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No: 508-97
September 23, 1997

ARMY

Alliant Techsystems Inc., Janesville, Wis., is being awarded a $7,261,129 modification to a firm-fixed-price contract for 34,927 M732A2 fuze MPTS in support of various artillery and mortar projectiles. Work will be performed in Janesville, Wis., and is expected to be completed by Oct. 30, 1998. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This is a sole source contract initiated on Oct. 22, 1996. The contracting activity is the U.S. Army Armament, Munitions and Chemical Command, Rock Island, Ill. (DAAA09-92-C-0436).

Boeing Defense and Space Group, Seattle, Wash., is being awarded a $1,920,900 increment of a $23,210,911 modification to a $181,320,359 cost-plus-fixed-fee/level-of-effort contract to exercise the option for continued operation of the Airborne Surveillance Testbed (AST) for FY98. The effort will accomplish necessary planning, calibration, testing, data collection, and data reduction to provide infrared data from specific missions which support resolution of ballistic defense issues and provide assistance for both ballistic missile defense and strategic defense element developments. Work will be performed in Seattle, Wash., and is expected to be completed by Sept. 30, 1998. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This is a sole source contract initiated on Oct. 11, 1994. The contracting activity is the U.S. Army Space and Strategic Defense Command, Huntsville, Ala. (DASG60-91-C-0146).

Primex Physics International, San Leandro, Calif., is being awarded a $2,810,000 increment as part of an $8,147,006 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for the purchase of a Decade Quad X-Ray Radiation Simulator. Work will be performed in Tullahoma, Tenn. (50%); and San Leandro, Calif. (50%), and is expected to be completed by May 30, 1999. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This is a sole source contract initiated on Aug. 1, 1997. The contracting activity is the Defense Special Weapons Agency, Alexandria, Va. (DSWA01-97-C-0033).


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Carothers Construction Inc., Water Valley, Miss., is being awarded a $28,150,000 firm-fixed-price contract for construction of an approximately 200,000 sq. foot three-story Ambulatory Health Care Facility. Features include various clinic spaces, logistics, administration, radiology, pathology and record holding areas, and a three-story atrium space that extends the length of the building. The facility is steel frame with fire proofing, exterior is a combination of brick veneer and a direct applied acrylic finish system. The roofing includes both built-up and concrete tile. Site work includes paving, grading, landscaping, demolition of existing hospital and associated utility work. Asbestos removal will be required. Work will be performed at Maxwell Air Force Base, Alabama, and is expected to be completed by March 11, 2000. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were 251 bids solicited on July 10, 1997, and six bids were received. The contracting activity is the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Mobile, Ala. (DACA01-97-C-0094).

CIVIL WORKS - NON MILITARY

Weeks Marine Inc., Camden, N.J., was awarded on Sept. 22, 1997, a $500,000 increment as part of a $5,322,055 firm-fixed-price contract for maintenance dredging. Work will be performed from Station 99+000 to Station 249+000, inland waterway, Delaware River to the Chesapeake Bay, and is expected to be completed by Feb 28, 1998. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were 16 bids solicited on July 2, 1997, and three bids were received. The contracting activity is the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Philadelphia, Pa. (DACW61-97-C-0036).

NAVY

Lear Astronics Corp., Santa Monica, Calif., is being awarded an $11,202,000 indefinite-quantity contract for 300 to 400 replacements to the current H-46 Attitude Heading Reference System which is the main navigational aid aboard the H-46 aircraft. Work will be performed in Santa Monica, Calif., and is expected to be completed by December 1998. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured with nine proposals solicited and three offers received. The Naval Inventory Control Point, Philadelphia, Pa., is the contracting activity (N00383-97-D-020G).

J. A. Jones Management Services, Inc., Charlotte, N.C., is being awarded an $9,999,000 task order for building renovations at the Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, D.C. Work will be performed in Washington, D.C., and is expected to be completed by October 1998. Contract funds will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured with 54 proposals solicited and four offers received. The Engineering Field Activity Chesapeake, Naval Facilities Engineering Command, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity (N62477-96-D-0156).


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Pioneer Enterprises, Inc.,* Charleston, S.C., is being awarded an $8,144,588 firm-fixed-price contract for alteration of dormitories at Shaw Air Force Base, Sumter, S.C. Work will be performed in Sumter, S.C., and is expected to be completed by March 1999. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured with 25 proposals solicited and four offers received. The Naval Facilities Engineering Command, Southern Division, North Charleston, S.C., is the contracting activity (N62467-97-C-0797).

Lockheed Martin Corp., Naval Launching Systems, Baltimore, Md., is being awarded a $5,553,324 modification to previously awarded contract N00024-94-C-5300 for the procurement of Advanced Launch Control Unit (LCU) Peripheral (ALPs) units and associated hardware for the MK41 Vertical Launching System (VLS) AMS shipsets. This contract combines purchases for the Governments of Germany (34.6%); the Netherlands (31.1%); Spain (29.2%); and Japan (5.10%) under the Foreign Military Sales (FMS) Program. Work will be performed in Baltimore, Md., and is expected to be completed by October 1999. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Arlington, Va., is the contracting activity.

McDonnell Douglas Corp., St. Louis, Mo., is being awarded a $5,500,000 firm-fixed-price delivery order for the design and development effort of an engineering change proposal to replace wiring in AV-8B trainer aircraft. Work will be performed in St. Louis, Mo., and is expected to be completed by December 1999. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity (N00019-95-G-0034).

W. J. Schafer Associates, Inc., Chelmsford, Mass., is being awarded a $5,326,152 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for Laser and Electro-Optical Engineering and Technical Support. Work will be performed in Chelmsford, Mass., and is expected to be completed by September 1998. Contract funds in the amount of $127,900 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured with 81 proposals solicited and one offer received. The Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity (N00014-97-D-2014).

McDonnell Douglas Corp., St. Louis, Mo., is being awarded a $5,255,798 modification to previously awarded contract N00019-96-C-0029 for spares and repair parts for the T-45 aircraft. Work will be performed in St. Louis, Mo., and is expected to be completed by December 1999. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity.

AIR FORCE

Boeing Defense and Space Group, Seattle, Wash., was awarded on September 22, a $6,273,670 face value increase to a firm-fixed-price contract to provide for depot level work to return one TS-3 aircraft to serviceable condition. This effort includes Analytical Condition Inspection, Programmed Depot Maintenance, and Aircraft Structural Inspection Program tasks,


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as well as incorporation of modifications into the aircraft. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The work will be performed at Boeing Defense and Space Group, Wichita, Kan. Electronic Systems Command, Hanscom AFB, Mass., is the contracting activity (F19628-94/C-0047, P00059).

Lockheed Martin, San Jose, Calif., was awarded on September 22, an $11,265,494 face value increase to a cost-plus-award-fee contract to provide for program, data, and configuration management and engineering analysis in support of the Range and Communication Development Contract (RCDC). The RCDC develops upgrades and improvements to Air Force range equipment. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. Space and Missile Systems Center, Los Angeles, Calif., is the contracting activity (F04701-96/C-0018, P00019).

Boeing Defense and Space Group, Seattle, Wash., was awarded on September 22, a $7,700,000 face value increase to a firm-fixed-price contract to provide for 7 Improvement Kits, 8 Circuit Card Assemblies, and update of associated documentation, in support of the Block 20/25 Identification Friend or Foe System on the E-3 Airborne Warning and Control System (AWACS) aircraft. This effort supports foreign military sales to the United Kingdom. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The work will be performed at Telephonics Corp., Farmingdale, N.Y. Electronic Systems Command, Hanscom AFB, Mass., is the contracting activity (F19628-95/C-0241, P00086).


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