GovConWire's Government Contracting News 6/7/2021

Dell Technologies Wins $2.5B Navy BPA for Commercial Software Licenses Contract Awards

Dell Technologies Wins $2.5B Navy BPA for Commercial Software Licenses

Dell Technologies (NYSE: DELL) will provide software licenses and information technology products and services under a potential five-year, $2.49 billion blanket purchase agreement with the U.S. Navy. The Naval Information Warfare Center Pacific in San Diego received two proposals for the single-award BPA that was awarded through the Department of Defense’s Enterprise Software Initiative, which
BigBear.ai CEO Reggie Brothers Sees GigCapital4 Merger as Driver for Future Public Company Growth M&A Activity

BigBear.ai CEO Reggie Brothers Sees GigCapital4 Merger as Driver for Future Public Company Growth

BigBear.ai has agreed to merge with special purpose acquisition company GigCapital4 (Nasdaq: GIG) in a deal that will take the Columbia, Maryland-based data analytics company public with an enterprise value of approximately $1.57 billion. Both parties expect to complete the transaction in the third quarter of 2021 and Reggie Brothers, CEO of BigBear.ai, will lead
Lockheed Receives $1B Logistics Support Contract for Space Based Infrared Surveillance System Contract Awards

Lockheed Receives $1B Logistics Support Contract for Space Based Infrared Surveillance System

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has received a $1.01 billion sole-source contract from the Space and Missile Systems Center to provide logistics services supporting the Space Based Infrared Surveillance system. SMC expects Lockheed to complete the requirements under the fixed-price-incentive-fee, cost-plus-incentive-fee and cost-reimbursement contract by July 1,  2026, the Department of Defense said Friday. The defense
DOD Secretary Lloyd Austin OKs Joint All Domain C2 Strategy; Lt. Gen. Dennis Crall Quoted News

DOD Secretary Lloyd Austin OKs Joint All Domain C2 Strategy; Lt. Gen. Dennis Crall Quoted

Lloyd Austin, secretary of the Department of Defense and a 2021 Wash100 Award winner, cleared in May the strategy document for DOD’s Joint All-Domain Command and Control concept that aims to facilitate data sharing among services through a warfighting communications network that will use artificial intelligence, 5G and other emerging technology. Lt. Gen. Dennis Crall,
Leidos to Help TSA Deploy Checkpoint Screening Systems Under $471M IDIQ Contract Awards

Leidos to Help TSA Deploy Checkpoint Screening Systems Under $471M IDIQ

Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) has received a potential five-year, $470.7 million contract from the Transportation Security Administration to provide checkpoint screening equipment deployment services. TSA announced the contract award in a notice posted Thursday on the SAM website. The overall scope of work includes surveys, design support, on-site coordination and installation, removal and relocation of passenger
ST Engineering Subsidiary Books $149M Contract to Build Additional Survey Ship for Military Sealift Command Contract Awards

ST Engineering Subsidiary Books $149M Contract to Build Additional Survey Ship for Military Sealift Command

ST Engineering North America‘s marine business in Pascagoula, Mississippi, will build another vessel to support worldwide oceanographic survey operations of Military Sealift Command under a $149 million fixed-price-incentive contract modification. Naval Sea Systems Command definitized a contract item for the design and construction of T-AGS 67, the next surveying vessel in the Pathfinder class, the
General Dynamics NASSCO Wins $121M USS Pinckney Destroyer Modernization Project Contract Awards

General Dynamics NASSCO Wins $121M USS Pinckney Destroyer Modernization Project

General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) NASSCO subsidiary has won a potential $121.1 million contract to help the U.S. Navy update, repair and maintain systems of USS Pinckney guided missile destroyer. Naval Sea Systems Command received three offers for the DDG 91 vessel’s fiscal 2022 depot modernization effort through a full and open competition, the Department of
Dynetics Unveils Ground-Based Weapon System Offering for Army Missile Defense Program; Ronnie Chronister Quoted Executive Moves

Dynetics Unveils Ground-Based Weapon System Offering for Army Missile Defense Program; Ronnie Chronister Quoted

Leidos‘ (NYSE: LDOS) Dynetics subsidiary has unveiled its proposal for the U.S. Army’s competition that seeks a ground-based weapon system to defend against unmanned aircraft and cruise missile threats. Dynetics said Thursday its Enduring Shield offering in the service branch’s Indirect Fire Protection Capability Increment 2 program is designed to fire various missile types and
USCIS Requests Info on IT Cyber Defense Service Offerings News

USCIS Requests Info on IT Cyber Defense Service Offerings

The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services has released a sources sought notice to determine the availability of support services to help protect the agency’s information technology systems and data from cybersecurity threats, according to a notice posted on SAM.gov. USCIS said Friday it has operations and maintenance support requirements for a planned Cyber Security Defense
Jonathan Moneymaker: BlueHalo to Demo Software-Defined Antenna for Military Operations Press Releases

Jonathan Moneymaker: BlueHalo to Demo Software-Defined Antenna for Military Operations

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 7, 2021 — Jonathan Moneymaker, CEO of BlueHalo, said the company will work on multiband software-defined antenna technology for military telemetry, tracking and command operations, adding that the effort exemplifies BlueHalo’s engineering approach, ExecutiveBiz reported May 20. The company’s three-year, $5.9 million contract with the Air Force Research Laboratory provides for
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