Tag Archives: Defense Department

DoD Adds 15 Contractors to Potential $28B Tech R&D Services IDIQ

Fifteen companies have landed spots on the unrestricted full-and-open track of a potential nine-year, $28 billion contract vehicle for technology research and development services to the Defense Department. DoD said Tuesday this group of contractors may vie for at least $15 million in task orders under Pool 1 of the Defense Technical Information Center’s Information Analysis …

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General Dynamics NASSCO to Modernize Navy Guided Missile Cruiser Under Potential $155M Contract

A General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) subsidiary has landed a potential $154.8 million contract from the U.S. Navy to update, repair and maintain systems of a Ticonderoga-class guided missile cruiser. NASSCO will provide workforce and facilities needed to coordinate, integrate and complete requirements for the USS Cowpens ship’s fiscal 2018 modernization period availability, the …

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CTC Gets Award From Armaments, Ordnance Tech Consortia for Manufacturing Approach; Ed Sheehan Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, August 14, 2018 — Concurrent Technologies Corp. received recognition from the Defense Department‘s Ordnance Technology Consortium and the National Armaments Consortium earlier this year for the company’s ammunition manufacturing process, ExecutiveBiz reported Aug. 1. The company said July 31 the “Outstanding Technical Achievement” award presented during NAC’s general membership …

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DISA Selects MC Dean for Potential $96M IT Support Contract

M.C. Dean has won a potential five-year, $95.9 million contract from the Defense Information Systems Agency to provide information technology services to the U.S. Navy‘s Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Atlantic and U.S. European Command. The Defense Department said Monday the company will design, develop, procure, fabricate, configure, integrate, install and perform logistics …

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DARPA Awards Seven Spots on Potential $850M Technical, Analytical Services IDIQ

Seven companies have won spots on a potential five-year, $850 million contract to provide technical and analytical support services to the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency. DARPA received 12 offers for the multiple-award, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract through a competitive acquisition process, the Defense Department said Monday. Contractors will vie for cost-reimbursable, fixed-price …

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Lockheed to Design Hypersonic Weapon Tech Under Potential $480M Air Force Contract

The U.S. Air Force has awarded Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) a potential $480 million contract to design a second hypersonic weapon technology for the service branch. Lockheed’s missiles and fire control business will support critical design review, test and production readiness efforts under the Air-Launched Rapid Response Weapon program, the Defense Department said Monday. Work under …

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Vykin Wins Potential $385M DISA IDIQ to Engineer Combatant Command Networks

Vykin has won a potential five-year, $385 million from the Defense Information Systems Agency to provide network engineering support for combatant commands that operate in a mission partner environment. The Defense Department said Monday the company will receive funds at the task order level and that the agency will allocate a $500 …

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Hortonworks Supports JIDO Effort to Adopt Open Source for Capability Dev’t; Shaun Bierweiler Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, August 13, 2018 — Hortonworks (Nasdaq: HDP) has helped the Defense Department‘s Joint Improvised Threat Defeat Organization deploy an enterprise information technology platform built on the Hadoop data management software and other open source technologies, ExecutiveBiz reported July 30. Federal News Radio reported July 27 that the open source …

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Cubic Subsidiary Lands $522M Army Contract Modification for Satellite Antennas, Training Services

The U.S. Army has awarded Cubic‘s (NYSE: CUB) GATR Technologies subsidiary a $522.5 million contract modification to provide multiple-size Inflatable Satellite Antenna systems, kits, spares and training support. The Defense Department said Friday the Army Contracting Command will determine work locations and funds upon issuance of each order under the contract that …

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Raytheon, Leonardo DRS to Produce FLIR Camera Spare Parts for Army

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) and Leonardo DRS’ network and imaging systems business have each won a five-year, $79.3 million contract to provide spare parts for the U.S. Army‘s second-generation forward-looking infrared cameras. The Defense Department said Friday the two companies will produce the components for FLIR Block 1 B kits under the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contracts from …

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