The U.S. Naval Facilities Engineering Command has awarded Lockheed Martin an $8.12 million contract to further develop Ocean Thermal Energy Conversion (OTEC) technology, which leverages the temperature difference between warmer water at the ocean's surface and colder water below to produce renewable and reliable power.
TeleCommunication Systems (TCS) has received $7.1 million in funding from the U.S. Army to provide additional Secret Internet Protocol Router (SIPR) and Non-secure Internet Protocol Router (NIPR) Access Point (SNAP) Very Small Aperture Terminal (VSAT) Satellite Systems with related field service representative support. The SNAP systems will be deployed with the 10th Mountain Division.
Constant reorganizations and realignments occur in every government and every alliance. A major study is ongoing in NATO to determine the alliance's direction. In the United States, the creation of the new joint CyberCommand and the Air Forces' new Global Strike Command are recent examples of significant change.
Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) has been awarded a task order by the Naval Surface Warfare Center (NSWC)-Crane Division to provide engineering, technical and management support to the Wheeled Tactical Vehicle Support Shelter and Vehicle Automated Diagnostic System program initiatives. The contract has a total value of more than $20 million if all options are exercised.
General Dynamics Information Technology has been awarded an $86.2 million contract to provide field-level sustainment services and technical support for equipment and networks for the U.S. Marine Corps' critical Combat Operations Center program.
The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has awarded CSC a task order to support the information technology infrastructure program. The task order has an estimated five-year contract value of $493 million.
The Boeing Company has received a $5.4 million contract for the initial effort required for integrating a new satellite communication system on the U.S. Air Force B-52 fleet. The Extremely High Frequency (EHF) system will enable the exchange of information through Family of Advanced Beyond Line-of-Sight Terminals (FAB-T), enabling communication with the B-52 from ground, air and space platforms.
Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) has been awarded a task order by the Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) to provide technical support services to NAVAIR Program Management Activity 205 integrated product teams.
ATK Integrated Systems is being awarded a $32 million contract for the technology demonstration phase for the Joint and Allied Threat Awareness System for the design, development and demonstration of a prototype for an advanced missile warning system to be installed on U.S. Navy and Marine Corps aircraft to increase survivability in hostile environments.