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No: 146-05
February 10, 2005

CONTRACTS

NAVY

Raytheons Network Centric Systems, St. Petersburg, Fla., is being awarded a $31,980,833 firm-fixed-price contract for the FY 2005 production of the Cooperative Engagement Capability (CEC) program. Requirements provided will be four USG-2 shipboard CEC systems; an associated Installation and Check Out spare kit; two USG-3 airborne CEC systems and associated data. CEC is a sensor netting system that significantly improves battle force anti-air warfare capability by extracting and distributing sensor-derived information to participating CEC units, from a main superset. Work will be performed in Largo, Fla. (55 percent); St. Petersburg, Fla. (31 percent); Dallas, Texas (9 percent); McKinney, Texas (4 percent); El Segundo, Calif. (1 percent), and is expected to be completed in June 2007. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The contract was not competitively procured. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity. (N00024-05-C-5101)

Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pa., was awarded on Feb. 7, 2005, a $26,433,460 cost-plus-incentive-fee contract for System Development and Demonstration (SDD) of the Gladiator Tactical Unmanned Ground Vehicle (TUGV). The initial increment of funds being obligated is $12,400,000. The effort will include design, development and delivery of six tactical unmanned ground vehicles, armor samples and associated data. Work will be performed in Pittsburgh, Pa., and is expected to be completed by July 2007. Contract funds will not expire by the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured, with two proposals solicited and two offers received. The Marine Corps Systems Command, Quantico, Va., is the contracting activity (M67854-05-C-1030).

Alliant Techsystems Inc., Anoka, Minn., is being awarded an estimated $23,553,409 firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for MK 244 Mod 0, Armor Piercing Discarding Sabot 20mm Cartridges. These are electric-primed 20mm cartridges designed to function in the M61A1 20mm machine gun mounted into the shipboard Phalanx Close-In Weapons System. This cartridge is referred to as the Enhanced Lethality Cartridge as it contains a heavier projectile and inflicts more damage to the target than the precursor to this round, the MK149 Mod 4. Work will be performed in Independence, Mo., and is expected to be completed by February 2010. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured and advertised via the Internet, with three proposals solicited and two offers received. The Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane Division, Crane, Ind., is the contracting activity (N00164-05-D-4217).

General Dynamics Decision Systems, Scottsdale, Ariz., is being awarded a $13,381,665 modification to previously awarded contract (M67854-02-C-2052) for the Unit Operations Center (UOC) program which includes the procurement of 16 production units, development of engineering upgrades to the UOC, implementation of engineering upgrades to a Software Integration Facility, and engineering services. Work will be performed in Scottsdale, Ariz., and is expected to be completed May 2006. Contract funds in the amount of $11,000 will expire by the end of the current fiscal year. The Marine Corps Systems Command, Quantico, Va., is the contracting activity (Mod P00050).

ARMY

AM General L.L.C., South Bend, Ind., was awarded on Feb. 9, 2005, a $14,802,819 modification to a firm-fixed-price contract for 182 M1114 High Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicles Chassis. Work will be performed in Mishawaka, Ind., and is expected to be completed by Dec. 31, 2007. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This was a sole source contract initiated on July 17, 2000. The U.S. Army Tank-Automotive and Armaments Command, Warren, Mich., is the contracting activity (DAAE07-01-C-S001).

Dimensions International Inc., Alexandria, Va., was awarded on Feb. 7, 2005, a delivery order amount of $8,746,942 as part of a $26,965,393 time and material contract for Light Tactical Vehicle Total Package Fielding for the Family of Light Tactical Vehicles. Work will be performed at Fort Campbell, Tenn. (29.5 percent), Fort Carson, Colo. (5.7 percent), Fort Drum, N.Y. (21.3 percent), Fort Hood, Texas (20.8 percent), Fort Lewis, Wash. (4.9 percent), Fort Polk, La. (1.1 percent), Schofield Barracks, Hawaii (5.5 percent), and Balad, Iraq (11.2 percent), and is expected to be completed by Oct. 11, 2007. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were six bids solicited on Jan. 20, 2005, and two bids were received. The U.S. Army Tank-Automotive and Armaments Command, Warren, Mich., is the contracting activity (DAAE07-98-D-T061).

AeroVironment Corp.*, Monrovia, Calif., was awarded on Feb. 8, 2005, a $7,900,000 modification to a firm-fixed-price and cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for Contractor Logistics Support to RESET 170 RAVEN Small Unmanned Aerial Vehicles. Work will be performed in Simi Valley, Calif., and is expected to be completed by Oct. 5, 2005. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This was a sole source contract initiated on Jan. 19, 2005. The U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command, Redstone Arsenal, Ala., is the contracting activity (W58RGZ-04-C-0025).

M.E.S. Inc.*, Brooklyn, N.Y., was awarded on Feb. 9, 2005, a $7,213,000 firm-fixed-price contract for an Explosive Research and Development Loading Facility. Work will be performed at Picatinny Arsenal, N.J., and is expected to be completed by Feb. 9 2007. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were 21 bids solicited on Nov. 18, 2004, and four bids were received. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New York, N.Y., is the contracting activity (W912DS-05-C-0006).

Houston Drive Train*, Houston, Texas, was awarded on Feb. 7, 2005, a delivery order amount of $999,451 as part of a $5,253,442 firm-fixed-price contract for Axle Assemblies with Drums and Hubs for the M939 Trucks. Work will be performed in Kenton, Ohio, and is expected to be completed by June 30, 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 Nov. 19, 2004, and three bids were received. The U.S. Army Tank-Automotive and Armaments Command, Warren, Mich., is the contracting activity (W56HZV-05-D-0111).

AIR FORCE

Raytheon Missile Systems, Tucson, Ariz., is being awarded a $10,490,029 firm fixed price contract to provide for Guided Bomb Unit-28C/B (BLU-122) guidance control units and tail kits, quantity of 71. The Guided Bomb Unit-28C/B, also known as BLU-122 or Enhanced Paveway III, provides the Air Force with an improved aerial delivery capability for the 5000 Pound BLU-113 P3I warhead. The Guided Bomb Unit-28C/B possesses a Global Positioning System aided laser guidance capability with improved lethality, survivability, and penetration over the Previously produced Guided Bomb Unit-28B/B weapons system. Total funds have been obligated. This work will be complete by May 2006. Solicitation began July 2004 and negotiations were completed January 2005. The Air Armament Center, Eglin Air Force Base, Fla., is the contracting activity (FA8681-05-C-0075).

General Atomics-Aeronautical Systems, San Diego, Calif., is being awarded a $8,285,431 cost-plus fixed-fee contract to provide services necessary to perform Predator Organizational Maintenance for: aircraft, Ground Control Stations, and Predator Primary Satellite Links. The contractors also shall be responsible for Launch and Recovery Elements including contract aircrew for forward deployed operations. The contractor will be responsible for program management and providing support, following the basic requirements of AFI 21-101. The principle place of performance is Indian Springs Air Force Auziliary Field, Nev. as well as various worldwide locations. Other locations of performance are General Atomics-Aeronautical San Diego, Calif., and the Indian Springs Auxiallary Airfield, Nev. Total funds have been obligated. This work will be complete by March 2006. Solicitation began June 2004 and negotiations were completed January 2005. The Air Combat Command Contracting Squadron, Langley Air Force Base, Va., is the contracting activity (FA4890-05-C-0001).

Global Infotek, Reston, Va., is being awarded a $6,923,599 cost-plus fixed-fee contract. The objective of this effort is to develop COORDINATORs software. An intelligent computational system to help fielded human units to adapt their mission plans online in response to change. At this time, $2,109,000 of the funds has been obligated. This work will be complete by February 2009. Solicitation began June 2004. The Air Force Research Laboratory, Rome, N.Y., is the contracting activity (FA8750-05-C-0034).

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