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McAleese & Associates: General Dynamics Projects 2019 CapEx to Rise to $1.2B Driven by Submarine Programs

A new report by consulting firm McAleese & Associates says General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) posted $36.2B in full-year 2018 sales, up 17 percent from the previous year. Jim McAleese, founder and principal at McAleese & Associates and a 2019 Wash100 winner, wrote in the report that the increase was primarily driven by $3.7B in …

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General Dynamics Subsidiary Gets $402M Contract for Army Ground Vehicle Technical Support

General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) land systems subsidiary has received a potential five-year, $402.1M contract to provide technical support services for the U.S. Army’s fleet of Stryker ground combat vehicles. Work under the cost-plus-fixed-fee contract is scheduled to conclude Jan. 31, 2024, the Department of Defense said Thursday. The Army will …

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General Dynamics Awarded $367M Army Stryker Vehicle Upgrade Contract Modification

General Dynamics’ (NYSE: GD) land systems unit has received a $366.9M contract modification to reconfigure Stryker ground combat vehicles for the U.S. Army. The Defense Department said Friday the company will convert the flat-bottom vehicles to the Double V-Hull Engineering Change Proposal 1 configuration. Work is scheduled to run through April 30, …

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General Dynamics Land Systems Selected as Platform Integrator for Army IM-SHORAD Program

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 2, 2018 — General Dynamics’ (NYSE: GD) land systems business is set to serve as the platform integrator for the U.S. Army’s Interim Maneuver Short-Range Air Defense system to be developed around the company’s Stryker combat vehicle, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. General Dynamics Land Systems will integrate …

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General Dynamics to Reconfigure U.S. Army Personnel Carriers Under $258M Contract Modification

General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) land systems business has received a $258 million contract modification to update the U.S. Army‘s Stryker personnel carriers. The modification covers the alteration of 116 flat-bottom vehicles to the Stryker A1 Infantry Carrier Vehicle configuration, the company said Tuesday. The Stryker A1 features a 910-ampere alternator and in-vehicle network, …

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General Dynamics Gets $149M Army Contract Modification for Stryker Vehicle Parts

General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) land systems business has secured a $148.9 million contract modification to supply parts for the U.S. Army‘s Stryker ground combat vehicles. The Defense Department said Friday that GDLS will perform work under the modified contract through Feb. 28, 2019. Stryker medium-weight vehicles are designed to address a gap between the capacities of …

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Boeing-General Dynamics Team Unveils Modified Stryker With SHORAD Capability

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 11, 2017 — Boeing (NYSE: BA) and General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) land systems business have demonstrated a reconfigured Stryker armored vehicle equipped with the Avenger short-range air defense unit at the Space & Missile Defense Symposium, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Defense News reported Wednesday the team unveiled the Manuever SHORAD Launcher Stryker system …

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Army Uses IBM’s Watson AI for Stryker Predictive Maintenance; Sam Gordy Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 1, 2017 — IBM (NYSE: IBM) has collaborated with the Army Materiel Command in efforts to deploy the company’s Watson artificial intelligence platform to help predict maintenance needs for the Stryker armored combat vehicles, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. GCN reported Thursday that AMC’s logistics support activity installed sensors …

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Report: Gov’t, Military Explore IBM’s Watson, Other AI Tech; Sam Gordy Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 11, 2017 — Sam Gordy, general manager of IBM’s (NYSE: IBM) federal business, has said the U.S. Army has utilized the company’s Watson artificial intelligence platform to predict mechanical issues on Stryker vehicles, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. Gordy, an inductee into Executive Mosaic’s Wash100 for 2017, told FCW in an article published Friday …

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General Dynamics Secures $509M Contract for Army Stryker Vehicle Configuration Update

General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) has received a potential $508.7 million firm-fixed-price contract to re-engineer the U.S. Army‘s fleet of Stryker ground combat vehicles. The Defense Department said Friday that the company will update an estimated 215 Stryker flat-bottom armored vehicles to a double-V hull engineering change proposal one configuration. DoD added the reconfiguration effort seeks to increase the mobility of the …

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