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No: 347-02
July 03, 2002

NAVY

Ogilvy & Mather, New York, N.Y., is being awarded a $151,913,165 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to provide advertising and advertising-related services in support of the Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP) within the Executive Office of the President. This contract is for the advertising component of the National Youth Anti-Drug Campaign within the ONDCP. This contract contains options which, if exercised, would bring the total cumulative value of this contract to $762,101,166. Work will be performed in New York, N.Y., and is expected to be completed by July 2003. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured through full and open competition and is a best value acquisition. It was synopsized in the Commerce Business Daily on Aug. 23, 2001. On Nov. 28, 2001, the Navy hosted an open pre-proposal conference with 29 potential offerors, and, subsequently, five offers were received. The Fleet and Industrial Supply Center Norfolk, Detachment Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity (N00600-02-C-0123).

Sodexho Management Inc., Gaithersburg, Md., is being awarded two fixed-price-incentive, multiple year service contracts to provide food services at all Marine Corps garrison mess halls within the continental U.S. The East Coast contract, providing food services to 32 East Coast mess halls, is valued at $53,737,662. This East Coast contract contains options which, if exercised, will bring the total cumulative value of this contract to a total of $453,501,173. Work will be performed in Washington, D.C.; Arlington, Va.; Quantico, Va.; Norfolk, Va.; Jacksonville, N.C.; Havelock, N.C.; Parris Island, S.C.; and Beaufort, S.C. The West Coast contract, providing food services to 23 West Coast mess halls, is valued at $53,825,926. This West Coast contract contains options which, if exercised, will bring the total cumulative value of this contract to a total of $427,409,437. Work will be performed in Oceanside, Calif.; Miramar, Calif.; Twentynine Palms, Calif.; San Diego, Calif.; Bridgeport, Calif.; and Yuma, Ariz. The contracts are expected to be completed by September 2010. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. These contracts were competitively procured with 55 firms solicited for each and four offers received for each. Award of these contracts was originally made on March 14, 2001. However, after a General Accounting Office review, the Marine Corps conducted discussions with all offerors and reevaluated the proposals prior to making this award. Headquarters U.S. Marine Corps, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity (East Coast-M00027-02-C-0001, West Coast-M00027-02-C-0002).

AIR FORCE

Lockheed Martin Naval and Electronics and Surveillance Systems-Akron, Akron, Ohio, is being a $35,000,000 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to provide for multi function electro-optics for the Defense of U.S. Aircraft System Development Program to develop and demonstrate an affordable, multi-functional, electro-optical (EO) system that defeats all ground-based and airborne, EO and infrared threats and also accomplishes other offensive capabilities from a single set of EO sensors. The developed and demonstrated system will have size, weight and apertures that are scalable to installation in highly maneuverable, low, observable aircraft. The Air Force can issue delivery orders totaling up to the maximum amount indicated above, although actual requirements may necessitate less than the above. At this time, $209,774 of the funds has been obligated. This work will be completed by January 2008. Solicitation began October 2001; negotiations were completed June 2002. The Air Force Research Laboratory, Wright Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (F33615-02-D-1141).

BAE Systems, Information and Systems Integration Inc., Nashua, N.H., is being a $35,000,000 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to provide for multi-function electro-optics for the Defense of U.S. Aircraft System Development Program to develop and demonstrate an affordable, multi-functional, electro-optical (EO) system that defeats all ground based and airborne, EO and infrared threats and also accomplishes other offensive capabilities from a single set of EO sensors. The developed and demonstrated system will have size, weight, and apertures that are scalable to installation in highly maneuverable, low, observable aircraft. The Air Force can issue delivery orders totaling up to the maximum amount indicated above, although actual requirements may necessitate less than the above. At this time, $296,539 of the funds has been obligated. This work will be completed by January 2008. Solicitation began October 2001; negotiations were completed June 2002. The Air Force Research Laboratory, Wright Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (F33615-02-D-1178).

The Boeing Co., St. Louis, Mo., is being awarded a $26,917,014 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract modification to provide for the Common Low Observable Verification System (CLOVerS) program, which is an Air Force development effort. CLOVerS is a common, easily deployable, user-friendly, low observable verification measurement system suitable for the flight line environment. CLOVerS primary function is to assess radar cross-section integrity to support and maintain stealth capabilities for various Air Force platforms such as B-52, F-117 and F-22. The Aeronautical Systems Center approved the extension of the Engineering and Manufacturing Development Program until Jan. 31, 2005, due to funding constraints. Engineering Change Proposal 001R1, Contract Restructure and Contract Document Changes, makes requirements changes to the technical baseline and administrative changes to multiple contract documents. At this time, the total amount of funds has been obligated. This work will be complete January 2005. The contractor will perform this effort at its facilities in St. Louis, Mo. (65%), and Veridian Systems Division, Ann Arbor, Mich. (35%). The Aeronautical Systems Center, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (F33657-99-C-2023, P00017).

ARMY

The Boeing Co., Philadelphia, Pa., was awarded on July 2, 2002, a $25,384,555 modification to a cost-plus-incentive-fee contract for ICH-47F initial preparation productionization. Work will be performed in Philadelphia, Pa. (85%), and Cedar Rapids, Iowa (15%), and is expected to be completed by Dec. 29, 2004. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This was a sole source contract initiated on March 11, 2002. The U. S. Army Aviation and Missile Command, Redstone Arsenal, Ala., is the contracting activity (DAAH23-00-C-0028).

U.S. Helicopter Inc., Ozark, Ala., was awarded on July 2, 2002, a delivery order amount of $21,640,293 as part of a $94,135,402 firm-fixed-price contract for refurbishment of 30 UH-1H Huey helicopters. Work will be performed in Ozark, Ala., and is expected to be completed by Nov. 3, 2003. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This was a sole source contract initiated on May 21, 2002. The U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command, Redstone Arsenal, Ala., is the contracting activity (DAAJ09-97-D-0189).

Medlin Construction General Contractors, San Antonio, Texas, was awarded on June 28, 2002, a $5,337,201 construction contract for a 27,000 square foot one-story medical clinic, with a pharmacy and examination rooms. Work will be performed at Fort Riley, Kan., and is expected to be completed by Dec. 20, 2003. 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 May 21, 2002, and seven bids were received. The U. S. Army Engineer District, Kansas City, Mo., is the contracting activity (DACA41-02-C-0007).