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No: 192-99
April 23, 1999

DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY

Sysco Food Services Jacksonville, Jacksonville, Fla., is being awarded a $11,655,343 firm-fixed price indefinite-quantity contract for subsistence under the Prime Vendor program. One hundred twenty-two proposals were solicited, and six were received. Work is expected to be completed by April 22, 2000. The Defense Supply Center Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pa., is the contracting activity (SP0300-99-D-2967).

DEFENSE INFORMATION SYSTEMS AGENCY

MCI WORLDCOM was awarded on April 22, 1999, a $5,478,832 firm-fixed-price with economic price adjustment contract. The leased commercial communication service from Ft. Belvoir, Va., to Molesworth, United Kingdom, provided under this contract is for an ATM Backbone Trunk supporting user connectivity at camp/post stations worldwide. The contract is being awarded on a competitive basis. The contracting activity is the Defense Information Technology Contracting Organization, Scott Air Force Base, Ill. (Telecommunications Service Request - RM24MAR990045).

MCIWORLDCOM was awarded on April 22, 1999, a $7,478,060 firm-fixed-price with economic price adjustment contract. The leased commercial communication service from the Pentagon to Patch Barracks, Germany, provided under this contract is for an ATM Backbone Trunk supporting user connectivity at camp/post stations worldwide. The contract is being awarded on a competitive basis. The contracting activity is the Defense Information Technology Contracting Organization, Scott Air Force Base, Ill. (Telecommunications Service Request- RM24MAR990046).

ARMY

SAFT America Inc., Valdese, N.C., is being awarded an $8,459,770 firm-fixed-price contract for 372,000 various high-performance lithium batteries for various systems. Work will be performed in Valdese, N.C., and is expected to be completed by Sept. 10, 2000. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This is a sole source contract initiated

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on March 22, 1999. The U.S. Army Communications & Electronics Command, Ft. Monmouth, N.J., is the contracting activity (DAAB07-99-C-A258).

Sikorsky Aircraft Corp., Stratford, Conn., is being awarded a $2,950,000 modification (partial definitization of a $5,000,000 letter contract) to firm-fixed-price contract DAAJ09-96-C-0041. This contract is for the purchase of two shipsets of components required to convert Black Hawk helicopters from the standard UH-60A configuration to the UH-60Q Medical Evacuation hardware configuration. Work will be performed in Stratford, Conn., and is expected to be completed by Oct. 31, 2000. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This is a sole source contract initiated on March 12, 1999. The U.S. Army Aviation & Missile Command, Redstone Arsenal, Ala., is the contracting activity (DAAJ09-96-C-0041).

CIVIL WORKS - NON MILITARY

Norfolk Dredging Co., Chesapeake, Va., is being awarded a $4,300,000 increment as part of a $37,984,735 firm-fixed-price contract for dredging Charleston Harbor lower reaches of approximately 1,498,500 cubic yards of unclassified maintenance material and 9,555,000 cubic yards of unclassified new-work material, both to be placed in an EPA-approved ocean disposal site. Work will be performed in Charleston, S.C., and is expected to be completed by May 25, 2001. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were 31 bids solicited on March 16, 1999, and three bids were received. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Charleston, S.C., is the contracting activity (DACW60-99-C-0005).

NAVY

The Boeing Co., Military Aircraft and Missiles, St. Louis, Mo., is being awarded a $91,267,579 firm-fixed-price, cost-reimbursable, estimated value contract to provide service and supply contractor logistics support for the T-45 training system for FY 00. Work will be performed in Kingsville, Texas (65%), and Meridian, Miss. (35%), and is expected to be completed by September 2000. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured with 12 proposals solicited and two offers received. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity (N00019-99-C-1047).

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