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No: 006-99
January 08, 1999

ARMY

Oshkosh Truck Corp., Oshkosh, Wis., is being awarded an $8,086,669 firm-fixed-price contract for 192 diesel engines with containers for the Heavy Equipment Transport System. Work will be performed in Detroit, Mich. (51%); Oshkosh, Wis. (41%), and Springfield, Ohio (8%), and is expected to be completed by Oct. 1, 1999. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were 17 bids solicited on April 6, 1998, and one bid was received. The contracting activity is the U.S. Army Tank-Automotive & Armaments Command, Warren, Mich. (DAAE07-99-C-T026).

Colsa Corporation, Huntsville, Ala., is being awarded a $2,938.200 increment as part of a $18,520,737 cumulative total cost-plus-award fee contract to provide facility support, operation, and engineering support of the Advance Research Center Testbed (ARC) which is opened by U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command, (USASMDC), Space and Missile Defense Battle Lab. The ARC began as a research facility with heavy emphasis on conducting on conducting Research, Development, Test and Engineering (RDT&E). The Operation and Maintenance of the facility has increased to respond to demands for more sophisticated technology, more advanced software applications, and expanding network capabilities and services. The ARC is a research facility that allows ARC customers the capability to examine their requirements (1) by serving as a focal point for government agencies and contractors conducting research, development, integration and test, verification and validation, analysis and operational concept studies; (2) supporting experimentation, exercises, and evaluation of advanced distributed software technologies, advance realtime algorithm technologies, and advance competing hardware/software and; (3) providing the resources to develop, evaluate, and demonstrate advanced space and missile defense and Warfighter concepts. Work will performed in Huntsville, Ala., and is expected to be completed by Feb 15, 2002. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were 50 bids solicited on Aug 21, 1998 and 3 bids received. The contracting activity is the U.S. Army Space and Strategic Defense Command, Huntsville, Ala (DASG60-98-C-0047).

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AIR FORCE

GTE Government Systems Corp., Mountain View, Calif., is being awarded a $9,000,000 firm-fixed-price contract to provide for software required to field the Theater Battle Management Core Systems. Expected contract completion date is Dec. 01, 2000. Solicitation issue date was Oct. 30, 1998. Negotiation completion date was Nov. 18, 1998. Electronic Systems Center, Hanscom AFB, Mass., is the contracting activity (F19628-99-D-0002).

DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY

TNT Logistics, Linthicum, Md., is being awarded a $60,000,000 indefinite-quantity contract for supplying bench stock material as well as performing supply chain management under the Industrial Prime Vendor program. Ten proposals were solicited and nine were received. Work is expected to be completed by January 8, 2001. Funds will not expire at the end of the fiscal year. The Defense Supply Center Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pa., is the contracting activity (SP0500-98-D-AP04).

NAVY

Newport News Shipbuilding, Newport News, Va., is receiving a $59,648,094 cost-plus-award-fee option to provide support for the Navy's insertion technology initiative under the CVN 77 aircraft carrier program. With this option exercise, the total value of the contract is $106,035,149. The contract has two remaining options which, if exercised, will bring the total cumulative value of the entire contract to $190,430,694. Work will be performed in Newport News, Va., and is expected to be completed by Dec. 2001. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Arlington, Va., is the contracting activity (N00024-98-C-2104).

Sikorsky Aircraft Corp., Stratford, Conn., is being awarded an $11,000,000 cost-plus-fixed-fee letter contract to provide for CH-60S airborne mine counter measures towing demonstration. Work will be performed in Stratford, Conn., and is expected to be completed by Jan. 2000. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured. The Naval Surface Warfare Center, Dahlgren Div., Coast Systems Station, Panama City. Fla., is the contracting activity (N61331-99-D-0005).

Frequency Engineering Laboratories, Corp., Farmingdale, N.J., is receiving a $7,147,780 modification to previously awarded contract N00024-98-C-4034 exercising two options to provide for 75 metal/glass shredders, eight small pulpers, and 34 large pulpers, and related installation and checkout spares, onboard spares and auxiliary components for surface ships. Work will be performed in Farmingdale, N.J., (64.9%), and various other locations in the U.S. (35.1%), and is expected to be completed by April 2000. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Arlington, Va., is the contracting activity.

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Northrop Grumman Corp., Northrop Grumman Norden Systems, Melville, N.Y., is being awarded a $6,160,000 modification to previously awarded contract N00019-97-C-0073 to provide an increment of funds for the development of the generic acoustic stimulation system for Navy aircraft platform trainers in support of anti-submarine warfare missions. Work will be performed in Long Island, N.Y., and is expected to be completed by Sept. 1999. 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.

McDonnell Douglas Corp., St. Louis, Mo., is being awarded a $5,458,708 modification to previously awarded contract N00019-98-C-0083 to provide sustaining support services related to airframe engineering changes for the AV-8B Harrier II Plus program for the U.S. Marine Corps. Work will be performed in St. Louis, Mo., and is expected to be completed by Dec. 1999. 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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