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No: 504-98
September 28, 1998

AIR FORCE

Northeast Energy Service Company, Framingham, Mass., is being awarded a $200,000,000 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to provide for energy conservation audits, energy conservation measures, designs, energy efficient equipment installations, and maintenance services intended to reduce Air Force energy expenditures. This Energy Savings Performance Contract is a twenty-five year program to achieve energy savings through the aforementioned means. There were 34 firms solicited and five proposals received. Expected contract completion date is 25 years from award of contract. Solicitation issue date was Oct. 14, 1997. The 325th Contracting Squadron, Tyndall AFB, Fla., is the contracting activity (F08637-98-D-6002).

Eagle-Picher Technologies, Joplin, Mo., is being awarded a $10,034,989 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, there were 16 proposals received. Expected contract completion date is Sept. 30, 2003. Solicitation issue date was Nov. 19, 1997. Negotiation completion date was Aug. 17, 1998. Air Force Research Laboratory, Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio, is the contracting activity (F33615-98-C-2916).

Raytheon Systems, Inc., Waco, Texas, is being awarded a $5,700,701 face value increase to a firm-fixed-price contract to provide for one trial install and one kitproof Class IVB Autopilot Modification kit applicable to the C-130U aircraft. This effort also includes associated engineering support and training. The kit installs a digital Automatic Flight Control System, and Automatic Flight Control Display System, and a Ground Collision Avoidance System. Expected contract completion date is March, 2000. Warner Robins Air Logistics Center, Robins AFB, Ga., is the contracting activity (F09603-93-C-0322-P00060).

ARMY

Black & Veatch Special Project Corp., Overland Park, Kan., was awarded on Sept. 25, 1998, a $10,597,807 increment as part of an $11,991,052 firm-fixed-price contract for two-phase design and construction of an Atmospheric Air Dryer Facility to provide an additional

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independent source of dry air for use in the Propulsion Wind Tunnels. Work will be performed at Arnold Air Force Base, Tenn., and is expected to be completed by Oct. 25, 2000. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were 98 bids solicited on April 10, 1998, and four bids were received. The contracting activity is the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Mobile, Ala. (DACA01-98-C-0090).

Thiokol Propulsion, Brigham City, Utah, is being awarded a $7,070,984 firm-fixed-price contract for 8,872 each M278 warheads. Work will be performed in Brigham City, Utah, and is expected to be completed by Jan. 31, 2000. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This is a sole source contract initiated on April 1, 1998. The contracting activity is the U.S. Army Armament, Munitions & Chemical Command, Rock Island, Ill. (DAAA09-98-C-0046).

Primex Technologies Inc., Ordnance & Tactical Systems Division, Marion, Ill., is being awarded a $26,304,730 modification to a firm-fixed-price contract for 242,729 each 25 mm armor piercing, fin stabilized, discarding sabot-tracer cartridges. Work will be performed in Marion, Ill. (69%); and Downey, Calif. (31%), and is expected to be completed by April 28, 2000. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This is a sole source contract initiated on May 14, 1998. The contracting activity is the U.S. Army Tank-automotive & Armaments Command, Picatinny Arsenal, N.J. (DAAE30-97-C-1088).

Urban Associates Inc.*, El Paso, Texas, is being awarded a $7,230,000 firm-fixed-price contract for the renovation of eight standard ammunition magazines (earth covered); an 8,000 sq. foot surveillance workshop, an inert storage facility; an addition to an operations building, a salvage yard office, a safe haven parking lot, and an above ground petroleum, oils and lubricants dispensing facility. Work will be performed at the McGregor Range, N.M., and is expected to be completed by March 25, 2000. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There was an announcement on the World Wide Web and in Commerce Business Daily on July 31, 1998, and two bids were received. The contracting activity is the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Fort Worth, Texas (DACA63-98-C-0045).

Wolverine Supply Co. Inc.*, Wasilla, Alaska, is being awarded an $8,580,000 firm-fixed-price contract to convert eleven existing 8-plex buildings (on base housing) to 4-plexs. The project consists of the demolition and removal of the existing 8-plex interiors and exterior envelopes down to the frame, and construction of new interiors, exteriors, and garages. Work will be performed at Ft. Richardson, Alaska, and is expected to be completed by Sept. 15, 2000. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were 96 bids solicited on Aug. 18, 1998, and seven bids were received. The contracting activity is the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Anchorage, Alaska (DACA85-98-C-0033).

United Technologies Corp., Sikorsky Aircraft Division, Stratford, Conn., is being awarded a $6,533,000 delivery order amount as part of a firm-fixed-price, indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract for 1,000 spindle assemblies applicable to the UH-60 Black Hawk aircraft. Work will be performed in Stratford, Conn., and is expected to be completed by

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June 30, 2001. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This is a sole source contract initiated on Aug. 30, 1995. The contracting activity is the U.S. Army Aviation & Missile Command, St. Louis, Mo. (DAAJ09-95-D-0060).

Allied Signal Inc., Military Customer Support, Tempe, Ariz., is being awarded a delivery order amount of $2,239,500, as part of an $11,842,000 firm-fixed-price, five-year indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract for 500 anti-icing valve assemblies. Work will be performed in Tempe, Ariz., and is expected to be completed by April 30, 2004. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were three bids solicited on Sept. 18, 1998, and two bids were received. The contracting activity is the U.S. Army Aviation & Missile Command, Redstone Arsenal, Ala. (DAAH23-98-D-0138).

Primex Technologies Inc., St. Petersburg, Fla., is being awarded a $20,349,056 modification to a firm-fixed-price contract for 6,400 each 120 mm armor piercing, fin stabilized, discarding sabot-tracer cartridges. Work will be performed in Red Lion, Pa. (63.44%); and St. Petersburg, Fla. (36.56%), and is expected to be completed by Dec. 31, 1999. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This is a sole source contract initiated on May 26, 1994. The contracting activity is the U.S. Army Tank-automotive & Armaments Command, Picatinny Arsenal, N.J. (DAAE30-95-C-0086).

NAVY

McDonnell Douglas Aircraft, a wholly owned subsidiary of the Boeing Co., St. Louis, Mo., is being awarded a $42,996,196 ceiling-priced, cost-plus-fixed-fee, indefinite-quantity contract for the procurement of operational test program sets for the consolidated automated support system in support of the F/A-18E/F aircraft program. Work will be performed in St. Louis, Mo., and is expected to be completed by October 2003. Contract funds will not expire by the end of the current fiscal year. The contract was not competitively procured. The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, Lakehurst, N.J., is the contracting activity (N68335-98-D-0328).

SFA Frederick Manufacturing Div., Frederick, Md., is being awarded a $10,584,222 modification to previously awarded contract N00421-96-D-1239 to exercise an option to provide an estimated level of effort of 83,798 man-hours, supplies and services to design, develop, customize, manufacture, fabricate, test and evaluate, install, upgrade, equip, outfit and logistically support special purpose communication platforms. Work will be performed in Frederick, Md., and is expected to be completed in August 2001. 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.

Blinderman Construction Co., Deerfield, Ill., is being awarded a $8,771,000 firm-fixed-price contract for construction of a combat training pool. The construction of the swimming pool facility will include an eight foot to 12 foot deep pool and a 3.5 foot deep pool, 9.5 foot high

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diving platform, water chlorinating and filter equipment, two-story building, and all incidental work at Building 1425 at Naval Training Center, Great Lakes, Ill. Work will be performed in Great Lakes, Ill., and is expected to be completed by December 1999. Contract funds will not expire by the end of the current fiscal year. The contract was competitively procured with 20 proposals solicited and five offers received. The Engineering Field Activity Midwest, Naval Facilities Engineering Command, Great Lakes, Ill, is the contracting activity (N62467-97-C-0783).

General Electric Aircraft Engines, Lynn, Mass., is being awarded a $6,261,111 modification to previously awarded contract N00019-97-C-0114 to procure F414-GE-400 upgraded extended service hardware to support operational evaluation testing and two upgraded full authority digital electronic contracts under low rate initial production (LRIP) II. Work will be performed in Lynn, Mass. (60%), Evendale, Ohio (22%), Rutland, Vt. (5%), Albuquerque, N.M. (4%), Madisonville, Ky. (4%), Hooksett, N.H. (3%), and Wilmington, N.C. (2%), and is expected to be completed in December 2000. 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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