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Area companies awarded more than $11M in federal contracts


The following federal contracts were announced by federal agencies as having been awarded in the past week

$3.98 million contract to MaCaulay-Brown

REDSTONE AERSENAL, Ala., — MaCaulay-Brown Inc., Dayton, won a $3.98 million sole source federal contract from the U.S. Missile Defense Agency for executive program management support services.

$7.74 million contract to Macaulay-Brown

WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB — Macaulay-Brown Inc. won a $7,742,829 federal contract from the U.S. Air Force Materiel Command for information technology and telecommunications services.

$92,397 contract to Integrated Procurement Technologies

RICHMOND, Va., - Integrated Procurement Technologies, Vandalia, won a $92,397.36 federal contract from the Defense Logistics Agency for preformed packing.

$66,000 contract to Astro Industries

COLUMBUS — Astro Industries Inc., Dayton, won a $66,000 federal contract from the Defense Logistics Agency for special purpose cables.



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