DEFENSE INFORMATION SYSTEMS AGENCY
ITT Industries Inc. (dba) Advanced Engineering & Sciences, Reston, Va., is being awarded a 10-year, indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity, contract with the Defense Information Systems Agency, Joint Spectrum Center. The contract has a three-year base period plus seven one-year option periods. The requirement was solicited on a full and open basis. Three offers were received. The Joint Spectrum Center and contractor's facilities in Annapolis, Md., is the contracting activity. The maximum estimated cost for the base period is $147.9M. Fiscal year 2005 research and development funding was provided. This contract will provide the Joint Spectrum Center with electromagnetic spectrum engineering services, to include engineering and analysis; information management; standards development and application; measurement, testing, and evaluation; modeling and simulation; research and evaluation of emerging technologies; interference resolution; and ordnance risk assessment. DISA Public Affairs can be reached on (703) 607-6900 (HC1047-05-C-4049).
Sunflower Redevelopment, LLC, Kansas City, Mo., was awarded Aug. 3, 2005, a $109,000,000 requirements-type contract with delivery orders for the environmental remediation and explosives decontamination of 9,065 acres of land formally known as Sunflower Army Ammunition Plant in Johnson County, Kan. Congress enacted legislation in October 2004 authorizing the Army (in consultation with the General Services Administration) to complete transfer of Sunflower to an entity selected by the Johnson County Board of Commissioners: the Sunflower Redevelopment LLC. Sunflower Army Ammunition Plant was established in 1941 as the worlds largest powder and propellant plant, later playing a historic role providing munitions during World War II, and the Korean and Vietnam conflicts. The ammunition plant is now an excess property. Sunflower Redevelopment, LLC, will perform the work at the former ammunition plants site with planned completion by Dec. 13, 2012. The U.S. Army Tank-automotive and Armaments Command Rock Island at Rock Island, Ill., is the contracting activity. Army Public Affairs can be reached at (703) 692-2000. (W52H09-05-D-5007)
Weston Solutions, Mancester, N.H., was awarded Aug. 3, 2005, a cost-reimbursement task order up to $60,520,862 for construction activities associated with the 1.5-mile Removal Reach environmental remediation action at the GE/Housatonic River project. Work will be performed in the area of Pittsfield, Mass., and should be completed by Oct. 25, 2005. The New England District, Army of Engineers is the contracting activity. Army Public Affairs can be reached at (703) 692-2000. (DACW33-00-DF-0006, task order 5)
Sundt Construction, Tucson, Ariz., was awarded Aug. 3, 2005, a $36,798,678 firm-fixed-price contract for replacement family housing at Fort Huachuca, Ariz. Work will be performed by Sundt on Fort Huachuca and is scheduled to be completed by Aug. 23, 2007. The U.S. Army Engineer District, Los Angeles is the contracting activity. Army Public Affairs can be reached at (703) 692-2000. (W912PL-05-C-0010)
Five companies were awarded July 28, 2005, a $30 million multiple-award construction contract for general construction work to include maintenance, repair and alteration of real property at Fort McCoy, Wis. The contract is a fixed-price construction agreement with indefinite-delivery/indefinite quantity to the following companies: TCI Architects/Engineers/Contractors, La Crosse, Wis.; Lush Mechanical Contractors Inc., Vine Grove, Ky.; Far East and B & K Joint Venture, LLC, Marshfield, Wis.; Bloom Consultants, LLC; Milwaukee, Wis.; and Belonger Corp., Inc., West Bend, Wis. Four of the companies, except for TCI, are small-business contractors. Bids were solicited by the Worldwide Web March 23, 2005 and six bids were received. A sixth contract is pending. Work by the five contractors will be performed at Fort McCoy and is to be completed on July 29, 2010. The Army Contracting Agencys Army Reserve Contracting Center is the contracting activity. Army Public Affairs can be reached at (703) 692-2000 (W911SA-05-D-0007/0008/0009/0010/00011)
Optex Systems Inc., Richardson, Texas, was awarded Aug. 3, 2005, a $27,925,868 firm-fixed price indefinite-delivery/indefinite quantity contract to procure panoramic telescopes for the M119 Howitzer Fire Control. Bids were solicited April 18, 2005, by the Worldwide Web and two bids were received. Work will be performed at Optexs Richardson, Texas, facilities and is to be completed by June 30, 2010. The U.S. Army Tank-automotive and Armaments Command Rock Island at Rock Island, Ill., is the contracting activity. Army Public Affairs can be reached at (703) 692-2000. (W52H09-05-D-0260)
Science Applications International Corp., San Diego, Calif., was awarded Aug. 3, 2005, a $27 million firm-fixed price indefinite-delivery/indefinite quantity contract for maintenance and technical services, spare parts and training manuals for the Mobile Vehicle and Cargo Inspection Systems. Work will be performed at SAICs facilities in San Diego, Calif., and in Southwest Asia with a completion date of Aug. 3, 2008. The U.S. Army Tank-automotive and Armaments Command Rock Island at Rock Island, Ill., is the contracting activity. Army Public Affairs can be reached at (703) 692-2000. (W52H09-05-D-0282)
Jacobs Engineering Group, Bodton, Mass., was awarded Aug. 3, 2005, a $9,198,894 cost-reimbursement task order for environmental restoration work at the New Bedford Harbor, Mass., Superfund site. Work will be performed at New Bedford, Mass., and will be completed by May 25, 2008. The New England District, Army Corps of Engineers is the contracting activity. Army Public Affairs can be reached at (703) 692-2000. (DACW33-03-D-0006, task order 1)
BWAY Corp., Atlanta, was awarded Aug. 3, 2005, a $5,508,000 firm-fixed-price contract for 720,000 M2A1 metal boxes used for various ammunition programs under foreign-military sales to Dominica, St. Kitts & Nevis, Djibouti, Columbia, Baltic Battalion and/or The Philippines. . Bids were solicited via the Worldwide Web April 12, 2005, and four bids were received. Work will be performed at BWAYs Homerville, Ga., facilities and will be completed by July 31, 2006. The U.S. Army Field Support Command at Rock Island, Ill., is the contracting activity. Army Public Affairs can be reached at (703) 692-2000. (W52P1J-O5-C-0067)
UNITED STATES SPECIAL OPERATIONS COMMAND
The United States Special Operations Command (USSOCOM) is modifying contract USZA22-98-D-0001 with Bell - Boeing Joint Program Office, Patuxent River Md., to increase the value by approximately $35,000,000 to complete requirements for correcting deficiencies and fulfilling capability gaps identified in the baseline Block 0/10 for the CV-22. The CV-22 is a variant of the V-22 aircraft being developed by the Department of the Navy for the U.S. Marine Corps. The existing contractor (Bell-Boeing Joint Program Office) was the sole developer of the Baseline Block 0/10 CV-22 system. The work will be performed out of Hurst, Texas, Philadelphia, Pa., and Patuxent River, Md. The end of the period of performance of this contract remains December 2007.
RECON/OPTICAL Inc., Barrington, Ill. is being awarded a $24,759,996 modification to definitize a previously awarded contract (N00019-04-C-0120) to a firm fixed price contract for the procurement of 12 SHAred Reconnaissance Pod (SHARP) Sensors. Work will be performed in Barrington, Ill. (32 percent); Mason, Ohio (30 percent); Chelmsford, Mass. (8 percent); Waterloo, Canada (5 percent); Burlington, Mass. (4 percent); Rockford, Ill. (3 percent); Radford, Va. (3 percent); Leesburg, Va. (1.5 percent); Minneapolis, Minn. (1.5 percent); and various locations throughout the United States (12 percent), and is expected to be completed in August 2007. Contract funds will not expire at the current fiscal year. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity.
Premiere Reticles, Winchester Va., is being awarded a $15,000,000 firm-fixed-priced, indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract for Scout Sniper Day Scopes to replace the aging and failing Unertl sniper scopes currently used by US Marine Corps snipers. The initial purchase will be 575 scopes at $1749 each for a total initial delivery order of $1,006,250. The government may purchase up to a maximum of 7500 scopes on this contract over the five-year period the contract is in effect. Work will be performed in Winchester, Va. (75 percent) and Germany (25 percent), and is expected to be completed August 2010. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured using full and open competition. The Marine Corps Systems Command, Quantico, Va., is the contracting activity (M67854-05-D-1043).
Simula Aerospace and Defense Group Inc., Phoenix Ariz., is being awarded a $12,611,560 firm-fixed-price delivery order against a previously awarded contract (M67854-04-D-3117) for Enhanced Small Arms Protective Inserts (ESAPI). ESAPI are interchangeable ceramic plates, which are inserted into the front and back of the Outer Tactical Vest. Work will be performed in Phoenix, Ariz., and is expected to be completed December 2005. The initial contract was competitively awarded on Aug. 26, 2004; a total of nine proposals were received. Contract funds will expire at the end of the current fiscal year.
Raytheon Co., Tewksbury, Mass., is being awarded a $9,984,731 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to develop and demonstrate a proof of concept of the next generation Transmit/Receive Integrated Multi Channel Module using 28V Gallium Nitride power amplifiers, high efficiency power supplies, and advanced thermal management techniques to implement affordable advanced capability radars. The work will be performed in Tewksbury, Mass. (50 percent) and Andover, Mass. (50 percent), and work is expected to be completed August 2008. Contract funds in the amount of $450,000 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The contract was competitively procured under a Naval Research Laboratory Broad Agency Announcement (Number 53-05-02). The Naval Research Laboratory, Washington D.C., is the contracting activity (N00173-05-C-2040).
DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY
MedImmune Vaccines Inc., Gaithersburg, Md., is being awarded a maximum $8,118,000 firm fixed price, indefinite quantity (base year only) contract for Influenza Virus Vaccine (Nasal Spray for Army, Navy, Air Force, and Marine Corps. Performance completion date is December 31, 2005. There were two proposals submitted and one responded. The contracting activity is the Defense Supply Center Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pa. (SP0200-05-D-0011).