Who won August's biggest contracts?

Contract award momentum picked up in August as fourth quarter of fiscal 2014 enters its most hectic period.

August saw 46 contracts being reported, a modest increase over July’s 44.

To make the list this time around, you had to have won a contract more than $120 million.

While most of the awards were from federal agencies, there was one big contract awarded by a state government.

The top contract awards for August kicks off at number 10:

10. Dell Federal wins $120M contract to provide CDC with IT infrastructure

Dell has won a $120 million contract with the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to provide the agency with IT infrastructure, application and user support services.

9. Raytheon wins $130M to build new toll system in Massachusetts

Raytheon has won a $130 million contract to provide Massachusetts with an all electronic tolling system.

8. State taps DynCorp for global IT services under $165M task order

DynCorp International has won a $165 million task order to provide global IT services to the State Department’s Bureau of Information Resource Management.

7. Cubic Corp. wins $200M IDIQ to provide Army with training system

Cubic Corp. has won a potentially $200 million contract to supply the Army with the Army Mobile Instrumented Training System.

6. Aerospace Testing Alliance wins $224M option to support Air Force complex

Aerospace Testing Alliance has won a $224 million option to support the Air Force’s Arnold Engineering Development Complex in Manchester, Tenn.

5. Eight win $250M NOAA contract for hydrographic surveying services

Eight companies have won a $250 million contract to provide hydrographic surveying services to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s Office of Coast Survey. Click here to see who won.

4. Lockheed wins $340M extension to NASA operations assistance work

Lockheed Martin has won a $340 million contract extension to continue providing NASA with facilities development and operations support of human spaceflight missions at the Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas.

3. Harris scores $450M contract to support DISA crisis management system

Harris Corp. has won a $450 million contract to provide engineering, maintenance and program management support to the Defense Information Systems Agency.

2. Exelis to provide IT support to Army Corps of Engineers under $517M contract

Exelis has won a $517 million contract to provide the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers with enterprise information management and information technology support services.

1. Five win $2.5B contract to consolidate Navy afloat networks

Five companies have won an eight-year $2.5 billion contract to provide the Navy with Consolidated Afloat Networks and Enterprise Services (CANES) production units. Click here to see who won.

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