Tag Archives: Virginia

HII Newport News Shipbuilding Starts Grant Program for Virginia Community Efforts

TYSONS CORNER, VA, August 21, 2018 — A Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) division has launched a program that aims to fund nonprofit organizations focused on community initiatives that support the Hampton Roads region in Virginia, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Friday Newport News Shipbuilding‘s new philanthropic effort called the One …

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Raytheon’s Dave Wajsgras Joins Va. Officials to Talk Cybersecurity, Honor NCCDC Champions

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 20, 2018 — Dave Wajsgras, president of the intelligence, information and services business at Raytheon (NYSE: RTN), participated in a discussion with Virginia state officials earlier this month about cybersecurity and opportunities for training in the field, ExecutiveBiz reported July 13. The event, which was held …

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SAIC to Open Jobs in Richmond to Support Virginia IT Contract Award

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 13, 2018 — Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) is planning to add up to 75 new personnel at its James Center office in Richmond, Va., in support of a contract with the Virginia Information Technologies Agency, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The hiring effort is in line …

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8 Firms Win Spots on Potential $300M Air Force Construction Services IDIQ

The U.S. Air Force has awarded eight companies positions on a potential five-year, $300 million contract to support construction projects at various military bases. Forty-three offers were submitted to the 633d Contracting Squadron for the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract via a competitive acquisition process, the Defense Department said Monday. Work will take place at Joint …

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Jacobs Wins Follow-On $4.6B MDA Mission Support IDIQ

Jacobs Engineering Group (NYSE: JEC) has won a potential $4.6 billion contract to deliver products and services in support of the Missile Defense Agency‘s operations, test and training activities. The Defense Department said Wednesday Jacobs will support missions of the Missile Defense Integration and Operations Center as well as MDA’s …

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SAP NS2 Places Investment for IT, Cyber Expansion in Virginia; Mark Testoni Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 22, 2017 — SAP National Security Services (NYSE: SAP) is moving to expand its information technology and cybersecurity operations in Virginia with a planned $6 million investment and creation of nearly 100 new jobs, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The Fairfax County Economic Development Authority said Thursday SAP NS2 …

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CenturyLink Opens Customer Experience Center in Arlington, VA; Erich Sanchack Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 18, 2017 — CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) has established a facility in Arlington, Virginia, that would facilitate the development and demonstration of new platforms and capabilities designed to support federal digital transformation efforts, ExecutiveBiz reported Oct. 5. The Customer Experience Center serves to provide the company as well as …

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Al Whitmore to Head Intell & Security Sector at BAE’s US Arm; Jerry DeMuro Comments

Al Whitmore, former senior vice president of the global solutions division at General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) information technology business unit, has been named president of intelligence and security sector at BAE Systems‘ U.S. subsidiary in a move that takes effect Oct. 16. He will lead BAE Systems Inc.‘ I&S sector headquartered in …

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Compusearch Targets Federal Procurement Support Expansion With FedBid Buy

Dulles, Virginia-based contract management software company Compusearch has agreed to work with reverse auction services provider FedBid in a push to expand support for federal customers’ procurement processes. FedBid will maintain operations under its own brand and serve as the reverse auction provider within Compusearch’s PRISM suite of contract writing platforms, Compusearch said Tuesday. …

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General Atomics Adds Electromechanical Tech With Syntronics Acquisition

General Atomics has purchased Fredericksburg, Virginia-based Syntronics for an undisclosed sum in a move to gain access to the latter company’s knowledge and experience in the development of electromechanical technology platforms. General Atomics said Monday it made the acquisition to expand the company’s footprint in Virginia and will run Syntronics as part …

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