Tag Archives: DOD

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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Army Orders Additional BAE Missile Warning Systems, Support Services for $249M

BAE Systems‘ U.S. subsidiary has received a two-year, $249.4 million contract modification to produce common missile warning systems and spares for the U.S. Army. The Defense Department said Friday the modification also covers systems engineering, technical support and logistics services. BAE Systems Inc. will carry out work through Sept. 30, 2018, and the military branch will provide funds …

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General Dynamics Secures $155M DIA Enterprise Comms Task Order

General Dynamics’ (NYSE: GD) information technology business has won a potential five-year, $154.7 million contract to provide enterprise communications services to the Defense Intelligence Agency’s directorate for information management and chief information officer. DIA received three proposals for the task order through the agency’s Enhanced Solutions for the Information Technology Enterprise contract vehicle, …

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Lockheed Wins $149M Navy Electronic Warfare Production Contract Under SEWIP Block 2

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has won a potential three-year, $149 million contract to produce AN/SLQ-32 electronic warfare systems and subsystems for the U.S. Navy. The Naval Sea Systems Command received two proposals for the firm-fixed-price contract and will obligate the full contract amount at the time of award, the Defense Department said …

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