Posts from ExecutiveBiz for 07/14/2017

GovCon Vets Named to NVTC Board of Directors

The Northern Virginia Technology Council has unveiled the list of officers and members who were elected to the association’s board of directors for fiscal years 2017 and 2018. NVTC said Tuesday Marilyn Crouther, senior vice president and general manager of DXC Technology’s U…
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Abt Associates Names Amir Zekrya Finance VP

Amir Zekrya, a 20-year financial planning and analysis veteran, has been named vice president of finance at Bethesda, Maryland-based government services contractor Abt Associates. Zekrya most recently led the formation of a business case analysis service for federal mortgage agency Freddie Mac, Abt Associates said Wednesday…
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Dell Technologies Subsidiary Launches Endpoint Security Tool’s Air Gap Version

A Dell Technologies subsidiary has introduced an air gap version of its enterprise endpoint security platform designed to help organizations isolate endpoint devices from the internet and protect such devices from cyber threats…
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Blue Marble’s Geographic Information System Joins USACE Approved Software List

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has included Blue Marble Geographics‘ geographic information system and light detection and ranging module to the Corps’ list of accredited software products…
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Inmarsat to Provide Satcom, Manpower Support to Disaster Response Organization

Inmarsat has partnered with the U.K. chapter of non-government disaster response organization Team Rubicon to provide satellite communications equipment and manpower support. The company said Thursday its employees will also be given an opportunity to become part of the trained Team Rubicon volunteers group called Greyshirt…
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Lockheed Opens New Facility to Support UK’s Natl Cyber Strategy

Lockheed Martin has invested $3.9 million to establish a facility in Gloucester, England, that will develop technologies intended to help address cyber-related risks across the U.K. The Cyber Works center is built to support the British government’s National Cybersecurity Strategy and Defense Cyber Program as well as a cyber memorandum understanding signed between the U…
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CTC to Lead Nuclear Reactor Manufacturing Innovation Center; Ed Sheehan Comments

Concurrent Technologies Corp. will open a new facility in Johnstown, Pennsylvania, that will focus on developing processes to manufacture small modular and advanced reactor systems. The Center for Advanced Nuclear Manufacturing has been established to support the nuclear industry’s efforts to develop and transition manufacturing technologies, CTC said Thursday…
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DOE Invests in 48 Solar Power Tech Projects Under SunShot Initiative

The Energy Department has obligated $46.2 million for 48 projects to develop solar power technologies as part of a national effort that aims to make solar energy a viable energy source for U.S. citizens…
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Leidos Subsidiary to Hire Medical Consultants for DOL Occupational Illness Benefits Program

A Leidos subsidiary has secured a potential five-year, 15 million contract from the Labor Department to hire clinicians who will serve as contract medical consultants under an occupational illness benefits program for current and former Energy Department employees…
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Boeing Gets SOCOM Helicopter Engineering Task Order

Boeing has received a potential $27 million task order from the U.S. Special Operations Command to provide non-recurring engineering services ahead of the production of Block 2 MH-47G helicopters. The Defense Department said Thursday that Boeing will use the funds to prepare for the manufacturing of MH-47G aircraft using reworked, recapped and salvaged contractor and government furnished components…
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NuRAN Subsidiary to Supply NAVAIR With Software-Base Radio Tech

A NuRAN Wireless subsidiary has received a contract to provide a software-defined radio technology to a Naval Air Systems Command division that maintains a weapons development center of excellence for the U…
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VIDEO: Mattis Meets With Tunisian Prime Minister

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis met with Tunisian Prime Minster Youssef Chahed at the Pentagon, July 10, 2017, to discuss Tunisia’s resilience and the fight against terrorism.
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