Tag Archives: Defense Department

General Dynamics to Support Army Training System Acquisitions for $415M

General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) C4 systems business will provide acquisition lifecycle support to U.S. Army product managers on the Live Training Transformation Product Line framework under a new $415 million contract. The Defense Department said Thursday that it will provide details on work location and funding upon the award of each task order. LT2 …

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Huntington Ingalls to Refuel Navy’s George Washington Carrier; Chris Miner Comments

Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) has received a $224 million contract modification to refuel and update the U.S. Navy’s USS George Washington aircraft carrier. The company will also deliver pumps, breakers, valves and steel for the structural fabrication of the ship, Huntington Ingalls said Wednesday. Chris Miner, vice president for …

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L-3 Wins Navy Night Vision Binoculars Contract

L-3 Communications (NYSE: LLL) has won a potential five-year, $49.5 million contract to build binocular night vision devices for the U.S. Navy to use for surveillance and identification. The Naval Surface Warfare Center received three offers for the firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract, the Defense Department said Wednesday. L-3 will build the binoculars …

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Air Force Orders 24 General Atomics Reapers for $279M

General Atomics-Aeronautical Systems will produce an additional 24 Reaper unmanned aerial vehicles for the U.S. Air Force under a new $279, 144, 933 contract. The Defense Department said Wednesday the fixed-price-incentive-firm and firm-fixed-price contract for the MQ-9 Block 5 Reaper aircraft also covers spare parts and support equipment. The Air Force will obligate the …

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General Dynamics, Medico Industries Win Army Artillery Assembly Contract Spots

The U.S. Army has selected General Dynamics’ (NYSE: GD) ordnance and tactical systems business and Medico Industries to manufacture metal parts assemblies for artillery rounds under a $301.6 million contract. Contractors will build the components for M795 155-milimeter rounds through Jan. 30, 2020, the Defense Department said Friday. The Pentagon said it will …

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ULA Adds New Launch Services Work for Air Force

United Launch Alliance, a joint venture between Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), has received a $383 million contract modification to deliver additional launch vehicle production services to the U.S. Air Force. The modification adds three pre-priced contracts for the configurations of one Air Force Delta IV, one U.S. Navy …

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Defense Commissary Agency Taps NCR Subsidiary for Business Operations Support

NCR Government Systems has won a potential 10-year, $256 million contract to help the Defense Commissary Agency update the DeCA’s resale business operations. The indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract contains a five-year base period and five one-year options, the Defense Department said Tuesday. NCR is tasked to carry out work under the initial $20 million order …

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BAE Systems, Information Systems Labs to Develop Naval Target Systems

BAE Systems Information Solutions and Information Systems Laboratories have each won contracts totaling $45 million to develop intelligence exploitation and targeting systems for the U.S. Navy. The companies will also work to field the prototypes and maintain deployed systems, the Defense Department said Monday. The agency added that the companies will have “a fair …

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Compusearch, TopVue Defense Complete Merger; Reid Jackson Comments

Compusearch Software Systems and TopVue Defense have merged to develop integrated offerings to help U.S. defense customers manage and coordinate projects. The combined firm aims to offer TopVue’s programmatic technology in conjunction with the Compusearch-designed Prism and SpectrumCLM acquisition and contract management platforms, Compusearch said Tuesday. “We are excited about …

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Army Adds 10 Companies to $2B Utility Monitoring & Control Systems Contract

The U.S. Army has added 10 companies to its $2.5 billion contract to provide procurement and installation support for utility monitoring and control systems as well as other automated control and electronic security systems. The Defense Department said Monday these companies will join the three companies originally awarded positions on the firm-fixed-price contract in …

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