Posts from GovConWire for 09/06/2016

ZelTech to Provide R&D, Acquisition Support to JIDA Under $165M OASIS SB Task Order

Zel Technologies has won a five-year, $165.3 million task order from the General Services Administration to provide research and development and acquisition support services to the Joint Improvised-Threat Defeat Agency…
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Army Taps AECOM for National Guard Architect-Engineering Services Contract

AECOM‘s (NYSE: ACM) technical services business has won a five-year, $45 million contract from the U.S. Army to provide planning, programming, design and construction support for the Army National Guard…
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Boeing to Support Army’s Wideband Satcom Operational Mgmt System

Boeing has received a $46.2 million contract from the U.S. Army to provide support for the wideband satellite communications operational management system. The Defense Department said Friday work will occur through Sept…
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Former Cubic Exec Bill Toti Named HPE Defense, Homeland Security VP

Bill Toti, former president of the global defense segment at Cubic Corp. (NYSE: CUB), has joined Hewlett Packard Enterprise (NYSE: HPE) as vice president for defense and homeland security, GovCon Wire has learned…
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Salesforce’s Mike Milburn: Federal Agencies Should Adopt Cloud-Based CRM Tools to Manage Citizen Engagement

Mike Milburn, senior vice president and general manager of Salesforce (NYSE: CRM) Service Cloud, has said federal agencies should implement cloud-based customer relationship management platforms in order to facilitate the delivery of services and information to citizens…
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Whiting-Turner Contracting to Build Modular Clinics for Navy

Whiting-Turner Contracting has won a $29.4 million contract to construct temporary modular medical or clinical facilities at a U.S. Navy base in Bethesda, Maryland. The Defense Department said Thursday the company will build the healthcare facilities at Naval Support Activity Bethesda to supplement space vacated by a demolition effort…
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Northrop Lands Navy Contract Modification for MK 54 Torpedo Production

The U.S. Navy has awarded Northrop Grumman a potential two-year, $16.4 million contract modification to continue to produce MK 54 Mod 0 lightweight torpedo array kits for the service branch. The modification exercises the third option year on a previously awarded contract and covers engineering, production support materials, hardware repair services and factory test equipment to support updates to the Navy’s torpedoes, the Defense Department said Thursday…
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DRS Wins Data Terminal Set Development Contract From Navy

A DRS Technologies subsidiary has won a potential $22 million contract to develop and produce Link 11 and Link 22 data terminal sets for the U.S. Navy. The Defense Department said Friday DRS Advanced ISR will also help the military service integrate, test and sustain Link 11 data terminal and Link 22 signal processing controller system for the branch’s command-and-control processor family of systems…
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Battelle to Extend Environmental Tech R&D Support for EPA

The Environmental Protection Agency has awarded Battelle a potential five-year, $55 million multiple-award contract for the development and assessment of technologies, processes and tools designed to mitigate pollution and support ecosystem restoration…
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Continental Electronics to Replace Navy Submarine Broadcast System Equipment

Continental Electronics Corp. has received an $11.4 million contract to replace the system elements of the U.S. Navy’s Fixed Submarine Broadcast System transmitter equipment. CEC will replace helix coils of the antenna matching network, pure water cooling loop system, two grid variometers of the AN/FRT-64 very-low-frequency transmitter and power supply, the Defense Department said Friday…
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September 6 Morning Report: GovCon Index Snaps Losing Streak to Register Weekly Gain

Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index posted a gain of 0.508 percent or 0.412 points Friday to close at 81.565 and end a three-day losing streak as investors bet against the possibility of an interest rate hike in September…
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