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Oasis Buys MAR in Govt Services Market Push; Tom Colatosti Comments

Oasis Systems has bought professional services company MAR for an undisclosed amount as Oasis looks to expand its reach in the federal government and defense markets. Oasis said Tuesday the combined company will operate in 24 locations throughout the U.S. and work to deliver information technology, cybersecurity, systems engineering, marine operations …

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November 5 Market Close: GovCon Index Rises on Huntington Ingalls’ Earnings, US Stocks Mixed

The GovCon Index gained 0.485 points to 78.281 on naval shipbuilder Huntington Ingalls‘ (NYSE: HII) third quarter earnings report that topped Wall Street’s expectations. Shares in Newport News, Virginia-based Huntington Ingalls surged 8.11 percent to $130.13 after the company said its third quarter profit climbed 15.62 percent from the same period in 2014 and earnings …

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Intel, Honeywell Develop Internet of Things Tech for Workplace Safety

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 5,  2015 — Intel (Nasdaq: INTC) has partnered with Honeywell (NYSE: HON) to develop an Internet of Things tool that works to help boost productivity and workplace safety among first responders and industrial workers, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Honeywell said Tuesday the Honeywell Connected Worker system, which the team exhibited at …

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Inmarsat Extends Global Xpress Coverage to Americas, Atlantic Govt Users

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 5,  2015 — Inmarsat has expanded the coverage of the Global Xpress satellite communications network to serve the public sector in the Americas and the Atlantic Ocean region, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Satnews reported Tuesday the new coverage adds to Global Xpress’ public-sector satellite services in Asia, Africa, Europe and …

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Gene Colabatistto a 2015 Inductee Into GWU’s Engineering Hall of Fame

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 5,  2015 — Gene Colabatistto, group president for defense and security at CAE (NYSE: CAE), is a new inductee into the George Washington University Engineering Hall of Fame, GovCon Executive reported Wednesday. GWU’s School of Engineering and Applied Science listed Colabatistto among this year’s Hall of Fame class, which includes six other industry …

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Mitre Employees Receive Women of Color STEM Awards; Julie Gravallese Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 5,  2015 — Ten female Mitre employees have received recognition from Women of Color magazine for their contributions in the fields of science, technology, engineering and mathematics, GovCon Executive reported Wednesday. Mitre said Tuesday the magazine handed out the awards during the 2015 Women of Color STEM Conference held in October. …

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EM Editor Ross Wilkers Talks GovCon Index’s October Surge, Northrop’s Bomber Win Federal News Radio

TYSONS CORNER, VA, September 3,  2015 — Ross Wilkers, newsroom editor at Executive Mosaic, spoke with Federal News Radio live Thursday morning for an in-depth discussion to cover October’s movements in the GovCon Index, Executive Mosaic’s composite stock index of 30 publicly-traded companies in the U.S. government contracting industry. Wilkers and “In Depth” program host …

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Huntington Ingalls 3Q Earnings, Revenue Beat Wall Street Estimates; Profit Up 15%

Huntington Ingalls (NYSE: HII) — one of 30 companies listed in Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index — has reported third quarter earnings of $2.29 per share to exceed Wall Street analysts’ forecasts by 16 cents and the prior year figure by 33 cents. Profit for the Newport News, Virginia-based shipbuilder rose 15.62 percent year-over-year …

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Engility 3Q Earnings Below Wall Street Expectations on Contract Award, Start Delays

Engility Holdings (NYSE: EGL) — one of 30 companies listed in Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index — has reported third quarter earnings of 61 cents per share to fall 3 cents below the consensus Wall Street forecast. Revenue for the Chantilly, Va.-based government services contractor came in at $570.45 million for the quarter versus …

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IAP Buys DRS’ Aviation, Tactical Comms Businesses; Doug Kitani Comments

IAP Worldwide Services has purchased the aviation and logistics,  and tactical communications and network solutions business units of DRS Technologies for an undisclosed sum. IAP said Wednesday it will combine the two acquired segments with its aviation and engineering solutions and national security programs units. Doug Kitani, CEO of IAP Worldwide Services, …

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