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Veritas Capital Pursues Acquisition of PwC US Public Sector Unit

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 16, 2018 — PwC‘s U.S. public sector business will become part of Veritas Capital‘s portfolio while continuing operations under the current leadership team upon the close of a proposed acquisition deal, GovCon Wire reported Thursday. An … Continue reading

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ECS to Operate Under ‘ASGN Incorporated’ Upon $775M Acquisition by On Assignment; George Wilson Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 12, 2018 — ECS Federal and On Assignment (NYSE: ASGN) entered into an agreement last month for the latter to acquire ECS from investment firm Lindsay Goldberg and majority owner Roy Kapani under a $775 million deal, GovCon Wire … Continue reading

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Vectrus Completes SENTEL Acquisition in Push for Market, Capability Expansion; Chuck Prow Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 7, 2018 — Vectrus (NYSE: VEC) has unveiled a $36 million deal in January to acquire SENTEL in a move to expand the former’s defense, intelligence and federal civilian client base as well as its information technology, … Continue reading

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Kevin Phillips: ManTech Looks to Targeted Acquisitions, Emerging IT Areas

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 17, 2018 — ManTech International (Nasdaq: MANT) CEO Kevin Phillips has indicated the company will pursue targeted acquisitions focused on key client needs and potentially expand to emerging information technology fields, GovCon Wire reported Jan. 2. Inside … Continue reading

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Jacobs’ $3B CH2M Acquisition Pushes Through for Streamlined Operating Model

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 3, 2018 — Jacobs Engineering Group‘s (NYSE: JEC) estimated $3.27 billion acquisition of CH2M has concluded to move forward a plan to create a combined infrastructure and professional services firm potentially worth $15 billion, GovCon Wire … Continue reading

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Chenega to Buy Strategic Comms Firm in Push for Design, Digital Capability Expansion

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Dec. 15, 2017 — Chenega has entered into an agreement to purchase a Maryland-based strategic communications agency as the former seeks to expand its user-focused design and digital transformation services for customers in the public sector, GovCon Wire … Continue reading

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Northrop’s Proposed $9B Buy of Orbital ATK Gets OK From Latter’s Stockholders

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Dec. 1, 2017 — Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA) stockholders have voted to clear the company’s estimated $9.2 billion acquisition by Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) within the first half of 2018, GovCon Wire reported Thursday. Stockholders comprising more … Continue reading

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Hitachi Vantara Closes Brocade Federal Contracts & Asset Acquisition; David Turner Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 27, 2017 — The Hitachi Vantara federal business has completed its acquisition of federal service maintenance contracts and other assets from Brocade Communications Systems upon the latter’s sale to Broadcom, GovCon Wire reported Nov. 20. The definitive agreement covers … Continue reading

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Serco Targets Defense, Federal C5ISR Market With BTP Systems Buy; Dave Dacquino Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 9, 2017 — Serco‘s North American business has entered into an agreement to acquire satellite communications and radar services company BTP Systems by the end of 2017, GovCon Wire reported Oct. 24. The move is part of Serco … Continue reading

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CenturyLink Gets FCC Approval to Close Level 3 Acquisition

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 1, 2017 — CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) has received clearance from the Federal Communications Commission for the company’s $34 billion acquisition of Level 3 Communications, GovCon Wire reported Tuesday. FCC’s approval follows recent clearances from the Justice … Continue reading

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