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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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Overseas Contingency Operations Contracts After Iraq

[Translate] Overseas Contingency Operations Contracts After Iraq Enabling Financial Management Research and Transparency Through Contract Labeling Contracts relying on crisis funds (including emergency funds) may bypass many safeguards built into normal spending processes. This study examines the literature on how … Continue reading

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GEO Group to Extend Housing Facility Support for Federal Bureau of Prisons

[Translate] GEO Group to Extend Housing Facility Support for Federal Bureau of Prisons Posted By: Ramona Adamson: May 30, 2017In: Industry News, News The GEO Group has secured two potential 10-year contracts from the Federal Bureau of Prisons to continue to … Continue reading

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