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No: 954-03
December 16, 2003

CONTRACTS

 

NAVY

 

            Charles Stark Draper, (CSDL), Cambridge, Mass., is being awarded a $48,699,938 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to provide support of the MK6 life extension SPALT; development of a preliminary system design, including the refinement of the system architecture developed in FY 03, and definition of all the subsystem functions and interfaces. CSDL will issue 26,325,549 (54.06%) to the following five major subcontracts: Dynamics Research Corporation, Andover, Mass. ($1,598,310 - 3.28%); General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems, Pittsfield, Mass.   ($7,033,068 - 14.43%); Raytheon Company, Electronics Systems Division, El Segundo, Calif. ($10,533,314 - 21.62%); Litton Navigation Systems, Woodland Hills, Calif. ($1,060,197 - 2.18%); and Honeywell International, Space Systems Group, Clearwater, Fla. ($6,100,660 - 12.52%), and is expected to be completed by September 2005.  Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  The contract was not competitively procured. The Navy's Strategic Systems Programs, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity (N00030-04-C-0010).

 

            Lockheed Martin Corporation, Mitchel Field, N.Y., is being awarded a $41,607,40 cost-plus-fixed-fee, cost-plus-incentive, completion contract to provide the FY 04 U.S. and U.K. TRIDENT II (D5) navigation subsystem engineering support services requirements.  Specific efforts include U.S. and U.K. fleet support, D5 backfit software support, fiber optic gyro navigator support, D5 backfit shipyard installation, and D5 backfit system stock procurement. Work will be performed in Mitchel Field, NY., and is expected to be completed June 2006.  Contract funds in the amount of $32,980,476 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  The contract was not competitively procured.  The Navy’s Strategic Systems Programs, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity (N00030-04-C-0014). 

 

     Charles Stark Draper Laboratory, (CSDL), Cambridge, Mass., is being awarded an $18,528,552 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to provide repair of MK-6 guidance system Pendulous Integrating Gyroscopic Accelerometers (PIGA), and test equipment maintenance for the TRIDENT II (D5) missile program.  This contract contains options, which if exercised, will bring the total cumulative value of this contract to $39,743,269.  CSDL will issue subcontracts to Honeywell, Inc., Clearwater, Fla., and Dynamics Research Corporation (DRC), Andover, Mass.   CSDL will be paid $9,545,900 (24% of total contract) to provide repair management and technical oversight. The Honeywell subcontract will be issued for $27,347,571 (68.8% of the total contract).  The Honeywell subcontract provides for repair and recertification of TRIDENT II (D5), MK-6 10-PIGA, SPALT execution to Dash 008 configuration, PIGA product sustainment and PIGA test sustainment tasks.  The DRC subcontract will be issued for $2,849,797 (7.2% of the total contract) for 10-PIGA test equipment maintenance.   Work is expected to be completed in September 2007.  Contract funds in the amount of $7,398,552 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  This contract was not competitively procured.  The Navy’s Strategic Systems Programs, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity (N00030-04-C-0004). 

 

            McDonnell Douglas Corp. a wholly owned subsidiary of The Boeing Co., St. Louis, Mo., is being awarded a $13,993,414 modification to a previously awarded cost-plus-fixed-fee contract (N68936-99-C-0022) to provide system configuration set support for the AV-8B joint system support activity tasks to continually upgrade the AV-8B Harrier weapons systems for the U.S. Marine Corps.  Work will be performed in China Lake, Calif. (75%); and St. Louis, Mo. (25%), and is expected to be completed in December 2005.  Contract funds will expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  This contract was not competitively procured.  The Naval Air Systems Command, Weapons Division, China Lake, Calif. is the contracting activity.

 

AIR FORCE

 

            Alliant Precision Fuze Co., Janesville, Wis., is being awarded a $9,999,886 firm fixed price contract modification to provide for DSU-33B/B proximity sensor, a nose-mounted radio frequency proximity sensor used on M117 and MK-80 series general-purposed and the Joint Direct Attack Munition.  The DSU-33B/B provides a sensor fire pulse, which in turn initiates bomb detonation at a height-of-burst (HOB) nominally 20 feet.  The HOB detonation capability enhances the performance of general-purpose bombs and JDAMs for above ground targets.  The DSU-33B/B can provide a fire pulse to the following fuzes:  FMU-139, FMU-139 A/B, FMU-139B/B, and the FMU-152/B.  Power for the DSU-33B/B is provided by an internal battery, which is initiated by either an FZU-48/B or the FZU-55/B and FZU-55A/B in the Air Force configuration, or the Fuze Function Control Set in the Navy configuration.  The sensor is qualified for use on the following aircraft and each variant in their series:  Marines AV-8, Navy/Marine F/A 18, and Air Force A-10, F-15, F-22, B-52, B-1 and B-2 including foreign military sales versions.  This action is for the Exercise of option 3 for the procurement of 4,922 DSU-33B/B proximity sensors and cables under this option.  This action also includes the procurement of an additional 2,768 DSU-33B/B proximity sensors and cables under option 2.  Total funds have been obligated.  This work will be complete by August 2005.  The Air Armament Center, Eglin Air Force Base, Fla., is the contracting activity (F08635-02-C-0049, P00009).

 

ARMY

 

            Para-Flite Inc., Pennsauken, N.J., was awarded on Dec. 9, 2003, a delivery order amount of $8,859,213 as part of an $8,859,213 firm-fixed-price contract for MC-4 personnel parachute assembly and spares.  Work will be performed in Pennsauken, N.J., and is expected to be completed by Dec. 6, 2008.  Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  There were an unknown number of bids solicited via the World Wide Web on Aug. 12, 2003, and four bids were received.  The U.S. Army Robert Morris Acquisition Center, Natick, Mass., is the contracting activity (W58P05-04-D-0004).

 

            Irvin Aerospace Inc., Santa Ana, Calif., was awarded on Dec. 9, 2003, a delivery order amount of $7,328,699 as part of a $7,328,699 firm-fixed-price contract for MC-4 personnel parachute assembly and spares.  Work will be performed in Santa Ana, Calif., and is expected to be completed by Dec. 6, 2008.  Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  There were an unknown number of bids solicited via the World Wide Web on Aug. 12, 2003, and four bids were received.  The U.S. Army Robert Morris Acquisition Center, Natick, Mass., is the contracting activity (W58P05-04-D-0005).

 

            Ultralife Batteries Inc., Newark, N.Y., was awarded on Dec. 9, 2003, a $6,481,621 firm-fixed-price contract for 36,471 packages of the high performance lithium manganese dioxide battery.  Work will be performed in Newark, N.Y., and is expected to be completed by June 30, 2004.  Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  This was a sole source contract initiated on Nov. 18, 2003.  The U.S. Army Communications-Electronics Command, Fort Monmouth, N.J., is the contracting activity (W15P7T-04-C-C002).