Tag Archives: DOD

Northrop Lands Air Force KC-10 Engine Overhaul, Logistics Contracts

Northrop Grumman’s (NYSE: NOC) technical services business has received two separate contracts worth $54.1 million and $42.3 million from the U.S. Air Force to provide engine overhaul services and logistics support for the KC-10 program. The company will overhaul 12 KC-10 engines in Vancouver, Canada under the first contract that …

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MDA Names New Board of Directors, Senior Execs in Support of US Access Plan Strategy; Howard Lance Comments

MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates has appointed new board of directors and senior executives in support of the implementation of the company’s U.S. Access Plan strategy. Howard Lance, president and CEO of MDA, said in a statement released Monday the firm’s U.S. Access Plan seeks to pursue government contracts in order …

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Booz Allen, Cyberspace Solutions, Intrepid Receive DIA Enterprise IT Task Orders Under E-SITE Vehicle

Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH), Cyberspace Solutions and Intrepid Solutions and Services have each won a five-year task order from the Defense Intelligence Agency for a range of information technology support services to multiple defense and intelligence organizations. DIA awarded the task orders through its Enhanced Solutions for the Information Technology Enterprise indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract vehicle, …

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American Systems Adds Kenneth Krieg as Advisory Board Member; Peter Smith Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 4, 2016 — Kenneth Krieg, a former senior executive of International Paper Corp. and acquisition chief at the Defense Department, has joined American Systems‘ advisory board,  GovConExecutive said Monday. American Systems said Monday Krieg seeks to leverage his public and private sector experience to advise the government services contractor’s management team …

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General Atomics Awarded Navy MQ-25 Carrier Drone Risk Reduction Contract

General Atomics’ aeronautical systems business has received a potential one-year, $44 million contract to perform risk reduction efforts for the U.S. Navy’s MQ-25 unmanned carrier aerial system program. The contractor will develop trade space and refine concepts in support of requirements generation prior to the program’s engineering and manufacturing development phase, …

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McCrone, Schafer Land Contracts to Support Air Force Nuclear Treaty Monitoring Mission

McCrone Associates and Schafer Vallecitos Laboratories have received a pair of potential eight-year contracts to provide non-personal services for the U.S. Air Force’s technical applications center. The military branch awarded McCrone a potential $91 million cost-plus-fixed-fee contract and Schafer a $90 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract, the Defense Department said Monday. Both contractors …

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Navy Awards Long-Lead Ship Materials Procurement Funds to General Dynamics, Huntington Ingalls

The U.S. Navy has awarded separate contract modifications to General Dynamics‘ (NYSE:GD) NASSCO subsidiary and Huntington Ingalls Industries‘ (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division to obtain long-lead time materials needed for the production of two Navy ships. The Defense Department said Monday that Ingalls Shipbuilding will supply machinery control system components and software; cargo and aircraft elevators; …

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BAE, Boeing Receive Trident II Missile Support Contracts From Navy

The U.S. Navy has awarded a pair of sole-source contracts to a BAE Systems subsidiary and Boeing (NYSE: BA) for support work on the military branch’s Trident II D5 fleet ballistic missile system. BAE Technology Solutions and Services will provide systems engineering and integration services for the Trident FBM under a contract …

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Andy Dougherty to Join Continental Mapping as President

Andy Dougherty, former deputy director of KEYW‘s (Nasdaq: KEYW) survey and exploration systems sector, has been named president of Sun Prairie, Wisconsin-based Continental Mapping Consultants in a move that takes effect Oct. 10. Continental Mapping said Thursday the mapping industry veteran will succeed David Hart, who will transition into a new role as the company’s CEO. …

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Dominion Privatization Texas Wins $740M Contract to Manage Army Electric, Natural Gas Distribution Systems

Dominion Privatization Texas has won a potential 50-year, $740.2 million contract from the Defense Logistics Agency to own, operate and maintain electric and natural gas distribution systems at the Fort Hood military base in Texas. Eight proposals were submitted to DLA for the fixed-price, economic-price-adjustment contract through a competitive solicitation, the Defense Department …

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