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Five Companies to Supply FEMA Generators Under $90M Shared Contract Modification

The Defense Logistics Agency has awarded a $90M contract modification to five companies for the supply of generators and related supplies to the Federal Emergency Management Agency. Contractors will perform work in Virginia, Washington, D.C., Illinois, Georgia and Texas through July 1, 2019, the Department of Defense said Tuesday. The awardees …

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SAP’s Tom Padgett, Laura Grant: Agencies Should Pick Cloud Partners Committed to Security, Innovation

Tom Padgett and Laura Grant of SAP (NYSE: SAP) have said agencies should partner with a cloud service provider with a capability to innovate and offer security. Grant and Padgett wrote about the potential benefits to agencies of handing the responsibility to innovate to cloud providers. “By shifting that responsibility …

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Former DNI James Clapper Joins StellarPeak as Senior Adviser

James Clapper, former director of national intelligence, has joined Reston, Va.-based technical services contractor StellarPeak as a senior adviser. He will help advance the company’s growth efforts particularly in the intelligence community by building up market intelligence, business development and corporate strategic planning initiatives, StellarPeak said Tuesday. StellarPeak CEO Nuhad …

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Huntington Ingalls to Buy Fulcrum in Gov’t IT Services Market Push; Andy Green Quoted

Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) has agreed to acquire Fulcrum IT Services for an undisclosed sum in a move to grow predictive threat analytics and situational awareness offerings for the government sector. The deal is expected to be completed in February and would add cybersecurity, software development, big data, special operations and engineering …

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Textron Subsidiary to Produce Lot 16 Navy Attack Helicopters Under $440M Contract Modification

Textron’s (NYSE: TXT) Bell Helicopter subsidiary has received a four-year, $439.5M contract modification to build 25 lot 16 AH-1Z twin-engine attack helicopters for the U.S. Navy. Bell Helicopter will also provide 25 stores control units as part of the modification, which exercises an option under a previously awarded fixed-price-incentive contract, the Department …

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McAleese & Associates: Navy Secretary Richard Spencer on Readiness, Info Management

Consulting firm McAleese & Associates has released a report on Navy Secretary Richard Spencer‘s speech at the Surface Navy Association’s Annual National Symposium. Spencer, a 2019 Wash100 winner, said at the SNA event that the Navy needs a sense of urgency and to ramp up speed and rate of change to address …

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Wells Fargo Securities: IBM to Release 2018 Q4 Results, Initial 2019 Guidance

A Wells Fargo Securities report says IBM (NYSE: IBM) is scheduled to release on Tuesday its fourth-quarter results for 2018 and initial guidance for 2019. According to the report released Friday, shareholders of Red Hat (NYSE: RHT) approved a deal for IBM to acquire the Raleigh, N.C.-based software company for approximately …

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Global PCCI Awarded $250M IDIQ to Help Navy Maintain Emergency Ship Salvage Equipment

Global PCCI has secured a potential $250M contract to help the U.S. Navy manage a system for maintaining equipment for salvage, diving, pollution response and underwater ship husbandry activities. The company will support management of facilities that utilize the Emergency Ship Salvage Material system under the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract, the Department of Defense …

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Raytheon Lands Potential $99M Navy Contract for Dual-Band Radar Engineering Services

Raytheon‘s (NYSE: RTN) integrated defense systems business has received a potential $98.8M contract to help the U.S. Navy engineer a radar system designed to operate over two frequency ranges simultaneously. Services will encompass system updates, engineering change proposals, product support, test, installation and integration, program management, analyses and studies for the …

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Karthik Srinivasan Appointed IndraSoft COO; Neeraja Lingam Quoted

IndraSoft has named information technology industry veteran Karthik Srinivasan as chief operating officer of the Reston,Va.-based IT platforms and services provider. He brings more than 24 years of experience managing programs and accounts and driving growth efforts to his new position, IndraSoft said Thursday. IndraSoft CEO Neeraja Lingam said Srinivasan will be …

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