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Fluor Wins $1.5B to Manage National Oil Reserve

A subsidiary of Fluor Corp. (NYSE: FLR) has won a potential 10-year,  $1.46 billion contract to manage the country’s emergency oil inventory for the Energy Department. Fluor Federal Petroleum Operations LLC will assume responsibility for managing and operating the Strategic Petroleum Reserve on Dec. 1, DOE said Wednesday. The contract contains a five-year, …

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Boeing Subsidiary Wins $300M Special Operations UAV Hardware, Services IDIQ

Boeing‘s (NYSE: BA) Insitu subsidiary has won a $300 million contract from the U.S. Navy to provide hardware and services for unmanned aerial systems operated by U.S. Special Operations Command. The firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract covers new ScanEagle air vehicles with related parts and in-theatre field service representatives to work with naval …

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General Dynamics Wins $187M to Convert Abrams Tanks

General Dynamics Land Systems (NYSE: GD) has won a $187.5 million contract to convert 84 Abrams tanks into a new configuration. Work will support a foreign military sales agreement with Saudi Arabia, the Defense Department said Wednesday. The company will convert 44 M1A1 and 40 M1A2 model vehicles to the M1A2S configuration …

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Army Adds New Generation Power to $7B Energy Program’s Geothermal Portion

Chicago-based renewable energy developer New Generation Power will compete for task orders to carry out geothermal energy projects at Defense Department installations under a potential 30-year, $7 billion program. New Generation Power joins a pool of five other contractors that were selected in May after further evaluation by the government, …

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SRA Wins Navy Sealift Command IT Services Extension; George Batsakis Comments

SRA International has won a potential three-year, $56 million contract extension to continue providing information technology services to a U.S. Navy command for communications infrastructure. The company will be responsible for logistics and warehouse services and helping to train C4 personnel (command, control, communications and computer systems), SRA said Thursday. George Batsakis, senior …

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General Dynamics Shuffles Marine Systems Leadership Team; John Casey Comments

General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) has reorganized the responsibilities of its executive team for its subsidiaries within the marine systems business group. Jeffrey Geiger, president of Bath Iron Works, will move into the same position in the Electric Boat subsidiary and succeed the retiring Kevin Poitras on Nov. 4, General Dynamics …

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Bechtel JV to Build Laser System for EU Research Facility; John Howanitz Comments

A joint venture that includes Bechtel has won a contract worth more than $45 million to create laser technology for the pan-European extreme light infrastructure facility located near Prague in the Czech Republic. Lawrence Livermore National Security LLC will build the device to facilitate research in homeland security, medical imaging …

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Northrop to Help Navy Expand Maritime UAV Flights; Mike Mackey Comments

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has won a $9.98 million contract to operate and maintain an unmanned aerial vehicle that works to survey oceans and coastlines for the U.S. Navy. The Navy wants the Broad Area Maritime Surveillance drone to fly 15 missions each month, up from nine with the goal of increasing …

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CGI Stanley Subsidiary Adds 12 Countries Under US Visa Processing IDIQ

Stanley Associates, a subsidiary of CGI Federal (NYSE: GIB) has won a potential $32.8 million task order from the State Department‘s Bureau of Consular Affairs to help process visas at U.S. embassies and consulates in 12 European countries. The order falls under the 10-year Global Support Strategy indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract vehicle and contains one base …

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Joe Kernan Appointed SAP NS2 Business Development VP; Mark Testoni Comments

Retired Navy Vice Adm. Joe Kernan, who served as a senior military assistant to former Defense Secretary Robert Gates, has been appointed vice president of business development at SAP National Security Services,  an independent U.S. subsidiary of the global software developer. The 36-year military veteran and former Navy SEAL will …

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