GTE Government Systems, Taunton, Mass., is being awarded a $77,198,000 firm-fixed-price contract for tactical data network/digital technical control. The tactical data network will augment the existing Marine air-ground task force (MAGTF) communication infrastructure to provide the commander an integrated data network, forming the communications backbone for MAGTF tactical data systems and defense message system. Work will be performed in Taunton, Mass., and is expected to be completed by Jan. 2002. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured with 103 proposals solicited and three offers received. The Marine Corps Systems Command, Quantico, Va., is the contracting activity (M67854-99-C-2059).
DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY
Abbott Church Goods, Inc.*, Cherry Hill, N.J., is being awarded a maximum $15,000,000 firm-fixed-price indefinite-quantity contract for various Christian ecclesiastical items. Thirty-four proposals were solicited and 10 were received. Work is expected to be completed by Jan. 12, 2000. Funds will not expire at the end of the fiscal year. The Defense Supply Center Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pa., is the contracting activity (SP0100-99-D-0314).
Seagoing Uniform*, Marshville, N.C., is being awarded a $18,070,607 firm-fixed-price indefinite-quantity contract for Navy utility uniforms to include: men's and women's shirts, utility trousers, and utility slacks. Forty proposals were solicited and five were received. Work will be performed in Wadesboro, N.C., and Robersonville, N.C., and is expected to be completed by May 2000. Funds will not expire at the end of the fiscal year. The Defense Supply Center Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pa., is the contracting activity (SPO100-99-D-0315).
DEFENSE INFORMATION SYSTEMS AGENCY
MCI WORLDCOM, McLean, Va. is being awarded a $12,584,528 change order contract which requires four T-1s from a location in the continental United States (CONUS) to a location in Southwest Asia (SWA) in lieu of two leased commercial communication services between two locations in CONUS and SWA previously established. Based on the change order, the total
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contract value is increased from $15,040,253 (awarded Oct. 16, 1998) to $27,624,781. Initial obligation will be $5,620,055. The Defense Information Technology Contracting Organization, Scott Air Force Base, Ill., is the contracting activity (DCA 200-96-H-0044).
CIVIL WORKS - NON MILITARY
Pierce Foundations Inc., New Orleans, La., is being awarded a $1,176,000 increment as part of an $8,795,287 firm-fixed-price contract for High Level Plan Hurricane Protection. Work will be performed at Lake Pontchartrain and vicinity; fronting protection at Pump Station No. 6, Orleans Parish; and Jefferson Parish, 17th St. Outfall Canal (Metairie Relief), and is expected to be completed by Dec. 12, 2000. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were 49 bids solicited on Sept. 3, 1998, and five bids were received. The contracting activity is the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New Orleans, La. (DACW29-99-C-0018).
* Small Business