Posts from GovConWire for 09/16/2016

Navy Picks 7 Firms for Cyberspace Research, Tech Integration Support Contracts

Seven companies have won separate contracts to provide technology integration, cyberspace science, research and engineering support to the U.S. Navy. Each of the three-year, cost-reimbursement contracts awarded to Raytheon (NYSE: RTN), Leidos (NYSE: LDOS), Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH), Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC), Science Applications International Corp…
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Austal USA Gets $249M Modification to Build Navy’s 11th & 12th Expeditionary Fast Transport Vessels

The U.S. Navy has awarded Austal USA a $248.9 million contract modification to definitize the procurement of long lead-time materials as well as to commence design and construction of the military branch’s 11th and 12th Expeditionary Fast Transport vessels…
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Physical Optics to Supply Aircraft Data Transfer System Components Under $76M Navy Contract

Physical Optics Corp. has been awarded a potential five-year, $76 million contract by the U.S. Navy to provide data transfer system components for the UH-1Y, AH-1Z, MH-60R, MH-60S and H-53K aircraft platforms…
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CACI’s National Security Solutions Business Lands $77M Navy Satcom Support IDIQ

A CACI International (NYSE: CACI) subsidiary has won a potential four-year, $77 million contract to provide satellite communications, special operations communications systems and network support services for the U…
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Raytheon Receives $63M AESA Radar Tech Order for Navy Super Hornet, Growler Jets

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has received a $63 million order to produce and deliver 18 AN/APG-79 active electronically scanned array radars for the U.S. Navy ‘s F/A-18E/F Super Hornet and EA-18G Growler jets…
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WSJ: Boeing Questions Denmark’s Fighter Aircraft Replacement Proposal Evaluations

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has raised concerns about a decision of Denmark to choose the Lockheed Martin-built (NYSE: LMT) F-35 over the former’s F/A-18 to serve as the next fighter aircraft platform for the Danish military, the Wall Street Journal reported Thursday…
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Matt Needy Named Huntington Ingalls Division VP of Virginia-Class Submarine Program, Fleet Services

Matt Needy, formerly director of the Virginia-class submarine program at Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII), has been promoted as vice president of the Virginia-class submarine program and fleet services at the company’s Newport News Shipbuilding division…
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Millennium to Provide Systems Engineering, Logistics Support for Navy Sea Warrior Program

Millennium Corp. has secured a five-year contract to provide business systems engineering and logistics services in support of the U.S. Navy‘s PMW 240 Sea Warrior program. The company said Wednesday the services are intended to help address the business and readiness challenges of the Navy, the military branch’s sailors and fleet as well as other Defense Department clients…
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DHA Taps Accenture Subsidiary to Build Health Provider Credentialing Tool for DoD, VA

An Accenture subsidiary has received a potential 16-month, $7.8 million contract from the Defense Health Agency to develop, test and field a joint platform designed to support the credentialing process for health care providers between the departments of Defense and Veterans Affairs…
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September 15 Market Close: GovCon Index Surges to Extend Volatility, Primes Lead Gains

The GovCon Index rallied Thursday to extend its current stretch of volatility into a fifth straight session as large primes and S&P 500-listed contractors led advancers in conjunction with gains in the larger U…
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