DoD Contracts: The Boeing Co. Awarded $43M for CH-47 Weapons Systems

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The Boeing Co., Ridley Park, Pa. was awarded a $43,340,932 modification (P00003) to contract W58RGZ-13-C-0114 to support fielding new equipment and equipment training for units receiving the CH-47F weapons system. Fiscal 2014 other procurement funds in the amount of $43,340,932 were obligated at the time of the award. Estimated completion dated is Feb. 29, 2016. Work will be performed at continental United States and overseas locations. Army Contracting Command, Redstone Arsenal, Ala., is the contracting activity.

Ensign-Bickford Aerospace & Defense Co., Simsbury, Conn., was awarded a $26,977,402 firm-fixed-price contract to test, manufacture, package and deliver M21/M23 blasting cap assemblies. Funding and work performance location will be determined with each…

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DoD Contracts: Lockheed Martin Corp. Awarded $54M for F-35 Lot VII

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Lockheed Martin Corp., Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Co., Fort Worth, Texas, is being awarded a $54,574,234 modification to a previously awarded fixed-price-incentive-fee, cost-plus-incentive-fee contract (N00019-12-C-0004) for production non-recurring technical assistance in support of the F-35 Lot VII effort for the U.S. Navy, U.S. Air Force, and international partner governments. Services to be provided includes manufacturing technology transfer and planning tasks required to ensure a manufacturing base with sufficient technical knowledge to support F-35 production requirements. Work will be performed in El Segundo, Calif. (38 percent); Fort Worth, Texas (24 percent); Warton, United Kingdom (16.5 percent); San Diego, Calif. (14 percent); Orlando, Fla. (3.4 percent); Nashua, N.H. (2.3 percent); Palmdale, Calif.…

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Recruiting Roundup: More #GameofThrones, Don’t Blame Your ATS

Our picks for the week’s best recruiting news:

Moderates make the best leaders. Game of Thrones.Kris Dunn rolls up Abraham Lincoln, Game of Thrones and leadership guidance, all in one in Moderates Make the Best Leaders.

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Ben Gotkin asks you to help him start a movement in Don’t Blame Your ATS.

Matt Charney wants you to get a People-Centric View of Your Email Life.

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DoD Contracts: iRobot Corp. Awarded $59M for Man Transportable Robotic Systems

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iRobot Corp., Bedford, Mass., is being awarded a $59,220,496 modification to previously awarded contract (N00174-11-D-0013) for the procurement of Man Transportable Robotic System (MTRS) production systems, depot level repair parts, spare kits, depot repair services, parts supply, training, engineering enhancements, configuration management, and approved accessories. The MTRS is a small robotic vehicle used by explosive ordnance disposal technicians to conduct remote reconnaissance, render safe, and/or dispose of explosive devices. Work will be performed in Bedford, Mass., and is expected to be completed by April 2015. Fiscal 2014 operations and maintenance, Army and fiscal 2014 operations and maintenance, Navy contract funds in the amount of $720,500 will expire at the…

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DoD Contracts: American Overseas Marine, LLC Awarded $32M for Roll-on/Roll-off Ships

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American Overseas Marine LLC, Quincy, Mass., is being awarded a $32,668,153 modification under a previously awarded firm-fixed price contract (N00033-10-C-5300) to exercise a one-year option period for the operation and maintenance of seven large, medium-speed, roll-on/roll-off ships. These seven ships support the deployed military forces worldwide. Work will be performed worldwide at sea and is expected to be completed by April 2015. Working capital contract funds in the amount of $14,616,880 are being obligated at the time of award. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The U.S. Navy’s Military Sealift Command, Washington,…

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