Tag Archives: Defense Department

General Dynamics Electric Boat Lands Potential $138M Navy Submarine R&D Support Contract

General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) Electric Boat subsidiary has secured a potential $137.9 million contract to support a U.S. Navy research and development program aimed at formulating submarine concepts. Electric Boat will provide engineering and technical design services to the Navy and a foreign military sales customer under the cost-plus-fixed-fee contract, the Defense Department said …

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Knight Point Systems Wins $902M DISA Recompete for Comm Infrastructure Services

Knight Point Systems will continue to provide communication infrastructure services to the Defense Information Systems Agency under a potential 10-year, $902 million contract. The Communications Capacity Services II contract covers the provision of routers, monitoring equipment, appliances, switches, monitoring and reporting software and supporting devices for the Defense Department and its partners, …

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Navy Awards FFG(X) Frigate Conceptual Design Contracts to 5 Firms

The U.S. Navy has awarded five companies separate contracts to provide a conceptual design of the service’s future guided missile frigate. The Naval Sea Systems Command received six proposals for the firm-fixed-price contracts as part of the FFG(X) ship program, the Defense Department said Friday. NAVSEA selected Austal‘s U.S. subsidiary, Fincantieri …

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Raytheon Lands Work for Navy F/A-18, EA-18G Sensor Software, Hardware

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 15, 2018 — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) will build additional software and hardware for the sensor systems on the U.S. Navy‘s F/A-18E/F and EA-18G aircraft under an $8.8 million contract modification, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The Defense Department said Tuesday the Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division in China Lake, California, serves as the contracting …

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Orbital ATK Lands $79M IDIQ to Help Maintain, Operate Navy Drone Missile Targets

Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA) has secured a potential five-year, $79.4 million contract from the U.S. Navy to manage ground launch drone missile targets for test and evaluation. The company will provide GQM-163A development test, operation and maintenance services to the Naval Air Warfare Center’s Weapons Division through the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract, the Defense Department said Wednesday. DoD added that work …

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Boeing to Develop, Integrate Navy F/A-18 Conformal Fuel Tanks Under $220M Contract

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has received a potential $219.6 million delivery order to implement an engineering change proposal to the F/A-18 Hornet fuel tank for the U.S. Navy. The company will help the service branch design, develop, test and integrate the conformal fuel tank onto the multirole combat aircraft, the Defense Department said …

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Boeing to Update 4 AWACS Aircraft for Japan Under $60M Air Force Award

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 14, 2018 — Boeing (NYSE: BA) will help install and verify the upgrades to the mission computer of Japan’s E-767 Airborne Warning and Control System aircraft under a potential $60.9 million contract from the U.S. Air Force, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The Defense Department said Monday the company is tasked …

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Army, Harris Vet Dennis Moran Joins Defense Team at Deep Water Point

Dennis Moran, formerly vice president of Defense Department business development at Harris’ (NYSE: HRS) global business development unit, has joined Annapolis, Maryland-based federal management consulting firm Deep Water Point as a DoD subject matter expert. The retired U.S. Army major general will be part of Deep Water Point’s defense team that aims …

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Sikorsky Awarded $126M for Lot 3 King Stallion Helicopter Long Lead Items

Lockheed Martin‘s (NYSE: LMT) Sikorsky subsidiary has received a $126.5 million contract modification from the U.S. Navy to obtain long lead materials for the low-rate initial production of seven CH-53K King Stallion helicopters. Sikorsky will procure the items needed to manufacture the third batch of CH-53K aircraft through the modified contract, the Defense Department said …

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Source-Ray Wins $100M DLA Radiology Tech Supply Contract

Source-Ray has won a potential 10-year, $100 million contract from the Defense Logistics Agency to supply radiology systems and accessories to U.S. military services and federal civilian agencies. DLA’s troop support unit received 27 responses for the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract via a competitive procurement, the Defense Department said Friday. The agency will obligate defense …

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