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ECS eyes IT support task orders under $17.5B DISA Encore III IDIQ; George Wilson comments

ECS will compete for task orders to provide information technology platforms and services for the Defense Department, service branches and other federal agencies under the potential 10-year, $17.5 billion Encore III contract the Defense Information Systems Agency awarded in November 2017. The Encore III indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract covers 19 performance areas that include …

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L3 to Supply New F/A-18, EA-18G Aircrew Training Systems Under $218M Navy IDIQ

L3 Technologies (NYSE: LLL) has secured a potential five-year, $218.1 million contract to provide new aircrew training systems for the U.S. Navy‘s F/A-18C/D/E/F and EA-18G fleets. The company will also update hardware and software and perform modifications on current training equipment for both aircraft platforms under the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract, the Defense Department said Friday. DoD …

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6 Companies Win Spots on Potential $25.5B OCONUS Army Aircraft, Equipment Maintenance Contract

Six companies have won spots on a potential 10-year, $25.5 billion contract to help maintain the U.S. Army‘s aircraft and support equipment deployed primarily outside the continental U.S. Work also covers minor modification, supply chain management and personnel support in various theaters of operation, the Defense Department said Wednesday. The Army Contracting Command …

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Army Taps QinetiQ North America, Endeavor for $429M Robotic System EMD Contract

The U.S. Army has awarded Endeavor Robotics and QinetiQ North America spots on a potential nine-year, $429.1 million contract to engineer, manufacture and develop robotic systems. The Army Contracting Command received three bids for the EMD contract in support of the Common Robotic System (Individual) program, the Defense Department said Friday. …

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General Dynamics Receives $126M Contract Modification for Navy Submarine Missile Tube Components

General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) Electric Boat subsidiary has received a five-year, $126.2 million contract modification from the U.S. Navy to obtain long-lead-time materials for the missile tube of Columbia-class ballistic missile submarines. This submarine missile tube is part of the joint U.S./U.K Common Missile Compartment program, the Defense Department said Monday. Seventy-two …

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Lockheed Secures $211M Navy Contract for F-35 Common System Pre-Modernization Efforts

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has secured a $211.3 million contract from the U.S. Navy to conduct pre-modernization work on F-35 Block 4.1 common systems. Efforts under the contract will be part of the F-35 preliminary design review for the U.S. Air Force and international partners, the Defense Department said Monday. The Naval Air …

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Air Force Issues $312M Ceiling Increase Modification to Boeing JDAM Contract

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has received a $311.8 million ceiling increase modification under a U.S. Air Force contract for the production of Joint Direct Attack Munition tail kits. The company will supply the military service with JDAM inertial guidance kits designed to increase bomb accuracy through global positioning system-based guidance updates, the  Defense Department said Monday. Boeing’s …

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HII Gets $180M Navy Funds for Additional USS Enterprise Carrier Long-Lead Material Procurement

Huntington Ingalls Industries‘s (NYSE: HII) Newport News Shipbuilding division has received a $179.9 million U.S. Navy contract modification to obtain an additional long-lead-time material for the construction of a Gerald R. Ford-class aircraft carrier. The Navy issued the modification to definitize efforts under a previously announced contract action and to increase the scope of work …

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General Dynamics Land Systems Secures Army Abrams Tech Support Contract Modification

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 2, 2018 — General Dynamics’ (NYSE: GD) land systems business has received a one-year, $61.2 million contract modification to provide technical support for the U.S. Army’s Abrams battle tank systems, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The Defense Department said Wednesday work under the contract modification, which is funded via …

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ACT I’s Neil Albert Talks Acquisition, Contract Mgmt, FMS With ExecutiveBiz

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 2, 2018 — Neil Albert, president of Advanced Concepts and Technologies International, has said the company will monitor acquisition process changes at the Defense Department as well as contract award and management approaches, among other trends in the government services market in 2018. He told ExecutiveBiz in …

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