Boeing Space and Communications, Seattle, Wash., is being awarded a $268,552,697 contract modification to implement changes as a result of a program transition to the Missile Defense Agency (MDA) and directed schedule risk assessment. The contract is renamed from "Program Definition and Risk Reduction" to "Block 2004," and the program is restructured to a capabilities-based, spiral development, block upgrade approach. The program is extended one year based on the MDA-approved schedule risk assessment. This action provides additional integration and flight test activity, laser test tool simulation, Battle Management-c41 interoperability and spares. This action also removes the Phase-2/pre-engineering and manufacturing development events, which will be incorporated in the Block 2008 contract. The locations of performance are the Boeing Space and Communications, Seattle, Wash. (40%); Lockheed Martin Missile and Space Systems Co., Sunnyvale, Calif. (31%); and TRW Space and Defense Sector-Space and Electronics Group, Redondo Beach, Calif. (29%). At this time, no funds have been obligated. This work will be completed by March 2005. Solicitation began February 2002. The Aeronautical Systems Center, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (F29601-97-C-0001, P00149).
Baugh Construction Co., Seattle, Wash., was awarded on June 7, 2002, a $35,306,412 firm-fixed-price contract for construction of a three-story, three-hundred person barracks with attached single-story soldier community building, a two-story battalion headquarters building, a two-story "large" duplex company building and two each two-story "medium" duplex company buildings. Work will be performed at Fort Lewis, Wash., and is expected to be completed by June 17, 2004. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were an unknown number of bids solicited via the World Wide Web on Feb. 22, 2002, and five bids were received. The U. S. Army Corps of Engineers, Seattle, Wash., is the contracting activity (DACA67-02-C-0213).
Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics Corp., Merrimack, N.H., was awarded on June 11, 2002, a delivery order amount of $804,035 as part of a $13,000,000 three-year requirements with two options contract for first article testing to establish the baseline of the Improved Toxicological Agent Protective Suit. Work will be performed in Merrimack, N.H., and is expected to be completed by Sept. 30, 2007. This was a sole source contract initiated on Sept. 20, 2001. The U. S. Army Tank and Automotive Command, Rock Island, Ill., is the contracting activity (DAAE20-02-D-0048).
Bell-Boeing Joint Program Office, Patuxent River, Md., is being awarded a $24,400,000 modification to a previously awarded firm-fixed-price contract (N00019-93-C-0006) for non-recurring engineering design efforts in support of the MV-22 Engineering and Manufacturing Development Program. Work will be performed in Fort Worth, Texas (50%), and Philadelphia, Pa. (50%), and is expected to be completed by December 2005. 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.
Alliant Defense Electronics Systems Inc., Clearwater, Fla., is being awarded a $9,352,440 modification to a previously awarded firm-fixed-price contract (N00019-98-C-0006) to exercise an option for the low rate initial production of 720 optical sensor converters with laser warning capabilities for installation on various U.S. Navy, Air Force, and Army helicopters. Work will be performed in Clearwater, Fla., and is expected to be completed by June 2004. 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.
The City of Fallon, Fallon, Nev., is being awarded a $6,150,000 firm-fixed-price contract for water treatment for the removal of arsenic from a city-owned water treatment facility. The work to be performed provides for all design and construction of a city-owned water treatment facility. Upon coming on-line, the facility will treat the water delivered from the NAS Fallon wells and return the treated water to NAS Fallon's water distribution system. The Navy's fair and reasonable share of construction costs to build the facility has been determined to be $6,150,000. The City of Fallon is responsible for the balance of the combined facility, approximately $7,199,000. Work will be performed in Fallon, Nev., and is expected to be completed by September 2003. Contract funds will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was non-negotiated as it is a utility contract with the City of Fallon to provide Naval Air Station (NAS) Fallon clean, potable water via their treatment facility. The Engineering Field Activity, Northwest, Naval Facilities Engineering Command, Poulsbo, Wash., is the contracting activity (N44255-02-C-3000).