Huntington Ingalls Industries to Acquire Fulcrum IT Services
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. — Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) has entered into an agreement to acquire Fulcrum IT Services LLC, an information technology and government consulting company headquartered in Centreville, Virginia, HII said in a Jan. 18 release.
The planned acquisition is expected to close in February. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
Fulcrum expands HII’s capabilities in enhanced situational awareness and predictive threat analytics through its advanced engineering, cybersecurity, software development, big data engineering, and intelligence and special operations experience. Fulcrum will join HII’s Technical Solutions division.
“Fulcrum’s capabilities in software development, data analytics, cybersecurity and advanced engineering are strongly aligned with national security priorities and complement our priority practice areas,” said Andy Green, executive vice president of HII and president of Technical Solutions. “The company’s unique experience and capabilities across the C5ISR [command, control, communications, computers, combat systems, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance] domain grow our reach and support in the intelligence and special operations communities.”
HII’s Technical Solutions division provides a wide range of professional services through its Fleet Support, Mission Driven Innovative Solutions, Nuclear & Environmental, and Oil & Gas groups.