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No: 691-97
December 22, 1997

ARMY

CAS Inc.*, Huntsville, Ala., is being awarded a $16,677,870 modification to a $29,851,489 cost-plus-fixed-fee/level-of-effort/cost-reimbursement contract for independent PATRIOT integration analysis engineering and technical assistance support services. Work will be performed in Huntsville, Ala. (99%) and El Paso, Texas (1%), and is expected to be completed by July 31, 2002. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were 63 bids solicited on May 2, 1997, and one bid was received. The contracting activity is the U.S. Army Aviation & Missile Command, Redstone Arsenal, Ala. (DAAH01-97-C-0324).

General Dynamics Land Systems Inc., Sterling Heights, Mich., is being awarded a $63,495,757 modification to a $203,217,634 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to exercise existing options for system technical support for the Abrams Tank Program, for Egypt, Kuwait, and Saudi Arabia. Work will be performed in Sterling Heights, Mich., and is expected to be completed by April 30, 1999. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This is a sole source contract initiated on April 17, 1996. The contracting activity is the U.S. Army Tank-automotive & Armament Command, Warren, Mich. (DAAE07-96-C-X195).

ACC Construction Co. Inc., Augusta, Ga., is being awarded a $5,600,000 firm-fixed-price contract for construction of a new two-story, 3,134 sq. meter facility to house classrooms, offices, a library, training and research suites, as well as support spaces for the Department of Defense Polygraph Institute. Work will be performed at Fort Jackson, S.C., and is expected to be completed by May 1, 1999. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were 95 bids solicited on May 8, 1997, and ten bids were received. The contracting activity is the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Savannah, Ga. (DACA21-98-C-0016).

Laughlin Marinaccio & Owens*, Arlington, Va., is being awarded $696,138 as part of an estimated $80,000,000 fixed-price indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract for technical expertise required to oversee the creation, planning preparation and execution of advertising requirements to support the Army and Air National Guard Recruiting and Retention Division program objectives. Work will be performed at various locations in the Continental United

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States and territories, and is expected to be completed by Dec. 31, 2002. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were 121 bids solicited on Aug. 6, 1997, and four bids were received. The contracting activity is the National Guard Bureau, Falls Church, Va. (DAHA90-98-D-0002).

Raytheon Mediterranean System Co., Tewksbury, Mass., is being awarded a $5,311,077 modification to a $10,924,123 firm-fixed-price contract for 240 person-months of technical assistance service for the government of Egypt, HAWK missile system. Work will be performed in Egypt 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 Oct. 22, 1996. The contracting activity is the U.S. Army Aviation & Missile Command, Redstone Arsenal, Ala. (DAAH01-97-C-0044).

NAVY

United Defense LP, Armament Systems Division, Minneapolis, Minn., is being awarded a $10,588,795 cost-plus-award-fee modification to previously awarded contract N00024-94-C-5328, to provide design agent engineering efforts to support ongoing product improvements and new missile incorporation's, as well as continued design agent engineering support, for the structural and mechanical portions of the MK41 Vertical Launching System (VLS), and for the VLS canisters. Work will be performed in Minneapolis, Minn., and is expected to be completed by September 1999. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. Naval Sea Systems Command, Arlington, Va., is the contracting activity.

Techmatics, Inc., Fairfax, Va., is being awarded a $5,383, 015, cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to provide engineering and technical support services in support of the Program Executive Office, Theater Air Defense, Ship Defense Directorate (PEO TAD-D and D2). Work will be performed in Arlington, Va., is expected to be completed by January 1999. Contract funds in the amount of $185,000, will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured with proposals solicited through the Internet, and three offers received. Naval Sea Systems Command, Arlington, Va., is the contracting activity (N00024-98-C-5428).

OMH Remediation Services, Corp., Trenton, N.J., is being awarded a $1,135,260 delivery order modification under an indefinite delivery cost-plus-award-fee contract. This is the fourth, of four one-year options, to a contract (N62470-93-D-3032), awarded August 1993. Work to be performed is environmental remedial action which will provide upgrade of water treatment system and extended operations and maintenance of the system for Site 1, Groundwater, Phase III, Allegany Ballistics Laboratory, Mineral County, West Virginia. Work will be performed at Mineral County, W. Va., is expected to be completed by August 1999. Contract funds will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Facilities Engineering Command is the contracting activity.

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AIR FORCE

TRW Strategic Systems Division, San Bernardino, Calif., is being awarded an $84,938,854 cost-plus-award-fee contract to provide for engineering services in support of the Prime Integration Contract (PIC) for the Minuteman and Peacekeeper intercontinental ballistic missile systems. The PIC will encompass weapon systems integration, assessment and sustainment (excluding depot level maintenance), and repair activities. This effort converts these responsibilities from the associate contractor concept of life cycle management to a single prime contractor performing these duties. The contract includes annual options which can extend the program through FY2012 with a potential total estimated value of $3.4 billion. The work will be performed at TRW Strategic Systems Division, San Bernardino, Calif. (21%); Thiokol/CSD Joint Venture, Brigham City, Utah (47%) and CSD, San Jose, Calif. (47%); and Boeing North American, Hill AFB, Utah & Anaheim Calif. (24%) various other locations. There were two proposals received. Solicitation began July 1997; negotiations were completed November 1997. At this time, $811,000 of the contract funds have been obligated. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The estimated values for each contractor over the total potential life of the contract are: TRW, $700,000; Thiokol-CSD Joint Venture, $1,583,000,000; and Boeing North American, $824,000,000. Ogden Air Logistics Center, Hill AFB, Utah, is the contracting activity (F42610-98/C-0001).

Boeing Defense and Space Group, Wichita, Kan., was awarded on December 19, a $7,963,050 face value increase to a firm-fixed-price contract to provide for one Re-engining Hardware package applicable to the RC-135 aircraft. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. Oklahoma City Air Logistics Center, Tinker AFB, Okla., is the contracting activity (F34601-97/C-0001, P0006).

Raytheon Company, Goleta, Calif., was awarded on December 19, a $35,520,613 face value increase to a fixed-price-incentive contract to provide for 1522 Towed Decoy Rounds (1372 Air Force, 150 Navy) applicable to the AN-ALE-50(V) countermeasures system on the F-16 and F/A-18 aircraft. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. Aeronautical Systems Center, Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio, is the contracting activity (F33657-96/C-0036, P00002).

McDonnell Douglas Corp., Long Beach, Calif., was awarded on December 19, a $5,237,624 face value increase to a firm-fixed-price contract to provide for incorporation of the following engineering changes into nine C-17 aircraft (P49 through P57); replacement of the Inertial Reference Unit with Embedded Global Positioning System, hardware upgrade to the Electronic Flight Control system, Dual Row Airdrop allowing two rows of cargo in the cargo bay. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. Aeronautical Systems Center, Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio., is the contracting activity (F33657-96/C-2059, P00043).

McDonnell Douglas Corp., Long Beach, Calif., was awarded on December 19, a $5,237,624 face value increase to a firm-fixed-price contract to provide for incorporation of the

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following engineering changes into nine C-17 aircraft (P49 through P57); replacement of the Inertial Reference Unit with Embedded Global Positioning System, hardware upgrade to the Electronic Flight Control system, Dual Row Airdrop allowing two rows of cargo in the cargo bay. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. Aeronautical Systems Center, Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio., is the contracting activity (F33657-96/C-2059, P00043).

Lockheed Martin Corp., Ft. Worth, Texas., was awarded on December 19, a $48,352,142 face value increase to a cost-plus-incentive-fee contract to provide for follow-on development of the Operational Flight Program and redesign of the Modular Mission Computer in support of the Block 50 Core Avionics Update for the F-16 aircraft. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. At this time, $22,896,178 of the contract funds have been obligated. Approximately 37% of this effort supports foreign military sales to Belgium, Denmark, Norway, and the Netherlands. Aeronautical Systems Center, Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio., is the contracting activity (F33657-94/C-2259, P00051).

The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Penn., was awarded on December 19, a $19,000,000 indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract to provide for research and development in the areas of high heat sink fuels, advanced lubrication, and advanced combustion technology. The program seeks to develop a high heat sink fuel using alternate fuel technology and a new high performance gas turbine. Funds will be obligated as individual delivery orders are issued. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were 20 proposals received. Solicitation began January 1997; negotiations were completed December 1997. Wright Laboratory, Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio, is the contracting activity (F33615-98/D-2802).

DARPA

Smart Materials and Structures Demonstration Consortium, Boeing Information, Space & Defense Group, Helicopter Division, Philadelphia, Penn., was awarded incremental funding of $690,765 under a $8,023,462 “other transaction” with the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA). The agreement is to perform research in support of the smart materials/ actuators program. Consortium members and places of performance are: The Boeing Company, Ridley Park, Penn. (50%), The Boeing Company, Seattle, Wash. (30%); The Boeing Company, Mesa, Ariz. (15%), Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Penn. (10%); Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Mass. (5%). The agreement will terminate in December 2002. Agreement funds will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The agreement is the result of a solicitation issued in June 1996; 16 bids were received. The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, Arlington, Va., is the contracting activity (MDA972-98-3-0001).

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