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Jim McAleese Named to Wash100 for Leadership in GovCon Consulting and Analysis

Executive Mosaic, Tysons Corner, VA February 26, 2015 – Jim McAleese, a principal at McAleese and Associates, has been selected as one of this year’s Wash100 most influential leaders in GovCon for his consultation and analysis work in federal contracting. The Wash100 is the premier group of private and public sector leaders selected by Executive …

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Report: Defense Dept EHR Contract Competition Down to Three Teams

The Defense Department has set a competitive range for its potential $11 billion Healthcare Management System Modernization contract to narrow down the list of competing teams on the program to three, Nextgov reported Monday. Frank Konkel writes the Pentagon established the range in a presolicitation notice issued Thursday to maintain its plan to issue a contract award by June 2015. …

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BAE Systems, Information Systems Labs to Develop Naval Target Systems

BAE Systems Information Solutions and Information Systems Laboratories have each won contracts totaling $45 million to develop intelligence exploitation and targeting systems for the U.S. Navy. The companies will also work to field the prototypes and maintain deployed systems, the Defense Department said Monday. The agency added that the companies will have “a fair …

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ASRC Federal to Help Air Force Engineer Ballistic Missiles

An ASRC Federal subsidiary has won a potential $21.7 million contract to provide launch mission assurance services for the U.S. Air Force‘s ballistic missiles program. The contract has an initial $4 million value and covers missile engineering and sustainment work at Kirtland Air Force Base in New Mexico through Dec. …

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Report: Pentagon, Lockheed Close $4.7B Deal for Lot 8 F-35 Jets

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and the U.S. Defense Department have closed on a $4.7 billion contract for the eighth lot of low-rate initial production F-35 fighters, DoD Buzz reported Friday. Kris Osborn writes Lockheed will build 29 F-35s for the U.S. Air Force, Navy and Marine Corps and another 14 …

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Raytheon, DRS Subsidiary Win $28M Contract for Army Tech Integration Program

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) and a subsidiary of DRS Technologies will support the U.S. Army‘s Horizontal Technology Integration Second Generation Forward Looking Infrared program under a $28 million contract. The Defense Department said Thursday that Raytheon and DRS Network and Imaging Systems will provide manufacturing, program and configuration management, test and logistics, quality assurance and other support services …

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Ken Asbury: CACI to Collaborate With JIEDDO on Asymmetric Threat Defense

CACI International (NYSE: CACI) has received a potential $149 million task order to work with the Defense Department‘s Joint Improvised Explosive Device Defeat Organization on how to defend against asymmetric threats. CACI said Wednesday it received the task order via the General Services Administration‘s Federal Systems Integration and Management Center to help JIEDDO’s Special Operations Forces Support Team …

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DISA to Acquire Red Hat Software From DLT; Jim Propps Comments

DLT Solutions has been awarded a new blanket purchase agreement worth up to $40 million to provide Red Hat software and services to the Defense Department and intelligence agencies. The Defense Information Systems Agency awarded the new contract, which will run for five years through June 2019 as part of the …

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Bill Angrick: Liquidity Services Builds DLA Ties with 2-Year Surplus Mgmt Contract

Liquidity Services looked to build on its decade-long relationship with the Defense Logistics Agency with a new two-year contract to provide surplus management for its disposition services division. Bill Angrick, chairman and CEO of Liquidity Services, said Wednesday the company has processed and sold more than 240 million usable surplus …

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Mark Hewitt Joins Lockheed as VP of Strategy for IS&GS Business; Gerry Fasano Comments

Dr. Mark Hewitt, formerly executive vice president and chief strategy officer at QinetiQ North America, has been appointed VP of strategy for Lockheed Martin’s [NYSE: LMT] Information Systems & Global Solutions business. In his new role, Hewitt will oversee the development and management of the IS&GS business’ strategic planning process as well …

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