Lockheed Martin Corp., Lockheed Martin Aeronautical Systems Co., Fort Worth, Texas, is being awarded a $223,999,556 firm-fixed-price contract to provide for the common recurring effort for 12 F-16/CD aircraft, alternate mission equipment and ferry preparation. This effort does not include non-recurring development costs that will be negotiated separately. This effort supports foreign military sales to the government of Oman. Total funds have been obligated. This work will be completed in June 2006. Negotiations were completed in May 2003. The Aeronautical Systems Center, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (F33657-02-C-2033).
Innovative Scientific Solutions Inc., Dayton, Ohio, is being awarded a $49,700,000 indefinite-quantity/indefinite-delivery contract for a research effort that will support the High Impact Technologies Program, as well as the National Aerospace Initiative. Computational Fluid Dynamics models with combustion and diagnostic techniques are critical tools needed to evaluate and develop high impact technologies and advanced propulsion concepts. The objectives of this program are to develop advanced laser diagnostic techniques and computer models needed to investigate processes occurring in advanced propulsion and fuel systems and apply these tool to the development, evaluation and demonstration of high impact technology concepts that may lead to the validation of an affordable, high-performance, low-emissions engine for air and aerospace propulsion and power systems. The fundamental knowledge gained from these studies shall be used to evolve system and component design rules and to demonstrate the feasibility of high impact technologies for the current, next generation and beyond advanced propulsion systems. The Air Force can issue delivery orders totaling up the maximum amount indicated above, though actual requirements may necessitated less than this amount indicated above. At this time, $24,722,928 of the funds has been obligated. Future funds will be obligated as individual delivery orders are issued. This work will be done by June 2008. Solicitations began in January 2003, and negotiations were completed in June 2003. The Air Force Research Laboratories, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (F33615-03-D-2329, Delivery Order 0001).
Applied Research Associates Inc., Albuquerque, N.M., is being awarded a $13,522,339 cost-plus-award-fee contract to provide for materials and manufacturing science, technology and engineering to advance fixed and deployed airbase infrastructure, force protection and homeland defense capabilities. The Air Force Research Laboratory is the Air Force lead for research and development in the areas of deployed base systems, force protection and weapon system logistics. Location of performance is Tyndall Air Force Base, Fla. At this time, $2,000,000 of the funds has been obligated. This work will be completed in June 2004. Solicitations began in October 2002, and negotiations were completed in May 2003. Air Education and Training Command, 325th Contracting Squadron, Tyndall Air Force Base, Fla., is the contracting activity (F08637-03-C-6006).
Lockheed Martin Corp, Sunnyvale, Calif., is being awarded a $5,200,000 contract modification to provide for in-scope changes to modify the Advanced Extremely High Frequency (AEHF) Payload to accommodate resources to process Rapid Reconfiguration Order Wire (RROW) AEHF Access Control Channel Uplink (XC2) streams for the AEHF Program. The technical change ensures backward compatibility with MILSTAR operations and will provide users the capability to fence the necessary payload resources to process RROW XC2 streams and the capability to control the fenced RROW XC2 stream processing payload resources as any other fenced resource, including sub-fences and sub-sub-fences, via command and access control protocol. The change will impact multiple documents, the Mission Planning Element of the Mission Control Segment, the Configurable Onboard Router in the Digital Processing Subsystem and the payload software. The AEHF Satellite Communications System provides secure, survivable communications to U.S. warfighters during all levels of conflict and is the protected backbone of the DoD's military satellite communications architecture. No funds have been obligated. This work will be completed in September 2008. The Space and Missile Systems Center, Los Angeles Air Force Base, Los Angeles, Calif., is the contracting activity (F04701-02-C-0002, P00031).
DDL OMNI Engineering LLC, McLean, Va., is being awarded a $15,142,757 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for engineering services in support of transducer and hydrophone programs. Work will be performed in Newport, R.I., and is expected to be completed by June 2008. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured via a solicitation posted on the Naval Undersea Warfare Center Division, Newport, contracts Web site, with two offers received. The Naval Undersea Warfare Center Division, Newport, R.I., is the contracting activity (N66604-03-D-0017).
Brown & Root Services, a division of Kellogg Brown & Root, Arlington, Va., is being awarded a $12,495,601 modification to Task Order 0038 at under a cost-reimbursement, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity construction contract for various facilities, Radio Range, U.S. Naval Base, Guantanamo Bay. The work to be performed includes new facilities for traffic control checkpoints (main and secondary checkpoints), troop bed-down facility, troop dining facility and destructive weather improvements to detention facility structures. The project will also include site work, heating, ventilation and air-conditioning, plumbing and electrical work, as required for the various facilities. Work will be performed at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, and is expected to be completed by June 2004. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The basic contract was competitively procured with 44 proposals solicited, three offers received and award made on June 29, 2000. The total contract amount is not to exceed $300,000,000, which includes the base period and four option years. The Naval Facilities Engineering Command, Atlantic Division, Norfolk, Va., is the contracting activity (N62470-00-D-0005).
Forrester Construction Co., Rockville, Md., is being awarded $6,300,000 for firm-fixed-price Task Order 0016 under an indefinite-quantity multiple award construction contract for a 2-story, 3,345-square-meter addition to the Theater Warfare Integration Center, Building 1490, at the Naval Surface Warfare Center Dahlgren Division. Work will be performed in Dahlgren, Va., and is expected to be completed by June 2004. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The basic contract was competitively procured with 60 proposals solicited, 24 offers received and award made to multiple contractors on Aug. 19, 1999. The basic total contract amount for all contractors is not to exceed $500,000,000 (base period and four option years). The multiple contractors (five in number) may compete for task orders under the terms and conditions of the existing contract. Four offers were received for this task order. The Naval Facilities Engineering Command, Atlantic Division, Norfolk, Va., is the contracting activity (N62477-99-D-0118).
Stronghold Engineering Inc., Riverside, Calif., is being awarded a $1,650,000 increment as part of a $9,998,127 firm-fixed-price contract for grading and earthwork, water distribution system, maintenance on roads, public access improvements habitat planning and wetlands and gateway features from 19th Avenue to 16th Street. Work will be performed in Phoenix, Ariz., 85040 (25%), 85041 (25%), 85034 (10%), 85004(15%), 85003(15%) and 85007 (10%) and is expected to be completed by June 7, 2004. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were an unknown amount of bids solicited on the Commerce Business Daily on Feb. 4, 2003, and three bids were received. The U.S. Army Engineer District, Los Angeles, Calif., is the contracting activity (DACW09-03-C-0008).
The Purdy Corp., Manchester, Conn., is being awarded a $5,296,388 modification to a firm-fixed-price contract (DAAH23-03-D0299) for support, gear and an intern. Work will be performed in Manchester, Conn., and is expected to be completed by June 18, 2008. Contract finds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were two bids solicited on April 15, 2003, and two bids were received. The U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command, Redstone Arsenal, Ala., is the contracting activity.
Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Co., Oak Brook, Ill., is being awarded a $6,000 increment as part of a $6,047,600 firm-fixed-price contract for the lease of one cutterhead hydraulic pipeline dredge and "pontchartrain," fully operated with an attendant plant on the Mississippi River. Work will be performed between Wickliff, Ky. (mile 952 AHP), and Greenville, Miss. (mile 537 AHP), on the Mississippi River and is expected to be completed Dec. 31, 2003. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were 10 bids solicited on March 24, 2003, and two bids were received. The Memphis District Corps of Engineers, Memphis, Tenn., is the contracting activity (DACW66-03-C-0005).
Raytheon Co., Goleta, Calif., was awarded on June 13, 2003, a $5,530,608 firm-fixed-price contract for the Standard Advanced Dewar Assembly. Work will be performed in Goleta, Calif., and is expected to be completed by June 30, 2006. 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 April 7, 2003, and three bids were received. The U. S. Army Communications-Electronics Command, Fort Monmouth, N.J., is the contracting activity (DAAB07-03-C-J205).