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Raytheon Completes FLIR System to Support Soldiers Fields of View; Sam Deneke Quoted

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Raytheon Company has developed, manufactured and delivered its first 3rd GEN FLIR sensor system under a U.S. Army contract awarded in 2016. This latest Forward-Looking Infrared (FLIR) system to support soldiers four fields of view, the company announced on Wednesday.  

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Lockheed Gets $101M Contract Modification for USAF JASSM-ER Subsystem Design Changes

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has received a $100.6M contract modification from the U.S. Air Force to design, develop, integrate and test subsystem design changes for the extended range variant of the Joint Air-to-Surface Standoff Missile system. The project will center on the JASSM-ER wings and chines and work under the modification …

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MEI Wins $91M Army Tech R&D Support Contract

Millennium Engineering and Integration has won a potential five-year, $90.8 million contract to help the U.S. Army research and develop system and component technologies. The Defense Department said Monday MEI aims to build technology platforms that will employ modeling simulation software and analysis for various Army technology concepts. The Army Contracting Command received 10 bids …

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KBR CEO Stuart Bradie: Wyle Purchase Adds US Govt R&D Contracts as Complement to Overseas Work

KBR‘s (NYSE: KBR) move to purchase U.S. government engineering and technical services contractor Wyle Laboratories for $570 million aims to add a pipeline of domestic research-and-development services to federal agencies as a complement to work carried out overseas, KBR CEO Stuart Bradie told investors Monday. Bradie said a majority of KBR’s government …

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Army Picks Six Firms for $504M Domain 2 Design, Integration Contract

The U.S. Army has selected six companies to provide Domain 2 design, test and integration services in support of the Space and Missile Defense Command under a $504 million contract. The Defense Department said Thursday the contract was awarded to Colsa, CybEx, Decisive Analytics, MEI Technologies, Sentar and Torch Technologies. The …

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Johns Hopkins’ APL Awarded $405M for Special Operations Analysis, Studies

Johns Hopkins University’s Applied Physics Laboratory will carry out analysis work and studies in areas related to science and technology for Special Operations Command under a five-year, $405 million contract. The Defense Department said Tuesday APL will also perform experiments, engineering and developmental work in order to apply investigative findings …

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Boeing to Consolidate Defense, Space Development Functions; Chris Chadwick Comments

Boeing (NYSE: BA) will merge its defense and space business development operations into a single organization with the goal of addressing program risks and cost issues. Chris Chadwick, CEO of Boeing’s defense, space and security business, said Wednesday the future BDS development group will “apply engineering expertise, development program best …

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Rami Rahim Named Juniper Networks CEO

Rami Rahim, former executive vice president and general manager of Juniper Networks‘ (NYSE: JNPR) development and innovation segment,  has been promoted to CEO. Juniper said Monday Rahim, a 17-year veteran ofthe company, will also join the board of directors. “He is a talented leader who brings deep instincts about the networking industry, …

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Fulcrum IT Eyes Healthcare, HR Portfolio Expansion Through Corbin Buy; Jeff Handy Comments

Fulcrum IT has acquired technology engineering services provider Corbin Co., a prime contractor on a close to $2 billion U.S. Army contract for sensor technology support. Corbin provides cybersecurity and sensor technology services, among others, and will expand Centreville, Va.-based Fulcrum’s healthcare and human resources portfolio to include change management and strategic …

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General Dynamics Electric Boat Wins $459M for Submarine Engineering, Planning Yard

General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) Electric Boat subsidiary has won a $459, 005, 270 contract option to provide the U.S. Navy engineering and planning yard services for nuclear submarines, the Defense Department announced Monday. This option covers design agent and technical support work including drawings, technical data, design change documentation, logistics …

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