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No: 035-99
January 28, 1999

ARMY

HUMRRO, Alexandria, Va., is being awarded an indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract (appropriation number and dollar value will be issued with each delivery order) with a base year amount of $6,224,244 and a cumulative total of $33,825,601 if all options are exercised. The objective of this contract is to provide quick turnaround analytic support to the Army Research Institute. Work will be performed in Alexandria, Va. (60%), and at various Army training facilities located inside and outside of the continental United States (40%), and is expected to be completed by Jan. 27, 2003. There were 40 bids solicited on Aug. 21, 1998, and three bids were received. The contracting activity is the Defense Supply Service-Washington, Washington, D.C. (DASW01-99-D-0012).

Marconi Aerospace Systems Inc., CNI Division, Wayne, N.J., is being awarded a $3,939,138 increment as part of a not-to-exceed $5,252,210 modification to a firm-fixed-price contract for two main terminals and various spares in support of the Joint Tactical Information Distribution System (JTIDS), for Germany. This system is an integrated communication, navigation, identification (CNI) system that provides secure, jam-resistant communication data and voice for command and control navigation, relative position location and identification. Work will be performed in Wayne, N.J. (75%), and Cedar Rapids, Iowa (25%), and is expected to be completed by Dec. 30, 2000. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This is a sole source contract initiated on Oct. 5, 1998. The contracting activity is the U.S. Army Communications & Electronics Command, Ft. Monmouth, N.J. (F19628-97-C-0035).

NAVY

Newport News Shipbuilding, Newport News, Va., is being awarded a $33,119,299 modification to previously awarded contract N00024-98-C-2909 for work necessary to accomplish the defueling, inactivation, and preparation for tow of USS Narwhal (SSN 671). Work will be performed in Newport News, Va., and is expected to be completed by April 2000. The contract funds will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Arlington, Va, is the contracting activity.

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Undersea Sensor Systems, Inc., Columbia City, Ind., is being awarded a $10,012,455 split award of a firm-fixed-price contract for 10,947 AN/SSQ-62E sonobuoys and associated data. Sonobuoys are dropped from various airborne platforms and utilized for search and detection of submerged submarines. Work will be performed in Columbia, Ind., and is expected to be completed by March 2000. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured with two proposals solicited and two offers received. The Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane Div., Crane, Ind., is the contracting activity (N00164-99-C-0010).