Tag Archives: Defense Department

Millennium Lands Spot on $960M Navy Contract for Program Management

Millennium has been selected to compete for task orders under an existing $960M multiple-award, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for program management services supporting the Naval Air Systems Command. The Virginia-based company will join other firms to plan, implement, coordinate, integrate and evaluate strategies, programs and administrative approaches for NAVAIR, the Defense Department …

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Northrop Lands $55M Contract for Unified Military Cyber System Support

TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 31, 2018 — Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) will continue its work to develop a joint cybersecurity system for the military under a potential $54.6M contract from the U.S. Air Force, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The Defense Department said Friday Northrop Grumman Systems will also work to integrate, field and …

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Perspecta Awarded $564M DoD Software, Hardware Maintenance Task Order; Mac Curtis Quoted

Perspecta (NYSE: PRSP) has received a potential five-year, $564M task order to continue to provide integration and maintenance services for the Defense Department’s mission-critical software and hardware worldwide. The company said Tuesday the task order awarded by the General Services Administration’s Federal Acquisition Service covers support for DoD’s Defense Manpower …

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CNAS’ Susanna Blume Assesses Possible Return to Sequestration

Susanna Blume, a senior fellow in the defense program at the Center for a New American Security, has said U.S. defense spending is likely to drop if Republicans retain control of the Senate and Democrats win a House majority in the midterm elections. Blume wrote in an article published Monday …

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Air Force Taps Five Companies for $473M Follow-On Calibration Lab Support IDIQ

Five companies have landed spots on a potential 10-year, $473M contract vehicle to provide personnel and management support to the U.S. Air Force‘s precision measurement equipment laboratories. The Enterprise Contracted PMEL Services II contract will include the provision of materials, tools and other items necessary for professional and technical metrologists to calibrate equipment for the …

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BAE Unit to Support Navy Air Traffic Control, Landing Systems Under Potential $72M IDIQ

A BAE Systems business unit has received a potential five-year, $72M contract to support air traffic control and landing systems on ships or at shore facilities of the U.S. Navy. BAE’s technology solutions and services group will provide equipment modification, system safety work, quality assurance, test bed operations and technical support services to …

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HII Shipyard to Update, Maintain & Repair Navy’s USS O’Kane Destroyer

TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 30, 2018 — Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) will work to update a U.S. Navy Arleigh Burke-class destroyer under a potential $51.5M contract that runs through January 2020, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The Defense Department said Friday HII San Diego Shipyard will perform maintenance and repairs on USS O’Kane as part of the …

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Jones Lang LaSalle-Midnight Sun JV Wins $237M Navy Base Operations Support IDIQ

A joint venture of Jones Lang LaSalle and Midnight Sun Technologies has won a potential $236.9M contract to support operations at the U.S. Navy‘s air station in Jacksonville, Fla., and outlying areas. JLL-Midnight Sun IFMS will help the military branch manage utilities, facility investment operations, electrical systems, vehicles and equipment …

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McAleese & Associates: Boeing ‘Self-Funds’ R&D Work on Some Defense Programs

A new report by consulting firm McAleese & Associates says Boeing (NYSE: BA) has begun to “self-fund” research and development work on some Defense Department programs as it aims to win new contract opportunities. Jim McAleese, founder and principal at McAleese & Associates, wrote that one of those opportunities is the U.S. Air Force’s …

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BAE’s Al Whitmore: Internal R&D to Drive Efforts Under Pentagon’s DTIC IAC Contract

TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 29, 2018 — Al Whitmore, president of the intelligence and security sector of BAE Systems Inc., has said the company aims to build on its internal research and development activities to fulfill work under a multi-award contract with the Defense Department, ExecutiveBiz reported Oct. 2. The …

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