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No: 583-04
June 18, 2004

CONTRACTS

AIR FORCE

Boeing Co. Anaheim, Calif. is being awarded a $39,095,000 cost-plus award-fee contract modification to provide for the implementation of revised NSA information assurance security requirements for the Family of Advanced Beyond-Line-of-Sight Terminals (FAB-1) providing enhanced information assurance. These modifications will be incorporated into 16 advanced extremely high frequency engineering development models of terminals for the B-2, B-52, E-4, and RC-135 aircraft and for ground-fixed and ground-transportable command post terminals. Terminal hardware and software will be modified to accommodate the information assurance revisions. FAB-T provides the next generation of high data rate satellite communications using Advanced EHF, Wideband, Gapfiller, and other future satellite systems. This work will be complete by October 2006. The Headquarters Electronic Systems Center, Hanscom Air Force Base, Mass., is the contracting activity ((F19628-02-C-0048, P00025).

United Technologies Corp., East Hartford, Conn., is being awarded a $19,493,939 firm fixed price/cost-plus fixed-fee contract modification to provide for two additional F119-PW-100 engines. Total funds have been obligated. This work will be complete by January 2006. Solicitation began October 2002. The Headquarters Aeronautical Systems Center, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (F33657-03-C-2011).

Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Co., Fort Worth, Texas, is being awarded a $15,705,981 firm fixed price contract to provide for the purchase of developmental support equipment and country standard technical orders for the Peace Puma Program. This effort supports foreign military sales to Chile. Total funds have been obligated. This work will be complete by July 2007. Solicitation began March 2003 and negotiations were completed April 2004. The Headquarters Aeronautical Systems Center, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (F33657-02-C-2017).

Rockwell Scientific Co., Thousand Oaks, Calif., is being awarded an $8,807,946 cost-plus fixed-fee contract. The objective of this program is to push the state-of-the-art in thin film filter technology and demonstrate capabilities by producing demonstration components for Personnel and Space. At this time, $202,000 of the funds has been obligated. This work will be complete by June 2009. Solicitation began March 2004 and negotiations were completed June 2004. The Air Force Research Laboratory, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (FA8650-04-C-5439).

Boeing Information, Seattle, Wash., is being awarded a $6,624,326 cost-plus fixed-fee contract modification. This modification to the Clockless Logic Analysis, Synthesis and Systems Program is to continue the development of the asynchronous design methodologies; design and delivery of the null convention logic and locally clocked dynamic logic cell libraries; and, use the tool set to develop a benchmark demonstration application specific integrated circuit. Development of this clockless chip will reduce the amount of power required; allow the devices to become much faster; reduce the amount of noise generation; allow the user to take advantage of statistical averaging; and, when performance is measured over a larger view than register-to-register, delay from the impact of transistor variation can be mitigated. At this time, $2,800,000 of the funds has been obligated. This work will be complete by June 2005. The Air Force Research Laboratory, Rome, N.Y., is the contracting activity (FA8750-04-C-0007, P00003).

Boeing Satellite Systems, Inc., El Segundo, Calif., is being awarded a $6,540,000 firm-fixed-price contract modification to conduct additional environmental testing for Flight 1 of the Wideband Gapfiller Satellite program. This testing will provide additional assurance for mission success for Flight 1. The Wideband Gapfiller Satellites will provide the warfighter flexibility high capacity communications supporting voice and data transmission. The capacity of one Gapfiller Satellite is greater than the capacity of the entire Defense Satellite Communications System, constellation it will replace. At this time 6,250,000 of the funds has been obligated.This work will be complete by April 2005. The Headquarters Space and Missile Systems Center, Los Angeles Air Force Base, Calif., is the contracting activity (F04701-00-C-0011, P00085).

Rockwell Collins, Inc., Cedar Rapids, Iowa, is being awarded a $6,160,871 firm fixed price contract modification to provide for the KC-135 Global Air Traffic Management Program software and hardware that is being modified via Engineering Change Proposal 016 to update the transponders to Mode S Level 2 to meet Eurocontrol requirements. Total funds have been obligated. This work will be complete by February 2005. Solicitation began April 2004 and negotiations were completed June 2004. The Headquarters Oklahoma City Air Logistics Center, Tinker Air Force Base, Okla., is the contracting activity (F33657-98-C-0036, P00051).

ITT Industries, Cape Canaveral, Fla., is being awarded a $5,004,896 cost-plus award-fee contract modification to provide for equipment upgrades to the Vehicle Uplink System, systems at Pillar Point, which include new antennas, domes, and related pointing equipment located at Vandenberg AFB. Total funds have been obligated. This work will be complete by April 2007. The Headquarters Space and Missile Systems Center, Los Angeles Air Force Base, Calif., is the contracting activity (F04701-01-C-0001, P00178).

NAVY

Sealift, Inc., Oyster Bay, N.Y., is being awarded a $10,566,750 firm-fixed-price contract for the charter of the containership M/V Major Bernard Fisher to carry Air Force ammunition. The contract contains four one-year options, which if exercised, would bring the total cumulative value of this contract to $47,961,250. Work will be performed around the Diego Garcia area, and is expected to be completed September 2005. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. Contract funds are awarded subject to availability and will be obligated in FY05. This contract was procured as a small business set-aside with in excess of 10 proposals solicited and one technically acceptable offer received. The U.S. Navys Military Sealift Command, Washington, D.C., is the contracting authority (N00033-04-C-3302).

ARMY

Messer Construction Co.*, Dayton, Ohio, was awarded on June 17, 2004, a $9,305,000 firm-fixed-price contract for design and construction of a dormitory. Work will be performed at Wright Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, and is expected to be completed by Dec. 15, 2005. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were 208 bids solicited on Dec. 9, 2003, and 11 bids were received. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Louisville, Ky., is the contracting activity (W912QR-04-C-0013).

KP Sports Inc.*, Baltimore, Md., was awarded on June 16, 2004, a delivery order amount of $1,857,000 as part of a $12,000,000 firm-fixed-price contract for 125,000 sports bras. Work will be performed in Baltimore, Md., and is expected to be completed by June 21, 2006. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were an unknown number of bids solicited via the World Wide Web on May 18, 2004, and three bids were received. The U.S. Army Robert Morris Acquisition Center, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md., is the contracting activity (W91CRB-04-D-0020).

*small business