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MILITARY-INDUSTRIAL COMPLEX: Defense Dept. Contracts for June 18, 2014
Meggitt Training Systems, Inc., Suwannee, Georgia, was awarded a $99,000,000 firm-fixed-price contract to provide the next generation simulator for marksmanship and squad collective training, modify marksmanship trainers and simulated weapons to the Engagement Skills Trainer II (EST II) configuration and procure EST mission essential requirements. Funding and work location will be determined with each order with an estimated completion date of June 17, 2019. Bids were solicited via the Internet with three received. Army Program Executive Office Simulation, Training and Instrumentation, Orlando, Florida, is the contracting activity (W900KK-14-D-0002).
Z Systems Corp.*, Greenbelt, Maryland, was awarded a $7,140,388 modification (0001) to contract W52P1J-12-G-0036 for material maintenance and supply support at the Fort Hood, Texas, Logistics Readiness Center. Fiscal 2014 operations and maintenance (Army) funds in the amount of $238,349 were obligated at the time of the award. Estimated completion date is June 17, 2019. Work will be performed in Killeen, Texas. Army Contracting Command is the contracting activity.
KMEA MACTEC JV*, San Diego, California, is being awarded a maximum amount $30,000,000 firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity architect-engineering (A-E) contract for A-E services for stormwater, groundwater, wastewater and incidental potable water studies at Navy and Marine Corps installations in the Naval Facilities Engineering Command, Southwest area of responsibility. No task orders are being issued at this time. Work will be performed at various Navy and Marine Corps installations in California (90 percent); Arizona (3 percent); Nevada (3 percent); Colorado (2 percent); Utah (1 percent); and other Department of Defense installations in the United States (1 percent). The term of the contract is not to exceed 60 months with an expected completion date of June 2019. Fiscal 2014 environmental restoration (Navy) contract funds in the amount of $5,000 are being obligated on this award and will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. Future task orders will be primarily funded by environmental restoration (Navy), and operation and maintenance (Navy). This contract was competitively procured via the Navy Electronic Commerce Online website, with eight proposals received. The Naval Facilities Engineering Command, Southwest, San Diego, California, is the contracting activity (N62473-14-D-1418).
Scientific Research Corp., Atlanta, Georgia, is being awarded a $7,831,864 modification to a previously awarded firm-fixed-price contract (N00019-12-C-0062) to exercise an option for the procurement of 163 Multi-Function Color Display units and associated technical data to support retrofit of MFCD units into T-45 aircraft. In addition, this option includes 30 Bezels for spares. Work will be performed in Milwaukee, Wisconsin (58 percent); Largo, Florida (24 percent); and Atlanta, Georgia (18 percent), and is expected to be completed in June 2016. Fiscal 2014 aircraft procurement (Navy) funds in the amount of $7,831,864 are being obligated at time of award, none of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.
Earl Industries, LLC, doing business as General Dynamics NASSCO Mayport, Jacksonville, Florida, is being awarded a $19,802,857 firm-fixed-price contract for docking phased maintenance availability to include drydocking, hull plating replacement, propulsion engine removal and habitability work onboard USS Tornado (PC 14). The docking phased maintenance availability work on USS Tornado consists of 55 percent hull structure repairs, 16 percent propulsion repairs, 11 percent paint/decking and preservation, and 8 percent auxiliary pumps and systems. The remaining 10 percent miscellaneous repairs consist of temporary services, electrical and electronic repairs. The basic work package consists of 89 work items. This contract includes options which, if exercised, would bring the cumulative value of this contract to $20,938,761. Work will be performed in Jacksonville, Florida, and is expected to be completed by August 2015. Fiscal 2014 operations and maintenance (Navy) funding in the amount of $19,802,857 will be obligated at time of award. Contract funds in the amount of $20,938,761 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured with seven proposals solicited via the Federal Business Opportunities website, with two offers received. Southeast Regional Maintenance Center, Mayport, Florida, is the contracting activity (N40027-14-C-0011).