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General Dynamics, Orbital ATK Units Picked for Army’s Ammo Cartridge Supply

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 31, 2017 — The U.S. Army has selected General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) and Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA) subsidiaries to provide new and recapitalized ammunition cartridges under respective contracts worth $63.7 million and $47.5 million, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The Defense Department said Wednesday the Army will use the cartridges from General …

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Army Picks General Dynamics, US Ordnance for Shared $221M Machine Gun Contract

A General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) subsidiary and U.S. Ordnance have secured positions on a potential six-year, $221 million contract to provide flexible and fixed variations of a machine gun system to the U.S. Army. The Defense Department said Thursday that U.S. Ordnance and General Dynamics’ ordnance and tactical systems business will supply the military …

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AT&T Lands $6.5B FirstNet Contract to Deploy Public Safety Broadband Network; Kay Kapoor Comments

The First Responder Network Authority has awarded AT&T (NYSE: T) a potential $6.5 billion contract to build a national public safety broadband network for first responders under a 25-year public-private partnership. AT&T will invest approximately $40 billion to develop, field and maintain the national wireless network over the next 25 years …

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General Dynamics Unit Gets Potential $140M Deal for NATO IT Modernization

General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) information technology business will deploy a cloud-based platform to update NATO’s IT infrastructure under a potential five-year, $140 million contract from the NATO Communications and Information Agency. The company said Thursday General Dynamics Information Technology will work to facilitate IT modernization at NATO in efforts to drive …

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March 28 3:00 PM Market Report: GovCon Index and Markets Reverse Direction

As of 3:00 PM (EST) the Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index reversed its three day downward trend to post positive gain of 0.846 to 91.969. The major indices were all up on the day with the S&P500 at 2,361.81 up 20.04 points, the DJIA reaching 20,719.45 up 172.67 points, and the NASDAQ …

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Nadia Short, Enterprise Strategy VP at General Dynamics Mission Systems, Named to 2017 Wash100

Executive Mosaic, Tysons Corner, VA March 24, 2017 — Nadia Short, vice president of enterprise strategy at General Dynamics‘ mission systems business, has been added to this year’s Executive Mosaic Wash100 for her leadership in strategic planning. The Wash100 is the premier group of private and public sector executives selected by …

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Former Booz Allen Exec Tony Vanchieri Named Buchanan & Edwards Business Devt Director

Tony Vanchieri, formerly a senior associate at Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH), has been named director of business development at Arlington, Virginia-based government information technology and consulting services provider Buchanan & Edwards. He will oversee efforts to seek contract opportunities with the departments of Justice and Homeland Security in support …

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GovCon Leaders Featured in List of 50 ‘Most Influential’ Virginians for 2017

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 21, 2017 — The Virginia Business magazine has named several leaders in the government contracting sector in its list of the 50 “Most Influential” Virginians for 2017, GovCon Executive reported Thursday. The Northern Virginia Technology Council said March 13 some of its board members, representatives of board member companies …

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March 15 Market Close: GovCon Index Up, as Markets React Positively to the Federal Reserve Rate Increase

Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index closed up on the day as markets responded positively to the Federal Reserve raising the benchmark lending rate. Not to anybody’s surprise the Federal Reserve raised rates by one quarter point to 1.0 percent, while also giving a strong indication for two additional rate increases later in …

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