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No: 465-98
September 08, 1998

AIR FORCE

Rocketdyne Technical Services Company, Albuquerque, NM, is being awarded a $17,990,081 cost-plus-award-fee-contract to provide for FY 1999 Operation, Maintenance, and Support and Research and Development at the Maui Space Surveillance System, Maui, Hawaii. Expected contract completion date is September 30, 1999. The 21st Contracting Squadron, Peterson AFB, Colo., is the contracting activity (F05604-95-C-9011-P00054).

Yardney Technical Products, Inc., Pawcatuck, Conn., is being awarded a $13,643,388 cost-plus-fixed-fee-contract to provide for design, development, fabrication, and test of a high energy density lithium ion rechargeable battery for use on multiple aircraft and spacecraft. This was a Program Research and Development Announcement (PRDA), there were 16 proposals received. Expected contract completion date is December 17, 2003. Solicitation issue date was November 19, 1997. Negotiation completion date was August 17, 1998. Air Force Research Laboratory, Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio, is the contracting activity (F33615-98-C-2898).

This notification corrects an announcement released Sept. 1, 1998. Lockheed Martin Corp., Sunnyvale, Calif., was awarded an $8,500,000 face value increase to a cost-plus-award-fee-contract to provide for an interim Mission Control Station Backup in support of the Space Based Infrared System (SBIRS) at a government leased facility in Boulder, Colorado, until a permanent capability is established. This action also provides for installation of the SBIRS Survivable Mission Control Station at a classified location. Expected contract completion date is September 2003. Space and Missile Systems Center, Los Angeles, Calif., is the contracting activity (F04701-95-C-001-P00022).

ARMY

Sanders, a Lockheed Martin Co., Nashua, N.H., is being awarded a $175,000 increment as part of a $7,815,107 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for a research proposal entitled "The Common Optical Module: Terabit Millimeter to Meter Interconnects for Ring Architecture, Multi-Processor to Memory Systems" submitted in response to a Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency announcement. Work will be performed in Nashua, N.H., and is expected to be

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completed by Sept. 4, 2001. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There was a broad agency announcement on Aug. 22, 1997, and 50 bids were received. The contracting activity is the U.S. Army Research Laboratory Command, Adelphi, Md. (DAAL01-98-C-0074).

CIVIL WORKS - NON MILITARY

B & B Dredging Co.*, Chicago, Ill., is being awarded a $1,000 increment as part of a $5,488,138 firm-fixed-price contract for rental of a hopper dredge and attendant plant for dredging Mobile Harbor channels. Work will be performed in Mobile, Ala., and is expected to be completed by Jan. 12, 1999. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were 14 bids solicited on Aug. 13, 1998, and three bids were received. The contracting activity is the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Mobile, Ala. (DACW01-98-C-0067).

NAVY

National Airmotive Corp., Oakland, Calif., is being awarded a $35,542,810 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for the major and minor repairs of the Navy's T-56-A-14 engine which powers the P-3B/C aircraft, the T-56-A-16 engine that powers the C-130 aircraft, and the T-56-A-425 engine which powers the C-2A and E-2C aircraft. Work will be performed in Oakland, Calif., and is expected to be completed by September 1999. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured with 18 firms solicited and six offers received. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity (N00019-98-D-0175).

Tracor Applied Sciences, Austin, Texas, is being awarded an $8,615,851 modification to previously awarded contract N00140-94-C-AC72 to exercise an option for technical and engineering services to support the integration, test, installation, and certification of radio communication systems for U.S. Navy ships. Work will be performed in Austin, Texas (80%), St. Inigoes, Md. (10%), Bath, Maine (5%), and Pascagoula, Miss. (5%), and is expected to be completed by September 1999. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, St. Inigoes, Md., is the contracting activity.

* Small Business