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    CSC Caps Bass & Company Acquisition

    CSC (NYSE: CSC) closed the acquisition of Bass & Company, a consulting firm specializing in electric, gas and water utilities. According to the firm, “the acquisition will enable CSC to better serve global utility clients and supports CSC’s strategic industry growth plan to expand the company’s presence in the chemical, energy and natural resources markets. […] More

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    Big Day at SAIC: a Contract Win, an Acquisition and a Financial Announcement

    SAIC (NYSE: SAI) produced a torrent of news today, with a contract win, an acquisition and a financial announcement. First, the firm won a task order from the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), National Exercise Division (NED) to design and support national level exercises to evaluate catastrophic earthquake preparedness. According […] More

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    Harris Wraps Up CapRock Deal

    Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS) finalized its planned acquisition of CapRock Communications. The privately-held firm was purchased for $525 million in cash, subject to post-closing adjustments. Private equity firm ABRY Partners was the firm’s majority owner. CapRock CEO Peter Shaper will remain on to serve as president of the business, functioning as a wholly-owned subsidiary of Harris […] More

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    Wes Bush Discusses Northrop’s Financial Status

    Northrop Grumman  (NYSE:NOC) reported that second quarter 2010 earnings posted an increase, signaling continued prosperity for the firm. “Overall, we’re pleased with our second quarter results,” CEO Wes Bush said. “Our focus on performance improvement is generating positive results across all our businesses. Aerospace, Electronics, Information Systems and Technical Services each generated solid operating income growth. […] More

  • ManTech's George Pedersen Comments on Larry Prior's Resignation - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    ManTech’s George Pedersen Comments on Larry Prior’s Resignation

    ManTech (NASDAQ:MANT) CEO George Pedersen will assume presidential duties at the firm on an interim basis, following the resignation of president and COO Larry Prior. According to the firm, “ManTech’s three current operating group presidents will assume the chief operating officer duties for their respective operations.” “We have an energetic and experienced leadership team that […] More

  • Boeing Submits Proposal in Bid for Tanker - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Boeing Submits Proposal in Bid for Tanker

    Boeing (NYSE: BA) sent a proposal to the U.S. Air Force outlining a plan for the next-generation aerial refueling tanker aircraft. A version of Boeing’s 767 commercial airplane, the NewGen Tanker would replace 179 of the 400 aging KC-135 aircraft currently in the Air Force fleet. “We are honored to support our U.S. Air Force […] More

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