On July 12, 2002, Universal Construction Co. Inc., Huntsville, Ala., was awarded a $5,783,254 firm-fixed-price contract for design and construction of a dining facility. Work will be performed at Redstone Arsenal, Ala., and is to be completed by Feb. 17, 2004. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were 216 bids solicited on Feb. 2, 2002, and three bids were received. The U.S. Army Engineer District, Mobile, Ala., is the contracting activity (DACA01-02-C-0019).
Rolls-Royce Commercial Marine Inc., St. Rose, La., is being awarded a $9,500,000 firm-fixed-price commercial requirements contract for repair parts in support of the MK V Special Operations Craft (SOC) and Rigid Inflatable Boat (RIB) Water-jet Propulsion system. Work will be performed in Sweden (60 percent) and Finland (40 percent), and is to be completed by July 2007. Contract funds in the amount of $100,000, will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured. The Naval Surface Warfare Center, Dahlgren Division, Coastal Systems Station, Panama City, Fla., is the contracting activity (N61331-02-D-0032).
United Defense LP, Armament Systems Division, Minneapolis is being awarded a $7,297,604 cost-plus-award-fee modification to previously awarded contract (N00024-98-C-5371) for the procurement of 127 (ea) MK 13 MOD 0 canisters with ancillary hardware and re-configurable coding plug assemblies for Korea (79 percent), Germany (11 percent) and Japan (nine percent), under the Foreign Military Sales (FMS) Program. This effort will also include a physical configuration audit, which will be done in association with the first MK 13 delivery. The contract will provide for the fabrication, assembly, test and delivery of MK 13 MOD 0 canisters to fulfill FMS requirements. MK 13 canisters provide safety for missiles during storage, transportation, handling and loading aboard ship. Work will be performed in Aberdeen, S.D., and is to be completed by December 2005. 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.