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  • BAE, Quasar, University to Build Dead Animal-Based IED Location Tech - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    BAE, Quasar, University to Build Dead Animal-Based IED Location Tech

    BAE Systems, Quasar Federal Systems and the University of Arizona have won contracts from the the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency to develop methods of finding improvised explosive devices hidden in dead animals. DARPA’s Methods for Explosive Detection and Standoff program aims to develop technology that finds the IEDs in the animals, meat or mud […] More

  • Cobham Building NATO IED Defense Systems; Fred Cahill Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Cobham Building NATO IED Defense Systems; Fred Cahill Comments

    Cobham‘s antenna systems business has won an estimated $24 million order to build vehicle-mounted improvised explosive device detection equipment for NATO forces. NATO officials saw a need for new equipment to help detect IED threats, Military & Aerospace Electronics reports. Fred Cahill, Cobham vice president of antenna systems, said the systems are intended for mine-resistant […] More

  • Engility to Provide IT, Network Engineering for NAVSEA Explosive Division; Tony Smeraglinolo Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Engility to Provide IT, Network Engineering for NAVSEA Explosive Division; Tony Smeraglinolo Comments

    Engility will provide information technology personnel and services to a Naval Sea Systems Command division responsible for developing procedures to counter munitions, the company announced Friday. Under a potential three-year, $21 million contract, the company will provide the Naval Explosive Ordnance Disposal Technology Division network engineering and administration, along with help desk support. The company will […] More

  • SAIC To Help Pentagon Collect, Analyze Counter-IED Info; Larry Hill Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    SAIC To Help Pentagon Collect, Analyze Counter-IED Info; Larry Hill Comments

    SAIC Inc. will help the Defense Department’s lead anti-improvised explosive device office collect and analyze information about the weapons, the company announced Tuesday. The company received a five-year, $76 million task order from the General Services Administration’s federal systems integration and management center for analytical, operational and intelligence services. SAIC will work with the Joint […] More

  • Northrop To Help Develop AF Counter-IED System - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Northrop To Help Develop AF Counter-IED System

    Northrop Grumman will test and evaluate sensors for the Air Force throughout the development of a counter-improvised explosive device capability. According to a Thursday Defense Department release, the branch awarded the company a $33,280,877 contract to perform work in San Diego. The Pentagon expects work to finish by May 20, 2014 and Wright-Patterson Air Force […] More

  • CACI Subsidiary to Continue Pentagon Anti-IED Support - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    CACI Subsidiary to Continue Pentagon Anti-IED Support

    CACI International Inc.’s WGI subsidiary has won a $32.5 Army million contract to provide support services to the Defense Department for helping counter improvised explosive devices, the Defense Department announced Wednesday. The Defense Department said the company will perform work as specified in individual task orders for the Joint Improvised Explosive Device Defeat Organization. JIEDDO focuses […] More

  • Daily GovCon Recap - March 12, 2010 - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Daily GovCon Recap – March 12, 2010

    Researchers say security ID questions are inadequate. CSC is mentoring the next generation of cyber warriors. British companies were hacked by foreign spies. Lt. Michael Oates of JIEDDO discussed what the US is doing to defeat IEDs. The FBI and the NCDF have started a hotline to fight Haitian and Chilean charity fraud. USIS’ Bill […] More

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