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MILITARY-INDUSTRIAL COMPLEX: Defense Dept. Contracts for July 11, 2014
Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems, Bethpage, New York, is being awarded a $198,901,412 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for the design, development, and implementation of the Airborne Electronic Attack requirements for software configuration set upgrades to software and ancillary hardware in support of the EA-6B and EA-18G aircraft for the United States and the government of Australia. Work will be performed in Point Mugu, California, and is expected to be completed in July 2019. Fiscal 2014 operation and maintenance (Navy) funds in the amount of $675,697 are being obligated at time of award, all of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract combines purchases for the United States ($179,011,271; 90 percent) and the Government of Australia ($19,890,141; 10 percent) under the Foreign Military Sales Program. This contract was not competitively procured pursuant to FAR 6.302-1. The Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division, China Lake, California, is the contracting activity (N68936-14-D-0018).
The Boeing Co., Seattle, Washington, is being awarded a $44,983,385 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for the repairs of 214 various mission system components on the P-8A aircraft. Work will performed in Seattle, Washington, and is expected to be completed by March 31, 2016. No funds will be obligated at the time of award. Fiscal 2014 aircraft procurement (Navy) funds will be obligated as delivery orders are issued. No contract funds will expire before the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was a sole source requirement in accordance with 10 U.S.C. 2304(c)(1). The NAVSUP Weapon System Support, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, is the contracting activity (N00383-14-D-007F).
Northrop Grumman Technical Services, Inc. Herndon, Virginia, was awarded a $62,266,368 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract with options for petroleum, oil, lubricants; ammunition supply point; vehicle and equipment maintenance; warehousing; and logistics support to the National Training Center. Work will be performed at Fort Irwin, California, with an estimated completion date ofMay 31, 2015. Bids were solicited via the Internet with five received. Fiscal 2014 operations and maintenance (Army) funds in the amount of $41,864,622 are being obligated at the time of the award. Army Contracting Command, Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington, is the contracting activity (W911S8-14-C-0006).
Michael Baker Jr. Inc., Moon Township, Pennsylvania, was awarded a $9,000,000 firm-fixed-price indefinite-delivery/ indefinite-quantity contract for architectural and engineering services for Army Reserve projects nationwide and military projects within the Great Lakes and Ohio River Division mission boundaries. Estimated completion date is July 10, 2019. Bids were solicited via the Internet with 32 received. Funding and work location will be determined with each order. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Louisville, Kentucky, is the contracting activity (W912QR-14-D-0020).
Z Systems Corp. Logistics Engineering - Information Technology,* Greenbelt, Maryland, was awarded a $7,140,388 modification (0001) to contract W52P1J-12-G-0036 for 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 July 10, 2019. Work will be performed in Killeen, Texas. Army Contracting Command, Rock Island Arsenal, Illinois, is the contracting activity.
Alion Science and Technology Corp., McLean, Virginia, has been awarded a $23,936,197 delivery order (0069) on the Advanced Materials, Manufacturing and Testing Information Analysis Center (AMMTIAC) indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity cost-plus-fixed-fee sole-source contract (FA4600-06-D-0003) for Rapid Engineering Solutions for Lifecycle Support. AMMTIAC's objective is to address issues of mechanical, electronic, and electro-mechanical systems and sub-systems obsolescence and hard-to-acquire parts. The work will be performed at Grantsburg, Wisconsin, and various Army locations, and is expected to be complete by Dec. 29, 2016. Fiscal 2014 Army aircraft procurement and operations and maintenance funds in the amount of $238,200 are being obligated at time of award. Air Force Installation Contracting Agency/KD, Offutt Air Force Base, Nebraska, is the contracting activity.
DEFENSE ADVANCED RESEARCH PROJECTS AGENCY
Northrop Grumman Systems Corporation, 1580A Nursery Road, Linthicum Heights, Maryland, has been awarded a $11,895,370 modification (P00005), exercising the first option to a six month base contract (HR0011-14-C-0005) for Phase 1/Option 1 of the Arrays at Commercial Timescales (ACT) program. This is a cost-plus-fixed-fee contract. Exercise of the option brings the total cumulative face value of the contract to $14,700,357 from $2,804,987. Work will be performed in Linthicum Heights, Maryland, with an expected completion date of Jan. 9, 2016. Fiscal 2014 research, development, test and evaluation funds in the amount of $4,300,000 are being obligated at time of the award. The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, located in Arlington, Virginia, is the contracting activity.