Deals this week: Pacific Architects and Engineers, iGov Technologies

26 October 2018 (Last Updated October 26th, 2018 10:25)

Defence and government services contractor Pacific Architects and Engineers has secured a $2.4bn five-year contract from the US Army to provide quick response training for allied forces.

Defence and government services contractor Pacific Architects and Engineers has secured a $2.4bn five-year contract from the US Army to provide quick response training for allied forces.

The US Army Contracting Command Orlando, along with the Program Executive Office, has signed an Enterprise Training Services contract with the company to provide simulation, training and instrumentation to the forces.

Pacific Architects and Engineers will provide training systems, exercise planning, management and support, under the contract.

The contract also includes quick response and operational training, as well as assistance to army personnel operating in multiple environments.

Based in Virginia, US, Pacific Architects and Engineers offers logistics and stability operations to clients across the globe.

The US Army Contracting Command has awarded a $37.4bn Responsive Strategic Sourcing for Services (RS3) contract to iGov Technologies.

The company will provide services in the fields of engineering, logistics, training, acquisition, research and development, and evaluation under the ten-year contract.

US-based iGov Technologies provides professional, information technology support services and tactical solutions to its clients worldwide.

MacAulay-Brown (MacB) subsidiary Alion has secured a $500m contract from the US Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA) to provide intelligence and strategic warning services.

The company will also carry out research and development under DIA’s HELIOS programme.

MacB is one of the nine companies preferred under the HELIOS programme.

“The US Army has awarded a $193m modification contract to General Atomics Aeronautical Systems to provide logistics services for the Gray Eagle unmanned aircraft system.”

It is designed to expand and develop technical areas such as lasers, long-range intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR), and counter-unmanned aerial systems (C-UAS) capabilities.

It aims to improve situational awareness and provide layered defence and operational capabilities for combat forces.

The ten-year contract will be carried out in Alexandria and Vienna in Virginia, US, in addition to other government locations.

The US Army has awarded a $193m modification contract to General Atomics Aeronautical Systems to provide logistics services for the Gray Eagle unmanned aircraft system.

Work will be carried out in Poway, California, until April.

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems provides unmanned aerial vehicles and radar solutions.

The US Army National Guard has awarded an $89m contract to AM General to provide 740 new M1152A1 High Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicles (HMMWV).

The company has also secured a $121m five-year Systems Technical Support (STS) services contract, bringing the total contract value to $210m.

Delivery of the M1152A1 single-cab vehicles with open cargo area is expected to start in the second quarter of 2019.

The company will also support government task orders for a range of services, including engineering, quality assurance projects, and logistics.