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Deloitte Names Vet Hill Staffer Jonathan Traub To Lead Legislative Tax Team

Jonathan Traub, former staff director for the House Ways and Means Committee, has joined Deloitte‘s Washington national tax practice. The professional services organization said Monday he will manage a team focusing on legislative proposals and practical issues regarding tax proposals around the company’s clients. The former House senior staff member …

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ManTech Wins $2.85B For Army MRAP Logistics, Tech Updates; Pedersen Comments

ManTech International Corp. (NASDAQ: MANT) has won a $2.85 billion contract from the U.S. Army  to continue logistics support for the Army’s mine resistant ambush protected vehicles. The company said it won the five-year contract from TACOM Contracting Center for the MRAP support program, which the company has participated in since …

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L-3 Wins $321M C-27 Australia Sale

L-3 Communications (NYSE: LLL) has won a $321, 770, 026 million U.S. Air Force contract to provide the branch with Spartan planes for a foreign military sale. The Defense Department said Australia will receive 10 C-27J planes and 10 option kits, provided by the company’s integrated systems division. Australia will also …

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Northrop Wins $108M To Modify AF Ballistic Missiles

Northrop Grumman Corp. (NYSE: NOC) has won a $108, 098, 628 contract to perform engineering design services for a U.S. Air Force ballistic missile program. The company will help the branch modify the Intercontinental Ballistic Missile Cryptography Upgrade II Engineering and Manufacturing Development Program. Work will occur in Huntington Beach, Calif. and …

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Boeing To Develop DARPA Satellite Launch System; Steve Johnston Comments

Boeing (NYSE: BA) will evaluate small satellite launch systems technologies for the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, the company announced Thursday. Work under the 18-month, $4.5 million Airborne Launch Assist Space Access contract will include developing methods to routinely deploy small satellites under tight budgets. The company’s goals are to …

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ABA, ROA Sponsoring DC Counterterrorism Law Forum June 4

The American Bar Association and a Reserve Officers Association forum are co-sponsoring a roundtable discussion on counterterrorism law June 4 in Washington. Judge Alexander P. White will moderate “The Law of Counterterrorism” at the ROA’s headquarters, located at One Constitution Avenue in Northeast Washington, the ABA announced. White serves as …

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CGI Plans $2.7B Buy Of UK IT Firm Logica

CGI Group Inc. (NYSE: GIB) plans to acquire England-based information technology firm Logica for nearly $2.7 billion cash, the company announced Thursday. CGI intends to close the acquisition by September and expects the acquisition to increase its earnings per share by between 25 and 30 percent, excluding acquisition-related and integration …

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CSC Included On Harris $3B DHS Communications IDIQ Team; Ted Hengst Comments

Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE: CSC) is a subcontractor on a team led by Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) that will compete to provide communications equipment to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. DHS awarded the potential $3 billion contract to several companies for the commercial-off-the-shelf equipment, infrastructure and related services. Harris …

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CGI Wins $900M USAID IT BPA Position; Toni Townes-Whitley Comments

CGI Federal (NYSE: GIB) has won a position on a $900 million blanket purchase agreement with the U.S. Agency for International Development for information technology support. The Fairfax, Va.-based IT and business process contractor said the potential five-year IT Forward BPA supports the agency’s IT reform efforts. CGI has worked …

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TASC Names Booz Allen Vet Scott Heefner Finance, Analytics Head; Pamela Drew Comments

TASC Inc. has appointed Scott Heefner vice president of the financial and business analytics group, the company announced Tuesday. Pamela Drew, senior vice president of strategic capabilities, said in the release he will lead a group that provides government clients with tools to help them make budgetary decisions. Heefner said …

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