hires New Business Development Director; Jeff Handy Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 28, 2017 — Fulcrum has appointed Alisha Poland, a business operations and capture management professional, as director of business development for civilian and federal programs, GovCon Executive reported Friday. The company said Thursday Poland brings experience from her previous work with the Defense Department, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration …

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Raytheon Vet Scott Whatmough Joins Engility as Defense Group SVP

Scott Whatmough, a 30-year veteran of Raytheon (NYSE: RTN), has been named senior vice president of the defense group at Engility (NYSE: EGL). Engility said Monday Whatmough will lead the group that offers technical and engineering support services to the Defense Department in his new position. “Scott is a highly-respected and accomplished leader with strong relationships in the Pentagon and the …

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Bill Rowan, Federal Sales VP at VMware, Selected for 2017 Wash100

Executive Mosaic, Tysons Corner, VA March 24, 2017 — Bill Rowan, vice president of federal sales at VMware, has been chosen for this year’s Executive Mosaic Wash100 for his leadership in cloud and mobility platforms. The Wash100 is the premier group of private and public sector executives selected by Executive Mosaic’s …

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