Tag Archives: NASA

Peter Cannito: Redwire Eyes Space Infrastructure Expansion With DSS Acquisition

Redwire, an aerospace company backed by AE Industrial Partners, has bought satellite solar array developer Deployable Space Systems for an undisclosed sum. Goleta, California-based DSS manufactures deployable hardware to support space missions of commercial and government customers such as NASA, which intends to use the company’s technology to update solar …

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FTC Seeks Additional Info on Lockheed’s $4.4B Deal for Aerojet Rocketdyne

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has received from the Federal Trade Commission a second request for additional information as FTC continues to review its proposed acquisition of Aerojet Rocketdyne (NYSE: AJRD). The latest request extends for another 30 days the waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Act, Lockheed said Friday. In December, …

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GeoOptics Lands First NOAA Satellite Data Order

GeoOptics is set to begin providing commercial satellite data to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration in March for numerical weather prediction efforts after the company received its first delivery order from the agency. The company said Friday it will work to deliver 1,300 radio occultations to NOAA in real …

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VA Issues $590M in Orders for IT Hardware, Support Services

Colossal Contracting and Regan Technologies have received three-year task orders worth $590 million in total value to help the Department of Veterans Affairs procure information technology hardware and single- and multi-function device warranty support services, FedHealthIT reported Thursday. VA awarded the tasks through NASA’s Solutions for Enterprise-Wide Procurement V contract …

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NASA’s Perseverance Rover Arrives at Mars; Steve Jurczyk, Michael Watkins Quoted

NASA’s Perseverance rover that launched from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida aboard a United Launch Alliance-built Atlas V rocket in July 2020 reached Mars on Thursday. The Mars 2020 Perseverance mission “personifies the human ideal of persevering toward the future and will help us prepare for human exploration …

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Executive Mosaic Names Northrop CEO Kathy Warden to 2021 Wash100 for Securing Major Federal, Military Contracts to Drive Company Growth

Executive Mosaic is pleased to announce Kathy Warden, chairman, president and CEO of Northrop Grumman, as a 2021 Wash100 awardee for leading the company in efforts to create value through portfolio management, as well as her continued focus on growth through executive hires and contract pursuits in the federal sector. …

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Barrios Technology to Help Organize NASA Projects Under Potential $160M Contract

Houston-based aerospace services provider Barrios Technology has secured a potential eight-year, $160 million contract to help NASA coordinate projects at the Marshall Space Flight Center in Alabama. NASA said Wednesday the company could extend support services to other agency facilities under the Consolidated Program Support Services Project Coordination indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract. …

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Craig Abod, Carahsoft President, Wins 2021 Wash100 Award for Leading Company Growth, Driving Cloud, IT Capabilities Through Major Partnerships

Executive Mosaic is honored to introduce Craig Abod, president of Carahsoft Technology, as a recipient of the 2021 Wash100 Award, the most coveted and prestigious award in all of government contracting (GovCon). This marks the seventh consecutive year that Abod has won the award and been recognized for his commitment …

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Stu Shea, Chairman, President & CEO of Peraton, Receives 2021 Wash100 Award for Leading Company Expansion Efforts Through Acquisition Deals, Contract Wins

Stu Shea CEO Peraton

Executive Mosaic is pleased to introduce Stu Shea, chairman, president and CEO of Peraton, as an inductee into the 2021 Wash100 for his leadership in company expansion efforts through acquisitions and contract awards from government and military customers for technology development, maintenance and support work. This marks Shea’s fifth Wash100 Award.

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NASA Launches Solicitation for Follow-On Systems Engineering Contract

NASA Goddard

NASA has issued a request for proposals for the second iteration of the Systems Engineering Advanced Services contract with a maximum ordering value of $298 million. SEAS II will involve work to engineer systems for various NASA facilities such as the Goddard Space Flight Center in Maryland and the Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia, the agency said in the solicitation notice posted Monday.

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