Tag: Defense Department

Biden to Nominate Retired Army Gen. Lloyd Austin for Defense Secretary RoleExecutive Moves

Biden to Nominate Retired Army Gen. Lloyd Austin for Defense Secretary Role

President-elect Joe Biden plans to nominate Lloyd Austin, a retired U.S. Army general, to serve as secretary of the Department…
DoD’s Christopher Miller Appoints New Defense Business Board MembersExecutive Moves

DoD’s Christopher Miller Appoints New Defense Business Board Members

Christopher Miller, acting secretary at the Department of Defense, has named 11 individuals to join the Defense Business Board and…
Air Force Issues Draft Solicitation for Potential $499M C4ISR Prototype Development ProgramContract Awards

Air Force Issues Draft Solicitation for Potential $499M C4ISR Prototype Development Program

The U.S. Air Force has released a draft solicitation for a program to develop, test, demonstrate, integrate and deliver prototypes…
DoD Invests $75M to Help Defense Industrial Base Recover From Pandemic ImpactContract Awards

DoD Invests $75M to Help Defense Industrial Base Recover From Pandemic Impact

The Department of Defense has issued eight contract actions worth $74.9M combined to help five companies preserve manufacturing and workforce…
Heidi Grant: FY 2020 Foreign Arms Sales Hit $50.78BContract Awards

Heidi Grant: FY 2020 Foreign Arms Sales Hit $50.78B

Heidi Grant, director of the Defense Security Cooperation Agency, said foreign military sales in fiscal year 2020 reached $50.78B, including…
Leonardo DRS, VT Group Land Spots on $212M Navy Technical Insertion IDIQ ContractContract Awards

Leonardo DRS, VT Group Land Spots on $212M Navy Technical Insertion IDIQ Contract

Leonardo DRS and VT Group have secured positions on a five-year, $211.6M contract to help the U.S. Navy sustain technical…
Bechtel Secures $1B in Modifications for Naval Nuclear Propulsion ProgramContract Awards

Bechtel Secures $1B in Modifications for Naval Nuclear Propulsion Program

Bechtel's plant machinery company has received two contract modifications with a combined value of $1.14B to provide propulsion components for…
Final RFP for $11.7B Defense Enclave Services Contract Inches Closer to ReleaseContract Awards

Final RFP for $11.7B Defense Enclave Services Contract Inches Closer to Release

The Department of Defense plans to release by the second week of December the final solicitation for the potential $11.7B…
Former DoD Exec Peter Ranks Returns to CIA to Support Cloud Procurement ProgramExecutive Moves

Former DoD Exec Peter Ranks Returns to CIA to Support Cloud Procurement Program

Peter Ranks, former deputy chief information officer for information enterprise at the Department of Defense, has left DoD for a…
Gen. John Raymond: Space Force’s Acquisitions Command to Include Offices for Legacy, Nontraditional ContractingNews

Gen. John Raymond: Space Force’s Acquisitions Command to Include Offices for Legacy, Nontraditional Contracting

Gen. John Raymond, chief of space operations of the U.S. Space Force and a 2020 Wash100 awardee, has said the…