Lockheed Martin Corp. of Bethesda won a $120 million contract from the Postal Service to improve its Remote Computer Reader system, an automated system that recognizes handwritten and machine-printed addresses on letter mail.

Project Performance Corp. of McLean won a $10.2 million, five-year contract from the Energy Department to continue systems development and analytical program support services for the department's Office of Environmental Management.

Maximus Inc. of Reston has won two three-year contracts worth a total of $39.2 million from the Health and Human Services Department to handle appeals under the new Medicare prescription drug plan. The company will handle appeals from enrollees who challenge a prescription drug plan's decision on coverage.

ICF Associates LLC of Fairfax won a $9.7 million contract from the Environmental Protection Agency for programs for stratospheric ozone protection.

Kellogg Brown & Root Services of Arlington won a $9 million contract from the Naval Facilities Engineering Command for Hurricane Katrina stabilization and recovery at the Naval Support Activity and Joint Reserve Base in New Orleans and other Navy installations in the South.

Newport News Shipbuilding and Drydock Co. of Newport News won a $558.7 million contract from the Naval Sea Systems Command for work on the future aircraft carrier program, including continuation of design, non-nuclear advance construction and feasibility studies.

The Air Force District of Washington Acquisition Division awarded a contract worth up to $1.93 billion to American Hospital Service Group of Exton, Pa.; Godwin Corp. of Langley Park; Healing Staff of San Antonio; RLM Services of Miami; and TerraHealth of San Antonio to recruit, qualify and retain health care workers at 63 Air Force medical treatment facilities in 58 locations.

BAE Systems Applied Technologies Inc. of Rockville won a $62.5 million contract from the Navy's Strategic Systems Programs to provide system integration support for the Trident II Fleet Ballistic Missile program in implementing interface control programs and performing special technical investigations.

The Navy's Mid-Atlantic Regional Maintenance Center awarded contracts, each worth up to $18.8 million, to B.R. Flowers and Co. of Norfolk; International Flooring and Protective Coatings Inc. of Norfolk; Mandaree Enterprise Corp. of Mandaree, N.D.; Surface Technologies Corp. of Neptune Beach, Fla.; and UHP Projects Inc. of Newport News to remove old deck covering and under-layment, prepare surfaces, and install new non-skid deck covering onboard Navy or other military-type vessels, including submarines.

Essex Corp. of Columbia won a $3 million contract from the Naval Research Laboratory for wideband channelizer technology.

The Army Materiel Command awarded contracts for total engineering and integration services, in the amounts indicated, to NCI Inc. of Reston, $780 million; Signal Solutions Inc. of Fairfax, $775.6 million; and STG Inc. of Reston, $771.7 million.

IIC Technologies Inc. of Ellicott City won a $1.3 million contract from the General Services Administration for environmental services.

The Internal Revenue Service awarded contracts for total information processing support services, for up to the ceiling amounts indicated, to QSS Group Inc. of Lanham, $426.6 million; IBM Global Services-Federal of Bethesda, $567.8 million; Catapult Technology Ltd. of Bethesda, $503.8 million; Accenture LLP of Reston, $784 million; CGI-AMS Inc. of Fairfax, $506.8 million; EDS of Herndon, $482 million; Lockheed Martin Services Inc. of Falls Church, $370.8 million; ActioNet Inc. of Fairfax, $361.4 million; Booz Allen Hamilton Inc. of McLean, $372.5 million; Computer Sciences Corp. of Chantilly, $560.8 million; Unisys Corp. of Reston, $578.6 million; Science Applications International Corp. of Falls Church, $392.1 million; Northrop Grumman IT of Falls Church, $569.9 million; BearingPoint of McLean, $558 million; Pragmatics Inc. of McLean, $434.2 million; Apogen Technologies of McLean, $525.8 million; Information Systems Consulting Group Inc. of Fredericksburg, $510 million; FC Business Systems of Fairfax, $538.5 million; Avineon Inc. of Alexandria, $496 million; Inter Image Inc. of Arlington, $460.7 million; and Management Systems Designers Inc. of Fairfax, $574.4 million.

Global Techpro LLC of Vienna won a $2 million contract from the General Services Administration for mission-oriented business integrated services.

Hensel Phelps of Chantilly won a $38.7 million contract from the Acquisition and Procurement Office for renovations at the Pentagon.

Jacobs Facilities Inc. of Arlington won a $1.9 million contract from the General Services Administration for construction management services for the Mary Switzer Modernization Project.

Information from Washington Technology was used in this report.

BAE Systems Applied Technologies of Rockville is to provide system support for the Trident II program.