Science Applications International Corp. (SAIC), San Diego, Calif., is being awarded a $7,400,000,000 (program maximum) indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract with multiple pricing arrangements to provide for the Flexible Acquisition and Sustainment Tool (FAST) Program. FAST will provide for the sustainment of Air Force managed weapon systems, support systems, subsystems and components. This will include services, modifications and limited, contingency, and critical, spares and repair services. SAIC is the first of six companies to receive FAST contracts. Selection of the six contractors was announced on July 13, 2001. At this time, $609,000 of the funds has been obligated. This work is to be completed August 2006 with one two-year option. Firms were solicited via Warner Robins Air Logistic Center Business Opportunity Page in October 2000, and 10 proposals were received. Negotiations were completed June 2001. Contractors will perform their efforts at the Ogden Air Logistics Center, Hill Air Force Base, Utah; the Oklahoma Air Logistics Center, Tinker Air Force Base, Okla.; the Warner-Robins Air Logistics Center, Robins Air Force Base, Ga.; and various other locations. The Warner-Robins Air Logistics Center, Robins Air Force Base, Ga., is the contracting activity (F09603-01-D-0208).
Raytheon Co., Tucson, Ariz., is being awarded a $22,473,437 firm-fixed-price modification contract to provide 48 Advanced Medium Range Air to Air Missiles (AMRAAM) (Air Intercept Missile (AIM)-120C-5 missiles), 47 AMRAAM air vehicles (AAVs), one AMRAAM air vehicle instrumented, one AMRAAM instrumentation unit kit and one lot of spares for Israel; eight AIM-120C-5 AAVs for Thailand; and one lot of spares for Taiwan. This effort supports foreign military sales to Israel, Taiwan and Thailand. At this time, the total amount of funds has been obligated. This work is to be completed July 2003. The Air Armament Center, Eglin Air Force Base, Fla., is the contracting activity (F08635-01-C-0016, P00004).
Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Co., Fort Worth, Texas, is being awarded a $5,683,935 (estimated) firm-fixed-price, time and materials, cost-plus-fixed-fee and cost-no-fee contract to provide for F-16 Block 52 aircraft maintenance training and pilot academics and simulator training at Fort Worth, Texas. Additional aircraft maintenance training follows in Greece for the Hellenic Air Force (Peace Xenia III). This effort supports foreign military sales to Greece. At this time, the total amount of funds has been obligated. This work is to be completed May 2003. Air Education and Training Command, Randolph Air Force Base, Texas, is the contracting activity (F41689-00-G-0251-0011).
Northrop Grumman Corp., Electronic Sensors and Systems Division, Annapolis, Md., is being awarded a $10,000,000 modification to previously awarded cost type contract for the design and development of the Advanced SEAL Delivery System (ASDS). ASDS is a dry submersible mini-submarine for U.S. Navy SEAL teams. The system provides increased range, speed, capability-on-station and physiological comfort in delivering SEAL teams on extended operational missions. Work will be performed in Annapolis, Md., and 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, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity (N00024-94-C-6200).
Kvaas Construction Co. Inc., La Mesa, Calif., is being awarded Task Order 0001 at $5,745,136 under an indefinite-quantity multiple award construction contract for the Paint and Undercoat Facility at Marine Corps Logistics Base Yermo. The work provides for all architectural and engineering design to construct a 33,896-square foot steel frame building which will house all industrial operations involving the use of paints and undercoating compounds. Associated utilities, paving and site improvements will also be included. Work will be performed in Barstow, Calif., and is expected to be completed by March 2003. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The basic contract was competitively procured with 75 proposals solicited, 10 offers received and award made on January 30, 2001. The total contract amount is not to exceed $150,000,000, which includes the base period and four option years. The multiple contractors (five in number) may compete for task orders under the terms and conditions of the existing contract. Five proposals were received for this task order. The Naval Facilities Engineering Command, Southwest Division, San Diego, Calif., is the contracting activity (N68711-01-D-6224).
Delta Airlines Inc., Atlanta, Ga., is being awarded a $5,692,687 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for Command Aircraft Crew Training (CACT) for maintenance personnel on the C-40A aircraft. Work will be performed in Atlanta, Ga., and is expected to be completed in January 2006. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured through an electronic request for proposals, and two offers were received. The Naval Air Warfare Center Training Systems Division, Orlando, Fla., is the contracting activity (N61339-01-D-0008).
American National Red Cross, San Diego, Calif., is being awarded an $857,356 increment as part of a $9,450,000 cost-sharing (no fee), firm-fixed-price option for initial production of a hemostatic dressing. The cost for this program is $41,000,000; the cumulative total of the government's share of this contract if all options are exercised is $13,950,000. The contractor will develop a hemostatic dressing that can be used on internal and external wound sites and is capable of stopping severe, life-threatening bleeding, such as that seen from arterial or venous transection type injuries. The dressing must meet safety and efficacy requirements for Food and Drug Administration licensure for human use with trauma-type indications. Work will be performed in Rockville, Md. (40%); Victoria, Australia (30%); and Bern, Switzerland (30%), and completion is expected by Aug. 25, 2004. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were 12 bids solicited on April 6, 2001, and four bids were received. The U.S. Army Medical Research Acquisition Activity, Fort Detrick, Md., is the contracting activity (DAMD17-01-C-0051).
Chamberlain Manufacturing Corp., Scranton, Pa., is being awarded a $6,849,142 modification to firm-fixed-price contract DAAE30-99-C-1041 for 33,910 metal parts projectiles (M795). Work will be performed in Scranton, Pa., and completion is expected by Nov. 30, 2002. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were six bids solicited on July 14, 1999, and two bids were received. The U.S. Army Tank-Automotive & Armaments Command, Picatinny Arsenal, N.J., is the contracting activity.
Gulf Group Inc.*, Panama City, Fla., is being awarded a $5,839,878 firm-fixed-price contract for construction of a C-130 assault landing strip which is designed as permanent pavement and will be used for a training exerciser. The project also includes constructing runway lights, reconstructing taxiway lights, grading, revising the storage drain system and resurfacing a haul route. Work will be performed at Dobbins Air Reserve Base, Ga., and is expected to be completed by June 25, 2002. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were 72 bids solicited on June 14, 2001, and four bids were received. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Savannah, Ga., is the contracting activity (DACA21-01-C-0033).
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