Posts from GovConWire for 12/07/2018

Executive Spotlight: Interview With David Morgan, VP of Operations & Co-Founder, STS International

ExecutiveBiz spoke with David Morgan, vice president of operations and co-founder, regarding STS International’s track record delivering mission success for federal agencies. ”It’s less about finding out what’s currently happening, but more about predicting when things are going to happen…
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Navy Vet Herman Shelanski Joins Huntington Ingalls as Shipbuilding Business Dev’t VP

Herman Shelanski, former inspector general of the U.S. Navy, has been named vice president of business development at Huntington Ingalls Industries‘ (NYSE:HII) Newport News Shipbuilding division…
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Cedric Sims Named Booz Allen Civilian Services Group SVP

Cedric Sims, formerly president and CEO of Evermay Consulting Group, has joined Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) as a senior vice president within the company’s civilian services group. Sims will come up with strategies to promote integration across Booz Allen’s homeland security business in his new position, the McLean, Va…
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Northrop Gets $450M IDIQ to Produce Threat Simulation Platforms for US, Foreign Military Clients

A Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) subsidiary has received a potential seven-year, $450M contract from the U.S. Air Force to provide Joint Threat Emitter end-items, support equipment and spares for domestic and foreign military clients…
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Perspecta to Continue Army HR System Integration Support; Mac Curtis Quoted

Perspecta will continue to help the U.S. Army develop and integrate tools for the U.S. Army‘s human resource system under a potential $23.5M contract. The follow-on contract has a base period of 10…
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George Mason University Opens GovCon-Focused Academic Center; Jerry McGinn Quoted

George Mason University’s School of Business has opened an academic facility dedicated to government contracting research, training and collaborative efforts. The Center for Government Contracting will host courses, activities and programs meant to help students, companies and agencies build GovCon competencies, the university said…
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McAleese & Associates: Richard Spencer on Two-Carrier Buy, Other Navy Priorities

Consulting firm McAleese & Associates has issued a report that outlines some of the priorities of Navy Secretary Richard Spencer. Spencer said Thursday during a Center for Strategic and International Studies event that the Navy has begun to work with Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) on a possible two-carrier contract…
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General Dynamics Lands $265M Army Bomb Component Supply Contract

A General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) business unit has received a potential $264.8M firm-fixed-price contract to provide bomb components to the U.S. Army. General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems will manufacture parts for the military service’s MK80 and BLU-109 Tritonal bombs, the Department of Defense said Thursday…
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BAE Secures $140M in Marine Amphibious Combat Vehicle Production Funds

BAE Systems‘ land and armaments business has received a $140.3M contract modification to build 30 amphibious combat vehicles for the U.S. Marine Corps. The modification exercises options under a previously awarded contract and includes fielding, support and associated production services, the Department of Defense said Thursday…
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SAIC Reports 3% Rise in Q3 FY 2019 Revenue; Tony Moraco Quoted

Tony Moraco, CEO of Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC), has said the company’s fiscal 2019 third-quarter results reflect its continued focus to deliver robust performance across its contract portfolio…
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Engility Books $54M in Q4 Intell Community Support Contracts; Lynn Dugle Quoted

Engility has secured $54M in contracts during the fourth quarter of 2018 to provide systems engineering, analysis and mission support services to the U.S. intelligence community. The company said Thursday it has invested in data analytics, artificial intelligence and machine learning technologies designed to assist intelligence analysts in their day-to-day responsibilities…
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Riptide Wins $103M Contract to Help Army Update Computer Generated Forces Platform

Riptide Software has won a potential six-year, $103.2M contract to help the U.S. Army update a computer generated forces technology designed to simulate missions, control processes and systems from an individual military platform and combatant…
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