Posts from GovConDaily for 02/23/2016

Textron Systems CEO Ellen Lord Named to 2016 Wash100 for Tech Innovation Pursuit Vision

Executive Mosaic is honored to introduce Ellen Lord, president and CEO of Textron‘s systems segment, as the newest inductee into the 2016 edition of the Wash100 — Executive Mosaic’s annual selection of influential leaders in the government contracting arena…
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February 23 Market Close: GovCon Index Falls, Oil Decline & Consumer Index Miss Weigh on US Stocks

The GovCon Index failed to carry over momentum from Monday’s sharp gain and posted a decline of 0.417 points to 71.815 Tuesday as U.S. stocks also suffered losses driven by another decline in oil prices and a new Consumer Confidence Index reading that fell below economists’ expectations…
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General Dynamics Awarded FMS Contract to Support Logistics for Taiwan IMSE System

General Dynamics landed a $34.7 million foreign military sale contract to provide logistics support for Taiwan’s Improved Mobile Subscriber Equipment system. The Defense Department said Friday the firm-fixed-price, multi-year contract has an estimated completion date of Dec…
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Lockheed to Produce Radars for Romania; Mark Mekker Comments

Lockheed Martin has been selected to supply ground-based radars to Romania that will work to operate independently in remote areas to address the customer’s needs. Lockheed will produce two TPS-77 radars and digital array row transceivers for the country under the contract agreement, the company said Monday…
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SCRA to Operate Navy’s Metalworking CoE Under Potential $99M Deal; Marty Ryan Comments

SCRA Applied R&D has been awarded a potential five-year, $99 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to operate the U.S. Navy’s metalworking center in collaboration with engineering firm EWI…
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Beth Anne Killoran: HHS Uses ‘Aggregate’ Data to Manage IT Security Risks

Officials at the Department of Health and Human Services believe that a transparent reporting structure can be a tool to strengthen the cybersecurity posture of HHS and its component agencies, Federal Times reported Monday…
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Raytheon to Integrate Speech Recognition Tech Into Entrada’s Mobile Health IT Platform

A Raytheon subsidiary has agreed to combine its speech-to-text conversion technology with Entrada‘s cloud-based mobile productivity platform as the companies aim to simplify the documentation of patient data…
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