The Boeing Co., St. Louis is being awarded a $75,451,230 firm-fixed-price contract modification to provide for installation and integration of the T-38 pProduction hardware into the T-38 airframe. Option for pricing avionics system warranty, option to acquire production data, option to acquire over and above labor, materials and shipping as well as option to acquire interior cockpit painting for the T-38 C avionics system upgrade. These options are being exercised for a previously awarded contract. Modification work is being accomplished at Boeing modification site located at Williams Gateway Airport, Mesa, Ariz. Total funds have been obligated. This work will be completed by March 2004. The Headquarters Aeronautical Systems Center, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (F33657-95-C-0057, P00144).
Scott Aviation A Division of Scott Technologies, Lancaster, N.Y., is being awarded a $21,000,003 cost-plus award-fee contract. The objective of the Joint Service Aircrew Mask (JSAM) program is to develop, manufacture, field and sustain a mask system that, in conjunction with a below-the-neck clothing ensemble, will provide the capability for all aircrew to fly throughout their full operating envelop in an actual or perceived chemical and biological (CB) warfare environment. JSAM is an Acquisition Category III, Joint Service (Air Force, Army, Navy, Marine Corps) program. When combined with other CB equipment, JSAM will provide an integrated CB protection system. For high-performance aircraft, it will provide an integrated CB and anti-G protective system. Aircrew will wear the JSAM when required by the threat. JSAM will provide CB protection during ground escape and evasion operations. It is anticipated that a total of 76,114 total units will be procured. At this time, $997,753 of the funds has been obligated. Further funds will be obligated as individual delivery orders are issued. Solicitation began June 2002 and negotiations were completed September 2002. The Headquarters 311th Human Systems Wing, Brooks Air Force Base, Texas, is the contracting activity (F41624-03-C-1007).
Lockheed Martin Mission Systems, Santa Maria, Calif., is being awarded a $14,759,801 cost-plus award-fee, cost-plus fixed-fee contract modification to exercise options 2, 3, and 4. Option 2, Contract Line Item Numbers (CLIN) 3207, iInterim contract support, maintains the operational effectiveness of the product from the time it is accepted by the government until it is operationally tested and accepted by the end-user. Option 3, CLIN 3705, integrated range information service support designs, procures and implements hardware, software and communication capabilities to provide electronic data interchange services in support meeting specified program requirements and option 4, CLIN 3805, Systems Integration and Test Support Facility for Spacelift Range is required for product development, test, and sustainment activities for Spacelift Range. Total funds have been obligated. This work will be completed by June 2007. The Headquarters Space and Missile Systems Center, Los Angeles is the contracting activity (F04701-95-C-0029, P00140).
Raytheon Systems Co., El Segundo, Calif., is being awarded a $9,278,260 firm-fixed-price supply contract with two priced out year options modification to provide for forty antenna array applicable to the APG-70 radar system utilized on the F-15 aircraft. Total funds have been obligated. This work will be completed by December 2004. The Headquarters Warner Robins Air Logistics Center, Robins Air Force Base, Ga., is the contracting activity (F09603-02-C-0482-P00001).
Lockheed Martin Corp., Marietta, Ga., is being awarded a $2,793,771 firm-fixed-price contract modification to cover the Lot 3 for the Low-Rate Initial Production Lot 3 aircraft and associated equipment through 15 November 2002. The funds appropriated for this action may only be used for requirements for 16 F-22 aircraft. The locations of performance are Lockheed Martin Corp., Lockheed Martin Tactical Aircraft Systems, Lockheed Boulevard, Fort Worth, Texas, 76101 (36 percent); and The Boeing Co., Information Space and Defense Systems, Aircraft and Missile Systems, Seattle (34 percent); Lockheed Martin Corp., Marietta, Ga. (30 percent). At this time, $150,000,000 of the funds has been obligated. Further funds will be obligated as individual delivery orders are issued. Solicitation began April 2000 and negotiations were completed in November 2002. The Headquarters Aeronautical Systems Center, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (F33657-01-C-2095, P00008).
DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY
BP Energy Company, Houston was awarded a $55,861,572 firm-fixed-price type contract for electricity that will service various U.S. Army, U.S. Navy, and U.S. Air Force installations in Texas. The performance completion date is scheduled for December 2004 and December 2005. Contract funds will expire this current fiscal year. There were 42 proposals solicited and seven responded. The contracting activity for this contract is the Defense Energy Support Center, Fort Belvoir, Va. (SP0600-03-D-8002)
Norfolk Shipbuilding and Drydock Corp., Norfolk, Va., is being awarded a $21,694,925 firm-fixed-price contract for the Extended Selective Restricted Availability (ESRA) of USS John F. Kennedy. The ESRA work package is for main machinery room repairs including tanks, boilers, forced draft blowers, steam valves, reduction gears, main feed pumps, main condenser, lube oil pumps, piping, etc. Work will be performed in Jacksonville, Fla., and is to be completed September 2003. Contract funds will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The contract was competitively procured and posted at the Federal Business Opportunities internet site, with three offers received. The Supervisor of Shipbuilding, Conversion, and Repair (SUPSHIP), Jacksonville, Fla., is the contracting activity (N00024-92-H-8045).
Metal Trades, Inc.*, Yonges Island, S.C., is being awarded a $7,123,857 firm-fixed-price contract to manufacture 20 non-powered beach end causeway sections and eight non-powered intermediate causeway sections to be delivered at Naval Amphibious Battalion, Coronado and Naval Amphibious Construction Battalion, Little Creek, Norfolk, Va., respectively. Work will be performed in Yonges Island and is to be completed by November 2003. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured via the Naval Facilities e-solicitation Web site, with six offers received. The Naval Facilities Engineering Command Headquarters, Wash., D.C., is the contracting activity (N00025-02-C-0005).
Caterpillar Inc., Mossville, Ill., is being awarded a $5,289,503 firm-fixed-price requirements contract for LPD-4 class ship's generator ship sets, including local operating panels, tools, engineering services, technical data, and technical manuals. The 750KW ship service and emergency diesel generator sets will replace existing 300 KW EDG sets to provide increased electrical generation capability. Work will be performed in Lafayette, Ind., and is to be completed November 2005. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured and posted on the Federal Business Opportunities Web site, with three offers received. The Naval Surface Warfare Center, Carderock Division, Philadelphia is the contracting activity (N65540-03-D-0006).