Daily Archives: October 16, 2012

DynCorp chief remaking the services contractor

[Translate] DynCorp chief remaking the services contractor By Marjorie Censer, Monday, October 15, 8:05 AM Since going private more than two years ago, Falls Church-based DynCorp International has kept a low profile. Purchased by Cerberus Capital Management, the contractor is based in … Continue reading

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Army taps Fluor-ManTech for logistics

[Translate] Army taps Fluor-ManTech for logistics Published: Oct. 12, 2012 at 10:14 AM IRVING, Texas, Oct. 12 (UPI) — Fluor-ManTech Logistics Solutions LLC has joined the roster of companies eligible to provide logistics services under the U.S. Army’s EAGLE contracting … Continue reading

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Monday notes in the KBR case: Indiana Guard officer testifies

[Translate] Monday notes in the KBR case: Indiana Guard officer testifies Published: Monday, October 15, 2012, 12:34 PM By Mike Francis, The Oregonian  Lawyers for Oregon soldiers suing KBR Inc. sent an Indiana Guard officer to the witness stand Monday … Continue reading

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Voice from the grave: Taped deposition of Indiana commander in KBR case

[Translate] Voice from the grave: Taped deposition of Indiana commander in KBR case Published: Friday, October 12, 2012, 4:44 PM By Mike Francis, The Oregonian The obituary photo of LTC Jim Gentry, who died of lung cancer in 2009.   … Continue reading

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Two Oregon soldiers take the stand for the first time in KBR case

[Translate] Two Oregon soldiers take the stand for the first time in KBR case Published: Monday, October 15, 2012, 5:40 PM By Mike Francis, The Oregonian After than two years of legal motions, objections, depositions and pretrial hearings, Oregon National … Continue reading

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Did KBR knowingly injure soldiers, or did it behave responsibly?

[Translate] Did KBR knowingly injure soldiers, or did it behave responsibly? Published: Wednesday, October 10, 2012, 4:06 PM By Mike Francis, The Oregonian Two very different pictures of corporate behavior emerged Wednesday in the opening arguments in the trial in … Continue reading

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