Tag Archives: NASA

Jacobs Wins $600M For NASA Marshall Center Engineering; Terry Hagan Comments

Jacobs Engineering Group (NYSE: JEC) has won a potential $600 million prime contract to provide engineering and science-related services to NASA, the company announced Tuesday. The potential five-year contract also covers skills augmentation for the Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Ala. “We are happy to continue our more than …

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Boeing-Lockheed JV Wins $412M For NASA Flood Monitoring, Water Cycle Satellite Launches

A Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) and Lockheed Martin Corp. (NYSE: LMT) joint venture has won a potential $412 million contract to help NASA launch three satellites, the agency announced Monday. United Launch Services, a subsidiary of United Launch Alliance, will provide task-ordered launch services, process payloads and integrate launch vehicles. ULS …

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Exelis Completes Satellite Sensor Firm Buy; S. Danny Rajan Comments

ITT Exelis (NYSE: XLS) has acquired Space Computer Corp., a privately-owned producer of signal processing systems, software and algorithms. Exelis said it will integrate Space Computer into its geospatial systems unit. Space Computer helps the military and intelligence communities with data processing and many of Exelis’ customers also focus on …

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NASA Reaches $10B Mark On SEWP IV, Planning Next Version

NASA has awarded nearly $10 billion in funds through the popular Solutions for Enterprise-Wide Procurement vehicle, which will expire in 2014, Federal News Radio reports. Joanne Woytek, SEWP program manager, told the station NASA is conducting market research on the next SEWP vehicle and said the entire process takes around …

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QinetiQ Names Mark Nappi SVP, Manager for NASA Kennedy Contract

QinetiQ North America has appointed Mark Nappi senior vice president and program manager for the company’s engineering services contract at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center. The company said Monday he will manage day-to-day operations included under the contract at the space agency’s primary launch facility. He previously served as vice president …

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DynCorp Wins Potential $177M Award for NASA Aircraft Engineering

DynCorp International LLC has won a potential $176.9 million contract to provide aircraft maintenance and operational support services to NASA, the agency announced Wednesday. The Falls Church, Va.-based firm will provide the space agency with a variety of engineering, research and development and training services. The base period of the …

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ManTech Team Wins $94M NASA Admin Support Contract; Terry Ryan Comments

A ManTech International Corp. (NASDAQ: MANT) and Genex Systems joint venture won a prime contract potentially worth $94 million to provide administrative and professional support to NASA’s Langley Research Center. The contract is a single-award, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract with a five-year ordering period, according to a Wednesday announcement. Terry Ryan, president and …

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CSC Wins Potential $47M NASA Aircraft Contract Extension

Computer Sciences Corporation (NYSE: CSC) won a potential $46.6 million NASA contract extension to provide aircraft maintenance and modification support, NASA announced Monday. The extension starts March 1 and has three base months and two three-month options. The cost-plus-award-fee base contract is worth $162.1 million and started Sept. 1, 2009. CSC will …

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NASA Says Commercial Crew Awards Could Hit $500M

NASA expects to make multiple awards ranging between $300 million and $500 million this summer for the agency’s commercial space crew initiative. NASA said it is accepting proposals from industry for a commercial crew transportation system and said proposals could lead to Space Act Agreements. The base period would run …

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NASA Seeking Website Manager, Improved Cloud-Based Infrastructure

NASA is seeking a contractor to improve management of the agency’s websites and put them in an improved cloud computing network. In a request for information on FedBizOpps, NASA said it wants to improve collaborative tools and search capabilities through the Web Enterprise Services and Technology contract. NASA wants to …

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