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No: 478-03
July 02, 2003

CONTRACTS

AIR FORCE

The Boeing Co., Seal Beach, Calif., was awarded on July 1, 2003, a $51,441,129 contract modification to for the procurement of 21 Modernized Monitor Station Receiver Elements (MMSRE) units. The Modernized Monitor Station Receiver Element is a unique GPS receiver used by the control segment to monitor constellation signals. Also included is an addition to the GPS control segment version 6 software. No capabilities for civil requirements are included. Twelve units will be installed at six different locations, with each location having two MMSRE units installed. The installation locations are Cape Canaveral, Ascensio Island, Diego Garcia, Kwajelan Atoll, Hawaii and Colorado Springs. The additional units are used for the following: one unit for The Aerospace Corp., one backup unit for the Monitor Station Test Simulator, two units for the Monitor Station Test Simulator, two units for the Boeing Co. and three pre-operational spare units. No funds have been obligated. This work will be complete December 2012. The Space and Missile Systems Center, Los Angeles Air Force Base, Calif., is the contracting activity (F04701-96-C-0025, P00238).

ARMY

Emerson Construction Company Inc., Temple, Texas, is being awarded a $39,498,340 firm-fixed-price contract for the construction of an enlisted barracks complex. Work will be performed in Fort Hood, Texas, and is expected to be completed by Dec. 22, 2005. Contract funds will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were an unknown number of bids solicited via World Wide Web on April 28, 2003, and nine bids were received. The U.S. Army Engineer District, Fort Worth, Texas, is the contracting activity (DACA63-03-C-0008).

Absher Construction Co., Puyallup, Wash., is being awarded a $17,992,000 firm-fixed-price contract for the construction of a 6280 square-meter battle simulation center. Work will be performed in Fort Lewis, Wash., and is expected to be completed by January 2010. Contract funds will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were an unknown number of bids solicited via World Wide Web on April 22, 2003, and five bids were received. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Seattle, Wash., is the contracting activity (DACA67-03-C-0205).

General Electric Co., Lynn, Mass., is being awarded a $13,793,934 modification to a firm-fixed-price contract (DAAJ09-D-0196) for the procurement of 22 701C spare engines and 22 shipping and storage containers. Work will be performed in Lynn, Mass., and is expected to be completed by Dec. 31, 2003. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There was one bid solicited on June 20, 1997, and one bid was received. The U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command, Redstone Arsenal, Ala., is the contracting activity.

PEI Electronics Inc., Huntsville, Ala., is being awarded an $8,188,066 modification to a firm-fixed-price contract (DAAE20-98-G-0004) for 227 each embedded diagnostics personality system vehicle sets. Work will be performed in Huntsville, Ala., and is expected to be completed by Dec. 31, 2004. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There was one bid solicited on Nov. 27, 2002, and one bid was received. The U.S. Army Tank-Automotive and Armaments Command, Rock Island, Ill., is the contracting activity.

DEFENSE COMMISSARY AGENCY

Northeast Military Sales Inc., Sterling, Mass., is being awarded a firm-fixed-price, performance-based service acquisition contract for delicatessen and bakery operations for products resale. Performance is to commence Aug. 1, 2003. The estimated award amount is $15,846,330. Work will be performed on-site at the delivery location as an operations service for delicatessen and bakery products to six commissaries located in the Defense Commissary Agency Eastern Region, District of Columbia area commissaries. The commissaries include Andrews Air Force Base, Md.; Bolling Air Force Base, D.C.; Patuxent River Naval Air Station, Md.; Fort Belvoir, Va.; Quantico, Va.; and Dover Air Force Base, Del., commissaries. The contract is for base year Aug. 1, 2003, through July 31, 2005. If both option years are exercised, to include four award terms, the contract will be completed July 31, 2011. Thirteen firms were solicited, and three proposals were received. The Defense Commissary Agency, Resale Contracting Division, Resale Services Support Branch, Fort Lee, Va., is the contracting activity (DECA02-03-D-0011).

NAVY

Aquidneck Management Associates Ltd., Middletown, R.I., is being awarded a $15,725,710 cost-plus-award-fee (term) contract for administrative and technical support for the Naval Undersea Warfare Center, Division Newport Financial Management Department and Workforce Effectiveness Department. The requirement is for government-site financial management and human resources support for computer systems, computer programs and data-processing facilities. Work will be performed in Newport, R.I., and is expected to be completed by August 2008. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The contract was competitively procured and advertised via the Internet, with seven offers received. The Naval Undersea Warfare Center, Division Newport, Newport, R.I., is the contracting activity (N66604-03-C-0665).

Newport News Shipbuilding and Drydock Co., Newport News, Va., is being awarded a $10,373,246 cost-plus fixed-fee contract for fiscal year 2003 advance planning for the USS Enterprise (CVN 65) extended selected restricted availability (ESRA). Newport News Shipbuilding will provide advance planning, design, documentation, engineering, procurement, shipchecks, fabrication, personnel training and shipyard work necessary to prepare for the accomplishment of ESRA. Work will be performed in Newport News, Va., and is expected to be completed by September 2003. Contract funds in the amount of $9,167,857 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The contract was not competitively procured. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity (N00024-03-C-2116).

U.S. SPECIAL OPERATIONS COMMAND

Blackbird Technologies Inc., Herndon, Va., is being awarded an indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract with a potential maximum value of $15,000,000 for research and development efforts in support of the U.S. Special Operations Command's Program Executive Officer for Intelligence and Information Systems. The work will be performed out of Herndon, Va., and task orders may be issued from June 27, 2003, to June 26, 2008. This contract was awarded on a sole-source basis pursuant to 10 U.S.C. 2304(c)(6), as implemented by FAR 6.302-6. The contract number is USZA26-03-D-1004.

SAAB Bofors Dynamics AB, Karlskoga, Sweden, was awarded on June 24, 2003, a firm-fixed-price contract valued at $5,348,600. This contract is for a Phase 2 develop and demonstrated Multi-Role Anti-Armor Anti-Personnel Weapon System anti-structure munitions 1B rounds. The work will be performed in Karlskoga, Sweden, and is expected to be completed by July 25, 2004. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The contract number is USZA22-03-C-0038.