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Moderna Therapeutics Receives Potential $125M HHS Contract to Develop Zika Virus Vaccine

Moderna Therapeutics has secured a potential five-year, $125 million contract from the Department of Health and Human Services' Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response to produce a vaccine for the Zika virus. HHS said Wednesday ASPR's Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority will help Moderna conduct clinical trial, toxicology studies, vaccine formulation and …

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Navy Tests Updated Lockheed Trident II Missile; Eric Scherff Comments

The U.S. Navy launched two updated Lockheed Martin-built missiles from an Ohio-class submarine during a test held Monday off the coast of southern California. Lockheed said Wednesday the test aimed to demonstrate the readiness of USS Nebraska‘s crew and the Trident II D5 Life Extension missile configuration through the  Demonstration and Shakedown Operation-28 test. “Instead …

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Turner-AC Martin Team to Design, Build Office Tower for California’s Environmental Agencies

The California Department of General Services has selected a Turner Construction– AC Martin team to design and build a “net zero energy” office building for the state’s environmental agencies. The 20-storey tower will be situated in Sacramento and accommodate more than 3,500 employees from the state departments of Natural Resources, Water Resources …

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Lockheed Martin and Letterkenny Munitions Center Partner to Modernize Army Tactical Missile Systems

Lockheed Martin has partnered with the Letterkenny Munitions Center in an effort to modernize the U.S. Army‘s tactical missile systems or ATACMS. The Army said Thursday its Precision Fire Rocket and Missile Systems Project Office initiated the ATACMS Modernization (AMOD program) to replace older variant warhead with a more modern warhead, through updating the electronics …

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Accenture’s Cloud-Based ERP Platform Gains FedRAMP Approval; David Moskovitz Comments

Accenture has obtained Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program certification for a cloud-based enterprise resource planning system designed for government customers. The company said Tuesday it helped the National Science Foundation implement and migrate NSF’s new financial system to Accenture’s Federal Cloud ERP platform. David Moskovitz, chief executive of Accenture’s federal services business, said the FedRAMP …

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Comtech Unit Receives Troposcatter Equipment Order From Foreign Military; Stanton Sloane Comments

A Comtech Telecommunications subsidiary has been awarded an estimated $1.5 million contract with a prime contractor to produce troposcatter equipment for an Asia-Pacific military customer's deployable communications network. Comtech Systems will deliver Comtech MTTS transit case troposcatter terminals with 500-watt amplifiers and a 20 megabit-per-second modem for use in the network testing …

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Kevin Robinson: MTSI’s Hopkins House Program Part of Firm’s Social Responsibility Agenda

Modern Technology Solutions Inc. has received a Heart of the Community Award from Virginia-based nonprofit Hopkins House for the company’s local- and national-level corporate citizenship programs. “Embracing our ‘Social Responsibility’ core value is a part of who we are and we pledge to continue our commitment begun 20 plus years ago to give back …

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