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SAIC Added to $900M GSA IDIQ to Support Counter IED Operations

SAIC Inc. (NYSE: SAI) has been awarded a prime position on an indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract with a $900 million ceiling from the General Services Administration’s federal systems integration and management center. The company will compete will three other firms to provide technology and systems engineering to the joint improvised explosive device defeat organization. …

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General Dynamics Closes Purchase of Norfolk Ship Repair Company

General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) has completed its acquisition of East Coast surface-ship repair company Metro Machine Corp., which provides support to the U.S. Navy fleet in Norfolk, Va. The amount of the cash transaction has not been disclosed. The company will be integrated into San Diego-based General Dynamics NASSCO, a prime contractor …

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ARINC Wins Potential $43M Task Order for Coastal Systems Engineering

ARINC‘s engineering services subsidiary has won a potential $43 million task order add-on to the CECOM CR-2 contract with a one-year base term with two one-year options. ARINC will continue to support to Naval Surface Warfare Center‘s Panama City division with engineering, logistics, financial, procurement and technical documentation. The company …

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GeoEye to Provide Foundation for New Satellite Imagery Government Portals

GeoEye Inc. (NASDAQ: GEOY) has won two awards worth more than $25 million, including an enhanced GEOINT delivery order from the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency. The order was awarded under the EnhancedView contract GeoEye won in August 2010. GeoEye will make satellite imagery readily accessible to licensed federal customers through the company’s EnhancedView web …

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L-3 to Support F-16 TS at 33 Worldwide Locations on $470M Award

L-3 Communications (NYSE: LLL) has won a maximum $469, 560, 000 firm-fixed-price, cost-reimbursement contract  from the U.S. Air Force to provide aircrew and maintenance for the F-16 training system. The company will provide services at 33 locations in the U.S., Greece, Jordan, Bahrain and the Pacific. Funding also covers training systems support at Hill …

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Thales Appoints Ralph Meoni President of US Defense and Security

  Ralph F. Meoni has been appointed president of Thales USA Defense and Security Inc. In this role, he will shape, oversee and execute day-to-day operations and business activities aimed to continue growing domestic and foreign defense and security revenue. Meoni has more than 30 years of defense industry experience and most …

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URS to Fuel Global Expansion with $1.7 Billion Credit Facility

URS Corp. (NYSE: URS) has entered a five-year $1.7 billion senior credit facility, which will support global expansion and continued operations, the company said in a release. The facility will mature in October 2016 and includes a $700 million term loan facility and a $1.0 billion revolving credit facility. The initial interest rate …

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Harris Wins $200M BPA to Modernize VA IT Systems

Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) has won a blank purchase agreement with a ceiling of $199.6 million with the Veterans Affairs Department to support an initiative to enhance veterans’ access to healthcare. The service order BPA has a one-year base and a one-year option. Harris will help modernize the VA’s information technology systems with …

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Boeing’s SMSi Wins SEC Contract for Data Integration; John Hinshaw Comments

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission granted Boeing subsidiary Solutions Made Simple Inc., a contract to complete data integration in an effort to better access and manage data across SEC’s enterprise. Under the agreement SMSi will provide the SEC with software licenses and support for SMSi Twister Data Framework technology. The …

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SAIC to Provide Life-Cycle Operations, Enhancement for Health Data Warehouse

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has awarded SAIC (NYSE: SAI) a prime contract to support to Health Resources and Services Administration’s Data Warehouse. SAIC will provide full life-cycle operations, maintenance and enhancement services including information technology and data centers. The contract has a one-year base period of performance, …

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