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  • Lockheed to Install Wireless Access for Coast Guard Medical Records - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Lockheed to Install Wireless Access for Coast Guard Medical Records

    Lockheed Martin has won a potential five-year contract from the Coast Guard to install a wireless system for accessing the branch’s electronic medical records, the company announced Wednesday. The company will install MONAXOffice at the Coast Guard's main operations system center and three clinics, and provide training as to how to integrate the system in […] More

  • Report: General Dynamics Shipyards Competing Separately for $8.1B Coast Guard Program - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Report: General Dynamics Shipyards Competing Separately for $8.1B Coast Guard Program

    Two General Dynamics subsidiaries are among the interested parties in an upcoming U.S. Coast Guard shipbuilding program potentially worth $8.1 billion for up to 25 ships, Defense News reports. According to Christopher Cavas’ report, the San Diego-based NASSCO subsidiary and Maine-based Bath Iron Works are both interested in the Offshore Patrol Cutter program. However, Cavas […] More

  • QinetiQ to Help Coast Guard Manage Oil Spill Claims - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    QinetiQ to Help Coast Guard Manage Oil Spill Claims

    QinetiQ North America announced today it was awarded two task orders to provide the Coast Guard with oil spill claim support services and data migration and documentation services. These are the first task orders awarded on the contract, which is a five-year blanket purchase agreement with a total ceiling value of $27 million. The company […] More

  • Northrop Making Coast Guard Ship ID System; Pat Camacho Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Northrop Making Coast Guard Ship ID System; Pat Camacho Comments

    Northrop Grumman is developing an automatic identification system for the U.S. Coast Guard to check identities of incoming ships and identify potential threats, the company announced Monday. Nationwide AIS is a two-way maritime digital communication system that checks vessel position, speed, course, destination and manifest and cargo data. The Coast Guard will use other government […] More

  • Wyle Wins Coast Guard C4ISR R&D Work - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Wyle Wins Coast Guard C4ISR R&D Work

    Wyle has won a contract perform research and development work for the U.S. Coast Guard’s command and control systems. Under a $1.5 million contract, the company said it will provide engineering and technical research, development and analysis for command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance combat systems. Through a previous contract, the company provided […] More

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    General Dynamics Delivering Coast Guard New England Comm System

    The Coast Guard has formally accepted a new digital search and rescue communications system from General Dynamics for the Guard’s Northern New England sector. The company said said its C4 systems unit delivered the Rescue 21 system for the sector to respond to emergencies and calls from mariners. The sector covers 5,000 coastal miles from […] More

  • Coast Guard Taps Unisys for Secure Mobile Access - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Coast Guard Taps Unisys for Secure Mobile Access

    The Coast Guard purchased 100 units of Unisys‘ stealth solution for secure virtual terminal intended to give mobile workers secure access to Coast Guard networks and data, Unisys announced Tuesday. According to Unisys, the terminal combines the solution with a USB device certified by the federal government. The company said users plug the unit into […] More

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    DHS Websites May Be Vulnerable to Hackers

    Richard Skinner, the Department of Homeland Security’s inspector general, announced in a report that many of the most popular DHS sites are vulnerable to hackers, a problem that could result in the loss or misuse of DHS data. The most frequently visited websites were audited and were found to have basic security protocols. However, security […] More

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