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No: 406-01
September 05, 2001

AIR FORCE

SEAVIN, Fairfax, Va., is being awarded a $198,000,027 cost-plus-award-fee contract to provide for personnel support services for most aspects of daily living in the Arab Republic of Egypt for personnel support services-supported personnel. These services include housing, offices, furnishings, appliances, utility services, information technology services, vehicles, driver services, medical care, convenience store, dining facilities, fire protection services, a variety of recreational facilities and security services for all U.S. military, Department of Defense civilians, contractors and their dependents. At this time, $15,000,000 of the funds has been obligated. This work is to be completed October 2011. Twenty-three firms registered as interested parties on the Pre-Award Information Exchange System website (posted January 2001), and five firms submitted proposals. Negotiations were completed August 2001. This effort supports foreign military sales to Egypt, and work will be performed at various locations in the Arab Republic of Egypt. The Air Force Aeronautical Systems Center, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity.

Bionetics Corp., Newport News, Va., is being awarded a $35,331,061 cost-plus-award-fee and cost-reimbursable/no-fee contract to provide technical services for the continued operation of the Air Force Primary Standards Laboratory, located in Heath, Ohio, and the development of calibration technical orders for the Air Force Metrology Calibration Program. At this time, $216,935 of the funds has been obligated. This work is to be completed September 2004. Solicitation was posted via the World Wide Web in March 2001, and four firms submitted proposals. Negotiations were completed August 2001. This effort supports foreign military sales to Bahrain, Belgium, Bangladesh, Brazil, Denmark, Egypt, Greece, Hungary, Indonesia, Jordan, Korea, NATO, Morocco, Mexico, Netherlands, Norway, New Zealand, Portugal, Singapore, Saudi Arabia, Thailand, Turkey, Tunisia, Taiwan and Venezuela. Headquarters Warner Robins Air Logistics Center, Robins Air Force Base, Ga., is the contracting activity (F09650-01-C-0267).

ARMY

Camel Manufacturing Co.*, Pioneer, Tenn., is being awarded a $388,886 delivery order amount as part of a $10,000,000 (base year total) indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, firm-fixed-price contract, with a cumulative total of $85,000,000 if all options are exercised, for the Lightweight Maintenance Enclosure (LME). The LME will be capable of complexing two or more units without the need for additional soldiers for striking or erecting and will be capable of interfacing with the Army's current environmental control units, lighting system and standard camouflage screening system. This production contract will also provide spare and repair parts necessary to support and maintain the fielded LMEs, with options to supply LMEs to meet the remainder of the Army and Marine Corps fielding requirements. Work will be performed in Jamestown, Tenn., and completion is expected by Sept. 4, 2010. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There was an announcement on the World Wide Web on Feb. 16, 2001, and two bids were received. The U.S. Army Robert Morris Acquisition Center, Natick, Mass., is the contracting activity (DAAD16-01-D-0013).

The University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg, Miss., is being awarded a $20,000 increment as part of a $6,516,319 cost-reimbursement/completion contract with a cumulative total of $33,247,296. The purpose of this research effort is to adapt polymer, composite, and nanocomposite materials technologies to meet unique needs of space, air and missile defense programs and adapt polymer-dispersed crystals formed under holographic conditions to enhance adaptive optics, tunable diffractive optics and laser hardening. Work will be performed in Hattiesburg, Miss., and completion is expected by March 4, 2003. Of the total contract funds, $20,000 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There was an announcement on the World Wide Web on Aug. 26, 1999, and two bids were received. The U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command, Huntsville, Ala., is the contracting activity (DASG60-01-C-0021).

EarthWatch Inc., Longmont, Colo., was awarded on Sept. 4, 2001, a $2,000,000 increment of an $11,000,000 modification to firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract NMA301-99-D-0003 with a cumulative total of $13,453,500. The project is for global prioritization access to EarthWatch's QuickBird II imaging satellite and two successive years of minimum guaranteed imagery purchases. Work will be performed in Longmont, Colo., and completion is expected by March 31, 2005. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were three bids solicited on July 16, 2001, and one bid was received. The National Imagery and Mapping Agency, Bethesda, Md., is the contracting activity.

Manson Construction Co., Seattle, Wash., is being awarded a $1,000,000 increment as part of a $9,121,875 firm-fixed-price contract for dredging of the Cape Henry Channel and York Spit Channel. The contractor will place the dredged material from the Cape Henry Channel in the government furnished Dam Neck Dredged Material Management Area and the dredged material from York Spit Channel in the government-furnished Wolf Trap Dredged Material Management Area. Work will be performed at Cape Henry, Virginia Beach, Va., and completion is expected by Oct. 30, 2002. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were 90 bids solicited on July 13, 2001, and four bids were received. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Norfolk, Va., is the contracting activity (DACA65-01-C-0053).

ECI Construction Inc., Shawnee Mission, Kan., was awarded on Aug. 31, 2001, a $7,965,953 construction contract for building Squadron Operations Maintenance Unit #4. The new facility includes briefing rooms, classrooms, administrative offices, common areas, maintenance areas, storage areas, a locker room, kitchenettes, an emergency generator and operation areas. Work will be performed at Fort Riley, Kansas, and completion is expected by Feb. 17, 2004. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were 540 bids solicited on July 27, 2001, and four bids were received. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Kansas City, Mo., is the contracting activity (DACA41-01-C-0004).

CIVIL WORKS - NON MILITARY

Midwest Foundation Corp. and Massman Construction Co., a joint venture, Tremont, Ill., were awarded on Aug. 30, 2001, a $300,000 increment as part of a $32,927,000 firm-fixed-price contract to demolish and rebuild the dam lockwall. Work will be performed in Clarksville, Mo., and completion is expected by Dec. 31, 2004. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There was an announcement in the Commerce Business Daily on Feb. 20, 2001, and one bid was received. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Louis, Mo., is the contracting activity (DACW43-01-C-0425).

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