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  • BAE Demos Autonomous Combat Vehicle at Annual Army Exercise - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    BAE Demos Autonomous Combat Vehicle at Annual Army Exercise

    BAE Systems and the U.S. Army have jointly demonstrated the former’s autonomous open system combat vehicle during a tactical scenario at the annual Experimental Demonstration Gateway Exercise. The company said Wednesday its Robotic Technology Demonstrator showcased its ability to fire APKWS laser-guided rockets at multiple ground targets at distances up to six kilometers. The robotic […] More

  • Teledyne FLIR Books $62M Army Contract for Robotic System Procurement - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Teledyne FLIR Books $62M Army Contract for Robotic System Procurement

    Teledyne FLIR’s unmanned ground systems division has received a $62.1 million firm-fixed-price contract from the U.S. Army to provide robotic systems that assist in locating and discarding unexploded ordnance and improvised explosive devices. The Department of Defense said Wednesday work on the Army’s Man Transportable Robotic System Increment II program will approximately run through Oct. 2, 2023. The […] More

  • Palantir to Develop Prototype for Army's TITAN Intelligence Ground Station - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Palantir to Develop Prototype for Army’s TITAN Intelligence Ground Station

    Palantir Technologies has won a $36 million contract from the U.S. Army to build a prototype for the service branch’s future intelligence ground station for collecting and disseminating tactical data. The company said Tuesday it will offer its Modular Open System Architecture that provides artificial intelligence and machine learning insights to process sensor data collected […] More

  • Metric5 Awarded $69M Army Contract for Defense Cyber Operations Support - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Metric5 Awarded $69M Army Contract for Defense Cyber Operations Support

    Metric5, an Atlanta, Georgia-headquartered digital transformation company, has secured a potential five-year, $69 million contract to provide cybersecurity and program management services to the U.S. Army. The company said Tuesday it will support cybersecurity strategy development and implementation to safeguard systems used by the Army Defensive Cyber Operations under the Project Management Support Services program. […] More

  • Raytheon Holds Troposcatter Communications System Tests - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Raytheon Holds Troposcatter Communications System Tests

    Raytheon Technologies‘ intelligence and space business tested a next generation Troposcatter system designed to provide the U.S. Army with beyond-line-of-sight communications capability for command and control operations. Several modernized AN/TRC-244(V)1 Troposcatters were demonstrated by Raytheon Intelligence & Space over a five-week period to verify long range BLOS connectivity in multiple operational environments, the company said […] More

  • Viasat Opens New Office in Maryland; Craig Miller Quoted - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Viasat Opens New Office in Maryland; Craig Miller Quoted

    Viasat has opened a new office near the U.S. Army’s Aberdeen Proving Ground installation to expand its presence in Harford County, Maryland, and further support the military’s network transformation efforts. The company said Wednesday the office will house employees of its government systems business developing satellite communication and networking capabilities for defense customers. A laboratory […] More

  • Bryan Construction Books $65M Army Contract for Facility Construction at Ellsworth AFB - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Bryan Construction Books $65M Army Contract for Facility Construction at Ellsworth AFB

    Bryan Construction has won a $65.2 million firm-fixed-price contract from the U.S. Army for construction work at Ellsworth Air Force Base in South Dakota over a two-year period. Army Corps of Engineers selected the Colorado contractor to build a facility at the AFB for a formal training unit or aircraft maintenance unit, the Department of […] More

  • Boeing, Nammo Host Ground-Tests of Ramjet 155 Long-Range Projectile - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Boeing, Nammo Host Ground-Tests of Ramjet 155 Long-Range Projectile

    Boeing has partnered with Norwegian aerospace and defense company Nammo to conduct ground-fire tests of the Ramjet 155 extended-range artillery projectile designed to enable precision fires from long distances for the U.S. Army. The partnership conducted the three-month tests in Norway to validate gun-launched survivability and performance predictions and expand the projectile’s employment envelope, Boeing […] More

  • Sig Sauer to Produce Next Gen Rifles for Army Under $4.5B Contract - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Sig Sauer to Produce Next Gen Rifles for Army Under $4.5B Contract

    Sig Sauer will deliver next generation rifles and ammunition to the U.S. Army and provide the service branch with related equipment and services under a potential 10-year, $4.5 billion follow-on production contract. The Department of Defense said the Next Generation Squad Weapons System contract covers the XM5 NGSW rifle, XM250 NGSW automatic rifle and 6.8 […] More

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