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No: 638-04
July 06, 2004

CONTRACTS

AIR FORCE

General Atomics-Aeronautical Systems, San Diego, Calif., is being awarded a $36,940,499 fixed price incentive firm contract to provide for four MQ-9A Air Vehicles. At this time, $27,705, 374 of the funds have been obligated. This work will be complete by December 2006. Solicitation began March 2004 and negotiations were completed July 2004. Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (F33657-02-G-4035).

Boeing Aerospace Operations, Oklahoma City, Okla., is being awarded a $6,709,807 cost-plus incentive-fee contract modification. This contract modification is for the definitization of and Undefinitized Contractual Action (UCA) issued on January 2004 for the acquisition of long lead material and associated non-recurring engineering related to Supportability and Infrastructure Upgrades (SIU) Phase II efforts for one VC-25A aircraft. The SIU Phase II effort will replace aging and obsolete analog audio/video distribution, cabin management, and passenger services systems to digital systems, and provide on demand audio/video as well as provide quieter/cooler lighting in parts of the aircraft. The VC-25A presently consists of two specially modified Boeing Commercial 747-200 aircraft. Locations of performance are: Boeing Aerospace Operations, Midwest City, Okla. 33 percent and Thales Avionics, Irvine, Calif (67 percent). Total funds have been obligated. This work will be complete by October 2005. Negotiations were completed June 2004. The Headquarters Oklahoma City Air Logistics Center, Tinker Air Force Base, Okla., is the contracting activity (F34601-02C-0003, PZ0080).

ARMY

Alliant Lake City Small Caliber Ammunition Co. L.L.C., Independence, Mo., was awarded on July 1, 2004, a delivery order amount of $7,900,000 as part of a $36,083,478 firm-fixed-price contract for an increase in capacity from 1.2B to 1.5B rounds per year and to modernize the Lake City facility. Work will be performed in Independence, Mo., and is expected to be completed by June 30, 2006. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This was a sole source contract initiated on June 30, 2004. The U.S. Army Field Support Command, Rock Island, Ill., is the contracting activity (DAAA09-99-D-0016).

American Ordnance, Milan, Tenn., was awarded on July 2, 2004, a $7,965,043 firm-fixed-price contract for loading, assembling, and packing of charge, demolition, linear M58A4. Work will be performed in Milan, Tenn., and is expected to be completed by April 31, 2006. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This was a sole source contract initiated on Feb. 5, 2004. The U.S. Army Field Support Command, Rock Island, Ill., is the contracting activity (DAAA09-98-G-0011).

American Ordnance, Milan, Tenn., was awarded on July 2, 2004, a $5,574,132 firm-fixed-price contract for loading, assembling, and packing of charge, inert, linear M68A4. Work will be performed in Milan, Tenn., and is expected to be completed by April 31, 2006. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This was a sole source contract initiated on Feb. 5, 2004. The U.S. Army Field Support Command, Rock Island, Ill., is the contracting activity (DAAA09-98-G-0011).

Weston Solutions, West Chester, Pa., was awarded on July 1, 2004, a delivery order amount of $500,000 as part of a $76,978,598 firm-fixed-price contract for Base Environmental Support. Work will be performed at Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md., and is expected to be completed by May 31, 2009. 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 Jan. 29, 2004, and three bids were received. The U.S. Army Contracting Agency, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md., is the contracting activity (W91ZLK-04-D-0014).

General Physics, Elkridge, Md., was awarded on July 1, 2004, a delivery order amount of $500,000 as part of a $73,333,174 firm-fixed-price contract for Base Environmental Support. Work will be performed at Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md., and is expected to be completed by May 31, 2009. 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 Jan. 29, 2004, and three bids were received. The U.S. Army Contracting Agency, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md., is the contracting activity (W91ZLK-04-D-0013).

EA Engineering, Science and Technology*, Sparks, Md., was awarded on July 1, 2004, a delivery order amount of $500,000 as part of a $73,292,629 firm-fixed-price contract for Base Environmental Support. Work will be performed at Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md., and is expected to be completed by May 31, 2009. 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 Jan. 29, 2004, and three bids were received. The U.S. Army Contracting Agency, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md., is the contracting activity (W91ZLK-04-D-0015).

Netfires L.L.C., Grand Prairie, Texas, was awarded on July 2, 2004, a $299,813 increment as part of a $44,829,975 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for a Technology Program for the Non-Line of Sight Launch System Precision Attack Missile, the Loitering Attack Missile, and the Container/Launch Unit. Work will be performed in Grand Prairie, Texas (50 percent) and Tucson, Ariz. (50 percent), and is expected to be completed by Sept. 30, 2007. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This was a sole source contract initiated on April 26, 2004. The U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command, Redstone Arsenal, is the contracting activity (W31P4Q-04-C-R192).

DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY

Labatt Food Service Inc., San Antonio, Texas, is being awarded a $16,797,740 firm fixed price with indefinite delivery/quantity type of contract for full line food distribution for the U.S. Army and the U.S. Air Force. Performance completion date is expected to be in July 13, 2005. Contract funds will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were 42 proposal solicitations and three responded. The contracting activity is the Defense Supply Center Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pa. (SPM300-04-D-2086).

Metals USA i-Solutions Group, Fort Washington, Pa., is being awarded a $14,000,000 fixed price with economic price adjustment and indefinite delivery/quantity type of contract for prime vendor for metals and metal products for the U.S. military services and federal civilian agencies. This contract has a two-year base with three one-year options. Work will also be performed in Langhorne, Pa. Performance completion date is expected to be in July 6, 2006. Contract funds will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were 63 proposal solicitations and three responded. The contracting activity is the Defense Supply Center Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pa. (SP0500-04-D-BP18).

NAVY

Advanced Technology & Research Corp, Burtonsville, Md., is being awarded a $15,017,636 ceiling cost-plus fixed-fee completion, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for research & development technical, engineering and analytical support services in the program areas of Continuous Rod Warhead, Assault Breaching Systems, Thermobaric Warhead and Evolved Sea Sparrow. The task areas include the following: weapon shipboard systems, weapons effects tests, submarine and surfaces survivability, warheads, energetic-material devices and delivery systems, design/analyze and optimize projectiles, evaluate performance of explosives and other energetic materials. Work will be performed in Carderock, Md., Dalhgren, Va., and Indian Head, Md., and is expected to be completed by July 2009. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The contract was competitively procured and advertised on the Internet, with one offer received. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Indian Head Division, Indian Head, Md., is the contracting activity (N00174-04-D-0012).

Archangel Systems Inc., Auburn, Ala., is being awarded a $10,000,000 ceiling, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, cost-plus-fixed-fee contract with a contract ceiling of for research and development of Micro-Electro Mechanical System (MEMS) Annular Rotating Sensor (MARS) gun hardening. The MARS Gun Hardening program was initiated to further design, develop, produce and validate the sensor. Gun-hardening means that the sensor has to survive and operate after it has been fired from a gun. It will enable conversion from Global Positioning System (GPS) aided navigation systems to systems which can accurately function even when GPS is unavailable or jammed -- technology needed for emerging projects in precision long-range hypersonic projectiles. The contract is for a Phase III Small Business Innovative Research effort that will support and provide enhancements and improvements to the materials developed under the previous contracts, and continue to expand the technology to a more usable form that can become an integral part of ongoing Naval development efforts. Work will be performed in Auburn, Ala., and is expected to be completed by June 2009. Contract funds in the amount of $2,400,000 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The contract was not competitively awarded. The Naval Surface Warfare Center, Dahlgren Division, Dahlgren, Va., is the contracting activity (N00178-04-D-1036).

Synergy Microsystems Inc., San Diego, Calif. is being awarded a not-to exceed $7,736,000 modification to a previously awarded firm-fixed-priced contract (N00421-03-D-0043) to exercise an option for the procurement of up to 900 VME Single Board Computer Processor Boards and Accessories to support the C-12673/UPX Control Indicator and AN/UPX-36 (V) Central Identification Friend or Foe Project. Work will be performed in San Diego, Calif., and is expected to be completed in July 2005. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, St. Inigoes, Md. is the contracting activity.

Communications Technologies Inc., (COMTek), Norfolk, Va., is being awarded a $7,696,875 firm-fixed-price contract for the acquisition of academic and simulator training for the C-9B aircraft. The training courses to be provided are C-9B Pilot Initial Training, C-9B Pilot Recurrent Training, C-9B Crew Chief Initial Training, C-9B Crew Chief Recurrent Training and Pilot Aircraft Commander Upgrade Training. In addition, the C-9B CACT Pilot and Crew Chief Training program requires classroom (academic and practical) training, which includes a C-9B FAA level D simulator. Work will be performed in Centennial, Colo., and is expected to be completed in October 2005. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured via a request for proposal and 2 offers were received. The Naval Air Systems Command, Training Systems Division, Orlando, Fla., is the contracting activity (N61339-04-C-0077).

*Small Business