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French Defense Procurement Agency Taps Airbus DS-ENGIE Ineo Team for Air Operations Comms Network

The French defense procurement agency has awarded a team consisting of ENGIE Ineo and Airbus‘ defense and space business an eight-year contract for a communications network that will help manage the air operations of the country’s defense ministry. Airbus said Monday the consortium will support the design, deployment and compliance of the DESCARTES STCA operational telephone and security …

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BAE-Airbus-Finmeccanica Team Lands Eurofighter Typhoon Supply Contract With Kuwait

A consortium of BAE Systems, Airbus' defense and space business and Finmeccanica's Alenia Aermacchi subsidiary has won a contract to provide 28 Eurofighter Typhoon aircraft to Kuwait. The contract award to Eurofighter Jagdflugzeug comes after Kuwait signed an aircraft procurement agreement with the government of Italy in September 2015, Eurofighter said …

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Army Requests Info on Consortium for DoD’s C4, Cyber Platform Development

The U.S. Army Contracting Command has sought information on a consortium with the capability to research and develop prototypes of command, control, communications, computer and cyber platforms for the Defense Department. The service branch said in a FedBizOpps notice posted Feb. 3 the consortium will build prototypes under the “other transaction” agreement …

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DoD Picks FlexTech Alliance to Build New Flexible Hybrid Electronics Manufacturing Innovation Institute

The FlexTech Alliance consortium will create and manage the seventh Manufacturing Innovation Institute for Flexible Hybrid Electronics under a cooperative agreement with the Defense Department as part of the government’s National Network for Manufacturing Innovation. DoD said Friday the institute will bring together government, industry and academic professionals to help bolster U.S. manufacturing capabilities …

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HP-Led Consortium, Fujitsu Land $2B in UK Defense IT Support Contracts; Michael Fallon Comments

A consortium led by Hewlett-Packard and Fujitsu have been awarded contracts worth up to $2.3 billion combined for information technology and communications services to the U.K.'s defense ministry. HP will collaborate with Airbus, Fujitsu and CGI under the Atlas Consortium to provide IT systems, software platforms and cloud services for U.K. defense offices and military …

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CGI-Intrasoft Team Lands $215M European Parliament IT System Services Contract

A consortium of CGI and Intrasoft International has secured a potential five-year, $215 million contract to develop, implement and maintain information systems for the European Parliament. CGI said Tuesday the framework agreement awarded by the parliament's Directorate-General for Innovation and Technological Support has a base term of two years and three option …

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Bechtel-Led Consortium Begins Construction on Saudi Arabia's Underground Rail System; Amjad Bangash Comments

A Bechtel-led consortium has started tunneling work on the two rail lines in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia under a $10 billion construction contract for an underground rail network. Bechtel is collaborating with Siemens, Almabani General Contractors and Consolidated Contractors Co. to integrate the two rail lines and develop train cars, electrification …

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LMI-Led Consortium Unveils Website for USAID Global Health Supply Chain Program; Pat Tamburrino Comments

A consortium led by consulting firm LMI has launched a website – www.ghsc.lmi.org — to inform government agencies and non-governmental organizations about the assistance the U.S. Agency for International Development offers under its Global Health Supply Chain Program. LMI said Wednesday the website is designed to provide technical assistance and help address financial management, procurement and …

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