Lockheed Martin has been awarded a $15 million firm-fixed-price contract as part of the U.S. Navy's Modernization Program for the DDG 51 Arleigh Burke-class destroyers. The contract includes options and engineering services that if exercised would bring the cumulative value to $51.5 million.
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GeoEye Incorporated has signed a multiyear agreement with the National University of Singapore to allow the Centre for Remote Imaging, Sensing and Processing (CRISP) to collect and sell Earth imagery and related products from its GeoEye-1 satellite.
Northrop Grumman Corporation has been awarded a contract potentially valued at $68 million to design, integrate, install and test the U.S. Coast Guard's Nationwide Automatic Identification System (Nationwide AIS) core data exchange capability. This new capability will serve as the foundation for Nationwide AIS, which will enhance maritime security, marine and navigational safety, search and rescue efforts, and environmental protection.
The U.S. General Services Administration's (GSA) Federal Acquisition Service (FAS) has awarded Canon USA a Multiple Award Schedule (MAS) contract under the consolidated schedule. The new contract provides the U.S. government with substantially discounted prices for information technology and other equipment as well as maintenance. The contract has an estimated value of $110 million over five years.
Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) has been awarded a task order by the U.S. Defense Department to provide technical services in support of the Defense Health Information Management System (DHIMS) Composite Health Care System (CHCS)/Cache 2 (TC2).
L-3 Communications' Montreal-based MAPPS division has been awarded a $61 million contract to supply its Integrated Platform Management System (IPMS) upgrade for the Canadian Navy's 12 Halifax Class frigates. The IPMS will modernize the frigate's ship control system and improve the operational effectiveness of the vessels.
Northrop Grumman to Equip Directional Infrared Countermeasures System Onboard Marine Corps Helicopters
Northrop Grumman Corporation has received separate contracts, which have a combined value of approximately $13.3 million, to outfit U.S. Marine Corps CH-53D and CH-46E helicopters with the company's battle-proven Directional Infrared Countermeasures (DIRCM) system.