Defense World: Vectrus Wins US Keesler Air Force Base Operations Support Contract

Vectrus Systems Corp has won a $97 million US Air Force contract to provide base operations support services at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi. The contract has a seven year period of performance and represents new work to Vectrus, the company announced Monday. Keesler is home to the 81st Training Wing and is the U.S. …

Law360: Vectrus Wins $97M Keesler Air Force Base Contract

By John Kennedy, Law360, New York, July 24, 2017-A Vectrus Inc. unit won a $97 million contract to provide support services at the Keesler Air Force Base in Biloxi, Mississippi, for up to seven years,the company announced Monday. As stipulated in the contract, Vectrus Systems Corp., a wholly owned subsidiary of Vectrus, will support base …

The Gazette: Colorado Springs military contractor wins $97 million Air Force contract

By Wayne Helman, The Gazette, July 24, 2017-A Vectrus Inc. subsidiary has won a $97 million Air Force contract to provide base operations support services at Keesler Air Force Base in Mississippi for up to seven years. The base houses the 81st Training Wing, 2nd Air Force, 403rd Wing (Hurricane Hunters), Mathies Noncommissioned Officer Academy, …

GovConExec: DISA-Europe Selects Vectrus for ‘Facility of the Year’ Award; Chuck Prow Comments

By Ramona Adams, GovConExecutive, July 13, 2017-“We are honored that Vectrus locations won in each category and look forward to continuing to support DISA-E as a trusted partner,” said President and CEO Chuck Prow, an inductee into Executive Mosaic‘s Wash100 for 2017. Vectrus received the Defense Information Systems Agency-Europe‘s “Facility of the Year” award in recognition …

Inside Defense: Vectrus CEO seeks to bolster core work with new technology

By Marjorie Censer, Inside Defense, June 22, 2017-Chuck Prow, who took over as chief executive of Vectrus late last year, plans to maintain the contractor’s focus on logistics and facilities, but bolster the company’s technology capabilities. In an interview with Inside Defense earlier this month, Prow, who previously was an executive at IBM and PricewaterhouseCoopers, said he’s focused on …

The Gazette: VECTRUS CEO: Strategy is two innings into nine-inning game

By Wayne Heilman, The Gazette, June 3, 2017-Charles Prow always wanted to be a CEO of a publicly traded company. In December, he got that opportunity when Colorado Springs-based defense contractor Vectrus Inc. named him to replace Ken Hunzeker, the company’s first CEO who suddenly retired after Vectrus lost two of its biggest contracts. Prow, …

GovConWire: Vectrus Lands $212M Army Contract Modification for Comms & Info Systems Support

By Scott Nicholas, GovConWire, May 30, 2017-Vectrus (NYSE: VEC) has secured a $212 million contract modification from the U.S. Army to support communications equipment and information systems of the Army Network Enterprise Technology Command and its subordinate units in the Southwest Asia theater of operations. The Defense Department said Friday the company will perform work in …

The Gazette: Colorado Springs defense contractor Vectrus gets $212 million contract extension

By Wayne Heilman, The Gazette, May 30, 2017-The Army Network Enterprise Technology Command has exercised a one-year option through May 2018 valued at $212 million on a 2013 contract with Vectrus Inc. to support communications equipment and information systems in Afghanistan, Bahrain, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Qatar and United Arab Emirates. The Colorado Springs-based defense contractor …

GovConWire: Vectrus Lands $212M Army Contract Modification for Comms & Info Systems Support

By Scott Nicholas, GovConWire, May 30, 2017-Vectrus (NYSE: VEC) has secured a $212 million contract modification from the U.S. Army to support communications equipment and information systems of the Army Network Enterprise Technology Command and its subordinate units in the Southwest Asia theater of operations. The Defense Department said Friday the company will perform work in …

GovConWire: Vectrus Announces Positive First Quarter Results

By Barbara Boland, GovConWire, May 10, 2017-Vectrus, Inc. (NYSE:VEC) saw its stock rise 3 percent after it announced better than expected first quarter 2017 results of $290.1 million revenue, and operating income of $11.6 million and diluted earnings per share of $0.60. Net cash provided by operating activities was $9.9 million in the first quarter or …