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IN BRIEF

Tuesday, April 5, 2005; Page E05

• Analex, an Alexandria intelligence, security and systems engineering company, completed its $47 million cash acquisition of employee-owned ComGlobal Systems, a federal information technology contractor. ComGlobal, which had $39.4 million in revenue last year, is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Analex.

• General Dynamics of Falls Church said its Land Systems business unit was awarded a $13 million contract modification by the U.S. Army Tank-Automotive and Armaments Command to replace obsolete parts on Abrams tanks. Work will be performed in Sterling Heights, Mich., and should be completed by Aug. 31, 2006.

• Unitech, a Centreville company providing Web-based training and simulation services, won a $10 million contract from the U.S. Army to provide 19,000 controller devices for a tactical training system that prepares soldiers for combat using realistic battlefield simulations. The controllers will monitor laser power, transmitter to weapon site alignments, detection system sensitivity and the possibility of cheating. The contract is for one base year and three option years.

Compiled from reports by Washington Post staff writers.


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