Posts from GovConWire for 09/08/2016

Harris to Showcase Robotic Platform at Counter-IED Exercise in Thailand; Ed Zoiss Comments

Robotics specialists from Harris will demonstrate the company’s bomb disposal technology at an event for explosive ordnance disposal and counter improvised explosive device tactics and technologies in Thailand…
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DHS Taps Lockheed to Provide Cyber Support Services Under $395M IDIQ

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has received a potential seven-year, $395 million contract to provide support services to a Department of Homeland Security-managed facility that monitors cyber threats across DHS information systems…
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Huntington Ingalls Gets $110M Navy Contract Modification to Design, Engineer Nuclear Submarines

Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) has received a two-year, $109.9 million contract modification to design and engineer nuclear submarines for the U.S. Navy. The company will also work to manage configurations and database, support logistics, perform research and development and provide special mission submersible interfaces under the modification, the Defense Department said Wednesday…
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DLA Awards SNC Manufacturing $102M Modification for Combat Uniform Coats

SNC Manufacturing has been awarded a $102.2 million contract modification by the Defense Logistics Agency to supply combat uniform coats to the U.S. Army and Afghanistan. The Defense Department said Wednesday the modification exercises the fourth option in a previously awarded indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract and increases the contract’s potential value to $216…
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Dell Closes Merger With EMC, Unveils ‘Dell Technologies’ Brand

Dell and EMC have completed their $67 billion cash-and-stock merger to form enterprise information technology company Dell Technologies (NYSE: DVMT) that is forecast to generate $74 billion in annual revenue…
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Private Equity Firm TPG, Intel to Form Security JV Under Estimated $4.2B Deal

Santa Clara, California-based computing chip maker Intel (Nasdaq: INTC) will spin off the company’s security business into a new joint venture with investment firm TPG through an estimated $4…
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Alphaport Lands NASA Mission Assurance, Safety Support Contract

Alphaport has received a potential five-year, $47.5 million contract to provide mission assurance and safety support services to NASA. The company will provide such services under the Safety and Mission Assurance Support Services III contract through risk evaluation, investigations, engineering analyses, inspections and assessment of work done by other NASA institutions and contractors, NASA said Wednesday…
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Milpower Wins Potential $66M Contract From Navy to Produce MUOS Power Amplifiers

Milpower has won a potential 10-year, $66.1 million contract from the U.S. Navy to manufacture and engineer 100 – and 200-watt power amplifiers for the service branch’s  Mobile User Objective System…
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Lockheed to Build Jordan’s F-16 Air Combat Training Centers

Lockheed Martin has received a $39.5 million foreign military sales contract from the U.S. Air Force to establish and maintain two F-16 air combat training centers for Jordan’s military. The Defense Department said Wednesday that Lockheed will also provide logistics support to Jordan and is scheduled to complete work under the sole-source contract by Sept…
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September 7 Market Close: GovCon Index Closes Down with Modest Trading

Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index closed down with mix results across trading markets. Crude oil climbed to a one week high in hopes the oil producing countries can reach an agreement to limit production…
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