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No: 168-98
April 15, 1998

DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY

Bird Products Corporation, Palm Springs, Calif., is being awarded a $5,092,000 firm-fixed-price indefinite-quantity contract for volume portable ventilators. Six proposals were solicited and five were received. Work is expected to be completed by April 15, 1999. Funds will not expire at the end of the fiscal year. The Defense Supply Center Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pa., is the contracting activity (SPO200-98-D- 8705).

Labatt Food Service*, San Antonio, Texas, is being awarded a $10,740,000 firm-fixed-price indefinite-quantity-contract for full-line food distribution. Eighty proposals were solicited and five were received. Work is expected to be completed by May 1999. Funds will not expire at the end of the fiscal year. The Defense Supply Center Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pa., is the contracting activity (SP0300-98-D-2903).

NAVY

McDonnell Douglas Corp., a wholly owned subsidiary of The Boeing Company, St. Louis, Mo., is being awarded a $1,318,200,000 modification to previously awarded contract N00019-97-C-0136 to provide additional funding for the FY 98 Low Rate Initial Production (LRIP II) of eight F/A-18E and 12 F/A-18F aircraft and associated hardware. Work will be performed in St. Louis, Mo. (60%) and Hawthorne, Calif. (40%), and is expected to be completed by October 2000. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity.

McDonnell Douglas Corp., a wholly owned subsidiary of The Boeing Company, St. Louis, Mo., is being awarded a $68,500,000 modification to previously awarded contract N00019-97-C-0136 to initiate that portion of the contract dealing with the Low Rate Initial Production (LRIP III) of 14 F/A-18E and 16 F/A-18F aircraft and associated hardware. Work will be performed in St. Louis, Mo. (60%) and Hawthorne, Calif. (40%), and is expected to be completed by September 2001. This contract was not competitively procured. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity.

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A&T Engineering Technologies, Mystic, Conn., is being awarded a $13,256,699 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract with cost-plus-fixed-fee provisions for submarine sonar systems engineering services in support of the Naval Undersea Warfare Center Division, Submarine Sonar Department, Newport, R.I. Work will be performed in Mystic, Conn. (50%), Newport, R.I. (40%), and North Stonington, Conn. (10%), and is expected to be completed by April 2003. Contract funds in the amount of $25,000 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured with 46 proposals solicited and offer received. The Naval Undersea Warfare Center Division Newport, Newport, R.I., is the contracting activity (N66604-98-D-1241).

AIR FORCE

The University of Southern California, Los Angeles, Calif., is being awarded a $5,999,961 cooperative agreement to provide for research and development services to develop high-level compilation technology for adaptive computing systems. This "cooperative agreement" is an assistance instrument, similar to a grant, rather than a procurement contract. The method of payment will be Advance Payments. The work is expected to be completed September 2001. At this time, $200,000 of the total funds have been obligated. Solicitation began September 1997; negotiations were completed April 1998. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. Air Force Research Laboratory, Rome, N.Y., is the contracting activity (F30602-98/2-0113).

Lockheed Martin Corp., is being awarded a $31,500,000 firm-fixed-price contract to provide for acquisition and installation of a Software Maintenance Facility in support of the F-16 aircraft. The work is expected to be completed September 2001. There was one firm solicited and one proposal received. Solicitation began February 1997; negotiations were completed March 1998. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. Ogden Air Logistics Center, Hill AFB, Utah., is the contracting activity (F42620-98/C-0029).

* Small Business