Posts from ExecutiveBiz for 08/01/2017

Optum Hires Retired Army Lt. Gen. Patricia Horoho to Support Military, Veteran Health Business

Patricia Horoho, a retired U.S. Army lieutenant general, has joined Optum to lead the company’s efforts to deliver information technology-based support services to active duty military personnel, veterans and their families…
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NASA Program Aims to Help SEWP Contract Users Identify Authorized IT Resellers

NASA has launched a program to help government buyers confirm if an information technology product they want to procure through the Solutions for Enterprise-Wide Procurement contract vehicle come from authorized resellers, Nextgov reported Monday…
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DynCorp Lands $123M Task Order to Support Army National Training Center

DynCorp International has received a $123 million task order modification from the U.S. Army Sustainment Command to provide mission support services for the service branch’s National Training Center in Fort Irwin, California…
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Dell EMC’s Cameron Chehreh: FedRAMP Should Continue Evolution Toward ‘Accelerated Process’

Cameron Chehreh, chief technology officer of Dell EMC’s federal business, has said he believes the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program should continue to streamline and play a role as government agencies work to advance their digital modernization efforts…
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BAE Plans New Defense Facility in Victoria, Australia

BAE Systems plans to establish a defense hub in Victoria, Australia, to consolidate the company’s aerospace, land and maritime businesses. The facility will be built in Melbourne’s Fishermans Bend and accommodate up to 1000 engineers and technicians who will design, produce and maintain defense technology platforms for Australian military customers, BAE said Monday…
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Northrop to Support Air Force Logistics Complex Under $61M Contract

Northrop Grumman has landed a five-year, $60.8 million contract to provide logistics services to the U.S. Air Force‘s Quick Reaction Capability support center. The Defense Department said Monday the company will support all activities carried out within an Air Force air logistics complex…
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Charles River Analytics Develops Tablet-Based Trauma Assessment Training System for DoD

Charles River Analytics has developed a tablet-based system designed to help train Defense Department medical personnel for primary and secondary trauma assessment under a 27-month, $749,000 follow-on contract from the Air Force Research Laboratory…
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Liliana Ortega Named Parsons Enterprises VP, Senior Bid Director

Liliana Ortega, a former vice president and bid director at Balfour Beatty Investments, has joined Parsons as VP and senior bid director of the construction and engineering services firm’s enterprises segment…
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L3-Air Tractor Team to Join USAF Light Attack Aircraft Demo

A team of L3 Technologies and Air Tractor will bring their light-attack aircraft to Holloman Air Force Base in New Mexico to participate in the U.S. Air Force’s OA-X demonstration, DoD Buzz reported Monday…
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Small Businesses, Research Organizations Receive NASA Grants for Space Technology R&D

NASA has chosen 19 research proposals from small businesses and research institutions to receive a total of $14.3 million in funds. The space agency said Tuesday it issued the awards as part of the Small Business Technology Transfer program that aims to encourage small businesses and research institutions to enter cooperative research and development partnerships…
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PAE Secures Navy F-5 Maintenance, Logistics Contract Option

PAE has received a one-year, $43.7 contract modification to carry out organizational, intermediate and depot-level maintenance and logistics support for the U.S. Navy‘s F-5F Tiger II and F-5N Freedom Fighter aircraft…
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VIDEO: LCAC Ride Along

Take a ride inside a Landing Craft Air Cushion (LCAC) with Naval Beach Unit Seven as they hit the beaches of Australia for Talisman Saber 2017. (U.S. Navy video/Released)
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