List/Grid Tag Archives: Marine Corps

Report: Pentagon to Release Joint Tactical Vehicle Production RFP in November

Report: Pentagon to Release Joint Tactical Vehicle Production RFP in November

The U.S. Army and Marine Corps could issue a request for proposals for their Joint Light Tactical Vehicle program in mid-November and award low-rate initial production contracts by summer 2015,… Read more »

General Dynamics Tests Development Approaches for Marine Corps’ Amphibious Combat Vehicle

General Dynamics Tests Development Approaches for Marine Corps’ Amphibious Combat Vehicle

General Dynamics’ land systems business unit has been awarded a $7 million contract extension to assess approaches to building an amphibious combat vehicle for the U.S. Marine Corps. The company… Read more »

CEO Bill McMullen on WBB’s Business Model Transformation & the Gov’t Services Market Landscape

CEO Bill McMullen on WBB’s Business Model Transformation & the Gov’t Services Market Landscape

Bill McMullen, president and CEO of Reston, Va.-based services contractor WBB, joined the company in 1994 after a 27-year career in the U.S. Marine Corps that included service as a commanding… Read more »

Boeing to Help Operate US Military Soldier Rescue Radio Network; Steve Capps Comments

Boeing to Help Operate US Military Soldier Rescue Radio Network; Steve Capps Comments

Boeing will maintain and perform engineering work on a system used by the U.S. military to rescue warfighters in distress under a four-year, $32.5 million contract. The company will also help… Read more »

Diana Gowen: CenturyLink Lands 3rd Quantico Base Network, Telecom Services Contract

Diana Gowen: CenturyLink Lands 3rd Quantico Base Network, Telecom Services Contract

CenturyLink has won a potential two-year, $8.5 million contract to design, plan and install a telecommunications system for the Marine Corps in Quantico, Va. and Washington. The company said Wednesday that it will… Read more »

L-3 Tech Built to Give Field Soldiers Internet Connectivity

L-3 Tech Built to Give Field Soldiers Internet Connectivity

L-3 Communications is working to extend mobile communications to frontline soldiers under a $15.5 million contract with the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, Military & Aerospace Electronics reported Sunday. John Keller… Read more »

Jacobs Engineering to Design Naval Engineering Command Facilities; Tom McDuffie Comments

Jacobs Engineering to Design Naval Engineering Command Facilities; Tom McDuffie Comments

Jacobs Engineering Group will work to design and construct facilities for the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps under a five-year contract worth up to $30 million. The company will also provide… Read more »

Tom Watson: SAIC Aims to Help SSC Atlantic Gain Interoperability Under ISR Task Order

Tom Watson: SAIC Aims to Help SSC Atlantic Gain Interoperability Under ISR Task Order

Science Applications International Corp. will help the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Atlantic manage production engineering and logistics for the branch’s Distributed Common Ground System under a potential one-year,… Read more »

Lockheed, Army Demo Autonomous Convoy; David Simon Comments

Lockheed, Army Demo Autonomous Convoy; David Simon Comments

Lockheed Martin Corp. and the U.S. Army’s Tank-Automotive Research, Development and Engineering Center have tested autonomous convoys with various vehicles in urban settings. Unmanned vehicles navigated road intersections, counterflows, stalled… Read more »

Elbit Systems Subsidiary to Build Marine Corps Helmet Display System

Elbit Systems Subsidiary to Build Marine Corps Helmet Display System

An Elbit Systems company has won an $11.7 million contract modification to develop a helmet-mounted display system for U.S. Marine Corps pilots, Military & Aerospace Electronics reported Thursday. John Keller… Read more »

Rich White, Capstone Corp. CEO, on Leading a ‘Small Large’ GovCon Firm, Tech Convergence in Training and Info Solutions & the Demand for Virtual Environments

Rich White, Capstone Corp. CEO, on Leading a ‘Small Large’ GovCon Firm, Tech Convergence in Training and Info Solutions & the Demand for Virtual Environments

Rich White joined Capstone Corporation in May 2013 and serves as chief executive at the provider of information; training; and strategy, planning and operations solutions and services to the federal… Read more »

Carestream Health Inks $70M DoD Medical Imaging Tech Extension

Carestream Health Inks $70M DoD Medical Imaging Tech Extension

Carestream Health has been awarded a one-year, $70.2 million contract extension from the Defense Department to provide medical imaging systems for federal agency customers. Carestream will engineer radiography systems for… Read more »

Charlie Wagner: Lockheed F-35 Jets Fire First Air-to-Air Missile, Laser-Guided Bomb in Separate Tests

Charlie Wagner: Lockheed F-35 Jets Fire First Air-to-Air Missile, Laser-Guided Bomb in Separate Tests

Two Lockheed Martin-built F-35 fighter jets carried out the program’s first ever live-fire launches of an air-to-air missile and a laser-guided bomb this week during separate test exercises for the… Read more »

Raytheon Wraps Up Marine Corps Anti-Tank Weapon Test; Michelle Lohmeier Comments

Raytheon Wraps Up Marine Corps Anti-Tank Weapon Test; Michelle Lohmeier Comments

Raytheon and the U.S. Marine Corps have finished a series of live-fire tests of a weapon system the company is building for a fleet of ground vehicles. The company is… Read more »

Leanne Caret: Boeing Sees Increased Osprey Foreign Sales Activity

Leanne Caret: Boeing Sees Increased Osprey Foreign Sales Activity

Foreign countries are increasingly showing interest in the rotary-wing Osprey aircraft built by Boeing and Bell Helicopter, Reuters reported Monday. Andrea Shalal-Esa writes that Japan may be close to a purchase of… Read more »

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