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No: 292-02
June 07, 2002

AIR FORCE

Rohr Inc., Goodrich Aeronautics Group, Chula Vista, Calif., is being awarded a $250,000,000 contract to provide for 12 line items of F-15 flight control spare parts manufactured using patent Gridlock technology. This effort supports foreign military sales to Israel and Saudi Arabia. Rohr Inc. will perform this effort at Rohr Inc., Riverside Plant, Riverside, Calif. At this time, no funds have been obligated. Solicitation began January 2002; Negotiations were complete April 2002. The Warner Robins Air Logistics Center, Robins Air Force Base, Ga., is the contracting activity (F09603-02-D-0025).

Northrop Grumman Systems Corp., Linthicum Heights, Md., is being awarded a $14,000,000 indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract to provide for Sensor Technology Applications Development and Evaluation (STEADEE). The STEADEE program has the requirement to investigate and develop a wide range of technologies to advance technical improvements that can be translated into operational capabilities for the warfighters. To support this program, the contractor will employ an open architecture systems approach to Real Time In Cockpit/Real Time Out Cockpit (RTIC/RTOC) to investigate and analyze a number of technologies that translate into significant increases to mission effectiveness and survivability for operational forces. The contractor shall investigate and analyze the technology thrust areas of Electro-Optics, Radio Frequency, and Automatic Target Recognition. The contractor shall also examine the cross cutting integrating thrust areas of Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (ISR), Electronic Warfare and Precisions Engagement. The contractor shall apply results of technology advancements coming from these activities to meet STEADEE program requirements. The objective of the contractor's investigations under the STEADEE focus Area A will be to meet specific warfighter operational requirements as delivery orders are turned on. Objectives include: the ability to provide near real-time high resolution imagery into the weapon system; timely updates of Signals Intelligence/Electronic Warfare threat data; multi-source data and imagery fusion, correlation and distribution RTIC/RTOC; rapid re-tasking and route planning of ISR and strike platforms; stand-off precision strike; and increased survivability of friendly sources. At this time, $750,000 of the funds has been obligated. Further funds will be obligatd as individual delivery orders are issued. The Air Force can issue delivery orders totaling up to the maximum amount indicated above, though actual requirements may necessitate less than the above amount. This work will be completed by September 2009. Solicitation began July 2001; Negotiations were complete May 2002. The Air Force Research Laboratory, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (F33615-02-D-1113).

Northrop Grumman Systems Corp., Rolling Meadows, Ill. is being awarded a $12,855,963 contract modification to provide for large aircraft infrared countermeasures C-130 group A development. The locations for performance are Lockheed Martin Systems Integration, Owego, N.Y. (69%); Northrop Grumman Systems Corp., Rolling Meadows, Ill. (31%). At this time, $6,381,960 of the funds has been obligated. This work will be completed by May 2004. Solicitation began January 2002; Negotiations were completed May 2002. The Aeronautical Systems Center, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (F33657-01-C-2093, P00008).

Boeing Service Co., Richardson, Texas, is being awarded an $11,543,238 contract to provide for Multiple Space Vehicle (MLV-05). The Integration Contractor will integrate the individual spacecraft and Evolved Expendable Launch Vehicle Secondary Payload Adapter (ESPA), forming the Integrated Payload Stack (IPS), and provide the IPS to the launch vehicle (LV) contractor. The integration contractor will assist the LV contractor in integration of the IPS with the LV. The integration contractor will develop, implement, and manage the integration of up to six secondary spacecraft and on primary spacecraft to ESPA and provide the IPS to the LV contractor. The integration contractor will supply all integration facilities for accomplishing the payload stack integration and acquire any necessary ground support equipment to support these activities. Further, the integration contractor will coordinate and flow information between the LC, ESPA, and all of the spacecraft. The integration contractor will also build all necessary wiring harness for ESPA to permit all of the space vehicles to communicate bi-directionally with the LV and will provide a booster adapter to fit between the primary spacecraft and ESPA. At this time, $480,432 of the funds has been obligated. This work will be completed by January 2006. Solicitation began March 2002. The Space And Missile Systems Center, Los Angeles Air Force Base, Calif., is the contracting activity (F04701-02C-0200).

Litton Systems Inc., Guidance and Control Systems Division, Woodland Hills, Calif., is being awarded a $7,589,527 contract to provide for Inertial Navigation System, Ring Laser Gyro for the F-16 Peace Vector II Retrofit, quantity of 44 each. This action supports foreign sales to Egypt. Litton Systems will perform this action at the following locations: Litton System Inc., Guidance and Control Systems Division, Woodland Hills, Calif., (38%); Aselsan Microelectronics, Ankara, Turkey (62%). At this time, $7,589,527 of the funds has been obligated. This work will be completed by May 2003. Solicitations began March 2001; Negotiations were completed May 2002. The Oklahoma City Air Logistics Center, Tinker Air Force Base, is the contracting activity (F34601-02-C-0153).

NAVY

Sealift Inc., Oyster Bay, N.Y., is being awarded a $41,823,500 firm-fixed-price contract for the charter of containership MV Capt. Steven L. Bennett, for the Air Force Prepositioning Program. This contract contains reimbursables that could bring the cumulative value of this contract to $47,400,000. This containership is U.S. flagged and contractor-owned and operated and will support the prepositioning requirements of the Department of Defense by transporting U.S. Air Force ammunition. The ship will be retained in a full operating status with a crew of approximately 20 mariners aboard. The ship will operate primarily in the Mediterranean, but must be worldwide deployable. The contract is expected to be completed by November 2007. Contract funds will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procure with in excess of 200 proposals solicited and six offers received. The Military Sealift Command, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity (N00033-02-C-3301).

Raytheon Co., Electronics Systems, Goleta, Calif., is being awarded a $32,566,811 modification to previously awarded firm-fixed-price contract (N00019-00-C-0226) to exercise an option for 28 AN/ALR-67(V)3 Countermeasures Receiver sets. Work will be performed in Goleta, Calif., and is expected to be completed by December 2004. 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.

ARMY

Northrup Grumman California Microwave, Belcamp, Maryland was awarded on June 6, 2002, a $6,768,515 increment as part of a $31,177,781 cost plus fixed fee contract for incorporation of engineering change proposals for the air reconnaissance low-multifunction program. Work will be performed in Hagerstown, Maryland (50%) and Belcamp, Maryland (50%), and is expected to be completed by December 31, 2003. Of the total contract funds, $2,423,515 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This was a sole source contract initiated on April 15, 2002. The U. S. Army Communications-Electronics Command Acquisition Center, Fort Monmouth, New Jersey is the contracting activity (DAAB07-01-C-L304).

Foster Wheeler Environmental Corporation, Boston, Massachusetts, is being awarded a $9,778,579 modification to a cost plus fixed fee task order under an indefinite delivery type contract for remedial action activities at the New Bedford Harbor superfund site. Work will be performed in New Bedford, Masschusetts, and is expected to be completed by February 2003. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were an unknown number of bids solicited via the worldwide web in 1994, and 4 bids were received. The U. S. Army Corps of Engineers, New England District, Concord, Mass. is the contracting activity (DACW33-94-D-0002).

Raytheon/Lockheed Martin JAVELIN Joint Venture, Tucson, Arizona, is being awarded a $7,417,094 modification to a firm fixed price contract for 74 command launch and battery coolant units. Work will be performed in Orlando, Fla. (40%) and Tucson, Ariz. (60%), and is expected to be completed by March 31, 2006. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This is a sole source contract initiated on Oct. 29, 1999. The U. S. Army Aviation and Missile Command, Redstone Arsenal, Ala. is the contracting activity (DAAH01-00-C-0108).

DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY

Ssangyong (U.S.A.) Inc., Paramus, N.J., is being awarded a $7,310,847 fixed-price with economic price adjustment type contract for 9,870,000 US gallons of F76 for the U.S. Navy. Performance completion date is scheduled for Jan. 30, 2003. Contract funds will expire at the end of the fiscal year. There were 15 proposals solicited and nine had responded. The contracting activity is the Defense Energy Support Center, Fort Belvoir, Va. (SP0600-02-D-0526)

Sysco Food Services of Central Florida, Ocoee, Fl., is being awarded a $5,304,620 firm fixed price with indefinite quantity/delivery type contract for subsistence prime vendor for DoD and non-DoD customers in Florida, Honduras and Autec, U.S. Navy and U.S. Air Force. This contract is exercising its third year option. Performance completion date is scheduled for June 6, 2003. Contract funds will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There had been 122 proposals solicited and three had responded. The contracting activity is the Defense Supply Center Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pa. (SP0300-02-D-2968)