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No: 593-03
August 13, 2003

CONTRACTS

 

AIR FORCE

 

Honeywell International Inc., Phoenix, Ariz., is being awarded a $70,000,000 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to provide for Versatile Affordable Advanced Turbine Engines (VAATE) Phase I.  The VAATE program is a joint DoD/NASA/DoE/industry effort to develop revolutionary and innovative technologies by the 2017 timeframe that will permit an order of magnitude increase in turbo-propulsion affordability over the year 2000 state-of-the-art technology.  The Air Force can issue delivery orders totaling up to the maximum amount indicated above, though actual requirements may necessitate less than this amount.  At this time, $57,236 of the funds has been obligated.  Further funds will be obligated as individual delivery orders are issued.  This work will be complete by March 2005.  Solicitation began November 2002, and negotiations were completed August 2003.  The Air Force Research Laboratory, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (F33615-03-D-2355). 

 

Choctaw Management Services Enterprise, Durant, Okla., is being awarded a $12,873,918 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to provide for clinical social workers, U.S. licensed registered nurses and family advocacy program staff personnel (57 total employees) to implement the family advocacy program at U.S. Air Force medical treatment facilities at 20 sites located in the eastern continental United States.  The Air Force can issue delivery orders totaling up to the maximum amount indicated above, though actual requirements may necessitate less than this amount.  The location of performance is Choctaw Management Services Enterprise, San Antonio, Texas.  At this time, $10,000 of the funds has been obligated.  Further funds will be obligated as individual delivery orders are issued.  This work will be complete by March 2009.  Solicitation began May 2003, and negotiations were completed July 2003.  The 311th Human Systems Wing, Brooks Air Force Base, Texas, is the contracting activity (F41622-03-D-0005).

 

NAVY

 

Bell-Boeing Joint Program Office, Patuxent River, Md., is being awarded a $61,000,000 ceiling-priced modification to a previously awarded cost-plus-incentive-fee contract (N00019-96-C-0054) for the conversion of an existing low-rate initial production MV-22 aircraft into a CV-22 additional test aircraft to provide additional flight test capability.  Work will be performed in Amarillo, Texas (50%), and Ridley Park, Pa. (50%), and is expected to be completed in November 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.

 

General Electric Aircraft Engines, Lynn, Mass., is being awarded a $30,012,000 modification to a previously awarded requirements contract (N00383-01-D-004M) to exercise an option for the third and fourth year additional ordering periods for combustion liners for TF34 engines used on S3 aircraft.  Work will be performed at Lynn, Mass., and is expected to be completed by August 2005.  Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. General Electric Aircraft Engines is the only qualified source of supply for this contract.  The Naval Inventory Control Point is the contracting activity.

 

Bell-Boeing Joint Program Office, Patuxent River, Md., is being awarded an estimated value of $26,275,773 cost-plus-fixed-fee delivery order against a previously awarded basic ordering agreement (N68335-03-G-0004) for hardware and software upgrades to seven Lot II V-22 consolidated automated support system operational test program sets.  Work will be performed in Philadelphia, Pa. (50%), and Bedford, Texas (50%), and is expected to be completed in April 2007.  Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  The Naval Air Systems Command Aircraft Division, Lakehurst, N.J., is the contracting activity.

 

Sikorsky Aircraft Corp., Stratford, Conn., is being awarded a $7,040,000 modification to a previously awarded firm-fixed-priced contract (N00019-03-C-0011) for the refurbishment and replacement of tooling for the MH-60R multi-mission helicopter in support of future aircraft production.  Work will be performed in Stratford, Conn., and is expected to be completed in December 2003.  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.

 

General Electric Aircraft Engines, Lynn, Mass., is being awarded a $5,472,044 ceiling-priced delivery order under a basic ordering agreement for repair requirements for depot-level repair support of various items on the F414 engine.  Work will be performed at Lynn, Mass., and is expected to be completed by June 2004.  Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  This contract was not competitively procured.  The Naval Inventory Control Point is the contracting activity (N00383-00-G-0001-5079).

 

ARMY

 

Dean Kurtz Construction Co., Rapid City, S.D., was awarded on Aug. 12, 2003, a $12,879,096 firm-fixed-price contract for construction of a 37th B1-B Squadron operations facility.  Work will be performed at Ellsworth Air Force Base, Meade, S.D., and is expected to be completed by April 14, 2005.  Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  There were 279 bids solicited on June 4, 2003, and nine bids were received.  The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Omaha, Neb., is the contracting activity (DACA45-03-C-0008).

 

Harkins Builders Inc., Marriottsville, Md., was awarded on Aug. 11, 2003, an $11,775,497 firm-fixed-price contract for design, construction and five-year maintenance of the U.S. Army Reserve Center organizational maintenance shop and unheated storage building.  Work will be performed at Fort Story, Va., and is expected to be completed by Aug. 30, 2005.  Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  There were 209 bids solicited on April 30, 2003, and seven bids were received.  The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Louisville, Ky., is the contracting activity (DACA27-03-C-0014).

 

McDonnell Douglas Helicopter, Mesa, Ariz., was awarded on Aug. 12, 2003, a delivery order amount of $7,118 as part of a $10,000,000 time and materials contract for engineering, analysis, test and technical services.  Work will be performed in Mesa, Ariz., and is expected to be completed by Dec. 31, 2005.  Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  This was a sole source contract initiated on March 13, 2003.  The U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command, Fort Eustis, Va., is the contracting activity (DAAH01-03-D-0001).

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