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ASRC Federal Unit Picked for Computing Support at NASA Ames, Goddard; Mark Gray Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 20, 2018 — A subsidiary of ASRC Federal will work to help NASA assess new computing platforms and conduct simulation and modeling as well as data analysis and visualization under a potential $1.2 billion contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The contract tasks InuTeq to provide high-performance computing support to the space …

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Executive Mosaic’s Weekly GovCon Round-Up: SAIC’s Q1 Earnings and Top 10 Stories

Weekly Roundup June 11 – June 15, 2018 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes Executive Mosaic’s Weekly GovCon Round-Up: SAIC’s Q1 Earnings and Top 10 Stories Jim Garrettson, Executive Mosaic CEO SAIC: Q1 Earnings and Other News  Two weeks ago, this column provided an overview of May contract wins for …

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Jacobs to Support Akima in Contract to Maintain NASA Goddard Center

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 15, 2018 — Jacobs Engineering Group (NYSE: JEC) will serve as a strategic partner to Akima Support Operations under a potential $131.7 million NASA contract to help maintain facilities at Goddard Space Flight Center, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Jacobs said Wednesday it will support GSFC’s Facilities Operations and Maintenance …

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DSA’s Paul Strasser Elected IAC Executive Vice Chair

The American Council for Technology and Industry Advisory Council has announced the election of Paul Strasser, executive vice president of information management solutions group at Data Systems Analysts, as executive vice chair of IAC, effective July 1. Strasser, who currently serves as vice chair for finance at IAC’s executive committee, will …

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NASA Exercises Orbital ATK Contract Options for NOAA’s 3rd, 4th JPSS Weather Satellites

Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA) will develop two more weather satellites for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration in addition to the Joint Polar Satellite System-2 spacecraft after NASA exercised options that would bring the total amount of the contract to approximately $460 million. The company said Friday it is currently building …

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Executive Mosaic’s Weekly GovCon Round-Up: e4e Acquisition, Recent M&A Activity and Top 10 Stories

Weekly Roundup May 21 – May 25, 2018 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes Executive Mosaic’s Weekly GovCon Round-Up: e4e Acquisition, Recent M&A Activity and Top 10 Stories Jim Garrettson, Executive Mosaic CEO Philippines Growth Fuels Executive Mosaic’s e4e Acquisition   Executive Biz recently highlighted how the Philippines plans to build a potential $14 …

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Ball Aerospace to Deliver Main WFIRST Telescope Instrument Components Under $113M NASA Contract

Ball Aerospace and Technologies has received a $113.2 million contract to develop, build and test the main instrument components of NASA‘s upcoming observatory known as the Wide Field Infrared Survey Telescope. Ball will deliver design, analysis, fabrication, test and evaluation services supporting the development of WFIRST Wide Field Instrument components under the WFI Opto-Mechanical Assembly …

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ASRC Federal Subsidiary Awarded Potential $1.2B NASA Computing Services Contract

NASA has awarded ASRC Federal‘s InuTeq subsidiary a potential 10-year, $1.2 billion contract to provide high-performance computing support for the space agency’s science and engineering programs. InuTeq will provide technical services and platforms to multiple agency centers that include the Ames Research Center’s advanced supercomputing division and Goddard Space Flight …

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Peraton Supports NASA’s InSight Mars Lander Mission

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 11, 2018 — Peraton performed compatibility testing and validation of ground stations and spacecraft in support of NASA‘s Deep Space Network designed to track a Mars lander recently launched aboard United Launch Alliance’s Atlas V rocket, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Peraton said Wednesday its team maintains and operates six DSN …

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NASA Vet Robert Lightfoot to Join LSINC as President; Alicia Ryan Comments

Robert Lightfoot, a 29-year NASA veteran and former acting administrator of the space agency, has been appointed to serve as president of LSINC. “His forward-thinking and consensus-building leadership style brings a new dimension to how we can work with those we serve,” Alicia Ryan, LSINC CEO, said in a statement released …

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