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Vectrus Secures $108M Contract to Support Army Food Service Operations in Kuwait; Chuck Prow Comments

A subsidiary of Vectrus (NYSE: VEC) has won a potential five-year, $108 million contract to help manage U.S. Army dining facilities in Kuwait. Vectrus Systems will provide equipment, personnel, supplies, tools, materials and transportation services under the Kuwait Dining Facilities 3.0 contract, the company said Tuesday. Chuck Prow, Vectrus president and CEO, said the DFAC 3.0 contract …

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Bill Solms Named Qualys Federal VP, GM

Bill Solms, formerly president and CEO of WildRock Security Group, has joined Qualys (Nasdaq: QLYS) as vice president and general manager of the cloud security and compliance services provider’s federal arm. Solms will oversee sales, marketing, systems development and strategic efforts for Qualys’ government information technology programs, the company said …

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Army, Harris Vet Dennis Moran Joins Defense Team at Deep Water Point

Dennis Moran, formerly vice president of Defense Department business development at Harris’ (NYSE: HRS) global business development unit, has joined Annapolis, Maryland-based federal management consulting firm Deep Water Point as a DoD subject matter expert. The retired U.S. Army major general will be part of Deep Water Point’s defense team that aims …

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Oshkosh Defense Gets $476M Army Contract for Medium Tactical Vehicle A2 Variant Production

The U.S. Army has awarded Oshkosh‘s (NYSE: OSK) defense business a potential $476 million contract to manufacture medium tactical vehicles. Oshkosh Defense will build the Family of Medium Tactical Vehicles A2 variant under the a firm-fixed-price requirements contract with an ordering period of seven years, the company said Wednesday. The Army Contracting …

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Booz Allen, Octo Consulting Land Spots on $300M FDA Data Tech Modernization BPA

The Food and Drug Administration has awarded Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) and Octo Consulting Group spots on a potential seven-year, $300 million blanket purchase agreement to update data collection and analysis systems in support of FDA’s patient safety and drug development efforts, the Washington Business Journal reported Tuesday. Octo said …

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Eric Trexler Joins Forcepoint as Global Governments & Critical Infrastructure Sales VP

Eric Trexler, formerly executive director for civilian and national security programs at McAfee, has been named vice president of sales for global governments and critical infrastructure business at Raytheon-led (NYSE: RTN) cyber joint venture Forcepoint. Trexler will directly report to Sean Berg, senior VP and general manager of the business …

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Oshkosh Secures $106M Army Joint Light Tactical Vehicle Production Funds

The U.S. Army has awarded Oshkosh‘s (NYSE: OSK) defense business $106.3 million in contract funds to build 416 Joint Light Tactical Vehicles. Oshkosh Defense will also use the money to produce 832 installed and packaged kits as part of a modification to a previously awarded contract, the Defense Department said …

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Lockheed Tapped for Increased Hellfire Missile Production Under $80M Army Deal

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 1, 2018 — A Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) business unit will build on its production of the AGM-114 Hellfire missiles for the U.S. Army under an $80.2 million contract modification, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The Defense Department said Tuesday Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control will be tasked to set up …

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BAE Lands Army Contract to Equip Munitions With Precision Guidance Kits

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 1, 2018 — BAE Systems will provide updated precision guidance kits to the U.S. Army under an $8 million contract in efforts to increase the accuracy of 155-millimeter artillery munitions, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday the contract from the Defense Ordnance Technology Consortium covers the delivery of …

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BAE Unit Receives $149M Army Contract Modification for Howitzer, Carrier Vehicle Production Material

BAE Systems‘ land and armaments unit in the U.S. will support the production of howitzers and ammunition carrier vehicles under a potential $148.9 million contract modification from the U.S. Army. The modification award to BAE Systems Land and Armaments covers early procurement material for M109A7 Self-Propelled Howitzer and M992A3 Carrier Ammunition Tracked …

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