Posts from ExecutiveBiz for 07/27/2016

Boeing Cuts Earnings Outlook on 2Q Loss as GD & Northrop Lift Forecasts on Beats, Booz Allen & CGI Top Street Estimates

Five government contractors listed in Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index reported their latest quarterly financial results before U.S. markets opened Wednesday and all earnings per share figures fell above the consensus Wall Street forecast…
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NASA: Space Launch System’s 1st Exploration Mission Remains on Track for Fall 2018

NASA has reiterated it remains on track to launch the first Space Launch System mission in fall 2018 even with the delayed delivery of the Orion spacecraft’s service module, Space News reported Tuesday…
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John Adams, Robert Jones to Take New Roles With FBI’s Intelligence, WMD Directorates

FBI Director James Comey has selected John Adams, special agent in charge of the Norfolk division, and Robert Jones, the counterintelligence division’s deputy assistant director, to serve under new roles within the bureau beginning August…
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Boeing, Bastion Technologies Enter Into Mentor-Protege Relationship; John Mulholland, Jorge Hernandez Comment

Boeing and engineering company Bastion Technologies have signed up for NASA‘s mentor-protege program with the goal to build up the latter company’s aerospace market expertise. The two companies aim to exchange manufacturing, quality, marketing and business development strategies under an agreement that will run for 18 months, Boeing said Tuesday…
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Q.E.D Systems to Provide Touch Labor Services for Non-Nuclear Production Trades on Navy Submarines

Q.E.D. Systems has received a potential $30.1 million contract from the U.S. Navy to provide non-nuclear production trade touch labor services onboard the Virginia-class and Los Angeles-class submarines…
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Lockheed Gets Navy Approval for IED Countermeasure System

The U.S. Navy has approved a countermeasure technology Lockheed Martin developed to help protect U.S. and coalition forces against improvised explosive devices. Lockheed said Tuesday its Symphony Block 40 platform is mounted on vehicles and designed to jam electronic trigger signals of radio-controlled IED threats…
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Carahsoft Adds Virtustream Cloud Software to Public Sector Offerings; Craig Abod Comments

Carahsoft Technology has included Virtustream‘s suite of enterprise-grade cloud software products and services on three contracting vehicles managed by the General Services Administration, NASA and the U…
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Accutype Services Certified to Offer Medical Transcription Services Under GSA Schedule 36

Accutype Services has received certification to deliver medical transcription services to the federal government under the General Services Administration‘s Schedule 36 contract. The woman-owned company said Tuesday its medical transcription offering is registered on the GSA Advantage electronic ordering system…
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Baldwin Aviation Partners With FAA, Mitre for Flight Safety Data Sharing Program

Baldwin Aviation will facilitate client information exchange through a Federal Aviation Administration-run flight safety data sharing system under an agreement with Mitre and FAA. The South Carolina-based software company said Monday the executive board of FAA’s Aviation Safety Information Analysis and Sharing program approved a protocol that allows Baldwin Aviation customers to share relevant data through the company…
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Mikey Dickerson, Anne Rung: OFPP, USDS Partner to Create Digital Services Acquisition Platform

The Office of Federal Procurement Policy and the U.S. Digital Service have collaborated to develop a web-based platform designed to help agencies access practical tools and resources to facilitate digital services procurement activities…
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Stephen Wilson Named Air Force Vice Chief of Staff, Promoted to General

Air Force Gen. Stephen Wilson, formerly lieutenant general and deputy commander of the U.S. Strategic Command, has taken on the role of vice chief of staff of the service branch and has been promoted to the rank of general…
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