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George Whittier: Fairbanks Morse Eyes Military Ship Aftermarket Expansion Through Ward Leonard Acquisition

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Fairbanks Morse has purchased naval motor and control technology provider Ward Leonard Operating for an undisclosed sum to grow power generation equipment and aftermarket service offerings in the military sector. George Whittier, CEO of Fairbanks Morse, said he expects the deal to help build the company's status as a power systems integrator for the U.S. Navy and Coast Guard.

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Carahsoft President Craig Abod Receives Sixth Wash100 Award

Craig Abod President of Carahsoft Receives Wash100 Award

Craig Abod, president of Carahsoft Technology Corp., has received his 2020 Wash100 Award for driving expansion and revenue through major contract award wins as well as his efforts to improve IT modernization within the government contracting (GovCon) sector. This marks the sixth win for Abod in the seven year history of the Wash100 Award.

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Gov’t Service Vet Christopher Maynard Named CISO of LexisNexis’ Reed Tech Subsidiary

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Christopher Maynard, a former director and branch chief at the Department of Homeland Security, has joined LexisNexis subsidiary Reed Tech as chief information security officer, G2Xchange FedCiv reported Tuesday.  Horsham, Pa.-based Reed Tech aims to help government customers manage data programs with the use of technology.

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EM Weekly Roundup: Leidos Secures $7.7.B Contract, Carahsoft Adds Vendors to $820M DoD Asset Management Software BPA, POC to Host 2020 Procurement Forum on March 19th, CMMC Forum on April 2nd, Checkout Wash100 Popular Vote, Mark Esper Warns U.S. Allies About China, Weekly Wash100 Presentations & Weekly Top 10 Stories

Leidos Secures $7.7B Contract From Naval Information Warfare Systems Command; Gerry Fasano Quoted  The Naval Information Warfare Systems Command awarded Leidos a potential eight-year, $7.7 billion contract to modernize and maintain shore-based networks being used by the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps across the globe, Leidos announced on Feb. 12th.  …

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BAE to Support Navy C5ISR, Comms Systems Under Two Contracts Worth Up to $317M; Mark Keeler Quoted

The U.S. Navy has selected BAE Systems for a pair of contracts worth potentially $316.7M combined to provide technical support for radio systems and command, control, communications, computers, combat, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance platforms.

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