Category Archives: Contracts

Iraqi politicians demand cancellation of contracts with ‘Blackwater-linked’ security firm based in Abu Dhabi

[Translate]  Homepage : News : Iraqi politicians demand cancellation of contracts with ‘Blackwater-linked’ security firm based in Abu Dhabi The New Arab Iraqi politicians demand cancellation of contracts with ‘Blackwater-linked’ security firm based in Abu Dhabi Four former Blackwater employees … Continue reading

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DynCorp scores $795.3 million aircraft maintenance contract

[Translate] DynCorp scores $795.3 million aircraft maintenance contract Jun 7, 2017, 2:44pm EDT James Bach Staff Reporter Washington Business Journal Related Content Moody’s a bit more optimistic on DynCorp International DynCorp gets $202.4M for trainer aircraft support services DynCorp not … Continue reading

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U.S. Army’s Management of the Heavy Lift VII Commercial Transportation Contract Requirements in the Middle East

[Translate] Audit Report 06-26-2017 Enabling Effective Acquisition and Contract Management U.S. Army’s Management of the Heavy Lift VII Commercial Transportation Contract Requirements in the Middle East (Project No. D2017-D000JB-0048.000) DODIG-2017-095 Objective We determined whether the Army properly managed the requirements … Continue reading

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Geo awarded two federal prison contract renewals worth $664 million

[Translate] Geo awarded two federal prison contract renewals worth $664 million Boca Raton-based Geo Group has won federal prison contract renewals worth $664 million. Marcia Heroux PoundsSun Sentinel Boca Raton-based prison operator Geo said Friday it has been awarded renewals … Continue reading

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Private Prison Company Geo Group Gave Generously to Trump and Now Has Lucrative Contract

[Translate] Private Prison Company Geo Group Gave Generously to Trump and Now Has Lucrative Contract By Mirren Gidda On 5/11/17 at 5:00 AM Updated | Within the Texas legislature, a controversial bill is pending. A private prisons company called the GEO … Continue reading

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DynCorp International Awarded Logistics Support Services Contract

[Translate] News | June 7, 2017 DynCorp International Awarded Logistics Support Services Contract MCLEAN, VA.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– On May 31, DynCorp International (DI) was awarded by the United States Army a firm-fixed-price contract for logistics support services for government-owned fixed-wing fleets … Continue reading

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Blackwater founder’s FSG signs security deal with Somali region

[Translate] Blackwater founder’s FSG signs security deal with Somali region Written by Reuters, Thursday, 22 June 2017 Frontier Services Group (FSG), co-founded by Erik Prince who created the U.S. security firm Blackwater, said on Thursday it would provide logistics, aviation … Continue reading

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Operational Contract Support: Actions Needed to Enhance Capabilities in the Pacific Region

[Translate] Operational Contract Support: Actions Needed to Enhance Capabilities in the Pacific Region GAO-17-428: Published: Jun 23, 2017. Publicly Released: Jun 23, 2017. View Report (PDF, 52 pages) Additional Materials: Highlights Page:  (PDF, 1 page) Full Report:  (PDF, 52 pages)

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Regulating private military security companies by contract

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Incentives in Performance-Based Logistics Contracting

[Translate] Incentives in Performance-Based Logistics Contracting Initial Findings Performance-based logistics (PBL) contracts, which have been used by private industry for decades, (particularly in the airline industry as a way to manage complex fleets) have only relatively recently begun to be … Continue reading

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