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DoD Invests $84M in Seven Companies to Strengthen Industrial Base Capabilities

Pentagon

The Department of Defense has signed $84.4M in agreements with seven companies under the Defense Production Act Title III to retain employees and strengthen domestic industrial base capabilities in small unmanned aerial systems, shipbuilding and space technology sectors during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Mission Essential Group Merges Intelligence Business Units, Appoints Tom Middleton to Lead MEIS; Gregory Miller Quoted

Mission Essential

The Mission Essential Group has merged two intelligence business units, IMT LLC and Mission Essential’s Intel Analytics organization, to form Mission Essential Intelligence Solutions (MEIS), the company announced Thursday.

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Defense Contractors Ask Government to Backfill DoD Money Used to Cover COVID-19 Expenses

Pentagon

The CEOs of eight defense contractors wrote separate letters to the White House and the Department of Defense saying that the money sourced from DoD’s budget to help companies retain highly skilled employees during the COVID-19 pandemic should be replaced with new funds to prevent military modernization programs from being jeopardized, Reuters reported Thursday.

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ATI Gets $450M Army Contract Modification for Coronavirus Antibody Production

ATI

Advanced Technology International has been awarded a one-year, $450.4M contract modification by the U.S. Army to produce antibodies to the virus that causes COVID-19. The branch obligated the full contract amount for ATI's large-scale antibody manufacturing efforts, the Department of Defense said Tuesday.

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