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Intel-Cray Team to Build First Exascale Supercomputer for DOE Lab Under $500M Contract

The Department of Energy selected a team of Intel (Nasdaq: INTC) and Cray (Nasdaq: CRAY) to build and deliver a supercomputing system to DOE’s Argonne National Laboratory in Chicago by 2021 under a contract worth more than $500M. DOE said Monday the Aurora machine is designed to integrate exaFLOP computational capacity …

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East Coast Repair to Help Modernize Navy Warships Under Potential $377M IDIQ

East Coast Repair and Fabrication has landed a potential $376.9M firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to help the U.S. Navy modernize, repair or maintain surface combatant and amphibious vessels stationed in Mayport, Fla. The IDIQ has an initial value of $212.9M and covers support for the naval warships of the service branch’s …

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SARA Wins $100M Air Force Munition Tech R&D IDIQ

Scientific Applications Research Associates has won a potential $100M contract to help the Air Force Research Laboratory develop munition and integrated weapon systems. SARA will provide research, development, testing and demonstration support for the AFRL-led Golden Horde Science and Technology program under the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract, the Department of Defense said …

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Raytheon Secures $98M Additional Navy Funds for ESSM Block 2 Interceptor Production Materials

Raytheon‘s (NYSE: RTN) missile systems business has received a four-year, $97.8M contract modification from the U.S. Navy to obtain long-lead materials needed to produce updated air defense interceptors. The service awarded the modification to address Evolved Sea Sparrow Missile Block 2 low-rate initial production requirements for fiscal 2019, the Department …

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BAE Subsidiary Wins $94M Contract to Support Navy C4I, Sensor Systems

BAE Systems‘ technology solutions and services subsidiary in Maryland has won a potential six-year, $93.9M contract to help the U.S. Navy design and test command, control, communications, computer, intelligence and sensor systems. Work also covers procurement, integration and training support for the C4I equipment and sensors designed to operate with …

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General Dynamics to Add More Manufacturing & Office Space to Facility in Lincoln, Neb.

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 18, 2019 — A General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) business unit plans to add 50K square feet to an existing facility in Nebraska that houses production of missile launch tubes, composite rocket motor cases and other aerospace and defense components, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The Lincoln Journal Star …

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Northrop Eyes 175 New Jobs Amid Rocket Engine Plant Expansion in Maryland, Mike Kahn Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 18, 2019 — Northrop Grumman‘s (NYSE: NOC) innovation systems sector seeks to generate 175 new jobs in Cecil County, Md., in line with the expansion of its rocket engine manufacturing facility in Elkton, ExecutiveBiz reported March 5. The office of Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan said March …

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NASA to Issue RFP for Potential $6B Rapid Spacecraft Acquisition IV Contract

NASA plans to release in April a draft request for proposal for a potential 10-year, $6B follow-on contract vehicle for spacecraft systems and related services. The Rapid Spacecraft Acquisition IV contract will provide a means for NASA and other federal agencies to procure commercial offerings in support of science and …

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Novume Closes Purchase of AI-Based Vehicle Recognition Tech Maker OpenALPR

Novume Solutions (Nasdaq: NVMM) has finalized its acquisition of artificial intelligence-based vehicle recognition software developer OpenALPR Technology for an undisclosed sum. Novume said Wednesday Matt Hill, founder and chief technology officer of OpenALPR, will serve as chief science officer at Novume. “By joining Novume, we will gain access to influential …

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NewWave Gets $196M CMS System Dev’t, Modernization Support Contract

NewWave Telecom & Technologies has secured a multiyear, $196M contract to develop and update healthcare information technology systems for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. The company said Friday it will help CMS’ Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation create applications as well as test new care delivery and …

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