Alliant Techsystems Inc., Hopkins, Minn., is being awarded a $3,342,373 increment as part of a $14,011,178 contract for the design and development of an XM784/XM785 electronic time (ET) fuze for mortars (Phase I); the design qualification and type classification of an XM784/XM785 ET fuze for mortars (Phase II); and low rate initial production of 30,000 XM784 ET fuzes and 30,000 XM785 ET fuzes (Phase III). Phases I and II will be under a cost-plus-award-fee contract and Phase III a cost-plus-incentive-fee contract. Work will be performed in Janesville, Wis. (60%), and Hopkins, Minn. (40%), and completion is expected by June 30, 2006. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. Bids were solicited on Jan. 24, 2001, and three bids were received. The U.S. Army Tank-Automotive & Armaments Command, Picatinny Arsenal, N.J., is the contracting activity (DAAE30-01-C-1089).
KDS Controls Inc.*, Troy, Mich., is being awarded an $890,259 delivery order amount as part of a potential $10,707,239 firm-fixed-price 5-year indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract for a guaranteed minimum of 10,326 and a maximum of 129,075 engine electrical start systems for the high mobility multi-purpose wheeled vehicle. Work will be performed in Troy, Mich., and completion is expected by May 8, 2006. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There was an announcement on the World Wide Web on March 5, 2001, and six bids were received. The U.S. Army Tank-Automotive & Armaments Command, Warren, Mich., is the contracting activity (DAAE07-01-D-S063).
Structural Associates Inc.*, East Syracuse, N.Y., is being awarded a $9,759,000 firm-fixed-price contract for a hydrant fuel system. (Two optional items for removal of contaminated soils were not exercised.) Work will be performed at McConnell Air Force Base, Wichita, Kan., and completion is expected by Aug. 22, 2003. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were 25 bids solicited on April 17, 2001, and four bids were received. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Omaha, Neb., is the contracting activity (DACA45-01-C-0004).
CORRECTION: CWM Service, Anchorage, Alaska, is being awarded a $12,558,549 fixed-price with award fee contract to provide for base operating support services at Laughlin Air Force Base, Texas. This effort will support functions of operations and maintenance, environmental, sites maintenance, transportation, supply, airfield management, grounds maintenance and fuels. At this time $120,716 of the funds have been obligated. This effort will be performed at Laughlin Air Force Base, Texas. This work is to be completed by September 2002. Solicitation was issued using the World Wide Web, 13 firms submitted proposals. Solicitation began November 2000; negotiations were completed June 2001. Air Education and Training Command, Randolph Air Force Base, Texas, is the contracting activity (F41689-01-C-0031).
Rothenbuhler Engineering, Sedro Wooley, Wash., is being awarded a $10,200,000 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, firm-fixed-price contract for 600 (ea) MK 186 Mod 2 Radio Firing Device Kits and associated data. The MK 186 Mod 2 radio firing device kit is a portable, self contained system used to remotely initiate demolition charges. The kit consists of one master controller unit (transmitter), eight slaved detonator units (receivers), nine antennas, one battery charger, one system status test module, and a protective storage case. Work will be performed in Sedro Wooley, Wash., and is expected to be completed in August 2006. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured. The Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane Division, Crane Ind., is the contracting activity (N00164-01-C-0121).
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