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Serco, Al Burhan to Train Iraqi Air Traffic Controllers; Zafar Raja Comments

Serco Group Plc has signed an 18-month contract extension with the Iraq Civil Aviation Authority to continue the company’s training services for new air traffic controllers at Baghdad International Airport. Al Burhan Group will work with Serco to train air traffic controllers in the area control center and the control …

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NASA Extends CSC’s Shared Services Center Contract

Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE: CSC) has received a one-year, $44 million option on its contract with NASA to help operate the agency’s Shared Services Center at Stennis Space Center in Mississippi. CSC will continue work through Sept. 30, 2014 and provide financial management, human resources, procurement and information technology support services to NASA,  the space …

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Alan Weakley Joins Sterling Global Operations as President; Matt Kaye Comments

Alan Weakley, a former group president at Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE: CSC), has been appointed president of employee-owned stability missions support provider Sterling Global Operations. Lenoir City, Tenn.-based SGO has 3, 500 employees and offers munitions response, security, intelligence support and logistics services to customers operating in remote locations, the …

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John Hillen to Chair SOS International’s Board of Advisers

John Hillen, formerly president and CEO of Sotera Defense Solutions for four years, has been appointed chairman of the board of advisers at SOS International. Hillen continues to serve as vice chairman of Sotera’s board of advisers and as chairman of the Professional Services Council’s board of directors, SOSi said Monday. …

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QinetiQ to Support SPAWAR with Software and Systems Engineering; Dave Shrum Comments

QinetiQ North America has won a three-year, $10 million contract to develop and test various net-centric programs for the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command Systems Center Atlantic. The QinetiQ Group plc subsidiary won the work under the Defense Information Systems Agency’s ENCORE II contract, QNA said Monday. “QinetiQ North America is excited to expand …

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ICF to Help EPA Manage ID Credential Cards; Bill Jacobs Comments

ICF International (NASDAQ: ICFI) has won a potential five-year,  $14.6 million contract to help the Environmental Protection Agency implement an identity management system for employees. The re-compete contract to support the agency’s Homeland Security Presidential Directive 12 initiative has one base year and four option years, ICF said Tuesday. “We are excited …

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Army Finalizes $7B Energy Program Awards, Picks 13 for Biomass

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has made the final round of awards on a 30-year, $7 billion program to acquire renewable and alternative energy from production facilities run by contractors. Thirteen businesses will compete for power purchase agreement task orders to supply biomass energy to Defense Department installations, the Pentagon said …

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DISA Starts Accepting Bids for $427M Enterprise Storage IDIQ

The Defense Information Systems Agency has started accepting proposals from industry for a potential six-year, $427 million contract covering enterprise storage hardware, software and services. Proposals are due to the agency Oct. 21 for the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract, which will contain a four-year base period and two one-year option periods, DISA …

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Noblis Wins FBI Sentinel Services Task Order; Drew Cohen Comments

Noblis has won a $13 million task order to help the FBI carry out organizational change management and business analysis work for the agency’s Sentinel case management system. The nonprofit science and technology organization worked with the FBI to deploy Sentinel in 2012 and transition to a new development methodology in …

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William Hernandez Appointed to Northrop Board of Directors; Wes Bush Comments

William Hernandez, formerly chief financial officer and senior vice president at chemical manufacturer PPG Industries, has been elected to the board of directors at Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC). Hernandez’ election increases the number of Northrop board members to 13 and 12 of the directors are not employees, the company said Friday. “His …

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