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No: 196-01
May 03, 2001

ARMY

Rockwell Collins Inc., Cedar Rapids, Ind., is being awarded a $798,339 delivery order as part of firm-fixed-price, indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract DAAB0701-D-M010, with a potential value of $100,000,000 for worldwide commercial communications equipment, training, program and product support activities. Work will be performed in Egypt and is expected to be completed by April 30, 2006. This is a sole source contract solicited on Jan. 31, 2001. The contracting activity is the U.S. Army Communications-Electronics Command Acquisition Center, Fort Monmouth, New Jersey.

AM General Corporation, South Bend, Ind., is being awarded a $8,632,634 modification to cost-plus-fixed-fee contract DAAE07-01-C-S066 for fabrication, testing and engineering support of hybrid electric high-mobility multi-purpose wheeled vehicle prototypes. Work will be performed in Livonia, Mich. (64%), and in Huntsville, Ala. (36%), and will be completed by April 30, 2003. Of the total contract funds, $970,000 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This is a sole source contract initiated on May 3, 2001. The U.S. Army Tank-Automotive & Armaments Command, Warren, Mich., is the contracting activity.

CIVIL WORKS NON-MILITARY

Bencor/Petrifond (JV), Dallas, Texas, is being awarded a $29,800,000 firm-fixed-price contract for dam remediation. Work will be performed in Missisinewa Lake, Wabash, and Miami Counties, Peru, Ind., and is expected to be completed by May 30, 2004. There were 92 bids solicited on Feb. 23, 2001, and three were received. The U.S. Army Engineer District, Louisville District, is the contracting activity.

R& R Joint Venture, Minot, N.D., is being awarded a $8,876,00 modification to firm-fixed-price contract DACA05-01-C-0002 for complete design and construction of 60 family housing units and demolition of 60 existing units. Work will be performed at Minot Air Force Base, N.D., and is expected to be completed by May 9, 2003. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the fiscal year. There were 100 bids solicited on Dec. 28, 2000, and four bids were received. The U.S. Army Engineer District, Sacramento, Calif., is the contracting activity.

R & D Maintenance Services Inc., Hennessey, Okla., is being awarded a $5,046,968 increment as part of a $27,783,117 cost-plus-award-fee contract for operation and maintenance of government owned facilities and equipment on the black warrior and Tombigbee Waterway and Alabama River System. Work will be performed in the towns of Tuscaloosa (35%), Marengo (22%), Choctaw (10%), Wilcox (5%), Hale (10%), Lowndes (3%), Monroe (3%), Washington (2%), Green (7%) and Clarke (3%), Ala., and is expected to be completed by Aug. 31, 2005. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the fiscal year. There were 13 bids solicited on Jan. 19, 2001, and one bid was received. The U.S. Army Engineer District, Mobile District, Mobile, Ala., is the contracting activity.

AIR FORCE

Advanced Engineering & Sciences, Colorado Springs, Colo.; Georgia Technology Applied Research Corp., Atlanta, Ga.; Raytheon Electronic Systems, Tucson, Ariz.; and Textron Systems, Wilmington, Mass., are being awarded indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contracts in the amount of $4,500, 000 (maximum), $1,000,000 (maximum), $4,500,000 (maximum) and $13,000,000 (maximum), respectively. Each contract provides for research and development support in the area of aircraft directed energy laser applications. At this time, the following funds have been obligated to each contractor: $400,000 to Advanced Engineering & Sciences, $50,000 to Georgia Technology Applied Research Corp., $50,000 to Raytheon Electronic Systems, and $13,000,000 to Textron Systems. The solicitation was posted on the Electronic Posting System and Commerce Business Daily. Seven firms submitted proposals. The work is expected to be completed in May 2006. Solicitation began September 2000; negotiations were completed for all companies in April 2001, with the exception of Texton Systems which was awarded in March 2001. The work will be performed at the contractors' facilities listed above, with the exception of Advanced Engineering and Sciences, which will perform its effort in Albuquerque and Kirtland Air Force Base, N.M. Air Force Research Laboratory, Kirtland Air Force Base, N.M., is the contracting activity (F29601-01-D-0152, Advanced Engineering & Sciences; F29601-01-D-0052, Georgia Technology Applied Research Corp.; F29601-01-D-0153, Raytheon Electronic Systems; F29601-01-D-0040, Textron Systems).

NAVY

Todd Pacific Shipyards Corp., Seattle Division, Seattle, Wash., is being awarded a $7,915,090 cost-plus-award-fee contract option to accomplish repairs and alterations to USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72). Work will be performed in Bremerton, Wash., and is expected to be completed by October 2001. Contract funds will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Arlington, Va., is the contracting activity (N00024-99-C-8503).

GPC-Joint Venture, Irvine, Calif., is being awarded a $6,350,000 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, cost-plus-award-fee contract to provide technical services in support of the Navy's Emergency Ship Salvage & Material (ESSM) program. The purpose of this contract is to man and maintain Navy ESSM bases and complexes on a full-time basis, provide services and support for pollution control, spill response, salvage operations and underwater ship husbandry. The contract includes four option years, which if exercised, will bring the total estimated value of the contract to $32,300,000. Work will be performed in Williamsburg, Va. (50%); Port Hueneme, Calif. (25%); Fort Richardson, Alaska (10%); Pearl Harbor, Hawaii (10%); and Irvine, Calif. (5%), and is expected to be completed by May 2006. This contract was competitively procured and advertised via Commerce Business Daily and the Internet, with one offer received. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Arlington, Va., is the contracting activity (N00024-01-D-4018).

Raytheon Co., Arlington, Texas, is being awarded a $5,226,377 modification to a previously awarded cost-plus-award fee, firm-fixed-price contract (N61339-00-C-0002) to exercise an option for Lot III for the Comanche platform of the Aviation Combined Arms Tactical Trainer - Aviation Reconfigurable Manned Simulator (AVCATT-A) for the U.S. Army. AVCATT-A is a group of fully interactive, networked reconfigurable aviation manned simulators. The system will permit Army aviation units to conduct collective task training on a real-time, computerized battlefield in a combined arms scenario. Work will be performed in Arlington, Texas, and is expected to be completed by November 2002. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Air Warfare Center Training Systems Division, Orlando, Fla., is the contracting activity.

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