Posts from GovConWire for 09/09/2016

Sustainable Engineering, AEWest, Infrastructure Engineering Solutions to Provide Design & Construction Services Under $950M AF IDIQ

Joint ventures of Sustainable Engineering, AEWest and Infrastructure Engineering Solutions have landed positions on a $950 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract from the U.S. Air Force for design and construction services…
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Raytheon to Build Lot 2 Small Diameter Bombs for Air Force

The U.S. Air Force has awarded Raytheon a $49.2 million contract modification for the production of Lot 2 Small Diameter Bomb Increment II weapons and containers. Raytheon’s missile systems business will perform work in Tucson, Arizona through Sept…
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HPE to Merge Non-Core Software Assets With Micro Focus in $8.8B Deal; Meg Whitman Comments

Hewlett Packard Enterprise (NYSE: HPE) has announced plans to merge its non-core software assets with global enterprise software firm Micro Focus under an $8.8 billion deal that is expected to be tax-free to HPE…
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CGI President George Schindler to Add CEO Title; Serge Godin Comments

George Schindler, president and chief operating officer of CGI (NYSE: GIB), will assume a new dual role as president and CEO at the Montreal-based technology services contractor  beginning Oct. 1. Schindler will also join the company’s board of directors and succeed Michael Roach, who will continue to serve on the board after he retires from the chief executive post Sept…
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White House Appoints DHS Cyber Exec Gregory Touhill as First Federal CISO

Gregory Touhill, deputy assistant secretary for cybersecurity and communications at the Department of Homeland Security, has been named by the White House as the first federal chief information security officer…
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Lockheed Secures Navy Contract Option for F-35 Electronic Components Procurement

Lockheed Martin has received a $10.02 million contract modification from the U.S. Navy to purchase additional diminishing manufacturing sources electronic components for the F-35 fighter aircraft. The award exercises an option to previously awarded firm-fixed-price contract and Lockheed will perform work in Fort Worth, Texas, through December 2018, the Defense Department said Thursday…
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FCi to Help State Dept Process Diplomatic Mails; Michael Petrucelli Comments

The State Department has awarded FCi Federal a five-year, $25.5 million prime contract to support DOS diplomatic pouch and mail services. FCi said Thursday it will help the department incoming and outgoing mails at two government-run facilities located in Virginia under the contract…
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MEADS, Polish State-Owned Firm to Explore Air Defense Cooperation; Tom Oles Comments

MEADS International and Polska Grupa Zbrojeniowa, a state-owned defense firm in Poland, have agreed to explore cooperation and business opportunities related to the Wisła medium-range air defense program…
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September 8 Market Close: GovCon Index Closes Down Slightly, But Strong Performance From SAIC

Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index closed down slightly for the second straight day. GovCon stocks split evening with 1/2 advancing and 1/2 declining. The biggest gainer in the GovCon sector was SAIC closing at $69…
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