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Stephen O’Bryan Named L3 SVP, Global Business Dev’t Head

Stephen O’Bryan, a 30-year aerospace and defense veteran, has been appointed senior vice president and chief global business development officer at L3 Technologies (NYSE: LLL). He will be responsible for coordinating the New York-based contractor’s business relationships with the Defense Department, Congress and international customers, the company said Friday. “Steve is a highly respected …

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Parsons Tapped to Provide Architect-Engineer Services to Army Corps of Engineers

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 13, 2018 — Parsons’ government services unit has won a potential $24 million contract to provide architect-engineer services to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Contract work and locations will be determined upon each order in the firm-fixed-price deal, which will run through July …

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Microsoft to Launch Chat-Based Collaboration Hub for US Government Cloud Users

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 13, 2018 — Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) has unveiled a chat-based workspace designed to support government cloud users as they communicate, collaborate, manage tools and access files, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. US Government Cloud Community clients will be able to use the Microsoft Teams workspace beginning July 17 …

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SAIC to Open Jobs in Richmond to Support Virginia IT Contract Award

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 13, 2018 — Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) is planning to add up to 75 new personnel at its James Center office in Richmond, Va., in support of a contract with the Virginia Information Technologies Agency, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The hiring effort is in line …

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Peraton Adds Terrestrial Network PoPs in Push to Expand Global Connectivity Services

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 13, 2018 — Peraton is moving to expand its terrestrial core network with additional points of presence in the U.S., Europe, Middle East and Asia-Pacific regions in support of transportation, utilities and other critical infrastructure and government applications, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday the update to its …

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Lockheed Plans to Begin Cargo Aircraft Training Programs at Georgia Facility in September

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 13, 2018 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) is anticipating its training facility in Marietta, Ga., for the C-130J Super Hercules military transport aircraft and its LM-100J commercial variant to receive clearance to begin operations by September, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Shephard Media reported Wednesday that the Hercules Training Center aims to …

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Potomac Officers Club to Host Third Annual Army Forum on Aug. 16

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 11, 2018 — The Potomac Officers Club — a division of Executive Mosaic — will be hosting the 3rd Annual Army Forum on Aug. 16 at 2941 Restaurant. Dr. Bruce Jette, Assistant Secretary of Acquisition, Technology and Logistics for the U.S. Army, will serve as a keynote …

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Kathy Warden to Succeed Wes Bush as Northrop CEO in 2019

Kathy Warden, president and chief operating officer of Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) and a three-time Wash100 recipient, has been elected to serve as president and CEO of the company in a move slated to take effect Jan. 1. She will succeed Wes Bush, who will continue to serve as chairman …

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Biggs Porter to Join Maxar as EVP, CFO

Biggs Porter, former executive vice president and chief financial officer of Fluor (NYSE: FLR), has been appointed to serve as EVP and CFO at Westminster, Colo.-based space company Maxar Technologies (NYSE: MAXR) beginning on Aug. 15. Maxar said Thursday Porter worked at Fluor from 2012 to 2017 and before that served as finance chief …

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Fluor Wins Potential $13B US Naval Nuclear Propulsion Support Contract

Fluor‘s (NYSE: FLR) marine propulsion business has won a potential $13.07 billion contract from the U.S. Navy to perform propulsion work for the Naval Nuclear Laboratory. Two offers were submitted to the Naval Sea Systems Command for the cost-plus-fixed fee contract with a $1.22 billion initial value, the Defense Department said Thursday. …

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