Harris Corp. Government Communications Systems Division, Melbourne, Fla., is being awarded a $111,298,000 firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to fulfill the Navy's AN/WSC-6(V)X (C/X) multi-band terminal system requirements for the Arleigh Burke DDG-51 class destroyers. This system is a shipboard satellite communications super high frequency (SHF) antenna operating in the X-band and C-band frequencies to increase SHF communication capability by integrating X-band and C-band dual antenna terminals and provide SHF communications to smaller, non-flag capable combatants in both the military and commercial satellite communications frequencies. Work will be performed in Melbourne, Fla. (60%); Concord, Mass. (10%); and in the United Kingdom (30%) and is expected to be completed by December 2000. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured through the Commerce Business Daily and on the Space & Naval Warfare Systems Command Web page with five offers received. The Space & Naval Warfare Systems Command, San Diego, Calif., is the contracting activity (N00039-00-D-3210).
Lockheed Martin Corp., Federal Systems Owego Company, Owego, N.Y., is being awarded a ceiling price $37,200,000 cost-plus-incentive-fee contract for the upgrade of two SH-60B aircraft to the SH-60R configuration. Work will be performed in Owego, N.Y., and is expected to be completed by February 2002. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity (N00019-00-C-0249).
Northrop Grumman Corp., Bethpage, New York, is being awarded a $14,535,761 modification to previously awarded N00019-00-C-0268 contract to exercise an option for the upgrade of 6 EA-6B Block 82 aircraft to the Block 89A configuration and 4 EA-6B Block 89 aircraft to the Block 89A configuration. In addition, this option provides for the concurrent scheduled depot level maintenance of the two of the reconfigured EA-6B Block 82 aircraft. Work will be performed in St. Augustine, Fla. (40%); Bethpage, N.Y. (33%); and Melbourne, Fla. (27%), and is expected to be completed by July 2001. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity.
DEFENSE INFORMATION SYSTEMS AGENCY
Data Systems Analysts, Inc. Fairfax, VA, a small business, is being awarded today a cost-plus-award-fee contract to provide Defense Messaging System Transition Hub Software and Systems Engineering, and AUTODIN Transition Support. Based on the anticipated funded portion of effort, the estimated life cycle cost of the contract is $42,898,890 for a base year plus four option years, with $7,114,907 obligated concurrently on the base year contract award. If resources become available for the unfunded portion ($10,926,208), life cycle cost may increase in total to $53,825,098. Other than full and open competition was the basis for award. Statutory authority is contained in 10 U.S.C. 2304 (c)(1). There is only one source, and no other supplies or services will satisfy agency requirements. The Defense Information Technology Contracting Organization-National Capital Region, Arlington, Virginia is the contracting activity (DCA100-00-C-4010).
Bear Brothers, Inc., Montgomery, Ala., is being awarded a $5,636,5000 firm-fixed-price-contract to provide for renovation of Building 1403, Maxwell AFB, Ala. This effort includes mechanical, electrical, and architectural upgrade of the two-story building including offices, flight rooms, lobby, bathrooms, stairs, elevators, fire safety equipment, and the air conditioning/heating system. There were 117 firms solicited and 13 proposals received. Expected contract completion date is July 31, 2001. Solicitation issue date was Dec. 15, 1999. Negotiation completion date was Feb. 22, 2000. The 42d Contracting Squadron, Maxwell AFB, Ala., is the contracting activity (F01600-00-C-0004).
General Dynamics Land Systems Inc., Sterling Heights, Mich., is being awarded a $4,306,892 increment as part of a $41,618,306 cost-contract for 70 sets of long lead material for the eventual production of 70 Abrams M1A2 Upgrade Tanks System Enhancement Packages (SEH). Work will be performed in Lima, Ohio (80%); Tallahassee, Fla. (11%); Anniston, Ala. (4%); Scranton, Pa. (3%); Imperial Valley, Calif. (1%), and Muskegon, Mich. (1%), and is expected to be completed by Jan. 31, 2002. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This is a sole source contract initiated on Jan. 7, 2000. The U.S. Army Tank-Automotive & Armaments Command, Warren, Mich., is the contracting activity (DAAE07-00-C-N044).
TFE Technology Holdings LLC, Bountiful, Utah, is being awarded a $1,600,000 increment as part of a $55,716,083 cost-plus-award-fee contract for automated data processing equipment and scientific equipment maintenance and support services. Work will be performed at Redstone Arsenal, Ala., and is expected to be completed by Jan. 31, 2009. Of the total contract funds, $1,565,626 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were 92 bids solicited on May 28, 1999, and two bids were received. The U.S. Army Aviation & Missile Command, Redstone Arsenal, Ala., is the contracting activity (DAAH03-00-C-0500).
CIVIL WORKS - NON MILITARY
Ortiz Enterprises Inc*., Irvine, Calif., is being awarded a $1,000,000 increment as part of a $20,299,504 firm-fixed-price contract for Los Angeles River improvements (Union Pacific Railroad to Rosecrans Blvd.) and Rio Hondo Channel Improvements (Firestone Blvd. to Los Angeles River). Work will be performed in Southgate, Calif. (75%), and Paramount, Calif. (25%), and is expected to be completed by Sept. 30, 2001. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There was an announcement in the Commerce Business Daily on Dec. 17, 1999, and seven bids were received. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Los Angeles, Calif., is the contracting activity (DACW09-00-C-0003).
* Small Business