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NASA Taps SAIC, ATS JV for Langley, Glenn Research Center Support

NASA has awarded a $200 million contract to Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) and a $175.6 million contract to Alcyon Technical Services JV for services to Langley Research Center and Glenn Research Center, respectively. The space agency said Friday SAIC will provide information technology services at Langley from November this year to October …

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August 13 Market Close: GovCon Index Up, US Stocks Mixed on Economic Data

The GovCon Index regained some ground after two straight days of declines to close at a gain of 0.138 points to 76.493. U.S. stocks hovered around the gain line in the final hour of trading for a second consecutive day as investors considered data that showed retail sales climbed 0.6 percent in July and …

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Air Force Awards 3 Firms Systems Engineering IDIQ Positions

SA Technical Services, Advanced Concepts Enterprises and Streamline Defense have won positions on a $45 million contract to perform systems engineering and technical assistance services for the U.S. Air Force. The companies will carry out the tasks in the U.S. and abroad through Aug. 11, 2020, the Defense Department said …

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Mac Curtis: Vencore to Help Army Collect, Analyze Logistics Data

Vencore has been awarded a three-year, $86 million prime contract from the U.S. Army to continue its support for the Army Materiel Systems Analysis Activity’s sample data collection program. The company said Wednesday it will provide SDC services for models of the Army’s aviation and ground combat systems, ground support equipment and tactical wheeled …

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Army Picks 6 Firms for $249M Healthcare Facility Modernization Program

The U.S. Army has selected six companies to support the Army Medical Command‘s healthcare facility sustainment, restoration and modernization efforts under a $249 million task order contract. The Defense Department said Wednesday the companies will provide support through Aug. 11, 2018. Twenty-one bids were submitted to the Army Corps of Engineers for the firm-fixed-price, …

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General Dynamics Awarded $881M to Support US Military Intell Sharing System

A General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) unit has won a potential eight-year, $881 million contract from the U.S. Air Force to help manage an automated intelligence exchange and collaboration infrastructure for the U.S. and its allies. The company said Wednesday its information technology business will provide enterprise IT support services for the …

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August 12 Market Close: GovCon Index, US Markets Trade Near Gain Line on Energy Stock Lift

The GovCon Index recovered some losses sustained during the morning trading session Wednesday but ended at a decline of 0.130 points to 76.354. Gains from energy shares and Apple helped U.S. stocks to reverse declines from the morning session that stemmed from continued investor reaction to China’s currency devaluation in the …

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Lockheed Lands $450M TSA Equipment Distribution Contract; Scott Gray Comments

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) will provide security technologies and equipment at airports, terminals, ports and cargo facilities in the U.S.’ Western region under a potential $450 million contract with the Transportation Security Administration . The company said Wednesday the Transportation Security Equipment Deployment Services contract runs through July 2020 and covers checkpoint and screening …

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BAE Lands $130M Navy Destroyer Gun Update Contract

BAE Systems‘ U.S. subsidiary has been awarded a $130 million contract to update Mk 45 gun systems onboard the U.S. Navy’s destroyers. BAE Systems Inc. said Wednesday it will work to incorporate into the Mk 45 naval guns several Mod 4 configuration functions, such as new mount subsystems, a 62-caliber barrel, new control …

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MDA Taps Lockheed, Raytheon for Multi-Object Kill Vehicle Design Contracts

The Missile Defense Agency has awarded Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) a $9.7 million contract and Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) a $9.8 million contract to demonstrate Multi-Object Kill Vehicle concepts. Both contractors will create MKV proof-of-concept prototypes and risk reduction strategies and are scheduled to complete the work in May 2016, the …

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