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Carey Smith: Parsons’ Williams Electric Acquisition to Boost Control Systems Portfolio

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Dec. 4, 2017 — Carey Smith, federal group president at Parsons, said the company sees new opportunities in the control systems sector following its acquisition of control systems integration firm Williams Electric, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. Smith, an inductee into Executive Mosaic’s Wash100 for 2017, told the Pasadena Star-News in …

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Capgemini to Provide SAP Software Mgmt Consulting Support to Sweden’s Military

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Dec. 4, 2017 — Capgemini will provide consulting services to Sweden’s military on SAP (NYSE: SAP) software management and operations over a potential seven-year period as part of a co-sourcing frame agreement, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday it will serve as an exclusive partner to the Swedish …

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ViON to Help Migrate DISA to Microsoft Azure Government Cloud

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Dec. 4, 2017 — ViON will provide capacity-as-a-service and hardware testing services to help the Defense Information Systems Agency migrate to Microsoft‘s (Nasdaq: MSFT) Azure Government cloud platform under a $1.4 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The public cloud acquisition contract serves to support the Joint Interoperability Test Command’s development …

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Ed Meehan Promoted to Accenture Federal Business COO

Ed Meehan, formerly head of safety and citizen services portfolio at Accenture’s (NYSE: ACN) federal services business, has been promoted to chief operating officer of that same unit. Meehan succeeds John Goodman, who took over as CEO of Accenture Federal Services on Nov. 20, the company reported. He said he …

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IBM Vet Katharyn White Named Mitre Public Sector SVP, GM

Katharyn White, a 21-year veteran of IBM (NYSE: IBM), has joined Mitre as senior vice president and general manager of the nonprofit company’s public sector business. Mitre said Friday White will oversee strategic and customer engagement initiatives for federally funded research development centers the organization currently manages for multiple civilian agencies. “Her wide-ranging …

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Army Picks Fluor for Potential $831M Puerto Rico Power Contract

Fluor‘s (NYSE: FLR) enterprises business unit has won a potential $831 million contract from the U.S. Army to build structures necessary to restore power in Puerto Rico. The Army Corps of Engineers solicited nine bids for the time-and-materials contract and subsequently received two responses, the Defense Department said Friday. USACE obligated …

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TTM Inks $775M Cash Deal for Anaren to Expand Defense & Aerospace Electronics Portfolio

TTM Technologies (Nasdaq: TTMI) has agreed to buy East Syracuse, New York-based microwave microelectronics provider Anaren from private equity firm Veritas Capital for approximately $775 million cash. TTM said Sunday the deal will help expand its products portfolio through the addition of Anaren’s radio frequency subsystems and components for aerospace …

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Raytheon Lands $150M Contract to Help Install, Sustain Qatar’s Patriot Air Defense Systems

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has secured a potential five-year, $150.2 million foreign military sales contract from the U.S. Army to help the government of Qatar deploy, install and sustain the country’s Patriot air defense systems and related equipment. The Defense Department said Friday the company will also provide configuration management, planning, training, maintenance …

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CH2M-BMcD Joint Venture to Design New MIT Lab Facility; Tim Byers Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Dec. 1, 2017 — CH2M‘s joint venture with Burns & McDonnell will provide laboratory design services to the MIT Lincoln Laboratory at Hanscom Air Force Base in support of a U.S. Army Corps of Engineers project, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The Massachusetts Institute of Technology-operated federally funded research and development …

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Hughes Gets Quality Mgmt Certification Under ISO 9001:2015

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Dec. 1, 2017 — Hughes Network Systems has secured certification under the International Organization for Standardization for the company’s quality management, continuous improvement and customer support practices, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday an independent auditor reaffirmed its compliance with ISO 9001:2015 standards on quality management in terms of …

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