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  • Northrop Awarded In-Service Support Contract for British Submarine Management Systems - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Northrop Awarded In-Service Support Contract for British Submarine Management Systems

    Northrop Grumman has secured a contract with the U.K.’s submarine delivery agency to support the platform management systems of the country’s Astute-class submarines, whose prime contractor is BAE Systems. The company will perform in-service support for the systems, which it supplied to BAE, to maximize the country’s availability of the seven-vessel Astute class, Northrop said […] More

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    Northrop Inks Deal With UK Defense Ministry for C2 Digital Enterprise

    Northrop Grumman and Defence Digital, a U.K. defense ministry organization, have entered into a digital enterprise agreement under which the company will provide Interoperable C4I Services as well as command and control technical consultancy. Katharine Sealy, director of national security solutions at Northrop’s U.K. business arm, said in a statement published Wednesday that the company […] More

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    Leidos, UK Defense Ministry Open Military Logistics Facility; Roger Krone Comments

    Leidos and U.K.’s defense ministry have opened an 861,112-square-foot facility in Shropshire, England, to provide logistics, commodities and support services to the British military. The Defence Fulfilment Centre is built to also store food, clothing, general and medical supplies of the U.K.’s armed forces, Leidos said Tuesday. A Leidos-led delivery team that includes Kuehne+Nagel and TVS Supply Chain Solutions will operate […] More

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    Polycom Helps Spanish Defense Ministry Implement Unified Comms Platform

    Spain’s defense ministry has adopted Polycom‘s unified communications platform to help maintain contact between the country’s defense headquarters and personnel across the world. The company said Nov. 3 its RealPresence Platform works to connect the Spanish defense headquarters with the armed forces, military headquarters and NATO. “Our communication needs are quite varied as we need to be able […] More

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    Raytheon, Thales Team Up for UK IFF Upgrade Project

    A Raytheon–Thales team has been awarded a contract to provide an upgrade solution to the British military's Identification Friend or Foe systems. The project seeks to bring the Ministry of Defence IFF platform in line with new NATO standards that specify a Mode 5 requirement for all transponders, Raytheon said Friday. Raytheon U.K.'s solution includes […] More

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    John Heller: PAE-Interserve JV Extends Partnership With UK Defense Infrastructure Agency

    A joint venture between PAE and construction firm Interserve has won a potential 10-year, $544 million contract to help the U.K.’s defense ministry manage its 469,500-acre National Training Estate and 30 other sites across the country. Landmarc Support Services will also provide rural estate and land management services to support the ministry’s environmental stewardship and conservation efforts, PAE said Monday. […] More

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    KBR Wins Fuel Handling Equipment Contract; Andrew Pringle Comments

    KBR has won a contract to provide fuel-handling equipment for operations and in support of military exercises worldwide, the company announced Tuesday. The contract with the U.K. Ministry of Defence is worth $35 million and includes an initial two-year period for supplying equipment and services. “The award of this contract is key to the strategic […] More

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    Foreign Cyber Spies Target British Defense Official

    A senior British defense official was targeted by a spear phishing attack that attempted to steal military secrets, The Register reports. The plan was uncovered last year when the official became suspicious of an email she received from a contact she had met at a conference. The official showed the highly personalized message to Ministry […] More

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    British Ministry of Defense at Risk for Cyber Attack

    The British Ministry of Defense is vulnerable to cyber attacks because of data loss and week information infrastructure, according to the MoD’s accounting officer. In a report submitted to Parliament, Bill Jeffrey says while the department is making headway on cybersecurity, the risks from attacks in cyberspace are still a problem. “In addition to the […] More

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