Category Archives: Companies

DynCorp International awarded an $83,373,932 contract

Contracts for October 20, 2014 10/20/2014 04:59 PM CDT   FOR RELEASE AT 5 p.m. ET No. CR-201-14 October 20, 2014     CONTRACTS   NAVY   DynCorp International LLC, Fort Worth, Texas, is being awarded an $83,373,932 firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery, … Continue reading

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Progress on car shipments difficult to measure, verify

Progress on car shipments difficult to measure, verify Oct. 17, 2014 – 02:58PM | By Karen Jowers Staff writer TRANSCOM chief tells vehicle shipping company to shape up Delays affect 80 percent of troops’ overseas auto shipments TRANSCOM deploys teams … Continue reading

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Serco faces $680,000 hit in fines

Serco faces $680,000 hit in fines Phoebe Wearne and Daniel Emerson The West Australian October 16, 2014, 5:41 aml The West Australian WA’s private prison operator Serco is facing fines of up to $680,000 for a series of prisoner escapes … Continue reading

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Goldmine A Critical Look at the Commercialization of Afghan Demining

Goldmine  A Critical Look at the Commercialization of Afghan Demining  For paper click above link

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DynCorp International Named Major Contractor of the Year by the Army Aviation Association of America

DynCorp International Named Major Contractor of the Year by the Army Aviation Association of America Business Wire 16 October 2014 08:00, MCLEAN, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–October 16, 2014– DynCorp International (DI) today announced that it has been recognized by the Army Aviation … Continue reading

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G4S delays probe of prison after claims of torture

G4S delays probe of prison after claims of torture by Wyndham Hartley, 15 October 2014, 05:43 Picture: SUNDAY TIMES Related articles G4S rejects £1.6bn bid for cash solutions arm INTERNATIONAL security firm G4S is delaying finalisation of the investigation into … Continue reading

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Former UK Defence Staff Chief Joins DynCorp

Oct. 15, 2014 5:25 PM   |   Former UK Defence Staff Chief Joins DynCorp Former UK Chief of the Defence Staff Gen. Sir David Richards has become chairman of DynCorp’s UK advisory board. (Peter Macdiarmid/ / Getty Images) Written by ANDREW … Continue reading

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Historical article of the day – Vinnell Corp., Targeted in Riyadh Before, Loses 9 More Workers

ATTACK IN SAUDI ARABIA Vinnell Corp., Targeted in Riyadh Before, Loses 9 More Workers May 14, 2003|James Gerstenzang | Times Staff Writer WASHINGTON — Of the seven military and police forces in Saudi Arabia, perhaps none is more important than … Continue reading

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Riyadh Gunman who Killed an American Co-Worker and was Born in the US Identified as Abdulaziz bin Fahd Al-Rasheed

Riyadh Gunman who Killed an American Co-Worker and was Born in the US Identified as Abdulaziz bin Fahd Al-Rasheed SUSTG Team| 10.14.14 An American was shot and killed in a car in Riyadh today by a 25 year-old Saudi citizen … Continue reading

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NSA Documents Suggest a Close Working Relationship Between NSA, U.S. Companies

NSA Documents Suggest a Close Working Relationship Between NSA, U.S. Companies Documents describe “contractual relationships” between NSA and U.S. companies, as well as undercover operatives at some U.S. companies. by Jeff Larson and Julia Angwin ProPublica, Oct. 15, 2014, 10:59 … Continue reading

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