Posts from GovConWire for 08/23/2016

Army Picks 7 Firms for $240M Environmental Remediation Services Program

The U.S. Army has awarded seven companies spots on a potential three-year, $240 million contract to provide environmental remediation services for various projects led by the Army Corps of Engineers…
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GE, ATEC Land $256M in Turbine Engine Design Review Contracts With Army

The U.S. Army has awarded a $154 million contract to General Electric‘s (NYSE: GE) aviation segment and a $102 million contract to Advanced Turbine Engine Co. to conduct preliminary design reviews for an updated helicopter turbine engine technology…
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Lockheed Awarded Potential $80M Navy Contract to Develop LCS Combat Mgmt System

Lockheed Martin‘s (NYSE:LMT) mission systems and training business has secured a potential $79.6 million contract from the U.S. Navy to build a combat management system for Littoral Combat Ships…
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Craig McKinley, NDIA President & CEO, to Retire at Year’s End

Craig McKinley, president and CEO of the National Defense Industrial Association, plans to  retire by Dec. 31 after a two-year term as the trade group’s leader. NDIA said Monday he has led the association’s efforts to develop a new strategic direction and establish relationships with government, corporate and academic stakeholders to help address the U…
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Metova Federal to Provide Cyber Range Tools Suite for Navy Training Simulator Program

Metova Federal has received a potential $2.5 million contract from the U.S. Navy to provide a suite of cyber range platforms in support of the service branch’s Cyber Operations Training Simulator program…
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Textron to Provide Army Electronic Attack Universal Test Sets

Textron Systems has received a five-year, $9.6 million contract from the U.S. Army to produce hardware and provide sustainment services for the military branch’s product director electronic attack universal test sets…
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Army Seeks Info on Counter-UAS Detection Platform Sources for AN/TPQ-53 Radar System

The U.S. Army has sought information on potential industry sources that can equip the service branch’s AN/TPQ-53 radar system with a platform that works to detect, monitor and counter unmanned aircraft systems…
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Air Force Taps Integrity Applications for White Lightening Software, Hardware Devt Contract

Integrity Applications Inc. has landed an $8.6 million contract to provide white lightening software and hardware as well as technical documentation services to the U.S. Air Force. The Defense Department said Monday IAI will develop concepts that will work to identify attributes and characteristics required for the analysis of operational status, capacities and modes of operation to support the military branch’s cyber operations missions…
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August 22 Market Close: GovCon Index Rises Against Choppy US Stock Trade

Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index recovered from a slightly negative open Monday and held positive against choppy activity in U.S. stock markets as speculation over the next interest rate hike continued to dominate investors’ attention…
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