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General Dynamics Wins $191M Navy Award for Missile Design

General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) Electric Boat subsidiary has won a $191.3 million contract modification with the U.S. Navy for continued common missile compartment concept studies, design and engineering. The modification is to an award from December 2008 and brings the total contact value to more than $708 million if all …

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BAE Gets $150M Deal to Provide Sweden, UAE with Armored Vehicles

BAE Systems‘ land and armaments unit has won two contracts worth a combined $150 million through which the company will provide RG31 and RG32M vehicles to Sweden and the United Arab Emirates. The company reported that over 2, 166 RG31 vehicles have been delivered. In addition, the RG32M is widely used …

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Terremark COO Nelson Fonseca to Succeed Kerry Bailey as Company President

Terremark, a Verizon (NYSE: VZ) company, has promoted its chief operating officer Nelson Fonseca to company president. Fonseca will succeed Kerry Bailey, who was recently named chief marketing officer of Verizon’s new organization that consolidated its enterprise operations for government and business customers. As COO, Fonseca was responsible for the company’s operational efficiency. He previously served …

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BAE to Compete for Anti-IED Work on Potential $900M IDIQ

BAE Systems will compete with SAIC Inc. (NYSE: SAI) and two other firms for orders on a potential $900 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to support the Joint Improvised Explosive Device Defeat Organization‘s efforts to prevent the use of IEDs by terrorists and organizations. BAE said it will offer research, analysis, training, and operations support …

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CSC Wins $67M to Manage USCIS Verification System

Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE: CSC) has won a potential $67 million task order to operate the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services‘ verification information system, the company announced Thursday. The order was awarded under the Department of Homeland Security’s Enterprise Acquisition Gateway for Leading Edge Solutions contract, which CSC won a position on in 2006. …

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L-3 to Buy Sensor Equipment Maker for Subs, Ships for $210M Cash

L-3 Communications (NYSE: LLL) has entered an agreement to buy a unit of Danaher Corp. that manufactures specialized equipment for electronic and optical systems, L-3 announced Tuesday. L-3 said it expects the $210 million cash deal to close in the first quarter of its 2012 fiscal year and immediately increase operational results. L-3 will …

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Daniel Allen to Head CACI’s U.S. Operations, Effective Jan. 1

CACI International Inc.‘s (NYSE: CACI) current chief operating officer Daniel Allen has been appointed president of the company’s U.S. operations,  effective Jan. 1, 2012. The move comes as current president of U.S. operations William Fairl announced his intent to retire effective Sept. 1, 2012. For more on Fairl’s pre-retirement plans, check out our coverage on GovCon …

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Harris Wins $30.5M to Centralize VA’s Enterprise Data System

Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) has won a $30.5 million contract award to develop a central network monitoring system for the Veterans Affairs Department, according to a company announcement. The 4.5 year contract has an 18-month base with three option years falling under the Enterprise Management Foundation Federated Data Repository contract program. The program, …

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STG Grabs Robert Phoebus as Defense Sector SVP

STG Inc. has appointed Robert L. Phoebus to serve as senior vice president of the company’s defense sector, the company has announced. In his new position, Phoebus will provide oversight for the defense sector, which provides the Defense Department with information technology operations, warfighter systems, cyber defense, test and evaluation support …

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BAE Systems’ Brian Sheridan to Head SpecTal Business

BAE Systems has tasked Brian Sheridan, vice president and deputy general for the company’s intelligence and security sector, to lead the Reston, Va.-based SpecTal business, according to an announcement today. SpecTal, previously a part of L-1 Intelligence Services Group, provides government customers with security and intelligence consulting. Sheridan joined BAE Systems …

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