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Reuters: Arlington Capital Partners Eyes Novetta Solutions Sale

Arlington Capital Partners is considering a sale of analytics firm Novetta Solutions, which could be valued at more than $650 million, Reuters reported Tuesday. Mike Stone reports the private equity firm tapped Morgan Stanley and Houlihan Lokey to advise on a possible auction for the sale. Novetta works with defense …

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March 4 Market Close: GovCon Index Dips as US Stocks Retreat

The GovCon Index closed down for the second consecutive day with a loss of 0.46 points to 69.272. All sectors of the S&P 500 ended the day in negative territory on a day that saw U.S. markets end the day with broad-based losses, the Wall Street Journal reported. Investors also considered economic …

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Reuters: Finmeccanica Taps US Investment Bank to Help Offer DRS Pieces for Sale

U.S. investment bank Jefferies Group LLC will send out invitations next week in an effort to seek out potential offers for selected business units of U.S. defense contractor DRS Technologies, Reuters reported Tuesday. Pamela Barbaglia and Mike Stone report that Italian conglomerate Finmeccanica, DRS’ owners, have identified its aviation and logistics …

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Mary Davie: GSA Plans 3-Year Extensions to Networx Contracts

The General Services Administration has started talks with contractors on three-year extensions for the current set , GSA official Mary Davie wrote in a blog post published Tuesday. Davie, assistant commissioner of GSA’s office of integrated technology services, said the agency plans to extend the contract to the spring of 2020 …

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Army Adds Deloitte, ECS Federal, LOGC2 to $461M Program Mgmt IDIQ

The U.S. Army has added Deloitte, ECS Federal and LOGC2 as awardees on a potential $461 million contract for program management support services to the branch’s program executive office for enterprise information systems, the Defense Department said Tuesday. Nine companies now hold positions on the six-year firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract after the …

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Johns Hopkins’ APL Awarded $405M for Special Operations Analysis, Studies

Johns Hopkins University’s Applied Physics Laboratory will carry out analysis work and studies in areas related to science and technology for Special Operations Command under a five-year, $405 million contract. The Defense Department said Tuesday APL will also perform experiments, engineering and developmental work in order to apply investigative findings …

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Boeing, DRS Subsidiary Awarded Navy Destroyer Ethernet Installation Contracts

Boeing (NYSE: BA) and a DRS Technologies subsidiary have been awarded contracts worth $21.5 million combined to help the U.S. Navy install a Gigabit Ethernet Data Multiplex System on DDG 51-class destroyers. The Defense Department said Tuesday that work covers installation and checkout repair of AN/USQ-82(V) networking hardware for USS …

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March 3 Market Close: GovCon Index Falls 1% as Health, Tech Shares Sink Markets

The GovCon Index erased much of its gains from the previous day with a Tuesday loss of 0.648 points — or 0.938 percent — to close at 69.737. Declines in healthcare and energy stocks drove U.S. markets to losses ahead of scheduled releases of economic reports that could help forecast the next …

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Chuck Harrington: Parsons Buys TJ Cross Engineers to Grow Energy Services Portfolio

Parsons moved to grow its oil and gas market offerings with the acquisition of T.J. Cross Engineers, a professional services provider in the energy sector. “We believe that combining Parsons’ engineering, procurement and construction services platform with T.J. Cross’ strong engineering base provides an exciting engine for growth, ” Chuck …

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Carla Christofferson Joins AECOM as EVP, General Counsel; Michael Burke Comments

Carla Christofferson, formerly a managing partner at O’Melveny & Myers LLP, has joined AECOM (NYSE: ACM) as executive vice president and general counsel. She will be based at AECOM’s Los Angeles headquarters and oversee the company’s global legal function, AECOM said Monday. “I am confident that Carla’s proven track record will augment …

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