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Harris CEO Howard Lance on Integrity

Harris Corporation (NYSE: HRS) CEO Howard Lance received an honorary doctoral degree from the University of Florida  in recognition of his industry leadership and commitment to higher education. Lance delivered the keynote address at the Order of the Engineer induction ceremony, where engineering graduates accept an “obligation” to take pride …

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Harris Claims DoD Radio Deal

Harris (NYSE:HRS) claimed a $13 million order to supply JTRS-approved Falcon III AN/PRC-152(C) multiband handheld radios and AN/VRC-110 vehicular amplifier adapter systems to the U.S. Department of Defense for use in Mine Resistant Ambush Protected All-Terrain Vehicles (M-ATVs). According to Harris, “the AN/VRC-110 is a fully integrated, high-performance multiband vehicular …

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Harris, Raytheon Win Major Deals from U.S. Special Operations Command

According to the Department of Defense, “Harris (NYSE: HRS) was awarded a modification to contract H92222-07-D-0008 on April 25, increasing the contract not-to-exceed funding ceiling from $422 million to $464 million. This 10-year indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract, with a five-year base period and one five-year option period, is for the procurement …

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Lockheed, Harris Sign Deals with Navy

According to the Department of Defense: “Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) is being awarded a ceiling $70, 000, 000 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for the continued maintenance and sustainment of the AN/TPS-59(V)3 three-dimensional long-range radar system.  This acquisition is for the continued post-production life cycle support of the AN/TPS-59 radar system and includes …

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Harris to Support Commissary Network Operations

Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS) won a $35 million contract to deliver network operations support, working with the Defense Commissary Agency (DeCA) to distribute affordable commissary goods to U.S. military personnel worldwide. The contract, which includes a five-month base with four one-year options, is a follow-on to the company’s successful completion of …

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Lockheed, Harris Lock Down DoD Deals

According to the Department of Defense: “Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) is being awarded a cost-plus-incentive-fee/cost-plus-award-fee modification with a total value of $151, 862, 595 under contract HQ0276-10-C-0001.  The modification will exercise options to provide system engineering, program management, and other efforts to complete the development and test of the Aegis …

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Harris Announces Quarterly Dividend

A brief announcement from Harris Corporation (NYSE: HRS): the firm has declared a quarterly cash dividend of 22 cents per share on the common stock, payable June 11, 2010, to shareholders of record June 1, 2010.

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Harris’ Jim Traficant Talks VA CPAC Deal

Harris (NYSE:HRS) won a three-year, $72 million contract from the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to support the agency’s national expansion of its Consolidated Patient Account Center (CPAC) business model. The contract contains one base-year with two one-year options. According to Harris, the work will improve billing and collection activities …

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Harris Makes Big Jump on Fortune 500 List

Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS) ranked 371 on the 2010 FORTUNE 500 list. The company ranked 447 in 2009 and 532 in 2008. The annual FORTUNE 500 list ranks all U.S. companies by revenue. The full list and related stories appear in the May 3 issue of FORTUNE and at www.fortune.com/500.

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Jim Traficant on Harris’ New Version of CONNECT

Harris (NYSE:HRS) has released the newest version of CONNECT software to enable healthcare organizations to securely exchange patient information on the Nationwide Health Information Network (NHIN). CONNECT 2.4 offers key feature enhancements to the open-source enterprise framework, compliance with updated NHIN specifications, security improvements and progress toward development platform neutrality. …

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