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No: 482-96
August 09, 1996

CONTRACTS

ARMY

E-Systems, Incorporated, Dallas, Texas, is being awarded a $53,266,848 increment as part of a projected $168,977,255 firm fixed price and cost plus award fee contract for integration of a high performance computing (HPC) capability, including delivery of an HPC computational and programming environment, associated system integration and support infrastructure services, and training. Work will be performed at Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland, and is expected to be completed by August 9, 2004. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were 453 bids solicited on February 1, 1995, and three bids were received. The contracting activity is the U.S. Army Information Systems Selection and Acquisition Activity, Alexandria, Virginia (DAHC94-96-C-0010).

J. A. Jones Construction Company, Charlotte, North Carolina, is being awarded a $12,573,170 firm fixed price contract to replace the existing saltwater intake and distribution facility with a new facility; for construction and operation of an approximately 10,000 square foot ground based radar prototype test facility; and upgrade of fuel containment structures on various islands. Work will be performed at the U.S. Army Kwajalein Atoll, Marshall Islands, and is expected to be completed by October 27, 1997. Of the total contract funds, $2,100,000 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were 181 bids solicited on May 20, 1996, and six bids were received. The contracting activity is the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Fort Shafter, Hawaii (DACA83-96-C-0032).

Allison Transmission Division, General Motors Corporation, Indianapolis, Indiana, is being awarded a $16,977,256 modification to a firm fixed price contract for 295 X200-4A transmissions for use on the M113 Family of Vehicles. Work will be performed in Indianapolis, Indiana, and is expected to be completed by June 30, 1997. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This is a sole source contract initiated on February 12, 1996. The contracting activity is the U.S. Army Tank-Automotive & Armaments Command, Warren, Michigan (DAAE07-94-C-A017). 8/9/96

NAVY

Raytheon Electronic System, Portsmouth, Rhode Island, is being awarded a $41,500,000 maximum price cost-plus-incentive-fee contract with a not-to-exceed target cost-plus-target-fee for development of the Block 1C upgrade to the MK 2 submarine combat control system (CCS MK2). Work will be performed in Portsmouth, Rhode Island (95%) and Waltham, Massachusetts (5%), and is expected to be completed by April 1999. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Arlington, Virginia, is the contracting activity (N00024-96-C-6215).

Newport News Shipbuilding, Newport News, Virginia, is being awarded a $7,567,330 modification to previously awarded contract N00024-87-C-2046 to provide design and logistics support to the shipbuilder for the SSN 21 SEAWOLF Submarine Program. Work will be performed in Newport News, Virginia, and is expected to be completed by December 1996. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Arlington, Virginia, is the contracting activity.

McDonnell Douglas Corporation, McDonnell Douglas Aerospace, St. Louis, Missouri, is being awarded a $45,670,787 advanced acquisition contract for the procurement of long lead items for the FY 1997 production procurement of four F/A-18C and four F/A-18D aircraft weapons systems for the Royal Thailand Air Force under the Foreign Military Sales (FMS) Program. Work will be performed in St. Louis, Missouri (67%) and Hawthorne, California (33%), and is expected to be completed by September 1999. Contract funds would not have expired at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured. The Naval Air Systems Command, Arlington, Virginia, is the contracting activity (N00019-96-C-0146).

AIR FORCE

Raytheon Electronic Systems, Marlborough, Massachusetts, is being awarded a $619,914,000 indefinite quantity/indefinite delivery contract to provide for up to 213 Digital Airport Surveillance Radar (DASR) systems to replace existing radar systems at civilian and Department of Defense airfields. This effort will also provide for site survey, design and preparation, production, installation and logistics support. Funds will be obligated as individual delivery orders are issued. The work will be performed at Raytheon Canada, Ltd., Waterloo, Ontario, Canada (41%) as well as Raytheon Electronic Systems, Marlborough, Massachusetts. Contract is expected to be completed September 2007. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were 47 firms solicited; four proposals received. Solicitation began October 1995; negotiations were completed July 1996. Electronic Systems Center, Hanscom Air Force Base, Massachusetts, is the contracting activity (F19628- 96/D-0038).

Evans and Sutherland, Salt Lake City, Utah, is being awarded a $70,100,000 firm fixed price contract to provide for the Visual Upgrade Effort for the KC-135 and KC-10 Aircrew Training Systems. This effort will involve production of visual simulator systems and database generation systems, and associated logistics support equipment and training. The Air Force is also issuing the first delivery order under this contract for four visual simulation systems, four database generation systems, and associated support equipment and training in support of the KC-135 Aircrew Training System. Contract is expected to be completed July 2001. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were 26 firms solicited and 4 proposals received. Solicitation began October 1995; negotiations were completed July 1996. Air Force Materiel Command, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (F33657-95/D-0010).

Lockheed Martin Missiles and Space, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, is being awarded a $5,100,000 face value increase to a cost plus award fee contract to provide for design development, fabrication, test and integration of a two decibel variable gain attenuator for all six communication channels on the Defense Satellite Communication System B-8 satellite. This effort also includes the same effort for a switch to provide connectivity between communication channel five and the Gimballed Dish Antenna on the same satellite. Contract is expected to be completed August 1996. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. Space and Missile Systems Center, Los Angeles, California, is the contracting activity (F04701-96/C- 0023, P00003).

DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY

Diversified Services Corporation*, Cleveland, Ohio, is being awarded an estimated $5,964,468 contract for chocolate cookie, sugar cookie, yellow corn bread, white cake, yellow cake, sweet dough, biscuit, roll, cake doughnut, chocolate brownie, and oatmeal cookie mixes. Work will be performed in Northlake, Illinois and is expected to be completed by August 1997. Funds will not expire at the end of the fiscal year. The Defense Personnel Support Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, is the contracting activity (SP0300-96-D-1018).

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