Tag Archives: NASA

Jacobs Lands $355M NASA Aerospace Facilities Operations IDIQ

A Jacobs Engineering Group subsidiary has received a potential five-year, $355 million contract to operate and maintain NASA‘s ground-based aerospace facilities at Ames Research Center. Jacobs Technology will provide testing and support services to the Unitary Plan Wind Tunnels and the Arc Jet Complex under the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract, NASA said Thursday. The …

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SAIC Lands $485M NASA Enterprise Applications Service Tech 2 Support Contract

Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) has secured a potential eight-year, $485 million contract to continue to provide operational support services for NASA’s Enterprise Applications Competency Center. The follow-on, cost-plus-performance-fee contract was awarded through the Enterprise Applications Service Technologies program and contains a two-year base period with six option years, NASA said …

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Jacobs Receives $128M NASA Engineering, Science Services Contract Extension; Terence Hagen Comments

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE: JEC) will continue to perform engineering and science services for NASA’s Huntsville, Alabama-based Marshall Space Flight Center under a one-year, $127.8 million contract modification. Jacobs said Tuesday the company started its science and engineering and technician support to MSFC on Oct. 3, 2015 and will …

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Mike Gazarik, Jeff Osterkamp Appointed to VP Roles at Ball Aerospace

Ball Aerospace & Technologies has appointed new vice presidents to lead its engineering and mission assurance businesses. The company said Monday it appointed Mike Gazarik as VP of engineering and Jeff Osterkamp as VP of mission assurance. Gazarik, formerly technology director at Ball Aerospace, will oversee the company’s engineering, supply chain management, intellectual …

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Harris Completes Installation of NASA Webb Telescope’s 9th Flight Mirror

TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 4, 2016 — The segmented primary mirror of NASA‘s James Webb Space Telescope is halfway to completion after Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) finished the installation of its ninth flight mirror, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. NASA said Tuesday the mirrors used are built by Ball Aerospace & Technologies, which …

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NASA Awards Boeing’s 2nd Task Order for ISS Crew Mission

TYSONS CORNER, VA, December 22, 2015 — Boeing (NYSE: BA) will proceed with work under NASA‘s Commercial Crew Transportation Capability contract with the award of a second task order following design and developmental milestones for the CST-100 Starliner,  ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. NASA said Saturday the company will work to prepare for potential …

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Lockheed Delivers Mars Lander to NASA for Final Pre-Launch Tests

TYSONS CORNER, VA, December 21, 2015 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has shipped the InSight Mars lander to the NASA launch site at Vandenberg Air Force Base for final integration and tests ahead of the spacecraft’s launch in March, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday InSight will launch aboard an Atlas …

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BAE Awarded $279M to Provide Test Range Instruments to US, Foreign Govt Clients

The U.S. Air Force has awarded BAE Systems a potential five-year, $278.5 million contract to supply radar, telemetry and optical instruments at 28 domestic and international test ranges. BAE’s technology solutions and services unit will provide serviceable test range equipment to NASA, the departments of Defense and Energy and seven U.S. …

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Army Opens Solicitation for $499M Small Business Program, Systems Support IDIQ

The U.S. Army Contracting Command has issued a notice of solicitation for a potential five-year, $499 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract that covers information technology, business analytics and financial management services from small businesses. The command said in a FedBizOpps notice published Friday the Program and Systems Support – Small Business contract …

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Parsons Gets NASA Award for Small Business Support; Mary Ann Hopkins Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, December 10, 2015 — Parsons has received a NASA award for its support to small businesses as the prime contractor on the Facility Construction, Engineering, and Technical Services contract, GovCon Executive reported Tuesday. The space agency named Parsons the “Large Business Prime Contractor of the Year” for the Goddard Space Flight …

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