Tag Archives: Marine Corps

Department of the Navy CIO Aaron Weis Receives First Wash100 Award for Driving IT, Cyber, Cloud Readiness

DON CIO Aaron Weis Receives Wash100 Award From Jim Garrettson

Aaron Weis, chief information officer for the Department of the US Navy (DON), was presented his first Wash100 Award on Wednesday for leading the guiding principles of the service branch to drive DON’s information technology and cyber readiness goals. Weis assumed his role with the Department of the Navy in Sept. 2019.

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Lockheed Gets $710M Contract Modification for F-35 Production Materials

F-35

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has been awarded a $709.8M contract modification by Naval Air Systems Command to obtain materials needed for the low-rate initial production of additional F-35 jets for U.S. and foreign military sales customers. The modification funds material purchases for lot 15 through lot 17 aircraft of the U.S. Air Force, Navy and Marine Corps as well as FMS and non-Department of Defense participants, DoD said Monday.

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Whiting-Turner Wins Potential $161M Contract to Rebuild Hurricane-Damaged USMC Base

Whiting-Turner

Whiting-Turner Contracting has won a potential five-year, $161.2M contract covering five projects to replace hurricane-damaged facilities at Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point in North Carolina. The company will build a 23K-square-foot security building and a 15K-square-foot headquarters squadron facility under the first project of the Hurricane Florence recovery package, the Department of Defense said Wednesday.

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HII Technical Solutions Establishes Defense, Federal Solutions Group; Garry Schwartz Quoted

Garry Schwartz President HII DFS Group

The technical solutions division of Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) has combined its mission driven innovation solutions and fleet support groups to create the defense and federal solutions group as part of a realignment to achieve efficiencies in its support functions and better serve customers.

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