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  • NOAA Seeks Proposals for Environmental Field Services Contracts - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    NOAA Seeks Proposals for Environmental Field Services Contracts

    The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is soliciting offers as it plans to launch a full and open competition and award six indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contracts for environmental field services. The services to be provided under the IDIQ contracts will support the Center for Operational Oceanographic Products and Services within NOAA’s National Ocean Service, according to a […] More

  • NOAA Awards 7 Space Situational Awareness Data Analysis Contracts; Rick Spinrad Quoted - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    NOAA Awards 7 Space Situational Awareness Data Analysis Contracts; Rick Spinrad Quoted

    Six companies and one nonprofit association have received contracts from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to carry out data analysis work over two months as part of a space traffic coordination pilot project. Awardees will track satellites in medium and geostationary Earth orbits, detect anomalies and analyze spaceflight safety measures, NOAA said Tuesday. The […] More

  • Lockheed, NVIDIA to Build Earth Observation Digital Twin Prototype for NOAA - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Lockheed, NVIDIA to Build Earth Observation Digital Twin Prototype for NOAA

    Lockheed Martin and NVIDIA will develop a prototype digital twin for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to enable the agency to visualize large volumes of geophysical data from multiple sensors to help speed up climate research and environmental monitoring efforts. NVIDIA said Thursday it will offer its Omniverse Nucleus database and collaboration engine and […] More

  • NOAA Handpicks MyRadar to Develop Wildfire Hazard Alerting Tool - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    NOAA Handpicks MyRadar to Develop Wildfire Hazard Alerting Tool

    Weather application developer MyRadar has secured a research grant from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to demonstrate a platform for processing wildfire risk data and disseminating hazard alerts. As part of the project, MyRadar aims to integrate the technology with an Earth observation sensor to be implemented in its future satellite constellation, the company […] More

  • Parsons-led Consortium to Support Operations of NOAA's Polar Orbiting Satellites - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Parsons-led Consortium to Support Operations of NOAA’s Polar Orbiting Satellites

    A Parsons-led team will provide engineering support, information technology functionality and flight operations assistance for three Polar Operational Environmental Satellites of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.  Under a $16 million NOAA contract, the team comprising of ASRC Federal unit Arctic Slope Technical Services, Kongsberg Satellite Services and Parsons will support the operations of NOAA-15, […] More

  • Anduril, NOAA Deploy ALTIUS Drone to Collect Hurricane Data - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Anduril, NOAA Deploy ALTIUS Drone to Collect Hurricane Data

    Anduril Industries and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration launched on Wednesday an unmanned aerial system from a NOAA Hurricane Hunter P3 aircraft to gather atmospheric data while flying into the eye of Hurricane Ian. ALTIUS is an autonomous UAS that can be tube-launched from ground vehicles, watercraft and fixed- and rotor-wing aircraft, Anduril said […] More

  • Maxar Gets NOAA License to Offer Non-Earth Imagery Service; Dan Jablonsky Quoted - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Maxar Gets NOAA License to Offer Non-Earth Imagery Service; Dan Jablonsky Quoted

    Maxar Technologies has received a license from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to provide non-Earth imagery service to monitor the space environment for orbital debris and other satellites and commercially offer that data, SpaceNews reported Wednesday. Dan Jablonsky, president and CEO of Maxar and a 2022 Wash100 awardee, said the company plans to use […] More

  • Dewberry Receives NOAA Contract Extension for Alaska Mapping Project - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Dewberry Receives NOAA Contract Extension for Alaska Mapping Project

    Dewberry has secured a contract extension from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to continue assisting a U.S. Geological Survey arm in modernizing critical Alaska map layers. The firm said Friday it will help the Alaska Mapping Executive Committee with the Alaska Coastal Mapping Strategy. The contractor will support planning activities, analyze data and coordinate with stakeholders under […] More

  • NOAA Extends Satellite Imagery Collaboration With Planet; Jerome Fisher Quoted - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    NOAA Extends Satellite Imagery Collaboration With Planet; Jerome Fisher Quoted

    Planet Labs has received a new contract to continue providing the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration with satellite imagery in support of oil spill monitoring activities in the Gulf of Mexico. The San Francisco-based company said Wednesday it will deliver PlanetScope and SkySat imaging products to NOAA to help it acquire more information about the […] More

  • Netcentric Technology to Operate Satellite Data Acquisition Facility Under NOAA Contract - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Netcentric Technology to Operate Satellite Data Acquisition Facility Under NOAA Contract

    Netcentric Technology has received a potential five-year, $44.1 million contract from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to operate and maintain a data acquisition facility for NOAA’s polar-orbiting environmental satellites. The company will provide information technology administration and security, supervision and property management support for NOAA’s Fairbanks Command and Data Acquisition Station in Alaska under […] More

  • ULA, NASA Lift GOES-T Weather Satellite to Space - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    ULA, NASA Lift GOES-T Weather Satellite to Space

    NASA and United Launch Alliance have launched the third satellite of a constellation designed to gather weather data for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. The GOES-T unit, part of the Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite series, lifted off on Tuesday aboard ULA’s Atlas V rocket from the Florida-based Canaveral Space Force Station, NASA said Wednesday. […] More

  • ULA's Atlas V Rocket to Send NOAA's GOES-T Weather Satellite to Space on March 1 - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    ULA’s Atlas V Rocket to Send NOAA’s GOES-T Weather Satellite to Space on March 1

    A United Launch Alliance rocket is in its final preparation phase for the launch of the third weather observation spacecraft under the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite-R Series. The Atlas V rocket will lift off on Tuesday from Cape Canaveral Space Force Station in Florida and send the GOES-T satellite to […] More

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