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  • KBR Wins Boiler Project Inspection, Mgmt Contract; Ivor Harrington Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    KBR Wins Boiler Project Inspection, Mgmt Contract; Ivor Harrington Comments

    KBR has won a contract to conduct project management and field construction on a large boiler project starting in the spring, the company announced Monday. The company’s boiler group will inspect and repair the recovery boiler and also perform tube and economizer replacement. “KBR's Specialty Field Services has extensive experience serving the pulp and paper […] More

  • Executive Spotlight: Oceus CEO Doug Smith on Congress Testimony, 4G Tech in Govt - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Executive Spotlight: Oceus CEO Doug Smith on Congress Testimony, 4G Tech in Govt

    As president and CEO of Oceus Networks, Doug Smith leads teams that deliver broadband communications products and services to government and industry customers worldwide. Last month, Smith testified before a House Energy and Commerce subcommittee on the role commercial broadband technology plays in both defense and civil agencies as well as a spectrum crunch for both […] More

  • AF Launching New Enterprise Services Contract Website - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    AF Launching New Enterprise Services Contract Website

    The Air Force Materiel Command has established an enterprise services site with the aim of standardizing acquisition of engineering and professional services across the command, the branch announced in an Oct. 11 FedBizOpps post. According to the Air Force, the AFMC Enterprise Services site is intended to function as a single point for communications and […] More

  • GSA Plans to Seek Industry Ideas for SW DC Redevelopment - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    GSA Plans to Seek Industry Ideas for SW DC Redevelopment

    The General Services Administration intends to issue a request for information soliciting ideas from private industry to redevelop the L’Enfant Plaza area in Southwest Washington, according to a Sept. 28 FedBizOpps notice of intent. Several government agencies maintain office space in that area, referred to by GSA as Federal Triangle South, including the departments of […] More

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    GSA Taking Cloud Broker Idea to Twitter

    The General Services Administration will hold a Twitter chat Tuesday to seek feedback on its idea of using brokers to acquire cloud computing services, Federal Computer Week reports. Matthew Hardy reports Kevin Youel Page, GSA’s acting assistant commissioner for integrated technology services, said in a blog post the agency has received numerous responses to a […] More

  • Lockheed Developing Army Rocket, Mortar Interceptor; Loretta Painter Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Lockheed Developing Army Rocket, Mortar Interceptor; Loretta Painter Comments

    Lockheed Martin is working with the Army to develop a missile for intercepting rockets, mortars and artillery, the company announced Thursday. On May 26, the company and the Army Research Development and Engineering Command conducted the missile’s the flight test May 26 at White Sands Missile Range, N.M. The Extended Area Protection and Survivability interceptor […] More

  • Executive Spotlight: Clay Hale, Siemens Government Technologies CFO, SVP - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Executive Spotlight: Clay Hale, Siemens Government Technologies CFO, SVP

    John “Clay” Hale has spent much of his 25 years in corporate finance working in manufacturing and industrial production. Prior to joining Siemens in 1994, Hale served as a controller for an AVX Corp. electronics manufacturing facility before focusing on manufacturing and banking as an accountant for Price Waterhouse. Hale has since worked across Siemens’ industry sector, […] More

  • Verizon Named Global Service Provider of the Year by Metro Ethernet Forum - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Verizon Named Global Service Provider of the Year by Metro Ethernet Forum

    The Metro Ethernet Forum, a nonprofit telecommunications industry consortium, has named Verizon as its Global Service Provider of the Year. In a release announcing the award, Verizon said it received the honor for its carrier ethernet portfolio, which includes private lines and partner agreements worldwide. “Verizon has paved a global path, creating innovative carrier ethernet solutions […] More

  • Siemens Shows Jobs Exist - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Siemens Shows Jobs Exist

    Unemployment rates are back up, gas prices hit a pocketbook pounding high and the national deficit continues to rise. Experts say the economy is sputtering toward a recovery and jobs are available. The unemployed scoff at that assessment. Clearly, the nation is suffering a disconnect somewhere. In the spirit of where's the beef, Siemens set […] More

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