Posts from GovConWire for 04/12/2017

Kevin Boyle Named Vencore SVP, General Counsel; Mac Curtis Comments

Kevin Boyle, formerly senior vice president, general counsel and corporate secretary at Alion Science and Technology, has joined Vencore as SVP and general counsel. Vencore said Tuesday Boyle will oversee the company’s legal and ethics functions as well as contracts, procurement and property management organizations in his new position…
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Vectrus to Support Keesler Air Force Base Operations Under $97M Contract

Vectrus (NYSE: VEC) has won a one-year, $97.3 million contract from the U.S. Air Force to provide operations support services at Keesler Air Force Base in Mississippi. The Defense Department said Wednesday Vectrus will support the military base in 11 functional areas that include community services, emergency response management, grounds maintenance, human resource support, installation and mission operations management, installation and facility engineering, vertical transportation equipment and weather services…
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White House Lifts Federal Hiring Freeze Following Release of OMB Govt Restructuring Guidance

The White House has lifted the federal hiring freeze after the Office of Management and Budget issued new guidance that recommends measures for agencies on how to reduce the federal workforce’s size, restructure missions and evaluate employee performance, Federal News Radio reported Tuesday…
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Lockheed to Explore Multi-Domain C2 at Wargame Exercise

Lockheed Martin will hold a three-day wargame exercise at its Center for Innovation in Suffolk, Virginia, to demonstrate how the operational integration of air, cyber and space domains can help boost command and control operations…
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HII Subsidiary Gets NAVSEA Contract for Engineering, Technical, Logistics Support

A subsidiary of Huntington Ingalls Industries has secured a potential five-year, $39 million contract to provide engineering, technical, logistics, maintenance, installation and alteration support to the Naval Sea System Command‘s Naval Surface Warfare Center Philadelphia Division…
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General Dynamics Subsidiary to Help Maintain, Repair Submarines at Naval Base in Connecticut

General Dynamics‘ Electric Boat subsidiary has received a $46.2 million contract modification to conduct nuclear-related maintenance and repair efforts for operational submarines at a U.S. Navy base in New London, Connecticut…
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DARPA Selects Raytheon BBN for Dispersed Computing Research Project

Raytheon‘s BBN Technologies subsidiary has won a potential five-year, $10 million contract to help the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency develop software applications under DARPA’s Dispersed Computing program…
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ARServices to Provide Staffing Support for DLA’s Data Center Optimization, R&D Programs

ARServices has received contracts to provide staffing and management support services for the Defense Logistics Agency’s three new projects. The company said Tuesday it will designate 20 subject matter experts and personnel to work on the three programs with DLA across 10 locations…
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VIDEO: Farnborough Airshow 2016 – Bell Helicopter talks about the Bell V-280 Valor programme

Farnborough Airshow 2016: Vince Tobin Vice President Advanced Tiltrotor Systems, Bell Helicopter talks about the Bell V-280 Valor programme
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April 11 Market Close:GovCon Index Up With Major Indices Slightly Down

The Executive Mosaic GovCon Index closed up for the fifth consecutive day to 91.308 positive 0.507 percent. The GovCon Index advancing companies outpaced decliners 4 to 1. The major markets showed slight negative movement as investors still remain cautious of geopolitical issues in Asian and the Middle East…
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