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No: 358-97
July 03, 1997

NAVY

Hughes Aircraft Co., Naval & Marine Systems, Poulso, Wash., is being awarded a $15,754,069 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract with cost-plus-fixed-fee provisions for technical and engineering services in support of the Lightweight Torpedo Program. Work will be performed in Middletown, R.I., and is expected to be completed by July 2002. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured with 17 proposals solicited and one offer received. The Naval Undersea Warfare Center, Newport Div., Newport, R.I., is the contracting activity (N66604-97-D-4882).

Dillingham Construction N.A., Inc., Pleasanton, Calif.; Morrison Knudsen Corp., Irvine, Calif.; and Rockford Corp.,* Anchorage, Alaska, are being awarded a $15,000,000 firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity solution order concept construction contract which provides for, but is not limited to, renovation, alteration, repair, minor construction of fuel systems, both interior and exterior, plumbing and utility renovations, associated electrical upgrades, fire protection upgrades, site grading, generation and replacement and minor architecture/engineering work and incidental related work. The basic contract will be primarily utilized for the Defense Fuel Supply Center customer, but is not limited to use by other customers. Each contractors is guaranteed a minimum of $62,500. These three contractors may compete for task orders under the terms and conditions of the existing multiple awarded contract. In addition, Morrison Knudsen Corp., is also being awarded the first task order for work at the Defense Fuel Supply Center, Moffett Field, Calif., in the amount of $429,298 (which includes the guaranteed minimum). Work will be performed in various locations within the Southwest geographic boundaries which include Alaska, Ariz., Calif., Colo., Idaho, Mont., Nev., N.M., Ore., Utah, Wash., and Wyo, and is expected to be completed by July 1999. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured with 50 proposals solicited and eight offers received. The Naval Facilities Engineering Command, Southwest Div., San Diego, Calif., is the contracting activity (N68711-97-D-8260).


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AIR FORCE

National Center for Composite Systems Technology, Kettering, Ohio, is being awarded a $7,235,224 face value increase to a cost reimbursement contract to provide for the Automotive Composite Process Technology for Aerospace program. This program seeks to reduce composite material processing costs through utilization of processes employed by the automotive industry to manufacture parts. The work will be performed at the University of Dayton, Dayton, Ohio (33%) as well as the above named company in Kettering Ohio. Contract is expected to be completed August 2000. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were 2 proposals received. Wright Laboratory, Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio, is the contracting activity (F33615-97/C-5005).

ARMY

Hughes Aircraft, Santa Barbara Research Center, Goleta, Calif., is being awarded a firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract (appropriation number and dollar value will be issued with each delivery order) with an estimated not-to-exceed cumulative total of $30,389,300, for thermal imaging systems used on tanks, Bradley Fighting Vehicles and Apache attack helicopters. Forward looking infrared technology is used to provide night-vision target acquisition and fire guidance capability. This acquisition is for five critical components. Work will be performed in Goleta, Calif., and is expected to be completed by July 3, 2000. There was an announcement on the electronic bulletin board on March 6, 1997, and three bids were received. The contracting activity is the U.S. Army Communications and Electronics Command, Ft. Monmouth, N.J. (DAAB07-97-D-G033).

Texas Instruments, Defense Systems & Electronics, Dallas, Texas, is being awarded a firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract (appropriation number and dollar value will be issued with each delivery order) with an estimated not-to-exceed cumulative total of $31,075,135, for thermal imaging systems used on tanks, Bradley Fighting Vehicles and Apache attack helicopters. Forward looking infrared technology is used to provide night-vision target acquisition and fire guidance capability. This acquisition is for five critical components. Work will be performed in McKinney, Texas, and is expected to be completed by July 3, 2000. There was an announcement on the electronic bulletin board on March 6, 1997, and three bids were received. The contracting activity is the U.S. Army Communications and Electronics Command, Ft. Monmouth, N.J. (DAAB07-97-D-G034).


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