Tag Archives: Northrop Grumman

Northrop Grumman to Sponsor, Support UK Public-Private Cybersecurity Initiative

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 11,  2015 — Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) will provide financial support and technology research services to a public-private cybersecurity initiative in the U.K., ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday it will support the CyberInvest program over the next five years and work with British universities to …

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Wood Parker Named to Serco’s US Arm Board; Dan Allen Comments

Wood Parker, former president and CEO of Engility’s (NYSE: EGL) TASC subsidiary, has been appointed to the board of directors at Serco Group’s U.S. subsidiary Serco Inc. “Wood’s extensive knowledge and insight into federal government contracting with the department of defense, federal civilian agencies and the intelligence community will be …

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Weekly Roundup Nov 2 – Nov 6 2015: The Numbers Behind Record-Breaking M&A Year, CSC’s US Govt Spinoff Moves Forward & More

Weekly Roundup Nov 2 – Nov 6 2015 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson While government agencies continue to operate at the established levels and tightly control the dollars they have on hand, the stock market is jumping in anticipation …

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Northrop Grumman Delivers 4 Prototype Shelters for Army Missile Defense System

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 6,  2015 — Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has provided four prototypes of the engagement operations center shelters to the U.S. Army in support of the Integrated Air and Missile Defense Battle Command System, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday the prototype shelters incorporated features that …

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Boeing-Lockheed Team Challenges Air Force Bomber Contract Award

The team of Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has filed a protest against the U.S. Air Force‘s award of the multibillion dollar Long Range Strike Bomber contract to Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) nearly a week after a post-selection debrief. Boeing said in a statement issued Friday they took issue with the Air Force’s evaluations of …

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Northrop Grumman Receives $224M Navy Shipyard Services Contract

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has received a potential $223.6 million contract to perform equipment repairs, logistics support, technical documentation and performance evaluation at U.S. Navy shipyards. The company will work to update missile launcher subsystem components and supply other hardware and spare and repair parts to the U.S. and U.K., …

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Northrop’s Astro Aerospace Firm to Build Radar Antenna for NASA Satellite

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 2,  2015 — Northrop Grumman‘s  (NYSE: NOC) Astro Aerospace company will design and build a radar antenna under a contract with NASA‘s Jet Propulsion Laboratory, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The antenna will be part of the NASA-ISRO Synthetic Aperture Radar satellite and features Astro Aerospace’s AstroMesh mesh reflector technology, …

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Christopher Kastner to Become Huntington Ingalls CFO in March 2016; Mike Petters Comments

Christopher Kastner, corporate vice president and general manager of corporate development at Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) will transition into new roles as chief financial officer and corporate VP for business development by March 1. Kastner will succeed the retiring Barbara Niland and oversee business and profit growth strategies as …

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Weekly Roundup Oct 26 – Oct 30 2015: Northrop Records Double Victory w/ 3Q Earnings, Bomber Win & more

Weekly Roundup Oct 26 – Oct 30 2015 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson The world’s fifth-largest defense contractor received a double-billing of good news this week via third quarter financial results that beat The Street and a landmark contract win …

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October 28 Market Close: GovCon Index Hits New Record High on Earnings Reports, US Stocks Rise

The GovCon Index rose 2.474 percent to an all-time high of 77.167 Wednesday on strong earnings reports from listed companies and high volume on a positive day for U.S. markets as the Federal Reserve released its latest policy statement. Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) rose 5.48 percent to $190.50 on the U.S. Air Force‘s Tuesday …

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