Posts from GovConWire for 08/14/2015

M.C. Dean, Honeywell Get SPAWAR C4ISR System Installation Task Orders

The U.S. Navy has awarded M.C. Dean and Honeywell (NYSE: HON) Technology Solutions positions on a potential four-year, $1.6 billion contract to install command, communication, control, computer, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance platforms aboard naval surface vessels and submarines…
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Army Picks 7 Firms for Architect, Eng’g Services to USACE, EPA

The U.S. Army has awarded a $90 million contract to seven companies to provide architect and engineering services to the Army Corps of Engineers Northwestern Division and Environmental Protection Agency Region 2…
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Boeing to Help Build Multi-Object Kill Vehicle System for MDA

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has been awarded a $9.8 million contract to help the Missile Defense Agency develop a proof-of-concept weapon platform for intercepting and destroying multiple target objects. The Defense Department said Thursday the company will also examine the Multi-Object Kill Vehicle technology’s readiness and demonstrate strategies to mitigate the system’s technical risks…
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NRO Calls for Analytics, Sensing Tech R&D Proposals

The U.S. National Reconnaissance Office has announced plans to competitively fund industry projects to explore sensing, aperture and sensemaking analytics technologies. NRO said in a broad agency announcement posted Aug…
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NASA Taps SAIC, ATS JV for Langley, Glenn Research Center Support

NASA has awarded a $200 million contract to Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) and a $175.6 million contract to Alcyon Technical Services JV for services to Langley Research Center and Glenn Research Center, respectively…
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Lt. Gen. Jeffrey Talley: Army Reserve Seeks More Funding Flexibility From Congress

Lt. Gen. Jeffrey Talley, chief of the U.S. Army Reserve, saidThursday that his organization’s readiness programs have been jeopardized by a lack of a flexible budget structure, DoD News reported Thursday
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URS Lands $93M NASA Propellants, Life Support Services Contract

URS has been awarded a $93 million contract to develop propellants and life support services for NASA’s Florida-based Kennedy Space Center. The AECOM company will work to store and distribute different fluids, and manage and maintain mobile and fixed propellant systems, NASA said Thursday
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August 13 Market Close: GovCon Index Up, US Stocks Mixed on Economic Data

The GovCon Index regained some ground after two straight days of declines to close at a gain of 0.138 points to 76.493. U.S. stocks hovered around the gain line in the final hour of trading for a second consecutive day as investors considered data that showed retail sales climbed 0…
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