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No: 487-96
August 14, 1996

CONTRACTS

ARMY

Raytheon Company, Electronic Systems Division, Bedford, Massachusetts, is being awarded a $10,345,250 increment as part of a not-to-exceed $20,690,500 firm fixed price letter contract for depot test equipment: PATRIOT 243,244, and 247 Test Stations, CLET Test Stand, Antenna Alignment Kit and Programmable Devices Test Station for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Work will be performed in Andover, Massachusetts, and is expected to be completed by December 31, 1998. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This is a sole source contract initiated on July 15, 1996. The contracting activity is the U.S. Army Missile Command, Redstone Arsenal, Alabama (DAAH01- 96-C-0318).

CIVIL WORKS - NON MILITARY

R&D Maintenance Services, Incorporated*, Hennessey, Oklahoma, is being awarded $100,000 of a $1,801,191 increment, as part of a $9,140,399 (base year plus 4 option years) cost plus award fee contract for the operation and maintenance of government owned locks, dams, spillways, the Tuscaloosa area office complex, and recreational facilities located within the Black Warrior, Tombigbee, and Alabama River System. Work will be performed (12.5%) in each of the following counties: Hale, Choctaw, Lowndes, Wilcox, Marengo, Green, Clark and Washington, and is expected to be completed by August 31, 2001. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were 99 bids solicited on January 2, 1996, and 4 bids received. The contracting activity is the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Mobile, Alabama (DACW01-96-C-0087).

AIR FORCE

Rolls-Royce, Military Aero Engines Limited, Bristol, England, is being awarded a $10,000,000 cost plus fixed fee contract to provide for research and development from 5 July 1996 through 31 December 1998 in support of the Engine Model Derivative Program. The contractor will conduct propulsion studies and analyses to identify air vehicle propulsion system capabilities, enhancements, cost reductions, and to select propulsion options to meet emerging warfighting needs. Contract is expected to be completed December 1998. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were 9 firms solicited. Solicitation began September 1995; negotiations were completed July 1996. Aeronautical Systems Center, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (F33657-95/D-0095).