Contract Awards

Raytheon Intelligence and Space Awarded $228M USSF Contract for OCX Ground Systems; Barbara Baker Quoted


Raytheon Intelligence and Space has been awarded a U.S. Space Force (USSF) contract for a follow-on control system for the GPS satellite constellation, estimated to be valued at $228 million. The contract will expand Raytheon’s current work on an innovative ground system for Next Generation Operational Control System (OCX) GPS constellation. 

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Military-Funded Research Creates Product to Stop Critical Bleeding; Joe Lichtenhan Quoted


The Defense Health Agency (DHS) funds an effort to develop new medical technology designed to prevent battlefield hemorrhages without the need for wound compression. The StatBond chemical product can stop blood outflows via deep wound entry and immediate suppression. The team also considers StatBond's potential as a treatment for eye injuries, lung punctures and other cases where fluid loss is a threat.

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Cobham Mission Systems Awarded Subcontracts to Provide Countermeasure Systems to German Air Force’s New Eurofighters; Duncan Thorndike Quoted

Cobham Mission Systems

Cobham Mission Systems announced on Thursday that the company has secured subcontracts with the German Air Force’s Quadriga Tranche 4 Eurofighter Typhoon fleet to provide chaff and flare dispenser equipment. “Cobham Mission Systems has supported the Typhoon program from the start and has provided essential equipment for more than 550 Eurofighter Typhoon aircraft currently in service,” Thorndike added.

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Dovel Subsidiary, Medical Science & Computing Awarded $75M NIH NIDDK IDIQ; CEO Damon Griggs Quoted

Damon Griggs

Dovel Technologies announced on Thursday that a subsidiary of the company, Medical Science & Computing, LLC (MSC), has received a potential ten-year, $75 million Indefinite Delivery,  Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contract from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) to expand the NIDDK’s Central Repository Program.

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Chenega Corp. Subsidiary Receives $27M Contract to Provide Security and Access Control Services for U.S. Army Garrison-Kwajalein Atoll/ Reagan Test Site; Bradley Naylor Quoted

Chenega Corp.

Chenega Global Protection, a subsidiary of Chenega Corp., has been awarded a potential five year, $27 million contract from the U.S. Army to provide Security and Access Control services for the U.S. Army’s Garrison-Kwajalein Atoll (USAG-KA)/ Reagan test site. “We’re especially proud of the forward-deployed members of the Chenega team who continue to contribute to the security and safety of our nation’s uniformed servicemen and women,” Naylor added.

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Air Force Adds University of Dayton Research Institute to $96M Propulsion, Thermal Management Tech Project


The University of Dayton Research Institute (UDRI) will help the U.S. Air Force further develop propulsion, power and thermal management systems for military use under a potential $96 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity (IDIQ) contract. UDRI will perform work as part of the branch's Research Enabling Procurement for Aerospace Systems (REPAS) program, the Department of Defense said Monday.

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Alion Awarded $292M DOD Contract for ISR and FP Development; Alan Dietrich Quoted

Alan Dietrich

Alion Science and Technology announced on Tuesday that it has been awarded a five-year, $292 million contract for the Advancement of Integrated Persistent Expeditionary Surveillance (AIPES) and Force Protection Systems (FPS) for the U.S. Air Force Life Cycle Management Center (AFLCMC) Force Protection Division (HBU) and Naval Surface Warfare Center Crane Division (NSWC Crane). 

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DOD OIG Audit Highlights Need for Proper Tracking of Other Transactions Awarded Via Consortia

Department of Defense

The Department of Defense’s (DOD) office of inspector general (OIG) has recommended that DOD contracting personnel establish policies for tracking other transaction agreements awarded through consortia and work with the General Services Administration to update the Federal Procurement Data System-Next Generation to better track OT data. DOD should also establish controls to ensure the security of information. 

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KBR Lands $48.5M USAF Contract for Optoelectronic Research; Byron Bright Quoted

Byron Bright

KBR announced on Monday that the company has secured a $48.5 million recompete contract to support optoelectronic technology research for the U.S Air Force's Research Laboratory Sensors Directorate's Optoelectronic Technology Branch (RYDH). The five-year award will require KBR to analyze military and commercial developmental devices focusing on emerging electronic, plasmonic, electro-optic and photonic technology.

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Maximus Secures $960M in Prime Contracts to Deliver UK’s Restart Program; Bruce Caswell Quoted

Bruce Caswell

Maximus announced on Monday that the company’s subsidiary Maximus UK has secured two prime contracts, worth a total of $960 million to deliver the United Kingdom government’s restart program to more than 250,000 people across the country. Visit to cast a vote for your ten favorite executives across the government, federal and GovCon sectors.

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