Lockheed Martin Corp., Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Co., Fort Worth, Texas, is being awarded a $20,000,000 indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract to provide versatile affordable advanced turbine engine (VAATE) phase I hybrid bearings. The VAATE program is a joint Department of Defense/National Air Space Aeronautical/Department of Energy Industry effort to develop revolutionary and innovative technologies by the year 2017 timeframe that will permit an order of magnitude increase in turbo-propulsion affordability over the year 2000 state-of-the-art technology. The Air Force can issue delivery orders totaling up to the maximum amount indicated above, though actual requirements may necessitate less than this amount. At this time, $99,846 of the funds has been obligated. Further funds will obligated as individual delivery orders are issued. This work will be complete April 2006. Solicitations began November 2002 and negotiations were complete July 2003. The Air Force Research Laboratory, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (F33615-03-D-2356).
General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc., San Diego, Calif., is being awarded a $5,113,819 contract modification to provide the following support: CONUS field support, depot supply support, program management, configuration management, Reliability maintainability information system/core automated maintenance system data collection, depot repairs, analytical condition inspection, technical order maintenance, software maintenance, flight operations support, engineering support, OCONUS field support, Nellis Flight Operations support, and reach back support. Total funds have been obligated. This work will be complete September 2003. The Aeronautical Systems Center, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (F33657-03-C-3003/P00012).
Team Apache Systems LLC, Orlando, Fla. is being awarded a $10,427,420 firm-fixed-price contract for the production of modernized target acquisition designation sight/pilot's night vision sensor for the Apache aircraft. Work will be performed in Orlando, Fla., and is expected to be completed by March 1, 2005. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There was one bid solicited on May 16, 2002, and one bid was received. The USA Aviation and Missile Command, Redstone Arsenal, Ala., is the contracting activity, (DAAH23-03-C-0164).
Bell-Boeing Joint Program Office, Patuxent River, Md., is being awarded a $9,771,747 modification to a previously awarded cost-plus-incentive-fee contract (N00019-00-C-0183) for the definitization of fourteen cost reduction initiatives/engineering change proposals for the V-22 aircraft. Work will be performed in Amarillo, Texas (70%) and Philadelphia, Pa. (30%); and is expected to be completed in September 2003. Contract funds in the amount of $3,574,835 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity.
Burns and McDonnell, Inc., San Diego, Calif., is being awarded $8,280,000 for firm-fixed-price Task Order 0002 under a multiple award construction contract for design and construction of the Seabee training facility at Naval Base Ventura County. Work will be performed in Port Hueneme, Calif., and is expected to be completed by November 2004. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The basic contract was competitively procured via the NAVFAC e-solicitation website, with 20 offers received and award made on July 12, 2002. The total contract amount for each contractor is not to exceed $150,000,000 (base period and four option years) bringing the cumulative total for all six contracts to $900,000,000. The multiple contractors (six in number) may compete for task orders under the terms and conditions of the existing contract. Five proposals were received for this task order. The Naval Facilities Engineering Command, Southwest Division, San Diego, Calif., is the contracting activity (N68711-02-D-8066).
Titan Corporation, Integrated Services Division, Chesapeake, Va., is being awarded a $7,916,326 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract with a cost-plus-fixed-fee pricing arrangement for engineering and related technical, logistical and direct fleet-support services in support of the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Activity Pacific. This contract includes options, which if exercised, would bring the potential cumulative value of this contract to $40,927,801. Work will be performed in Hawaii (75%); Japan (10%); and at sites located in Guam, the continental U.S. or foreign countries (15%), and is expected to be completed July 2004. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured, posted on the Federal Business Opportunities web site and the SPAWAR e-Commerce web site and four offers were received. The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center San Diego is the contracting activity (N66001-03-D-0008).