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  • 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

  • Xplore Announces Venture Funding, Completes Milestones on Government Contracts - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Xplore Announces Venture Funding, Completes Milestones on Government Contracts

    Xplore has secured $16.2 million in venture financing and completed milestones on contracts with federal customers, including NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and the U.S. Air Force. The company said Thursday its investors include Alumni Ventures, Starbridge Venture Capital, KittyHawk Ventures, Brightstone Venture Capital, Private Shares Fund, Lombard Street, Gaingels, Helios Capital, […] More

  • L3Harris Imager Now Installed on NOAA's GOES-U Weather Observation Satellite - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    L3Harris Imager Now Installed on NOAA’s GOES-U Weather Observation Satellite

    An L3Harris Technologies-made video imaging technology was equipped on a weather observation satellite for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. L3Harris said Monday its Advanced Baseline Imager, which is part of a range of advanced weather sensors for the initiative, will provide NOAA’s Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite-U the capability to record videos of weather and […] More

  • Woolpert Secures 3rd Coastal Geospatial Services Contract From NOAA - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Woolpert Secures 3rd Coastal Geospatial Services Contract From NOAA

    Woolpert will perform a wide range of geospatial services in support of a National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration office under a new award from the agency. The company said Wednesday the Coastal Geospatial Services Contract provides for data acquisition, photogrammetric and cadastral mapping, topographic and bathymetric products, survey and control services, geospatial training and geographic […] More

  • NOAA Taps Applied Dynamics International to Help Refresh Satellite Systems - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    NOAA Taps Applied Dynamics International to Help Refresh Satellite Systems

    Applied Dynamics International has secured a contract to refresh and sustain satellite systems of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. The company said Monday it will use its ADEPT industrial computing software and new hardware to boost cybersecurity and extend the lifespan of NOAA satellite systems by more than 10 years. The effort aims to […] More

  • Dewberry to Provide NOAA With Coastal Geospatial Services - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Dewberry to Provide NOAA With Coastal Geospatial Services

    Dewberry will provide the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration with technical geospatial services in support of its Office for Coastal Management under a five-year, $49 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract. The shared-ceiling CGSC award requires the professional services firm to help OCM meet coastal resource management needs of state, local, and regional communities, Dewberry said Thursday. The […] More

  • NASA Picks L3Harris for Weather Prediction Modeling Study; Ed Zoiss Quoted - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    NASA Picks L3Harris for Weather Prediction Modeling Study; Ed Zoiss Quoted

    L3Harris Technologies will perform a second study for NASA to assess and test a concept for satellite weather sensors or sounders designed to improve tracking of severe storms. “To produce accurate forecasts, weather prediction models require detailed observations of the Earth’s surface to the top of the atmosphere,” Ed Zoiss, president of space and airborne […] More

  • HeroX to Host 4th Phase of NGA's Magnetic Field Mapping Challenge - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    HeroX to Host 4th Phase of NGA’s Magnetic Field Mapping Challenge

    The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency has partnered with crowdsourcing platform operator HeroX to conduct the next phase of a prize competition that seeks data collection methods for a geomagnetic reference model widely used in navigation systems. HeroX said Tuesday it will host the MagQuest Challenge‘s Phase 4a, where three teams will aim to demonstrate the instruments […] More

  • Dewberry to Provide Aircraft Services for NOAA's Shoreline Gravity Data Collection Effort - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Dewberry to Provide Aircraft Services for NOAA’s Shoreline Gravity Data Collection Effort

    Dewberry has secured a shoreline mapping task order from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to provide aircraft services for the Gravity for the Redefinition of the American Vertical Datum project. The professional services firm said the aircraft trips will enable NOAA to collect gravity data, which would be used in determining the height of […] More

  • Alpha Omega to Help NOAA Comply With FISMA, Ensure Info Security - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Alpha Omega to Help NOAA Comply With FISMA, Ensure Info Security

    Alpha Omega Integration was tapped by the information technology security services branch within NOAA to provide the agency with assistance in Federal Information Security Management Act compliance and information security. The company said Tuesday it will help enhance NOAA’s program efficiency and effectiveness through the provision of cloud security, IT security controls, IT security policies […] More

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