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Johns Hopkins APL Wins $57M in Air Force Contracts for Computer Software R&D

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 19, 2018 — The U.S. Air Force has awarded Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory two indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contracts worth $57.1 million combined to support research and development of computer software platforms, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. Johns Hopkins APL aims to develop a tool that can assist the Air Force …

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CTC Lands New Army Work Under Additive Manufacturing, Materials R&D Subcontracts; Ed Sheehan Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 15, 2018 — Concurrent Technologies Corp. will support the U.S. Army‘s research and development efforts on materials and additive manufacturing techniques for tactical shelter systems, vehicle platforms and air assets under two subcontracts worth $1 million combined, ExecutiveBiz reported June 7. The company said June 6 it …

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Lockheed to Funnel $460M Tax Reform Savings to R&D, Venture Fund, Employee Programs

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 11, 2018 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) aims to shift an estimated $460 million in savings the company said it generated through the recent U.S. tax reform law toward research and development as well as investments in technology startups, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday part …

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Booz Allen to Help Navy Develop Multidomain Tech Platfoms Under Potential $88M IDIQ

Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) has received an $88.3 million contract to provide technology research and development services to a division within the U.S. Navy‘s Rapid Capability Engineering and Integration Department. The Defense Department said Wednesday the company will support the ship and air integrated warfare division in efforts to develop airborne, land-based, sea-based surface and …

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General Atomics to Conduct Nuclear Reactor Fuel R&D Under DOE Grants

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 2, 2018 — General Atomics has received funds via grants under the Energy Department‘s U.S. Industry Opportunities for Advanced Nuclear Technology Development program to advance research and development on new fuel types for nuclear reactors, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday DOE will support two projects worth an estimated …

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CTC, 2 Research Institutes Win IDIQ Contract to Support Air Force Energy Efficiency R&D Efforts

Concurrent Technologies Corp., Southwest Research Institute and University of Dayton Research Institute have won a shared $49 million contract to develop tools for the U.S. Air Force to accelerate its adoption of alternative energy technologies and energy efficiency measures. The Defense Department said Friday services under the seven-year indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract will support the …

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The Potomac Officers Club Adds Two Panelists to the Defense Research and Development Summit

TYSONS CORNER, VA, JANUARY 16, 2017 – The Potomac Officers Club — a division of Executive Mosaic — has added two panelists to its list of speakers for the third Defense Research and Development Summit. The panelists are: Dr. Thomas Burns (DARPA) and Maj. Gen. William Cooley (Air Force Research Laboratory). …

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The Potomac Officers Club to Host the Third Defense Research and Development Summit on Jan. 31st

TYSONS CORNER, VA, JANUARY 4, 2017 – The Potomac Officers Club — a division of Executive Mosaic — will be hosting its third Defense Research and Development Summit on January 31st at the Ritz-Carlton Tysons Corner. Given the rapid pace at which technology advances in the private sector, the Department of …

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DIA Awards $125M Sensor Engineering, R&D Contract to Johns Hopkins APL

The Defense Intelligence Agency has awarded Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory a potential five-year, $125 million contract to research, develop, integrate and engineer specialized sensor systems. APL will support multiple divisions within the advanced technologies office at DIA’s Directorate of Science and Technology under the sole-source contract, the Defense Department said Thursday. …

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PwC: US Aerospace & Defense Firms Spend More in R&D for 2017

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 20, 2017 — PwC‘s global consulting unit has found a nearly $12 billion increase in the research and development budgets of U.S. aerospace and defense companies in 2017, led by Boeing (NYSE: BA), United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) and Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. Defense …

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