Sverdrup Technology Inc., Tullahoma, Tenn., is being awarded $1,000,000 as part of a $112,754,174 indefinite quantity/indefinite delivery, time and materials requirements contract. The objectives of this contract are to: (1) obtain ballistics field data acquisition support, laboratory test support, and logistic and administrative support for selected test programs where specific tasks would include, but not be limited to, any of the following: range preparation, to include geodetic and exterior ballistic preparations; installation, setup, alignment, verification, operation, maintenance, and repair of instrumentation and equipment; recording test data and preparation of data sheets; removal of instrumentation; data analysis; and report preparation; (2) operate and test items while stationary and on specific test courses to obtain required data, providing maintenance of the test items and preparing technical reports on testing performed. Specific tasks include, but are not limited to the following: acceptance, inspection, and transportation of test items and instrumentation, observations, measurement and readings. Warehousing support functions include, but are not limited to the following: receive, order, store, turn-in, inventory, issue and deliver equipment, materials, lubricants and radioactive materials; and maintain locator files and control registers; and, (3) test artillery, ammunition, weapons-related equipment; armor, and weapons; repair artillery and related equipment; paint and sign making; operate heavy equipment; operated bridge boats; provide range support; provide fire control support; and provide simulation support. Work will be performed at Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md., and completion is expected by Aug. 31, 2006. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were 176 bids solicited on Aug. 11, 2000, and five bids were received. The U.S. Army Materiel Command Acquisition Center, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md., is the contracting activity (DAAD05-01-D-0019).
General Dynamics Land Systems, Sterling Heights, Mich., is being awarded a $26,437,128 modification to firm-fixed-price and cost-plus-fixed-fee contract DAAM01-96-C-0028, for the upgrade of eleven Fox Nuclear, Biological and Chemical Reconnaissance Systems, which consists of a wheeled vehicle (the Fox) containing a variety of nuclear, biological and chemical detection equipment. Work will be performed in Anniston, Ala. (50%); Sterling Heights, Mich. (15%), and the Federal Republic of Germany (35%), and completion is expected by June 30, 2004. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This is a sole source contract initiated on May 23, 2001. The U.S. Army Materiel Command Acquisition Center, Edgewood Branch, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md., is the contracting activity.
McDonnell Douglas Corp., a wholly owned subsidiary of the Boeing Company, St. Louis, Mo., is being awarded a ceiling amount $27,057,242 letter contract for the procurement of eight Harpoon Shipboard Command and Launch Control Systems for the governments of Turkey (4) and Egypt (4); Ordnance Alteration kits with support for Japan (4) and Greece (4); and spare parts for Taiwan, the Netherlands, Germany, the United Arab Emirates, and the United Kingdom. This contract combines purchase for the governments of Egypt (40.91%); Turkey (46.87%); Greece (7.71%); Japan (2.73%); the Netherlands (.32%); Taiwan (.32%); Germany (.32%); the United Arab Emirates (.32%); and United Kingdom (.50%) under the Foreign Military Sales Program. Work will be performed St. Charles, Mo. (55%); Lititz, Pa. (13%); Baltimore, Md. (12%); San Diego, Calif. (12%); Kellyville, Okla. (3%) and at various locations worldwide (5%), and is expected to be completed in March 2003. 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 (N00019-01-C-0067).
Raytheon Company, St. Petersburg, Fla., is being awarded a $6,745,834 modification to previously awarded cost-plus-award-fee contract (N00024-99-C-5110) for changes to the Cooperative Engagement Capability (CEC) program's Baseline 2.1 development. CEC significantly improves battle force anti-air warfare (AAW) capability by coordinating all force AAW sensors into a single real-time, fire control quality composite track picture. Work will be performed in St. Petersburg, Fla., and is expected to be completed in September 2002. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity.