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Booz Allen, SAIC Execs Anticipate Increase in DoD’s Threat Mitigation Efforts

Booz Allen, SAIC Execs Anticipate Increase in DoD's Threat Mitigation Efforts - top government contractors - best government contracting event

explosive-disposalTwo executives at Booz Allen Hamilton and Science Applications International Corp. expect their companies to see more opportunities to help the federal government counter terrorism and other threats worldwide, the Washington Business Journal reported Friday.

“It’s really not getting any safer,” said SAIC CEO Tony Moraco, adding that introduction of additional U.S. threat management efforts could potentially help some contractors drive sales.

Tony Moraco
Tony Moraco

The Business Journal reports Booz Allen was awarded a potential $937 million contract to support the Defense Department‘s Global Threat Mitigation Program.

Booz Allen and the Army Forces Command will collaborate under the initiative to explore new methods to defend the U.S. against ballistic missile threats and disrupt flow of information between adversaries, the report said.

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Written by Mary-Louise Hoffman

is a writer of news summaries about executive-level business activity in the government contracting sector. Her reports for ExecutiveBiz are focused on trends and events that drive the GovCon industry to include commercial technologies that private companies are developing for federal government use. She contributes news content to ExecutiveBiz’s sister sites GovCon Wire and ExecutiveGov.

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