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SAIC Lands $118M Seaport-e Task Order for Deployment Prep Support; Tom Watson Comments

Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) will support the U.S. Fleet Forces Command‘s fleet deployment training program under a potential five-year, $118.5 million task order awarded by the U.S. Navy. The company said Thursday it will help develop and implement fleet training policies and directives, design the curriculum and develop, assess and …

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Andrew Strampach Joins Leidos as Global Services BD VP

Andrew Strampach, a former division vice president at Parsons‘ government services business, has joined Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) as VP of business development for the global services group. Leidos said Thursday Strampach will help oversee the company’s business pursuits in the U.S. defense and intelligence markets and oversee an organization comprising more …

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Michael Lewis Joins Seabury Group as A&D, Govt Services SVP; Christopher Kubasik Comments

Michael Lewis, co-founder of The Silverline Group, has joined Seabury Group as senior vice president for the company’s aerospace, defense and government services business. He will report to Patrick Henry Dowling, senior managing director for corporate finance, and lead Seabury’s efforts to establish investment banking operations in the government sector, …

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Ingrid Vaughan Named Manufacturing Ops VP for Northrop’s Electronic Systems Sector

Ingrid Vaughan, formerly director of the Ground/Air Task Oriented Radar program at Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC), will take the role of vice president of manufacturing operations for the company’s electronic systems segment. Northrop said Wednesday Vaughan will be in charge of the business unit’s manufacturing capacity, capability, processes and tools as …

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Alion to Support Navy in Ship Lifecycle Mgmt; Rod Riddick Comments

Alion Science and Technology will support the U.S. Navy in managing the service lifecycle of non-nuclear surface vessels under a potential three-year, $192 million task order contract awarded through the SeaPort-e vehicle. The company said Wednesday the Naval Sea Systems Command tasked it to provide technical, training, program, business and financial management support …

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State Dept Selects 6 on Overseas Facility Design, Engineering IDIQ

Six companies have secured final spots on a contract of an undisclosed value to support the State Department‘s architecture and engineering projects across the globe. The agency said Wednesday contractors will work with its Bureau of Overseas Buildings Operations to plan, build and renovate U.S. mission facilities globally. A total …

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May 6 Market Close: GovCon Index, US Stock Losses Deepen on Job Estimates

The GovCon Index declined for the second consecutive day Wednesday to record a loss of 0.155 points and close at 73.147. Health Net (NYSE: HNT) led gainers in the Index at 1.81 percent after the company reported a 28-percent revenue increase year-over-year for its fiscal year 2015 first quarter. U.S. …

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State Dept. OKs $3.5B in Aircraft, Weapon Sale Requests from 5 US Allies

The State Department has cleared foreign military sales agreements worth approximately $3.5 billion combined with five of U.S.’ Middle East and Asian partner nations, Defense One reported Tuesday. Marcus Weisgerber writes the agency approved Japan’s request to procure $3 billion in Bell Boeing (NYSE: BA)-built V-22 Osprey tiltrotor aircraft from …

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Health Net Gov’t Contract Revenue Jumps 7% in 1Q, Total Sales Up 28%

Health Net (NYSE: HNT) — one of 30 companies listed in Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index — has announced financial results for the first quarter of its 2015 fiscal year ended March 31, 2015. The Los Angeles-based managed healthcare services company said its revenue from government contracts increased 7.37 percent from the prior year period …

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Triple-i Buys Cyber, Health-Focused IT Firm CCSi; Leo Phelan Comments

Information Innovators Inc. has acquired information technology contractor Creative Computing Solutions Inc. for an undisclosed sum in a push to grow in the cybersecurity and health services markets. Triple-i said Tuesday CCSi is also an authorized third-party assessment organization for cloud service providers that seek to offer their products to federal agencies. Rockville, Md.-based CCSi holds …

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