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April 2 Market Close: GovCon Index Inches Up, Traders Eye Iran Talks

The GovCon Index closed on a nominal rise Thursday — up 0.062 points to 68.857 — and recorded an even 15-15 split between risers and fallers. The final trading day of the week saw news of a possible nuclear agreement between Iran and major world powers weigh on investors, who largely want to see …

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EDF Energy awards Ultra €12.9M contract

Ultra Electronics Holdings, a global supplier of nuclear instrumentation and control systems, announced today that EDF Energy has awarded a €12.9 million contract to Ultra’s Nuclear Control Systems for the manufacturing and support of EDF Energy-owned nuclear reactors in the UK. Ultra currently supplies safety-based equipment to 186 reactors in …

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Mike Shawcross: Huntington Ingalls Expects JFK Carrier Construction Contract This Year

Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) has been awarded a $1.295 billion extension to continue preparing for construction of the John F. Kennedy aircraft carrier for the U.S. Navy. Mike Shawcross, vice president of CVN 79 construction for the company’s Newport News Shipbuilding division, said Tuesday that the company expects to be awarded …

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Bechtel Unit Awarded $7B for Navy Nuclear Propulsion Parts

A Bechtel business unit has been awarded a $7, 069, 265, 220 contract modification to produce nuclear propulsion technology for the U.S. Navy at national laboratories run by the Navy and Energy Department. Bechtel Marine Propulsion Corp. will receive $82, 893, 000 in contract funds at the time of award from …

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Bechtel Division to Build Navy Nuclear Propulsion Tech for $197M

A division of Bechtel has been awarded a $197, 571, 818 modification to produce nuclear propulsion components for the U.S. Navy. Bechtel Plant Machinery will receive $167, 183, 261 in fiscal year 2014 contract funds at the time of award from the Navy and no funds will expire at the end of the …

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Huntington Ingalls Wins $155M for Nuclear Submarine R&D, Logistics

Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) has won a $155, 682, 919 contract modification to perform research and development and integrated logistics support work on the U.S. Navy‘s nuclear submarines. The Navy is obligating $560, 635 at the time of award from its fiscal year 2012 and 2013 other procurement and working …

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Bill Hickman to Lead Day & Zimmermann TVA Contract Nuclear Operations

Bill Hickman has joined Day & Zimmermann as vice president of nuclear operations for a contract the company holds with the Tennessee Valley Authority. The a 25-year industry veteran will be in charge of the the company’s work at TVA’s three nuclear facilities, Day & Zimmermann said Friday. TVA is a government-owned corporation …

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CH2M Hill Wins $2.1B Extension on DOE Nuclear Complex Cleanup Project

CH2M Hill Plateau Remediation Co. has won a five-year, $2.1 billion extension to continue helping the Energy Department carry out a cleanup project at a decommissioned nuclear complex in Hanford, Wash., the Tri-City Herald reported Friday. Annette Cary writes the contract was initially worth $4.5 billion over five base years and included …

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Bechtel Wins $296M for Navy Nuclear Propulsion Components

Bechtel‘s plant machinery division has won a $296, 442, 784 contract modification to continue providing nuclear propulsion components to the U.S. Navy. The Navy is allocating its fiscal year 2013 shipbuilding and conversion contract funds for this award and they will not expire at the end of the current fiscal …

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General Dynamics Subsidiary to Mainain Nuclear Subs on $164M Contract

A General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) subsidiary has won a $20 million contract modification to continue helping the U.S. Navy maintain and upgrade nuclear submarines. General Dynamics Electric Boat will provide management, planning, training and nuclear services to the Nuclear Regional Maintenance Department at the Naval Submarine Base in Groton, Conn., …

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