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  • Baird’s John Song Weighs in on KBR Acquisition of LinQuest - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Baird’s John Song Weighs in on KBR Acquisition of LinQuest

    KBR has entered into a definitive agreement to purchase LinQuest Corporation – a company focused on engineering, data analytics and digital integration – for $737 million.  Baird served as the exclusive financial advisor for the deal, through which KBR intends to unlock new opportunities for revenue growth and meet the needs of clients and the wider […] More

  • Tyto Athene Finalizes Acquisition of MindPoint Group - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Tyto Athene Finalizes Acquisition of MindPoint Group

    Tyto Athene has completed its acquisition of managed cybersecurity services provider MindPoint Group, first announced last month. In light of the acquisition, MindPoint President Patti Chanthaphone will assume the position of Tyto’s federal civilian group president, where she will work to accelerate future cyber growth, the Arlington Capital Partners portfolio company said Tuesday. Dennis Kelly, CEO of Tyto, […] More

  • Exiger Expands Supply Chain Management Platform Capabilities With Versed AI Acquisition - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Exiger Expands Supply Chain Management Platform Capabilities With Versed AI Acquisition

    Exiger, a supply chain and third-party risk artificial intelligence company, has acquired University of Cambridge spin-out Versed AI in an effort to expand its AI-powered supply chain visibility, data and mapping capabilities. The company said Monday Versed AI’s product breakdown technology works to streamline multi-tier supplier network extraction and aggregation and integrating it to Exiger’s […] More

  • Report: Boeing Proposes Funding Spirit AeroSystems Reacquisition With Stock - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Report: Boeing Proposes Funding Spirit AeroSystems Reacquisition With Stock

    Boeing initially planned to reacquire Spirit AeroSystems in an all-cash transaction but made a last-minute move by proposing to fund its purchase of the aircraft parts manufacturer using mostly company stock, The Wall Street Journal reported Monday. According to people familiar with the negotiation, the two parties discussed a deal in which Boeing would acquire […] More

  • Honeywell to Acquire CAES for $1.9B in Cash; Vimal Kapur & Mike Kahn Quoted - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Honeywell to Acquire CAES for $1.9B in Cash; Vimal Kapur & Mike Kahn Quoted

    Honeywell will purchase CAES Systems Holdings from private equity firm Advent International for approximately $1.9 billion in an effort to enhance its defense technologies in air, land, sea and space domains. The all-cash transaction will bring CAES’ radio frequency technologies, skilled engineers and automated facilities to Honeywell and help the latter expand aerospace expertise and […] More

  • VTG Eyes Accelerated IC-Focused Growth Strategy With Clear Cloud Acquisition - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    VTG Eyes Accelerated IC-Focused Growth Strategy With Clear Cloud Acquisition

    VTG looks to strengthen its digital transformation capabilities with its recent acquisition of Clear Cloud, a provider of software, cloud and data engineering products and services for intelligence community customers. The Chantilly, Virginia-based national security company said Monday its purchase of Clear Cloud is also an effort to accelerate VTG’s IC-focused growth strategy. “The acquisition […] More

  • TransDigm to Acquire Test and Measurement Products Provider Raptor Scientific for $655M - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    TransDigm to Acquire Test and Measurement Products Provider Raptor Scientific for $655M

    Aircraft component producer TransDigm is acquiring Raptor Scientific, an L Squared Capital Partners portfolio company that provides aerospace and defense customers with test and measurement products. The acquisition is worth approximately $655 million and is expected to be financed using existing cash on hand, TransDigm said Tuesday. TransDigm President and CEO Kevin Stein expressed excitement […] More

  • BCS Acquires Allegient Defense From NowVertical Group - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    BCS Acquires Allegient Defense From NowVertical Group

    A BCS subsidiary has acquired Allegient Defense, an Arlington, Virginia-based systems engineering and technical assistance provider, from Canada-based data analytics and artificial intelligence company NowVertical Group. NOW said Monday the divestment will help reduce debt and enable the company to make strategic investments in core areas. “This transaction allows us to streamline our integration operations, […] More

  • Tetra Tech's Government Services Group Expands With Addition of Convergence; Dan Batrack Quoted - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Tetra Tech’s Government Services Group Expands With Addition of Convergence; Dan Batrack Quoted

    Tetra Tech has acquired Convergence Controls & Engineering for an undisclosed sum as part of its move to broaden its digital water and energy practices. Tetra Tech said Thursday it will integrate Convergence with its government services group. Convergence is a Littleton, Colorado-based process automation and systems integration company focused on providing advanced data analytics, […] More

  • EnerSys to Acquire Bren-Tronics for $208M - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    EnerSys to Acquire Bren-Tronics for $208M

    Stored energy technologies provider EnerSys has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire for $208 million Bren-Tronics, a manufacturer of portable power products for defense customers. EnerSys said Thursday it expects to close the all-cash transaction by the second quarter of 2024. Following the acquisition, Bren-Tronics will be integrated into EnerSys’ Specialty business. EnerSys President […] More

  • SES to Acquire Intelsat for $3.1B; Dave Wajsgras Quoted - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    SES to Acquire Intelsat for $3.1B; Dave Wajsgras Quoted

    SES and Intelsat have agreed on a $3.1 billion acquisition deal that would see the U.S. satellite services provider combine with the Luxembourg-based satellite firm to establish a multi-orbit operator with expanded coverage, resources and capabilities to support customers. In a joint announcement Tuesday, both companies said existing cash and equivalents, as well as new […] More