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No: 268-01
June 14, 2001

NAVY

Newport News Shipbuilding, Newport News, Va., is being awarded a $1,522,317,060 modification to previously awarded cost-plus-incentive-fee contract (N00024-98-C-2107) for accomplishment of the fiscal year 2001 refueling and complex overhaul of USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69). Work will be performed in Newport News, Va., and is expected to be completed by April 2004. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Arlington Va., is the contracting activity.

The DD 21 Alliance, comprised of Bath Iron Works Corp. (BIW), Bath, Maine and Ingalls Shipbuilding, Pascagoula, Miss., is being awarded a not-to-exceed $124,347,548 firm-fixed-price advance agreement modification for the extension of the DD 21 Phase II period of performance. Work will be performed by the "Blue Team" (42%) led by Bath Iron Works, Bath, Maine, with Lockheed Martin Government Electronic Systems, Moorestown, N.J.; the "Gold Team" (42%) led by Ingalls Shipbuilding, Pascagoula, Miss., with Raytheon Systems Co., Falls Church, Va; and United Defense, Limited Partnership (UDLP), Minneapolis, Minn. (16%). Work is expected to be completed by September 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. (N00024-98-9-2300, modification 0037).

RR & VO LLC, Rockville, Md., is being awarded a $50,913,041 firm-fixed-price contract with reimbursables for the charter of a contractor-owned containership for the Air Force Prepositioning Program. The ship covered under this contract is the contractor-owned and operated MV Therese Delmas, which will be re-named at a later date. The ship will support the propositioning requirements of the Department of Defense by transporting U.S. Air Force ammunition. This ship will be re-flagged to the U.S. flag prior to delivery with any repairs or modifications to be done in the United States. The vessel will be retained in a full operating status with a crew of 20 aboard. Work will be performed in the waters around Diego Garcia, and is expected to be completed by November 2005. Contract funds will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured with 45 proposals solicited and 12 offers received. The U.S. Navy's Military Sealift Command, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity (N00033-01-C-9007).

Raytheon Co., Raytheon Missile Systems, Tucson, Ariz., is being awarded a $9,608,103 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for the development and demonstration of a Cruise Missile Real Time Re-Targeting (CMRTR) Laser Detection and Ranging (LADAR) seeker to support the Tactical Tomahawk submunition variant. Work will be performed in Tucson, Ariz. (95%) and Goleta, Calif. (5%), and is expected to be completed in March 2005. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured by electronic solicitation, ten responses were received and five were requested to submit additional information. The Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division, China Lake, Calif., is the contracting activity (N68936-01-C-0059).

Correction: The contract modification awarded on June 7, 2001, to Engineering Technology Center, North Stonington, Conn., to procure an additional 110,500 man hours of engineering and technical support services for naval hull, mechanical and electrical machinery research and development, inadvertently stated the mod was for $32,817,094. The correct amount of the modification was $9,909,410.

AIR FORCE

Correction: On June 13, 2001, the Air Force announced the award of a contract in the amount of $45,000,000. This announcement stated that $50,000 had been obligated to each contractor. This is corrected to read $10,000 has been obligated to each contractor. In addition, the correct contract number awarded to Geo-Marine, Inc., is F41624-01-D-8556.

ARMY

DNE Technologies Inc., Wallingford, Conn., is being awarded a five year, firm-fixed-price requirements-type contract, with an estimated cumulative value of $25,000,000, for procurement for the AN/FCC-100(V)9 and (V)9X Time Division Multiplexers (TDMS), ancillary equipment, upgrade kits, spare parts and maintenance support. The AN/FCC-100(V)9 and (V)9X Time Division Multiplexers are commercial off-the-shelf electronic communication equipment. The AN/FCC-100(V)9/9X delivers the same high quality compressed voice and reliable data, but now supports centralized supervision of configurations and alarms. Work will be performed in Wallingford, Conn., and is expected to be completed by June 14, 2006. There were two bids solicited on April 10, 2001, and two bids were received. The U.S. Army Communications-Electronics Command, Fort Monmouth, N.J., is the contracting activity (DAAB07-01-D-A019).

Transatlantic Lines LLC*, Greenwich, Conn., was awarded on June 13, 2001, an indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract with an estimated cumulative value of $16,738,001 for dedicated ocean liner cargo service to U.S. military installations in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. An appropriation number and dollar value will be issued with each delivery order. Work will be performed in Jacksonville, Fla., and is expected to be completed by June 30, 2004. There was an announcement on the World Wide Web on Dec. 4, 2000, and seven bids were received. The Headquarters, Military Traffic & Management Command, Alexandria, Va., is the contracting activity (DAMT01-01-D-0160).

The University of Mississippi, University, Miss., is being awarded an $893,467 increment as part of a $6,322,930 modification to cost-reimbursement/completion contract DASG60-00-C-0061, to build on sensor technologies for detecting threats on the battlefield that are currently difficult to detect as well as threats that will incorporate stealth technologies in the future. Work will be performed in University, Miss., and is expected to be completed by June 15, 2002. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This is a sole source contract initiated on Aug. 26, 1999. The U.S. Army Space & Missile Command, Huntsville, Ala., is the contracting activity.

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