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Maximus to Buy Denver-Based Policy Studies for $67M Cash

Maximus has agreed to acquire Denver-based government health and human services provider Policy Studies for $67 million cash, the company announced Thursday. The Reston, Va.-based firm said it expects the transaction to close on April 30 and to slightly increase its earnings per share for the rest of fiscal year 2012. …

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Unisys Doubles Down with Pair of CDC Deals Worth Potential $2 Billion

Unisys (NYSE: UIS) won a pair of ID/IQ contracts from the CDC to compete for task orders under the CDC Information Management Services (CIMS) contract. According to the firm, “the contracts include a broad range of services to help CDC promote and protect U.S. public health by efficiently managing agency …

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SRA Wins Part of $4 Billion CDC ID/IQ; Steve Tolbert Remarks

SRA International (NYSE: SRX) was named as a prime contractor for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC’s) Information Management Services (CIMS) contract. The firm will compete for task orders in the management consulting and information management services areas. The potential total value of the deal for SRA is $4 billion …

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Another Multi-Billion-Dollar ID/IQ for Northrop Grumman

Northrop Grumman (NYSE:NOC) has been selected by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to compete for IT management and technology services task orders as part of CDC’s $5 billion ID/IQ. Northrop Grumman will compete for task orders in two of three domain areas for the CDC Information Management …

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Irving Burton Associates Wins Deal to Assist Defense Health Services System with Program Management

Irving Burton Associates claimed a follow-on contract with the Defense Health Services System (DHSS) Program Office under the Department of Defense Military Health System (MHS). The terms of the deal were undisclosed. IBA will continue to provide DHSS with program management services and recommendations.

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Ed Casey Comments on Serco’s Latest Contract Victory

Serco secured a HAZMAT management deal with the U.S. Navy’s Fleet and Industrial Supply Center Norfolk (FISCN). The firm will support consolidated HAZMAT reutilization and inventory management program support to the FISCN Hazardous Material Program Office. The contract is for a one-year base period and includes four one-year options, with …

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GTEC Books Deal from NRL to Continue Plasma Research

Global Defense Technology & Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: GTEC) won a contract to continue their support of the research initiatives of the Naval Research Laboratory’s (NRL) Charged Particle Physics Branch within the Plasma Division.  The contract has one base year and four options and a total value of $6, 141, 655. …

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CSC’s Robert Wah Named to AMA Board of Trustees, Mike Gaffney Comments

CSC (NYSE: CSC) announced Dr. Robert Wah, chief medical officer and vice president of CSC’s North American Public Sector line of business, was named as chair-elect of the American Medical Association (AMA) Board of Trustees for the 2010-2011 year. According to the firm, “he will become chair of the board …

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NGC Names Sam Shekar Chief Medical Officer; Amy King Comments

Northrop Grumman (NYSE:NOC) appointed Sam Shekar, M.D., M.P.H., chief medical officer within the company’s Information Systems sector. According to the firm, “Shekar will provide strategic direction for Northrop Grumman’s health information technology (IT) business and will serve as an adviser to the healthcare and public health community, customers, partners and …

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SRA Wins $100 Million Medical Research Deal from DoD

SRA International, Inc. (NYSE: SRX) won a deal from the Department of Defense (DoD) on a re-compete “to support the receipt and scientific review of research grant applications for DoD’s Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs (CDMRP).” The contract would worth as much as $100 million over five years, if all …

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