Posts from GovConWire for 01/08/2016

Gary Slack Joins XLA as President, CEO

Gary Slack, former president and COO of QinetiQ North America, has been appointed president and chief executive at Tysons, Virginia-based government services contractor XLA. The more than 30-year GovCon veteran will be responsible for implementing the company’s growth strategies and succeeds founder and former CEO Lloyd Mustin, who will transition to a new role as chairman of the board of directors, XLA said Thursday
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Proposed $800M Sale of Lockheed-Built Missiles to Iraq Gets State Dept OK

The State Department has cleared Iraq’s request to purchase major defense equipment such as Lockheed Martin‘s (NYSE: LMT) Hellfire missiles and Captive Air Training Missiles under a potential $800 million foreign military sale contract…
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Army Taps 10 Small Businesses for $846M ERP Services Contract

Ten small businesses have won spots on a potential five-year, $846 million contract to support business processing systems across the U.S. Army organization. The Defense Department said Thursday the contract will run through Jan…
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BAE Systems Taps PAR Technology for Naval Comms Facilities Operation; Matt Cicchinelli Comments

BAE Systems has awarded a PAR Technology subsidiary a 31-month, $12.9 million contract to aid in the operation and maintenance of various U.S. Navy communications facilities. PAR said Thursday Rome Research Corp…
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Navy Taps Seaward Marine Services for $258M SUPSALV Support IDIQ

Seaward Marine Services will provide support services for the U.S. Navy’s office of the director of ocean engineering, supervisor of salvage and diving under a potential one-year, $257.9 million contract…
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Jacobs Lands $355M NASA Aerospace Facilities Operations IDIQ

A Jacobs Engineering Group subsidiary has received a potential five-year, $355 million contract to operate and maintain NASA‘s ground-based aerospace facilities at Ames Research Center. Jacobs Technology will provide testing and support services to the Unitary Plan Wind Tunnels and the Arc Jet Complex under the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract, NASA saidThursday
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SAIC Lands $485M NASA Enterprise Applications Service Tech 2 Support Contract

Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) has secured a potential eight-year, $485 million contract to continue to provide operational support services for NASA’s Enterprise Applications Competency Center…
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January 7 Market Close: GovCon Index, US Stocks Fall 2% as China Fears Grow

The GovCon Index continued to mirror deep losses in U.S. and global financial markets Thursday with a decline of 2.293 percent to 74.525 as investor fears over China’s economy and falling oil prices grew…
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