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No: 163-04
March 10, 2004

CONTRACTS

NAVY

EG&G Services, Gaithersburg, Md., is being awarded a $163,872,014 cost-plus-fixed-fee, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for technical and engineering support to all programs under the cognizance of the Theater Warfare Systems Department, Naval Surface Warfare Center, Dahlgren Division. The contract provides support for missile defense/interoperability/fleet-level assessments/intelligence programs/systems in the following functional areas: engineering/systems engineering/planning support, warfare and systems analysis/assessment support, cost and affordability analysis support, modeling and simulation support, software engineering/computer program support, configuration management/quality assurance support, electronic documentation/data management/databases/Web site support and general support. Work will be performed in Dahlgren, Va. (92 percent); Columbia, Md. (2 percent); Virginia Beach, Va. (1 percent); Silver Spring, Md. (1 percent); Iselin, N. J. (.8 percent); Chantilly, Va. (.8 percent); Arlington Va. (.6 percent); Fairfax, Va. (.8 percent); Santa Barbara, Calif. (.5 percent); and Huntsville, Ala. (.5 percent), and is expected to be completed by March 2009. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the fiscal year. The contract was competitively procured and advertised via the Internet, with two offers received. The Naval Surface Warfare Center, Dahlgren Division, Dahlgren, Va., is the contracting activity (N00178-04-D-3005).

Bell-Boeing Joint Program Office, Patuxent River, Md., is being awarded a $13,531,528 modification to a previously awarded fixed-priced, incentive-fee contract (N00019-03-C-6517) for Bell Helicopter to secure engineering cognizance drawings of the flaperon, fixed trailing edge and flap seal with the purpose of developing and securing a second source for these parts. Work will be performed in Fort Worth, Texas, and is expected to be completed in March 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.

Raytheon Co., Integrated Defense Systems, San Diego, Calif., is being awarded a $9,359,160 cost-plus-incentive-fee modification to previously awarded contract (N00024-02-C-5107) for continued development of LHD-8 Mod 3 software, integration and support for the MK 2 Ship Self Defense System (SSDS). The SSDS is designed to provide a rapid-reaction, anti-air defense capability against high-speed, low-flying anti-ship missiles now in the inventories of many potentially hostile nations. SSDS is intended to integrate and coordinate all existing sensors and weapons aboard a ship and makes it possible to automate the detect and engage sequence through the use of identification and engagement doctrine statements. Work will be performed in San Diego, Calif., and is expected to be completed in June 2005. 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.

Protective Materials*, Miami Lakes, Fla., is being awarded a $7,160,744 firm-fixed-priced order against a previously issued General Services Administration contract (GS-07F-9489G) for procurement of supplies and technical and engineering support services for 150 A-kits and 61 B-kits to upgrade the CH-53 helicopter with a ballistic protection system. Work will be performed in Miami Lakes, Fla., and is expected to be completed in December 2005. 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 (N00421-04-F-0258).

DEFENSE INFORMATION SYSTEMS AGENCY

AT&T Corp., Columbia, Md., is being awarded a firm-fixed price contract for the continuity of the Government Emergency Telecommunications Service within the AT&T Corp. long distance network. Face value of the instant contract is $11,539,089 and has a total cumulative face value of $61,290,152. The performance period is 10 years, including a 2-year base period plus eight 1-year options. This acquisition provides the Government Emergency Telecommunications Service as a major Department of Homeland Security program for improving national security and emergency preparedness telecommunications in the event of a natural or man-made disaster by utilizing the surviving assets of the public switched network to provide priorities and routing alternatives not available to normal telecommunications traffic. This acquisition does not include any foreign military sales. This acquisition was publicized as a sole-source acquisition pursuant to the authority of 10 U.S.C. 2304(c)(1), and only one offer was received. The type of appropriation is operation and maintenance. Fiscal year 2004 is applicable to the base period. The Defense Information Technology Contracting Organization, Scott Air Force Base, Ill., is the contracting activity (HC1013-04-C 5002).

AIR FORCE

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems, Clearfield, Utah, is being awarded a $29,935,866 cost-plus-award-fee contract modification. The Environmental Control System Program replaces the existing system with a system that will be reliable and supportable through 2020. In general, the parts and units being replaced deal with the air conditioning, heating and ventilation of the launch facilities and missile alert facilities. Phase II will include complete test, qualification and certification programs for new hardware and support equipment, including four integration test units, four new hardware units and support equipment including four integration test units, four development test and evaluation units and two first article production units. Locations of performance are Engineered Air Systems Inc., St. Louis, Mo.; Northrop Grumman Space and Mission Systems, Clearfield, Utah; and The Boeing Co., Battle Management, Command, Control and Communications and Strategic Systems, Clearfield, Utah. At this time, $8,768,277 of the funds have been obligated. This work will be complete by December 2005. Solicitation began January 2003, and negotiations were completed February 2004. Headquarters Ogden Air Logistics Center, Hill Air Force Base, Utah, is the contracting activity (F42610-98-C-0001).

Johns Hopkins University, Laurel, Md., is being awarded a $9,900,000 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract. The objective of this 5-year effort is the application of scientific and engineering research and development in the areas of guided missile systems research and development with emphasis on aircraft/vehicle systems analysis techniques development; military space systems and command, control and communications (C3) systems development; and weapons systems and C3 systems performance evaluation. Advanced technologies and techniques include plasma assisted ignition and combustion, surface microwave drag reduction and shock/boundary layer control, magneto-hydrodynamic flow control and power generation, plasma aerodynamics and localized magneto-hydrodynamicsflow control. The affected major disciplines may include propulsion, aerodynamics, materials, structures flight control, power and integration. Aerospace system applications include space access, hypersonic deep-strike/reconnaissance, hypersonic cruise missile for attack of time critical targets and directed energy weapon platforms. The Air Force can issue delivery orders totaling up to the maximum amount indicated above, although actual requirements may necessitate less than the this amount. At this time, $50,000 of the funds has been obligated. This work will be complete by March 2009. Solicitation began December 2003. The Air Force Research Laboratory, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (FA8650-04-D-2413).

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