Titan Corp. Unidyne Group, Norfolk, Va., is being awarded a $26,401,635 firm-fixed-price contract for five Service Life Extension Program (SLEP) Landing Craft Air Cushion (LCAC) craft. The LCAC is an essential element within the current and future United States Navy/Marine Corp amphibious warfare triad that provides heavy lift capability. The LCAC SLEP will extend service life from twenty to thirty years. Modifications include repair/refurbishment of the hull, main engine upgrades, installation of a new skirt system and upgrades to the communication navigation systems. Work will be performed in Camp Pendleton, Calif. (80 percent) and Norfolk, Va.(20 percent), and is expected to be completed by August 2007. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The contact was competitively awarded and advertised via the Navy Electronic Commerce on Line website, with three offers received. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity.
Magneto Inductive Systems Limited USA (MISL USA), San Bernadino, Calif., is being awarded a ceiling cost $8,758,010 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for highly specialized engineering and design efforts in the performance of technology development and risk reduction phases of the Magneto-Inductive Signaling Device System (MISDS). The MISDS is a new system of hardware that will improve current capability to conduct precision demolition through all types of medium, from the very shallow water region to and including beach zones, where acoustic or radio signals cannot permeate. Work will be performed in Head Jeddore, Nova Scotia, Canada (60 percent) and San Bernardino, Calif. (40 percent), and is expected to be completed in April 2008. Contract funds in the amount of $3,000,000 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The contract was not competitively procured. The Naval Surface Warfare Center, Panama City, Fla., is the contracting activity (N61331-05-C-0027).
NAVMAR Applied Sciences Corp., Warminister, Pa., is being awarded a $6,405,259 ceiling-priced modification to a previously awarded indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract (N00421-03-D-0060) to exercise an option for engineering and technical support services for the development of improved and new avionics systems and subsystems for naval air platforms. The estimated level of effort for this option is 54,000 man-hours. Work will be performed in Lexington Park, Md., and is expected to be completed in April 2007. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, Patuxent River, Md. is the contracting activity.
Southampton Photonics, Los Gatos, Calif., is being awarded a $25,000,000 indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract to provide for the necessary materials, including any hardware, facilities, supplies, travel, labor, supplies, and services to perform/develop high power fiber master oscillator power amplifiers for directed energy applications research in accordance with the contractors statement of work for the Air Force Research Laboratory, Phillips Research Site, Directed Energy Directorate, Kirtland Air Force Base, N.M. At this time, $911,411 of the funds has been obligated. This work will be complete by April 2010. Solicitation began January 2005 and negotiations were completed March 2005. The Air Force Research Laboratory, Kirtland Air Force Base, N.M., is the contracting activity (FA9451-04-D-0179).
Lockheed Martin Corp., Sunnyvale, Calif., is being awarded a $20,100,000 cost-plus award-fee contract modification. This procurement will incorporate new launch schedules for Defense Metrological Satellite Program, Satellite F-19. The F-17 launch date will move from 31 May 2005 to 5 December 2005 and the F-19 launch date will move from May 31, 2009 to Oct. 31, 2009. No funds have been obligated. This work will be complete by December 2012. Negotiations were completed April 2005. The Headquarters Space and Missile Systems Center, Los Angeles Air Force Base, Calif., is the contracting activity (F04701-02-C-0003, P00045).
The Charles Stark Draper Laboratory Inc., Cambridge, Mass., is being awarded a $8,875,000 cost-plus fixed-fee contract. The company responded to the Broad Agency Announcement VS04-01, topic area 14, entitled Advanced Ballistic Missile Technologies. The contractors proposal is entitled Flexured Mass Accelerometer (FMA) Technology Development and demonstration, which seeks research to advance the state-of-the-art for strategic accelerometer technology. The objective of this acquisition is to develop a pre-System Development and Demonstration prototype of the Draper FMA with microwave readout that demonstrates strategic grade performance in relevant benign and hostile environments by the first quarters of FY08. In addition, the contractor will determine the feasibility of an optical readout as an alternative to the microwave readout that enables overall sizes reduction and benefits from compatibility with optical gyro technology. At this time, $3,000,000 of the funds has been obligated. This work will be complete by July 2008. Solicitation began December 2003 and negotiations were completed March 2005. The Air Force Research Laboratory, Kirtland Air Force Base, N.M., is the contracting activity (FA9453-05-C-0171).
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Lankford/Sysco Food Services Inc., Pocomoke City, Md., is being awarded a maximum $25,000,000 firm fixed price indefinite quantity contract for Prime Vendor Food and Beverage Support for the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard. Performance completion date is May 27, 2006. Proposals were submitted using DIBBS with four (4) responses. The contracting activity is the Defense Supply Center Richmond, Va. (SPM300-05-D-3126).
Rick Aviation Inc., Newport News, Va., * is being awarded a maximum $5,726,600 requirements type for JET A W/FSII for the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, and Federal Civilian Agencies. Performance completion date is March 31, 2009. Two (2) proposals were submitted with two (2) responses. The contracting activity is the Defense Energy Supply Center (DESC), Fort Belvoir, Va. (SP0600-05-D-0093).
* Small Business