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  • Parsons to Help Lebanon, Georgia Monitor Land Borders; Mary Ann Hopkins Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Parsons to Help Lebanon, Georgia Monitor Land Borders; Mary Ann Hopkins Comments

    Parsons has been selected to provide border security services to Lebanon and Georgia under two task orders from the Defense Threat Reduction Agency. The company will implement systems to identify and deter weapons of mass destruction along the clients’ borders as part of Cooperative Threat Reduction Integrating Contract II, Parsons said Monday. “We look forward […] More

  • CSC to Support DTRA's Counter-WMD Efforts - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    CSC to Support DTRA’s Counter-WMD Efforts

    Computer Sciences Corp. will provide support to the Defense Threat Reduction Agency for efforts to address the threat of chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear and high-yield explosives under a $10.3 million contract. The Defense Department said Friday CSC will contribute its technical expertise, operational proficiency, policy knowledge, assistance teams and services for collective training and process development. According to DoD, […] More

  • Battelle, Rhombus Team to Pursue DoD Nuclear Threat Detection Program; Matthew Shaw Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Battelle, Rhombus Team to Pursue DoD Nuclear Threat Detection Program; Matthew Shaw Comments

    Battelle has partnered with Rhombus Power to develop and offer platforms for detecting nuclear and radiological materials to the U.S. Defense Department. The companies plan to jointly compete for the agency’s Man Portable Radiation Detection System development program, Battelle said Thursday. Rhombus Power builds nuclear threat detectors for customers in the security, intelligence and defense […] More

  • DTRA Taps Raytheon Surveillance System for Moldova Border Project; David Appel Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    DTRA Taps Raytheon Surveillance System for Moldova Border Project; David Appel Comments

    Raytheon will provide an electro-optical and infrared surveillance system for Moldova’s border security initiatives under a potential $12.9 million contract from the Defense Threat Reduction Agency. The company said Friday the contract also includes training and sustainment services and the eventual handover of all related functions to the Moldova government, which wants to prevent the transport of weapons of mass destruction. David Appel, […] More

  • William Caragol: PositiveID to Demo Threat Detection Tools for DTRA Through Leidos Partnership - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    William Caragol: PositiveID to Demo Threat Detection Tools for DTRA Through Leidos Partnership

    Biological detection technology maker PositiveID will offer a handheld diagnostics system and airborne threat detector to the Defense Threat Reduction Agency as a partner with Leidos under a potential 10-year, $4 billion research-and-development contract. The companies signed a teaming agreement in 2012 to work together on projects involving systems engineering and integration, and biological detection and diagnostics, PositiveID said Wednesday. Leidos […] More

  • John Fratamico: Leidos to Help DTRA Build Anti-WMD Tech Under $7B IDIQ - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    John Fratamico: Leidos to Help DTRA Build Anti-WMD Tech Under $7B IDIQ

    Leidos will help the Defense Threat Reduction Agency research and develop measures to counter weapons of mass destruction under a potential 10-year, $7 billion contract. The company said Thursday it will compete for task orders to perform work under the Combating Weapons of Mass Destruction Research and Technology Development vehicle. DTRA seeks to acquire science and […] More

  • Terri Spoonhour: Alion Picks Up Spot on Potential $4B WMD Countermeasures Vehicle - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Terri Spoonhour: Alion Picks Up Spot on Potential $4B WMD Countermeasures Vehicle

    Alion Science and Technology has been awarded a position on a potential 10-year, $4 billion contract to help the Defense Threat Reduction Agency research and develop technologies for countering weapons of mass destruction. DTRA selected Alion as one of seven contractors that will compete for task orders to perform anti-WMD  software and hardware systems R&D, […] More

  • Mary Ann Hopkins: Parsons Team Worked to Help Destroy Libya's Chemical Weapons - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Mary Ann Hopkins: Parsons Team Worked to Help Destroy Libya’s Chemical Weapons

    Parsons worked with UXB International and Dynasafe International under a U.S. government program to help secure then destroy chemical weapons in Libya, as a prime contractor in the Cooperative Threat Reduction Integrating Contract II. The Nunn-Lugar CTR Program was funded by the Defense Threat Reduction Agency and tasked Parsons with securing the weapons storage facility and destruction area, […] More

  • SAIC Teams with IntegenX to Pursue Threat Reduction IDIQs - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    SAIC Teams with IntegenX to Pursue Threat Reduction IDIQs

    Science Applications International Corp. has teamed with IntegenX to jointly pursue Defense Threat Reduction Agency contracts for supporting the detection of weapons of mass destruction. SAIC will integrate its software and biodefense capability with IntegenX's RapidHIT System to offer an integrated system that uses DNA-based identification of biothreat agents. “Teaming with SAIC will give the U.S. government […] More

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