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Versar Inks Iraq Operations Support Deal

Versar (NYSE Amex: VSR) was awarded a new $17.1 million contract from the US Army Corps of Engineers, Middle East District. The Task Force SAFE (Safety Actions for Fire and Electricity) contract focuses on electrical inspections and repairs of facilities used by American personnel in Iraq. According to the firm, …

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DynCorp a ‘Best Vet Employer’; Bill Ballhaus Speaks

DynCorp International was included on Military Times EDGE magazine’s 2010 list of Top 50 “Best for Vets” employers.  The company ranked 17th. According to the firm, “the magazine is dedicated to showing members of the military the practical and positive actions that can make their lives and careers better in …

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Raytheon Picks Up Large Air Force Win; Boeing Victorious Too

According to the Department of Defense, “Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) was awarded a $450, 827, 357 contract to provide engineering and manufacturing development phase of the Small Diameter Bomb Increment II (SDB II) program (nomenclature, Guided Bomb Unit-53/B).  SDB II is a joint Air Force and Navy program.  The SDB II …

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ManTech Named Government Contracting’s ‘Best Employer for Vets, ‘ George Pedersen Comments

ManTech (NASDAQ:MANT)  has been named to Military Times Edge’s 2010 “Best Employers for Vets” list. According to the firm, “ManTech ranked seventh on the 50-company list and was the top-ranking government contractor on this year’s list.” “Our military veterans are essential contributors to the security of our nation and our …

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SAIC Books Pair of Deals

According to the Department of Defense, “SAIC (NYSE: SAI) was awarded a $5, 483, 145 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, firm-fixed-price contract.  This contract is for the Global Geospatial Intelligence data products in support of the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.  Work is to be performed in St. Louis, Mo. (50 percent), and Chantilly, Va. (50 …

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Versar, Boeing Ink DoD Contracts, BAE Systems Wins Pair

According to the Department of Defense, “Versar was awarded a $17, 107, 957 firm-fixed-price contract for electrical repairs and inspection in various locations throughout Iraq.  Work is to be performed in Iraq, with an estimated completion date of June 3, 2012.  Bids were solicited on the World Wide Web with …

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Raytheon Picks Up Major Contract; ITT, IAP, Honeywell Also Win Deals

According to the Department of Defense, “Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) was awarded a $492, 440, 683 contract which will provide:  132 Advanced Medium Range Air-to-Air Missile (AMRAAM) Air Intercept Missile (AIM)-120D All-up-Round (AUR) missiles; 12 AIM-120D Air Vehicles Instrumented (AAVI); 87 AIM-120D Captive Air Training Missiles (CATM); 273 AIM-120C7 AURs for …

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QinetiQ Picks Up Navy Deal

According to the Department of Defense, “QinetiQ North America is being awarded a $25, 253, 501 firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for the procurement of Man Transportable Robotic System (MTRS) production systems, depot-level repair parts, spare kits, and approved accessories for the Army.  The MTRS is a small robotic vehicle used by …

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Bill Fairl on CACI’s New Deal to Support Strategic Command Training

CACI (NYSE:CACI) claimed a $22 million task order to support research, information analysis, exercise and training development, and technical support to implement the United States Strategic Command’s (USSTRATCOM) joint training objectives. According to the firm, “the contract, for one base year and three option years, was awarded under the U.S. …

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Lockheed Martin, Raytheon Notch DoD Wins, General Dynamics Turns Two

According to the Department of Defense, “Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) was awarded a $9, 356, 234 firm-fixed-price contract.  This procurement is for the definitization of an undefinitized contract action issued on contract W58RZ-06-C-0169, modification P00107.  The total not-to-exceed for modification P00107 was $19, 867, 129.  This definitization action further adds …

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