TASC Incorporated, Andover, Massachusetts, is being awarded a potential $18,641,820 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for naval surveillance radar acquisition, engineering and logistics support services for the Ship Defense Expeditionary Warfare Department, Naval Surveillance Radar Division. The objective is to provide high quality engineering and technical services in a timely manner that maximizes innovation and cost reduction initiatives while not sacrificing quality. Work will be performed in Virginia Beach, Virginia; Wallops Island, Virginia; Washington, DC; San Diego, California; Yokosuka, Japan; and Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. The Port Hueneme Division, Naval Surface Warfare Center, Port Hueneme, California, is the contracting activity.
The Boeing Company, Newark, Ohio, is being awarded a $10,803,284 contract modification for incremental funding for Minuteman III guidance system repair. Air Force Nuclear Weapons Center, Hill Air Force Base, Utah, is the contracting activity.
What you CAN'T see CAN hurt you. In this case, it's wireless intrusion by unauthorized devices. The U.S. Departments of Homeland Security and Defense are hot on the trail to ramp up detection and amp up protection.
The U.S. Cyber Command (CYBERCOM) hosted its first tactical-level exercise focusing on national defensive cyberspace operations. CYBER GUARD included nearly 500 participants representing the National Security Agency (NSA), the National Guard, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the FBI.
MTN Government Services, Leesburg, Virginia, recently announced that the company has been awarded a contract supporting the Department of Defense to provide a Re-deployable Secure Operations Center (RSOC). The MTN RSOC will be used by the DoD as a Sensitive Compartmented Information Facility (SCIF). The RSOC is a secure, self-standing rapidly deployable and re- deployable SCIF facility that can be drop-shipped into any environment and assembled within a few days. MTN will provide a turn-key, fully configured SCIF, to include all power, low-voltage and security infrastructure, requiring minimal integration by the customer. The RSOC is self-supporting and capable of withstanding multiple disassemblies and redeployments without degradation. Each procurement includes project management, equipment installation, accreditation support and testing in support of the RSOC implementation.
ISHPI Information Technologies Incorporated, Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, was recently awarded three multi-year task orders totaling $4 million via the STARS II contract to provide support to the U.S. Coast Guard Telecommunications and Information Systems Command. ISHPI will be providing telecommunications and network systems, communications and engineering, and web design and database support.