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No: 159-97
April 07, 1997

CONTRACTS

ARMY

Texas Instruments Inc., McKinney, Texas, is being awarded $9,383,775 of a $98,349,922 firm fixed price multi-year contract for Low Rate Initial Production (LRIP) of the NV-80 B-KIT 2nd Generation Forward Looking Infrared (FLIR) and Commanders' Independent Thermal Viewer (CITV), cables, options and spares. Work will be performed in McKinney, Texas, and is expected to be completed by March 30, 2001. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This is a sole source contract initiated on Dec. 17, 1996. The contracting activity is the U.S. Army Communications & Electronics Command, Ft. Monmouth, N.J. (DAAB07-97-C-J431).

Lobar Inc., Dillsburg, Pa., is being awarded a $5,449,200 firm fixed price contract for construction of three buildings at the State College Air National Guard Station. The project includes a two-story Operations and Training Building with office space and electronic maintenance areas; and two single-story buildings -- an office and open work area Joint Vehicle and Aerospace Ground Equipment building and a supply and facility warehouse. Work will be performed in State College, Pa., and is expected to be completed by Jan. 26, 1996. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were 19 bids solicited on Nov. 5, 1996, and nine bids were received. The contracting activity is the National Guard Bureau, Annville, Pa. (DAHA36-97-C-0003).

AIR FORCE

ARINC, Inc., Annapolis, Md., is being awarded a $16,718,543 face value increase to a cost plus fixed fee contract to provide for logistics support and educational training services in support of aircraft maintenance for the Taiwan Air Force from July 1996 through June 2000. The work will be performed at various locations in Taiwan. Contract is expected to be completed June 2000. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This effort supports foreign military sales to Taiwan. Aeronautical Systems Center, Wright- Patterson AFB, Ohio, is the contracting activity (F33600-96/C- 0098). 4/7/97

NAVY

Newport News Shipbuilding, Newport News, Va., is being awarded a $71,932,340 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to provide planning yard and design support for all SSN 688 and SSN/SSBN Class operational submarines. Efforts will also include design and planning yard services for SEAWOLF Class Submarines (with the exception of certain engine room and reactor compartment systems). Work will be performed in Newport News, Va., and is expected to be completed by September 1997. Contract funds in the amount of $35,966,170 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Arlington, Va., is the contracting activity (N00024-97-C-2103).

The Department of Defense intends to exercise the option for contract N68939-96-D-0010, which was awarded to American Management Systems (AMS), of Fairfax, Va. in August 1996. The AMS contract has one base year period and nine one-year options. The contract is a fixed-price, indefinite-delivery, indefinite- quantity contract for procurement software, software support, related products and services necessary to deploy and maintain this DoD procurement system at approximately 900 DoD Procurement activities throughout the world. Work will be performed in Fairfax, Va., and is expected to be completed by August 2006. Contract funds in the amount of $4,517,130 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This decision comes as a result of a seven month evaluation of AMS and Dyncorp I&ET. The maximum value of this contract effort is the Delegation Procurement Authority value of $241,226,761 less the amount of funds obligated against the base year of the Dyncorp contract. The Naval Information Systems Management Center, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity.