Tag Archives: logistics

Northrop Awarded Navy Logistics, Weapons Supply Mgmt Contract; Todd Leavitt Comments

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has been awarded a five-year, $61 million contract to manage the U.S. Navy’s logistics and weapons systems. The company will provide performance based logistics supply support to the Naval Supply Systems Command’s weapon systems facility in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania,  Northrop said Thursday. “By supporting unforeseen needs and faster turnaround deployment …

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General Dynamics Electric Boat Awarded Potential $1B Nuclear Sub Support Contract

A General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) subsidiary has received a potential five-year,  $1.5 billion contract to provide engineering, logistics, technical support and other services for the U.S. Navy‘s nuclear submarines and submersibles. The contract with General Dynamics Electric Boat has a base value of $234 million and also covers design, materials support and research and development, the company …

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DLA Hands Down Potential $10B Equipment Logistics IDIQ

The Defense Logistics Agency has awarded positions on a potential five-year, $10 billion contract to six small businesses for logistics support of special operations equipment. DLA received 20 offers for the firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract, the Defense Department said Friday. Federal civilian agencies and all four military branches are listed as using …

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Ian Irving: Northrop Targets Australian Market Growth with Qantas Defence Buy

Northrop Grumman’s (NYSE: NOC) Australian subsidiary has acquired Qantas Defence Services Pty Ltd. for an undisclosed amount. Qantas has been renamed Northrop Grumman Integrated Defence Services Pty Ltd. within Northrop Grumman Australia and will coordinate with Northrop’s logistics and modernization division, Northrop said Thursday. Ian Irving, Northrop chief executive for …

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Jacobs Awarded $135M for Army Logistics, Procurement Services

Jacobs Engineering Group (NYSE: JEC) has received a potential three-year $135 million task order covering transportation and acquisition services for the Army‘s global contingency efforts. The company will also perform analysis, planning and life cycle management support services under the contract, Jacobs said Tuesday. Work will occur at the Rock …

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Leidos Wins $442M to Help Maintain TSA Security Equipment; Larry Hill Comments

Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) has won a potential $442 million contract to help the Transportation Security Administration maintain passenger security equipment. The company will manage and sustain more than 11, 250 government transportation security tools under TSA’s Integrated Logistics Support program, Leidos said Tuesday. Larry Hill, Leidos group general manager, said the …

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DRS Wins $391M for Air Force Cargo Logistics

A DRS Technologies business unit has won a $391 million contract to help manage aircraft cargo loaders for the U.S. Air Force at more than 80 locations worldwide. DRS Sustainment Systems Inc. won the contract through a competitive acquisition, through which the Air Force received two offers, the Defense Department …

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DynCorp Wins $86M to Help Manage Aircraft Logistics in Afghanistan; Jim Myles Comments

DynCorp International (NYSE: DCP) has won an $86.6 million contract to help AASKI Technology manage logistics services for an aircraft fleet in Kandahar, Afghanistan. The company will help handle pilots and flight operations and maintain the King Air 300 and King Air 350 aerial fleet for the Task Force Observe, …

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Jacobs to Help Marine Corps Manage Weapons, MRAP Program; Robert Norfleet Comments

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE: JEC) has won two task orders worth $18.5 million combined to help the U.S. Marine Corps manage its logistics support services for warfighters. The company received the orders under the Marine Corps Logistics Support Services program, which is worth up to $854 million to 30 contractors, Jacobs said Tuesday. …

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Northrop Wins $170M for Global Hawk Logistics

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has won a $169, 851, 218 contract modification to continue performing logistics support activities for the U.S. Air Force‘s fleet of Global Hawk unmanned aerial vehicles. The Air Force is obligating $76, 276, 405 in fiscal year 2013 operations and maintenance funds at the time of award, …

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