The Gazette: Colorado Springs companies finding 2021 much better to bottom line

Two December acquisitions helped Colorado Springs-based defense contractor Vectrus boost revenue and profits sharply during the first quarter, the company reported Monday. Vectrus acquired HHB Systems, a Virginia-based defense contractor specializing in systems engineering and technical assistance that employs more than 50 people, and Zenetex, another Virginia defense contractor that specializes in providing management and technology services for …

Inside Defense: Vectrus CEO says company sees opportunity to grow work with Navy in INDOPACOM region

By Marjorie Censer / March 15, 2021 at 11:50 AM ​​​​​​​The chief executive of Vectrus said this month the company is optimistic it will be able to expand its work through the Army’s Logistics Civil Augmentation program in the Indo-Pacific Command region, particularly with the Navy. In an interview with Inside Defense, Chuck Prow said he can’t discuss …

The Gazette: Colorado Springs defense contractor earnings, revenue up despite COVID issues

By Wayne Heilman wayneh@gazette.com Vectrus finished last year with small increases in revenue and profits despite delays in contract work resulting from COVID-19 pandemic-related restrictions that kept some of its employees off of overseas military bases. And the future looks much brighter for the Colorado Springs-based military contractor, which nearly doubled its contract backlog to a …

Washington Technology: Vectrus touts clear vision for a 5G strategy

By Ross Wilkers Vectrus’ push to be a leading provider of tech-enabled and converged infrastructure provider to the government includes 5G and the company sees that technology trend increasingly being embedded into client expectations. During last year’s fourth quarter, Vectrus was awarded a three-year prime contract to help the Navy develop a 5G-enabled “smart warehouse” at its …

GovConWire: Chuck Prow, President & CEO of Vectrus, Named to 2021 Wash100 for Securing Major Contracts; Driving Company Growth

By William McCormick Executive Mosaic is honored to present Chuck Prow, president and CEO of Vectrus, as a 2021 Wash100 Award recipient for his notable leadership that enabled the company to win massive contract awards in support of U.S. service branches, as well as drive growth efforts during the COVID-19 pandemic. This marks Prow’s seventh Wash100 Award. He received his 2020 …

Naval Technology: Vectrus wins contract for Naval Base Coronado 5G Smart Warehouse

Vectrus Systems has secured a prime contract for the US Department of Defense (DoD) Naval Base Coronado (NBC) 5G Smart Warehouse. Under the contract, Vectrus will be responsible for delivering support services, such as inventory management, network security, robotic material movement, as well as environmental sensing capabilities. The support being offered at NBS is part …

Washington Exec: Top 25 Execs to Watch in 2021: Chuck Prow

By Amanda Ziadeh Chuck Prow, CEO and President, Vectrus Like what many companies experienced this year, the global pandemic changed the course of Vectrus in 2020. With 80% of its business executed outside of the continental U.S., and nearly all of its contracts deemed critical infrastructure, Vectrus has been on the front lines of supporting …

Washington Exec: Vectrus Wins Army Communications Recompete Contract

The U.S. Army has awarded global service solutions provider Vectrus Systems Corp. an $882.4 million cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for operations, maintenance, and defense of Army communications. The contract has an estimated completion date of Dec. 26, 2025, and U.S. Army Contracting Command, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland, is the contracting activity. Vectrus is excited to continue its …

Washington Exec: Vectrus Buys HHB Systems, Expands Intelligence Capability

Global service solutions Vectrus, Inc. has acquired HHB Systems, a provider of high-end solutions for facilities management, logistics, engineering, enterprise operations and asset management solutions supporting intelligence community projects. HHB also provides IT and cybersecurity solutions to select clients. Founded in 2003, HHB Systems brings capabilities that will advance Vectrus’ offerings and will further differentiate …

The Gazette: Colorado Springs defense contractor expands with acquisition of Virginia company

By Rich Laden rich.laden@gazette.com Colorado Springs defense contractor Vectrus is expanding again, agreeing to pay $112 million to acquire a Virginia-based company that specializes in providing management and technology services for federal and defense industry clients. Vectrus is buying Zenetex of Herndon, Va., near Washington D.C. It’s the third acquisition for Vectrus since it was …