Home / Tag Archives: govcon (page 868)

Tag Archives: govcon

Dean Bakeris Joins ICF International as Cybersecurity VP; Samuel Visner Comments

Dean Bakeris, formerly director of business development at BAE Systems, has joined ICF International (Nasdaq: ICFI) as vice president of the cybersecurity team. He will be responsible for the company’s federal business development initiatives in cybersecurity, ICF said Tuesday. “He will be a great asset to ICF’s continued growth in …

Read More »

Report: BAE, General Dynamics Awarded Army Combat Vehicle Design Contracts

BAE Systems and General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) have been awarded contracts worth a combined $56 million to develop conceptual designs of an armored ground vehicle for the U.S. Army, Defense News reported Tuesday. Joe Gould writes the companies will also perform trade studies, requirements analysis, modeling, simulation and capability assessments through …

Read More »

June 2 Market Close: GovCon Index, US Stocks Trade in Narrow Range as Greece Debt Pact Emerges

The GovCon Index closed with a nominal loss Tuesday and finished at a slight decline of 0.116 points to end at 76.67. U.S. stock indices ended Tuesday’s trading session with nominal declines as investors learned Greece and its creditors have agreed on a new deal to present this week, according to CNBC. The Dow …

Read More »

General Dynamics Electric Boat Secures $46M Navy Sub Maintenance Planning Contract

TYSONS CORNER, VA June 2, 2015 — ExecutiveBiz reported Monday on General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) Electric Boat securing $46.4 million U.S. Navy contract to help plan the maintenance and modernization work on the Los Angeles-class USS Montpelier nuclear-powered submarine. The work, with a potential to reach $259.6 million if all …

Read More »

Mike Leff: NS2020, EIS ‘Well Aligned to Where Industry is Headed ‘

TYSONS CORNER, VA June 2, 2015 — ExecutiveBiz reported Monday on Mike Leff, AT&T (NYSE: T) Government Solutions vice president for civilian government business, indicating the General Services Administration’s $50 billion, 15-year Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions telecom contract as “well aligned” with the changing landscape and requirements of the industry. Leff …

Read More »

Eileen Drake Named Aerojet Rocketdyne CEO; Warren Lichtenstein Comments

Eileen Drake, formerly chief operating officer at Aerojet Rocketdyne (NYSE: AJRD), has been appointed succeed Scott Seymour as the rocket and missile propulsion maker’s president and CEO. Aerojet Rocketdyne said Monday Drake will also become a member of the GenCorp subsidiary’s board of directors following Seymour’s retirement. Warren Lichtenstein, chairman of Aerojet Rocketdyne’s board of …

Read More »

US, Japan Reach $1.7B Northrop Hawkeye Aircraft Sale Deal

Japan has ordered Northrop Grumman-built (NYSE: NOC) E-2D Advanced Hawkeye planes from the U.S. government through a potential $1.7 billion foreign military sales transaction approved by the State Department. The deal covers four E-2D airborne early warning and control aircraft units, 10 installed and spare engines, four radars and eight …

Read More »

George Kurian Appointed NetApp CEO, Mike Nevens to Become Chairman

George Kurian, formerly executive vice president for product operations at NetApp (Nasdaq: NTAP), will elevate to the CEO post and join the board of directors following the departure of former chief executive Tom Georgens. NetApp said Monday former Lead Independent Director Mike Nevens will assume Georgens’ duties as chairman of the board. “These changes are aimed at speeding …

Read More »

DLA Taps Buffalo Supply for $24.5M Medical Supply Contract

Colorado-based Buffalo Supply has won a five-year, $24.5 million contract from the Defense Logistics Agency to provide medical supplies for U.S. military branches and federal civilian agencies. DLA received 35 offers for the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract, the Defense Department said Friday. Work will occur in New Jersey, Colorado and Alabama through …

Read More »

PAE Closes A-T Solutions Acquisition; John Heller Comments

PAE has closed its acquisition of A-T Solutions, which will be part of its national security solutions business unit in support of the company’s push for growth in the sector. PAE said Monday Dennis Kelly, CEO of A-T Solutions, will lead the integrated national security business. “The acquisition of A-T Solutions …

Read More »