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MILITARY-INDUSTRIAL COMPLEX: Defense Dept. Contracts for Aug. 18, 2014
Northrop Grumman Systems Corp., Linthicum Heights, Maryland, was awarded a $34,666,402 modification (P00054) to contract W15P7T-11-C-H267 for continued operations and sustainment of the Vehicle and Dismount Exploitation Radar currently deployed in theater. Fiscal 2014 operations and maintenance (Army) funds in the amount of $16,296,359 were obligated at the time of the award. Estimated completion date is Dec. 31, 2014. Work will be performed in Linthicum Heights, Maryland; Hagerstown, Maryland; and Afghanistan. Army Contracting Command, Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, is the contracting activity.
L-3 Fuzing and Ordinance System, Cincinnati, Ohio, was awarded a $22,250,000 firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract with options for Fuze Munition Unit 160 A/B fuses. Funding and work location will be determined with each order, with an estimated completion date of Aug. 13, 2019. Bids were solicited via the Internet with one received. Army Contracting Command, Picatinny Arsenal, New Jersey, is the contracting activity (W15QKN-14-D-0093).
Security Construction Services, Inc.,* Hudson, Massachusetts (W912TF-14-D-0500); Meridian Construction Corp.,* Gilford, New Hampshire (W912TF-14-D-0501); J.C.N. Construction Co., Inc.,* Manchester, New Hampshire (W912TF-14-D-0502); Ironclad Services, Inc.,* Springfield, Massachusetts (W912TF-14-D-0503); CCB, Inc.,* Westbrook, Maine (W912TF-14-D-0504); CPM Constructors, Freeport, Maine (W912TF-14-D-0505); Maron Construction Co., Inc.,* Providence, Rhode Island (W912TF-14-D-0506); Cornerstone Construction Services, LLC,* Woburn, Massachusetts (W912TF-14-D-0507); Turnstone Corp.,* Milford, New Hampshire (W912TF-14-D-0508); Classic Site Solutions, Inc.,* Springfield, Massachusetts (W912TF-14-D-0509); Ricci Construction Co. Inc.,* Portsmouth, New Hampshire (W912TF-14-D-0510); CMGC Catamount LLC,* Bedford, New Hampshire (W912TF-14-D-0511); Aulson Co. Inc.,* Methuen, Massachusetts (W912TF-14-D-0512); Cutter Enterprises, LLC,* Vernon Rockville, Connecticut (W912TF-4-D-0513); and Benaka Inc.,* New Brunswick, New Jersey (W912TF-14-D-0514), were each awarded a $10,000,000 firm-fixed-price, indefinite- delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for sustainment/repair and maintenance, and military construction projects of various size and value for the National Guard, Pease Air National Guard Base, Concord Military Reservation, and all armories throughout New Hampshire. Funding and work location will be determined with each order, with an estimated completion date of Aug. 12, 2019. Bids were solicited via the Internet with 20 received. National Guard Bureau, Concord, New Hampshire, is the contracting activity.
The Boeing Co., Seattle, Washington, is being awarded a $30,385,333 modification to a previously awarded firm-fixed-price contract (N00019-12-C-0112) for the development of a structural repair manual in support of the P-8A Poseidon Multi-mission Maritime Aircraft. Work will be performed in Seattle, Washington, and is expected to be completed in November 2018. Fiscal 2014 aircraft procurement (Navy) funds in the amount of $30,385,333 will be obligated on this 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.
General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems, Fairfax, Virginia, is being awarded a not-to-exceed $19,522,980 firm-fixed-price contract for Surface Electronic Warfare Improvement Program (SEWIP) Block 1B3 FY14 Low-Rate Initial Production (LRIP) units. This contract provides for procurement of 15 SEWIP Block 1B3 LRIP systems and associated data. SEWIP is an evolutionary acquisition program to upgrade the existing AN/SLQ-32(V) Electronic Warfare System through a modular, open-system approach. SEWIP provides enhanced shipboard electronic warfare for early detection, analysis, threat warning, and protection from anti-ship missiles. SEWIP Block 1 focuses on obsolescence mitigation and special signal intercept. Work will be performed in Pittsfield, Massachusetts (50 percent): Fairfax, Virginia (18 percent); Thousand Oaks, California (17 percent); and San Diego, California (15 percent), and is expected to be completed by September 2016. Fiscal 2011 and 2013 shipbuilding and conversion (Navy), and fiscal 2014 other procurement (Navy) funding, in the amount of $8,105,076, will be obligated at the time of award. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured pursuant to 10 U.S.C. 2304(c)(1) and FAR 6.302-1 - only one responsible source and no other supplies or services will satisfy agency requirements. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, District of Columbia, is the contracting activity (N00024-14-C-5341).
General Dynamics Advanced Information System, Minneapolis, Minnesota, is being awarded a $16,286,671 firm-fixed-price contract for the full-rate production of 60 Lot 38 Type 3 Advanced Mission Computers for the E/A-18G aircraft for the U.S. Navy (48) and the government of Australia (12). Work will be performed in Bloomington, Minnesota, and is expected to be completed in August 2016. Fiscal year 2013 and 2014 aircraft procurement (Navy) funds, and foreign military sales funds, in the amount of $16,286,671, will be obligated at time of award, none of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured pursuant to 10 USC 2304 (c)(1). This contract combines purchases for the U.S. Navy ($9,772,003; 60 percent), and government of Australia ($6,514,668; 40 percent) under the Foreign Military Sales program. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity (N00019-14-C-0068).
L-3 Communications Vertex Aerospace LLC, Madison, Mississippi, is being awarded a $13,744,643 modification to a previously awarded indefinite-delivery requirements contract (N00019-13-D-0007) to provide logistics services for aircraft availability of 96 TH-57 aircraft. Services to be provided include pre-flighting and fueling of the aircraft, as well as safe for flight release for designated missions. Work will be performed at the Naval Air Station Whiting Field, Milton, Florida, and is expected to be completed in May 2015. No funds are being obligated at time of award. Funds will be obligated against individual delivery orders as they are issued. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.
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Chevron Products Company, a division of Chevron U.S.A. Inc., Louisville, Kentucky, has been awarded a maximum $9,355,150 fixed-price with economic-price-adjustment contract for lubricating engine oil. This contract was a competitive acquisition, and nine offers were received. This is a three-year base contract with a 30-day carry over period. Locations of performance are Kentucky, Oregon, South Carolina, and California, with an April 30, 2017, performance completion date. Using service is Defense Logistics Agency Energy. Type of appropriation is fiscal 2014 through fiscal 2017 defense working capital funds. The contracting activity is the Defense Logistics Agency Energy, Fort Belvoir, Virginia (SP0600-14-D-0758).
Spectro, Inc., Chelmsford, Massachusetts, has been awarded an estimated $9,024,628 firm-fixed-price, commercial, indefinite-delivery requirements contract for repair of spectrometers in support of U.S. Air Force and Army requirements. The award is a five-year ordering typecontract with no options. Work will be performed at Chelmsford, Massachusetts, and at each Air Force and Army location requiring repair. The contract is estimated to be completed Aug. 17, 2019. This award is the result of a sole-source acquisition. No funds are being obligated at time of award. Air Force Sustainment Center, Robbins Air Force Base, Georgia, is the contracting activity (FA8517-14-D-0021).