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No: 114-02
March 11, 2002

DEFENSE ADVANCED RESEARCH PROJECTS AGENCY

The Boeing Co., Seal Beach, Calif., was awarded a $24,795,958 increment of a $99,144,499 modification to another-transaction-for-prototypes agreement for phase II of the Orbital Express advanced technology demonstration. Work will be performed in Seal Beach, (46.5 percent), Boulder, Colo. (24.7 percent), Redondo Beach, Calif. (14.3 percent), Cambridge, Mass. (6 percent), and Ontario, Canada (7.5 percent). Work is to be completed by Sept. 7, 2005. A portion of the funds ($30,783) will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This was a limited competition with a solicitation issued on November 20, 2001, to the participants in Orbital Express phase I. Three bids were received. TheDefense Advanced Research Projects Agency is the contracting activity (MDA972-00-9-0015).

AIR FORCE

TRW Intercontinental Ballistic Missile (ICBM) Systems, Clearfield, Utah, is being awarded a $32,476,146 contract modification to provide for an increase in costs of the Propulsion System Rocket Engine Life Extension Program. This increase is due to adequate government furnished facilities not being available, extension of the development phase of the program and delay of the production phase due to funding shortfalls. At this time, no funds have been obligated. This work will be completed March 2012. The locations of performance are Atlantic Research Corp., Clearfield, Utah (64 percent), and TRW ICBM Systems, Clearfield, (36 percent). The Ogden Air Logistics Center, Hill Air Force Base, Utah, is the contracting activity (F42610-98-C0001).

Raytheon Aerospace Co., Madison, Miss., is being awarded a $23,468,217 firm-fixed-price contract modification to provide for logistics support for the T-1A aircraft through September 2002. At this time, the total amount of funds has been obligated. This work will be completed September 2002. The locations of performance are Raytheon Aerospace, Madison, (57 percent), and Pratt and Whitney Engines Services, Bridgeport, W.V., (43 percent). The Aeronautical Systems Center, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (F33657-99-C-0016, P00028).

American Technology Corp., Baltimore, is being awarded a $17,000,000 indefinite- delivery and indefinite-quantity contract to provide for product improvement for the design, development and production of approximately one million rubber skins to be placed over the MCU-2A/P gas mask for extended serviceability. At this time, $832,200 of the funds has been obligated. Additional funds will be obligated as individual delivery orders are issued. There were eight firms solicited in November 2001, and one proposal was received. Negotiations were completed March 2002. This work will be completed March 2006. The locations of performance are American Technology Corp., Baltimore, (50 percent), Jefferson Rubber Work Inc., Worcester, Mass. (25 percent), and Ames Rubber Corp., Hamburg, N.J. (25 percent). The 311th Human System Program Office, Brooks Air Force Base, Texas, is the contracting activity.

General Dynamics Armament System Inc., Burlington, Vt., is being awarded a $9,269,078 firm-fixed-price contract to provide 20 mm guns for the F-16 aircraft in support of foreign military sales requirements. The United Arab Emirates will receive 80 each and Israel will receive 102 each. At this time, the total amount of funds has been obligated. Solicitation began in October 2001; negotiations were completed February 2002. This work will be completed March 2007. The Warner Robins Logistics Center, Robins Air Force Base, Ga., is the contracting activity (F09603-02-C-0083).

NAVY

Lockheed Martin, Naval Electronics and Surveillance Systems, Moorestown, N.J., is being awarded a $15,906,000 modification to a previously awarded cost-plus-award-fee, level-of-effort contract (N00024-98-C-5197), to exercise options to provide for material and 161,967 hours to support cruiser-conversion efforts. Services include providing the material, equipment, supplies and technical engineering required to define, design, develop, integrate, test and deliver Aegis combat system upgrades for Aegis baselines (seven Phase I, six Phase III, cruiser-conversion, and theater-wide theater ballistic missile defense upgrades), which may be further clarified by written technical instructions. The contractor shall provide system engineering support to evaluate all problems for their effect on the Aegis weapons system, propose solutions to each problem and identify changes required to all specifications. Work will be performed in Moorestown, and is to be completed by September 2004. 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.

STC Constructors, LLC*, Corpus Christi, Texas, is being awarded a $12,210,000 firm-fixed-price contract for design and construction of 69,277 square foot Mine Warfare Operations Support Facility at Naval Station, Ingleside, Texas. The facility shall include administrative, classroom, auditorium, library, vault, secure communications, and support spaces. Work includes site utilities and improvements for the two new buildings comprising the facility. Work will be performed in Ingleside, and is to be completed by February 2004. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was restricted to eight (a) Texas firms in the Small Business Administration districts of Lower Rio Grande Valley, Houston and San Antonio. Five firms responded to the qualifications phase of procurement. Three firms were selected to participate in phase II, but only two firms responded to the final proposal revision. The Naval Facilities Engineering Command, Southern Division, North Charleston, S.C., is the contracting activity (N62467-00-C-0254).

ARMY

RGW Construction, Inc. of Livermore, Calif., is awarded a continuing contract for $15,869,363.50 to build flood control facilities in Santa Clara County, Calif. The funds will not expire this fiscal year. Sixty-one bids were solicited on Dec. 14, 2001, and four bids were received. Work will take place in San Jose, Santa Clara, Calif., and is expected to be completed by Oct. 25, 2003. Contracting office is U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Spokane, Wash. (DACW05-02-C-0009).

Bryan Construction/HPE joint Venture is awarded $8,830,108.00 for a firm-fixed-price contract for design and construction of a fitness center at Warren Air Force Base, Wyo. Funds will not expire this fiscal year. Two hundred and five bids were solicited on Nov. 16, 2001, and nine bids were received. Work will take place at Warren Air Force Base, and is to be completedby June 6, 2003. (DACA45-02-C-0005).

Aquaterra, Inc. is awarded a firm-fixed-price contract for $8,696,883.00 to construct the Olmsted Miter Gate Storage Yard Facility at Smithland Lock and Dam, Hamletsburg, Ill. Funds will not expire this fiscal year. Forty-one bids were solicited on Nov. 26, 2001 and four bids were received. Work will take place at Smithland Lock and Dam, Hamletsburg, Ill., and is expected to be complete by the end of June, 2004. Contracting office is the U.S. Corps of Engineers, Louisville District, Ky., (DACW27-02-C-0005).

*Small Business