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No: 049-04
January 26, 2004

CONTRACTS

 

AIR FORCE

 

McDonnell Douglas Corp., St. Louis, Mo., is being awarded a $215,000,000 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity (IDIQ) contract to provide for the integration of the Joint Direct Attack Munition weapon system on various foreign military sales aircraft platforms.  The Air Force can issue delivery orders totaling up the maximum amount indicated above, though actual requirements may necessitate less than this amount.  Various countries will be supported on individual orders issued under this IDIQ contract.  No funds have been obligated.  This work will be complete by December 2008.  Solicitation began December 2003, and negotiations were completed January 2004.  The Air Armament Center, Eglin Air Force Base, Fla., is the contracting activity (FA8681-04-D-0109).

 

Lucent Technologies, Whippany, N.J., is being awarded a $12,530,241 cost-plus fixed-fee contract to provide for development of architecture, components and prototype systems to demonstrate packet routing architectures for the optical domain and optical technologies for wavelength switching, optical buffering, sub-nanosecond switching and multi-channel regeneration.  At this time, $32,221 of the funds has been obligated.  Further funds will be obligated as individual delivery orders are issued.  This work will be complete by January 2008.  Solicitation began March 2003.  The Air Force Research Laboratory, Rome, N.Y., is the contracting activity (FA8750-04-C-0013).

 

Raytheon Co., El Segundo, Calif., is being awarded a $9,404,378 cost-plus fixed-fee contract.  The objective of this program is to demonstrate hardening technologies in a multi-spectral system configuration.  This effort will concentrate on technologies that provide protection capability in the visible, near infrared, short wave infrared and mild wave infrared regions.  Two hardened imagers will be pursued.  The first will incorporate proven technologies that have demonstrated protection capability and can be integrated with minimal impact on system design and performance.  The second configuration will serve as a test bed for demonstrating promising technologies.  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 November 2008.  Solicitation began September 2003, and negotiations were completed January 2004.  The Air Force Research Laboratory, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (FA8650-04-C-5401).

 

Northrop-Grumman Mission Systems, Clearfield, Utah, is being awarded a $7,073,791 fixed-price, incentive-firm with award-fee contract modification to provide for production of embedded memory array dynamic hardware for 50 Minuteman III launch control centers weapon system control consoles, two missile maintenance trainers and other test support facilities.  This effort supports the Minuteman III rapid execution and combat targeting service life extension program.  At this time, $6,785,379 of the funds has been obligated.  Further funds will be obligated as individual delivery orders are issued.  This work will be complete by July 2005.  Solicitation began June 2003, and negotiations were completed January 2004.  Headquarters Odgen Air Logistics Center is the contracting activity (F42610-98-C-0001).

 

Raytheon Systems Co., Reston, Va., is being awarded a $6,189,435 cost-plus-award-fee contract modification to provide operations and maintenance (O&M) at satellite broadcast manager transmit sites located in Wahiawa, Hawaii; Norfolk, Va.; and Sigonella, Italy.  The O&M includes 24/7 transmission operation, preventive maintenance and required supportability at all sites; management and provision support to all theater information managers; and help desk support to users and operators of Global Broadcast System receive suites and theater injections points.  At this time, $2,001,035 of the funds has been obligated.  Further funds will be obligated as individual delivery orders are issued.  This work will be complete by December 2005.  Negotiations were completed September 2003.  Headquarters Electronic Systems Center, Hanscom Air Force Base, Mass., is the contracting activity (F04701-97-C-0044, P00180).

 

ARMY

 

Evergreene Construction, Salt Lake City, Utah, was awarded on Jan. 22, 2004, a delivery order amount of $17,211,859 as part of a $32,961,858 firm-fixed-price contract for replacement of family housing.  Work will be performed at Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo., and is expected to be completed by April 14, 2006.  Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  This was a sole-source contract initiated on March 7, 2003.  The U.S. Army Engineer District, Kansas City, Mo., is the contracting activity (DACA41-03-D-0013).

 

Allison Transmission, Indianapolis, Ind., was awarded on Jan. 21, 2004, a $7,743,466 modification to a firm-fixed-price contract for 92 X200-4A transmissions for the M113 family of vehicles.  Work will be performed in Indianapolis, Ind., and is expected to be completed by Nov. 30, 2004.  Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  This was a sole-source contract initiated on March 12, 2003.  The U.S. Army Tank-Automotive and Armaments Command, Warren, Mich., is the contracting activity (DAAE07-03-C-N079).

 

NAVY

 

Boeing Aerospace Operations, Midwest City, Okla., is being awarded a $9,915,297 modification to a previously awarded firm-fixed-priced, time and materials, cost-reimbursement contract (N00019-01-C-0066) for the procurement of various spare parts for the E-6 aircraft and for the repair, modification and return to ready for issue E-6 aircraft components.  Work will be performed at Tinker Air Force Base, Midwest City, Okla., and is expected to be completed in September 2004.  Contract funds in the amount of $9,915,297 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md. is the contracting activity.

 

Veridian Engineering, Inc., Buffalo, N.Y., is being awarded a $5,153,690 ceiling-priced modification to a previously awarded cost-plus-fixed-fee contract (N00421-02-C-3017) to exercise an option for technical services in support of the F/A-18, T-45, EA-6B, AV-8B, Joint Strike Fighter and X-31, which includes test planning and operation services, functional engineering support, documentation support, flight operations coordination support and corporate operations/systems support.  Work will be performed at the Naval Air Systems Command Aircraft Division, Patuxent River, Md., and is expected to be completed in January 2005.  Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  The Naval Air Systems Command Aircraft Division, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity.

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