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Siemens unit wins $829 million U.S. defense contract -Pentagon

WASHINGTON, July 25 (Reuters) - Siemens Government Technologies Inc, a unit of Siemens AG, has been awarded an $829 million contract for energy savings and performance measures at the U.S. naval base in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, the Pentagon said on Thursday. (Reporting by Mohammad Zargham Editing by Chris Reese)