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News Tipoffs for Pennsylvania Editors Newsletter for Friday July 10, 2020 ( 8 items )  

Appleton Marine Awarded $23.38 Million Contract
WASHINGTON, July 9 -- The U.S. Naval Surface Warfare Center issued the following high-value contract information through the Pentagon on July 8: Appleton Marine Inc.,* Appleton, Wisconsin, was awarded a $23,375,696 firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, cost-plus-fixed-fee contract (N64498-20-D-4018) for the replacement of up to 35 Navy slewing arm davits (SLADs), associated test reports and spare parts for each SLAD, and 11,300 hours of engineering support services for the   more

BAE Systems Land & Armaments Gains $8.49 Million Contract Modification
WASHINGTON, July 9 -- The U.S. Army Contracting Command issued the following high-value contract information through the Pentagon on July 8: BAE Systems Land and Armaments L.P., San Jose, California, was awarded an $8,488,692 modification to contract W56HZV-15-C-0099 for technical support services for the Bradley Fighting Vehicle family of vehicles, the Multiple Launch Rocket System carrier and the M113 Armored Personnel Carrier family of vehicles. Work will be performed in San Jose, Californ  more

EPA Rule: Metal Furniture Residual Risk, Technology Reviews
WASHINGTON, July 9 -- The Environmental Protection Agency has issued a rule (40 CFR 63), published in the Federal Register on July 8, entitled: "NESHAP: Surface Coating of Automobiles and Light-Duty Trucks; Miscellaneous Metal Parts and Products; Plastic Parts and Products; Large Appliances; Printing, Coating, and Dyeing of Fabrics and Other Textiles; and Metal Furniture Residual Risk and Technology Reviews". The rule was issued by Andrew R. Wheeler, Administrator. DATES: This final rule is ef  more

EPA Rule: National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants
WASHINGTON, July 9 -- The Environmental Protection Agency has issued a rule (40 CFR 63), published in the Federal Register on July 9, entitled: "National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants: Paper and Other Web Coating Residual Risk and Technology Review". The rule was issued by Andrew R. Wheeler, Administrator. DATES: This final rule is effective on July 9, 2020. The incorporation by reference (IBR) of certain publications listed in the rule is approved by the Director of the Fede  more

FAA Rule: Revocation, Amendment of Multiple Air Traffic Service Routes in Vicinity of Bradford Pennsylvania, New York
WASHINGTON, July 9 -- The Transportation Department's Federal Aviation Administration has issued a rule (14 CFR Part 71), published in the Federal Register on July 9, entitled: "Revocation and Amendment of Multiple Air Traffic Service (ATS) Routes in the Vicinity of Bradford, PA, and Wellsville, NY". The rule was issued by Scott M. Rosenbloom, Acting Manager, Rules and Regulations Group. DATES: Effective date 0901 UTC, September 10, 2020. The Director of the Federal Register approves this inco  more

Lehigh Valley Health Network Issues Public Comment on Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Rule
WASHINGTON, July 9 -- Matthew McCambridge, senior vice president and chief quality and patient safety officer at the Lehigh Valley Health Network, Allentown, Pennsylvania, has issued a public comment on the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services' rule entitled "Medicare and Medicaid Programs, Basic Health Program, and Exchanges: Additional Policy and Regulatory Revisions in Response to the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency and Delay of Certain Reporting Requirements for the Skilled Nursing Fa  more

Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council Issues Public Comment on USCG Notice
WASHINGTON, July 9 -- Christopher M. Moore, executive director of the Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council, Dover, Delaware, has issued a public comment on the Coast Guard's notice entitled "Port Access Route Study: Seacoast of New Jersey Including Offshore Approaches to the Delaware Bay, Delaware". The comment was written on July 6, 2020, and posted on July 7, 2020: * * * Please accept these comments from the Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council (the Council) on the request for comments  more

Valley Apparel Gains $9.89 Million Contract Modification
WASHINGTON, July 9 -- The Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support issued the following high-value contract information through the Pentagon on July 8: Valley Apparel LLC, Knoxville, Tennessee, has been awarded a maximum $9,894,000 modification exercising the first one-year option period of a one-year base contract (SPE1C1-19-D-1172) with two one-year option periods for working parkas. This is a firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract. Location of performance is Tenne  more