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No: 422-04
May 05, 2004

CONTRACTS

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Electric Boat Corporation, Groton, Conn., was awarded on May 3, 2004, a $293,150,703 cost-plus-fixed-fee modification under previously awarded contract (N00024-04-C-2100) for consolidated design agent, planning yard, engineering and technical and research and development support for active nuclear submarines. Work will be performed in Groton, Conn. (85 percent); Quonset, R.I. (5 percent); Kings Bay, Ga. (4 percent); Newport, R.I. (3 percent); and Bangor, Wash. (3 percent), and is expected to be completed by September 2008. Contract funds in the amount of $971,109 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This modification combines support of the Navy (91 percent) and the government of the United Kingdom (9 percent) under the Foreign Military Sales Program. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity.

General Dynamics, Suffolk, Va., is being awarded a $17,828,534 cost-plus-fixed-fee modification under a previously awarded contract (N00140-01-C-H001) for formulation and analysis of joint operational concept services in support of the U.S. Joint Forces Command's Joint Experimentation Directorate and Joint Futures Lab. The modification consists of a base period with a value of $11,717,531 and an option period with a value of $6,111,003. Work will be performed in Suffolk, Va., and is expected to be completed by July 2004. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured. The FISC Norfolk Detachment Philadelphia is the contracting activity.

Anderson Metal Industries, Inc. (AMI), Franklin, Pa., is being awarded a $10,000,000 not-to-exceed, fixed-price contract to provide precision manufactured filter housing assemblies and associated fabricated weldments for chemical, biological and radiological (CBR) protection of shipboard and shore facility spaces. The equipment will protect various ships (backfit program) and critical shore facilities with the ability to filter CBR contaminants from the air to allow for continued operation of these ships and facilities. Work will be performed in Franklin, Pa., and is expected to be completed by May 2009. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The contract was competitively procured and advertised via the Internet with one offer received. The Naval Surface Warfare Center, Dahlgren Laboratory, Dahlgren Va., is the contracting activity (N00178-04-D-3038).

DRS Electric Power Technologies, Hudson, Mass., is being awarded a $5,927,355 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to develop a prototype engineering demonstration model generator to be installed in naval vessels. The development of this generator will eliminate the need for large, heavyweight reduction gears and their associated support structures and systems while minimizing the mass and volume of the electromagnetic machine and its thermal and structured support requirements. Work will be performed in Hudson, Mass. (75 percent); Fitchburg, Mass. (15 percent); and Milwaukee, Wis. (10 percent), and is expected to be completed in January 2007. Contract funds in the amount of $3,178,993 will expire at end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured under Office of Naval Research Broad Agency Announcement 03-001. The Office of Naval Research, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity is (N00014-04-C-00047).

Electric Boat Corporation, Groton, Conn., was awarded on May 4, 2004, a $5,906,000 cost-plus-fixed-fee material order under a previously awarded contract (N00024-04-C-2100) for procurement of SSGN 727 and SSGN 728 long lead time material (LLTM) in support Ohio Class Submarine Ship alterations. The LLTM procured is for ships service turbine generator sets Work will take place in Groton, Conn., and is expected to be completed by July 2005. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Supervisor of Shipbuilding, Conversion and Repair, USN, Groton, Conn., is the contracting activity.

Smiths Aerospace Electronic Systems, Grand Rapids, Mich., is being awarded a $5,440,994 modification to a previously awarded firm-fixed-priced contract (N00019-03-C-0018) for the procurement of 369 tactical aircraft moving map capability (TAMMAC) advanced memory units (AMU) and mounting plates for use in Navy and Marine aircraft (F/A-18C/D and F/A-18E/F, AH-1Z, UH-1Y, AV-8B) for the Navy (279 AMUs), and for the governments of Australia (67 AMUs), Switzerland (18 AMUs), and Finland (5 AMUs). This contract combines purchases for the Navy ($4,113,154; 76 percent), and for the governments of Australia ($988,682; 18 percent), Switzerland ($265,428; 5 percent) and Finland ($73,730; 1 percent) under the Foreign Military Sales Program. Work will be performed in Clearwater, Fla. (60 percent) and Grand Rapids, Mich. (40 percent), and is expected to be completed in January 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.

American Systems Corp., Chantilly, Va. is being awarded an indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity multiple award contract under the Lot II of the support effort for the training needs of the Naval Air Systems Command, which consists of the full range of technology-based training product planning, analysis, design, development, implementation, evaluation, support, maintenance, modification, and management. Under this multiple aware, the eight contractors will be provided a fair opportunity to complete for individual task orders under this Lot II level of effort. The other seven successful offerors under Lot II were announced on Aug. 15, 2003. At that time, American Systems Corp. was deemed an unsuccessful offeror, but is now being awarded a contract as a result of a recent settlement agreement. A ceiling of $3,000,000,000 over an eight-year ordering period exists for Lot I and Lot II efforts. Lot I was awarded to 13 separate contractors on Aug. 28, 2003. Work will be performed in Winter Park, Fla. Both Lot I and Lot II contracts are expected to be completed in August 2011. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured under an electronic multi-award request for proposals with a partial set-aside for small business; 28 offers were received for the Lot II effort. The Naval Air Systems Command, Training Systems Division, Orlando, Fla. is the contracting activity (N61339-04-D-0040).

AIR FORCE

Textron Systems Corp, Wilmington, Mass., is being awarded a $49,900,000 indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract. The contractor shall provide the necessary materials, including any hardware, facilities, supplies, and services to perform light detection and ranging applications for vehicles with analysis research in accordance with the contractors statement of work for the Air Force Research Laboratory, Phillips Research Site, Directed Energy Directorate, Kirtland Air Force Base, N.M. The Air Force can issue delivery orders totaling up to the maxim amount above, although actual requirements may necessitate less than this amount. Textron will perform this effort in Wilmington, Mass., and Maui, Hawaii. At this time, $3,021,500 of the funds has been obligated. This work will be complete by May 2009. Solicitation began December 2003 and negotiations were completed April 2004. Kirtland Air Force Base is the contracting activity (FA9451-04-D-0056).

Lockheed Martin Corp., For Worth, Texas, is being awarded a $30,105,000 firm fixed price contract modification. This modification undefinitized contract action for Peace Sky (Poland) F-16C/D developmental support equipment, PANTERA Pylon, mission planning system, and DSE country standard technical orders. This effort supports Foreign Military Sales to Poland. Locations of performance are Lockheed Martin, Fort Worth, Texas (60%), and Lockheed Martin Simulation, Orlando, Fla. (40%). At this time, $15,052,000 of the funds has been obligated. This work will be complete by October 2008. Negotiations were completed May 2004. The Headquarters Aeronautical Systems Center, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (F33657-03-C-2108, P00006).

Northrop Grumman/Litton System Inc., Woodland Hills, Calif., is being awarded a $11,718,722 firm fixed price contract modification. The subject contract is for the purchase of 28 operator console unit (OCU) upgrade kits that are required to complete the upgrade of the 28 AN/TYQ-23(v)3 operations modules in the USAF fleet. The OCU upgrade kit consists of government owned hardware and software that has been modified to accept and/or operate with a mix commercial-off-the-shelf (COTS) hardware and software, and custom designed hardware to seamlessly interface the new technology into the legacy technology of the AN/TYQ-23 system. The COTS hardware/software consists of microprocessors, mass storage devices, improved human-machine interfaces (keyboard, display, voice communication, and new graphical user interfaces that us the UNIX and Windows operating systems, an uninterruptible power supply system, and a new Ethernet data bus system. There are also three new hardware interface devices that significantly improved interconnection to the legacy data bus and communications infrastructures in the AN/TYQ-23(v)3. As a consequence of diminishing material sources encountered during an earlier phase of production, one of the custom hardware interface devices had to be redesigned. The device, called the bus controller card, is the interface that allows the new COTS hardware to seamlessly connect to the legacy digital data bus in the AN/TYQ-23(v). The digital data bus is the primary path over which all mission information is exchanged both internally and externally in the AN/TYQ-23(v)3 system. Total funds have been obligated. This work will be complete by February 2007. Solicitation began March 2004 and negotiations were completed April 2004. The Headquarters Ogden Air Logistics Center, Hill Air Force Base, Utah, is the contracting activity (M67854-02-D-2000 QP01, 15).

DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY

Petroplus International Marketing*, Dubai, U.A.E., is being awarded a $14,003,062 fixed price with economic price adjustment type of contract for unleaded gasoline in support of Task Force RIO. Work will also be performed in Iraq. Performance completion date is expected to be September 30, 2004. Contract funds will expire at the end of this fiscal year.There were 12 proposal solicitations and three responded. The contracting activity is the Defense Energy Support Center, Fort Belvoir, Va. (SP0600-04-D-0496).

Vitol Bahrain E.C., Manama, Bahrain, is being awarded a $14,823,318 fixed price with economic price adjustment type of contract for gasoline in support of Task Force RIO. Performance completion date is expected to be June 30, 2004. Contract funds will expire at the end of this fiscal year.There were 12 proposal solicitations and three responded. The contracting activity is the Defense Energy Support Center, Fort Belvoir, Va. (SP0600-04-D-0495).

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