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U.S. Navy Awards Jacobs $419M Contract to Provide Intelligent Asset Management for Naval Facilities Engineering Command; Steve Arnette Quoted

Jacobs has received a potential eight-year, $418.9M contract by the U.S. Naval Facilities Engineering Command Atlantic for base operating support services at naval installations, the company announced on Thursday. The contract terms include a 12-month base period and seven, 12-month option periods.

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TechServe Alliance: 2016 IT and Engineering Employment Rises Year-Over-Year

A new study from the TechServe Alliance estimates the number of information technology and engineering jobs increased at respective year-to-year growth rates of 2.4 percent and 0.7 percent. The TechServe Alliance report published Wednesday says IT jobs have grown to 5,179,300 in December 2016 to represent an addition of 122,900 IT workers from the previous year’s final …

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Spider Strategies to Support Army’s Business Transformation Office

Alexandria, Virginia-based software company Spider Strategies has secured a potential five-year, $42 million firm-fixed-price contract from the U.S. Army to support the military branch’s office of business transformation. The Defense Department said Tuesday the company will offer its services to the OBT’s Strategic Management Support Program Office through August 3, 2021. The Army …

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Liquidity Services Secures DoD Scrap Asset Mgmt Contract From DLA; Bill Angrick Comments

Liquidity Services has secured a three-year contract with two 12-month optional extension periods from the Defense Logistics Agency for management and sales services of Defense Department scrap assets. The company will manage and sell DoD-generated scrap assets from continental U.S., Alaska, Hawaii, Puerto Rico and Guam installations under a revenue-sharing agreement equal to 64.5 …

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Executive Profile: Gina Trombley, Parsons Group EVP for Federal Business Unit

Gina Trombley serves as group executive vice president of the federal business unit at Parsons. In this capacity, she oversees global sales operations and strategic programs for the federal business unit, which provides engineering and management support services to clients in the defense, security, intelligence, environmental and infrastructure markets. Prior to …

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Booz Allen’s Joshua Petty: Technology Adoption Should Be Kept ‘Simple’ for Chief Legal Officers

Joshua Petty, deputy general counsel at Booz Allen Hamilton, has said companies should make technology adoption “simple” for chief legal officers and other personnel within the legal department, Corporate Counsel reported Wednesday. Stephanie Forshee writes Petty made the statement during a panel discussion at the ALM Media-hosted LegalTech Conference held …

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SAIC’s Bob Fecteau: Corporate CIOs Need Standardized Practices

Bob Fecteau, chief information officer at Science Applications International Corp., has said companies should standardize practices in order to allow CIOs to perform enterprise resource management initiatives. Fecteau wrote in an article published Dec. 15 on The Enterprisers Project website that a CIO’s basic responsibility is to oversee the deployment of information technology platforms …

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Serco to Provide Management, Technical Support for Saudi Railway Operator; Rupert Soames Comments

A Serco Group-led team has won a potential five-year, $185 million contract to support freight and passenger services for the North South Railway network in Saudi Arabia. Serco will collaborate with Network Rail Consulting and the Freightliner Group to provide infrastructure management and technical services to Saudi Railway Co. through the …

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Michael Isman on Booz Allen’s Management Consulting Community, IT Shifts in Gov’t

Michael Isman oversees strategic consulting services for many of Booz Allen Hamilton’s federal customers in his vice president role at the firm. Isman last spoke to ExecutiveBiz in March 2013 to discuss Booz Allen’s strategic technology and innovation center of excellence and trends in information technology transformation. In this new conversation, Isman …

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Battelle, Stony Brook JV Awarded $3.2B to Continue Mgmt of DOE’s Brookhaven Natl Lab

A joint venture of Battelle and Stony Brook University has received a $3.2 billion contract to continue to run the Brookhaven National Laboratory in New York until Jan. 4, 2020. The Energy Department awarded the five-year management and operations contract to Brookhaven Science Associates through competition, DOE said Wednesday. Brookhaven …

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Jun Choi: Northrop, Infor Partner to Deliver Enterprise Apps in Federal Sector

Northrop Grumman and enterprise software company Infor have forged an alliance to help U.S. government customers implement and operate applications for managing organizational functions. Infor said Tuesday that Northrop will provide deployment and management services for public agencies that will acquire Infor software offerings through the partnership. Jun Choi, Northrop …

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