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Lockheed Announces Partnerships

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) named additional companies to its team formed to bid for the U.S. Missile Defense Agency’s Ground-Based Midcourse Defense (GMD) Development and Sustainment Contract. The firm will team with Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) Missile Systems and partners Alaska Aerospace and NANA Development Corporation. “These companies form a best-of-industry …

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Raytheon Re-Ups CMMI Level 5 Rating

Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) Network Centric Systems (NCS) Engineering has been recertified at Capability Maturity Model Integration Level 5. “Sustaining a CMMI Level 5 rating is not easy – especially across multiple disciplines and geographic sites, ” said Ralph Williams, lead appraiser, Cooliemon Inc. “This achievement speaks volumes about the …

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ITT, Lockheed Martin Book Navy Wins

According to the Department of Defense: “ITT (NYSE: ITT) is being awarded a $9, 838, 468 cost-plus-fixed-fee, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for investigations of anomalies; software engineering; systems engineering; software and firmware maintenance; support tools and facilities maintenance; documentation; and hardware maintenance and upgrade software support for the electronic warfare jammers AN/ALQ-165 …

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Vangent’s Jerry Calhoun on Social Media

ExecutiveBiz profiled Vangent HR lead Jerry Calhoun and his firm’s approach to social media: “Calhoun’s team is busy on the hiring front as well, in areas such as healthcare, which accounts for more than 50 percent of the company’s business. So far, recruiting has been strong this year: Among the …

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Lockheed Marks Successful Launch of Groundbreaking AEHF Satellite

Lockheed Martin’s (NYSE: LMT)  Advanced Extremely High Frequency (AEHF) satellite, constructed for the U.S. Air Force, was successfully launched today from Cape Canaveral aboard an Atlas V rocket provided by the United Launch Alliance. According to the firm, “the satellite is the most technologically advanced military communications satellite ever developed …

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NGC Names Sam Shekar Chief Medical Officer; Amy King Comments

Northrop Grumman (NYSE:NOC) appointed Sam Shekar, M.D., M.P.H., chief medical officer within the company’s Information Systems sector. According to the firm, “Shekar will provide strategic direction for Northrop Grumman’s health information technology (IT) business and will serve as an adviser to the healthcare and public health community, customers, partners and …

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SAIC Snags Pair of Contract Awards

SAIC (NYSE: SAI) won a task order from the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) to support information technology (IT) services to the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA). According to the firm, “the task order has a one year base period of performance, four one year options …

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SRA Wins $100 Million Medical Research Deal from DoD

SRA International, Inc. (NYSE: SRX) won a deal from the Department of Defense (DoD) on a re-compete “to support the receipt and scientific review of research grant applications for DoD’s Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs (CDMRP).” The contract would worth as much as $100 million over five years, if all …

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QinetiQ NA Subsidiary Spectro Rolls Out New CMMS Offering

QinetiQ North America subsidiary firm Spectro Inc. has unveiled SpectroTrack, a ‘Computerized Maintenance Management System’ (CMMS) built to accommodate real-time machine condition monitoring. According to the firm, “the software provides the user with data to make maintenance decisions based on machine condition, increasing the availability of key assets, reducing unscheduled …

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BAE Systems, AT&T, Sprint-Nextel, Verizon Ink DoD Contracts

According to the Department of Defense, “BAE Systems was awarded an $11, 014, 052 firm-fixed-price contract.  This contract is for the acquisition of 390 L-Rod aluminum bar armor kits, associated bracketry required for kit installation, and field service representative support outside the contiguous United States, for the RG-31 Mine Resistant …

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