Posts from GovConWire for 07/26/2016

9 Firms Win Spots on $1.8B Navy Training Systems Support IDIQ

Nine companies have won positions on a potential five-year, $1.75 billion contract to support fielded training systems of the U.S. Navy and the U.S. Marine Corps as well as foreign military customers…
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Unisys to Continue Support Services for GSA’s Public Buildings Service; Casey Coleman Comments

Unisys has landed a potential two-year, $12.6 million contract from the General Services Administration for continued support services in the development and deployment of GSA’s Public Buildings Service applications and systems…
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PAE to Proceed With Navy F-5 Maintenance & Logistics Support; John Heller Comments

PAE is set to provide maintenance and logistics support services for 44 F-5 aircraft of the U.S. Navy after the service branch cancelled a stop-work order on the company. PAE said Tuesday it began contract transition performance on May 25 and will continue work through a four-year period if all options are exercised…
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Dave Cole Joins Tenable Network Security as Chief Product Officer

Dave Cole, former chief product officer at cybersecurity firm CrowdStrike, has been appointed to the same role at Columbia, Maryland-based security monitoring technology developer Tenable Network Security…
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Seyer Industries to Deliver V-22 Aircraft Support Equipment to Navy, Air Force

Seyer Industries has won a potential five-year, $27.3 million contract to provide  support equipment for the V-22 Osprey multirole combat planes of the U.S. Navy and the U.S. Air Force. The Defense Department said Monday that Seyer Industries will also supply spare parts, assorted adapters, kits and assemblies under the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract…
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HHS Looks for Info Sharing Center to Drive Health IT Cybersecurity Awareness

The Department of Health and Human Services is looking for an information sharing and analysis organization to help raise awareness about cybersecurity threats across the government and commercial healthcare sectors…
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Orbital ATK, ECAPS to Collaborate on Green Propulsion System Development; Pat Nolan Comments

Orbital ATK has partnered with Sweden-based space propulsion systems provider ECAPS to build and market a liquid green propulsion platform intended for government and commercial use. Orbital ATK will use the ECAPS-developed LMP-103S monopropellant as an alternative to hydrazine-based propulsion systems under the agreement, Orbital ATK said Monday…
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Lockheed Completes VH-92A Presidential Helicopter Design Review; Spencer Elani Comments

Lockheed Martin is set to begin the assembly, test and evaluation for the VH-92A presidential helicopter replacement program after the company completed the program’s critical design review stage. The VH-92A is designed to transport the U…
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Duffy Consulting Unveils Data Protection Compliance Mgmt Tool for Defense Contractors

Duffy Consulting Services has launched a platform designed to help Defense Department contractors and subcontractors comply with guidance on how to protect sensitive federal data in nonfederal systems…
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GAO Urges Federal Agencies to Identify Opportunities for Budget Requirements Standardization

The Government Accountability Office has called on the Office of Management and Budget, the Energy Department, NASA, the National Institutes of Health and the National Science Foundation to explore strategies to standardize budget or procurement requirements…
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July 25 Market Close: GovCon Index Down on Prime Declines & Oil Fall, Engility Surges on Debt Refinance Plan

Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index held in slight negative range Monday as gains by services contractors Engility Holdings (NYSE: EGL) and CACI International (NYSE: CACI) failed to offset declines by defense primes and platform makers…
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