December 21 MDA books contract for further support of the Mobile Servicing System for the International Space Station
MDA announced today that it has received an $8.86 million (CAD) contract amendment from the Canadian Space Agency (CSA) to provide additional logistics and sustaining engineering for the Mobile Servicing System (MSS).
December 17 MDA receives follow-on contracts from the Federal Aviation Administration to continue modernization of flight route design solution
MDA announced today it has received follow-on contracts valued at over $9.5 million (USD) from the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to further upgrade the Instrument Procedure Development System (IPDS).
December 15 MDA contracted to deliver the national communications satellite system of Ukraine
MDA announced today that it has signed a $254 million dollar (US) contract to provide a communication satellite system to the National Space Agency of Ukraine (NSAU). The financing for this project is provided by Export Development Canada (EDC).
December 14 MDA to modernize the Land Title and Survey Authority of British Columbia's Information Solutions and Processes
MDA announced today it has signed a contract for over $13.5 million (CAD) with the Land Title and Survey Authority of British Columbia (LTSA) to modernize the LTSA's existing information solutions and upgrade associated business processes. The contract allows for additional amounts for maintenance and support.
November 30 MDA to provide advanced technology solutions for Internet Services by Satellite
MDA announced today it has signed a multi-million dollar contract with Space Systems/Loral Inc. to deliver four advanced technology solutions. The solutions will be integrated into the Jupiter 1 satellite scheduled to launch in 2011.
November 20 MDA wins $200m contract in Russian market
MDA announced today that it has signed a contract in excess of $200 million (CAD) with the Russian Radio Research and Development Institute (NIIR) to provide two advanced technology solutions for the Express AM5 and Express AM6 satellites.
November 11 MDA to advance technologies for Canada's space program
MDA announced today it has received funding from the Canadian Space Agency to advance key technologies to meet current and future needs of the Canadian Space Program. The three contracts are funded under the Space Technologies Development Program.
November 6 MDA funded to develop next generation technology for future space exploration
MDA has received a $46 million (CAD) contract from the Canadian Space Agency to develop the next generation technologies and prototypes for international space exploration and spacecraft servicing missions. The contract also includes options for an additional $4 million of prototypes.
November 5 MDA to measure mine site surface deformation with RADARSAT-2
MDA announced today it has been awarded a five year contract for $2.5 million (CAD) by Luossavaara Kiirunavaara Aktiebolag (LKAB). MDA's solution will provide LKAB with critical information to monitor surface deformation at and in the vicinity of their Kiruna, Sweden mine. MDA will apply advanced RADARSAT-2 technology to detect subtle surface changes over a broad area providing LKAB with a comprehensive view of their operations.
October 28 MDA reports third quarter 2009 results
MDA today reported financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2009. MDA posted net earnings of $29 million, or 70 cents per diluted share. This is compared to net earnings of $242,000, or one cent per diluted share, for the same period of last year.
October 26 Engineering services resume at MDA's Brampton operations
MDA announced today that it has reached a new four-year collective agreement with the engineers' association (SPATEA) at its Brampton, Ontario location. Normal operations will resume Tuesday, October 27, 2009.
October 23 U.S. Air Force to expand capabilities for MDA Flight Path Safety System
MDA announced today it has been authorized to begin work on a number of projects totaling over $5.7 million (CAD) to add significant new capabilities to and refresh the solution technology for a flight path safety system delivered by MDA to the United States Air Force (USAF) in 2004. The Air Force Terminal Instrument Procedures Replacement (AFTERPS-R) system is deployed to more than 190 end-users throughout all USAF Major Commands.
October 22 MDA to supply a spacecraft information solution
MDA announced today that it has signed a multimillion dollar contract with a foreign customer to provide critical elements to assist the capture and docking of a spacecraft with the International Space Station.
October 14 MDA's Third Quarter 2009 results conference call alert
MDA plans to release its Third Quarter 2009 financial results at 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time (1:30 p.m. Pacific Time) on October 28, 2009.
October 2 MSB renews claim settlement solution with top insurer
MDA announced today that its U.S. subsidiary Marshall & Swift/Boeckh (MSB) has renewed its multi-million multi-year license to provide a claims settlement solution to one of the largest homeowner insurance carriers in the U.S.
September 30 MDA to provide advanced technology solution for ESA's new Earth observing satellites
MDA announced today that it has signed a multi-million dollar contract with Thales Alenia Space France to provide an advanced technology solution for the European Space Agency's (ESA) Sentinel-3 mission. The solution will be integrated into Sentinel-3, two Earth observation satellites that will routinely monitor the height of the ocean and land surfaces to generate information for the European Union (EU) and its Member States as part of the Global Monitoring for Environment and Security (GMES) program. The first launch is expected in 2013.
September 25 Withdrawal of engineering services at Brampton operations
MDA announced today that the engineers association (SPATEA) of its Brampton, Ontario operations has withdrawn its services. The current collective agreement expired on December 31, 2008.
September 23 MDA's RADARSAT-2 information to support maritime surveillance
MDA announced today that it has signed a $5 million (CAD) contract with Collecte Localisation Satellites (CLS) of Toulouse, France. The contract extends an existing agreement to provide RADARSAT-2 information until December 31, 2012 to support the surveillance of the South Indian Ocean around Kerguelen Island to aid in detecting illegal, unregulated and unreported fishing ships.
September 1 MDA wins major surveillance service contract
MDA announced today that a confidential customer has awarded a contract to MDA for a long endurance unmanned aerial (UAV) surveillance solution to support its deployed forces. The surveillance solution will be operational in early 2010 for a period of one year, with options for an additional two years.
August 25 MDA to field test advanced information solution for crime scene assessment
MDA announced today that it has signed a contract for $2 million (CAD) through the Chemical, Biological, Radiological-Nuclear, and Explosives (CBRNE) Research and Technology Initiative (CRTI), a Government of Canada program led by the Defence Research and Development Canada - Centre for Security Science. The contract will see the development of an advanced information solution to assist first responders investigating hazardous crime scenes. The Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) will act as the lead federal agency in this project in partnership with MDA, Toronto Police Service, Hamilton Police Service, Vancouver Police Department, Defence Research and Development Canada - Ottawa, Canadian Police Research Centre and York University, who is assisting with software development.
August 21 MDA to provide advanced technology solution for telecommunications satellite
MDA announced today it has signed a contract in excess of $10 million (CAD) with EADS Astrium, the Prime Contractor for Inmarsat's Alphasat I-XL mission, to provide two advanced technology solutions for use on Alphasat, a telecommunications satellite. The solutions will be delivered in late 2010.
July 29 MDA reports second quarter 2009 results
MDA today reported financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2009. Net earnings were $25 million (62 cents per share) this quarter compared to $13 million (33 cents per share) for the second quarter of last year.
July 27 MDA to provide RADARSAT-2 imagery to the European Space Agency
MDA announced today that it has signed a contract for $4.6 million (CAD) to provide RADARSAT-2 satellite imagery to the European Space Agency (ESA). The imagery will be delivered from July 2009 until September 2010.
July 24 MDA to support the 2010 Olympic Games security
MDA announced today it has received a subcontract for $4.8 million (CAD) to provide an advanced information solution to be used for the 2010 Olympic Games security. Working as a combined team with the prime contractor, MDA will manage, integrate, install and support perimeter intrusion detection solutions for the 2010 Olympic venues.
July 23 MDA signs with major U.S. Insurance Carrier
MDA announced today that its U.S. subsidiary, Marshall & Swift/Boeckh (MSB) has signed a contract with one of the largest business and personal insurance companies in the U.S. to integrate its SightLine™ service into its property insurance line of business. The contract is expected to span three years and total $4.3 million (US).
July 23 MDA to develop mission concept for Polar communications and weather mission
MDA announced today that it has signed a $4.3 million (CAD) contract with the Canadian Space Agency (CSA) for the development of the mission concept for the Polar Communications and Weather (PCW) Mission. MDA will develop and advance the mission design and generate the inputs necessary to proceed towards the next phase.
July 15 MDA's Second Quarter 2009 results conference call alert
MDA plans to release its Second Quarter 2009 financial results at 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time (1:30 p.m. Pacific Time) on July 29, 2009.
June 25 MDA to provide Government of Canada a broad-area maritime surveillance system using RADARSAT-2 capabilities
MDA announced today it has signed a $25 million (CAD) contract with the Government of Canada to provide the Department of National Defence (DND) with a comprehensive broad-area maritime surveillance solution based on MDA's RADARSAT-2. In June 2007, MDA received a contract for $2.8 million (CAD) to conduct the Definition Phase for project Polar Epsilon, and the award of this $25 million contract initiates the Implementation Phase of this maritime and Arctic surveillance project.
June 22 MDA to provide ground station solution for WorldView satellite program
MDA announced today that it has been awarded a multi-million dollar contract from DigitalGlobe Inc. to provide a remote ground station solution to an international customer to enable support for the WorldView-1 and WorldView-2 satellites. This contract is the fifth international ground station order to-date that MDA has received from DigitalGlobe.
June 18 MDA signs contract amendment for Canada's CP140 Program for repair and overhaul services
MDA announced today it has signed a contract amendment with the Government of Canada totaling approximately $30 million (CAD) in support of the CP140 Imaging Radar Program to provide repair and overhaul services and for the provision of spares.
June 18 MDA signs contract amendment for Canada's CP140 Program
MDA announced today today it has signed a contract amendment with the Government of Canada totaling approximately $31 million (CAD) for the CP140 Imaging Radar Program.
June 16 MDA to provide information solution to protect soldiers
MDA announced today that it has signed a $2.3 million (CAD) contract with the Canadian Department of National Defence (DND) to transition an information solution that MDA is currently developing for DND's Counter Improvised Explosive Device (CIED) Program from demonstration phase to initial deployment phase. Two systems will be delivered for deployment with the Canadian Forces (CF): one stand-alone system for immediate use and the other for integration into CF operational networks. MDA will also provide training to the CF prior to deployment.
June 15 MDA to upgrade an advanced technology solution for use on the International Space Station
MDA announced today it has signed a multi-million dollar contract with The Boeing Company to refurbish an existing communications system component for use on the International Space Station (ISS) as a spare. This advanced technology solution is a core component of the ISS communication system that provides video, and data delivery links between the ISS and Earth.
May 28 MDA provides more major U.S. property insurance carriers with validated property information
MDA announced today that over the past several months, five major U.S. homeowners insurance carriers have entered into an agreement with MDA's U.S. subsidiary Marshall & Swift/Boeckh (MSB), to integrate MSB's InterChange™ database into its policy valuation quoting system for improved point-of-sale processing.
May 19 MDA to provide ground station solution for WorldView satellite program
MDA announced today it has been awarded a multi-million dollar contract from DigitalGlobe, Inc. to upgrade an existing multi-satellite ground station solution delivered by MDA in 2007. The solution will enable the confidential customer's system to support the WorldView-1 and WorldView-2 satellites. This contract is the fourth international ground station order to-date that MDA has received from DigitalGlobe.
May 5 MDA reports first quarter 2009 results
MDA today reported financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2009.
April 29 MDA provides solution for WorldView satellite program
MDA announced today that it has been awarded a multi-million dollar contract from DigitalGlobe Inc. to provide a ground station solution to an international customer to enable support for the WorldView-1 and WorldView-2 satellites. This contract is the third international ground station order to-date that MDA has received from DigitalGlobe.
April 28 MDA to provide advanced technology solution to EADS Astrium
MDA announced today that it has won a $4 million (CAD) contract to provide an advanced technology solution to EADS Astrium. The solution will be integrated into the Astra 1N, a communications satellite which will mainly serve the German, French and Spanish markets, once it is launched in 2011.
April 21 MDA's First Quarter 2009 financial review alert and 2008 Annual General Meeting
MDA announced today plans to release its First Quarter 2009 financial results on May 5, 2009 at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time / 6:00 a.m. Pacific Time.
April 21 MDA to provide valuation solution to National Lenders
MDA announced today that several lenders have selected MDA as a provider of Managed Appraisal services as part of their efforts to process Home Value Code of Conduct (HVCC)-compliant appraisals for wholesale and broker lending channels. MDA provides managed appraisals through its Managed Appraisal Platform solution, an electronic portal designed to offer appraisal independence and regulatory compliance in both direct and third party originations channels.
April 14 MDA's advanced technology solution to support Russian communication satellite
MDA announced today that it has received a multi-million dollar contract to provide five advanced technology solutions to EADS Astrium.
April 8 MDA Selected as Sole Supplier of Direct Downlink Solutions for RapidEye's International Ground Station Customers
MDA announced today it has signed a strategic agreement with RapidEye AG (RapidEye), provider of commercial satellite imagery products and services, to become the exclusive supplier of RapidEye satellite ground stations based on MDA direct downlink solutions, to the global surveillance and reconnaissance market.
March 18 MDA to modernize another UK local authority land information service
MDA announced today that it will receive $3.26 million CAD to modernize the processing of land information requests coming from the National Land Information Service (NLIS) and provide a seven-year managed service to the newly created Central Bedfordshire Council in Eastern England.
March 12 MDA launches new value added services for legal professionals in England & Wales
MDA announced today the launch of three essential new services to further enhance its one stop shop for all conveyancing needs in England. In addition to the market leading range of existing due diligence conveyancing searches, legal professionals can now access vital extra workflow efficiency tools that will ensure a smoother path to the completion for any property transaction.
February 26 MDA reports fourth quarter and full year 2008 results
MDA today reported financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2008.
February 18 MDA launches new product in financial services
MDA announced today that its U.S. business, MDA Lending Solutions, has launched ARTAdvisor™, a new addition to its suite of Automated Reasoning Tools (ART) and decisioning solutions.
February 17 MDA plays significant role in planning future global space explorations
MDA announced today it has been selected to deliver concept design solutions to support planning of Canada's potential participation in global space exploration. The Canadian Space Agency contracts are worth $1.8 million (CAD).
February 12 MDA's Fourth Quarter and Year End 2008 results conference call alert
MDA announced plans to release its Fourth Quarter and Year End 2008 financial results at 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time (1:30 p.m. Pacific Time) on Thursday February 26, 2009.
February 4 MDA delivers RapidEye information solution
MDA announced today it has successfully delivered the RapidEye information solution to its customer, RapidEye AG in Germany, thereby enabling commencement of commercial operations.
January 28 MDA to continue operations of BC OnLine
MDA announced today that it has reached an agreement with the Province of British Columbia on the terms under which the exclusive license to operate BC OnLine will be extended for 5 years.
January 26 MDA's surveillance service operation begins in Afghanistan
MDA announced today that MDA conducted its first Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) flight in Afghanistan on January 1, 2009. Flight operations are now underway from the Kandahar Airfield for the Canadian Department of National Defence (DND). The service will support Canadian troops by providing critically important intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance information directly to commanders and front line soldiers in real time.
January 19 MDA teams with RS Means to provide comprehensive building cost solution
MDA announced today its U.S subsidiary, Marshall & Swift/Boeckh (MSB), one of two approved sources, cited by the U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS) as reliable for cost segmentation, has teamed with RS Means, one of North America’s leading suppliers of construction cost information and the second approved IRS source of cost segmentation, to develop the most comprehensive and authoritative automated database for relevant building cost data for use in cost segregation studies.
January 8 MDA to support Canada's DND submarine training
MDA announced today it has been awarded a contract worth more than $6 million (CAD) to provide in-service support and enhancements to the VICTORIA Class Trainers for the Canada's Department of National Defence's VICTORIA Class Long Range Patrol Submarines. Contributing directly to Canada's domestic security capability, the submarines also support Canadian Arctic and maritime sovereignty. The contract is for a three year duration, with options for an additional two years.
January 6 MDA to provide critical solution for International Space Station
MDA announced today that the Canadian Space Agency (CSA) has increased its funding to expand the scope of the existing contract with MDA to provide support for the Mobile Servicing System, including building a spare Latching End Effector for the Canadarm2. The Servicing System is an essential component of the International Space Station (ISS). The contract amendment is valued at $15.7 million (CAD).