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Hensel Phelps Wins $92M to Build Air Force’s GBSD Mission Integration Hub

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Hensel Phelps has won a $91.8M contract from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to help establish a facility at Hill Air Force Base in Utah for integrating the future intercontinental ballistic missile system. The project to build the integration hub for the Ground Based Strategic Deterrent mission drew nine bids, the Department of Defense said Wednesday.

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Will Roper: Air Force Could Award $85B GBSD Development Contract Earlier Than End of FY 2020

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The U.S. Air Force is expected to award a contract for the potential $85B Ground-Based Strategic Deterrent intercontinentinal ballistic missile program to Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) by the end of September but Will Roper, the service’s acquisition executive and a 2020 Wash100 awardee, said the contract award could occur sooner than expected, Defense News reported Thursday.

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Northrop to Open Air Force ICBM Program Support Facility; Kathy Warden Quoted

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) broke ground on a facility in Utah to support the U.S. Air Force's intercontinental ballistic missile modernization project. The company said Tuesday its future Ground Based Strategic Deterrent program office near Hill AF Base will open in mid-2020 and create more than 2K jobs in the state.

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McAleese & Associates: Will Roper on Hypersonics, Other USAF Tech Dev’t Programs

McAleese & Associates has released a report on a speech by Will Roper, assistant secretary of the Air Force for acquisition, technology and logistics, at the Defense Program Conference held Wednesday in Washington, D.C. Roper said the service is accelerating work on hypersonics and noted about Lockheed Martin’s (NYSE: LMT) …

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