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No: 312-01
July 13, 2001



Tidewater Construction Corp., Virginia Beach, Va., is being awarded an $18,844,815 firm-fixed-price construction contract for construction of a double-leaf bridge over the Atlantic Intercoastal Waterway. The project includes the construction of the bascule bridge, construction of a bridge operator's house, demolition of existing buildings and other designated items in the construction area, asbestos material removal and disposal, construction of bridge approach embankments, providing utility connections, providing temporary and permanent signage, providing erosion and sediment control, removal and disposal of petroleum contaminated soil and groundwater and other specified work. Work will be performed in Great Bridge, Chesapeake, Va., and completion is expected by Aug. 30, 2004. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were 95 bids solicited on Oct. 19, 2000, and five bids were received. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Norfolk, Va., is the contracting activity (DACW65-01-C-0035).


Lockheed Martin Corp., Fort Worth, Texas, is being awarded a $6,747,000 (not-to-exceed) firm-fixed-price contract modification to provide for Electronic Warfare Displays in support of the F-16D aircraft. This effort supports foreign military sales to Israel. At this time, $2,698,800 (FMS funds) have been obligated. This work is expected to be completed April 2004. Negotiations were completed June 2002. The Aeronautical Systems Center, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (F333657-99-C-2048-P00012).

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