What’s hot in today’s market
The deals of 2008 show where buyers expect the government to put its priorities and money in the years ahead. Some deals also demonstrate the importance of procurement vehicles as companies made acquisitions to gain access to important contracts, such as the Homeland Security Department’s Enterprise Acquisition Gateway for Leading Edge Solutions (EAGLE).
Training and logistics
Boeing Co. Federated Software Group Inc.
Lockheed Martin Corp. Eagle Group Inc.
Cubic Corp. Omega Training Group Inc.
Health information technology
General Dynamics Corp. ViPS Inc.
Kforce Inc. dNovus
Vangent Inc. Aptiv Technology Partners LLC
ICF International Jones and Stokes
AEA Technology plc Project Performance Corp.
Excellere Partners Acquisition Solutions Inc.
MacAulay Brown Inc. Gray Research Inc.
New Mountain Capital LLC Camber Corp.
ManTech International Corp. Emerging Technologies Group
Raytheon Co. SI Government Solutions Inc.
Unmanned aerial vehicles
Boeing Co. Insitu Inc.
Abraxas Corp. Aerodyne Inc.
Command and control
Northrop Grumman Corp. 3001 International Inc.
SRA International Inc. Era Systems Corp.
Access to EAGLE contract
Dynamics Research Corp. Kadix Systems
Apptis Inc. Base One Technologies Ltd.
QinetiQ Group plc 3H Technology LLC
Source: Houlihan Lokey