EG&G Technical Services Corp., Gaithersburg, Md., is being awarded a $100,693,290 cost-plus-award-fee, firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for electronic professional engineering, technical and management support services to support the mission of the Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane Division. Work will be performed in Crane, Ind. (86%), and Oak Harbor Island, Wash. (14%), and is expected to be completed by August 2008. Contract funds in the amount of $6,000,000 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The contract was competitively procured and advertised on the Internet, with five offers received. The Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane Division, Crane, Ind., is the contracting activity (N00164-03-D-0013).
James N. Gray Co., Lexington, Ky., is being awarded a $27,398,143 firm-fixed-price contract for the design and construction of an aircraft parts store, a flight simulator facility and a squadron operations/aircraft maintenance unit facility and electrical, utilities and supporting infrastructure upgrade at Travis Air Force Base. This contract contains options which, if exercised, would bring the total cumulative value to a not-to-exceed amount of $28,316,021. Work will be performed in Fairfield, Calif., and is expected to be completed by March 2005. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured via the NAVFAC e-solicitation Web site, with 12 offers received. The Engineering Field Activity West, Naval Facilities Engineering Command, Daly City, Calif., is the contracting activity (N62474-03-C-4020).
BAE Systems, Rockville, Md., is being awarded a $17,442,024 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, time-and-materials contract to provide engineering and technical support services in C4I system design, integration, test, life cycle support development and shipboard testing for radio communications systems. This contract includes options which, if exercised, would bring the cumulative value of this contract to $54,540,646. Work will be performed in Charleston, S.C. (85%); Newport News, Va. (5%); New Orleans, La. (5%); and Pascagoula, Miss. (5%), and is expected to be completed by August 2004. If all options are exercised, work will continue through August 2006. Contract funds in the amount of $50,000 will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was solicited under full and open competition. The request for proposal was posted on the SPAWAR Business Opportunity Web site, with one offer received. The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center, Charleston, S.C. is the contracting activity (N65236-03-D-3716).
Foster-Miller Inc.*, Waltham, Mass., is being awarded a not-to-exceed $9,500,000 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for a Phase III Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR) Program under topics N93-250 entitled "Woven Structure/Resin Transfer Molding" and N96-020 entitled "Innovative Lightweight Recuperative Gas Turbine Turboshaft Engine Development." The primary objective of this Phase III SBIR Program is to provide services and materials for engineering tasks including research and development, prototype development and fabrication, demonstration/validation, product development services, product application studies and modeling, fabrication/production of hardware, software design, software development and fabrication, retrofitting developed products into existing air and sea-based platforms and in-service engineering pertaining to the development of lightweight composite and ceramic materials for use by the F/A-18 E/F and Unmanned Combat Air Vehicle Programs. Work will be performed in Waltham, Mass., and is expected to be completed in August 2008. Contract funds in the amount of $4,200,000 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured using SBIR Program solicitation under Topics N93-250 and N96-020, and two offers were received for each. The Naval Air Systems Command Aircraft Division, Lakehurst, N.J. is the contracting activity (N68335-03-D-0145).
Northrop Grumman Corp., El Segundo, Calif., is being awarded a $20,000,000 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to provide for Versatile Affordable Advanced Turbine Engines (VAATE) Phase I. The VAATE Program is a joint DoD/NASA/DoE/industry effort to develop revolutionary and innovative technologies by the 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, $33,219 of the funds has been obligated. Further funds will be obligated as individual delivery orders are issued. This work will be complete by August 2011. Solicitation began November 2002, and negotiations were completed July 2003. The Air Force Research Laboratory, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (F33615-03-D-2361).
United Paradyne Corp., Santa Maria, Calif., is being awarded a $6,635,183 cost-plus award-fee contract modification to provide for an integrated management entity, the Aerospace Maintenance Operations Center, a single point of contact that interfaces, controls, schedules, coordinates, operates, maintains and provides support to 30th South West community. This contract will support operational programs, including local airfield plan and space operational vehicle activities. Additionally, it will provide mission support of test aerospace platforms from domestic and foreign government agencies (NASA, DoD, NRO, etc.), as well as private corporations. This acquisition encompasses all authorized mission support requirements for program utilizing the western range and major range test facility base support and commercial space activities. Location of performance is Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif. No funds have been obligated. Solicitation began March 2001. The 30th Space Wing, Air Force Space Command, is the contracting activity (F04684-02-C-0008, P00029).
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Northrop Grumman Mission Systems Inc., Albuquerque, N.M., is being awarded a modified contract. Northrop Grumman is currently performing under a requirements contract which, after the subject modification, totals $13,993,531. The contract provides support to the Special Forces qualification training conducted at the John F. Kennedy Special Operations Training Center, Fort Bragg, N.C. The work will be performed at Fort Bragg, N.C. This is a requirements contract consisting of the base year and four option years. If all options are exercised, contract performance will end on June 30, 2007 (USZA92-02-D-0002-P00007).
Lockheed Martin Corp., Missile and Fires Control, Grand Prairie, Texas, is being awarded an $11,541,049 firm-fixed-price contract for the production of low-cost, reduced-range practice rockets. Work will be performed in Grand Prairie, Texas (15%), and East Camden, Ariz. (85%), and is expected to be completed by Feb. 28, 2005. Contract funds will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There was one bid solicited on March 10, 2003, and one bid was received. The U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command, Redstone Arsenal, Ala., is the contracting activity (DAAH01-03-C-0181).
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