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Booz Allen Arm to Help Air Force Wing Develop, Test C4ISR Tools; Lee Wilbur Comments

A Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) subsidiary has won a $53 million contract to provide systems engineering services in support of the U.S. Air Force‘s C4ISR development and maintenance work at a Florida-based test and evaluation center. Booz Allen Hamilton Engineering Services LLC will deliver technical, engineering and research management support to the 96th Test Wing at …

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Raytheon to Help Maintain Air Force ISR Ground Systems, Distribute Data; Todd Probert Comments

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has won a $174.5 million contract to support the U.S. Air Force‘s intelligence, surveillance, reconnaissance and distributed command ground system operations. The company will work with the service to process and distribute ISR data to ground troops under the follow-on contract,  Raytheon said Tuesday. “Our contractor field service representatives offer mission critical expertise and …

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NASA Taps ASRC Federal Subsidiary for Program Analysis Contract

ASRC Federal‘s InuTeq subsidiary will provide documentation, configuration and scheduling management and other support services to NASA under a potential five-year, $296 million contract. NASA said Monday the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity Program Analysis and Control IV contract is effective Jan. 1 and also covers general business and accounting services. A 45-day phase-in period will begin …

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Christine Walrath: ICF to Help HHS Evaluate National Suicide Prevention Programs

ICF International (NASDAQ:ICFI) has won a potential five-year, $18.5 million task order to help the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services review federally funded suicide prevention programs. ICF said Monday it will also work with HHS’ Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration to design, implement and disseminate strategies …

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Michael Leiter, Former NCTC Chief, to Join Leidos as BD and Strategy EVP

Michael Leiter, who served as director of the National Counterterrorism Center under Presidents George W. Bush and Barack Obama, will join Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) as executive vice president of business development and strategy on November 17, the company said Tuesday. Leiter will oversee the Reston, Virginia-based company’s activities in areas of …

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Publicis Groupe Signs $3.7B Cash Deal to Buy Sapient; Maurice Levy, Alan Herrick Comment

Publicis Groupe has agreed to acquire Boston-based technology consulting and marketing company Sapient for approximately $3.7 billion, or $25 per share in cash. The two companies’ management and supervisory boards have unanimously approved the transaction, Sapient said Monday. Maurice Levy, Publicis Groupe chairman and CEO, said the company aims to expand in …

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BAE Wins $142M Army Howitzers Contract Option

BAE Systems has been awarded a $147 million contract to manufacture 18 additional self-propelled howitzers with 18 ammunition carriers for the U.S. Army. The follow-on award represents the first of three production year options under a contract BAE won in October 2013 through the Army’s Paladin artillery system modernization, the …

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November 4 Morning Report: GovCon Index Up on Monday’s Close

The GovCon Index closed Monday at 68.439, slightly up 0.022 or 0.032 percent. U.S. indexes hit intraday highs before ending lower ahead of the Tuesday midterm elections, Market Watch reported Monday. The Dow Jones industrial average closed at 17, 366.24, down 24.28 points or 0.1 percent, while the Standard & …

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Ken Asbury: CACI to Continue Support for Army Night Vision Sensors R&D

CACI International (NYSE: CACI) will continue to help the U.S. Army research and develop sensor technologies for warfighters to identify threats at night under a two-year, $34 million contract. The company said Monday it will also provide systems engineering and program management support to the Army’s night vision and electronic …

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CCSi-Led Team to Help VA Manage Health Registries

Creative Computing Solutions Inc. has been awarded a task order to help the Department of Veterans Affairs manage portfolios and programs for the VA’s health registries that the agency uses to track illnesses in veterans and their dependents. CCSi received the order through the VA’s Transformation Twenty-One Total Technology contract vehicle and …

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