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AECOM Eyes Work Under $28B DoD Tech R&D Contract; John Vollmer Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, September 6, 2018 — AECOM (NYSE: ACM) will support technology research and development efforts at the Defense Department‘s Defense Technical Information Center through its position on a potential $28B contract from the DoD Information Analysis Centers, ExecutiveBiz reported Aug. 24. The company said Aug. 23 its URS Federal Services …

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Northrop Gets $89M Modification on Marine Aircraft Mission Computer R&D IDIQ

Northrop Grumman’s (NYSE: NOC) mission systems sector has received an $89M contract modification to build special mission computer systems and support equipment for the U.S. Marine Corps. The modification would increase the ceiling value of a previously awarded indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract that covers research and development of computing system configuration sets for …

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Army Chooses Six Firms for Autonomous Unmanned Systems Teaming Project

The U.S. Army has selected six small businesses for a five-year, $50M contract to develop technologies that can support teaming operations among unmanned aerial, ground and underwater autonomous vehicles. Accelerated Development and Support, Archarithms, Cybernet Systems, DHPC Technologies, Robotic Research, Shield AI will compete for task orders under the Army’s Autonomous Unmanned Systems Teaming and …

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Army Awards Spots on $1.5B HR Support Contract to 12 Small Businesses

Twelve companies have won spots on a potential 10-year, $1.52B contract to provide recruitment, administrative and management services to support the U.S. Army‘s human resources functions. The Army Contracting Command received 37 bids for the firm-fixed-price contract designated for small businesses, the Defense Department said Tuesday. DoD expects contractors to …

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Ted Harrison Promoted to TAPE SVP, COO

Technical and Project Engineering has promoted Theodore “Ted” Harrison, formerly senior vice president of TAPE’s products division, to the positions of senior vice president and chief operating officer. His promotion will take effect Sept. 10 and he will be in charge of business operations, internal growth and personnel with emphasis on …

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General Dynamics-Raytheon JV Wins $502M Army Engineering, Technical Support Contract

Range Generation Next, a joint venture of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) and Raytheon (NYSE: RTN), will provide technical and engineering services to the U.S. Army under a potential 10-year, $502.2M contract. The Defense Department said Tuesday RGNext will perform work through Oct. 1, 2028 in Huntsville, Ala., and on Kwajalein Atoll in the Marshall Islands. The Army Contracting …

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Lockheed Awarded $500M Navy Electronics Test Equipment Supply Contract

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has received a potential $500M contract to supply the U.S. Navy with more than 200 units of equipment designed to test aircraft electronics. The company said Tuesday it will produce and deliver Electronic Consolidated Automated Support Systems over a seven-year period. Sailors uses eCASS to troubleshoot electronic …

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SpringCM’s Gary Wootten: Cloud-Based Records Retention Schedule Could Help Agencies Streamline Document Mgmt

Gary Wootten, vice president of public sector at SpringCM, has said agencies that aim to automate records management and improve collaboration should adopt a cloud-based records retention schedule. Wootten wrote that implementing such a schedule would help agencies classify records based on retention period, event or case type while complying …

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Mitre Awarded $407M Contract to Support Air Force Through National Security Engineering Center

Mitre has received a $406.8M contract to provide support services to the U.S. Air Force through the utilization of the National Security Engineering Center that the nonprofit corporation manages for the Defense Department. The service branch will obligate $506.2K in foreign military sales funds at the time of award, the DoD said …

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General Dynamics Receives $145M in Army WIN-T Configuration Contracts

The U.S. Army has awarded General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) a pair of contracts worth $144.9M combined to provide configuration items for the Warfighter Information Network-Tactical mission network and hardware. The Defense Department said Friday the company’s mission systems business will perform work under the two contracts in Taunton, Mass., through Aug. 31, …

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