Tag Archives: UK

BAE to Support Navy Submarine Weapon Systems; DeEtte Gray Comments

BAE to Support Navy Submarine Weapon Systems; DeEtte Gray Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

BAE Systems Inc. will help the U.S. Navy engineer and integrate weapons systems on board the military branch’s submarines as part of a potential five-year, $368 million contract awarded in October. The company said Wednesday it will also provide test engineering, information technology support and specialized test equipment to the Navy’s Strategic Systems Programs …

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CSC Launches Healthcare IT-as-a-Service Platforms on UK’s Digital Marketplace

CSC Launches Healthcare IT-as-a-Service Platforms on UK's Digital Marketplace - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Computer Sciences Corp. has started to offer care coordination and population health as-a-service platforms to U.K. government agencies through the online G-Cloud marketplace. CSC said Monday its care coordination offering consists of business process services intended to help providers address referral management, complex care coordination, discharge management and patient access challenges. The services are supported by a …

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UK Defense Ministry Launches $1B Military Tech Devt Initiative

UK Defense Ministry Launches $1B Military Tech Devt Initiative - top government contractors - best government contracting event

The U.K.’s ministry of defense has unveiled a $1 billion initiative that seeks to encourage individuals and companies to develop technologies that can help British defense and security forces address mission challenges. MOD said Friday it will fully launch the Innovation Initiative in September with a prospectus, exhibits and a guide on how interested parties can apply for funds under …

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IBM, UK MoD Unveil Defense Cyber Aptitude Test Assessment Service

IBM, UK MoD Unveil Defense Cyber Aptitude Test Assessment Service - top government contractors - best government contracting event

The U.K.’s ministry of defense and IBM have unveiled the Defense Cyber Aptitude Test assessment service during the IBM HR Summit 2016, the Recruiter reported Thursday. Recruiter writes that DCAT is designed to check a military service member’s potential to work in cyberspace-related fields by determining behavioral characteristics and testing attention to detail, numerical …

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David Shields Joins ASI Government in Procurement Leadership Role; Timothy Cooke Comments

David Shields Joins ASI Government in Procurement Leadership Role; Timothy Cooke Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

David Shields, a former managing director of the U.K. government’s procurement service, has joined ASI Government in the same role over the Arlington, Virginia-based firm’s procurement transformation and category management practice. Shields led the U.K. government’s procurement transformation programs from 2005 to 2013 and oversaw an annual spend of $317 billion in the public …

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CSC to Help Trafford Manage Patient Care Coordination Center; Philippe Houssiau Comments

CSC to Help Trafford Manage Patient Care Coordination Center; Philippe Houssiau Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Computer Sciences Corp. has been selected to co-manage a local patient care coordination center in Trafford, U.K. CSC will provide patient communications through a unified system, perform clinical workflow services and analyze care delivery performance in collaboration with the British National Health Service's Trafford Clinical Commissioning Group, CSC said Wednesday. Philippe Houssiau, vice …

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Exelis Receives IHS Jane’s Air Traffic Control Award

Exelis Receives IHS Jane's Air Traffic Control Award - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Exelis has received the IHS Jane’s air traffic control award for 2015 in the enabling technology category for the company's work on U.K.'s Heathrow cross-border arrival management program. IHS Jane presented the award to Exelis at the Civil Air Navigation Services Organization air traffic management dinner in Madrid, Spain, Exelis …

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Lockheed to Help UK Cyber Firms Pursue Investments; Stephen Ball Comments

Lockheed to Help UK Cyber Firms Pursue Investments; Stephen Ball Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Lockheed Martin has invested an additional $376,000 in a virtual technology cluster that comprises industry, academia and investors in an effort to help UK-based cybersecurity firms obtain funds for new technologies. The investment aims to help UK's supply chain work with small cyber businesses to access capital, professional services and suppliers, Lockheed Martin said Jan. …

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Paul Kahn Joins Airbus Group as UK President; Marwan Lahoud Comments

Paul Kahn Joins Airbus Group as UK President; Marwan Lahoud Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Paul Kahn, formerly president and CEO of Thales‘ operations in Canada, has joined Airbus Group as president of the aerospace and defense conglomerate’s business in the U.K. He will succeed Robin Southwell, who has left Airbus after a nearly 10-year career there, and be responsible for Airbus Group's relationships with the British` government, armed forces and industry, Airbus …

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