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General Dynamics Lands $46M US Navy Maintenance Contract for Los Angeles-Class Submarine

General Dynamics Lands $46M US Navy Maintenance Contract for Los Angeles-Class Submarine - top government contractors - best government contracting event

A General Dynamics subsidiary has secured a $46.4 million contract to help the U.S. Navy plan for upgrade and maintenance work on a Los Angeles-class nuclear-powered attack submarine during its temporary dry-docking period. The contract, which could reach $259.6 million in total value once the service exercises all options, calls for General Dynamics …

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Verizon Introduces On-Demand Option for Cloud Platform; Michael Maiorana Comments

Verizon Introduces On-Demand Option for Cloud Platform; Michael Maiorana Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Verizon Enterprise Solutions has introduced a service that allows federal agencies, universities and other public institutions to adopt and pay for its cloud platform on an on-demand basis through instance-based virtual systems. The instance-based virtual devices intend to help information technology administrators to manage variable or seasonal IT workloads using …

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SoftServe, Intel to Develop ‘Intel Edison’-Based Internet of Things Platforms; Yuri Mykolyshin, Juan Turruellas Comment

SoftServe, Intel to Develop 'Intel Edison'-Based Internet of Things Platforms; Yuri Mykolyshin, Juan Turruellas Comment - top government contractors - best government contracting event

SoftServe and Intel have formed a partnership to develop Internet of Things platforms and image recognition systems using Intel's development board. SoftServe said Thursday it will also work to develop detection technologies using Intel Edison platform, which is designed for use in making connected devices. Yuri Mykolyshin, Intel head of …

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Raytheon Launches New US Subsidiary to Support Navigation Division; Frank Christophersen Comments

Raytheon Launches New US Subsidiary to Support Navigation Division; Frank Christophersen Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Raytheon has unveiled a new business segment in San Diego to further support the company's navigation systems division in the U.S. Raytheon Anschuetz USA LLC will offer technical advice and lifecycle support services for shipping firms, shipyards and military agencies in the country with regard to Raytheon Anschutz nautical equipment, including radars, autopilots, …

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Terry Towle: Fluor-Balfour JV Lands $581M Design-Build Contract for Texas Expressway Project

Terry Towle: Fluor-Balfour JV Lands $581M Design-Build Contract for Texas Expressway Project - top government contractors - best government contracting event

A joint venture of Fluor and Balfour Beatty Infrastructure has won a four-year, $581 million contract from the Central Texas Regional Mobility Authority to provide engineering and construction services for the Bergstrom Expressway Project in Austin, Texas. Colorado River Constructors will perform reconstruction work on U.S. Highway 183, bridges, interchanges …

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Boeing Awards Avionics Service Subcontract to Rockwell Collins for Chinook Helicopters; Lee Obst Comments

Boeing Awards Avionics Service Subcontract to Rockwell Collins for Chinook Helicopters; Lee Obst Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Rockwell Collins has secured a subcontract from Boeing to provide aviation electronics equipment and engineering services for the Canadian air force's CH-147F Chinook helicopters. The firm-fixed-price contract calls for Rockwell Collins to service the Common Avionics Architecture System displays onboard the Royal Canadian Air Force aircraft until March 2018, Rockwell Collins …

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Harris CapRock Wins Offshore Field Telecoms Systems Integration Contract

Harris CapRock Wins Offshore Field Telecoms Systems Integration Contract - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Harris CapRock Communications has secured a contract to integrate 22 telecommunications systems in order to provide video conferencing services and wireless connectivity for Hess Corp.'s offshore oil and gas field project in the Gulf of Mexico. Under the contract, the Harris subsidiary will perform equipment procurement, design detailing, engineering, factory testing and project …

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Dynetics Online Portal Seeks to Help Businesses Assess Cybersecurity Risks; Jonathan Whitcomb Comments

Dynetics Online Portal Seeks to Help Businesses Assess Cybersecurity Risks; Jonathan Whitcomb Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Dynetics has unveiled an online portal that aims to help companies assess cyber threats and evaluate their performance in satisfying cybersecurity goals. The web-based SelfAssure platform, launched under the Cyber RiskScope product line, is designed to generate risk profiles, graphs and recommendations on how to better protect enterprises from cyber …

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Dave Acevedo: AtHoc Lands 2-Year Army Contract Extension for Emergency Mass Alert Systems

Dave Acevedo: AtHoc Lands 2-Year Army Contract Extension for Emergency Mass Alert Systems - top government contractors - best government contracting event

AtHoc has been awarded a two-year contract extension to continue to provide unified mass notification systems for U.S. Army installations worldwide as part of the Leidos-led Emergency Management Modernization Program. Under the contract, the military branch will continue to use AtHoc's IWSAlerts platforms to send crisis information and emergency alerts to …

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MarkLogic, General Networks to Combine Database, Content Management Tools; Jeff Faraday Comments

MarkLogic, General Networks to Combine Database, Content Management Tools; Jeff Faraday Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

MarkLogic and General Networks have forged an alliance in an effort to help corporate clients manage their data and enhance decision-making processes. Under the partnership, MarkLogic will integrate its Enterprise NoSQL database system with General Networks' content management platforms, General Networks said Tuesday. “Coordination with companies like General Networks are essential …

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Georgia Dept of Labor Adopts Information Builders Analytics Tool; Gerald Cohen Comments

Georgia Dept of Labor Adopts Information Builders Analytics Tool; Gerald Cohen Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

The Georgia Department of Labor has started adopting an Information Builders business intelligence tool to help monitor the progress of Employ Georgia, a statewide program that intends to help unemployed individuals find jobs. The state department's workforce solutions unit also uses the WebFOCUS platform to transmit labor statistics and trends to state …

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