Newport News Shipbuilding, Newport News, Va., is being awarded a $76,847,120 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for planning yard, design, configuration management and logistics support for SSN 688, SSN 21 and SSBN class operational submarines and design services for new construction SSN 21 class submarines. Work will be performed in Newport News, Va., and is expected to be completed by September 2002. Contract funds in the amount of $39,960,000 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity (N00024-02-C-2905).
McDonnell Douglas Corp., a wholly owned subsidiary of the Boeing Co., St. Louis, Mo., is being awarded a not-to-exceed $13,000,000 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for the Service Life Assessment Program for the F/A-18A/D aircraft. Work will be performed in St. Louis, Mo. (60%), and El Segundo, Calif. (40%), and is expected to be completed by December 2004. Contract funds in the amount of $4,500,000 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity (N00019-01-C-0223).
Lockheed Martin Corp., Naval Electronics and Surveillance Systems-Undersea Systems, Manassas, Va., is being awarded a $12,016,358 modification to previously awarded contract (N00024-01-C-6237) for two Submarine Multi-Mission Team Trainer (SMMTT) upgrade kits and associated software under the Acoustic Rapid Commercial Off-The-Shelf (COTS) Insertion (ARCI) Program. ARCI is a sonar system upgrade installed on SSN 688, 688I and SSBN 726 submarine platforms. SMMTT is the ARCI team trainer that simulates the ARCI shipboard environment. Work will be performed in Manassas, Va., and is expected to be completed by August 2003. 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.
National Industries for the Blind, Alexandria, Va., is being awarded a $21,654,474 firm-fixed-price contract to provide for telephone switchboard operations from April through September 2002 on a 24-hour, seven-day basis, 365 days a year at 12 locations. This action is a direct conversion in accordance with Office of Management and Budget Circular A-76. At this time, $1,854,156 of the funds has been obligated. This direct conversion was limited to the National Industries for the Blind, which is a qualified participant under the Javits-Wagner-O'Day Act. Solicitation began in March 2001; negotiations were completed November 2001. The contractor will perform this effort at the following locations: Andrews Air Force Base, Md.; Dover Air Force Base, Del.; Fairchild Air Force Base, Wash.; Grand Forks Air Force Base, N.D.; MacDill Air Force Base, Fla.; McCord Air Force Base, Wash.; McConnell Air Force Base, Kan.; McGuire Air Force Base, N.J.; Pope Air Force Base, N.C.; Scott Air Force Base, Ill.; and Travis Air Force Base, Calif. Air Mobility Command, Scott Air Force Base, Ill., is the contracting activity (FA4452-02-C-0002).
The Boeing Co., Wichita, Kan., is being awarded an $11,288,084 fixed-price-incentive-firm, firm-fixed-price, labor/hour and cost reimbursable contract to provide for programmed depot maintenance (PDM) for two Turkish Air Force KC-135R aircraft with an option for a third. This contract also provides for contractor type 1 special training in PDM process in a structured-on-the-job format for Turkish Air Force personnel. At this time, the total amount of funds has been obligated. This work will be complete April 2003. There were six firms solicited in August 2001, and two proposals were received. Negotiations were completed December 2001. The contractor will perform this effort at Pemco Aeroplex Inc., Birmingham, Ala. This contract supports foreign military sales to Turkey. The Oklahoma City Air Logistics Center, Tinker Air Force Base, Okla., is the contracting activity (F34601-02-C-0058).
Rockwell International Corp., Cedar Rapids, Iowa, is being awarded an $7,515,508 firm-fixed-price contract to provide for the Miniature Airborne Global Positioning System (GPS). This is a platform installed GPS receiver which can acquire encrypted code information from GPS satellites and provides precise positioning service for greater accuracy and protection from electronic counter measures. At this time, the total amount of funds has been obligated. Solicitation began in July 2001; negotiations were complete November 2001. This contract support foreign military sales to Spain and Italy. The Warner Robins Air Logistics Center, Robins Air Force Base, Ga., is the contracting activity (F09603-02-C-0040).
Malcolm Pirnie Inc., White Plains, N.Y., is being awarded an indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity type architect-engineer delivery order contract with a potential value of $20,000,000 to provide miscellaneous military and civil hazardous waste cleanup projects and related work. Work will be performed in Kansas City, Mo., and is expected to be completed by Oct. 29, 2006. Bids were solicited in the Commerce Business Daily on Jul. 16, 2001, and 12 bids were received. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Kansas City District, Kansas City, Mo., is the contracting activity (DACW41-02-D-0003).
PEI Electronics Inc., Huntsville, Ala., is being awarded $5,943,822 as part of a firm-fixed-price delivery order for 120 embedded diagnostics personality system vehicle sets for M1A1 Abrams tank production in Egypt. Work will be performed in Huntsville, Ala., and is expected to be completed by Dec. 30, 2002. Contract funds will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This is a sole source contract initiated on Oct 10, 2001. The U.S. Army Tank and Automotive Command, Rock Island, Ill., is the contracting activity, contract number: DAAE20-98-G-0004.
Miltec Inc. is being awarded $3,230,096 increment as part of a $13,166,308 completion contract for acoustic modeling simulation and research for interceptor technologies. Work will be performed in Huntsville, Ala., and is expected to be completed by Nov. 16, 2006. Contract funds will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. Bids were solicited by broad agency announcement and two bids were received. The U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command is the contracting activity (DASG60-02-C-0014).