Tag Archives: U.S. Geological Survey

Donna Roy, Executive Director of DHS IS2O, Announced as Panelist for Potomac Officers Club 2019 Data Management Forum

Donna Roy, executive director of the Department of Homeland Security Information Sharing and Services Office, will be featured as a panelist during the Potomac Officers Club’s 2019 Data Management Forum on April 10th at the 2941 Restaurant in Falls Church, Va.  During the forum, GovCon leaders from the public and …

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Dewberry to Help USGS Determine Hurricane Maria Impact on Puerto Rico, US Virgin Islands

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 8, 2018 — Dewberry will study the impact of Hurricane Maria on Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands using topographic light detection and ranging data under a contract in support of the U.S. Geological Survey‘s 3D Elevation Program, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday it will …

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NASA Taps ULA for Potential $154M Landsat 9 Launch Services Contract

United Launch Alliance has secured a potential $153.8 million contract from NASA to provide launch support services for the Landsat 9 satellite. NASA said Friday it expects Landsat 9 to take off aboard the Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) joint venture’s Atlas V 401 rocket from Vandenberg …

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Orbital ATK, NASA Conclude Landsat 9 Preliminary Design Review

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 10, 2017 — Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA) has worked with NASA to perform a preliminary design review of the Landsat 9 mapping satellite that will work to capture space-based images of the Earth’s surface for both the space agency and the U.S. Geological Survey, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The …

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General Dynamics Awarded $155M to Support NASA-USGS Satellite Operations; Manny Mora Comments

The U.S. Geological Survey has awarded a General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) business unit a potential 10-year, $155 million contract to provide ground-based flight and mission operations support for the Landsat 8 satellite. General Dynamics Mission Systems will also develop and integrate a Landsat multisatellite operations facility at Goddard Space Flight …

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Orbital ATK to Build Land Imaging Satellite for NASA Under $130M Contract; Steve Krein Comments

Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA) has received a potential five-year, $129.9 million contract from NASA to design and develop a satellite that works to provide images and measurements of the Earth’s land cover. NASA awarded the firm-fixed-price delivery order for the Landsat 9 spacecraft under the Rapid Spacecraft Acquisition III contract, the space …

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Woolpert Buys Leica Aerial Laser Scanners to Support Mapping Programs

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 13,  2015 — Woolpert has bought three Leica ALS80 lidar-based aerial laser scanners from Leica Geosystems to support its work with the U.S. Geological Survey, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Woolpert said Tuesday the purchase works to expand its offerings in aerial data collection and bolster its mapping programs. About Executive Mosaic: Founded in 2002, Executive …

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ASRC Federal Subsidiary Wins Geological Research Contract; Paul Dillahay Comments

An ASRC Federal‘s InuTeq subsidiary has won a potential five-year $11 million contract to help a U.S. Geological Survey data center find new ways to conduct earth science research. The USGS Earth Resources Observation and Science Center is responsible for managing remote sensing data on climate and land use change, …

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