Northrop Grumman Information Technology, Reston, Va., is being awarded a $49,000,000 indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract. The objective of this effort is to extend to the National Air Space Intelligence Center (NASICS) current automated threat database production system, consisting of the Automated Intelligence Production Support System, the Knowledge Pre-positioning System, virtual production, virtual intelligence product retrieval environment and NASIC metadata repository. The Air Force can issue delivery orders totaling up to the maximum amount indicated above, although actual requirements may necessitate less than this amount. The location of performance is Northrop Grumman Information Technology, Fairborn, Ohio. At this time, $554,000 of the funds has been obligated. This work will be complete by August 2010. Solicitation began May 2005 and negotiations were completed August 2005. The Air Force Research Laboratory, Rome, N.Y., is the contracting activity (FA8750-05-D-0281).
Quantic Industries, Inc., dba Pacific Scientific EMC Hollister Operations, Hollister, Calif., is being awarded a maximum $23,499,060 firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for fuze components. This procurement is for the M1134A4 electric fuze, the actuator for the M58 and M59 series linear demolition charges. It contains a uniquely designed safe and arm mechanism required of all Navy approved munitions. Work will be performed in Hollister, Calif., and is expected to be completed by April 2010. 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 Surface Warfare Center, Crane Division, Crane, Ind., is the contracting activity. (N00164-05-D-4305)
Litton Systems, Inc., Navigation Systems Div., Woodland Hills, Calif., is being awarded an $11,250,000 firm-fixed-price contract for the procurement of five AN/UPX-24(V) interrogator sets for the Navy; 70 control indicators for the Navy (64) and the government of Japan (6); 16 retrofit kits for the Navy (12) and the government of Japan (4); and one installation and checkout spare for the government of Japan. The AN/UPX-24(V) interrogator set is one of two major subsystems that provide a centralized identification system for fleet tactical ships. Work will be performed in San Diego, Calif. (90 percent) and Woodland Hills, Calif. (10 percent), and is expected to be completed in November 2007. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract combines purchases for the Navy ($9,821,385; 87.3 percent); and for the government of Japan ($1,428,615; 12.7 percent) under the Foreign Military Sales Program. This contract was not competitively procured. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity (N00019-05-C-0074).
Lockheed Martin Corp., Maritime Systems & Sensors, Riviera Beach, Fla., is being awarded a $10,550,686 cost type modification to previously awarded contract (N00024-03-C-6308) for the integration of the Littoral Precision Underwater Mapping Array (LPUMA) sensor into the Advanced Development Unmanned Undersea Vehicle (ADUUV). The integration of the LPUMA sensor into the ADUUV will provide an asset more suitable for use in fleet exercises and experiments, as well as for future Navy Unmanned Undersea Vehicle risk reduction efforts. Work will be performed in Riviera Beach, Fla., and is expected to be completed by September 2007. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity.
The Boeing Co., St. Louis, Mo., is being awarded an estimated value $6,354,009 modification to a previously awarded cost-plus-award-fee contract (N00019-04-C-0005) to develop, integrate, test and deliver 13 mission planning interface for the EA-18G aircraft. Work will be performed in Melbourne, Fla. (79 percent) and St. Louis, Mo. (21 percent), and is expected to be completed in August 2008. 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.