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SAIC Inks Another SPAWAR Deal

SAIC (NYSE: SAI) won a contract from the U.S. Navy Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center (SPAWARSYSCEN) Atlantic to support technical and engineering services as part of the Enhanced Tactical Automated Security System (ETASS). According to the firm, “the multiple award, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract has a one-year base period of performance, …

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CACI Wins Slice of $16.4 Billion Army Deal; Paul Cofoni Comments

CACI (NYSE: CACI) became one of 17 prime contracts to win a piece of the U.S. Army Communications and Electronics Command (CECOM) Rapid Response – Third Generation (R2-3G) program. According to the firm, “the five-year, indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract has a ceiling value of $16.4 billion. It is designed to …

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L-3, Raytheon March on to Army Contracts

According to the Department of Defense, “L-3 Communications (NYSE: LLL) was awarded a $28, 476, 296 time-and-material contract for aircraft workers.  Work is to be performed at Corpus Christi Army Depot, Corpus Christi, Texas, with an estimated completion date of Jan. 28, 2011.  One bid was solicited with one received.  …

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BAE Systems, Argon ST Book DoD Wins

According to the Department of Defense, “BAE Systems was awarded on Aug. 25 a $6, 270, 186 firm-fixed-price indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract.  Work is to be performed at Phoenix, Ariz., with an estimated completion date of Oct 2, 2013.  One bid was solicited with one received.  Research Development & Engineering Command Contracting …

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L-3 Scores Valuable SOCOM Contract

L-3 Communications (NYSE: LLL)won a contract from the U.S. Special Operations Command (USSOCOM) for its “Panther Very Small Aperture Terminal (VSAT)” manpack satellite communications systems and associated equipment. According to the firm, “the systems will be used in support of USSOCOM’s Special Operations Forces Deployable Node-Lite (SDN-Lite) program, which will …

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ITT Picks Up Night Vision Deal from Army Worth $260 Million

ITT Corporation (NYSE:ITT) won a second enhanced night vision goggle (ENVG) production contract from the U.S. Army Research, Development & Engineering Command Acquisition Center. According to the firm, “the company was selected as one of three companies to design, develop and manufacture ENVGs through this follow-on award. The firm-fixed-price contract …

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ITT Picks Up Half-Billion Dollar Navy Deal; Boeing, Booz Allen Big Winners Also

According to the Department of Defense, “ITT (NYSE: ITT) is being awarded a $455, 026, 747 firm-fixed-price, cost-plus-fixed-fee, cost-only indefinite-delivery/indefinite quantity contract for production of up to 5000 Joint Counter Radio-Controlled Improvised Explosive Device Electronic Warfare (JCREW) 3.2 mounted systems to meet urgent requirements of the Department of Defense in …

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Lockheed’s Savi Technology Names William Maggs CTO

Savi Technology, a Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) company named William Maggs Chief Technology Officer (CTO). According to the firm, “Maggs, who also becomes Savi Technology’s Senior Vice President (SVP)-Technology Operations, formerly was CTO at Palm, Inc., and worked at mobile handset companies Motorola and Sony Ericsson in Advanced Technology and …

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CACI Notches Air Force Contract Win; Bill Fairl, Paul Cofoni Comment

CACI  (NYSE: CACI) claimed a $19 million prime contract to sustain and enhance the Air Force’s Job Order Cost Accounting System (JOCAS II) for the 554th Electronic Systems Group at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio. According to the firm, “the new work on the five-year contract (one base, four option …

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GTEC Books Deal from NRL to Continue Plasma Research

Global Defense Technology & Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: GTEC) won a contract to continue their support of the research initiatives of the Naval Research Laboratory’s (NRL) Charged Particle Physics Branch within the Plasma Division.  The contract has one base year and four options and a total value of $6, 141, 655. …

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