Category Archives: Contracts

KBR Hit With FCA Suit Over ‘Excess’ LOGCAP III Supplies

KBR Hit With FCA Suit Over ‘Excess’ LOGCAP III Supplies By Linda Chiem Law360, New York (October 10, 2014, 7:07 PM ET) — Defense contracting giant KBR Inc. has been accused of buying hundreds of millions of dollars of excessive … Continue reading

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South Sudan Hires Ex-Blackwater Chief to Restore War-Damaged Oil Facilities

South Sudan Hires Ex-Blackwater Chief to Restore War-Damaged Oil Facilities By Ilya Gridneff Dec 18, 2014 8:19 AM ET Photographer: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg Erik Prince ran Blackwater from 1997 to 2010, when the company earned an estimated $1… Read More The … Continue reading

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Largest family detention center for immigrants opens in Texas

Largest family detention center for immigrants opens in Texas By Jim Forsyth DILLEY, Texas Mon Dec 15, 2014 5:25pm EST (Reuters) – Saying our borders are “not open to illegal migration,” Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson on Monday opened in … Continue reading

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Serco wins renewal of Australian immigration centre contract

FINANCE Serco wins renewal of Australian immigration centre contract The Telegraph Online Alan Tovey Industry Editor 11 December 2014 11:13 Welcome boost for embattled company as Australian government extends £1bn deal for Serco to run detention centres – but UK … Continue reading

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Contractor CEO Pleads Guilty to 20-Year Fraud of USAID

Contractor CEO Pleads Guilty to 20-Year Fraud of USAID By Charles S. Clark 12:47 PM ET November 25, 2014 Andrey_Popov / Shutterstock.com A former CEO of a New Jersey-based construction contractor has pleaded guilty to conspiracy to defraud the federal … Continue reading

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Serco Inc.

Serco Inc. B-410676.2: Dec 12, 2014 Serco Inc., of Reston, Virginia, protests the Department of the Army’s issuance of bridge task order (TO) No. W91WAW-11-D-0031-2E21, for support of the Installation Management Command Army OneSource Outreach Program, to Armed Forces Services … Continue reading

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DOD Contract Services: Improved Planning and Implementation of Fiscal Controls Needed

DOD Contract Services: Improved Planning and Implementation of Fiscal Controls Needed GAO-15-115: Published: Dec 11, 2014. Publicly Released: Dec 11, 2014. Highlights Recommendations View Report (PDF, 35 pages) Additional Materials: Highlights Page:  (PDF, 1 page) Full Report:  (PDF, 35 pages) Accessible … Continue reading

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Psychologists’ $81M Torture Contract Exposes CIA’s ‘Remarkably Broad’ Acquisition Authorities

Psychologists’ $81M Torture Contract Exposes CIA’s ‘Remarkably Broad’ Acquisition Authorities By Charles S. Clark December 10, 2014 Former CIA Director Michael Hayden Kevin Wolf/AP file photo Among many controversial CIA actions described in the Senate Intelligence Committee’s new report on … Continue reading

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G4S and Serco won Government contracts when they were meant to be out in the cold

G4S and Serco won Government contracts when they were meant to be out in the cold There are only a few companies big enough to take on all the work the Government is throwing at the private sector. Tagged: A … Continue reading

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CIA ’s torture experts got millions, face new scrutiny

CIA ’s torture experts got millions, face new scrutiny Michael Doyle and Marisa Taylor McClatchy Washington Bureau 10 December 2014 WASHINGTON The well-paid psychologists had a plan and a contract to make terrorists talk. And when Khalid Sheikh Mohammed resisted, … Continue reading

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