Posts from GovConWire for 08/18/2016

Utah State University’s Research Org Lands $99M MDA Space-Based Sensor R&D IDIQ

The Utah State University Research Foundation has received a potential five-year, $99.4 million contract to research and develop space-based sensor platforms for the Missile Defense Agency. The foundation will perform work at its Logan, Utah-based facility through Aug…
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Mark Gray: ASRC Federal Buys Vistronix in Intell Community Market Push

Beltsville, Maryland-based government contractor ASRC Federal has acquired Vistronix Intelligence & Technology Solutions for an undisclosed sum in a push to diversify the former’s portfolio of government services…
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Superior Electric to Provide Navy Automatic Voltage Regulators

The U.S. Navy has awarded Superior Electric a five-year, $39.4 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to supply automatic voltage regulators for use aboard the military branch’s ships…
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Imagine One to Support Navy Shore Maintenance Systems Under SeaPort-e Task Order

Imagine One Technology & Management has been awarded a $33.6 million task order from the U.S. Navy for support services to the military branch’s maritime maintenance enterprise sustainment and modernization effort…
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Sensei to Offer Govt Clients Microsoft Project Mgmt Tech Support Via GSA Schedule

Sensei Project Solutions, which specializes in project portfolio management technology deployments, has been awarded a position on the General Services Administration‘s Information Technology Schedule 70 contract vehicle…
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SAS, George Washington University Collaborate on Business Analytics Education Programs

The George Washington University School of Business incorporates SAS technology, coursework and expertise into academic programs in an effort to help address a growing demand for analytics talent. Some SAS professionals work with GWSB to develop curriculum and instructional  materials as well as teach in the school’s master of science in business analytics program, the company said Tuesday…
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FCC to Rehire Paul de Sa as Strategic Planning, Policy Analysis Head

Paul de Sa, a senior analyst for U.S. telecommunications at Bernstein Research, is set to return to the Federal Communications Commission as head of the agency’s Office of Strategic Planning and Policy Analysis…
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Saab to Refresh Australian Army’s Air Defense Weapon, Radar Systems; Dean Rosenfield Comments

Saab has received a potential $25 million contract to update the Australian army’s ground-based air defense weapon and radar platforms with new modulation, coding and cryptographic techniques. The company said Monday it will incorporate Mode 5 functionality into the identification friend or foe technology of the RBS 70 air defense weapon and Giraffe AMB radar systems under the AIR 90 program…
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GovCon Industry Pros Recognized in Trending 40’s Top DC Corporate Counsels List

Laurence Grayer of Veterans Moving Forward, Gregory Nixon of Cerberus and Josh Petty of Booz Allen Hamilton have made Trending 40’s list of top corporate counsels in Washington, D.C. for 2016. The legal professionals will be honored during a ceremony that will be held Sept…
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August 17 Market Close: GovCon Index Slide Deepens on Lockheed & Services Stock Declines

Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index extended its losses Wednesday on another steep drop by Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and declines by services contractor stocks despite an afternoon reversal by U…
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