Regents of New Mexico State University, Las Cruses, N.M., and Clark Atlanta University, Atlanta, Ga., are each being awarded an indefinite quantity/indefinite delivery firm fixed price contract, DAAB07-00-D0504 and DAAB07-00-D-0505 respectively, together valued at $50,000,000 for support for the U.S. Army Communications-Electronics Command, Ft. Monmouth, N.J. to include the Research, Development and Engineering Center and the Logistics Readiness Center; and the U.S. Army Information Systems Engineering Command, Ft. Huachua, Ariz. This procurement will enable the government to fulfill its mission of exploring new technologies related to the research and development of night vision, electro-optical, electronic sensors, countermine and survivability systems, command control and communications systems, and information and intelligence warfare systems. The government will award two indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity cost reimbursement contracts. The basic contract shall be five years. This procurement is a set-aside for Historically Black Colleges and Universities and Minority Institutions. Work will be performed at various locations in the United States. The U.S. Army Communications-Electronics Command, Ft. Monmouth, N.J., is the contracting activity.
Superconductor Technologies, Inc., Santa Barbara, Calif., is being awarded a $3,400,000 increment as part of a $13,623,618 cost plus fixed fee contract to explore three approaches to develop high-Q, electromechanically tunable, HTS filters. Work will be performed in Santa Barbara, Calif., and is expected to be completed by Sept. 22, 2000. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. A Broad Agency Announcement was issued on Oct. 5, 1999, and 5 bids were received. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, Arlington, Va., is the contracting activity (MDA972-00-C-0010).
Premier Professional Systems, Inc., Huntsville, Ala., is being awarded a $12,981,087 modification to a time and materials contract (DAAE07-98-DT064), for the first option year of the M939 Stabilization Program. The modifications will add the automated braking system in kit form to the entire fleet, 32,000 vehicles. Radial tires will also be put on the basic models. Work will be performed at various locations both within and outside the United States and is expected to be completed by May 16, 2001. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were six bids solicited on Feb. 23, 1999, and five bids were received. The U.S. Army Tank Automotive Command, Warren, Mich., is the contracting activity.