Posts from ExecutiveBiz for 11/18/2014

ATK, Orbital Delay Expected Merger Closure Date to February

ATK (NYSE: ATK) and Orbital Sciences (NYSE: ORB) have delayed their expected closure date for the spinoff of ATK’s sporting group and the merger between Orbital and ATK’s aerospace and defense groups to February…
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EMCOR to Monitor DHS Facility Contractors; Mike Rodgers Comments

A subsidiary of EMCOR Group (NYSE: EME) has been selected to monitor contractors and subcontractors of a Department of Homeland Security facility in Washington. EMCOR Government Services booked the contract during the third quarter of its 2014 fiscal year and the company will also provide engineering services to DHS, EMCOR said Tuesday
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Mary Craft: NGA Taps Leidos for Maritime Geospatial Project Support

Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) has been awarded a potential $31 million contract to provide geospatial services for the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency‘s data services program. The data services will serve as a source for the completion of maritime products such as the U…
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CACI to Maintain Maritime Data Sets for NGA

CACI International (NYSE: CACI) has been awarded $32 million contract to maintain maritime data sets in digital and hardcopy formats for the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency. The company will provide digital mapping and charting services to NGA’s navigation office in order to help the armed services plan missions, navigate ships, protect critical infrastructure and prepare for disasters, CACI said Tuesday
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Navy Deploys Ship-Based Prototype Laser Weapon in Persian Gulf

A U.S. Navy amphibious transport ship that patrols the Persian Gulf has been carrying a prototype laser weapon that works to counter drones, small vessels and other enemy targets since its August deployment to the region, Bloomberg reported Saturday
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AIA’s Marion Blakey Presses Congress for Omnibus Bill

Marion Blakey, president and CEO of the Aerospace Industries Association, has called on congressional leaders to prevent the passage of another stopgap funding measure instead of an omnibus bill, Defense News reported Monday
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