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ATK’s Charlie Prescourt Joins US Astronaut Hall of Fame

Charlie Precourt, a vice president and general manager at ATK’s aerospace division, was inducted into the U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame on May 5. The Arlington, Va.-based firm said the space launch division leader was inducted alongside fellow astronauts Kevin Chilton and Chang-Diaz. Seventy-nine astronauts have joined the Hall since …

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Iron Bow Wins Cisco Federal Partner of the Year Awards

Iron Bow Technologies has won Cisco Systems’ federal partner of the year and civilian services partner of the year awards, the company announced Thursday. The Chantilly, Va.-based technology firm said it was recognized for its ability to deliver technology for data center and security technology to its federal customers. Iron …

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USIS Names Tim Earnshaw 2011 Top Investigator

US Investigations Services named Tim Earnshaw the company’s top investigator in 2011, the Altegrity subsidiary announced Wednesday. The Falls Church, Va.-based background investigations provider said he developed a training program focusing on timeliness requirements for background investigations required under government contracts. The company credited him with having the top-ranked metrics …

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Mitre Employees Win STEM Competitiveness Awards

Mitre Corp. employees won awards for leadership in the science, technology, engineering and math fields the week of Feb. 16 in Phladelphia at a competitiveness conference in Philadelphia. at the  Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math Global Competitiveness Conference. Mitre announced Tuesday three of its employees were recognized at the 2012 …

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Harris’ Quincy Facility Receives Governor’s Sustainability Award

Harris Corp.’s broadcast communications Quincy, Illinois-based operations has been recognized with the 2011 Governor’s Sustainability award, the company announced today. The company said it was one of 25 that received this award, which recognizes organizations that have demonstrated measures in protecting the environment, sustaining the future and improving the economy. …

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M&A Advisor Nominates Kratos for 2 Awards

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Inc. announced today that M&A Advisor has nominated the company for its 2012 Information Technology Award and the 2011 Middle Market Deal of the Year Award at a Dec. 13 awards gala in New York City. Kratos said it was nominated for both awards for its …

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Capgemini Named Most Innovatie HP Partner in EMEA

Capgemini has been named “Most Innovative Alliance Partner of the Year for Europe Middle East and Africa” by HP, according to a company announcement. This is the second year the group, made up of Capgemini and Sogeti, was recognized with this award. HP software awards are given to partners HP …

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RightNow Highlights Best Public Sector Customer Engagement Practices; Kevin Paschuck Comments

RightNow recently recognized winners of its Second Annual Public Sector Awards of Excellence during a ceremony last month at the company’s Reston, Va.- based offices. According to Kevin Paschuck, vice president, public sector and Canada for RightNow,“the winning organizations and individuals have shown true leadership in the area of customer service …

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Contractors’ Work Recognized with Power Engineering Award

At a recent awards ceremony, Power Engineering magazine recognized the top projects of the year. The projects has to represent significant facilities and technologies in areas of coal-fired, gas-fired and renewable energy. The 2011 Projects of the Year Award went to three winners and six honorable mentions. Awarded projects featured contracting …

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Lockheed-Army Apache Team Wins Defense Secretary’s Logistics Award

A team including Lockheed Martin, the Army‘s Program Executive Office for Aviation and  the Army’s Apache Program Management Office has received the 2011 U.S. Secretary of Defense Performance Based Logistics Award for the modernized target acquisition designation sight/pilot night vision sensor, also known as Arrowhead, for the AH-64D Apache attack helicopter. Lockheed said …

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Northrop Simulation Game Gets Top Marks at Conference

Northrop Grumman announced today that its online game that aims to reinforce quality business practices received a People’s Choice award at a recent conference in Orlando, Fla. The company’s Quality Tycoon game won the “Best of show” award for 2011 at the Interservice/Industry Training, Simulation and Education Conference Serious Games Showcase …

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