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Army Taps BAE Unit for $474M Howitzer Support Contract

BAE Systems’ land and armaments business has landed a potential $474.1M contract to provide support services for the U.S. Army howitzer systems designed to fire at targets within a range of nearly 20 miles. The cost-plus-fixed-fee contract includes work to manage the engineering, quality, software and configuration of the military branch’s …

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NTT Data Services Eyes Continued IT Work for Army Via ITES-3S; Kevin Durkin Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 22, 2018 — NTT Data Services‘ public sector subsidiary will work to deliver information technology services to the U.S. Army through its position on the potential $12.1B Information Technology Enterprise Solutions – 3 Services procurement vehicle, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Wednesday NTT Data Services Federal Government secured a …

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Doug Magee Named Akima Support Operations President

Doug Magee, formerly senior vice president for business development at Comprehensive Health Services, has been appointed president of Akima Support Operations. He will directly report to Scott Rauer, president of Akima Facilities Solutions Group, and oversee the growth of the company’s base operations and facilities services for government clients worldwide, ASO …

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Talbert Lands $360M Army Semitrailer Production Contract

Talbert Manufacturing has secured a potential five-year, $360.2M contract to produce  M872A4 semitrailers and related materials for the U.S. Army. Work is scheduled to conclude on Jan. 16, 2024, and Army Contracting Command will determine funds and location details with each order under the firm-fixed-price contract, the Department of Defense …

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Army Engineers Pick Caddell for $144M Airmen Training Facility Construction Contract

Caddell Construction has won a potential two-year, $143.5M contract to help the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers build an airmen training complex. USACE received two offers for the firm-fixed-price contract that covers construction of a dormitory, parking areas, running track, exercise pads, a classroom, dining area, an equipment building and a weapons cleaning …

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BAE Unit Gets $474M Contract to Help Sustain Army Systems

BAE Systems’ land and armaments business has received a potential  six-year, $474.1M contract from the U.S. Army to help maintain the service branch’s systems. The Department of Defense said Tuesday the company will provide sustainment and technical support through the cost-plus-fixed-fee contract. The branch received one bid for the contract …

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Donald DiFrisco Joins Telecommunications Support Services as President

Donald DiFrisco, former CEO of International Surveillance Technology, has been named president of Telecommunications Support Services — a portfolio company of Acorn Growth Companies and provider of technical services to the defense electronics sector. DiFrisco said in a statement released Tuesday he aims to continue TSS’ efforts to innovate and modernize ground-based tactical radar and …

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Textron Completes Howe & Howe Purchase; Lisa Atherton Quoted

Textron (NYSE: TXT) closed its acquisition of Waterboro, Maine-based robotic ground vehicle maker Howe & Howe Technologies on Dec. 17, Defense News reported Thursday. Textron announced its intent to buy Howe & Howe in October 2018 in a push to expand its autonomous technology offerings across land, air and maritime domains. Lisa Atherton, president and …

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Northrop to Support Army Tactical Reconnaissance Radars Under $86M Contract

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has received a potential four-year, $86.2M contract to provide support services for a radar system the U.S. Army uses in tactical reconnaissance missions. The company will support the military branch’s Starlite system through Jan. 31, 2023, under the hybrid cost-plus-fixed-fee and firm-fixed-price contract, the Department of Defense said …

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KBRWyle Secures Prime Spot on ITES-3 Contract for Army IT Services

TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 9, 2018 — A KBRWyle business unit will work to deliver global information technology services to support the U.S. Army through its position on the potential $12.1B Information Technology Enterprise Solutions-3 services contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The KBR (NYSE: KBR) government services business said Monday its SGT unit will offer business …

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