Home / Tag Archives: govcon

Tag Archives: govcon

ManTech Pushes Cyber, Analysis Capabilities for Space Domain Opportunities; Damian DiPippa Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 23, 2019 — ManTech International (Nasdaq: MANT) is moving to leverage its cybersecurity capabilities to explore opportunities in the space domain amid the current threat landscape in which adversaries are increasingly targeting space assets, ExecutiveBiz reported April 9. Space News reported April 8 that Damian DiPippa, …

Read More »

Kratos Takes Key Role in Space Info-Sharing & Analysis Center Effort; Phil Carrai Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 23, 2019 — Kratos Defense and Security Solutions (Nasdaq: KTOS) has helped fund, coordinate and develop an operational plan for the recently established Space Information Sharing and Analysis Center as a founding member of the organization, ExecutiveBiz reported April 9. The company said April 8 the …

Read More »

UiPath’s Jim Walker: Agencies Could Use Robotic Process Automation as ‘Starting Point’ for AI Adoption

Jim Walker, federal chief technology officer and director of public sector marketing at UiPath, has said government agencies could use robotic process automation as an initial platform to begin investing in artificial intelligence to advance their digital transformation initiatives. Walker wrote that RPA could help agencies improve the delivery of …

Read More »

Lockheed Gets Potential $363M Army Contract for Multiple Launch Rocket Systems

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) secured a potential three-year, $362.7M contract to deliver M270A0, M270A1 and M270A2 Multiple Launch Rocket Systems to the U.S. Army. The company will also provide M270A2 flyaway package, production line spares and authorized stockage list kits as well as production line restart and proposal costs, the …

Read More »

McAleese & Associates: Air Force’s Will Roper Eyes New Contractor Business Model

A report by McAleese & Associates says Will Roper, assistant secretary of the Air Force for acquisition, technology and logistics, is set to host Friday, April 26, an “open door” with industry on new contractor business models. Jim McAleese, founder and principal at McAleese & Associates and a 2019 Wash100 winner, wrote …

Read More »

Arlington Capital Unveils New Aerospace Firm as Acquisition of Triumph Group’s Fabrication Business Closes

Arlington Capital Partners has formed a new company after the Washington, D.C.-based private equity firm completed its purchase of Triumph Group’s (NYSE: TGI) forming and fabrication facilities. Radius Aerospace will run as an independent company and be led by Tony Johnson as CEO, Arlington Capital said Monday. Johnson, who will …

Read More »

Three Firms Get $1.06B in DLA Contract Modifications for Integrated Operating Room Components

Steris, Karl Storz Endoscopy-America and American Medical Depot have received contract modifications worth $1.06B combined from the Defense Logistics Agency to provide integrated operating room components for military services and federal civilian agencies. The modifications exercise the third option year under previously awarded fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contracts with a five-year base …

Read More »

Six Firms Awarded $50M Modification on NAVFAC Northwest Construction Services IDIQ

The Naval Facilities Engineering Command awarded a $50M contract modification for six companies to continue to provide design-build or design-bid-build services within NAVFAC’s Northwest area of responsibility. The modification increases the potential value of a small disadvantaged business multiple-award construction contract to $149M, the Department of Defense said Monday. Contractors …

Read More »

GDIT’s Yogesh Khanna Outlines Increased Collaboration, Integration a Year After CSRA Deal

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 22, 2019 — Yogesh Khanna, senior vice president and chief technology officer of General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) information technology business, said the company’s acquisition of CSRA in 2018 has advanced a culture of collaboration and “cross pollination” potential among the former’s market-facing divisions, ExecutiveBiz reported April …

Read More »

Lockheed’s Maria Demaree: SmartSat Tech to Enable Reconfigurable Satellite Missions

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 22, 2019 — Maria Demaree, vice president and general manager of the mission solutions segment within Lockheed Martin‘s (NYSE: LMT) space sector, highlighted the function of the company’s new SmartSat technology to reprogram satellites in case of issues or changing requirements, ExecutiveBiz reported April 7. C4ISRNet …

Read More »