Posts from ExecutiveBiz for 08/26/2016

Carahsoft to Offer Geofeedia Social Media Intell Tools in Federal Sector

Carahsoft has agreed to serve as the federal government aggregator of Geofeedia‘s location-based social media intelligence tools under a partnership agreement between the two companies. Geofeedia said Wednesday its products are now available to public sector agencies through Carahsoft’s General Services Administration schedule and Solutions for Enterprise-Wide Procurement V contracts…
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GSA Opens Online Auction for 631-Acre Former USDA Research Facility

The General Services Administration has put up a former Agriculture Department research facility for public sale through an online auction that started on Aug. 15. GSA said Wednesday the Fresno, Ohio-based North Appalachian Experimental Watershed Research Facility is a 631-acre property that consists of 21 buildings and forest, crop and pasture lands…
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1st Predator A Pilots Graduate From General Atomics’ UAS Flight Training Academy

A General Atomics subsidiary has produced the first batch of graduates from its North Dakota-based Unmanned Aircraft System Flight Training Academy on Aug. 12. The graduating class of General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc…
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AlloSource Partners with NASA, JPL on Microbial Research; Peter Stevens Comments

AlloSource, a nonprofit cellular and tissue network, has partnered with NASA and the space agency’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory to conduct microbial research in an effort to help improve medical care for astronauts who fly into space…
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Northrop Demos Multi-Vehicle Collaborative Autonomous System at Annual Naval Technology Exercise

Northrop Grumman has demonstrated a cross-domain anti-submarine warfare approach for autonomous undersea, surface and air vehicles during the Naval Undersea Warfare Center’s Annual Naval Technology Exercise in Newport, Rhode Island…
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Boeing Hands MexSat Satellite Communications System to Mexico

Boeing has completed the final tests on its MexSat satellite communications platform that works to provide voice and data services across Mexico and has delivered the system to the country’s communications and transportation ministry…
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Ensco to Develop Environmental Health Hazard Sensor for DHS; Boris Nejikovsky Comments

Ensco Inc. has been awarded a two-year, $4 million contract by the Department of Homeland Security to develop an integrated sensor system for the detection of biological and environmental health hazards in buildings…
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Vectrus Subsidiary Receives AF Task Order to Provide Installation Services in Qatar

A Vectrus subsidiary has received a $21 million task order from the U.S. Air Force to perform a range of installation services in support of the U.S. military operations at Al Udeid Air Base in Qatar…
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NASA Taps Motorola Solutions for Land Mobile Radio Installation, Maintenance Contract

Motorola Solutions has received a potential five-year, $9.1 million contract to install and maintain land mobile radio systems at two NASA-run facilities. NASA said Friday the firm-fixed-price contract has a base term of one year and four option years worth approximately $1…
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Army Picks Okland Construction to Build F-35 Operations, Maintenance Hangar

Okland Construction has won a potential $24 million firm-fixed-price contract from the U.S. Army to design and build an F-35 operations, maintenance, administration and six-position maintenance hangar facility…
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Reuters Unveils Tool to Help Users Determine Turnout Scenarios’ Impact on Presidential Election Results

Reuters has unveiled a new tool that works to determine the likelihood of a candidate to win or lose the U.S. presidential election through analysis of voting patterns based on demographics and candidates’ levels of support in an online survey…
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