Tag Archives: Department of Homeland Security

DHS Awards LMI $25M Task Order to Provide Program Management and Technical Support Services

The Department of Homeland Security Science and Technology Directorate Office of National Laboratories awarded LMI a $25 million task order with options for multiple years to provide program management and technical support services with two additional one-year options to extend the task order, LMI announced on Tuesday.  LMI will provide …

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Kirstjen Nielsen Resigns as DHS Secretary

Kirstjen Nielsen on Sunday stepped down from her post as secretary of the Department of Homeland Security, CBS News reported Sunday. President Donald Trump announced in a tweet that Kevin McAleenan, commissioner of the Customs and Border Protection, will serve as interim DHS secretary. The report said Nielsen’s resignation comes …

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Donna Roy, Executive Director of DHS IS2O, Announced as Panelist for Potomac Officers Club 2019 Data Management Forum

Donna Roy, executive director of the Department of Homeland Security Information Sharing and Services Office, will be featured as a panelist during the Potomac Officers Club’s 2019 Data Management Forum on April 10th at the 2941 Restaurant in Falls Church, Va.  During the forum, GovCon leaders from the public and …

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FEMA, Booz Allen Vet Marko Bourne Joins ICF in SVP Role

Marko Bourne, a 10-year veteran of Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) and former senior official at the Federal Emergency Management Administration, has joined ICF (Nasdaq: ICFI) as senior vice president of disaster management. He brings 35 years of disaster response, mitigation, resilience and recovery program experience to his new position …

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Dewberry to Help Manage FEMA Housing Projects Under Potential $200M Contract

Dewberry has secured a potential five-year, $200M contract to help the Federal Emergency Management Agency manage projects and oversee construction activities related to direct housing missions. The company said it will support FEMA’s logistics management directorate in various programs including the Transportable Temporary Housing Unit. LMD helps the agency procure …

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Federal Procurement Vet Greg Rothwell Joins GovConRx Advisory Board

Greg Rothwell, a more than three-decade federal acquisition market veteran, has joined the advisory board of Reston, Va.-based GovConRx. He will join other government procurement professionals on the board to support the senior management team and provide strategic direction for the company, GovConRx said. Rothwell became the first chief procurement …

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Smiths Detection to Supply DHS Radiation Portal Monitors Under Potential $291M IDIQ

Smiths Detection has received a potential $291M contract from the Department of Homeland Security to supply a checkpoint technology designed to detect radiation emitting materials. The company said Monday it will provide radiation portal monitors to the DHS’ Office of Countering Weapons of Mass Destruction under the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract. RPMs work by …

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Proofpoint’s Tony D’Angelo: IT Modernization Could Help Agencies Shift Security Efforts to Users

Tony D’Angelo, vice president of federal business at Proofpoint (Nasdaq: PFPT), has said cloud migration and other information technology modernization initiatives provide agencies an opportunity to redirect their cybersecurity focus toward efforts aimed at protecting users from cyber threats. Agencies allocate only 8 percent of their cybersecurity budgets on email …

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PAE to Support DHS’ Airborne Biological Threat Detection Program Under $75M Deal

TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 3, 2018 — PAE will provide a team of scientists and support services under a potential $75.2M contract to help a Department of Homeland Security office in its mission to detect potential airborne biological threats, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Monday it will work with the DHS Countering …

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TechFlow Gets $968M DHS Contract for Explosive Detection Tech Maintenance Support

TechFlow has received a potential five-year, $967.9M contract from the Department of Homeland Security to maintain and provide logistics support for explosive detection systems. A FedBizOpps notice posted Thursday says the contract covers preventive maintenance; calibration and test equipment; radiation surveys; tools; parts obsolescence; and supply support for detection platforms deployed …

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