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Orbital ATK Books $123M in Additional Army Precision Guidance Kit Orders

Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA) has received orders worth a combined $123 million from the U.S. Army to produce additional Precision Guidance Kits designed to help increase warfighters’ shooting accuracy. The orders fall under option 2 of Orbital ATK’s PGK production contract and include a $69 million order awarded in July last year, the company …

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ECS Federal to Help Army Build, Implement Unclassified Network Tech Under $111M Contract

ECS Federal has received a potential $111.1 million contract from the U.S. Army to help the military branch develop, deploy, update, integrate, test, maintain and manage a secure unclassified network system. The Army Contracting Command solicited 19 proposals and subsequently received one bid for the cost-plus-fixed-fee contract, the Defense Department said …

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Jacobs Wins Potential $480M Contract for DISA Test, Evaluation, Certification Services

A business unit of Jacobs Engineering Group (NYSE: JEC) has won a potential $480 million contract to provide test, evaluation and certification support services to the Defense Information Systems Agency. Jacobs Technology will primarily perform work at DISA’s headquarters in Fort Meade, Maryland, and at the Fort Huachuca, Arizona-based facility of the agency’s Joint Interoperability …

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September 19th Market Close: GovConIndex Up as the Major Indices All Set New Records

The Executive Mosaic GovCon Index (GCI) posted another YTD high with its third consecutive daily increase, up 0.867 percent to 104.825. Engility Holdings topped the GCI with an almost 5 percent daily gain, while SAIC, AECOM, ICF, and ManTech International all posted greater than 2 percent increase on the day. All three major …

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Rob Zitz: Cloud, Analytics, AI to Supplement SSL Services in Gov’t Space Sector

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 19, 2017 — Rob Zitz, senior vice president and chief strategy officer of Space Systems Loral‘s government systems business, has said the company sees continued opportunities in the areas of in-orbit satellite servicing, small satellites and space robotics. He told ExecutiveBiz in an interview published Wednesday that …

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Dell EMC’s Cameron Chehreh: Centralized IT, Shared Services to Enable Greater Control of Gov’t Cybersecurity

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 19, 2017 — Cameron Chehreh, chief technology officer of Dell EMC’s federal business, has said the federal government should work to centralize non-mission-critical information technology systems in order to reduce the network attack surface, ExecutiveBiz reported Sept. 12. MeriTalk reported Sept. 11 that Chehreh noted the need for shared services …

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HII Hosts Christening of Navy’s USS Tripoli Amphibious Assault Ship

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 19, 2017 — Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) and the U.S. Navy have held the christening ceremony for the USS Tripoli America-class multi-purpose amphibious assault ship in Mississippi, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Saturday Lynne Mabus, wife of former Navy Secretary Ray Mabus, served as the ship sponsor while …

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Iron Mountain Unveils 1st of 4 Planned Data Centers in Northern Virginia

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 19, 2017 — Iron Mountain (NYSE: IRM) has launched a new 165,000-square-foot data center in Northern Virginia following an $80 million initial investment in efforts to address the security and compliance requirements of government and enterprise customers, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Friday the facility is the first …

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SOSi Lands Task Order for Continued Training Support to US Airmen in Africa

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 19, 2017 — SOS International will continue its support for U.S. Air Force field and live-fly training in Africa under a task order through the U.S. Air Forces in Europe – Air Forces Africa Advisory and Assistance III contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Friday the task order covers …

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ArchIntel Expands Into Commercial Marketplace by Providing Intelligence to Multinational Auto and Engine Designer-Manufacturer

TYSONS CORNER, VA, September 19, 2017 – ArchIntel, a provider of concise actionable intelligence to leaders in business and non-profit markets, today announced that it has entered into a contractual agreement to provide the entire suite of ArchIntel offerings to the leading multinational designer and manufacturer of auto and engine …

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