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Seven Firms Awarded $113M in Navy Ship Maintenance IDIQ Modifications

The U.S. Navy awarded contract modifications worth a combined $113.2M to seven companies to continue supporting maintenance efforts for surface combatant and amphibious vessels that are visiting or stationed at Naval Base San Diego. Contractors will help the service branch maintain, repair or modernize destroyers, cruisers, dock landing ships, amphibious …

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ACT-IAC Names David M. Wennergren CEO

The American Council for Technology – Industry Advisory Council announced on Thursday that David M. Wennergren has been named chief executive officer, effective May 13th. Ellen Glover, former IAC Chair, led a search committee to recommend the best candidate for the position. Wennergren was selected from a large pool of …

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McAleese & Associates: GAO Examines Navy’s Cost Estimate for Columbia-Class Submarine Program

Consulting firm McAleese & Associates has released a report on key takeaways from a Government Accountability Office study on the U.S. Navy’s cost estimate for the Columbia-class submarine acquisition program. Jim McAleese, founder and principal at McAleese & Associates, wrote in the report that GAO challenged the technological maturity of several …

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DLA Selects Three Companies for $580M in Storage Battery Supply IDIQs

The Defense Logistics Agency awarded three companies contracts worth potentially $580.5M combined to provide storage batteries to the U.S. Army, Navy and Marine Corps. Each firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract has two base years and three option years, the Department of Defense said Wednesday. Work is slated to occur through April 2, …

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McAleese & Associates: FY 2020 Navy, Marine Corps Budget Request Totals $206B

A report by consulting firm McAleese & Associates says the Navy and the Marine Corps requested a total budget of $206B for fiscal year 2020. The Navy’s FY 2020 budget request includes $20.4B in research, development, test and evaluation funds for several programs: unmanned surface vessels and unmanned underwater vehicles; directed energy; conventional …

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Robert Smith to Lead General Dynamics Marine Systems Segment; Phebe Novakovic Quoted

Robert Smith, president of General Dynamics’ (NYSE: GD) Jet Aviation subsidiary, has been named executive vice president of the company’s marine systems segment in a move that will take effect on July 1. He will succeed the retiring John Casey, a shipbuilding industry veteran and former president of General Dynamics …

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Northrop Receives $104M IDIQ to Supply Helicopter Mission Computers to USMC, DLA & Bahrain

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has been awarded a $104M contract to provide 503 technical refresh mission computers designed for UH-1Y, AH-1Z and UH-60V helicopters. The company will provide production, retrofit and spare units to the Defense Logistics Agency, U.S. Marine Corps and Bahrain through the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract, the Department of …

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CGI Federal Wins $223M Navy Electronic Procurement System Contract

CGI‘s (NYSE: GIB) federal arm has won a potential 10-year, $222.9M contract to build an electronic procurement system for the Department of the Navy. The Department of Defense said Wednesday CGI Federal will provide the ePS contract writing platform for the DON to manage contracting requirements for supplies, grants, services and …

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Raytheon Gets Potential $99M Contract to Repair Navy F/A-18 Radar Assemblies

Raytheon‘s (NYSE: RTN) space and airborne systems business has received a potential five-year, $98.6M contract to fix 25 weapon repairable assemblies for AN/APG-79 active electronically scanned array radars used on the U.S. Navy’s F/A-18 aircraft fleet. Work under the sole-source contract, which has a $57.9M initial value, is initially scheduled …

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Shaun Bierweiler, Vice President and General Manager of the U.S. Public Sector of Cloudera, Announced as Moderator for Potomac Officers Club’s 2019 Data Management Forum

Shaun Bierweiler, vice president and general manager of Cloudera Government Solutions’ U.S. Public Sector, will be featured as a moderator during the Potomac Officers Club’s 2019 Data Management Forum on April 10th at the 2941 Restaurant in Falls Church, Va. During the forum, GovCon leaders from the public and private …

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