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No: 411-97
July 30, 1997

AIR FORCE

Boeing North American, Seal Beach, Calif., is being awarded a $37,000,000 face value increase to a time-and-material contract to provide for FY 1998 sustaining engineering services for the B-1B airframe and air vehicle. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. Oklahoma City Air Logistics Center, Tinker Air Force Base, Okla., is the contracting activity (F34601-94/C-0120, P00105).

Hughes Aircraft, Goleta, Calif., is being awarded a $36,772,433 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to provide for development and design of the Cross Track Infrared Sounder (CrIS) and Visible/Infrared Imager Radiometer Suite sensors in support of the National Polar Orbiting Operational Environmental Satellite System (NPOESS). Contract is expected to be completed June 2000. At this time, $2,000,000 of the contract funds have been obligated. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. Space and Missile Systems Center, Los Angeles Air Force Base, Calif., is the contracting activity (F04701-97/C-0028).

ITT Aerospace/Communication Division., Ft. Wayne, Ind., is being awarded a $35,740,180 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to provide for development and design of the Cross Track Infrared Sounder (CrIS) and Visible/Infrared Imager Radiometer Suite sensors in support of the National Polar Orbiting Operational Environmental Satellite System (NPOESS). Contract is expected to be completed June 2000. At this time, $2,000,000 of the contract funds have been obligated. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. Space and Missile Systems Center, Los Angeles Air Force Base, Calif., is the contracting activity (F04701-97/C-0029).

Ball Aerospace and Technologies Corp., is being awarded a $35,509,941 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to provide for development and design of the Ozone Mapping and Profiler Suite (OMPS) and the Conical Microwave Imager/Sounder (CMIS) sensors in support of the National Polar Orbiting Operational Environmental Satellite System (NPOESS). Contract is expected to be completed June 2000. At this time, $2,000,000 of the contract funds have been obligated. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. Space and Missile Systems Center, Los Angeles Air Force Base, Calif., is the contracting activity (F04701-97/C-0032).


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Hughes Space and Communications Co., Los Angeles, Calif., is being awarded a $32,000,000 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to provide for development and design of the Conical Microwave Imager/Sounder (CMIS) sensor in support of the National Polar Orbiting Operational Environmental Satellite System (NPOESS). Contract is expected to be completed June 2000. At this time, $1,000,000 of the contract funds have been obligated. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. Space and Missile Systems Center, Los Angeles Air Force Base, Calif. (F04701-97/C-0033).

Orbital Sciences Corp., Pomona, Calif., is being awarded a $4,874,570 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to provide for development and design of the Ozone Mapping and Profiler Suite (OMPS) sensors in support of the National Polar-Orbiting Operational Environmental Satellite System (NPOESS). Contract is expected to be completed June 2000. At this time, $1,000,000 of the contract funds have been obligated. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. Space and Missile Systems Center, Los Angeles Air Force Base, Calif. (F04701-97/C-0034).

ARMY

J. T. Construction Co. Inc., San Antonio, Texas, was awarded on July 29, 1997, a $12,206,600 firm-fixed-price contract for construction of the Inter-American Air Force Academy. This complex consists of a two building complex: a 67,100 sq. feet (approximately) enlisted dormitory; and 26,070 sq. feet (approximately) two-story classroom facilities, to be constructed of brick veneer and stucco on steel stud walls, concrete spread footing foundations, precast concrete floor planks, rigid steel frame and standing-seam metal roof system. Work will be performed at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas, and is expected to be completed by June 27, 1999. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There was an announcement in the Commerce Business Daily on Dec. 23, 1996, and seven bids were received. The contracting activity is the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Fort Worth, Texas (DACA63-97-C-0045).

System Technology Associates Inc., Colorado Springs, Colo., is being awarded $218,176 as part of a potential maximum $300,000,000 cost-plus-award-fee contract to provide the capability to integrate, engineer, furnish equipment and materials, install and test, provide limited allied support and interim maintenance for a wide range of command, control, communications, computer, information, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (C4I2SR) systems for North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD), United States Space Command (US SPACE COM), and Air Force Space Command (AF SPC). A substantial portion of the work will be accomplished in the local vicinity of Cheyenne Mountain Air Force Base, Peterson Air Force Base, and Falcon Air Force Base, Colo., and at other sites worldwide, and is expected to be completed by Sept. 30, 2002. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were 152 bids solicited on March 17, 1997, and three bids were received. The contracting activity is the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Omaha, Neb. (DACA45-97-C-0059).


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Bill Harbert Construction Co., Birmingham, Ala., is being awarded $90,000 as part of a not-to-exceed $13,500,000 indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity construction contract for installation support, to include minor construction, repair, renovation, and incidental design capabilities. Work will be performed at Redstone Arsenal, Ala., and is for a base year plus option years one and two, with an expected completion date of July 29, 2000. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were 46 bids solicited on April 8, 1997, and five bids were received. The contracting activity is the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Mobile, Ala. (DACA01-97-D-0034).

CIVIL WORKS - NON MILITARY

E. S. Wagner Co., Oregon, Ohio, is being awarded a $355,000 increment as part of a $5,973,995 firm-fixed-price contract for work to protect the central segment of the Fort Wayne Flood Control Project, which is approximately 13,000 feet in length. The protection consists mainly of earthen levees and concrete floodwalls. The project includes road closures, rock-fill for bank stabilization, utility relocation and trail restoration. Work will be performed in Ft. Wayne, Ind., and is expected to be completed by Feb. 15, 1999. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were 115 bids solicited on May 30, 1997, and four bids were received. The contracting activity is the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Detroit, Mich. (DACW35-97-C-0024).

NAVY

Northrop Grumman Corp., Bethpage, N.Y., is being awarded a not to exceed $11,900,001 ceiling price order for 180 aircraft slat assemblies (83 right-hand onboard aircraft slat assemblies and 97 left-hand outboard aircraft slat assemblies). Work will be performed in Bethpage, N.Y. (47%); St. Augustine, Fla. (37%); and Milledgeville, Ga. (16%), and is expected to be completed by June 2000. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured. The Naval Inventory Control Point, Philadelphia, Pa., is the contracting activity (N00383-97-G-005B) (Order 5014).

Maersk Line Limited, Norfolk, Va., is being awarded a $91,185,806 contract for the operation and maintenance of eight newly constructed, government owned, large, medium-speed, roll-on/roll-off (LMSR) vessels. This contract includes a potential award fee of approximately $7,000,000 which would bring the cumulative potential value of this contract to $98,185,806. Additionally, this contract provides for reimbursables estimated at $180,960,870. These vessels will carry Army vehicular cargo and will be stationed in the Persian Gulf and at Diego Garcia where work is expected to be completed by September 2002. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured with 52 proposals solicited and 16 offers received. The Military Sealift Command, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity (N00033-97-C-3004).


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CORRECTION

  • Contract N68939-97-D-0040, N68939-97-D-0041, N689-97-D-0042, and N68939-97-D-0043 announced July 29, 1997, were subsequently amended on July 29, 1997, after contract announcement was made. Two awardees withdrew from competition and only Lucent Technologies, Inc., McLeansville, N.C., and GTE Government Systems Corp., GTE Worldwide Telecommunications Services, Needham Heights, Ma., remain to share this contract. The total amount of the contract award $2,934,185,000 does not change.