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  • Navy Sec. Ray Mabus Meets With LCS Sailors, Shipbuilders at Marinette Shipyard - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Navy Sec. Ray Mabus Meets With LCS Sailors, Shipbuilders at Marinette Shipyard

    U.S. Navy Secretary Ray Mabus has visited the Fincantieri Marinette Marine shipyard in Wisconsin and met with the shipbuilders and sailors of the Freedom-variant Littoral Combat Ship program. Mabus saw the six LCS ships currently in construction under the Lockheed Martin-led team during his tour of the shipyard, the company said Monday. The team has delivered four Freedom-variant LCS to the Navy […] More

  • Verocel to Supply Safety Computers for FAA Air Navigation Tool - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Verocel to Supply Safety Computers for FAA Air Navigation Tool

    The Federal Aviation Administration has awarded Verocel a $2.8 million contract for 50 safety computers to support an FAA air navigation tool that aims to augment the GPS system. Verocel said Tuesday it will develop, design and build certification evidence and infrastructure software for the computers. The company will partner with Curtiss-Wright and Atrenne Integrated Solutions to provide […] More

  • Sikorsky Unit Named Exclusive Distributor of Arkwin Aircraft Components Outside US, Japan - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Sikorsky Unit Named Exclusive Distributor of Arkwin Aircraft Components Outside US, Japan

    A subsidiary of Lockheed Martin‘s Sikorsky unit has signed a distribution agreement with Arkwin Industries to exclusively market the latter’s products to international clients starting 2017. Sikorsky’s Derco Aerospace subsidiary will exclusively distribute Arkwin’s hydraulic, engine control/fuel system and thrust reverser components for fixed-wing and helicopter aircraft across multiple military platforms to all customers beyond the U.S. and Japan, Lockheed said Monday. […] More

  • Cubic to Install Electronic Gating System in Northern England Train Stations - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Cubic to Install Electronic Gating System in Northern England Train Stations

    A business unit of Cubic has been selected by train operating company Northern to build and install electronic gating systems at eight rail stations in Northern England. Cubic Transportation Systems will provide 52 electronic gates designed to accept magnetic tickets and equipped with ITSO-complaint smart card and barcode readers, Cubic said Monday. CTS has installed some of the systems at Wigan Wallgate and Liverpool Lime Street stations […] More

  • Triple-i to Help Analyze, Manage Datasets for FDA Transparency Initiative - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Triple-i to Help Analyze, Manage Datasets for FDA Transparency Initiative

    Information Innovators Inc. has received a five-year, $28 million blanket purchase agreement to provide operations and maintenance services for the Food and Drug Administration‘s Dashboards and Analytics program. Triple-i said Monday it will support O&M, development and modernization efforts aimed  to help FDA centers meet the objectives of the agency’s transparency initiatives. The company will develop public and internal facing […] More

  • Lockheed Subcontracts Ultra Electronics Subsidiary for MK 48 Torpedo Array Nose Assemblies - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Lockheed Subcontracts Ultra Electronics Subsidiary for MK 48 Torpedo Array Nose Assemblies

    Lockheed Martin has awarded a potential five-year, $27 million subcontract to an Ultra Electronics subsidiary to engineer and produce MK48 topedo array nose assemblies and spares. Ultra Electronics said Monday its Ocean Systems business will supply integrated array nose assemblies in an effort to increase the inventory of U.S. Navy‘s MK48 torpedoes. The subcontract has an initial base period worth $6.6 million and four […] More

  • DOE to Fund Hydrogen, Synthetic Fuel Tests for Capstone Microturbine Energy Systems - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    DOE to Fund Hydrogen, Synthetic Fuel Tests for Capstone Microturbine Energy Systems

    The Energy Department will provide $335,000 in funds over the next year to Argonne National Laboratory to perform hydrogen and synthetic fuel tests on Capstone Turbine‘s microturbine energy systems. Argonne will test Capstone’s C65 and C200 microturbines in an effort to support research and development initiatives and also promote Capstone’s hydrogen and syngas fuel products to the market, the company said […] More

  • Navy Commissions 7th LCS Ship, 4th Lockheed Team-Built Freedom Variant - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Navy Commissions 7th LCS Ship, 4th Lockheed Team-Built Freedom Variant

    The U.S. Navy has commissioned and assigned to active service its seventh littoral combat ship overall and fourth LCS vessel constructed by a Lockheed Martin-led industry team. Lockheed said Saturday the USS Detroit Freedom-class LCS will join the fleet with similar variants USS Fort Worth, USS Milwaukee and USS Freedom. USS Detroit completed its acceptance trials in July and is the […] More

  • IMIA Wins Contract to Repair, Sustain USS Maine Submarine - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    IMIA Wins Contract to Repair, Sustain USS Maine Submarine

    The U.S. Navy has awarded International Marine and Industrial Applicators a one-year, $21.5 million firm-fixed-price contract to support the preservation and non-submarine safety structural repairs and sustainment efforts for the USS Maine ballistic missile submarine. IMIA will provide preservation, hull and structural repair, anode removal, repair and replacement, lead bin repair and fabrication, de-ballasting and re-ballasting and safety track […] More

  • Rocky Brands to Supply Hot-Weather Combat Boots to U.S. Military - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Rocky Brands to Supply Hot-Weather Combat Boots to U.S. Military

    Rocky Brands will manufacture hot-weather combat boots for U.S. military personnel under an order worth between $80 million to $100 million over a five-year period. The company said Thursday it will begin to fulfill the order in the first half of 2017. The contract has one base year and four option years and sets a maximum value of $20 million for product shipments […] More

  • Cubic's Ventra Mobile App for Chicago Transit Users Reaches 1 Million Downloads - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Cubic’s Ventra Mobile App for Chicago Transit Users Reaches 1 Million Downloads

    Cubic Corp.‘s Ventra mobile application has achieved more than one million downloads and was utilized for roughly $110 million in fare payments by Chicago-area transit users a year after its launch. Cubic Transportation Systems, the Chicago Transit Authority and transit partners Pace and Metra collaborated to launch the transit app designed to help users plan, organize and pay their […] More

  • Marine Corps Puts Sikorsky CH-53K Helicopter Through Operational Test - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Marine Corps Puts Sikorsky CH-53K Helicopter Through Operational Test

    The U.S. Marine Corps has assessed the key functions of a Sikorsky-built CH-53K King Stallion helicopter during a week-long initial operational test. Sikorsky’s parent company Lockheed Martin said Friday the military branch’s pilots, aircrew and maintainers performed the assessment as part of Milestone C requirements before the CH-53K heavy lift helicopter program transitions to the low-rate initial production phase. The flight test involved external lift […] More

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