Posts from GovConWire for 06/02/2015

DLA Taps Buffalo Supply for $24.5M Medical Supply Contract

Colorado-based Buffalo Supply has won a five-year, $24.5 million contract from the Defense Logistics Agency to provide medical supplies for U.S. military branches and federal civilian agencies. DLA received 35 offers for the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract, the Defense Department said Friday
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PAE Closes Deal on A-T Solutions Acquisition; John Heller Comments

PAE has closed its acquisition of A-T Solutions, which will be part of its national security solutions business unit in support of the company’s push for growth in the sector. PAE saidMonday Dennis Kelly, CEO of A-T Solutions, will lead the integrated national security business…
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Peter Whitfield to Join American Systems as CFO; Peter Smith Comments

Peter Whitfield, formerly chief financial officer of Shared Spectrum Company, will join American Systems as CFO on June 24 to succeed the retiring Mark Danisewicz. American Systems saidMonday Whitfield will work with Danisewicz on the transition of duties before the latter’s retirement on July 10
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Northrop Grumman Lands $401M Repair, Engineering IDIQ with US Air Force

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) will continue to perform repair and engineering services for the U.S. Air Force under a $401 million follow-on contract. The Defense Department said Friday the company’s technical services division would perform work in Georgia, Maryland and Illinois through May 30, 2020
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NIST Drafts Privacy Risk Mgmt Framework for Government-Operated Info Systems

The National Institute of Standards and Technology has released draft guidance for managing privacy risks in smart city technologies and connected devices, Nextgov reported Monday. Aliya Sternstein writes the guide is designed to engage industry to help the public sector develop strategies to safeguard privacy of information collected from both cyber and physical resources…
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Odyssey Systems Wins $212M Advisory Services Contract from Air Force

Odyssey Systems Consulting Group has won a potential five-year, $212.4 million contract to provide advisory and assistance services to the U.S. Air Force‘s armament munitions directorate at Eglin Air Force Base in Florida…
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June 1: GovCon Index Rises, Stocks Gain on Manufacturing Data

The GovCon Index started the week with a close in positive territory — a gain of 2.498 points, or 3.361 percent, to end the day at 76.805. Rockwell Collins (NYSE: COL), the Iowa-based avionics maker, replaced the Exelis as an Index company Mondayto maintain the number of listed companies at 30…
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