Author Archives: Kathleen Smith

DoD Contracts: Compass Systems Inc. Awarded $13M for C-130 AJ Aircrafts

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Compass Systems Inc.,* Lexington Park, Maryland, is being awarded a $13,954,688 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for research, development, and delivery one Optical Sensor System Cargo Aircraft Roll-on/Roll-Off (OSSCAR) system developed for the C-130 A-J Aircraft for the Navy and other Defense Department services and agencies. This contract provides for technical and scientific research, development, integration, analysis, assessment, and test and evaluation of OSSCAR’s intelligence, surveillance, reconnaissance, and targeting systems. Work will be performed in Lexington Park, Maryland, and is expected to be completed in April 2018. Fiscal 2013 other procurement (Army), fiscal 2015 operations and maintenance (Defense Wide) and fiscal 2015 research and development (Defense Wide) funds in the amount of…

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DoD Contracts: Boston Ship Repair LLC Awarded $9M for the USNS Kanawha

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Boston Ship Repair LLC, Boston, Massachusetts, is being awarded a $9,315,047 firm-fixed-price contract for 56-calendar day shipyard availability for the regular overhaul and dry docking of the USNS Kanawha (T-AO 196). Work will include general ship services for ship clean and gas free tanks, voids, and cofferdams, hazardous waste disposal, non-destructive testing king post areas, ultrasonic thickness gauging, galley deck resurfacing, main engine governor overhaul, relief valves and pressure vessel testing, recertify ship’s elevator, cargo ballast pump overhaul, rudder and stern frame exam, propeller system maintenance, annual lifeboat recertification, rescue boat davit recertification, dry-docking and un-docking vessel, overhauling sea valves, inspection of bilge keels and underwater hull cleaning. The…

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DoD Contracts: The Boeing Co. Awarded $321M for Apache Attack Helicopters

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The Boeing Co., Mesa, Arizona, was awarded a $321,800,000 cost-plus-incentive-fee undefinitized contract to complete development of the base line Apache attack helicopter, and for the integration of modifications. Work will be performed in Mesa, Arizona, with an estimated completion date of March 31, 2018. Bids were solicited with one received. Fiscal 2015 research, development, testing, and evaluation funds in the amount of $51,460,139 were obligated at the time of the award. Army Contracting Command, Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, is the contracting activity (W58RGZ-15-C-0043).

Deloitte Consulting LLP, Alexandria, Virginia, was awarded a $7,443,792 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for Army equipping enterprise systems services necessary to perform database management, software development, integration, and business…

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Engility’s Cybersecurity Opportunities

Brigit Freedman

A discussion with Brigit Freedman, Talent Strategies Director with Engility.

What Particular Skills Sets are you Looking for to Support Your Cybersecurity Programs

Engility supports the San Antonio based 92nd Information Operations Squadron in support of their mission statement: “To assess the integrity, security, and network defense posture of AF and DoD cyber assets.” Engility executes system, vulnerability and compliance assessment, and hunt operations on Air Force bases worldwide by providing exceptional management, engineering, and technical support services. Our subject matter experts identify requirements and develop solutions for specific military applications, networks, and enterprise architectures, supporting multiple programs to determine secure architectures and site deployments.

The desired skill sets for…

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DoD Contracts: Hensel Phelps Construction Co. Awarded $62M to Support MV-22 Squadron

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Hensel Phelps Construction Co., Honolulu, Hawaii, is being awarded a $62,493,027 firm-fixed-price contract for the construction of a hangar, parking apron, and taxiway to support one MV-22 squadron at the Marine Corps Base Hawaii. The multi-story modified aircraft maintenance hangar will provide a weather protected shelter for inspection, service and maintenance. The high bay aircraft maintenance hangar will be steel frame construction with a standing seam metal roof installed over a steel metal deck. The hangar’s second floor administrative space will be steel framed with metal deck and concrete fill. Site preparation includes site clearing, excavation and preparation for construction. Paving and site improvements include grading, parking, roadway from…

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