Archive: Business/Financial

United Kingdom To Spend $122 Million For Tomahawk Weapon System, Support

The United Kingdom is looking to spend upwards of $122 million for the sale of and follow-on support for Tomahawk Weapon System (TWS) as well as associated equipment and services, the Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) reported. The sale includes missile modifications, maintenance, spare and repair parts, system and test equipment, engineering support, communications equipment, […]

I.D. Systems Ready to Bring Vehicle Tracking System to Market

I.D. Systems, Inc. [IDSY] has completed development of its wireless asset management system that can be used to track vehicles operating in airports and has begun to market the AvRamp system to airports. The New Jersey-based company was recently awarded a small contract by Quatrotec, Inc., for a pilot deployment of AvRamp at San Francisco […]

Senture Security Solutions Helping Lockheed Martin on TWIC

Senture Security Solutions, LLC, says it has received a subcontract from Lockheed Martin [LMT] to establish enrollment centers near maritime ports where applicants and apply and enroll for their Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC). The value of the award wasn’t disclosed. Senture says its employees have helped deploy the Defense Department’s Common Access Card, the […]

Briefing

*General Dynamics [GD] received a potential five-year, $48.2 million contract from the Department of Homeland Security to provide cyber situational awareness support, analysis and technical and infrastructure support to the U.S. Computer Emergency Readiness Team (US-CERT). US-CERT is the operational arm of DHS’ National Cyber Security Division and is a partnership between DHS and the […]

Army, Opus East LLC., Close Deal For Aberdeen Proving Ground Development

Construction begins next week on Government and Technology Enterprise (G.A.T.E.), a 200-acre development at Aberdeen Proving Ground, Aberdeen, Md., officials from the Army and Opus East LLC said. "We are thrilled to have signed the G.A.T.E. deal and look forward to holding a ground-breaking ceremony on Dec. 17," James Lee, president and CEO of Opus […]

NSSC Acquires Perimeter Intrusion Detection Technology from Siemens

Nuclear Security Services Corp. (NSSC), a provider of critical infrastructure protection solutions to various industries, has acquired a volumetric-based perimeter alarm system from Siemens Building Technologies (SBT), in an effort to improve its competitive advantages with the technology in new markets. Terms of the deal weren’t disclosed. NSSC, a private company based in Illinois, previously […]

Cross Match Takes Stake In Document Authentication Firm

Cross Match Technologies yesterday said it has acquired a minority stake in document authentication software developer AssureTec Systems to position itself to be able to offer more complete identity management solutions. Financial terms of the investment weren’t disclosed. Cross Match does get one seat on AssureTec’s four member board of directors. Cross Match’s main sales […]

The Tauri Group Awarded Potential $85M to Support DTRA

The consulting firm The Tauri Group received a potential five-year, $85 million task order as part of an indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity contract to provide advisory and assistance services to the Defense Threat Reduction Agency’s (DTRA) Chemical and Biological Technologies Directorate. The directorate provides science and technology support to DTRA and the Defense Department’s Chemical […]

EDS Gets $11.6M VA Award for HSPD-12 Smart Cards

EDS Corp. [EDS] received an $11.6 million contract from the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to support the implementation and deployment of Personal Identity Verification cards to all VA employees, affiliates and contractors in compliance with HSPD-12. EDS says it has worked with the VA on previous identity management projects such as the Authentication and […]

ICF International Enters DHS Mentor Prot�g� Program

ICF International [ICFI] is partnering with Log-In Systems, Inc. (LIS), a small service-disabled veteran-owned business, under the Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) Mentor Prot�g� program. LIS specializes in program management, strategic planning, grant management, financial management, logistics support, quality management and certification, operational planning and transitional management. Under Mentor-Prot�g� programs, large business prime contractors provide […]