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Leidos to Provide Military Commissions Case Preparations Labor Under WHS Contract

Leidos to Provide Military Commissions Case Preparations Labor Under WHS Contract - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Leidos has been awarded a $10.4 million contract by the Washington Headquarters Services to provide labor support for the Office of Military Commissions’ case preparations for hearings and trials. The Defense Department said Wednesday the labor-hour contract requires linguists, interpreters, translators, stenographers and court reporters for enemy combatant trials at the U.S. naval station in …

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DARPA Christens Leidos-Built ‘Sea Hunter’ Autonomous Ship Demonstrator

DARPA Christens Leidos-Built 'Sea Hunter' Autonomous Ship Demonstrator - top government contractors - best government contracting event

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has christened an autonomous vessel demonstrator that a Leidos-led team designed and built for DARPA’s Anti-Submarine Warfare Continuous Trail Unmanned Vessel program. Leidos Chairman and CEO Roger Krone joined several DARPA and Defense Department officials during the christening of a prototype unit for the Sea Hunter ACTUV at a dockside ceremony …

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Leidos, Immunovaccine Form Zika Vaccine Development Partnership; Jerry Hogge Comments

Leidos, Immunovaccine Form Zika Vaccine Development Partnership; Jerry Hogge Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Leidos and Canada-based clinical vaccine developer Immunovaccine have forged an agreement to jointly develop a preventive agent against the mosquito-borne Zika virus in an effort to halt the spread of the disease that has affected much of Latin America within the past year. The companies said Thursday Immunovaccine will use its DepoVax platform to …

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Roger Krone: Leidos Eyes Client Range Expansion Through Merger With Lockheed Services Business

Roger Krone: Leidos Eyes Client Range Expansion Through Merger With Lockheed Services Business - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Roger Krone, chairman and CEO of Leidos, has said his company’s impending merger with Lockheed Martin's information systems and global solutions business is part of Leidos' goal to pursue other market opportunities and expand its client base in an interview with Forbes posted Wednesday. “[W]e will use this transaction as an opportunity to redefine our swim …

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Leidos, NIH Launch Portal for Alternative Biomedical Research Funding; Jim Pannucci Comments

Leidos, NIH Launch Portal for Alternative Biomedical Research Funding; Jim Pannucci Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Leidos and the National Institutes of Health have developed a website that aims to match unfunded biomedical research proposals with alternative funding opportunities through public-private partnerships. The team has created the Online Partnership to Accelerate Research portal, which works to assess proposals based on research priority areas and allow participating organizations to fund research …

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Leidos SVP Robert Zitz to Keynote at Atlantic Council’s Cyber Student Competition

Leidos SVP Robert Zitz to Keynote at Atlantic Council's Cyber Student Competition - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Robert Zitz, a senior vice president and strategic account executive at Leidos, will deliver a keynote address and serve as a judge at the Atlantic Council's Cyber 9/12 Student Challenge  that will take place Friday and Saturday in Washington. Zits will discuss the potential impact of cybersecurity threats on U.S. critical infrastructure during his speech, Leidos …

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Leidos to Conduct CBRN Technical, Scientific Research Under Air Force Contract

Leidos to Conduct CBRN Technical, Scientific Research Under Air Force Contract - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Leidos has landed a $9.8 million U.S Air Force contract to provide analytic, modeling and survivability studies centered on chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear threats. The Defense Department said Friday the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract seeks to gather data that could lead to technical and scientific answers regarding CBRN-related issues. Leidos will conduct studies in Reston, Virginia, …

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Leidos Gets Contract Modification for DARPA’s Adaptive Radar Countermeasures Program

Leidos Gets Contract Modification for DARPA's Adaptive Radar Countermeasures Program - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Leidos has received a contract modification from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency that brings the value of its contract on the Adaptive Radar Countermeasures program to $33.2 million. The Defense Department said Monday the modification itself is worth $12.9 million and covers ARC work through December 2017. Leidos will perform work at …

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Leidos-Integrated Runway Mgmt System Deployed at Seattle-Tacoma Airport

Leidos-Integrated Runway Mgmt System Deployed at Seattle-Tacoma Airport - top government contractors - best government contracting event

A Leidos-integrated and Xsight Systems-developed automated runway management system has been deployed at the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport to detect foreign objects and debris at the airport’s new center runway. Leidos said Thursday the Port of Seattle selected RunWize to help bolster safety and efficiency in the runway’s daily operations through continuous video monitoring. The …

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