Tag Archives: research and development

SAIC Wins Prime Spot on $497M Navy Medicine IDIQ

SAIC Inc. (NYSE: SAI) has won a prime contract from the U.S. Army Contracting Command for operational and medical research and development services in support of Navy Medicine, the company announced Tuesday. The multiple-award indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract has three base years, a two-year option and a six-month extension option. The total …

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TASC Wins Potential $134M NASA Software Services, R&D Contract

NASA has awarded TASC Inc. a cost-plus-award-fee contract potentially worth $133.9 million to provide software services to the agency’s independent verification and validation facility in Fairmont, W.Va. The contract has a total period of performance of five years, including options. A NASA announcement of the award said TASC’s support will include research …

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GD Electric Boat Wins Potential $881M Nuclear Submarine Award

The U.S. Navy has awarded General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) subsidiary Electric Boat a $91.2 million contract modification to provide lead-yard services for Virginia-class nuclear-powered attack submarines. The contract has a potential value of $881 million through 2014 if all options are exercised and funded. Electric Boat will develop, maintain and update design drawings and …

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Alion Wins $47M Contract to Provide Air Force R&D for Ballistic Missile Defense

The U.S. Air Force has awarded Alion Science and Technology a $47, 595, 013 cost-plus-fixed-fee, indefinite-delivery requirements contract. The company will continue to research and develop ballistic missile defense technologies, including upgrades of training systems and combat system requirements. Work will be performed in Chicago, Ill. The Air Force Materiel …

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Siemens Names Bettenhausen SVP of U.S. R&D; Eric Spiegel Comments

Siemens has promoted Kurt D. Bettenhausen to senior vice president of the company’s U.S. research and development division. Bettenhausen previously worked in the company’s industrial automation business unit,  with engineering and consulting responsibilities. Prior to that, he held senior positions in marketing, sales and product management at Axivia, which Siemens added to its automation and drives group in 2000. …

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Booz Allen to Perform R&D for Mexican Anti-Drug War, Homeland Defense Efforts

The U.S. Air Force has awarded Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) an $8, 904, 942 cost-plus-fixed-fee, indefinite-delivery requirements contract. The company will research and develop joint operations between the U.S. Northern Command and the Mexican military. Booz Allen will provide reports for engagement approach, joint technology and knowledge management. A …

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Booz Allen Awarded $21.5M in IDIQs to Provide Air Force R&D for Intel and Weapons

The U.S. Air Force has awarded Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) two cost-plus-fixed-fee, indefinite-delivery requirements contracts, worth an estimated $21.5 million, to provide research and development. One contract, worth $14, 863, 384, provides for completion and delivery of a stakeholder analysis and strategic communication plan, a capabilities based assessment report and …

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SAIC to Conduct Carbon Cycling, Ordnance Sensor R&D for Naval Research Lab

SAIC (NYSE: SAI) has won a prime U.S. Naval Research Laboratory contract to provide engineering and physical life sciences research and development in support of NRL’s chemistry division. The single-award contract has one base year, four one-year options and a ceiling of more than $19 million. SAIC’s services will include carbon cycling …

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