Posts from GovConWire for 02/20/2018

Phebe Novakovic, Chairwoman and CEO of General Dynamics, Added to 2018 Wash100 for Fiscal Growth and Acquisition Leadership

Executive Mosaic is honored to announce Phebe Novakovic, CEO and Chairwoman of General Dynamics, as an inductee into the 2018 edition of the Wash100 — Executive Mosaic’s annual selection of the most influential voices in the government contracting arena — for her outstanding leadership in driving General Dynamics’ profit performance…
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Knight Point Systems Wins $902M DISA Recompete for Comm Infrastructure Services

Knight Point Systems will continue to provide communication infrastructure services to the Defense Information Systems Agency under a potential 10-year, $902 million contract. The Communications Capacity Services II contract covers the provision of routers, monitoring equipment, appliances, switches, monitoring and reporting software and supporting devices for the Defense Department and its partners, DoD said Thursday…
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PV Puvvada, President of Federal Systems at Unisys, Chosen to 2018 Wash100 for his Vision and Leadership in Agile Development Processes

Executive Mosaic is pleased to announce PV Puvvada, President of Federal Systems at Unisys, has been inducted into the 2018 edition of the Wash100 — Executive Mosaic’s annual selection of the most influential voices in the government contracting arena — for his leadership driving IT modernization…
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Huntington Ingalls Awarded $1.43B to Design, Build Navy Amphibious Transport Dock

Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) has received a potential $1.43 billion contract modification to design and build the U.S. Navy‘s 13th San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock. The Defense Department said Friday the service branch will obligate $1…
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Cubic President, CEO Bradley Feldmann Adds Board Chairman Title

Bradley Feldmann, president and CEO of Cubic (NYSE: CUB) since July 2014, has been named chairman of the San Diego-based company’s board of directors. Cubic said Monday Feldmann succeeds Walter C…
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CACI to Help Maintain Army National Guard End Strength Under $60M Contract

A CACI International subsidiary has won a three-year, $60 million contract from the U.S. Army to develop resources for the service branch’s initiative to increase the end strength of the Army National Guard…
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COMSAT to Deliver Iridium Certus Broadband Service to DoD; Matt Desch Comments

COMSAT has agreed to provide Iridium Communications’ broadband service to warfighters and other users within the Defense Department by mid-2018. COMSAT will deliver voice calling, telematics data, environmental assessments, usage statistics, staff tracking applications and other capabilities to DoD users and military personnel through the Iridium Certus broadband service offering under the agreement, Iridium said Monday…
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DoD Releases Joint Enterprise Cloud Procurement FAQs

The Defense Department has announced plans to conduct a full and open competition to buy an enterprise cloud platform that can host information at the unclassified, secret and top secret levels. DoD said Thursday it formed the Cloud Executive Steering Group in September to establish a strategy to accelerate the adoption of commercial cloud products and services across the Pentagon…
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Report: SAIC Plans New South Carolina Manufacturing Facility

Science Applications International Corp. plans to establish a $28.5 million manufacturing facility in Charleston, South Carolina, the Post and Courier reported Friday. Barry Jurs, economic development director for the Berkeley County in South Carolina, said the new facility is expected to generate 200 jobs and accommodate military equipment production work…
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Navy Awards FFG(X) Frigate Conceptual Design Contracts to 5 Firms

The U.S. Navy has awarded five companies contracts to come up with a conceptual design of the service’s future guided missile frigate. The Naval Sea Systems Command received six proposals for the firm-fixed-price contracts as part of the FFG(X) ship program, the Defense Department said Friday…
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Pamela Drew Joins Serco’s US Board; Dave Dacquino Comments

Pamela Drew, formerly executive vice president and president of information systems business at Harris’ (NYSE: HRS) Exelis subsidiary, has joined the board of directors of Serco’s North American arm…
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VIDEO – The Soldier’s Network: The Future of U.S. Army Tactical Communications

As part of the U.S. Army’s larger network, the Soldier’s Network is the future of tactical communications for America’s warfighters. Built by General Dynamics, the Warfighter Information Network-Tactical (WIN-T) is the backbone providing on-the-move voice and data communications for our troops on the battlefield – anywhere and anytime! Learn more about WIN-T and The Soldier’s Network at: http://bit…
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