Tag Archives: r&D

Leidos, USC to Collaborate on HPC, Network Analysis Research; Gulu Gambhir Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 24,  2015 — Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) has partnered with the Information Sciences Institute of the University of Southern California Viterbi School of Engineering on high-performance computing and network analysis research projects, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Monday the two collaborative projects are funded through a previously awarded …

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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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Leidos Picks Federated Wireless to Support DARPA Spectrum-Sharing Research Program

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 11,  2015 — Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) has tapped Federated Wireless to support its $7.9 million phase two contract for the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency‘s Shared Spectrum Access for Radar and Communications program, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. Federated Wireless said Tuesday it will provide its Spectrum Access System technology …

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CACI, Ball Aerospace Win $49M Air Force Spectrum Warfare R&D IDIQ

CACI International (NYSE: CACI) and Ball Aerospace and Technologies (NYSE: BLL) have won contracts potentially worth $49.5 million combined to perform research and development for the U.S. Air Force’s spectrum warfare technologies. The companies will use a multispectral synthetic battlespace simulation to combine sensor and electronic warfare systems as part of …

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ASRC Federal Subsidiary Gets $130M Contract to Support NASA’s Education Programs

A subsidiary of ASRC Federal will provide research and development, education and program support services to NASA under the $130 million,  indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity NASA Research Education Support Service contract. The space agency said Saturday Arctic Slope Technical Services will help coordinate competitive education program opportunities and provide logistical, administrative and information technology support for the …

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Battelle, Riverside Research to Help US Air Force Transition Microelectronics, Embedded Systems

Battelle Memorial Institute and Riverside Research Institute each won a $48, 721, 000 contract to assist in the U.S. Air Force’s research and development work intended to protect the reliability of microelectronics and embedded systems during transition. The companies will work to develop, assess and facilitate the transfer of technologies, the …

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Army Picks 16 Firms for $800M Counterthreat R&D Contract

The U.S. Army has selected 16 companies to provide support for research and development work on countermeasures for asymmetrical threats under a five-year,  $800 million multiple-award task order contract. The Defense Department said Friday the contract runs through Sept. 17, 2020, with funding and work location based on each task order. DoD listed …

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Navy Awards $322M Submarine Services Contract Modification to General Dynamics Electric Boat

A General Dynamics subsidiary will continue its engineering, planning and technical support services for the U.S. Navy’s nuclear submarines under a new $321.7 million contract modification. The Defense Department said Wednesday General Dynamics Electric Boat will carry out configuration management, on-site support, submersible systems modernization, research and development, temporary alteration assistance, mechanical, …

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Booz Allen to Provide NAWCAD Research, Engineering Support

TYSONS CORNER, VA September 3, 2015 — The U.S. Navy has contracted Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) to provide communications and electronics research and engineering assistance in support of the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The Defense Department said the $26, 765, 034 cost-plus-fixed-fee, cost-reimbursable award has …

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Lockheed Starts Stealth Tech Work for Next-Gen Spy Plane

TYSONS CORNER, VA August 20, 2015 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) company Skunk Works has begun researching on stealth technology that could be outfitted into its next generation of surveillance aircraft, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Flightglobal said the company envisions the high-altitude long-endurance spy plane, internally referred to as RQ-X or UQ-2, …

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