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Federal Acquisition Vet Mickey Jones Named to GovConRx Senior Management Team

Mickey Jones, a 31-year federal acquisition professional, has joined the senior management team of Reston, Va.-based GovConRx. He will work with other members of GovConRx’s management team and advisory board to support corporate development efforts and deliver platforms meant to help contractors manage contract performance, the company said Wednesday. Jones …

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Federal Procurement Vet Greg Rothwell Joins GovConRx Advisory Board

Greg Rothwell, a more than three-decade federal acquisition market veteran, has joined the advisory board of Reston, Va.-based GovConRx. He will join other government procurement professionals on the board to support the senior management team and provide strategic direction for the company, GovConRx said. Rothwell became the first chief procurement …

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Fluor Lands $2B DOE Oil Reserve Mgmt Contract Extension; Tom D’Agostino Quoted

A Fluor (NYSE: FLR) subsidiary has received a potential $2B contract extension to continue to manage and operate the country’s emergency crude oil supply for the Energy Department. DOE exercised a contract option for Fluor Federal Petroleum Operations to continue life extension construction and engineering work for the Strategic Petroleum Reserve …

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Booz Allen Gets $1.03B Cyber Task Order Under DHS CDM DEFEND Program

Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) has received a potential six-year, $1.03B task order to develop and field cybersecurity platforms and services for six federal agencies under the new phase of the Department of Homeland Security’s Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation program. The task order awarded through CDM’s Dynamic and Evolving Federal Enterprise …

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Dovel Technologies to Update Federal Grants Mgmt System Under $377M Contract

Dovel Technologies has won a potential five-year, $377 million contract to update and manage a grants management services platform that multiple federal agencies use. The company said Tuesday it will provide technology and programming support for the GrantSolutions Center of Excellence, which handles over $80 billion in grant awards for programs across the departments …

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IT Security Vet Ron Davis Takes CISO Post at Huntington Ingalls

Ron Davis, formerly chief information security officer of Vencore and a certified information systems security professional, has joined Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) as CISO. Davis will oversee a cybersecurity program that seeks to identify threats and risks as well as implement controls, methods and processes designed to secure HII …

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September 24 Market Close: GovCon Index, US Stocks Enter 3rd Day of Declines

The GovCon Index recorded a decline for the third consecutive session Thursday with a loss of 0.124 points to 70.778. The Index traded 1.4 percent down at one point in the 11 a.m. Eastern time hour and reflected a day of choppy trade for U.S. markets as all three major indices …

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May 14 Market Close: GovCon Index, US Stocks Jump 1% as Dollar Weakens

The GovCon Index closed Thursday at its highest figure since April 28 with a 1.652 percent gain to 75.207. U.S. stocks jumped 1 percent Thursday as investors weighed a weakened U.S. dollar and stabilized Treasury bond market after a series of mixed economic reports earlier in the week,  according to CNBC. The Dow …

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May 12 Market Close: GovCon Index Closes Down, US Markets See Slight Losses

The GovCon Index declined for the second consecutive trading session Tuesday with a loss of 0.421 points to 73.488. Gains in Treasury bonds and energy shares helped offset losses in U.S. markets earlier in a day that saw raw material stocks decline, according to Bloomberg. Bloomberg reports investors believe the Federal Reserve will …

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Marc Arendt Joins Sevatec as BD, Cyber Services Senior Director; Burke Cox Comments

Marc Arendt, formerly director of business development for cybersecurity at Blue Canopy Group, has joined Sevatec as senior director of business development and cyber services. Arendt helped Blue Canopy Group manage its cybersecurity consulting practice at the Treasury Department, Small Business Administration, Consumer Financial Protection Board and the Internal Revenue Service, Sevatec …

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