The Walsh Group, Chicago, Ill.; The Dick Corp., Las Vegas, The Whiting-Turner Contracting Co., Bethesda, Md.; Hensel Phelps Construction Co., Chantilly, Va.; Caddell Construction Co., Montgomery, Ala.; and Clark Design and Build LLC, Bethesda, Md., are being awarded a firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery and indefinite-quantity, multiple award construction contract. The total contract amount is not to exceed $150,000,000 (base year with four option years) with a maximum of $750,000,000 worth of projects to be placed on these contracts over the five-year term. The Walsh Group is being awarded the initial task order in the amount of $12,250,000 (minimum guarantee included) for design and construction of a Bachelor Enlisted Quarters at Portsmouth Naval Shipyard. Work for this task order is to be completed by August 2003. The remaining five contractors will be awarded the minimum guarantee of $25,000. The work includes design and build, renovation, alterations, and repairs for administrative building projects (similar to, but not limited to, bachelor enlisted quarters, personnel support facilities, operation centers, child development centers and chapels). Some may have secure communications requirements at federal facilities. Fully designed projects also may be included in these contracts. Work will be performed at various military installations located in Maine, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Connecticut, Vermont, Massachusetts, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland, West Virginia, Virginia, North Carolina, Puerto Rico, and Washington, D.C. The term of contract is not to exceed five years, with an expected completion date of April 2007. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured with 116 proposals solicited and 10 offers received. These six contractors may compete for task orders under the terms and conditions of the awarded contract. The Naval Facilities Engineering Command, Atlantic Division, Norfolk, Va. is the contracting activity (N62470-01-D-1139/1140/1041/1042/1043/1044).
EDO Marine and Aircraft Systems, North Amityville, N.Y., is being awarded a $24,955,654 cost-plus-incentive-fee, fixed-fee contract for the system development and demonstration of the Organic Airborne and Surface Influence Sweep (OASIS). This effort encompasses all analysis, systems engineering, design, development, fabrication, assembly, testing, qualification, operator and maintenance training documentation, planning and management required to support this effort, as well as all materials, software and services necessary to ensure successful demonstration for production. OASIS will satisfy the U.S. Navy's need for a rapid, wide-area coverage mine clearance capability. Work will be performed in North Amityville, N.Y. (71 percent); Chesapeake, Va. (18 percent); California, Md. (four percent); Cogent-Wales, United Kingdom (four percent); Bohemia, N.Y. (two percent) and Carderock, Md. (one percent), and is to be completed by October 2005. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured and advertised via the Internet with one offer received. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity (N00024-02-C-6316).
Dick Pacific Construction Co., Ltd., Honolulu, is being awarded a $19,246,000 firm-fixed price contract for the completion of design and alteration to accommodate 156 living units of quality bachelor enlisted quarters in the existing Building 1723 at Naval Station Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. The modernization also will include administrative spaces. Work will be performed in Pearl Harbor, Oahu, Hawaii, and is to be completed by November 2004. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured with 30 proposals solicited and five offers received. The Naval Facilities Engineering Command, Pacific Division, Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, is the contracting activity (N62742-00-C-1352).
Airborne Tactical Advantage Corp., LLC, Newport News, Va., is being awarded a $9,333,387 firm-fixed-price, indefinite-quantity and indefinite-delivery contract for airborne threat simulation capabilities to train shipboard and aircraft squadron weapon systems operators and aircrew how to counter potential enemy electronic warfare (EW) and electronic attack (EA) operations in today's electronic Combat (EC) environment by utilizing super and subsonic aircraft. Work will be performed in San Diego, (75 percent) and Norfolk, Va. (25 percent), and is to be completed by April 2003. This contract was competitively procured by electronic request for proposals with one offer received. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity (N00019-02-D-3158).
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Mass., was awarded a requirements contract with the potential of $70,000,000 for developing the Institute of Soldier Nanotechnologies University Affiliated Research Center as the center of excellence for the Army. The purpose of this research center is to develop unclassified nanometerscale science and technology solutions for the soldier. The contractor will work closely with industrial partners and with DoD research organizations to accelerate the transition of research to products with potential military application to enhance soldier survivability. Work will be performed in Cambridge, and is to be completed by April 30, 2007. Funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. Bids were solicited in the Commerce Business Daily in October 2001, and 20 bids were received. The Robert Morris Acquisition Center, Durham, N.C., is the contracting activity (DAAD19-02-D-0002).
AM General Corp., South Bend, Ind., is being awarded a $16,601,073 modification to a firm-fixed-price contract (DAAE07-01-C-S001), for 228 High Mobility Multi-Purpose Wheeled Vehicles (HMMWV). Work will be performed in South Bend, and is to be completed by Dec. 31, 2007. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This is a sole-source contract that was initiated using Alpha contracting procedures. The U.S. Army Tank and Automotive Command, Warren, Mich., is the contracting activity.
Boeing Defense and Space Group, Wichita, Kan., is being awarded a $14,000,000 firm-fixed-price contract modification to provide for non-recurring and one RC-135W model reengineering kit in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. At this time, $7,000,000 of the funds has been obligated. This work will be completed in August 2004. The Oklahoma City Air Logistics Center, Tinker Air Force Base is the contracting activity (F34601-97-C-0001-P00108).
TRW Inc., Clearfield, Utah, is being awarded an $11,459,685 fixed-price-incentive-firm target and award fee contract modification to provide for the Low Rate Initial Production II for Propulsion Replacement Program Stages 1, 2, and 3. This also provides for production qualification acceptance test support and ordnance production. At this time, the total amount of funds has been obligated. This work will be completed in September 2002. The contractor will perform these efforts at ATK Thiokol-CSD Associates, Corrine, Utah. The Ogden Air Logistics Center, Hill Air Force Base, Utah, is the contracting activity (F42610-98-C-0001).
The Boeing Co., Seal Beach, Calif., is being awarded a $7,645,208 firm-fixed-price, cost-plus-fixed-fee, cost-plus-award-fee contract modification to request for equitable adjustment for modernization pre-proposal effort for Global Position System Block IIF Satellite. At this time, the total amount of funds has been obligated. This work will be completed in June 2002. The Space and Missile Systems Center, Los Angeles Air Force Base, is the contracting activity (F04701-96-C-0025, P00149).
Abacus Technology Corp., Chevy Chase, Md., is being awarded a $5,046,740 firm-fixed-price contract modification to provide for communications support for the F-15 Peace Sun Program, as well as, the U.S. Embassy in Saudi Arabia, the Peace Shield Program, the Office of Personnel Management Saudi Arabian National Guard, the Defense Contract Management District International, the Ordnance Program Division, the U.S. Military Training Mission, and the Air Force Division and Logistics Group. At this time, the total amount of funds has been obligated. This work will be completed in October 2002. The principal support location is the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia with links to supporting locations in the continental U.S. The Air Logistics Center, Robins Air Force Base, Ga., is the contracting activity (F09603-02-F-0002).