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June 21 Market Close: GovCon Index Closes Down While Major Indices Close Mixed

The Executive Mosaic GovCon Index closed down today 0.477 percent to 95.33. Advancing and declining shares were pretty much evenly split. The major indices closed mixed on the day with the S&P500 and DJIA down and the NASDAQ up. The continued drop in oil prices pulled energy and industrial stocks down, as …

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4 Firms Land Spots on $492M Navy Digital Network System Increment III Support IDIQ

The U.S. Navy has awarded four companies positions on a potential eight-year, $492.4 million contract to provide increment III production units and related supplies for the service branch’s Automated Digital Network System. Leidos (NYSE: LDOS), Leonardo DRS, Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) and Serco‘s U.S. subsidiary will work to support the tactical wide area …

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Leidos Lands Task Order to Support Joint Staff J6 Analysis Team; Tim Reardon Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 16, 2017 — Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) will provide technical, functional, analytical, infrastructure and operations support to a Joint Staff J6 team under a potential $18 million task order from the Naval Supply Systems Command’s Fleet Logistics Center, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday the cost-plus fixed-fee task order covers …

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Leidos Forms Strategic Alliance With Cray for Multilevel Security

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 9, 2017 — Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) has collaborated with Cray to develop multilevel security platforms that work to protect information technology systems while supporting various workloads, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Cray said Wednesday the strategic alliance aims to market and sell MLS offerings such as the Cray CS cluster supercomputers …

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Leidos, Esri Develop Cloud-Based Geographic Data Production System for NGA

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 8, 2017 — Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) has entered into a partnership with Esri for the deployment of a cloud-based geographic data dissemination system at the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Esri said Tuesday the system utilizes geographic information system technology for the rapid production and delivery of authoritative …

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Jerald Howe to Succeed Vincent Maffeo as Leidos EVP, General Counsel; Roger Krone Comments

Jerald Howe Jr., formerly a partner at law firm Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson, will join Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) as executive vice president and general counsel. The more than 30-year industry veteran will succeed Vincent Maffeo, who will continue to support Leidos as a consultant after he retires July 15, the company said Thursday. “Jerry …

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Stu Shea Named CEO of MHVC, Recent Acquisition of Veritas Capital

Stu Shea has been named Chief Executive Officer of MHVC Acquisition Corp., (MHVC) formerly Harris Corporation’s Government Services business, a recent acquisition of Veritas Capital. MHVC is operating as a standalone company and will launch the new brand soon, Veritas Capital announced in a press release. Previously, Shea was President and Chief …

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Veterans Affairs Will Adopt DOD Electronic Healthcare Records Platform

The Veterans Affairs Department has decided that it will forego the usual technology acquisition process and implement the same electronic health records (EHR) platform as the Defense Department, according to an announcement today from Secretary David Shulkin. “Because of the urgency and the critical nature of this decision, I have …

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NNSA Awards Contracts for Nevada National Security Site O&M, Protective Force Services

The Energy Department‘s National Nuclear Security Administration has awarded separate contracts for the operations and maintenance as well as security of the Nevada National Security Site near Las Vegas. A joint venture of Honeywell (NYSE: HON), Jacobs Engineering Group (NYSE: JEC) and Huntington Ingalls Industries‘ (NYSE: HII) Stoller Newport News Nuclear division has …

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Leidos Named a ‘Best for Vets’ Employer for 2017; Ann Addison Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 1, 2017 — Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) has received recognition for the fourth straight year for its recruitment and retention efforts toward military veterans in Military Times’ list of Best for Vets Employers in 2017, GovCon Executive reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday it secured the 22nd spot …

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