Posts from GovConWire for 10/21/2016

Battelle Lands Spots on 2 FHWA Highway Operations, Traffic Mgmt Support IDIQs

Battelle has won positions on a pair of indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contracts worth up to $182 million combined to support the Federal Highway Administration‘s highway operations, traffic management and road safety programs…
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Leidos to Maintain CBP Border Inspection Systems Under Potential $155M Contract

Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) has secured a potential five-year, $155 million prime contract from the Department of Homeland Security‘s Customs and Border Protection agency to administer and maintain X-ray and imaging systems for CBP…
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Lockheed Awarded $93M Contract Modification for Navy MUOS Engineering, Logistics Services

A business unit of Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has received a $92.8 million contract modification to perform engineering and interim logistics work on a military communications satellite system for the U…
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Rockwell Collins to Build Landing Guidance Subsystems Under $67M Deal With Raytheon

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has awarded Rockwell Collins (NYSE: COL) a potential six-year, $67 million contract to develop, test and produce communication and navigation subsystems for the U.S. Navy’s Joint Precision Approach and Landing System…
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Scott Smith to Serve as FBI Cyber Division Asst Director

Scott Smith, a 20-year FBI veteran and former deputy assistant director for the human resources division at the bureau’s headquarters in Washington, has been named assistant director of the cyber division…
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DARPA Hands Over Space Surveillance Telescope to Air Force; Lindsay Millard Comments

The U.S. Air Force assumed ownership of the Space Surveillance Telescope from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency during a transition ceremony held Tuesday in New Mexico. DARPA said Wednesday SST is designed to perform space situational awareness functions and detect potential satellite collisions in deep space…
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Motorola Solutions to Help Navy Sustain Anti-Terrorism, Force Protection Radio Systems 

The U.S. Navy has awarded a $20.5 million contract option to Motorola Solutions for life cycle sustainment work on the military branch’s enterprise land and mobile radio systems. Motorola Solutions will provide radio equipment preventive maintenance, asset and configuration management, password management and software update installation services for the Naval Facilities Engineering Command’s Anti-Terrorism/Force Protection Ashore Program, the Defense Department said Thursday…
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HackerOne, Synack to Help Pentagon Create “Bug Bounty” Contract Vehicle

The Defense Department has awarded a contract to HackerOne and Synack to create a contract vehicle that will help DoD components and services launch “bug bounty” programs. DoD said Thursday the contract vehicle is designed to standardize a crowd-sourced approach to digital security through challenges that help identify and address vulnerabilities within DoD websites…
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Lockheed Picks Utah Location as Air Force ICBM Replacement Program Mgmt Office

Lockheed Martin has selected Falcon Hill National Aerospace Research Park at Hill Air Force Base in Utah as the location of the company’s program management office for the U.S. Air Force‘s Intercontinental Ballistic Missile replacement program…
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October 20 Market Close: GovCon Index Shows Small Decline for 2nd Straight Day, Textron Jumps as HII & Primes Weigh

Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index closed slightly down for a second consecutive session Thursday as notable gains by Textron (NYSE: TXT) after third quarter earnings and CACI International (NYSE: CACI) were offset by declines in Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) and other large prime contractors…
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