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Army Taps 10 Contractors for Environmental Remediation Services

One independent company and nine joint ventures have won positions on a potential five-year, $60 million contract to support the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers‘ environmental remediation efforts. USACE received 18 bids for the firm-fixed-price contract via the internet and will provide funds and performance locations with each order, the Defense …

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Cummins to Supply Diesel Engines for Army Military Vehicles Under $258M Contract

Cummins (NYSE: CMI) has received a $257.6 million contract to provide new commercial, remanufactured and remanufactured conversion engines for multiple U.S. Army military vehicles. The Defense Department said Friday the firm-fixed-price contract is for the procurement of V903 Cummins series 600 and 675 horsepower diesel engines. V903 engines have supported recreational, commercial …

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General Atomics to Deliver Capacitors for DoD Checkpoint Vehicle Stopper

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 5, 2018 — A General Atomics business unit will provide high-energy density capacitors for a Defense Department program that utilizes a Pre-Emplaced Vehicle Stopper in support of force protection and checkpoint operations, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday General Atomics Electromagnetic Systems will supply the capacitors to help the DoD …

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Lockheed Lands Army Contract Modification for Helicopter Sights & Sensor System FMS

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 5, 2018 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) will supply target acquisition and night-vision sensor kits for Egypt’s fleet of AH-64 Apache helicopters under a potential $25.2 million contract modification awarded through the U.S. Army, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The Defense Department said Dec. 29 the modification includes foreign military sales …

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RAND Study: Bid Protests Do Not Delay DoD Procurement Process

A new study by RAND Corp. has found that bid protests that defense contractors filed with the Government Accountability Office do not hamper the Defense Department’s procurement process for weapons and services, Bloomberg reported Thursday. RAND’s National Defense Research Institute carried out the congressionally mandated study and found that the total …

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DynCorp Gets Army Contract Modification for Aviation Field Maintenance

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 3, 2018 — DynCorp International will provide aviation field maintenance services for the U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command and the Netherlands under a $17.4 million contract modification, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The Defense Department said Thursday work locations will be across Afghanistan, Egypt, Germany, Honduras, Iraq and Kosovo …

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Kratos to Sustain Consolidated C2 System for Military Comms Satellites

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 3, 2018 — A Kratos Defense and Security Solutions (Nasdaq: KTOS) unit will support the production and sustainment of a control system used to manage telemetry, tracking and the operations of military communication satellites as part of a $13.9 million contract modification, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The Defense …

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Boeing to Produce Small Diameter Bombs for FMS Customers Under $194M Contract Modification

Boeing‘s (NYSE: BA) defense, space and security business has received a $193.6 million contract modification from the U.S. Air Force to manufacture additional Small Diameter Bombs for six foreign military sales customers. The modification covers the procurement of 6,000 more SDB Increment 1 all-up-rounds under the company’s basic indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for …

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Northrop Lands Contract for Aircraft IR Countermeasure System Supply to FMS Customer

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 2, 2018 — Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) will supply Large Aircraft Infrared Countermeasures systems to a foreign military sales customer through a $15.9 million contract from the U.S. Air Force, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The Defense Department said Thursday the 645th Aeronautical Systems Group at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base facilitated the firm-fixed-price …

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Raytheon Gets $333M Air Force FMS Contract for Follow-On Surveillance Radar Sustainment

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has received a potential $333.4 million foreign military sales contract from the U.S. Air Force to continue to provide operations and maintenance support services for a surveillance program. The Defense Department said Friday the follow-on sustainment package will include contractor logistics support, engineering and technical updates meant …

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