Tag Archives: Defense Department

Jacobs Wins Potential $242M IDIQ to Support Navy, Marine Corps Base Operations

Jacobs Engineering Group’s (NYSE: JEC) technology business has won a potential eight-year, $241.7M contract to support operations at U.S. Navy and Marine Corps installations in Jacksonville, Fla. The Defense Department said Tuesday services covered by the contract are port operations, facility investment, pest control, integrated solid waste management and grounds maintenance and …

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Four Firms to Support Non-Nuclear Production for Navy Submarines Under $167M Contract

Orbis Sibro, Q.E.D. Systems, Delphinus Engineering and Oceaneering International‘s (NYSE: OII) Chesapeake, Va. office will provide non-nuclear support for production efforts and repairs of U.S. Navy submarines under a shared potential five-year, $167M multiple-award contract. The companies will provide marine electrician, industrial fire watch, marine pipefitter, outside marine machinist, marine …

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Boeing to Replace Huey Helicopters Under $2.4B USAF Contract; Ed Dolanski Quoted

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has won a potential 13-year, $2.38B contract to replace the U.S. Air Force’s fleet of UH-1N Huey helicopters. The company said Monday it will deliver and maintain up to 84 MH-139 helicopters and provide training devices and related support equipment for the aircraft. MH-139 is based on the Leonardo-built AW139 helicopter that …

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Seven Firms to Maintain Army Medical Command Facilities Under $475M Contract

Seven companies have landed spots under a $475M multiple-award, firm-fixed-price contract for maintenance and operations services in support of the U.S. Army Medical Command’s facilities. The firms will compete for task orders to perform maintenance activities including minor construction and incidental repairs, the Defense Department said Monday. The Army will …

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IBM to Develop Neural Inference Hardware & Software for Air Force

TYSONS CORNER, VA, September 24, 2018 — IBM (NYSE: IBM) will research, design, build, integrate and deliver a new neural inference system for the U.S. Air Force under a $14.8M contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The Defense Department said Thursday the company will work on the hardware and software for the “NorthPole” machine …

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Johns Hopkins APL Lands Air Force Contract for Space Program Support

TYSONS CORNER, VA, September 24, 2018 — Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory has received a $23.8M contract from the U.S. Air Force for lifecycle services in support of the service branch’s space assets, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The Defense Department said Thursday the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity award includes a cost-plus-fixed-fee task order and covers technical and program …

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Harris Lands $255M DLA Contract for Special Operation Aircraft Parts

The Defense Logistics Agency has awarded Harris (NYSE: HRS) a seven-year, $255.4M contract to deliver B-52 and C-130 aircraft parts to U.S. Air Force special operation forces. The company will perform work under the fixed-price requirements contract in New Jersey and is scheduled to complete deliveries by May 24, 2026, the Defense Department said Friday. …

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Lockheed to Build Navy Submarine Imaging System Under Potential $753M Contract

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has secured a potential 10-year, $753.1M contract to help the U.S. Navy build and engineer an integrated submarine imaging system. The company will produce Technical Insertion 20-24 for the AN/BVY-1 ISIS in an effort to provide visual and other tools for the service branch’s submarines, the Defense Department said …

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UTC Gets $2B Contract Modification for Air Force Repairables

United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) has received a five-year, $2.46B modification to an existing contract for the delivery of depot level repairables and consumable parts in support of the U.S. Air Force. The Defense Logistics Agency awarded the modification that raises the base contract’s value to $4.93B and brings the …

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Steven Anderson Named SOSi Logistics Services VP

Steven Anderson, a retired U.S. Army brigadier general and former chief growth officer of Sallyport Global, has been named vice president of logistics services at SOS International’s mission solutions group. The 31-year Army veteran will be responsible for helping grow SOSi’s global logistics programs for the departments of Defense and State and …

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