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No: 204-98
April 30, 1998

DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY

Propper International, Inc.**, Mayaguez, Puerto Rico, is being awarded a $12,312,926 firm-fixed-price indefinite-quantity contract for temperate woodland camouflage trousers. Forty-two proposals were solicited and five were received. Work will be performed in Mayaguez, Puerto Rico; Adjuntas, Puerto Rico; and Cabo Rojo, Puerto Rico, and is expected to be completed by June 1999. Funds will not expire at the end of the fiscal year. The Defense Supply Center Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pa., is the contracting activity (SPO100-97-D-0302).

Red Kap Industries, Incorporated, Nashville, Tenn., is being awarded a $5,595,000 firm-fixed-price contract for blue shade (shipboard) utility coveralls. Four proposals were solicited and four were received. Work will be performed in Sparta, Tenn., and is expected to be completed by March 25, 1999. Funds will not expire at the end of the fiscal year. The Defense Supply Center Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pa., is the contracting activity (SPO100-98-C-5027).

AIR FORCE

Atlantic Research Corp., Gainesville, Va., was awarded on April 29, an $8,924,182 cost-sharing ($7,051,979 government share; $1,872,203 contractor share) contract to provide for research and development support for the reduction of production costs for the High Performance Post Boost Control Systems Program. This effort will develop technologies for reduction of production costs and use of aerospace unique materials in rocket and missile systems. The work is expected to be completed August 2002. Air Force Flight Test Center, Edwards Air Force Base, Calif., is the contracting activity (F04611-98-C-0007)

Lockheed Martin Corp., Littleton, Colo., is being awarded a $34,650,056 face value increase to a cost-plus-award-fee contract to provide for five months of research and development effort associated with sustainment support for the Titan II and IV launch systems. The work is expected to be completed September 1998. Solicitation issue date was July 1996. Space and Missile Systems Center, Los Angeles, Calif., is the contracting activity (F04701-96-C-0035, P00023)

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ThermoTrex Corp., San Diego, Calif., is being awarded a $27,788,370 Other Transaction for Prototype, cost-plus-fixed-fee with fee to provide for design, fabrication, assembly and test of the GEO Light Imaging National Testbed (GLINT). The GLINT will be a prototype optical system for imaging satellite in geostationary orbit. An Other Transaction is a special acquisition method to develop prototype projects for which most procurement laws and the Federal Acquisition Regulation do not apply, thus allowing greater flexibility in meeting government requirements. There were three proposals received. Solicitation began September 1997; negotiations were completed March 1998. Air Force Research Laboratory, Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio, is the contracting activity (F29601-97-0152)

Lockheed Martin Corp., is being awarded a $161,327,374 face value increase to a fixed-price-incentive-firm contract to provide for five months of production effort associated with sustainment support for the Titan II and IV launch systems. The work is expected to be completed by September 1998; solicitation date was July 1996. Space and Missile Systems Center, Los Angeles, Calif., is the contracting activity (F04701-96-C-0001, P00110).

ARMY

The Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co., Akron, Ohio, is being awarded a $6,987,832 firm-fixed-price contract for 19,968 track shoe assemblies (T-158LL) which support the M1 Abrams Vehicle, and 14,196 track shoe assemblies (T-157I) which support the M2, M3, MLRS. Work will be performed in St. Marys, Ohio, and is expected to be completed by Sept. 1, 1999. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This is a sole source contract initiated on April 1, 1998. The contracting activity is the U.S. Army Tank-automotive & Armaments Command, Warren, Mich. (DAAE07-98-D-T041).

NAVY

  • Newport News Shipbuilding, Newport News, Va., is being awarded a $1,222,410,871 modification to previously awarded contract N00024-94-C-2105 for accomplishment of the
  • FY 98 complex overhaul and refueling of the USS Nimitz (CVN 68) and its reactor plants. Work will be performed in Newport News, Va., and is expected to be completed by March 2001. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Arlington, Va., is the contracting activity.

Allison Engine Company, Indianapolis, Ind., is being awarded an $8,794,833 firm-fixed-priced basic ordering agreement order for the procurement of 27,958 turbine engine vanes used on the T-56 engine on C-130, E-2/C-2 and P-3 aircraft. Work will be performed in Indianapolis, Ind., and is expected to be completed by July 1999. 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 (F34601-95-G-0012) (Order GC4F).

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Northrop Grumman, Bethpage, N.Y., is being awarded a not-to-exceed $7,250,000 letter contract for the procurement of nine kits to modify and upgrade EA-6B, Block 89 aircraft to the Block 89A configuration, which is the baseline for the Improved Capability III configuration. Work will be performed in Rolling Meadows, Ill. (37%), Bethpage, N.Y. 33%), Melbourne, Fla. (27%), and St. Augustine, Fla. (3%), and is expected to be completed by September 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 (N00019-98-C-0039).

General Electric Aircraft Engines, Lynn, Mass., is being awarded a $6,096,200 requirements contract for 340 A/B flameholders for the F-404 engine used on the F/A-18 aircraft. Work will be performed in Lynn, Mass., and is expected to be completed by November 1998. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured with two proposals solicited and two offers received. The Naval Inventory Control Point, Philadelphia, Pa., is the contracting activity (N00393-97-D-005M) (Order 5000).

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