MISSILE DEFENSE AGENCY
Raytheon Co., Bedford, Mass., is being awarded a sole source contract to deliver an initial Ballistic Missile Defense System (BMDS) radar as the first radar in the BMDS family of radars. This effort is in response to the Secretary of Defense direction to begin fielding an initial missile defense capability. This sole-source contract to Raytheon will provide an initial step for this direction by procuring a radar that will be available for test in March 2005, and will be operationally available upon completion of testing. The contract base period of performance is from April 1, 2003 through March 31, 2006 with a not-to-exceed amount of $350 million. The estimated total value of the contract with options is $800 million. The Missile Defense Agency is the contracting activity (HQ0006-03-C-0047).
Bell-Boeing Joint Program Office, Patuxent River, Md., is being awarded a $49,622,210 modification to a previously awarded cost-plus-award-fee contract (N00019-93-C-0006) for the TMCR 91-91 Interactive Electronic Technical Manual (IETM) and paper technical manuals for the MV-22 and CV-22 Engineering and Manufacturing Development Programs. The IETM will provide organizational and intermediate level maintenance for the aircraft. Work will be performed in Ridley Park, Pa. (70%) and Fort Worth, Texas (30%); and is expected to be completed in October 2006. 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.
Northrop Grumman Electronic Systems, Litton Systems Inc., Navigation Systems Division, Woodland Hills, Calif., is being awarded an estimated $25,130,744 indefinite-quantity contract with options for purchase of repair of such items as receiver transmitters, electronic displays, and navigational data converters supporting the APM-424 test system, as well as the H-60, EA6B, H-3, F-14, E-2C and S-3 aircraft. This contract contains options that, if exercised, would bring the total cumulative value of this contract to an estimated $49,149,998. Work will be performed in Salt Lake City, Utah (84%) and Woodland Hills, Calif. (16%), and is expected to be completed by July 2007. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured. The Naval Inventory Control Point, Philadelphia, Pa., is the contracting activity (N00383-03-D-004G).
Raytheon Co., Integrated Defense Systems, Portsmouth, R.I., is being awarded an $18,773,000 firm-fixed-price letter contract to procure MK 57 re-architectured NATO SEASPARROW Surface Missile System ORDALT Kits, and related spares. Work will be performed in Portsmouth, R.I. (62%); Long Island, N.Y. (35%); Sudbury, Mass. (3%), and is expected to be completed by June 2006. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The contract was not competitively procured. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity (N00024-03-C-5441).
Ukpik Mechanical/SKE, Aurora Group Telecom LLC/Joint Venture, Anchorage, Ala., is being awarded a $45,000,000 indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract to provide all personnel, equipment, parts, material, tools, operation, and maintenance documentation and any other items and services necessary to perform operations and maintenance of the Base Telecommunications System 24 hours per day, seven days per week. Perform operations and maintenance on the switching system(s), transmission equipment, ancillary equipment, customer premise equipment, and the inside and outside cable plant, and recurring support services. The contract will consist of a base period plus six one-year options, with no individual task order exceeding 60 months. The Air Force can issue delivery orders totaling up to the maximum amount indicated above, though actual requirements may necessitate less than this amount. Funds will be obligated as individual delivery orders are issued. This work will be completed by September 2009. Solicitation began in October 2002 and negotiations were completed in March 2003. The 38th Engineering Installation Group, Tinker Air Force Base, Okla., is the contracting activity (F34608-03-D-0003).
Lockheed Martin Corp., Fort Worth, Texas, is being awarded a $39,999,000 (maximum) indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity with cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to provide for Embedded Information System (EIS) Technology Support. This support is designed to develop, demonstrate, and transition EIS technologies to support information exchange between aerospace and command and control (C2) system within the emerging Department of Defense command and control enterprise. The program research development announcement is divided into two Thrust Areas, and this award to Lockheed Martin is the first of two awards under Thrust Area 1. At this time, $259,808 of the funds has been obligated. Solicitation began in March 2003, via program research and development announcement and seven proposals were received. Negotiations were completed in March 2003. This work will be completed by November 2009. The Air Force Research Laboratory, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (F33615-02-D-4035).
Rand and Son Construction Co., Lee Summit Mo.; Sea Pack Engineering, Reseda, Calif.; and Leon Construction Inc., Nipomo, Calif., are being awarded a $30,000,000 indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract to provide for the Streamlined Construction Improvement Program for the Defense Commissary Agency that provides for the award of five regions with up to three Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity construction contracts per region. This award is for Region III. The scope of work under Region III includes construction projects estimated less than $4,000,000 additions/alterations to existing commissaries, new central distribution centers and retail centers to be performed in Mont., Wash., Ore., Ind., Calif., Nev., Utah, Ariz., Hawaii, and Guatemala. The Air Force can issue delivery orders on the basis of fair opportunities to any of the participating contractors totaling up to the maximum amount indicated above, though actual requirements may necessitate less than this amount. Funds will be obligated as individual delivery orders are issued. This work will be completed by April 2008. Solicitation began December 2001, and negotiations were completed in April 2003. The Air Education Training Command, Lockland Air Force Base, Texas, is the contracting activity (F41689-02-D-0022; F41689-02-D-0023; F41689-02-D-0024).
Beta Fluid Systems, Reidsville, N.C., is being awarded a $10,619,406 (maximum) firm-fixed-price contract to provide for the acquisition of R-12 hydrant refueling trucks for the United States Air Force as acquired by the Support Equipment and Vehicle Management Directorate at Robins Air Force Base, Ga. The refuelers involved in this requirement are based on a commercial item description utilizing a commercial truck chassis, which is modified for use as a refueler in worldwide service. The resultant contract will be an indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity including a best-estimated quantity of 56 each for the basis year, 24 each-option year one, 11 each-option year two, 17 each-option year three, and 19 each-option year four. The Air Force can issue delivery orders totaling up to the maximum amount indicated, though actual requirements may necessitate less than this amount. At this time, no funds have been obligated. Solicitation began in October 2002, through the government point of entry program and two proposals were received. Negotiations were completed in March 2003. This work will be completed by July 2004. The Warner Robins Air Logistics Center, Robins Air Force Base, Ga., is the contracting activity (F09603-03-D-0076).
DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY
Gentex Corp., Carbondale, Pa., is being awarded $7,280,458 firm-fixed-price with indefinite/delivery type of contract for aircrew integrated helmet system, and 24 component items for the U.S. Army, and U.S. Air Force. This contract is for a one-year base period and three-term option years. Performance completion date is expected to be September 22, 2007. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This was a website solicitation. The contracting activity is the Defense Supply Center Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pa. (SP0100-03-D-4065)