Posts from GovConWire for 02/13/2018

Leidos CEO Roger Krone Selected to 2018 Wash100 for his Leadership in Developing Customer Focused Technological Solutions

Executive Mosaic is honored to introduce Leidos Chairman and CEO Roger Krone as an inductee into the 2018 edition of the Wash100 — Executive Mosaic’s annual selection of influential leaders in the government contracting arena — for his excellence demonstrated through expanding the company’s portfolio as a solutions-based organization…
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General Atomics Announces Teammates for Navy’s Stingray Tanker Drone Requirement

A General Atomics business unit will collaborate with several other companies to compete for the U.S. Navy’s carrier-based unmanned aerial refueling tanker program. General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc…
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Executive Spotlight: An Interview with Chris Barnett, VP of Technology & CTO of General Dynamics IT’s Intelligence Solutions Division

Now is an exciting time to be involved in the world of technology development, as the vehicle of innovation continues to accelerate forward into the future. The ‘technolution’ that we’re seeing in cyber security, unmanned systems, information and data technology, advanced weaponry and renewable energy, to name a few, is happening now…
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European Commission OKs Northrop’s Orbital ATK Purchase

The European Commission has approved a deal for Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) to acquire Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA) for approximately $9.2 billion. Northrop said Monday it continues to support the Federal Trade Commission in its effort to evaluate the transaction…
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ASRC Federal CEO Mark Gray Named to 2018 Wash100 for Infrastructure and Information Management Leadership

Executive Mosaic is honored to announce Mark Gray, president and CEO of ASRC Federal, as an inductee into the 2018 edition of the Wash100 — Executive Mosaic’s annual selection of influential leaders in the government contracting arena — for demonstrating excellence in negotiating multi-million dollar contracts and overseeing the company’s missions services business…
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Trump Proposes $686B for FY 2019 DoD Budget

President Donald Trump’s proposed budget for fiscal year 2019 would allocate $686 billion in funds for the Defense Department in support of the implementation of the National Defense Strategy and the White House’s National Security Strategy…
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Army Taps General Dynamics, Leidos for $200M Geospatial Support Contract

Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) and General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) One Source business have won a potential five-year, $200 million shared contract to provide technical expertise in support of U.S. Army geospatial programs…
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Boeing Secures $61M Contract for Japanese AWACS Upgrade Installation, Checkout

Boeing has secured a potential $60.9 million contract from the U.S. Air Force to support installation and checkout of a mission computing upgrade to Japan’s airborne warning and control systems aircraft…
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EWS-Ethosgen-Rockwell Collins Team to Develop Waste-to-Energy Convertor for US Military

A team of Eco Waste Solutions, EthosGen and Rockwell Collins has received the green light from the Defense Department to develop a waste-to-energy conversion system for the U.S. military. EWS said Friday the team will proceed with the Deployable Waste-to-Energy Convertor for Expeditionary Bases with Thermal Energy to Electrical Power System development effort under DoD’s Environmental Security Technology Certification Program…
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General Dynamics to Buy CSRA in Potential $9.6B Deal; Phebe Novakovic, Larry Prior Comment

General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) has agreed to acquire CSRA (NYSE: CSRA) for approximately $9.6 billion in a move to form a combined information technology platforms provider in the government IT services sector…
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Oracle to Launch 12 Data Centers in Cloud Footprint Expansion Push

Oracle has announced plans to open 12 new data centers across Asia, Europe and the Americas region in a push to expand the geographic reach of the technology firm’s cloud services. The company said Monday it will establish two facilities in the U…
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VIDEO: Hallmark Program Overview

The growing complexity of space operations coupled with an increased need for timely decisions demands innovative approaches to battle management command and control (BMC2) technologies. To help ensure future U…
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