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No: 114-99
March 19, 1999

AIR FORCE

Lockheed Martin Missiles and Space Company, King of Prussia, Pa., is being awarded a $36,300,000 face value increase to a fixed-price-with-economic-price-adjustment contract to provide for retrofit upgrades to the Crosslink Transponder Data Unit on six Global Positioning System Block IIR spacecraft. Expected contract completion date is January 2001. Space and Missile Systems Center, Los Angeles AFB, Calif., is the contracting activity (F04701-89-C-0073-P00182).

Teledyne Ryan Aeronautical Company, San Diego, Calif., is being awarded a $45,000,000 face value increase to a cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to provide for Phase III demonstration, evaluation and non-recurring engineering in support of Advanced Concept Technical Development of the Global Hawk High Altitude Endurance Unmanned Aerial Vehicle. Expected contract completion date is Jan. 31, 2000. Solicitation issue date was May 15, 1998. Negotiation completion date was Feb. 10, 1999. Aeronautical Systems Center, Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio, is the contracting activity (MDA972-945-3-0013).

ARMY

Allison Engine Co., Indianapolis, Ind., is being awarded an $8,827,710 firm-fixed-price, delivery order contract for 30 engines (250-C30R/3) and 18 engine containers (250-C30R/3) for the Kiowa Helicopter. Work will be performed in Indianapolis, Ind., 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 March 10, 1999. The U.S. Army Aviation & Missile Command, Redstone Arsenal, Ala., is the contracting activity (DAAJ09-97-D-0202).

Nichols Research Corp., Arlington, Va., is being awarded a $4,050,000 increment of a $9,560,398 (base year total) cost-plus-fixed-fee, multi-year contract, with an estimated cumulative total of $36,072,963, if all options are exercised. The project is for systems design, development and technical support services for the Joint Theater Air & Missile Defense Organization (JTAMDO). Work will be performed in Arlington, Va., and is expected to be completed by March 18, 2004. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were 75 bids solicited on Nov. 20, 1998, and five bids were received. The Defense

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Supply Service-Washington, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity (DASW01-99-C-0026).

United Defense Limited Partnership, Ground Systems Division, Santa Clara, Calif., is being awarded an $8,839,415 modification to a cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to exercise an option for 71,395 level-of-effort hours of engineering support services for the Bradley A3 Upgrade Program Engineering and Manufacturing Development contract. Work will be performed in San Jose, Calif., and is expected to be completed by Oct. 31, 1999. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This is a sole source contract initiated on May 15, 1997. The U.S. Army Tank-Automotive & Armaments Command, Warren, Mich., is the contracting activity (DAAE07-94-C-0456).

Olin Corp., Winchester Division, Lake City Army Ammunition Plant, Independence, Mo., is being awarded an $18,353,797 modification to a cost-plus-award-fee contract for the operation and maintenance of a government-owned/contractor-operated facility and production of small caliber ammunition, e.g., 5.56 mm, 7.62 mm, and caliber .50. Work will be performed at the Lake City Army Ammunition Plant, Independence, Mo., and is expected to be completed by Dec. 31, 1999. Of the total contract funds, $1,490 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This is a sole source contract initiated on Jan. 9, 1999. The U.S. Army Armament, Munitions & Chemical Command, Rock Island, Ill., is the contracting activity (DAAA09-91-Z-0009).

Lockheed Martin Federal Systems, Owego, N.Y., is being awarded a cost-plus-fixed-fee/time and materials/firm-fixed-price contract (appropriation number and dollar value will be issued with each delivery order) with a not-to-exceed base year of total of $9,000,000, and an estimated not-to-exceed cumulative total of $29,000,000. This effort shall provide engineering and logistics support services for upgrades, improvements, and repairs along with associated testing of the following Communication High Accuracy Location Subsystem (CHALS) products: Communication High Accuracy Airborne Location Subsystem (CHAALS), Communications High Accuracy Location Subsystem Exploitable (CHALS-X), Communications High Accuracy Location Subsystem Exploitable (Miniaturized) (CHALS-X(M)), CHAALS Remote Data Link (CHAALS RDL), and future CHALS hardware variations. Work will be performed at various locations inside and outside of the continental United States, and is expected to be completed by March 20, 2004. This is a sole source contract initiated on Dec. 16, 1998. The U.S. Army Communications & Electronics Command, Ft. Monmouth, N.J., is the contracting activity (DAAB07-99-D-L353).

General Dynamics Land Systems Inc., Sterling Heights, Mich., is being awarded a $9,964,125 modification to a firm-fixed-price contract for services and supplies required to build 45 vehicle material sets under the Abrams Integrated XXI Management Program. Work will be performed at the Lima Army Tank Plant, Lima, Ohio (77%); Scranton, Pa. (20%); and Muskegon, Mich. (3%), and is expected to be completed by Nov. 30, 2000. Of the total contract funds, $9,964,125 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This is a sole source contract initiated on July 23, 1998. The U.S. Army Tank-Automotive & Armaments Command, Warren, Mich., is the contracting activity (DAAE07-98-C-N008).

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Centennial Contractors Enterprises Inc., Vienna, Va., is being awarded $700,000 as part of a $50,000,000 firm-fixed-price, indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract for post-wide, job-order construction. This is a task-order contract used to acquire real property maintenance/repair or minor construction. Work will be performed at Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md., and is expected to be completed by March 18, 2004. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were 122 bids solicited on May 11, 1998, and 16 bids were received. The U.S. Army Test & Evaluation Command, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md., is the contracting activity (DAAD05-99-D-7017).

United Defense Limited Partnership, Ground Systems Division, Santa Clara, Calif., is being awarded a $5,624,932 modification to a cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for 18,188 hours of engineering systems technical support for Bradley Fighting Vehicles for the country of Denmark. Work will be performed in Santa Clara, Calif., 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 Oct. 31, 1994. The U.S. Army Tank-Automotive & Armaments Command, Warren, Mich., is the contracting activity (DAAE07-95-C-X030).

United Defense Limited Partnership, Ground Systems Division-York, York, Pa., is being awarded a $102,308,226 firm-fixed-price contract for HERCULES hardware kits for the Egyptian co-production of 50 HERCULES (M88A2) vehicles. Work will be performed in York, Pa., and is expected to be completed by Aug. 31, 2001. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This is a sole source contract initiated on Dec. 18, 1997. The U.S. Army Tank-Automotive & Armaments Command, Warren, Mich., is the contracting activity (DAAE07-99-C-0001).

CIVIL WORKS - NON MILITARY

Sean Stuyvesant LLC, Belle Chasse, La., is being awarded a $3,000,000 increment as part of a $28,670,334 firm-fixed-price contract for dredging Houston-Galveston Navigation Channels (45 ft.), jetty and entrance channels. The project consists of dredging approximately 7.3 million cubic yards of "new work" material, within the limits of the existing channel from Bolivar Road near Bolivar Peninsula to deepen the existing channel from 47 to 49 feet, plus allowable overdepth. Dredge material will be placed in an offshore placement area. Work will be performed in Galveston, Texas, and is expected to be completed by May 31, 2000. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were 33 bids solicited on Jan. 25, 1999, and two bids were received. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Galveston, Texas, is the contracting activity (DACW64-99-C-0017).

NAVY

Lockheed Martin, Government Electronic Systems, Moorestown, N.J., was awarded on March 18, 1999, a $12,430,000 modification (#P00030) to a previously awarded contract N00024-98-C-5197 to exercise an option for FY 99-05 Aegis combat system baseline upgrades and critical experiments. The contract covers development and integration of Aegis combat

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system baseline computer program hardware and software upgrades for Aegis destroyers DDG 91 and following ships. Work will be performed in Moorestown, N.J., and is expected to be completed by September 2007. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Arlington, Va., is the contracting activity.

Newport News Shipbuilding, Newport News, Va., is being awarded a $55,653,806 modification to previously awarded contract N00024-98-C-2104 that will include but is not limited to: advance planning, contract design, feasibility and tradeoff studies on new and modified shipboard systems and technologies; and documentation, engineering, detail design, procurement, fabrication, and shipyard work necessary to prepare and make ready for the construction of one Nimitz class aircraft carrier (CVN 77). With this modification the total value of the contract is $161,688,955. This contract contains options, which, if exercised, will bring the cumulative value of this contract to $246,084,500. Work will be performed in Newport News, Va., and is expected to be completed by December 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.

Newport News Shipbuilding, Newport News, Va., is being awarded a $47,850,000 modification to previously awarded contract N62793-94-G-0001 for USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) post shakedown availability to accomplish work that was deferred during construction. Work will be performed in Newport News, Va., and is expected to be completed by August 1999. Contract funds in the amount of $33,938,830 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. SUPSHIP, Newport News, Va., is the contracting activity.

Raytheon Co., Equipment Division Headquarters, Hager Pond Facility, Marlborough, Mass., is being awarded an $11,784,695 definite quantity order under an indefinite-delivery/ indefinite-quantity contract for 135 spare parts for the AN/USC-38 weapons system which support the Navy's extremely high frequency satellite program. The spares include traveling wave tubes, logic controller circuit card assemblies, and submarine antenna positioning groups. Work will be performed in Marlborough, Mass., and is excepted to be completed by December 2002. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured. The Naval Inventory Control Point, Mechanicsburg, Pa., is the contracting activity (N00039-97-D-0013).

The Ensign-Bickford Company, Simsbury, Conn., is being awarded a $8,611,725 firm-fixed-price, indefinite-quantity/indefinite-delivery contract to provide 100 first article test units of the antipersonnel obstacle breaching systems (APOBS). APOBS is a two-man, backpacked system that can breach footpaths through anti-personnel land mines and wire obstacles. This contract contains an option, which, if exercised, will bring the total cumulative value of the contract to $72,240,036. Work will be performed in Graham, Ky. (81%), and Simsbury, Conn. (19%), and is excepted to be completed by March 2005. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured with 32 proposals solicited and four offers received. The Marine Corps Systems Command, Quantico, Va., is the contracting activity (M67854-99-D-3023).

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Human Resources Research Organization, Alexandria, Va., is being awarded a $1,481,165 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for design and development of personnel selection and classification (SC) methodologies, databases, technologies, and computer systems. The objective of the contract is to optimize the military person/job match as demonstrated by cost benefits analyses. This contract contains options, which, if exercised, will bring the total cumulative value of the contract to $8,144,302. Work will be performed in Alexandria, Va. (60%); Millington, Tenn. (30%); and San Diego, Calif. (10%), and is expected to be completed by March 2004. Contract funds will be issued on individual task/delivery orders, which will determine expiration date of funds. This contract was competitively procured with 40 proposals solicited and two offers received. Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center San Diego, Calif., is the contracting activity (N66001-99-D-9500).