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Perspecta to Offer Data Mgmt Support Under $920M NGA Janus Geography IDIQ; Mac Curtis Comments

Perspecta (NYSE: PRSP) will provide geography data integration, validation and creation support services for the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency under a potential 10-year, $920 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract awarded in May. The company said Monday it will merge its open-source data acquisition strategy with artificial intelligence and machine learning to help build up …

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Pivotal’s Keith Salisbury: Modern Approach to Software Dev’t Key to Transforming Mission Execution

Keith Salisbury, vice president for federal business at Pivotal Software (NYSE: PVTL), has said government agencies should adopt a rapid and modern approach to software development in order to build and deploy applications within days and immediately execute their missions. Salisbury wrote that agency leaders should assess if they consider …

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Northrop to Continue Army Mission Training Support Under $128M Contract

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has received a potential $128 million contract to help the U.S. Army‘s Mission Command Training Center facilitate live, virtual and constructive simulation exercises for service members. The company said Monday it will also provide game-based and mission staff training and technical support as part of the Mission Training Complex Contractor …

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SaiTech-Venesco JV Awarded Potential $243M NASA IT Support Services Contract

The joint venture of SaiTech and Venesco will provide a range of information technology support services to the IT and communications division at NASA’s headquarters in Washington under a potential five-year, $243 million contract. NASA said Tuesday the JV will help the division plan and manage information systems, support applications, engineer and …

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KBR’s Govt Arm Secures $133M Army Patriot Missile System Support Order

The U.S. Army has awarded KBR‘s (NYSE: KBR) government services business a potential $133 million task order to support engineering and technical analysis of the Patriot missile defense system and adjunct systems. KBRwyle will help the service branch implement  engineering changes, modification retrofits and technical upgrades as well as conduct reliability, availability and maintainability …

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6 Firms to Share in Army Software Engineering Support Contract

Six companies have secured positions on a potential five-year, $45 million contract to provide support services to a U.S. Army center established to develop and engineer software for weapons, training and combat support systems. Contractors will compete for task orders to assist the military service’s Armament Software Engineering Center in various …

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Report: EchoStar Calls for Talks With Inmarsat Board Over $3.2B Takeover Offer

Colorado-based EchoStar (Nasdaq: SATS) called on Inmarsat to initiate discussions with shareholders about its $3.2 billion takeover offer and that it would pursue the bid if given a deadline extension, Reuters reported Friday. EchoStar has until Friday, July 6, to decide whether to present a firm offer for Inmarsat or drop the …

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Lockheed Subsidiary to Produce Army Vehicle Sensor Spare Parts Under $80M Contract

The Defense Logistics Agency has awarded a five-year, $80 million contract to a Lockheed Martin subsidiary to produce spare parts for a remotely-controlled, multisensor surveillance technology for U.S. Army. Gyrocam Systems will manufacture the AN/VSQ-6B Vehicle Optics Sensor System spares under the firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract, the Defense Department said Tuesday. According to a FedBizOpps …

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Deborah Ricci Joins Veritas-Owned PwC Public Sector as CFO; Scott McIntyre Comments

Deborah Ricci, formerly chief financial officer of Constellis, has been appointed to the same role at PwC’s former public sector arm that New York-based private equity firm Veritas Capital acquired in May. She brings to her position 25 years of finance, accounting, contracts, information technology and human resources management experience …

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Bryan Caccavale Named Huntington Ingalls Division VP for Strategic Sourcing

Bryan Caccavale, formerly director of strategic sourcing at Huntington Ingalls Industries‘ (NYSE: HII) Newport News Shipbuilding division, has been appointed vice president of strategic sourcing in the same division. He will report to Newport News President Jennifer Boykin and succeed John Temple, who is due to retire early next year after …

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