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No: 410-97
July 29, 1997

AIR FORCE

McDonnell Douglas Corp., Long Beach, Calif., is being awarded a $39,424,353, firm-fixed-price contract to definitize incorporation of six engineering change proposals into production of the C-17 aircraft (air vehicles P-41 and subsequent). These changes involve the defensive systems, nacelle/engine affordability team changes, the ground Proximity Warning System, deletion of the Transponder Test Unit, and changes associated with the Block VIII and IX aircraft. At this time, $4,437,860 of the contract funds have been obligated. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. Aeronautical Systems Center, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (F33657-96/C-2059, P00029).

Texas Instruments, Inc., McKinney, Texas, is being awarded a $15,940,866 face value increase to a firm-fixed-price contract to provide for fabrication of sixteen AN/AAQ-26 Gunship Infrared Detecting Sets and installation on nine AC-130U and seven AC-130H aircraft. Contract is expected to be completed January 1999. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. Aeronautical Systems Center, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (F33657-95/C-0067, P00010).

ARMY

Holston Defense Corp., Kingsport, Tenn., is being awarded an $8,965,415 modification to a cost-plus-award-fee contract for the production of ammunition explosives (Comp C-4, Class 3 (tagged), Comp C-4, Class 2 (tagged), and HMX Grade B, 80 Screen). Work will be performed at the Holston Army Ammunition Plant, Kingsport, Tenn., and is expected to be completed by Dec. 31, 1998. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This is a sole source contract initiated on July 25, 1997. The contracting activity is the U.S. Army Armament, Munitions, and Chemical Command, Rock Island, Ill. (DAAA09-92-Z-0008).


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NAVY

Lucent Technologies, Inc., McLeansville, N.C.; GTE Government Systems Corp., GTE Worldwide Telecommunications Services, Needham Heights, Ma.; Bell Atlantic Federal Integrated Systems, Inc., Washington, D.C.; and AT&T Government Markets, Washington, D.C., are being awarded a $2,934,185,000 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, fixed-price contract with economic price adjustments for the base year and nine one-year renewal options. The minimum guarantee of $2,000,000 will be equally divided among the four awardees. This contract is for Voice, Video, and Data (ViViD) modernization of the Department of the Navy's base level information infrastructure, and local access and usage. ViViD will provide commercial hardware, software, and services required to implement a base level infrastructure capable of supporting and integrating voice, video, and data which can physically extend from the public switch network to ships docked pier-side. Work will be performed at various locations within the Continental United States (CONUS) and outside the Continental United States (OCONUS). These are no quota or minimum amounts per state. This contract is expected to be completed by July 2007. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured by open solicitation via the Naval Information Systems Management Center (NISMC) web site with four offers received. This award is based on best value. One full contract and three partial contracts will be awarded. The Naval Information Systems Management Center, Arlington, Va., is the contracting activity (N68939-97-D-0040, N68939-97-D-0041, N68939-97-D-0042, and N68939-97-D-0043 respectively).

Parsons-UXB Joint Venture, Honolulu, Hawaii, is being awarded a $30,000,000 cost-plus-fixed-fee, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to provide for the clearance and removal of unexploded ordnance (UXO) and environmental restoration on Kaho'olawe Island Reserve, Hawaii. The total contract amount is not to exceed $280,000,000. Work will be performed on the Kaho'olawe Island Reserve, Hawaii, and is expected to be completed by November 2004. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured with 120 proposals solicited and eight offers received. The Naval Facilities Engineering Command, Pacific Division, Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, is the contracting activity (N62742-95-D-1369).

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