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Many businesses around the globe have halted or reduced operations to help combat the spread of the novel coronavirus which causes the sometimes fatal COVID-19 respiratory illness. Major employers such as Tyson Foods Inc <TSN.N> and Intel Corp <INTC.O> are experimenting with thermal cameras to ensure workers do not enter factories with potential illness, a critical part of maintaining production during the pandemic that could become more widespread as economies reopen. Thermal camera companies such as U.S.-based FLIR Systems Inc <FLIR.O>, UK-based Thermoteknix Systems Ltd and Israel's Opgal Optronic Industries Ltd say the surge in interest has caused a sales spike - with some tripling quarterly revenue or selling as many units in a few weeks as they had in more than five years.
Lockheed Martin's (LMT) LRASM integrates an enhanced digital anti-jam Global Positioning System to detect and destroy specific targets in the sea.
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Keene's addition to ADP's board is part of the company's efforts to fortify its human capital management (HCM) technology portfolio.
Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) and Kaggle, in partnership with PBS KIDS, today announced the winners of the 2019 Data Science Bowl® which challenged participants to use artificial intelligence (AI) to advance innovation in educational media for young children. Over the course of 90 days, thousands of data scientists used AI to create algorithms to analyze anonymous game-play data from PBS KIDS Measure Up!, a free game-based learning app. The winners’ algorithms most effectively analyzed data about how children use the app to predict users’ performance on in-game math assessments. The submissions will help to improve the technology behind these educational games, as measuring performance is a key step towards providing experiences that are tailored to the needs of individual users.
In the latest trading session, Lockheed Martin (LMT) closed at $361.36, marking a +1.71% move from the previous day.
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Science Applications' (SAIC) contract win from the Department of Information Resources is expected to fortify its expertise in cross-functional cybersecurity operations.
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Bombardier is taking early steps to revive assembly of its most lucrative business jets after production was halted for weeks because of the coronavirus outbreak, even as the pandemic risks sapping demand for corporate aircraft. Bombardier will bring some employees back to its Toronto plant on Monday for pre-flight activities to support the resumption of operations there on April 27, company spokeswoman Anna Cristofaro said by email. "Bombardier continues to take the necessary steps and precautions to safeguard the health of all its employees, and we remain in close contact with public health officials," Cristofaro said.
Many businesses around the globe have halted or reduced operations to help combat the spread of the novel coronavirus which causes the sometimes fatal COVID-19 respiratory illness. Major employers such as Tyson Foods Inc and Intel Corp are experimenting with thermal cameras to ensure workers do not enter factories with potential illness, a critical part of maintaining production during the pandemic that could become more widespread as economies reopen. Thermal camera companies such as U.S.-based FLIR Systems Inc, UK-based Thermoteknix Systems Ltd and Israel's Opgal Optronic Industries Ltd say the surge in interest has caused a sales spike - with some tripling quarterly revenue or selling as many units in a few weeks as they had in more than five years.
Lockheed Martin is taking further steps to aid important supply chain businesses that help deliver national security for our nation and its allies, and will continue to support those on the front lines of the medical crisis impacting our local communities.
The Pentagon will pay defense contractors for sick time or if healthy workers can't get to job sites due to the coronavirus outbreak, according to a memo seen by Reuters. The memo, signed late Wednesday by the Pentagon's acquisition office, aims to keep the defense industrial workforce intact and ward off layoffs if plants have to close or workers stay at home by reimbursing the sick leave through the end of the government's fiscal year in September. Boeing Co and others have been hit by plant closures due to the virus, and this kind of directive could pay the salaries of those workers affected.
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., April 09, 2020 -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) will release its first quarter 2020 financial results on Thursday, May 7, and host an earnings.
Welcome to another edition of DFW Defense, where we scour U.S. Department of Defense contracts to see which companies and organizations with North Texas ties are getting money from the government. In March, defense companies in DFW saw high deal flow even though the economy is entering a recession due to fallout from COVID-19.
Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) today announced its 2020 Annual Meeting of Stockholders will be conducted exclusively online by remote communication due to public health concerns regarding the coronavirus (COVID-19) and government-recommended and required limits on gatherings and events. A virtual event will assist in protecting the health and safety of the Corporation's stockholders, employees and the community.
PASCAGOULA, Miss., April 08, 2020 -- Huntington Ingalls Industries’ (NYSE: HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division officially started fabrication of the Arleigh Burke-class (DDG.
The order was booked in the Company’s fiscal 2020 third quarter and is expected to be shipped over the next several quarters. “Mercury solutions are designed to be the most rugged, durable and highest performing available to meet the rigorous demands of military and commercial customers,” said Joe Plunkett, Mercury’s Vice President and General Manager for Mercury’s Sensor Processing group. Mercury is accelerating innovation for its customers as the Company bridges the gap between commercial technology and defense applications to meet the industry’s current and emerging needs.
Many of the city's museums and cultural institutions are switching to virtual programing in order to keep in touch with customers during the coronavirus pandemic. For private museums, that isn't alleviating many of their concerns about when, and whether, they'll be able to reopen — or sustain a healthy cash flow when they do. Take the National Children's Museum, which opened its doors Feb. 24 in downtown D.C. after months of delays and ultimately being closed more than five years.
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