Posts from GovConWire for 10/16/2017

CTO Yogesh Khanna Elevates to CSRA Senior VP Role

Yogesh Khanna, chief technology officer at CSRA (NYSE: CSRA), has been promoted to a senior vice president position at the Falls Church, Virginia-based government information technology services contractor…
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BWXT-Bechtel-Honeywell JV Wins $4.7B DOE Savannah River Site Liquid Waste Mgmt Contract

A joint venture of BWX Technologies’ (NYSE: BWXT) technical services group business, Honeywell International (NYSE: HON) and Bechtel National has won a potential 10-year, $4.7 billion contract from the Energy Department to deliver liquid waste services for the Savannah River Site in South Carolina…
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Leidos’ Roger Krone: Headhunters Take Advantage of M&As to Recruit Talent

Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) CEO Roger Krone has said one of the lessons he learned from the combination of his company with Lockheed Martin’s (NYSE: LMT) information systems and global solutions business is that recruiters tend to leverage mergers and acquisitions to hire top talent, the Washington Business Journal reported Friday…
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State Dept Clears Kuwait’s $343M Follow-On Boeing C-17 Logistics Support Request

Kuwait has requested follow-on logistics support for the country’s C-17 military transport aircraft from the U.S. government through a potential $342.6 million foreign military sales transaction…
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Reports: Classified Data Not Compromised in 2016 Australian F-35 Info Breach

The Pentagon’s F-35 joint program office has said a cybersecurity breach of technical aircraft information from an Australia-based supplier in summer 2016 did not compromise sensitive data, Defense News reported Friday…
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Huntington Ingalls Gets $65M Contract Modification for USS Helena Dry Docking Services

Huntington Ingalls Industries has received a $65.1 million contract modification to provide dry docking services for the U.S. Navy‘s Los Angeles-class submarine USS Helena. The Defense Department said Friday HII will modernize, repair and maintain SSN 725 systems at a company shipyard in Newport News, Virginia, through April 2018…
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L3 Subsidiary to Design, Develop Gamma Simulator for Army Nuclear Effects Lab

An L3 Technologies subsidiary has won a potential three-year, $18.5 million to design and develop a simulation technology for the U.S. Army‘s nuclear effects laboratory located at White Sands Missile Range in New Mexico…
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SAIC Extends IT Support for EPA’s Online Environmental Databases

Science Applications International Corp. has secured a bridge task order to extend the company’s information technology support for an Environmental Protection Agency website that offers public access to various environment-related databases…
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Northrop, Raytheon BBN Secure DARPA Contracts to Develop ‘Swarm’ Unmanned Systems

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has awarded contracts to separate teams led by Northrop Grumman and Raytheon‘s BBN Technologies subsidiary to develop unmanned aerial and ground vehicle technologies…
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October 16th Morning Report: GovCon Index and Indices End Week Positive

The Executive Mosaic GovCon Index (GCI) closed Friday down for the day however, ended the week up from Monday’s open by 0.19 percent to settle at 109.358. The three major indices all ended the week up slightly from Monday’s open with the S&P500 up 0…
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VIDEO: Presenting the Financial Integrity Network

Presenting the Financial Integrity Network​: FIN delivers an array of strategic, advisory, and technical services to a diverse and select group of governments, financial institutions, and sectoral clients…
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