United Defense L.P., York, Pa., was awarded on Aug. 6, 2004, a $42,857,373 increment as part of a $1,090,870,179 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for repair of 131 Bradley Operation Desert Storm Vehicles. Work will be performed in York, Pa. (83 percent), Aiken, S.C. (5 percent), San Jose, Calif. (8 percent), and Fayette, Pa. (4 percent), and is expected to be completed by Jan. 31, 2007. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This was a sole source contract initiated on April 2, 2004. The U.S. Army Tank-Automotive and Armaments Command, Warren, Mich., is the contracting activity (DAAE07-01-C-M016).
Rosenbauer America L.L.C.*, Lyons, S.D., was awarded on Aug. 6, 2004, a delivery order amount of $844,127 as part of an $8,530,365 firm-fixed-price contract for two fire trucks. Work will be performed in Lyons, S.D., and is expected to be completed by Aug. 6, 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 13, 2004, and three bids were received. The U.S. Army Tank-Automotive and Armaments Command, Warren, Mich., is the contracting activity (W56HZV-04-D-B045).
Sikorsky Aircraft Corp., Stratford, Conn., is being awarded a $12,308,728 firm-fixed-price advance acquisition contract for long lead material and effort associated with the production and delivery of eight Low Rate Initial Production MH-60R Multi-Mission helicopter air vehicles. Work will be performed in Stratford, Conn., and is expected to be completed in March 2005. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md. is the contracting activity (N00019-04-C-0115).
McDonnell Douglas Corp., a wholly owned subsidiary of The Boeing Co., is being awarded an $8,041,992 modification to definitize a previously awarded letter contract (N00019-04-C-0023) to a firm-fixed-price contract. In addition, this modification provides for the low rate initial production of 42 advanced multi-purpose displays in the 8 x 10 configuration for the F/A-18F aircraft. Work will be performed in Albuquerque, N.M. (86 percent) and St. Louis, Mo. (14 percent), and is expected to be completed in July 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.
L-3 Communications Electron Devices, San Carlos, Ca., is being awarded a $5,934,000 firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for repairs and production of AN/APS-116/137 output traveling wave tubes used in conjunction with the AN/APS-116/137 radar. The AN/APS-116/137 is used in support of the X-Band sea surveillance-anti submarine warfare radar used in S-3 and P-3 aircrafts. Work will be performed in San Carlos, Texas, and is expected to be completed by August 2009. The contract was competitively awarded and advertised on the Internet, with two offers received. Contract funds in the amount of $505,250 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane Division, Crane, Ind., is the contracting activity (N00164-04-D-8908).
ITT Industries, Colorado Springs, Colo., is being awarded a $5,351,972 cost-plus award-fee contract modification to provide for System Engineering and Sustainment Integrator (SENSOR) to integrate system engineering and sustainment of ground-based missile warning, missile defense, and space surveillance sensors. The SENSOR systems currently include ground-based radars and optical systems controlled and operated by United States Strategic Command and Air Force Space Command. This modification executes Implementation Planning and System Requirements Definition Phase of the Eglin AN/FPS-85 radar System Life Extension Program (SLEP). The contractor will include the development of a performance based system specification that is based on the Eglin Operational Requirement Document and which includes the performance requirements for the Eglin radar and its operation as an integral part of the Space Surveillance Network. The requirements analyses and specification development for the Eglin SLEP during Phase One and to design, build, field and test the actual SLEP radar during Phase Two. Phase 1, which is being incorporated into the contract and funded with this modification, is to develop a formal proposal that will define the estimated costs, processes, required resources and personnel required to delivery all hardware, software, training and documentation to ensure the Eglin Radar SLEP meets the 15 December 2004 deadline for the start of the system deployment phase. At this time, $1,606,810 of the funds has been obligated. This work will be complete by December 2004. Negotiations were completed June 2004. The Electronics Systems Center Detachment 5, Peterson Air Force Base, Colo., is the contracting activity (F19628-02-C-0010, P00058).