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No: 571-06
June 19, 2006
CONTRACTS
ARMY
 
            Boeing Co., Huntsville, Ala., was awarded on May 31, 2006, a $29,950,000 firm-fixed-price contract to engineering services for the Avenger fire units.  Work will be performed in Huntsville, Ala., and is expected to be completed by Nov. 28, 2006.  Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  This was a sole source contract initiated on April 17, 2006.  The U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command, Redstone Arsenal, Ala., is the contracting activity (W31P4Q-06-C-0338).
 
            BAE Systems, York, Pa., was awarded on June 15, 2006, a delivery order amount of $27,157,198 as part of a $254,416,868 firm-fixed-price contract for maintenance and repair of the M2A2 Operation Desert Storm Bradley Vehicles.  Work will be performed in York, Pa. (83 percent), San Jose, Calif. (8 percent), Aiken, S.C. (5 percent), and Fayette, Pa. (4 percent), 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 May 1, 2005.  The U.S. Army Tank-Automotive and Armaments Command, Warren, Mich., is the contracting activity (W56HZV-05-G-0005).
 
            Insight Technology*, Londonderry, N.H., was awarded on June 15, 2006, a delivery order amount of $13,000,000 as part of a $120,000,000 firm-fixed-price contract for the small tactical optical rifle-mounted micro laser range finder.  Work will be performed in Londonderry, N.H., and is expected to be completed by Dec. 30, 2011.  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 March 16, 2006, and two bids were received.  The U.S. Army Contracting Agency, White Sands Missile Range, N.M., is the contracting activity (W9124Q-06-D-0804).
 
            BAE Systems, York, Pa., was awarded on June 15, 2006, a delivery order amount of $10,800,000 as part of a $10,800,000 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for maintenance and repair of M113 and National Guard vehicles.  Work will be performed at Fort Stewart, Ga. (50 percent), and Fort Hood, Texas (50 percent), 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 Oct. 18, 2005.  The U.S. Army Tank-Automotive and Armaments Command, Warren, Mich., is the contracting activity (W56HZV-05-G-0005).
 
            Caddell Construction Co. Inc., Montgomery, Ala., was awarded on June 16, 2006, a $28,231,000 increment as part of a $56,462,000 firm-fixed-price contract for construction of a barracks complex.  Work will be performed at Fort Bragg, N.C., and is expected to be completed by Sept. 30, 2008.  Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  There were 265 bids solicited on Dec. 22, 2005, and three bids were received.  The U.S. Army Engineer District, Savannah, Ga., is the contracting activity (W912HN-06-C-0037).
 
            L-3 Communications Titan Corp. Melbourne, Fla., was awarded on June 16, 2006, a $7,364,332 modification to a cost-plus-fixed-fee and firm-fixed-price contract for the conversion of the M56 Smoke Generating Systems (SGS) to M56A1 SGS.  Work will be performed in Melbourne, Fla., and is expected to be completed by Sept. 30, 2008.  Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  This was a sole source contract initiated on April 29, 2006.  The U.S. Army Research, Development and Engineering Command, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md., is the contracting activity (DAAD13-00-C-0052).
 
            Armor Holdings, Fairfield, Ohio, was awarded on June 15, 2006, a $5,644,000 firm-fixed-price contract for the battery powered motorized traversing units.  Work will be performed in Rock Island, Ill. (51 percent), Watervliet, N.Y. (48 percent), and Chambersburg, Pa. (1 percent), and is expected to be completed by June 7, 2007.  Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  This was a sole source contract initiated on June 5, 2006.  The U.S. Army Tank-Automotive and Armaments Command, Rock Island, Ill., is the contracting activity (W52H09-06-C-5015).
 
NAVY
 
            Bell-Boeing Joint Program Office, Patuxent River, Md., is being awarded an $89,321,925 modification to a previously awarded fixed-priced-incentive-fee contract (N00019-99-C-1090) for incorporation of engineering change proposal V-22-0564 for rework of five Lot IV MV-22 low rate initial production tiltrotor aircraft to a block A/B configuration.  Work will be performed in Amarillo, Texas (42 percent); Ridley Park, Pa. (30 percent) and Fort Worth, Texas (28 percent), and is expected to be completed in November 2008.  Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md. is the contracting activity.
 
            Raytheon Co. / Network Centric Division, Marlboro, Mass, is being awarded an estimated $64,960,954 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract on a cost-plus-award-fee basis order to provide technical and engineering support services.  The services provided under this contract are to analyze, design, develop, implement, upgrade, and repair hardware and software for various Navy satellite communication systems previously designed, produced, and provided by Raytheon. These Raytheon SATCOM systems include: Navy Extremely High Frequency (EHF) Satellite Communication Program systems, including Time Division Multiple Access (TDMA) Interface Processor (TIP); Water Special Communications (WSC)-6 Super High Frequency systems; Global Broadcast System terminals; Submarine High Data Rate  systems; Follow-On Terminal Virginia Class variant system, submarine variant, and peripheral equipment installed aboard various classes of ships, submarines, and fixed shore sites.  Work will be performed in Marlboro, Mass., and is expected to be completed June 2011.  Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured.  The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command, San Diego, Calif., is the contracting activity (N00039-06-D-0004).
 
 
            BAE Systems, Advanced Information Technologies, Inc., of Burlington, Mass., is being awarded a $7,780,748 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for support of the Control-Based, Mobile Ad-Hoc Networking program to include the design, development, and demonstration of a mobile network that improves performance by using more effective and adaptive resource allocation, cross-layer design, and novel protocols for wireless tactical networking.  This 18-month contract contains one, one-year option which, if exercised, will bring the potential value of this contract to $13,266,349. Work will be performed in Burlington, Mass., and is expected to be completed December 2007. This contract was competitively procured by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency via a broad agency announcement (No. 05-42).  The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center, San Diego, Calif., is the contracting activity (N66001-06-C-2020).
 
AIR FORCE
 
            Northrop Grumman Systems Corp., Air Combat Systems, San Diego, Calif., is being awarded a $22,500,000 cost plus award fee contract modification.  The interoperability is a complete development on the GH RQ-4B, which provides critical operational interoperability capabilities required for the start of the Initial Operational Test and Evaluation (IOT&E) in November 2008.  The following interoperability efforts for this action include fielding strategy acceleration sensor data extension functionality, national imagery transmission format compliance issues and software change in the GH mission control element to allow manipulation of the Extended Tether Program data.  At this time, $11,250,000 has been obligated.  This work will be complete March 2008.  Headquarters Aeronautical Systems Center, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity.  (F33657-01-C-4600/P00158)
 
DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY
 
            Honeywell International Inc., Tempe, Ariz., is being awarded a maximum $104,526,166 firm fixed price requirements contract for auxiliary power unit and engine parts.  Using services are Army, Navy, Air Force, and Marine Force.  This is a sole source competition with one solicited and one responded.  Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  Date of performance completion is June 18, 2009.  Contracting activity is Defense Supply Center Richmond (DSCR), Richmond, Va. (SP0410-00-D-0007).
 
            Metals USA i-Solutions, Fort Washington, Pa., is being awarded a maximum $50,000,000 fixed price with economic price adjustment for a tailored vendor relationship contract for metal products for federal customers in the Southeast region of the United States.  Using services are Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, and federal civilian agencies.  This is five year indefinite delivery/quantity contract (2-year base with three one-year options exercising its second option year.  There were 63 proposals solicited and 3 responded.  Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  Date of performance completion is June 16, 2007.  Contracting activity is Defense Supply Center Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pa. (SPM500-06-D-BP16).
 
            Drew Oil Corp., Cranston, R.I.., * is being awarded a maximum $16,182,641 fixed price with economic price adjustment contract for marine gas and oil.  Other location of performance is Newport, R.I.  Using services are Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, Federal civilian agencies, and Coast Guard.  There were 55 proposals solicited and 3 responded.  Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  Date of performance completion is August 31, 2011.  Contracting activity is Defense Energy Support Center, Fort Belvoir, Va. (SP0600-06-D-0357).
 
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