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Rich Sorelle: Harris Lands $54M Contract to Help Navy Build EW Decoys

Harris (NYSE: HRS) has been awarded a potential three-year, $54 million contract to help develop electronic warfare technology for the U.S. Navy to lure adversarial missiles away from naval ships. The company said Thursday it will provide system engineering and technical services to the Naval Research Laboratory under the Advanced …

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Army Opens Solicitation for $499M Small Business Program, Systems Support IDIQ

The U.S. Army Contracting Command has issued a notice of solicitation for a potential five-year, $499 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract that covers information technology, business analytics and financial management services from small businesses. The command said in a FedBizOpps notice published Friday the Program and Systems Support – Small Business contract …

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Ellen McCarthy Joins Noblis as NSP Org President; Roger Mason Comments

Ellen McCarthy, former director of plans and programs at the National Geospatial Intelligence Agency, has joined the nonprofit science and technology organization Noblis as president of its National Security Partners organization. Roger Mason, senior vice president of national security and intelligence at Noblis, said Sunday McCarthy brings to the organization experience that …

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Newest USCG National Security Cutter Rolls off Pascagoula Dry Dock

TYSONS CORNER, VA September 16, 2015 — Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) has taken the wraps off the U.S. Coast Guard’s Munro (WMSL 755) national security cutter, which came off the floating dry dock over the weekend, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The USCG’s latest Legend class ship is the sixth NSC to …

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Huntington Ingalls Delivers National Security Cutter James

TYSONS CORNER, VA June 9, 2015 — ExecutiveBiz reported Monday on Ingalls Shipbuilding handing over the national security cutter James (WMSL 754) to the U.S. Coast Guard on Friday. Huntington Ingalls Industries said the 418-foot Legend-class cutter, the fifth to be constructed for the service by the HII business, is …

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SRA Uses Oracle PeopleSoft for USCG Payroll System Update; Mark Johnson Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA June 5, 2015 — SRA International said it has completed consolidation of the U.S. Coast Guard’s 30-year-old payroll platform using Oracle’s (NYSE: ORCL) PeopleSoft Global Payroll system, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The modernization project sought to include human resource support for the Public Health Service and the National Oceanic and …

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Exelis to Help Test eLORAN as GPS Complement; Ed Sayadian Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA May 26, 2015 — Exelis (NYSE: XLS) will work on a project to demonstrate a potential backup for the Global Positioning System using the decommissioned LORAN-C ground-based radio navigation infrastructure, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. Dubbed eLORAN, the initiative that includes UrsaNav, the Department of Homeland Security and the …

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HII Subsidiary to Build 8th US National Security Cutter for $500M; Jim French Comments

A Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) division has been awarded a $499.8 million contract to build the U.S. Coast Guard‘s eighth national security cutter. Ingalls Shipbuilding scheduled the delivery of the NSC Midgett to the military branch for 2019, HII said Tuesday. “We continue to fold in learning for each …

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Jim French: Huntington Ingalls to Start Building 7th Coast Guard Cutter in January 2015

Huntington Ingalls‘ (NYSE: HII) shipbuilding arm will build the U.S. Coast Guard‘s seventh Legend-class National Security Cutter ship under a $497 million contract. Ingalls Shipbuilding has delivered three NSCs to the Coast Guard and three other ships are currently in various phases of construction, the company announced Monday. Jim French, NSC program manager …

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Exelis Wins $32M For Coast Guard Surveillance Radars, Technical Services; Pete Martin Comments

Exelis (NYSE: XLS) has won a potential five-year, $32 million contract to supply the U.S. Coast Guard with radar systems for maritime surveillance, counterterrorism and drug interdiction missions. The company will provide AN/PY-11 multimode radars, support equipment, spares and technical services to the Coast Guard under the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract, Exelis …

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