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No: 707-00
November 22, 2000

NAVY

American Overseas Marine Corp., Quincy, Mass., is being awarded a $24,754,138 five-year firm-fixed-price contract with reimbursables for the operation and maintenance of one government-owned Maritme Prepositioning Force (Enhanced) ship. Work will be performed in Diego Garcia, and is expected to be completed by December 2005. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured with 80 proposals solicited 11 with offers received. The U. S. Navy's Military Sealift Command, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity (N00033-01-C-3100).

Pennsylvania State University Applied Research Laboratory, University Park, Pa., is being awarded a $9,300,000 cost-plus-firm-fee R&D contract to develop and demonstrate an integrated system of: (1) shipboard and torpedo sensor signal processing for improved probability of target detection and classification; (2) shipboard tactical situational awareness processing and displays; and (3) improved torpedo guidance and control, featuring ship-torpedo connectivity to significantly increase the probability of a kill in a shallow water engagement. Work will be performed in University Park, Pa., and is expected to be completed by November 2003. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured under an Office of Naval Research Undersea Weapons Science and Technology Broad Agency Announcement for which 39 offers were received. The Office of Naval Research, Arlington, Va., is the contracting activity (N00014-00G-0058 0012).

ARMY

The Cube Corp.*, Sterling, Va., is being awarded an increment as part of an $18,543,955 (base year total) cost-plus-award-fee contract, with an estimated cumulative total of $95,406,392, for logistics and public works support as a result of an A-76 study. Work will be performed at Fort Bliss, Texas, and includes range sites in West Texas and East New Mexico, and is expected to be completed by May 30, 2006. There was an announcement on the World Wide Web on Feb. 4, 2000, and three bids were received. The U.S. Army Training & Doctrine Command, Fort Eustis, Va., is the contracting activity (DABT60-01-C-0014).

Trak International Inc.*, Port Washington, Wis., is being awarded a delivery order amount of $11,402,400 as part of firm-fixed-price, requirements contract DAAE07-95-D-R012, for 96 All Terrain Lifters, Army System Forklifts (ATLAS). Work will be performed in Port Washington, Wis., and is expected to be completed by May 30, 2002. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The U.S. Army Tank-Automotive & Armaments Command, Warren, Mich., is the contracting activity.

Hamilton Sundstrand Aerospace, Rockford, Ill., was awarded $2,482,065 on Nov. 21, 2000 as part of a $6,974,884 firm-fixed-price contract for 180 rotor assemblies and 180 cycle and hour meters. Work will be performed in San Diego, California, and is expected to be completed by Oct. 1, 2001. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This is a sole source contract initiated on July 27, 1999. The U.S. Army Aviation & Missile Command, Redstone Arsenal, Ala., is the contracting activity (DAAH23-99-C-0210).

DEFENSE COMMISSARY AGENCY

National Beef Packing Company of Kansas City, Mo. is being awarded a $10,371,629 Indefinite Quantity Type Contract on November 22, 2000 to provide fresh beef items to DeCA commissaries. Work will be performed in Liberal, KS with delivery to multiple commissary sites in DeCA's Eastern Region, Southern Area (North Carolina Zone and Little Rock AFB, AR). Performance under this contract is expected to be complete by August 31, 2001. Twenty-eight firms were solicited and two offers were received. The Defense Commissary Agency, Contract Management Business Unit, Hopewell, VA is the contracting activity (DeCA02-01-D-0006).

CIVIL WORKS - NON MILITARY

Armster Crosby*, a joint venture, Montgomery, Ala., is being awarded $6,000,000 (base year total) as part of a $30,000,000 (total if all options years are exercised), firm-fixed-price, indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract for construction of new dikes and/or raising/rehabilitating existing dikes. The contractor will excavate and haul out dried dredged material, mowing and cutting back encroaching vegetation along the dikes, and other miscellaneous disposal area management activities with rented equipment and operators. Work will be performed in Pascagoula, Miss. (50%), and Mobile, Ala. (50%), and is expected to be completed by Nov. 21, 2001. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were 69 bids solicited on March 14, 2000, and seven bids were received. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Mobile, Ala., is the contracting activity (DACW01-01-D-0002).

* Small Business