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No: 108-05
January 31, 2005

CONTRACTS

AIR FORCE

The Boeing Satellite Systems, El Segundo, Calif., is being awarded a $41,900,000 contract modification to provide for and eight-month stretch out to the transformational satellite communications system definition/risk reduction phase due to funding reduction to fiscal years 2005 and 2006. Fiscal year 2005 funding was reduced by $90 million from $202 million to $112 million (45 percent). Fiscal year 2006 funding was increased by $50 million (25 percent) from $200 million to $250 million. A replan to the contract was conducted which accommodates the funding reduction and also incorporates development of information assurance products for transmission security and telemetry tracking and command crypto. The transformational communications satellite system will provide unprecedented satellite communications with internet-like capability that extends the global information grid to deployed/mobile users worldwide and deliver an order of magnitude increase in capacity. At this time, $4,000,000 of the funds has been obligated. This work will be complete December 2006. The Space and Missile Systems Center, Los Angeles Air Force Base, Calif., is the contracting activity (FA880804-C-0022, P00008).

The Boeing-LTS, Inc., Albuquerque, N.M is being awarded a $25,000,000 indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract to provide the necessary materials, including any hardware, facilities, supplies, travel, labor, supplies, and services to perform laser development engineering and research applications in accordance with the contractors statement of work dated Jan. 4, 2005 for the Air Force Research Laboratory Directed Energy Directorate, Kirtland Air Force Base, N.M. At this time, $1,175,000 of the funds has been obligated. Further funds will be obligated as individual delivery orders are issued. This work will be complete May 2010. Solicitations began July 2004 and negotiations were complete November 2004. The Air Force Research Laboratory, Kirtland Air Force Base, N.M., is the contracting activity (FA9451-04-D-0402).

Northrop Grumman Systems Corp., Integrated Systems Air Combat Systems, San Diego, Calif., is being awarded a $6,334,279 contract modification to provide for the operation of the Global Hawk system in a forward theater of operations for a classified length of time, which includes personnel, equipment, logistics and communications support. Total funds have been obligated. This work will be complete by April 2005. The Aeronautical Systems Center, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (F33657-03-G-4306 0016).

Madison Research Corp., Huntsville, Ala., is being awarded an estimated $5,813,775 labor hour, cost reimbursement contract to provide for all labors necessary to supplement organic resources for equipment repair at Warner Robins Air Logistics Center. Total funds have been obligated. This work will be complete by September 2005. Solicitations began and negotiations began January 2005. The 78th Contracting Squadron, Robins Air Force base, Ga., is the contracting activity (FA8501-05-F-0012).

NAVY

L-3 Communications Vertex Aerospace LLC, Madison, Miss., is being awarded an estimate value $22,827,030 modification to a previously awarded firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery requirements contract (N00019-99-D-1625) to provide additional logistics support for approximately 121 TH-57B/TH-57C aircraft based at the Naval Air Station (NAS) Whiting Field, Fla., and two TH-57C aircraft based at the NAS Patuxent River, Md. Work will be performed in Whiting Field, Fla. (99 percent) and Patuxent River, Md. (1 percent), and is expected to be completed in September 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.

Vericor Power Systems, Inc., Alpharetta, Georgia, is being awarded a $5,273,400 priced order under a previously awarded basic ordering agreement (N00104-00-G-A118) for the conversion of four NSN 2S 2835-01-0166 P2, ETF40B Marine Gas Turbine Engines. Work will be performed in Alpharetta, Ga., and is expected to be completed by March 2006.

Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured. The Naval Inventory Control Point, Mechanicsburg, Pa., is the contracting activity (Order 0069).

G&B Solutions, McLean, Va. (N00421-05-D-0018); L.F. Harris & Associates, Certified Public Accountants, Orlando, Fla. (N00421-05-D-0019); Acuity Consulting, Incorporated, Alexandria, Va. (N00421-05-D-0020); Owusu & Company, Washington, DC (N00421-05-D-0021); Gardiner, Kamya & Associates, Washington, DC (N00421-05-D-0022); Morgan Franklin, Herdon, Va. (N00421-05-D-0023); Deloitte & Touche Limited Liability Partnership, Washington, DC (N00421-05-D-0024); PricewaterhouseCoopers, Washington, DC (N00421-05-D-0025); Grant Thornton, Alexandria, Va. (N00421-05-D-0026); Ernst & Young, Washington, DC (N00421-05-D-0027); Kearney & Company, P.C, Alexandria, Va. (N00421-05-D-0028); KPMG (N00421-05-D-0029); Reznick, Fedder & Silverman, Certified Public Accountants, Bethesda, Md. (N00421-05-D-0030); Urbach, Kahn & Werlin, Limited Liability Partnership, Washington, DC (N00421-05-D-0031); McConnell, Jones, Lanier & Murphy, Limited Liability Partnership, Houston, Texas (N00421-05-D-0032); Regis & Associates, Washington, DC (N00421-05-D-0033); Brown & Company, Largo, Md. (N00421-05-D-0034); William Adley & Company, Limited Liability Partnership, Washington, DC (N00421-05-D-0035); Walker & Company, Limited Liability Partnership, Washington, DC (N00421-05-D-0036); and Cotton & Company, Limited Liability Partnership, Alexandria, Va. (N00421-05-D-0037) are each being awarded an indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity multiple award contract for the procurement of professional auditing services in support of the Office of Inspector General Department of Defense (OIG DOD). Each Contractor will be obligated $10,000 at time of award. This acquisition is structured using a lot reservations system, Lot I -HUBZone/8(a)/ Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) reservation, Lot II - small business reservation and Lot III unrestricted. Under this multiple award contract, each contractor will be provided a fair opportunity to compete for individual task orders. Of the twenty contracts awarded, six awardees are covered under Lot I (HUBZone, 8(a) and SDVOSB), five awardees are covered under Lot II (small business) and nine are covered under Lot III (unrestricted). A ceiling of $977,500,000 over a three-year ordering period exists for these three lots. The place of performance will be identified under the individual task orders and is expected to be completed in January 2008. This contract was solicited under a multiple award solicitation with multiple award provisions; 49 offers were received. Contract funds in the amount of $200,000 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, Patuxent River, MD is the contracting activity (N00421-05-D-0018 through N00421-05-D-0037 respectively).

ARMY

Northrop Grumman Information Technology, McLean, Va., was awarded on Jan. 31, 2005, an $18,275,235 increment as part of a $46,986,220 cost-plus-award-fee contract for operation and maintenance of the High Energy Laser systems test facility. Work will be performed at White Sands Missile Range, N.M., and is expected to be completed by Jan. 31, 2010. 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 April 5, 2004, and three bids were received. The U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command, Huntsville, Ala., is the contracting activity (W9113M-05-C-0003).

Lockheed Martin Corp., Grand Prairie, Texas, was awarded on Jan. 28, 2005, a $12,750,000 modification to a cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for system development and demonstration of unitary acceleration. Work will be performed in Grand Prairie, Texas (65 percent) and East Camden, Ark. (35 percent), and is expected to be completed by May 31, 2006. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This was a sole source contract initiated on Nov. 28, 2003. The U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command, Redstone Arsenal, Ala., is the contracting activity (DAAH01-03-C-0171).

Great Lakes Dredge and Dock Co., Oak Brook, Ill., was awarded on Jan. 28, 2005, a $7,982,480 firm-fixed-price contract for shore protection and beach renourishment. Work will be performed in Martin, Fla., and is expected to be completed by April 30, 2005. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were 27 bids solicited on Nov. 29, 2004, and three bids were received. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Jacksonville, Fla., is the contracting activity (W912EP-05-C-0006).

Hunter Manufacturing Co., Solon, Ohio, was awarded on Jan. 31, 2005, a delivery order amount of $620,240 as part of an $11,352,423 firm-fixed-price contract for 40 M93 gas particulate filter units. Work will be performed in Solon, Ohio, and is expected to be completed by Dec. 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 Oct. 19, 2004, and one bid was received. The U.S. Army Tank-Automotive and Armaments Command, Rock Island, Ill., is the contracting activity (W52H09-05-D-0037).

Kiewit Pacific Co., Vancouver, Wash., was awarded on Jan. 28, 2005, a $100,000 increment as part of a $7,219,050 firm-fixed-price contract for replacement and upgrade of the Kake Dam. Work will be performed in Kake, Alaska, and is expected to be completed by April 30, 2007. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were 25 bids solicited on Aug. 27, 2004, and three bids were received. The U.S. Army Engineer District, Elmendorf, Alaska, is the contracting activity (W911KB-05-C-0005).

DEFENSE ADVANCED RESEARCH PROJECTS AGENCY

Raytheon, Falls Church, Va., is being awarded a $6,518,197 modification to a previously awarded other transaction for prototypes agreement to initiate the transfer of the Future Combat Systems communications technology effort to the Stryker Brigade Combat Team to support Stryker vehicle technology upgrades, integration, test and demonstration. Work will be performed in Falls Church, Va., and will be completed in October 2005. Funds will expire at the end of this fiscal year. The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency is the contracting activity (MDA972-01-9-0022, P00017).