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Parsons Transfers Corporate HQ to Washington Metro Area; Chuck Harrington Quoted

Parsons has decided to transfer its corporate headquarters from Pasadena, Calif., to the Washington, D.C. area in line with the company’s growth efforts in critical infrastructure, intelligence and defense markets. Chuck Harrington, chairman and CEO of Parsons, said in a statement published Thursday the move seeks to support the company’s concentration of employees in the Washington capital region and is driven by investments, acquisitions and other strategic actions in the past decade.

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Polaris Alpha Gets AWS DevOps Competency Certification

Parsons’ Polaris Alpha subsidiary has achieved the DevOps Competency certification from Amazon Web Services. The status seeks to recognize Parsons’ knowledge and experience in helping clients implement continuous integration and delivery, automation, infrastructure provisioning and other DevOps practices in the cloud, the company said Wednesday. Polaris Alpha has over 40 certifications related to …

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Parsons’ Ronald Nielson: US Cyber Posture Calls for People, Tech Integration Across Gov’t, Industry

Ronald Nielson, chief technology officer at Parsons’ cyber and intelligence division, has said the incorporation of commercial cybersecurity platforms into federal networks has helped promote industry innovation and allowed the Defense Department to counter threat actors. “Our nation’s cybersecurity prowess is best measured as an integration of people, processes and …

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Polaris Alpha Gets Recognition for Corporate Network Security Approach

Parsons‘ Polaris Alpha subsidiary has won a 2019 CSO50 Award from IDG Communications’ CSO magazine for its approach to corporate security operations. Polaris Alpha said Thursday its integrated network security group implemented and applied a standard model from the Defense Department and Defense Information Systems Agency to secure enterprise network. The team considers …

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Maria Lehman Returns to Parsons as VP, Business Dev’t Director for NY Region

Maria Lehman, former chief operating officer and interim executive director of the New York State Thruway Authority, has returned to Parsons as a vice president and director of business development. The 36-year industry veteran will support the company’s infrastructure group in business development and market growth efforts within the N.Y. region, …

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Parsons Opens Huntsville Facility for Technical Services Capacity Expansion Push

Parsons has unveiled a new facility at its Huntsville, Al., site as part of company efforts to increase technical capacity. The 25K-square foot facility, which opened Friday, will provide for the company’s technical services expansion, which includes the fusion of hardware and software technological capacities for infrastructure, defense and intelligence …

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Parsons to Provide Engineering Design Services for Nevada Traffic Safety Program

The Nevada Department of Transportation has awarded Parsons a two-year contract to provide engineering design services to support statewide efforts aimed at reducing road traffic accidents. Parsons said Tuesday that it will design roadways, roundabouts, pedestrian access areas, traffic calming strategies, bike lanes and street lighting in accordance with the department’s Strategic …

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Parsons Gets Recognition for Teaming Efforts With Veteran-Owned Businesses

Parsons has received the National Veteran Small Business Coalition’s Champion of Veteran Enterprise Award for collaborating with veteran-owned and service-disabled, veteran-owned companies to support federal projects. The company said Wednesday it surpassed the government’s SDVOSB contracting goal of 3 percent in 2017 by awarding 10 percent of subcontractor dollars to businesses that fall …

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Parsons Unveils New Portfolio of Infrastructure Security Platforms, Services

Parsons has introduced a suite of technology platforms and services intended to help public and private sector customers avoid cyber attacks on critical infrastructure assets. The Domain6 portfolio features cyber-physical protection systems that the company has provided to government intelligence and defense agencies as well as commercial customer facilities, Parsons said Friday. …

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Parsons Gets $76M Contract Modification to Help Update Army Network Visualization Platform

Parsons‘ government services unit has received a $75.6 million contract modification to develop and build out of the U.S. Army‘s Enhanced Network Visualization Environment Cyber Operations Infrastructure. The Defense Department said Tuesday work on the project will take place in Centerville, Va., and is scheduled to finish by Dec. 13, 2019. The …

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