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  • Cubic's Defense Business to Continue UK Combat Simulator Support - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Cubic’s Defense Business to Continue UK Combat Simulator Support

    Cubic‘s global defense segment has received a three-year, $35 million contract to continue support and repair work on combat simulation systems installed at two British army training facilities. The company said Thursday it provides support services for the Area Weapons Effects Simulator at the British Army Training Unit Suffield in Alberta, Canada, and the Salisbury Plain Training Area […] More

  • Ansera Chosen for Army Chemical, Nuclear Sampling Kit R&D Grant - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Ansera Chosen for Army Chemical, Nuclear Sampling Kit R&D Grant

    The Defense Department has awarded Ansera Analytics a two-year, $1.04 million grant under the Phase II Small Business Innovation Research program to study, develop and verify the Army’s sampling kits for chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear and explosives reconnaissance functions. The Olathe, Kansas-based company said it will work on TacDOGS integration for data and sample analyses, a quality assurance/training program and sample collection, […] More

  • DRS Teams with Israel's Beth-El, Rada on CBRN Defense, AESA Radar Tech - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    DRS Teams with Israel’s Beth-El, Rada on CBRN Defense, AESA Radar Tech

    Finmeccanica-owned DRS Technologies has teamed with Beth-El Industries, and Israeli supplier of environmental threat protection systems, to develop an air filtration product for U.S. military use. Under the terms of the deal, the two companies will create new offerings to utilize Arlington, Virginia-based DRS’ chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear defense systems and Beth-El filtration technology, DRS said Tuesday. […] More

  • General Dynamics IT to Help SPAWAR Design Hazards Model Software - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    General Dynamics IT to Help SPAWAR Design Hazards Model Software

    A General Dynamics business unit has been awarded a potential $23.5 million contract to help the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command develop a modeling software for researchers to identify hazardous material incidents. General Dynamics Information Technology will design technology for gauging the effects of a chemical, biological, radiological or nuclear event under the Pentagon’s Joint Effects Model […] More

  • Aerojet Rocketdyne Wins Environmental Excellence Award for Remediation Project - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Aerojet Rocketdyne Wins Environmental Excellence Award for Remediation Project

    Aerojet Rocketdyne has received an environmental excellence award from the Arkansas Environmental Federation for the company’s perchlorate remediation project in Camden, Ark. The AEF 2013 Diamond Award highlighted the company’s use of natural biological methods to recycle soil and the company exceeding its mandated soil and groundwater clean-up goals, Aerojet Rocketdyne said Thursday. For this project, […] More

  • Tony Smeraglinolo: Engility Aiming For Chem-Bio Support Growth On $495M IDIQ - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Tony Smeraglinolo: Engility Aiming For Chem-Bio Support Growth On $495M IDIQ

    Engility Corp. holds a prime position on a potential $495 million contract to help a Defense Department program executive office manage and acquire defenses against weapons of mass destruction. The Joint Program Executive Office for Chemical and Biological Defense selected Engility in the four domains of engineering and technical support, business and analytical assistance, information […] More

  • IBM to Continue on DARPA Intelligent Machines Program - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    IBM to Continue on DARPA Intelligent Machines Program

    IBM is entering phase three of a Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency program to develop intelligent machines, the Defense Department announced Tuesday. The company won a $11,986,879 contract modification to move forward on hardware, perception and simulation for the Systems of Neuromorphic Adaptive Plastic Scalable Electronics program. According to the Pentagon, this new phase of the […] More

  • Northrop's New Titus Robot Coming in December; Mike Knopp Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Northrop's New Titus Robot Coming in December; Mike Knopp Comments

    A Northrop Grumman subsidiary has developed a new modular ground robot for manipulating objects and navigating pathways of up to 16 inches, the company announced Wednesday. Titus, made by Remotec and scheduled for delivery in December, is and the newest and smallest member of Remotec’s Andros line of unmanned ground vehicles at 135 pounds, 27 […] More

  • Battelle's John Wade to Chair NDIA Chemical, Biological Division - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Battelle’s John Wade to Chair NDIA Chemical, Biological Division

    John Wade, a vice president and manager of the joint and interagency group in Battelle“™s national security division, has been appointed chairman of the National Defense Industrial Association’s division overseeing chemical and biological defense issues. Battelle said Wade succeeds retired Army Brig. Gen. Dean Ertwine, a Battelle colleague who served as chairman for six years. […] More

  • SAIC Helps DHS Make Cattle Disease Vaccine - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    SAIC Helps DHS Make Cattle Disease Vaccine

    SAIC recently helped a Department of Homeland Security office gain approval for a vaccine to counter foot-and-mouth disease in cattle, the company announced Monday. The Agriculture Department’s center for veterinary biologics issued a conditional license for the vaccine, which the company says is the first licensed vaccine against the disease that can be manufactured in […] More

  • Battelle Wins Army Contract for Chemical Vapor Sampling Equipment - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Battelle Wins Army Contract for Chemical Vapor Sampling Equipment

    Battelle won a $5.7 Army contract to manufacture 140 chemical vapor sampling systems. The Columbus, Ohio-based company said the equipment will be used aboard the Army“™s Stryker nuclear, biological, and chemical reconnaissance vehicle. The contract also calls for the production of 840 training sample canisters and 20 training support packages. The company will manufacture the […] More

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