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No: 224-06
March 17, 2006

CONTRACTS

AIR FORCE

 

            L3 Communications, Narda Satellite Networks, Corp., Hauppauge, N.Y., is being awarded a $385,611,666 indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity, firm fixed price contract.  This action provides for Ground Base Multi-Band Satellite Terminals (GMT).  This contractor provides for the purchase of an estimated 174 GMT terminal systems and spares component kits by the Department of Defense agencies over a five-year period.  The terminal is a fully deployable satellite communications system capable of operating in common bands and interoperable with existing tactical satellite terminals.  The Air Force can issue delivery totaling up to the maximum amount indicated above, although actual requirements may necessitate less than the amount above.  At this time, $6,000,000 has been obligated.  This work will be complete March 2011.  The Headquarters Electronic Systems Center, Hanscom Air Force Base, Mass., is the contracting activity (FA8726-06-D-001).

 

            Boeing Wichita Development and Mod Center, Wichita, Kan., is being awarded a $45,595,120 time and material, firm fixed price contract modification.  This effort is scheduled for depot level heavy maintenance on one VC-25A aircraft.  Specific inspection and maintenance requirements for this aircraft are identified in the statement of work.  There are two VC-25A aircraft, which provide air transportation for the president, vice president, cabinet members, and other dignitaries on a worldwide basis and are assigned to the 89th AW, at Andrews AFB, Md.  At this time, $9,800,000 has been obligated.  This work will be complete June 2007.  The Headquarters Oklahoma City Air Logistics Center, Tinker Air Force Base, Okla., is the contracting activity (FA8106-04-C-0006/P00029).

 

            Lockheed Martin Corp., Manassas, Va., is being awarded a $20,058,763 cost plus fixed fee contract.  This action provides for procurement with continuing activities for program risk reduction and design maturation.  This action supports the Airborne and Maritime/Fixed Station Joint Tactical Radio System.  At this time, $4,033,479 has been obligated.  This work will be complete October 2006.  The Headquarters Electronic Systems Center, Hanscom Air Force Base, Mass., is the contracting activity (FA8709-04-C-0011).

 

            Kaman Dayron, Orlando, Fla., is being awarded a $19,337,499 firm fixed price contract modification.  This action provides for Joint Programmable Fuze (JPF) systems, including FZU-55 initiators, with a quantity of 8,630 each.  This action exercises option 3 of the JPF production contract.  The JPF is state-of-the art fuze system used with precision weapon systems such as the JDAM.  The JPF is equipped with variable delay settings that may be programmed manually or from the cockpit through its in-flight reprogrammability feature.  At this time, total funds have been obligated.  This work will be complete September 2007.  The Headquarter Air Armament Center, Eglin Air Force Base, Fla., is the contracting activity (F08626-98-C-0006/P00064).

 

            Composite Engineering, Inc., Sacramento, Calif., is being awarded a $15,000,785 firm fixed price contract modification.  This action provides for Air Force Subscale Aerial Target (AFSAT), exercise of LRIP option for Lot 3 (quantity of 38 AFSATs) and the procurement of Exhibit B-Data.  At this time, no funds have been obligated.  This work will be complete February 2008.  The Headquarters Air Armament Center, Eglin Air Force Base, Fla., is the contracting activity (F08635-02-C-0005/P00032).

 

            McDonnell Douglas, Corp., Long Beach, Calif., is being awarded a $14,607,984 firm fixed price contract modification.  This is a modification to the C-17 Globemaster III sustainment partnership contract to incorporate the on-board Inert Gas Generating System (OBIGGS) II Retrofit for C-17 Aircraft P71-P137.  At this time, $13,226,828 has been obligated.  This work will be complete December 2007.  The Headquarters Aeronautical Systems Center, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (FA8614-04-C-2004/P00099).

DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY

 

            Pepco Energy Services, Arlington, Va., is being awarded a maximum $183,840,700 firm fixed price contract for electricity.  Using services are Army, Navy, Air Force, and federal civilian agencies.  Other locations of performance are various locations throughout Md.  There were 79 proposals solicited and 15 responded.  Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  Date of performance completion is December 31, 2007.  The contracting activity is the Defense Energy Support Center, Fort Belvoir, Va. (SP0600-05-G-8029).

 

            Coastal Pacific Food Distributors, Stockton, Calif., is being awarded a maximum $28,087,972 firm fixed price contract for full line food distributors.  Using services are Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, federal civilian agencies, and U.S. Embassy, Japan.  Other locations of performance are Singapore, and Diego Garcia.  This is an indefinite delivery/quantity contract exercising option year 3.  There were 15 proposals solicited and 4 responded.  Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  Date of performance completion is March 17, 2007.  The contracting activity is the Defense Supply Center Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pa. (SPM300-06-3046/3047/3048).

 

            Direct Energy Services, LLC, Bethesda, Md., is being awarded a maximum $7,886,596 firm fixed price contract for electricity.  Using services are Army, Navy, Air Force, and federal civilian agencies.  Other locations of performance are various locations throughout Md.  There were 79 proposals solicited and 15 responded.  Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  Date of performance completion is Dec. 31, 2007.  The contracting activity is the Defense Energy Support Center, Fort Belvoir, Va. (SP0600-06-D-8008).

ARMY

 

            Lockheed Martin Corp., Grand Prairie, Texas, was awarded on March 14, 2006, a $77,575,200 modification to a firm-fixed-price contract for Full Rate Production of the Guided Multiple Launch Rocket System and Dual Purpose Improved Conventional Munitions.  Work will be performed in East Camden, Ark. (80 percent), and Grand Prairie, Texas (20 percent), and is expected to be completed by Nov. 30, 2008.  Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  This was a sole source contract initiated on April 30, 2005.  The Army Aviation and Missile Command, Redstone Arsenal, Ala., is the contracting activity (W31P4Q-06-C-0002).

 

            AM General L.L.C., South Bend, Ind., was awarded on March 15, 2006, a $58,579,003 modification to a firm-fixed-price contract for Installation of Armor Kits A and B on the M1151P1 and M1152P1 vehicles.  Work will be performed in South Bend, Ind., and is expected to be completed by Dec. 31, 2007.  Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  This was a sole source contract initiated on July 17, 2000.  The Army Tank-Automotive and Armaments Command, Warren, Mich., is the contracting activity (DAAE07-01-C-S001).

 

            Raytheon Co., McKinney, Texas, was awarded on March 10, 2006, a $30,917,513 increment as part of a $429,714,432 firm-fixed-price contract for technical/repair services and procurement of horizontal technology integration second generation Forward Looking Infrared Block 1 Kits A and B, power conditioning units, and spares.  Work will be performed in McKinney, Texas, and is expected to be completed by Dec. 31, 2008.  Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  This was a sole source contract initiated on Feb. 14, 2006.  The Army Communications-Electronics Command, Fort Monmouth, N.J., is the contracting activity (DAAB07-02-C-J204).

 

            PCL Construction Services Inc., Denver, Colo., was awarded on March 15, 2006, a $24,796,381 firm-fixed-price contract for construction of a combined arms collective training facility/urban assault complex.  Work will be performed at Fort Carson, Colo., and is expected to be completed by Nov. 15, 2007.  Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  There were 26 bids solicited on Oct. 3, 2005, and three bids were received.  The Army Corps of Engineers, Omaha, Neb., is the contracting activity (W9128F-06-C-0013).

 

            ATK Thiokol Inc., Corinne, Utah, was awarded on March 9, 2006, a delivery order amount of $24,600,000 as part of a $44,990,000 firm-fixed-price contract for M212 infrared countermeasure flares.  Work will be performed in Corinne, Utah, and is expected to be completed by May 31, 2007.  Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  This was a sole source contract initiated on Jan. 7, 2003.  The Army Tank-Automotive and Armaments Command, Picatinny Arsenal, N.J., is the contracting activity (W15QKN-04-D-1003).

 

            General Dynamics Land Systems, Sterling Heights, Mich., was awarded on March 10, 2006, a delivery order amount of $23,785,260 as part of an $89,060,488 firm-fixed-price contract for conversion of M1A1 vehicle material sets to full M1A1 vehicles.  Work will be performed in Lima, Ohio (78 percent), Scranton, Pa. (15 percent), Sterling Heights, Mich. (5 percent), and Tallahassee, Fla. (2 percent), and is expected to be completed by June 30, 2007.  Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  This was a sole source contract initiated on Oct. 17, 2005.  The Army Tank-Automotive and Armaments Command, Warren, Mich., is the contracting activity (DAAE07-01-G-N001).

 

            General Dynamics Land Systems, Sterling Heights, Mich., was awarded on March 10, 2006, a delivery order amount of $15,912,942 as part of a $17,665,957 cost-reimbursable contract for conversion of M1A1 vehicle material sets to full M1A1 vehicles.  Work will be performed in Lima, Ohio (77 percent), Scranton, Pa. (20 percent), Muskegon, Mich. (3 percent), and is expected to be completed by June 30, 2008.  Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  This was a sole source contract initiated on March 6, 2006.  The Army Tank-Automotive and Armaments Command, Warren, Mich., is the contracting activity (DAAE07-01-G-N001).

 

            BAE Systems Ordnance Systems Inc., Kingsport, Tenn., was awarded on March 15, 2006, a $7,000,000 modification to a firm-fixed-price contract for the upgrade of steam plant boilers.  Work will be performed in Kingsport, Tenn., and is expected to be completed by Dec. 15, 2008.  Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  This was a sole source contract initiated on Feb. 6, 2006.  The Army Field Support Command, Rock Island, Ill., is the contracting activity (DAAA09-98-E-0006).

 

            Alliant Techsystems, Rocket Center, W.V., was awarded on March 14, 2006, a $6,849,324 modification to a firm-fixed-price contract for M228 practice fuzes.  Work will be performed in Rocket Center, W.V., and is expected to be completed by Oct. 31, 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 Jan. 14, 2005, and six bids were received.  The Army Field Support Command, Rock Island, Ill., is the contracting activity (W52P1J-05-C-0049).

NAVY

            McDonnell Douglas Corp., a wholly owned subsidiary of The Boeing Co., St. Louis, Mo., is being awarded a $12,475,584 firm-fixed-price, cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to provide integrated logistics support for the T-45 training system for calendar year 2006.  Support to be provided includes acquisition logistics, logistics analysis, technical manuals and technical support of support equipment, production integration testing, and flight test instrumentation system equipment and repair.  Work will be performed in St. Louis, Mo. (80 percent); Warton, Lancashire, England (13 percent); and Filton, Bristol, England (7 percent), and is expected to be completed in December 2006.  Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  This contract was not competitively procured.  The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity (N00019-06-C-0309).

DEFENSE ADVANCED RESEARCH PROJECTS AGENCY

 

            Northrop Grumman Systems Corp., Integrated Systems Western Region, El Segundo, Calif., was awarded on March 16, 2006, a $3,800,325 increment of a $10,295,593 other transaction for prototypes agreement to develop a conceptual and preliminary design of an experimental aircraft to demonstrate the feasibility of a supersonic, tailless, oblique flying wing aircraft.  Work will be performed in El Segundo, Calif. and will be completed in November 2007.  Funds will not expire at the end of this fiscal year.  A Federal Business Opportunities solicitation was issued on Aug. 19, 2005, and 3 proposals were received.  The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency is the contracting activity (HR0011-06-9-0005).