Posts from ExecutiveBiz for 07/19/2017

SAIC Lands Potential $621M Alliant Task Order for Centcom IT Support Services

Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) has received a potential seven-year, $621 million task order to provide a range of information technology support services to the U.S. Central Command‘s J6 directorate…
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Boeing Vet Patrick Shanahan Confirmed as Deputy Defense Secretary

The Senate voted 92-7 Tuesday to confirm Patrick Shanahan, senior vice president of supply chain and operations at Boeing, for the deputy defense secretary role, Defense News reported Tuesday. Shanahan’s confirmation for the Defense Department‘s no…
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BAE to Design Submerged Vessel Detection Tech Under DARPA Program

BAE Systems has received a $4.6 million contract from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency to design a technology for submarines to detect other submerged vessels from a long distance. The company said Tuesday it aims to create sonar technologies designed to maximize the detection range, identification and tracking capacities of submarines under the first phase of DARPA’s Mobile Offboard Clandestine Communications and Approach initiative…
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SAIC, Northrop Vet Randy James Named ICF Cyber & Resilience Business Head

Randy James, formerly vice president of cyber at Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC), has joined ICF (Nasdaq: ICFI) as senior VP and general manager of the enterprise cybersecurity and resilience business…
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ManTech Lands Marine Systems Engineering Support Task Order; Daniel Keefe Comments

ManTech International has received a five-year, $21 million task order to support the U.S. Marine Corps‘ systems engineering, interoperability, architecture and technology programs. The company said Tuesday it will work to boost integration and interoperability of systems across Marine Corps, naval, joint and Defense Department programs under the task order…
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Booz Allen Wins $50M Contract to Help Army Manage Chemical Warfare Materials

Booz Allen Hamilton has won a potential five-year, $50 million contract to support a U.S. Army directorate focused on the assessment and destruction of recovered chemical warfare materials. The company will provide program management, mission and operational support services to the Army’s Recovered Chemical Materiel Directorate, the Defense Department said Tuesday…
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The Potomac Officers Club Adds Randall Conway to 2017 Army Forum Panel, Reschedules Forum

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 19, 2017 – The Potomac Officers Club — a division of Executive Mosaic — has added Randall Conway as a panelist for the 2017 Army Forum. The Forum has also been rescheduled to August 30th (was previously scheduled for August 10th)…
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FireEye Gets FedRAMP Certification for Cloud-Based Email Security Service

FireEye has received Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program certification to offer a cloud-based email security service offering to federal agencies. The FedRAMP moderate-impact level authorization seeks to facilitate the adoption of FireEye Government Email Threat Prevention by federal agencies to protect against email-based attacks as they move to cloud environments, the company said Tuesday…
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DLH Adds Finance Vet James Allen to Board of Directors

DLH Holdings has appointed James Allen, an aerospace and defense industry veteran with more than 40 years of financial management experience, to the company’s board of directors. DLH said Tuesday he previously held the roles of executive vice president and chief financial officer at Sotera Defense Solutions, then known as Global Defense Technology & Systems…
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VSE Receives US Military Orders to Provide Technical, Program Support Services

 VSE has secured contracts worth up to $46.2 million combined to provide a range of technical and program support services to Defense Department customers. The company said Tuesday it received a potential three-year, $17…
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KeyW to Develop RF Exploitation Tech for Air Force

KeyW has won a potential $23.9 million contract from the U.S. Air Force to research and develop radio frequency exploitation technology. The Defense Department said Tuesday KeyW will explore algorithmic approaches to help the military branch boost sensing and exploitation performance as well as detect, track, image and identify targets simultaneously in contested and challenging environments…
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VIDEO: Exercise Talisman Saber Amphibious Assault

Exercise Talisman Saber is the largest combined, joint military exercise undertaken by the Australian Defence Force and provides invaluable experience to ADF and U.S. personnel to improve combat training, readiness and interoperability, exposing participants to a wide spectrum of military capabilities and training experiences…
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