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No: 140-98
March 30, 1998

DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY

Bindley Western Drug Company, Shelby, N.C., was awarded on March 27, 1998, a $32,632,380 firm-fixed-price, modified requirements contract for pharmaceuticals under the Prime Vendor program. Four proposals were solicited and four were received. Work is expected to be completed by March 28, 1999. Funds will not expire at the end of the fiscal year. The Defense Supply Center Philadelphia, Philadephia, Pa., is the contracting activity (SPO200-95-D-7013).

Alliant Food Service, Inc., Salem, Mo., is being awarded a $6,900,000 firm-fixed-price, indefinite-quantity contract for full-line food distribution. Fifty proposals were solicited and four were received. Work is expected to be completed by May 1999. Funds will not expire at the end of the fiscal year. The Defense Supply Center Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pa., is the contracting activity (SPO300-98-D-2927).

Alliant Food Service, Inc., Salem, Mo., is being awarded an $11,300,000 firm-fixed-price, indefinite-quantity contract for full-line food distribution. One hundred forty-five proposals were solicited and six were received. Work is expected to be completed by April 1999. Funds will not expire at the end of the fiscal year. The Defense Supply Center Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pa., is the contracting activity (SPO300-98-D- 2928).

Allison Engine Co., Inc., Indianapolis, Ind., is being awarded a $5,900,259 firm-fixed-price contract for turbine engine blades. One proposal was solicited and one was received. Work is expected to be completed Aug. 31, 1999. Funds will not expire at the end of the fiscal year. The Defense Supply Center Richmond, Richmond, Va., is the contracting activity (F34601-95G0012-TYK5).

ARMY

Olin Corp., Winchester Division, Independence, Mo., is being awarded a $5,087,624 modification to a cost-plus-award-fee contract for the operation and maintenance of a

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government owned/contractor operated facility, and production of small caliber ammunition (7.62 mm, 5.56 mm, and caliber .50), to support the troops in the field. Work will be performed at the Lake City Army Ammunition Plant, Independence, Mo. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This is a sole source contract initiated on Jan. 30, 1997. The contracting activity is the U.S. Army Armament, Munitions & Chemical Command, Rock Island, Ill. (DAAA09-91-Z-0009).

Olin Corp., Baraboo, Wis., is being awarded a $5,937,384 modification to a cost-plus-fixed-fee/firm-fixed-price contract for the operation and maintenance of a government owned/contractor operated facility. Work will be performed at the Badger Army Ammunition Plant, Baraboo, Wis., and is expected to be completed by March 31, 1999. Of the total contract funds, $2,605,890 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This is a sole source contract initiated on March 31, 1984. The contracting activity is the U.S. Army Armament, Munitions & Chemical Command, Rock Island, Ill. (DAAA09-85-Z-0007).

Physical Sciences Inc.*, Andover, Mass., is being awarded an $857,030 increment as part of a $5,077,945 cost-plus-fixed-fee completion contract for a research and development effort entitled Advanced Solid State Dye Lasers. Work will be performed in Andover, Mass., and is expected to be completed by March 31, 2001. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There was a broad agency announcement on Sept. 11, 1997, and eight bids were received. The contracting activity is the U.S. Army Aviation & Missile Command, Redstone Arsenal, Ala. (DAAH01-98-C-R116).

General Dynamics Defense Systems, Pittsfield, Mass., is being awarded a $5,075,039 modification to a cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for systems technical support for the Bradley Fighting Vehicle Transmission and Turret Drive System, and the Multiple Launch Rocket System Transmission. Work will be performed in Muskegon, Mich., and is expected to be completed by March 31, 1999. Of the total contract funds, $261,246 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This is a sole source contract initiated on Dec. 23, 1996. The contracting activity is the U.S. Army Tank-automotive & Armaments Command, Warren, Mich. (DAAE07-97-C-T158).

General Dynamics Land Systems Inc., Sterling Heights, Mich., is being awarded a $12,186,236 modification to a firm-fixed-price contract for 762 kits (Pulse Jet System Mod Kits and various subkits) in support of the U.S. Army and U.S. Marine Corps, M1A1 Tank programs. This includes an add-on quantity of 215 Pulse Jet System Kits. Work will be performed in Imperial Valley, Calif. (59%); Tallahassee, Fla. (34%); and Eynon, Pa. (7%), and is expected to be completed by Aug. 31, 1999. Of the total contract funds, $6,878,674 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This is a sole source contract initiated on March 31, 1997. The contracting activity is the U.S. Army Tank-automotive & Armaments Command, Rock Island, Ill. (DAAE20-97-G-0002).

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Raytheon Co., Electronic Systems, Bedford, Mass., is being awarded a $9,726,248 modification to a cost-plus-award-fee contract for the FY98 PATRIOT engineering services option. Work will be performed in Quincy, Mass. (16.80%); Burlington, Mass. (3.50%); Huntsville, Ala. (10%); Andover, Mass. (.80%); Tewksbury, Mass. (59.20%); El Paso, Texas (6.80%); and Korea (2.90%), and is expected to be completed by Jan. 31, 1999. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This is a sole source contract initiated on July 7, 1997. The contracting activity is the U.S. Army Aviation & Missile Command, Redstone Arsenal, Ala. (DAAH01-95-C-0043).

Interstate Construction Inc.*, Rancho Cordova, Calif., is being awarded a $5,144,945 firm-fixed-price contract to design and construct approximately 14,394 meters of overhead and underground electrical transmission lines; and a new 14.0 MVA substation, transformer, fire protection, fencing and access road. Work will be performed at Elmendorf Air Force Base, Alaska, and is expected to be completed by Sept. 10, 1999. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were 43 bids solicited on Jan. 9, 1998, and seven bids were received. The contracting activity is the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Anchorage, Alaska (DACA85-98-C-0006).

CIVIL WORKS - NON MILITARY

Mississippi Limestone Corp.*, Friars Point, Miss., is being awarded a $5,037,200 firm-fixed-price contract to produce 100,000 squares of 001A casting mattresses, 237,000 cubic tons of 001B Portland Cement, and 40,000 cubic feet of 001C Fly Ash. Work will be performed along the Mississippi River, at Richardson Landing, Tipton County, Tenn., and is expected to be completed by Dec. 30, 1998. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were 14 bids solicited on Oct. 17, 1997, and two bids were received. The contracting activity is the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Memphis, Tenn. (DACW66-98-C-0012).

AIR FORCE

Boeing Defense and Space Group, Seattle, Wash., is being awarded a $26,550,000 face value increase to a firm-fixed-price contract to provide for installation and check-out of the Electronic Support measures into four E-3F Airborne Warning and Control System (AWACS) aircraft. The work is expected to be completed December 2000. This effort supports foreign military sales to France. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. Electronic Systems Center, Hanscom AFB, Mass., is the contracting activity (F19628-97/C-0005, P00006).

Litton Systems, Inc., is being awarded an $18,627,519 requirements contract to provide for repair of Traveling Wave Tubes in support of the Perimeter Radar Characterization System and the Advanced Research Project Agency Long Range Tracking and Identification Radar. The work is expected to be completed March 2003. Funds will be obligated as individual task orders

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are issued. There were two firms solicited and one proposal received. Solicitation began October 1997; negotiations were completed February 1998. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. Sacramento Air Logistics Center, McClellan AFB, Calif., is the contracting activity (F04606-98/D-0029).

NAVY

Lockheed Martin Tactical Systems Co., Akron, Ohio, is being awarded an $8,944,602 fixed-price-incentive-fee contract to procure 59 M2 and 10 M60 Player Units for the Mobile Automated Instrumentation Suite for the U.S. Army. Work will be performed in Pomona, Calif. (75%), Sunnyvale, Calif. (15%), and San Diego, Calif. (10%), and is expected to be completed by June 1999. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured. The Naval Air Warfare Center Training Systems Division, Orlando, Fla., is the contracting activity (N61339-98-C-0030).

* Small Business