This is a summary of selected contracts recently awarded by the federal government to companies and other vendors throughout Maryland, Virginia and the District.
The Institute for Defense Analyses in Alexandria won a $17,233,500 contract from the Army to continue analysis studies.
Federal Data Systems Corp. in Bethesda won a $6,151,023 contract from the Army to modernize and upgrade computers.
National Industries for the Blind in Alexandria won contracts totaling $6,094,402 from the General Services Administration to furnish office supplies and devices.
Dynamic Systems Inc. in Alexandria won a $2,941,428 contract from the Navy for management support services.
Vega Precision Laboratories Inc. in Vienna won a $1,693,862 contract from the Navy to supply fire control equipment.
University Research Corp. in Bethesda won a $1,489,873 contract from the Agency for International Development to provide technical assistance to Somalia.
Brunswick Corp. in Marion, Va., won a $1,473,900 contract from the Air Force to supply aircraft and airframe structural components.
Westinghouse Electric Corp. in Hunt Valley, Md., won a $1,442,204 contract from the Air Force for communications equipment.
Contel Federal Systems in Chantilly won a $985,616 contract from the Treasury Department to design, integrate, install and test a communications and intelligence system.
Whiting-Turner Contracting Co. in Baltimore won a $968,157 contract from the Army for repair work on the Chesapeake City Bridge.
Webcraft Technologies Inc. in Washington won an $847,121 contract from the Government Printing Office to provide printing services.
Fairchild Space and Defense Corp. in Germantown won a $709,662 contract from the Army to supply communications equipment.
Symmetron Inc. in Fairfax won a $700,257 contract from the Navy to provide engineering services.
ARINC Res. Corp. in Annapolis won a $686,018 contract from the Army for architectural and engineering services.
A/E Group Inc. in Owings Mills, Md., won a $500,000 contract from the Interior Department to provide architectural and engineering services.
QuesTech Inc. in Falls Church won a $1,209,490 contract from the Navy for software support services. Its research division also won a $500,000 Navy contract for engineering support services.
Stanford Paper in Landover won a $381,397 contract from the General Services Administration to furnish office supplies and devices.
Zenith Data Systems in Vienna won a $354,566 contract from the Navy to supply parts.
TRW Inc. in Fairfax won a $345,434 contract from the Department of Commerce for ADP support services.
C.R. Daniels Inc. in Ellicott City, Md., won a $302,400 contract from the U.S. Postal Service to supply textiles, leathers and furs.
Exide Corp. in Columbia, Md., won a $300,000 contract from the General Services Administration to supply electric wire, power and distribution equipment.
Federal Publications Inc. in Washington won a $228,068 contract from the Army to supply legal publications.