- Public advocacy group retains Washington law firm to mount antitrust challenge to proposed Dow-DuPont merger
- Man Dead in Marcum Terrace Shooting; Police Seek Suspect
- Mathematics awarded $170K grant from National Security Agency
- Questions About Proposed Department of Energy Budget Requests
- Wilson family establishes endowed scholarship for medical students
- UPDATE: Swat Team Dispatched; Huntington's Marcum Terrace Scene of Another Shooting
- Freedom Industries and former Freedom Industries plant manager sentenced for roles in chemical spill
- John Jasko, M.D., named Castle Connolly ‘Top Doctor’
- Murder Comes to Charleston Pub
- Singles in America: Match Releases Its Fifth Annual Comprehensive Study on the Single Population
MILITARY-INDUSTRIAL COMPLEX: Defense Dept. Contracts for May 1, 2014
Armtec Countermeasures Co., Coachella, California, is being awarded $29,900,000 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity delivery order contract for the manufacture of the simulator, flare, and SM-875/ALE. The SM-875B/ALE is a training flare which can be used to familiarize pilots and ordnance technicians with operational use and handling of decoy flares. Work will be performed at East Camden, Arkansas, and work is expected to be completed by April 2017. Fiscal 2014 procurement of ammunition Navy and Marine Corps funds in the amount of $10,676,945 will be obligated at the time of award and will not expire before the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured via the Navy Electronic Commerce Online website, with two offers received in response to the solicitation. The NAVSUP Weapon Systems Support, Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, is the contracting activity (N00104-14-D-K064).
Shell Marine Products US, Houston, Texas, is being awarded a $14,953,192 modification under a previously awarded indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract (N00033-13-D-8020) with firm-fixed-price delivery orders to exercise a one-year option for the supply and related services of lubricant oil products for the Engineering Directorate of the Military Sealift Command and other government agencies in need of lubricant oil supplies and related services. Work will be performed worldwide and is expected to be completed May 4, 2015. If all options are exercised, work will continue through May 2018. No funds will be obligated at the time of award. Working capital funds in the amount of $14,953,192 will be obligated in fiscal 2014 on the individual delivery orders are they are issued, and will expire at the end of this current fiscal year. The U.S. Navy's Military Sealift Command, Washington, District of Columbia, is the contracting activity.
Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems, San Diego, California, is being awarded a $10,833,670 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for the development and integration of a Multi Capability Pod (MCAP) onto the MQ-8C, including the purchase of two MCAPS and one MCAP Mass Model. The MCAP provides multiple electronic warfare sensors for employment in the littorals. Work will be performed in Rancho Bernardo, California (59 percent); Chantilly, Virginia (40 percent); and Fort Worth, Texas (1 percent), and is expected to be completed in June 2015. Fiscal 2013 research, development, test and evaluation, Defense-wide and fiscal 2013 procurement, Defense-wide funds in the amount of $10,833,670 are being obligated at time of award, $4,219,667 of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured pursuant to FAR 6.302-1. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity (N00019-14-C-0011).
InSynergy Engineering Inc.*, Honolulu, Hawaii, is being awarded a maximum amount $7,500,000 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for architect-engineer services for various utility systems and energy studies at various locations under the Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) Pacific area of responsibility (AOR). The work to be performed provides for, but is not limited to, electrical utility system studies, mechanical utility system studies, civil utility system studies and engineering and mapping services for various projects with associated multi-discipline architect-engineer support services. No task orders are being issued at this time. Work will be performed at various installations within the NAVFAC Pacific AOR. The term of the contract is not to exceed 60 months, with an expected completion date of May 2019. Navy working capital funds in the amount of $10,000 are obligated on this award and will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured via the Federal Business Opportunities website with 11 proposals received. The Naval Facilities Engineering Command, Pacific, Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, is the contracting activity (N62742-14-D-0101).
Onopa/Dorado Joint Venture II*, Sanford, Florida (W912P8-14-D-0014); Conquistador Dorado, Joint Venture*, Sanford, Florida (W912P8-14-D-0015); Xpert's Inc.*, San Juan, Puerto Rico (W912P8-14-D-0016); Coastal/QRI Joint Venture*, New Orleans, Louisiana (W912P8-14-D-0017); TFR Enterprise Inc.*, Leander, Texas (W912P8-14-D-0018); TFR Enterprise Inc.*, Leander, Texas (W912P8-14-D-0019); will share a $580,000,000 firm-fixed-price contract for advanced contracting initiative debris management services for the United States and its territories (small business set-aside). Funding and performance locations will be determined with each order. Bids were solicited via the Internet with 21 received. Estimated completion date is May 1, 2019. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New Orleans, Louisiana, is the contracting activity.
Northrop Grumman Systems Corp., Herndon, Virginia, was awarded a $27,345,564 firm-fixed-price, multi-year contract for point-of-presence A-Kits (maximum quantity 111) and soldier network extension A-Kits (maximum quantity 525). A-Kits are a critical component of the network vehicle integration upgrade for the MRAP A-ATV. Funding and work performance location will be determined with each order. Estimated completion date is April 29, 2017. Bids were solicited via the Internet with 13 received. Army Contracting Command, Warren Michigan, is the contracting activity (W56HZV-14-D-0065).
IBIS TEK LLC*, Butler, Pennsylvania, was awarded a $17,990,222 modification (P00007) to contract W56HZV-13-C-0036 to exercise option one to purchase armored 58-gallon and 78-gallon B-Kits for the family of medium tactical vehicles. Fiscal 2014 other procurement funds in the amount of $8,289,182; fiscal 2013 in the amount of $8,269,709; and fiscal 2012 in the amount of $1,431,331 were obligated at the time of the award. Estimated completion dated is Feb. 27, 2015. Work will be performed in Butler, Pennsylvania. Army Contracting Command, Warren, Michigan, is the contracting activity.
Blinderman Construction Co., Inc.*, Chicago, Illinois, was awarded an $11,356,438 firm-fixed-price contract with options for the renovation of Historical Building 211, Fort Riley, Kansas. Fiscal 2014 operations and maintenance, Army funds in the amount of $11,356,438 were obligated at the time of the award. Estimated completion date is Dec. 2, 2015. Bids were solicited via the Internet with 14 received. Work will be performed at Fort Riley, Kansas. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Kansas City, Missouri is the contracting activity (W912DQ-14-C-4004).
National Technologies Associates Inc., Alexandria, Virginia, was awarded a $6,567,668 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for engineering/logistics and acquisition logistics support services to the V-22 Joint Program Office. Fiscal 2014 other procurement funds in the amount of $3,751,515 were obligated at the time of the award. Estimated completion date is April 30, 2017. Bids were solicited via the Internet with one received. Work will be performed in Patuxent, Maryland. Army Contracting Command, Picatinny Arsenal, New Jersey, is the contracting activity (W15QKN-14-C-0049).
DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY
Tullahoma Industries LLC.,** Tullahoma, Tennessee, has been awarded a maximum $59,389,738 modification (P00105) exercising the first option period on a one-year base contract (SPM1C1-13-D-1050) with four one-year option periods for three types of permethrin Army combat uniform trousers. This is a firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract. Location of performance is Tennessee, Alabama, and North Carolina with a May 6, 2015 performance completion date. Using military service is Army. Type of appropriation is fiscal 2014 through fiscal 2015 defense working capital funds. The contracting activity is the Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
**Small Business in HUBZone