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Kevin McAleenan to Join Private Sector After Resignation as DHS Acting Secretary

Kevin McAleenan, a 2019 Wash100 award recipient, is stepping down from his role as acting secretary of the Department of Homeland Security after six months on the job, the Wall Street Journal reported Friday. President Donald Trump said in a tweet McAleenan "wants to spend more time with his family and go to the private sector."

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CBP Awards SLSCO Potential $287M Border Wall Construction Contract

SLSCO has landed a potential $287M contract with the Customs and Border Protection and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to build two border wall structures in California. CBP said Friday the company will build a 15-mile-long primary pedestrian replacement wall and a 14-mile secondary wall encompassing the U.S. Border Patrol‘s …

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State Department OKs Potential $1.2B MH-60R Helicopter Sale to Mexico

The State Department has approved a potential $1.20 billion foreign military sale of eight MH-60R multimission helicopters, equipment and support services to Mexico. Lockheed Martin‘s (NYSE: LMT) rotary and mission systems business will serve as the principal contractor for the sale meant to help increase Mexico’s threat deterrence and homeland defense capacities, …

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DLA Taps Oshkosh Subsidiary for $400M Material Handling Equipment Supply Contract

An Oshkosh (NYSE: OSK) subsidiary has won a five-year, $400 million contract from the Defense Logistics Agency to supply material handling equipment to U.S. military branches and federal civilian agencies. DLA awarded the contract to JLG Industries after a competitive acquisition process with seven offers received, the Defense Department said Monday. JLG will perform contract …

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Microsoft Opens Cyber Engagement Center for Gov’t, Enterprise Clients in Mexico

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 28, 2017 — Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) has unveiled a new Cybersecurity Engagement Center in Mexico in efforts to support Latin American government and enterprise customers’ programs against cyber threats, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Friday the center aims to drive response against cyber crimes, advance technical …

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February 2 Market Close: GovCon Index Held Green by CACI & Harris Earnings Beats, US Stocks Unchanged

Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index closed higher Thursday on strong performances by CACI International (NYSE: CACI) and Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) after both contractors reported quarterly earnings above Wall Street’s expectations. U.S. stocks in contrast ended mostly flat as investors waited Friday’s job report and weighed President Donald Trump’s comments to lawmakers …

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January 23 Market Close: GovCon Index, US Stocks Fall on Trump Trade Pact Withdrawal Order

Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index tumbled in conjunction with larger declines on Wall Street Monday as investors retreated from equities after President Donald Trump signed an executive order to withdraw from the 12-country Trans-Pacific Partnership trade agreement. GovCon Index decliners outnumbered gainers by a 4-to-1 ratio and two of its 11 S&P 500 …

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Fluor-Empresas ICA JV to Start Construction of $1B Diesel Refinery in Mexico

A joint venture of Fluor (NYSE: FLR) and Empresas ICA (NYSE: ICA) will begin engineering, procurement and construction work on a diesel refinery in Mexico under a $1 billion contract with Mexican state-owned petroleum firm Pemex Transformacion Industrial. ICA Fluor will provide commissioning services for two diesel hydrodesulfurization trains and related facilities under phase two …

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Boeing Ships High-Power Mobile Satellite to Mexican Government

TYSONS CORNER, VA, December 18, 2015 — Boeing (NYSE: BA) has delivered the Morelos-3 702 high-power satellite to the Mexican government to help enhance its national security, civil and humanitarian programs, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday they will conduct a field test of the mobile satellite ahead of full operations in mid-2016. …

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ULA Marks 100th Launch with MEXSAT-2

TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 5,  2015 — United Launch Alliance, a Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) joint venture, has launched its 100th rocket into space, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. NASASpaceflight said the company, established in 2006, marked the milestone with Mexico’s Morelos-3 satellite,  also known as MEXSAT-2,  which was …

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