Posts from GovConWire for 12/22/2014

GSA Issues Phase 1 RFP for Development of FBI’s New HQ

The General Services Administration is seeking proposals from real estate developers on the construction of a new and consolidated FBI headquarters to replace the J. Edgar Hoover Building in Washington…
Read More
share on Twitter Like GSA Issues Phase 1 RFP for Development of FBI's New HQ on Facebook LinkedIn

Beth Cobert: Agencies Report Q4 Developments on Gov’t Performance Priority Goals

Beth Cobert, deputy director for management at the Office of Management and Budget, has outlined fourth-quarter developments on the Cross-Agency Priority Goals and Agency Priority Goals for government efficiency and effectiveness…
Read More
share on Twitter Like Beth Cobert: Agencies Report Q4 Developments on Gov't Performance Priority Goals on Facebook LinkedIn

General Dynamics NASSCO Lands $498M Contract Modification for Navy Floating Base Construction

The U.S. Navy has awarded General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) NASSCO subsidiary a $498,116,529 million contract modification to design and build a fourth mobile landing platform-afloat forward staging base for naval vessels…
Read More
share on Twitter Like General Dynamics NASSCO Lands $498M Contract Modification for Navy Floating Base Construction on Facebook LinkedIn

December 22 Morning Report: GovCon Index Ends FridayTrading Week With Gain

The GovCon Index closed at 70.378 on Friday, a 0.1654point increase, or 0.232 percent. The Dow Jones industrial average rose 26.65 points (0.15%) to 17,804.80, the Standard & Poors 500 index gained 9…
Read More
share on Twitter Like December 22 Morning Report: GovCon Index Ends Friday Trading Week With Gain on Facebook LinkedIn

Booz Allen, Cubic Subsidiary, Janus Research to Provide Army Mission Support

The U.S. Army has awarded Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH), Cubic Applications (NYSE: CUB) and Janus Research Group spots on a $240 million contract to provide the Army Capabilities Integration Center with mission support services…
Read More
share on Twitter Like Booz Allen, Cubic Subsidiary, Janus Research to Provide Army Mission Support on Facebook LinkedIn

Army to Supply Qatar With Raytheon’s Patriot Fire Units for $2B

The U.S. Army will provide Qatar with a set of Raytheon‘s (NYSE: RTN) Patriot fire units through the end of April 2019 under a $2.4 billion foreign military sale contract. The Defense Department said Friday that the contract, which was awarded through the Army Contracting Command, covers 10 fire units of the Patriot missile defense system plus spares…
Read More
share on Twitter Like Army to Supply Qatar With Raytheon's Patriot Fire Units for $2B on Facebook LinkedIn

Report: 5 Cybersecurity Bills Get Obama’s Signature

President Barack Obama on Thursday signed into law the Federal Information Security Modernization Act and four other cybersecurity bills, GovInfoSecurity reported Thursday. Eric Chabrow writes FISMA directs agencies to shift from a checklist method to a continuous monitoring process for identifying data security compliance and risk issues…
Read More
share on Twitter Like Report: 5 Cybersecurity Bills Get Obama's Signature on Facebook LinkedIn

WWT Awarded $427M for DISA Enterprise Storage Services

World Wide Technology has been awarded a potential six-year, $427 million contract to provide on-demand information storage services for enterprise environments of the Defense Information Systems Agency…
Read More
share on Twitter Like WWT Awarded $427M for DISA Enterprise Storage Services on Facebook LinkedIn