Tag Archives: Virginia

Siemens, NPS Install Solar Panels at Virginia’s Manassas National Battlefield Park; Barbara Humpton Comments

A Siemens subsidiary and the National Park Service have deployed two solar panels at Manassas National Battlefield Park in Virginia under a $29 million Energy Savings Performance contract that Siemens’ federal business secured in 2014. NPS said Jan. 5 that Siemens Government Technologies installed the solar array systems at the park’s ranger …

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Engineering Services Network to Support NUWC Newport’s Module Test & Repair Program

Engineering Services Network will provide logistics and technical support for the module test and repair program of the Naval Undersea Warfare Center – Newport Division under a potential five-year, $13.5 million contract. The company said Wednesday the contract covers life-cycle support and repairs for circuit card assemblies and electronic modules at the NUWC …

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General Dynamics Mission Systems to Sponsor Mach37 Cyber Accelerator; Nadia Short Comments

Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe has announced that General Dynamics Mission Systems, a business unit of General Dynamics will act as a sponsor and provide funds for the Mach37 Cyber Accelerator program. The sponsorship works to help the business accelerator launch new startups and cyber platforms in Virginia, the governor’s office said Tuesday. “Mach37 gives us access …

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Huntington Ingalls Unveils Facility for Virginia-Class Submarine Crews; Ken Mahler Comments

A Huntington Ingalls Industries division has launched a new building in Newport News, Virginia, to provide work and training spaces for the crews of future Virginia-class submarines. The Newport News Shipbuilding division’s pre-commissioning unit facility houses office spaces, bunk rooms for sailors, hospital corpsmen’s offices, galleys, classrooms and a calibration laboratory, …

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Iron Mountain to Open Sterling-Based Federal Records Storage Center; Ernest Cloutier Comments

Iron Mountain will open a new center Tuesday that will store government records for federal agencies that seek to comply with policies to reduce their physical footprints. Rep. Barbara Comstock (R-Va.) is scheduled to attend the ribbon-cutting ceremony at the federal records facility in Sterling, Virginia, Iron Mountain said Wednesday. “A well-managed offsite records …

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LexisNexis Deploys Reporting Tool for Norfolk Police Dept; Roy Marler Comments

Norfolk, Va.’s police department has started to implement a LexisNexis Risk Solutions-built reporting tool. Lexis Nexis’ Desk Officer Reporting System works to help users submit crime reports online and communicate directly with police personnel in multiple languages, including Spanish, LexisNexis said Monday. The police department also has become the first East Coast …

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4 Fairfax County-HQ Contractors Hold Spots on 2015 Fortune 500 List; Gerald Gordon Comments

Eight companies with headquarters in Fairfax County, Va. — including four government contractors — have been cited on Fortune magazine’s “Fortune 500” list for 2015. Based on 2014 revenues, the GovCon firms named to the magazine’s list are General Dynamics, Northrop Grumman, Computer Sciences Corp., and Booz Allen Hamilton, the Fairfax County Economic Development …

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Bechtel-Siemens Consortium to Start Work on Virginia Natural Gas Plant

Bechtel and Siemens will soon start construction on a natural gas power plant in Loudoun County, Virginia, after securing funds for the facility through Panda Power Funds. Bechtel will provide engineering and procurement services and installation, construction and commissioning procedures for the Panda Stonewall facility, while Siemens will supply the natural gas and …

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