Contract Awards

April 8, 2009
By Katie Packard

Dynamics Research Corporation (DRC) has been awarded a $1.6 million contract to support the U.S. Air Force 350th Electronic Systems Group at Hanscom, Air Force Base, Massachusetts. Under the terms of the two-year contract, DRC will partner with prime contractor Vangent Incorporated to provide training and performance support to the Royal Saudi Air Force's School of Command, Control and Communications in Saudi Arabia.

March 6, 2009
By Katie Packard

Management Services Group Incorporated, doing business as Global Technical Systems, is being awarded a $95 million indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract for the U.S. Navy's new Common Processing System (CPS). The contract provides for the design, development, qualification and production of a commercial off-the-shelf-based, Grade-A shock-qualified processing system in support of Navy platforms. Efforts may include development of logistics support products, spares and support services.

March 6, 2009
By Katie Packard

AT&T Government Solutions Incorporated, CSC and Synectic Solutions Incorporated are being awarded an indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity multiple-award contract for the acquisition of integrated logistics support for the Naval Facilities Expeditionary Logistics Center, located at Naval Base Ventura County, Port Hueneme, California. The maximum dollar value, including the base period and four option years, for all three contracts combined is $30 million.

March 6, 2009
By Katie Packard

EDO Communications and Countermeasures Systems Incorporated is being awarded a $316.8 million modification to a previously awarded contract for the production and support of 4,501 JCREW 2.1 Radio-Controlled Improvised Explosive Device (RCIED) Electronic Warfare (CREW) systems to meet urgent U.S. Defense Department requirements in support of operation Iraqi Freedom.

February 11, 2009
By Katie Packard

The U.S. Air Force has awarded the Lockheed Martin/Northrop Grumman Transformational Satellite Communications System (TSAT) Space Segment Team a $75-million, six-month extension to its Risk Reduction and System Definition (RR&SD) contract.

February 9, 2009
By Katie Packard

Harris Corporation has been awarded a blanket purchase agreement to provide land mobile radios to the U.S. departments of Interior and Agriculture as well as the FBI Training Academy.

February 4, 2009
By Katie Packard

Alion Science and Technology has been awarded a contract to support the Naval Systems Engineering Directorate in providing technical and management services in all technical disciplines required to design and support the full spectrum of naval ship types. The award has a potential value of $391 million if all options are exercised.

January 29, 2009
By Katie Packard

AnviCom Incorporated, a wholly owned subsidiary of Command Information, has been awarded a contract by the U.S. Transportation Command to
provide modernization and life cycle engineering support for a mission-critical supply chain system for the U.S. Army's Military Surface Deployment and Distribution Command (SDDC). The contract has a potential value of $33 million if all options are exercised.

January 7, 2009
By Katie Packard

The U.S. Army Product Manager for Joint-Automatic Identification Technology, a part of the Program Executive Office, Enterprise Information Systems at Fort Belvoir, Virginia, has awarded the Radio Frequency Identification (RFID)-III contract to Savi, a Lockheed Martin company; Northrop Grumman Information Technology; Unisys; and Systems & Processes Engineering Corporation (SPEC).

January 5, 2009
By Katie Packard

McDonnell Douglas Helicopter Company has received a $9.5 million firm-fixed-price contract for Post Production System Support (PPSS) Services for The Netherlands. The U.S. Army Contracting Command, Aviation and Missile Command is the contracting activity.

December 29, 2008
By Katie Packard

Elbit Systems Limited and Israel Aerospace Industries Limited (IAI)'s respective subsidiaries, Elbit Systems Electro-Optics Elop Limited (Elbit Systems Electro-Optics) and ELTA Systems Limited (ELTA), have been awarded a $141 million contract to supply the Turkish Air Force with combined airborne imagery intelligence systems. Elbit Systems Electro-Optics received $87 million, and ELTA received $54 million.

December 29, 2008
By Katie Packard

SimAuthor, a wholly owned subsidiary of QinetiQ North America, has been awarded a four-year, $5 million contract from the Commander Naval Air Forces (CNAF) to continue support of CNAF's Military Flight Operations Quality Assurance (MFOQA) Bridge program with its flight data analysis, visualization software and MFOQA subject matter expert team.

December 24, 2008
By Katie Packard

General Dynamics' wholly owned subsidiary, Electric Boats, and its teammate, Northrop Grumman Shipbuilding, have been awarded a contract valued at $14 billion by the U.S. Navy for the construction of eight Virginia-class submarines.

December 15, 2008
By Katie Packard

McDonnell Douglas Corporation is receiving a firm-fixed-price contract from the U.S. Air Force for $107 million for 4,372 Joint Direct Attack Munition Lot 13 Guided Vehicle kits.

December 10, 2008
By Katie Packard

Verizon Business and Nortel have reached a three-year agreement in which Nortel will evolve its traditional voice system to Verizon Internet Protocol (IP) Trunking VoIP (voice over Internet protocol) service, which is based on session initiation protocol. In addition, Verizon Business will manage Nortel's existing Verizon Private IP network, enabling Nortel to benefit from expanded managed network service capabilities and industry-leading service level agreements.

December 8, 2008
By Katie Packard

Alliant Techsystems and Goodrich ISR Systems Division were awarded a contract to produce the first operational U.S. Air Force ORS satellite, designated ORS Sat-1. The contract was awarded by the Air Force Space and Missile Systems Center's Space Development and Test Wing. ATK will provide the spacecraft bus systems to Goodrich, which, as the satellite prime contractor, will integrate them with its payload.

December 5, 2008
By Katie Packard

Cubic Defense Applications, the defense systems subsidiary of Cubic Corporation, has received a contract valued at over $10 million from Rockwell Collins for Phase 1 of the Common Range Integrated Instrumentation System (CRIIS) program. CRIIS will replace the aging Advanced Range Data System currently in use at major U.S. Air Force, Army and Navy test ranges.

December 5, 2008
By Katie Packard

Bath Iron Works, a subsidiary of General Dynamics, has been awarded a $45.8 million contract option from the U.S. Navy to provide services associated with the detail design and construction of the DDG 1000 Zumwalt-class destroyer. Bath Iron Works will continue to provide services for the DDG 1000 program, including configuration management and maintenance of class design products; program management; configuration and data management; system and ship integration services; production engineering services; and ship system segment management.

December 3, 2008
By Katie Packard

QinietiQ North America's technology solutions group subsidiary, Foster-Miller, has been awarded a contract worth $58.5 million for additional TALON robots and replacement parts.

December 3, 2008
By Katie Packard

General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems has awarded Lockheed Martin MS2 a contract valued at up to $36 million, including options for development and procurement of the High Gain, High Sensitivity (HGHS) subsystem. General Dynamics will integrate the HGHS subsystem into the U.S. Navy's Surface Electronic Warfare Improvement Program Block 1B3 upgrade, which currently is in development. Lockheed Martin will develop and procure the HGHS subsystem, including the topside antenna systems and the below-decks signal processor as well as the processing algorithms that accompany the processor.

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