Applied Biosystems, Foster City, Calif., is being awarded a $24,500,000 firm-fixed-price contract. This action provides for development and demonstration of a proto-type bench top infectious disease identification system. At this time, $10,000,000 has been obligated. Solicitations began October 2005 and negotiations were completed in June 2006. This work will be complete June 2008. Air Force District of Washington, Bolling Air Force Base, D.C., is the contracting activity (FA7014-06-C-0017).
Planning Systems, Inc.*, Reston, Va., is being awarded a $10,000,000 not-to-exceed, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for a Phase III Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR) Program contract for Topic N04-022 entitled “Airborne and Air-Deployed Multi-Sensor Search Optimization.” The contract provides for services and materials for engineering tasks, to include exploratory study of application, further research and development, analysis for system integration, customizing prototype to specific platform needs, test and evaluation, production, support and training, as necessary. Work will be performed in Reston, Va., and is expected to be completed in June 2011. Contract funds will not expire at the end of
the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured using SBIR Program Solicitation under Topic N04-022 and 17 offers were received. The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, Lakehurst, N.J., is the contracting activity (N68335-06-D-0001).
Rix Industries, Benicia, Calif., is being awarded a $5,581,275 fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for Single Screw Technology Air Rotary (STAR), 200 Low Pressure Air Compressor (LPAC) equipped with a Programmable Logic Controller (PLC). The STAR 200 LPAC with a PLC will be used to replace the existing defective units aboard LSD-41 Class ships and will provide increased performance over the existing units. Work will be performed in Sparks, Nev. (80 percent) and Benicia, Calif. (20 percent), and is expected to be completed by September 2011. Funds in the amount of $178,748 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured and advertised through the Federal Business Opportunities website, with three offers received. The Naval Surface Warfare Center, Carderock Division, Philadelphia, Pa., is the contracting activity (N65540-06-D-0014).
Alpha Marine Services, LLC, Galliano, La., is being awarded a $5,063,652 firm-fixed-price time charter contract for harbor tug services in the ports of Kings Bay, Ga., and Mayport, Fla. Services are for a time charter of six harbor tug vessels to assist naval ship and submarine vessels docking and undocking in the ports and surrounding waters. This contract includes three one-year options which, if exercised, would bring the total cumulative value of the contract to $22,766,244. Work will be performed in Kings Bay, Ga. (50 percent), and Mayport, Fla. (50 percent), and is expected to be completed by September 2007 (September 2010 with options). Contract funds will not expire at the end of this fiscal year. Contract funds will be obligated at the time of performance commencement at the beginning of the next fiscal year, Oct. 1, 2006. This contract was competitively procured with over 100 proposals solicited via Military Sealift Command’s E-commerce Web site, Navy Electronic Commerce Online and the Federal Business Opportunities web pages. The Military Sealift Command, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity (N00033-06-C-1006).
DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY
MedImmune Vaccines, Inc., Gaithersburg, Md., is being awarded a maximum $21,375,000 firm-fixed-price contract for influenza virus vaccine nasal spray. Using services are Army, Navy, Air Force, and Marine Force. This is a base year indefinite quantity contract. There were 4 proposals solicited and 1 responded. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The date of performance completion is December 31, 2006. The contracting activity is Defense Supply Center Philadelphia (DSCP), Philadelphia, Pa. (SP0200-06-D-0004).
Doss Aviation, Inc., Colorado Springs, Colo., is being awarded a minimum $10,952,668 firm-fixed-price contract for alongside aircraft refueling service and distribution of ground products for Navy. Other location of performance is Jacksonville, Fla. Proposals were Web-solicited and 6 responded. The contract has one 4-year option period. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The date of performance completion is November 30, 2014. Contracting activity is Defense Energy Support Center, Fort Belvoir, Va. (SP0600-06-D-5604).
Stewart and Stevenson Tactical Vehicle Systems L.P., Sealy, Texas, was awarded on June 12, 2006, an $8,199,654 modification to a firm-fixed-price and cost-reimbursement contract to exercise 4th increment systems technical support. Work will be performed in Sealy, Texas, and is expected to be completed by Nov. 15, 2008. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were two bids solicited on Aug. 15, 2000, and two bids were received. The U.S. Army Tank-Automotive and Armaments Command, Warren, Mich., is the contracting activity (DAAE07-03-C-S023).
Lockheed Martin Corp., Orlando, Fla., was awarded on June 13, 2006, a $5,080,150 firm-fixed-price contract for post production system support and contractor field service rep for the Modernized Target Acquisition Designation Sight/Pilot’s Night Vision Sensor for the Apache aircraft. Work will be performed in Orlando, Fla. (90 percent), and Kuwait (10 percent), and is expected to be completed by Dec. 31, 2010. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This was a sole source contract initiated on Sept. 1, 2005. The U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command, Redstone Arsenal, Ala., is the contracting activity (W58RGZ-06-C-0159).
UNITED STATES SPECIAL OPERATIONS COMMAND
AeroVironment, Calif., is being awarded a $6,300,000 alternate fuel technologies research and development contract, with an option for additional duration testing. The work will be performed in Monrovia, CA. This contract was awarded through sole source procedures. The contract number is H92222-06-C-0016.