Tag Archives: Europe

US Air Force Taps 6 Firms for $48M Environmental, Construction IDIQ Contract

Six companies have won a combined $48 million contract to carry out environmental and construction support services for the U.S. Air Force. The 772nd Enterprise Sourcing Squadron awarded the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract through a competitive process and the winning contractors are expected to complete work through June 8, 2023, the Defense …

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NAVFAC Picks AECOM for Architecture-Engineering Contract

TYSONS CORNER, VA May 12, 2015 — Executive Mosaic — ExecutiveBiz reported Monday on AECOM (NYSE: ACM) Technical Services’ $45 million contract award to provide architectural and engineering documentation support for U.S. Navy overseas facilities for five years. The work includes services for the Naval Facilities Engineering Command’s facility design …

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May 4 Market Close: GovCon Index Extends Rebound as Europe, China Gains Lift US Stocks

The GovCon Index closed in positive territory for the second consecutive day Tuesday with a gain of 0.263 to close at 74.324. Gains in European and Chinese markets helped U.S. stocks to a second straight day of gains and eight out of 10 sectors in the S&P 500 composite index …

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John Heller: State Dept Extends PAE Support for US Diplomatic Mission

PAE will continue to provide personnel to perform operations and maintenance work at U.S. embassies and consulates in Asia and Europe under a five-year, $48.3 million contract from the State Department. The company said Thursday the new contract extends its support for the U.S. diplomatic mission across 15 European and Asian locations. “We look forward to …

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NTT Com Eyes European Data Center Space With E-shelter Buy-In

NTT Communications (NYSE: NTT) is set to acquire a majority stake totaling 86.7 percent of shares in German data center service operator e-shelter from private equity investment company ABRY Partners. NTT Com said Monday through the move the company intends to boost its market presence in the region and bolster its capability to meet growing demand for data …

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January 13 Market Close: GovCon Index Gains, US Stocks Slip Over Europe Concerns

The GovCon Index rallied with a gain of 0.425 points — or 0.302 percent — to close at 70.762 on Tuesday. Concerns over the prospects of economic growth in Europe weighed on trading activity in the U.S. and investors will watch for a potential stimulus from Europe’s central bank, the Wall Street Journal reports. The …

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BAE to Pay $232M Cash for Commercial Cyber Services Firm SilverSky; Ian King Comments

BAE Systems PLC has agreed to acquire commercial cybersecurity services provider Perimeter Internetworking Corp. — which does business as SilverSky — for $232.5 million cash. BAE expects to close the transaction before the end of this calendar year upon the receipt of regulatory approvals, the London-based defense contractor said Tuesday. SilverSky, which operates primarily in …

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Christine Laurens Elevates to CFO Post at AT Kearney

Christine Laurens, a 12-year A.T. Kearney veteran and formerly vice president of global finance, has elevated to the chief financial officer role at the Chicago-based management consulting provider. “I’m particularly excited about the role our finance team can play in supporting and driving A.T. Kearney’s ambitions to double in size …

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Elbit Systems Wins $123M Airborne Defense Electronics System Contract

Elbit Systems (Nasdaq: ESLT) has been awarded a potential four-year, $123 million contract to provide electronic systems to a European country. The company said Wednesday that the unnamed country will use the defense electronic systems for airborne applications. Elbit Systems is a defense contractor based in Haifa, Israel.

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Raytheon-Astrium Team to Pursue NATO Missile Defense Contract; George Mavko Comments

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) and Astrium have partnered to compete for a potential seven-year, $91 million contract to engineer and integrate a ballistic missile defense system for NATO. NATO intends to address its territorial defense requirements in Europe under the contract and build both a BMD command and control system and …

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