Bath Iron Works, Bath, Maine, is being awarded a $12,619,064 cost-plus-award-fee contract for accomplishment of DDG 90 (Chafee) post-shakedown availability. This contract contains options that, if exercised, would bring the total cumulative contract value to $102,638,872. Work will be performed in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, and is expected to be completed by August 2004. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured and advertised via the Internet, with two offers received. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity (N00024-04-C-2302).
Raytheon, Network Centric Systems, St. Petersburg, Fla., is being awarded a $8,592,116 cost-plus-award-fee modification under previously awarded contract (N00024-03-C-5118) to exercise an option for fiscal year 2004 Block 1 engineering and technical support and services and data distribution system technology refresh requirements for the Navys Cooperative Engagement Capability (CEC) Program. CEC is a sensor netting system that significantly improves battle force anti-air warfare capability by extracting and distributing sensor-derived information such that the superset of this data is available to all participating CEC units. CEC also improves battle force effectiveness by improving overall situational awareness and by enabling longer range, cooperative, multiple or layered engagement strategies. Work will be performed in St. Petersburg, Fla., and is expected to be completed by September 2004. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity.