A number of companies won contracts during Thanksgiving week. Here's a round up of the major IT related awards that came out while Washington Technology was closed for the holiday.
November, like October before it, saw another decrease in the number of contract awards reported, but there were still some huge contract wins. Who made the list?
MISSILE DEFENSE AGENCY
Boeing has won a sole-sourced, $325 million contract to support the Missile Defense Agency’s Ballistic Missile Defense System.
Weighing in at 67 contract awards, September sticks with tradition and records the most contract awards of the year. Who landed in the top 10?
SPECIAL OPERATIONS COMMAND
Boeing Co. has won a $49.6 million contract to provide the Special Operations Command with engineering and other services for attack helicopters.
Insitu Inc. has won a $7.3 million order with the Navy to deliver hardware repairs and modifications to the ScanEagle unmanned air systems owned by the government of Poland.
Insitu Inc. has won a $300 million contract with the Navy to provide operational and maintenance services for the Special Operations Command's ScanEagle UAV.
August saw a slight slow down in the number of contract awards that Washington Technology covered, but dollar values are up, and the pace is still strong compared to earlier in the year. Who are the big winners?
DEFENSE MICROELECTRONICS ACTIVITY
Eight companies have won extensions to their Advanced Technology Support Program III contracts by another $1.3 billion, allowing them to continue their work supporting obsolete and difficult to maintain technologies.
The Navy has given the go ahead to four companies to continue their design development for the UCLASS aircraft, meant to give carriers added surveillance and defense capabilities .
Boeing Co. looked ahead in 2012 to avoid this year's fiscal storms by restructuring and reinvesting savings to build its cyber and command and control businesses and as a result it solidified its Top 100 ranking.
Boeing Co. has won a contract option to provide the Navy with logistics support services for its C-40A aircraft fleet.