Posts from GovConWire for 07/21/2015

USAF Awards 6 Companies Spots on $950M Military Construction Contract

Six companies have landed spots on a potential seven-year, $950 million contract from the U.S. Air Force to provide design, construction and architect-engineering services at government sites globally…
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US Army Awards $126M Hydra-70 Contract Modifications to General Dynamics Unit

A General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) business unit has received two contract modifications worth $126 million to continue to supply the U.S. Army with a Hydra-70 rocket system. The company saidMonday its General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems unit will produce the air-to-ground rocket platform for U…
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Lawmakers Seek Briefing From Jack Lew on Treasury’s Use of Data Analytics for Fraud Prevention

House and Senate lawmakers have sent an inquiry Thursday to Secretary of the Treasury Jack Lew on the department’s use of the data analytics capabilities of the Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board’s Recovery Operations Center…
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Cylance Approved as Federal Cloud Systems Inspector; Corey White Comments

Cylance has been authorized as a federal cloud systems inspection body following an accreditation from the American Association for Laboratory Accreditation. Cylance obtained the approval after the company demonstrated its technical proficiency and compliance under the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program, Cylance said Monday
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Cask Technologies to Provide IA Support to Marines IT Systems for $25M

Cask Technologies will provide engineering and information assurance services in support of the Marine Corps Total Force Information Technology Systems under a $25 million contract with the U.S. Navy…
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Kenneth Saccoccia Named Defense Contract Audit Agency Deputy Director

Kenneth Saccoccia, formerly regional director of the Defense Contract Audit Agency’s Mid-Atlantic region, has been named DCAA deputy director. Defense Secretary Ash Carter announced Saccoccia’s senior executive service appointment on Monday
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SRA to Help Manage Navy’s Criminal Investigation Data System

SRA International has won a potential five-year, $38.8 million contract to provide information technology support services to the U.S. Navy‘s naval criminal investigative service organization. The Navy received 11 offers for the cost-plus-fixed-fee contract via the FedBizOpps website and will obligate $100,000 at the time of award from fiscal 2015 operation and maintenance funds, the Defense Department said Monday
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July 20 Market Close: GovCon Index, US Stocks Slightly Up as Investors Digest Earnings

The GovCon Index closed in neutral territory Monday with a nominal gain of 0.040 points to 77.143. Lockheed Martin‘s (NYSE: LMT) stock price jumped nearly 2 percent after the company said it would examine a separation of its information technology and technical services business and its agreement to purchase helicopter manufacturer Sikorsky Aircraft from United Technologies Corp…
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