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Leidos CEO Roger Krone Elected PSC Board’s Vice Chair

Roger Krone, chairman and CEO of Leidos (NYSE: LDOS), has been elected to serve as vice chair of the Professional Services Council’s board of directors beginning Jan. 1. The newly elected official will work with other board members to provide policy oversight and strategic direction for the trade group in …

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Leidos Establishes Tech Collaboration Center in Australia; Tim Reardon Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Dec. 8, 2017 — Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) has unveiled a new collaboration hub where employees, clients and partners in Canberra, Australia, can explore information technology, communications, cyber, geospatial analytics, simulation and other technologies, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. ARN reported Dec. 1 the Leidos CONNECT facility is anticipated to employ …

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Leidos to Support Navy Acoustic Engineering Measurement Hub in Alaska

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Dec. 5, 2017 — Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) will help operate and maintain a U.S. Navy acoustic engineering measurement facility in Alaska under a potential $41.9 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The Defense Department said Friday the contract to support the Naval Surface Warfare Center Carderock division’s Southeast Alaska Measurement Facility …

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GSA Taps 61 Firms for Potential $50B Alliant 2 IT GWAC

The General Services Administration has awarded 61 companies positions on a potential 10-year, $50 billion governmentwide acquisition contract for information technology products and services. GSA said in a FedBizOpps notice posted Friday the award is for the unrestricted portion of the Alliant 2 GWAC that has a base term of five …

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Report: VA, Cerner in Talks Over Terms of 10-Year EHR Modernization Contract

The Department of Veterans Affairs and Cerner (Nasdaq: CERN) are in the final phase of negotiations over the terms of a potential 10-year contract to build and deploy a new electronic health record system across 1,600 VA facilities and community health providers, Federal News Radio reported Wednesday. VA wants Congress to incorporate …

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Leidos Scores 100% in Human Rights Org’s Corporate Equality Survey; Ann Addison Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 15, 2017 — Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) has secured a 100-percent rating in the Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s 2018 Corporate Equality Index report on workplace equality, diversity and inclusion, GovCon Executive reported Friday. The company said Thursday it also earned the designation as a “Best Place to Work for LGBTQ …

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UMD’s New Bioengineering Facility Features Leidos-Sponsored Research Hub

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 14, 2017 — A Leidos-backed (NYSE: LDOS) laboratory at the University of Maryland – College Park’s new A. James Clark Hall bioengineering building will host collaborative research between students, venture firms, technology companies and federal agencies, GovCon Executive reported Monday. The university said Friday the Leidos Innovation Lab has …

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November 6th Morning Report: GovCon Index Closed Friday Down; Up For The Week

The Executive Mosaic GovCon Index (GCI) closed down for the day Friday, however posted a weekly gain of 0.322 percent to 108.099. The three major indices all closed Friday in the positive. For the week the S&P500 closed up 0.388 percent to 2,587.84, while the DJIA closed the week at 23,539.19 a positive 0.57 percent …

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November 3rd Market Close: GovConIndex Closes Down While Major Indices Close Up

The Executive Mosaic GovCon Index (GCI) closed down 0.393 percent to 108.099. Advancing and declining shares were split evenly. The three major indices all closed in the positive. The S&P500 closed up 0.31 percent to 2,587.84, while the DJIA closed at 23,539.19 a positive 0.10 percent and the NASDAQ Composite advanced 0.74 percent …

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Executive Mosaic’s Weekly GovCon Round-up: October’s Biggest Contracts

Weekly Roundup October 30 – November 3 2017 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson During October a number of contracts valued at over a billion dollars were awarded for a variety of services such as range services, construction, healthcare staffing, foreign …

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