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No: 041-01
January 26, 2001

NAVY

Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS), Newport News, Va., is being awarded a $3,829,260,045 contract modification for advanced planning and procurement for CVN 77, the tenth aircraft carrier of the CVN 68 (Nimitz) Class. Under this modification, NNS will accomplish the detailed design and construction of the CVN 77 and Lockheed Martin Integrated Systems Inc. will execute the development, design, procurement, test and installation of the ship's new Integrated Warfare System. Work will be performed in Newport News, Va. (97%), and, Mount Laurel, N.J. (3%), and is expected to be completed by March 2008. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was a sole source negotiation. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Arlington, Va., is the contracting activity (N00024-98-C-2104).

Tecnico Corp.,* Chesapeake, Va., is being awarded a $46,713,781 indefinite-delivery/ indefinite-quantity, cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for material, personnel and tooling to support habitability installation and modifications on U. S. Naval Ships. Work will be performed in Norfolk, Va. (70%); San Diego, Calif. (23%); Mayport, Fla. (5%); Pearl Harbor, Hawaii (1%); and Yokosuka, Japan (1%), and is expected to be completed by January 2005. The contract was competitively procured under the Small Business 8(a) program and awarded under multiple-award procedures, with 27 proposals solicited and four offers received. Contract funds in the amount of $1,155,306 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Surface Warfare Center, Carderock Division, Philadelphia, Pa., is the contracting activity (N65540-01-D-0002).

Northrop Grumman Corp., Bethpage, N.Y., is being awarded a $20,997,000 firm-fixed-price contract for the fabrication and assembly of 23 Block 82-89a EA-6B Upgrade kits and 6 Block 89-89a EA-6B Upgrade kits. Work will be performed in Melbourne, Fla. (70%) and Bethpage, N.Y. (30%), and is expected 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 Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity (N00019-01-C-0031).

Bender Shipbuilding and Repair Company, Inc., Mobile, Ala., is being awarded an $8,980,325 firm-fixed-price contract for the Docking Selected Restricted Availability of USS Thomas S. Gates (CG 51). This contract contains options, which if exercised, would bring the total cumulative contract value to $10,984,665. Work will be performed in Mobile, Ala., and is expected to be completed by June 2001. Contract funds will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured, with three proposals solicited and two offers received. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Arlington, Va., is the contracting activity (N00024-92-H-8021).

DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY

Multi-Unit Chain Distribution Svcs, Inc.*, Mount Vernon, Wash., is being awarded a $17,572,500 modification to firm-fixed-price IQC-firm fixed price contract for prime vendor full line food distribution. Work is expected to be completed by Jan. 31, 2002. Funds will not expire at the end of the fiscal year. The Defense Supply Center Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pa., is the contracting activity (SP0300-01-D-2963).

Myers Container Company*, Emeryville, Calif., is being awarded a $7,500,000 fixed price with economic price adjustment indefinite quantity contract for prime vendor drums and cans. There were 104 proposals solicited and five received. Work will be performed at San Pablo, Calif.; Huntington Park, Calif.; Fenton, Mo.; Mason, Ohio; Medina, Ohio; Hayward, Calif.; Vernon, Calif.; Salt Lake City, Utah; and Portland, Ore. and is expected to be completed by Jan. 26, 2003. Funds will not expire at the end of the fiscal year. The Defense Supply Center Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pa., is the contracting activity (SP0500-01-D-BP04).

AIR FORCE

The Boeing Co., Long Beach, Calif., is being awarded a $12,075,643 modification to a cost-plus-award fee contract to provide for initial spares in support of the Block 12 changes to the C-17 aircraft fleet and production effort. The Block 12 changes will upgrade software, the Multi-Function Display System, and the Global Air Traffic Management (GATM) system. The work is expected to be completed by September 2002. At this time, $6,037,821 of the contract funds have been obligated. Aeronautical Systems Center, Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio, is the contracting activity (F33657-01/C-2002, P00003.

The Air Force is awarding firm-fixed-price contracts to the following four companies in the noted amounts: Raytheon Systems Co., El Segundo, Calif. ($8,627,207); Rockwell Collins, Inc., Cedar Rapids, Iowa ($6,770,864); Allen Osborne Associates, Inc., Westlake Village, Calif. ($2,192,778); and Alliant Integrated Defense Co., Hopkins, Minn. ($2,168,531). These contractors will provide research and development support for the Defense Advanced Global Positioning System (GPS) Receivers (DAGR) program. These efforts will clarify performance specifications for multiple future GPS ground receiver programs. The work is expected to be completed by March 2002. There were 40 firms solicited and six proposals received. Solicitation began in June 2000; negotiations were completed in September 2000. Space and Missile Systems Center, Los Angeles AFB, Calif. is the contracting activity. Contract numbers are as follows: Raytheon: F04701-01/C-0005; Rockwell: F04701-01/C-0004; Allen Osborne: F04701-01/C-0006; Alliant: F04701-01/C-0007.

* Small Business

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