general dynamics corp (GD) Key Developments
General Dynamics Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend, Payable August 8, 2014
Jun 4 14
The board of directors of General Dynamics declared a regular quarterly dividend of 62 cents per share on the company's common stock, payable August 8, 2014, to shareholders of record on July 3.
General Dynamics to Support U.S. Joint Forces Development Program
Jun 3 14
General Dynamics Information Technology has been awarded a contract supporting the U. S. Joint Staff J7 (Director, Joint Force Development) to provide operational support services to the Joint Force Development program. The multiple-award, indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity contract has a potential value of $876.9 million over five years to all seven awardees, if all options are exercised. Under this contract, General Dynamics will provide continuously adaptive education, training assessments, experimentation and infrastructure for training and real-world operations that serve as the foundation of learning for joint force development. Specific tasks include concept development and planning; logistics; modeling and simulation; architecture design; model management and operations; scenario development; distributed learning and courseware development; event response and control cells and facility operations. The company will also develop future joint training environments and test and evaluate new equipment. Work will be performed in Suffolk, Va., and various locations worldwide.
General Dynamics Wins Task Order by the US Army Contracting Command-Rock Island to Develop, Implement and Maintain the Armed Forces Billing and Collection Utilization Solution
May 16 14
General Dynamics has been awarded a task order by the US Army Contracting Command-Rock Island to develop, implement and maintain the Armed Forces Billing and Collection Utilization Solution (ABACUS). The new system will enable the US Army Medical Command, US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery and US Air Force Medical Service to better identify, process and collect other health insurance. This task order has a value of USD 63 million over five years, if all options are exercised.
General Dynamics Corp. Wins $163 Million Contract from US Army
May 12 14
General Dynamics Corp. announced that it won a $163 million contract from the U.S. Army to convert 93 flat-bottom Stryker infantry combat vehicles to a newer, more survivable double-V hull design.
General Dynamics Corp. Presents at Sanford C. Bernstein Strategic Decisions Conference, May-28-2014 09:00 AM
May 6 14
General Dynamics Corp. Presents at Sanford C. Bernstein Strategic Decisions Conference, May-28-2014 09:00 AM. Venue: Waldorf-Astoria Hotel, 301 Park Avenue, New York, New York, United States. Speakers: Phebe N. Novakovic, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer.