Posts from GovConWire for 09/21/2016

Booz Allen Wins Potential $268M Infrastructure Operations Task Order Under DIA E-SITE Vehicle

Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) has won a potential five-year, $268 million task order to provide infrastructure engineering and operations support services to the Defense Intelligence Agency and other U…
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DLA Awards Carestream Health Potential $150M Picture Archiving & Comm System Contract

Carestream Health has been awarded a potential 10-year, $150 million contract by the Defense Logistics Agency to supply picture archiving and communications system products to the four U.S. military branches…
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DOE Vet Bill Valdez Appointed President of Senior Executives Association; Barbara Pabotoy Comments

The Senior Executives Association has named Bill Valdez, a former director at the Energy Department and senior adviser at the Office of Science and Technology Policy, as president of the Washington-based nonprofit that represents many senior-level federal executives…
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Labor Dept Issues Minimum Wage Increase Notice for Federal Contracting Staff

The Labor Department’s wage and hour division has released a notice on a policy to increase the minimum wage rate of federal contractor employees from $10.15 to $10.20 per hour. DOL said in a Federal Register notice published Tuesday the pay increase will take effect on Jan…
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Lockheed Unveils Bioenergy Facility in New York

Lockheed Martin has launched a new facility in Owego, New York, designed to convert waste into renewable energy. Lockheed said Tuesday its bioenergy plant implements a system that uses a Concord Blue-built technology platform that works to derive electricity from waste through the advanced gasification process…
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CH2M-Hill International Team to Help Amtrak Manage Northeast Corridor Rail Improvement Project

Intercity passenger rail operator Amtrak has selected a team comprised of CH2M and Hill International to support management of a project to renovate and expand the Northeast Corridor rail infrastructure…
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Lightower Fiber Networks Added to GSA IT Schedule 70; Rob Shanahan Comments

Lightower Fiber Networks has been awarded a position on the Government Services Administration‘s Information Technology Schedule 70 contract vehicle to provide networking services to the federal government…
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HHS Raises Option Value for Cytori Cell Therapy Development Contract

Cytori Technologies has landed a potential $68 million contract modification from the Department of Health and Human Services‘ Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority to fund continued investigation and development of the company’s thermal burn injury therapy…
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State Dept OKs Sentinel AN/MPQ-64F1 Radar, Humvee Sale to Egypt

The State Department has approved Egypt’s request to purchase Sentinel AN/MPQ-64F1 radars, High Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicles Ml 152 and related support from the U.S. government under a potential $70 million foreign military sales agreement…
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September 20 Market Close: GovCon Index Lower on HII Downgrade, US Stocks Higher as Fed Meeting Begins

Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index closed in narrow range Tuesday after Cowen and Company downgraded the stock of military shipbuilder Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) and GCI decliners over gainers at roughly 2-to-1 ratio…
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