Posts from GovConWire for 08/29/2016

NNSA Picks Lockheed Subsidiary for $5B Follow-On Nevada Natl Security Site Operations Contract

A subsidiary of Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has won a potential 10-year, $5 billion contract to help the National Nuclear Security Administration manage and operate the Nevada National Security Site. NNSA said Friday it chose Lockheed subsidiary Nevada Site Science Support and Technologies Corp…
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Lockheed Lands $287M Air Force C-130J Manufacturing Contract Modification

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has received a $287.2 million contract modification to produce an additional five C-130J type aircraft for the U.S. Air Force. The Defense Department said Friday Lockheed will perform work in Marietta, Georgia, through Apr…
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Army Awards $188M Semitrailer Production Contract to Load King, Schutt Industries

Load King and Schutt Industries have been awarded a potential seven-year, $187.9 million shared contract to manufacture 11 low-rate initial production M870A4 semitrailers for the U.S. Army. The Defense Department said Friday the firm-fixed-price contract also covers subsequent full-rate production of up to 1,350 trailers, basic issue items, system support packages and vehicle testing and validation, training, technical manual development and logistical services…
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Air Force Taps Dynetics, Cummings Aerospace, GTARC for C4I & Munitions Test Program Support

Cummings Aerospace, Dynetics and Georgia Tech Applied Research Corp. have won contracts worth up to $9.9 million each to provide hardware, software and design services to the U.S. Air Force. The Defense Department said Friday contractors will support the military branch’s Command, Control, Communications, Computers, and Intelligence & Munitions Test Improvement program…
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SAP NS2’s Carmen Krueger: Federal Agencies Should Consider Agility in Cloud Adoption Strategy

Carmen Krueger, senior vice president of cloud operations at SAP (NYSE: SAP) National Security Services, has said federal agencies should consider agility as one of the key factors when it comes to the development of a strategy for cloud deployment…
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Northrop Awarded $73M to Support Army’s Air & Missile Defense Planning, Control System

The U.S. Army has awarded Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) a potential $73 million contract to provide tactical support services for the military branch’s air and missile defense planning and control system…
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CAMRIS International to Help Naval Medical Research Unit Study Emerging Infectious Diseases

CAMRIS International has won a $32.7 million contract to perform field and laboratory research support for the Naval Medical Research Unit 3 in the area of emerging infectious diseases. The Defense Department said Friday the company will also provide management support between the U…
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Quantum Spatial Wins Photogrammetric Surveying and Mapping Contract From Army

Quantum Spatial has landed a five-year, $12.5 million contract to help the U.S. Army  design and engineer photogrammetric surveying and mapping systems. The Defense Department said Friday the Army Corps of Engineers received 25 bids for the contract via the internet and will determine funds and work location based on each order…
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DLA Orders Elbit Systems-Built Grip Assembly Controllers

Elbit Systems of America has secured a $7.3 million firm-fixed price contract from the Defense Logistics Agency to supply grip assembly controllers to the U.S. Army. The Defense Department said Friday DLA’s land and maritime unit will obligate fiscal 2016 Army working capital funds for work to be performed in Texas through Sept…
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August 29 Morning Report: GovCon Index Posts Friday, Weekly Loss on Federal Reserve’s Rate Hike Outlook

Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index closed Friday with a 0.359-point drop to 81.205 and recorded a second straight weekly loss following Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen’s comments on a potential interest rate hike…
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