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No: 1186-05
November 15, 2005



Newport News Shipbuilding and Drydock Co., Newport News, Va., is being awarded a $558,661,410 cost-type modification to exercise an option under previously awarded contract (N00024-04-C-2118) for continuation of CVN 21 design effort; long lead time material procurement and non-nuclear advance construction; system development, engineering services, and feasibility studies for the future aircraft carrier program. Work will be performed at Newport News, Va. (92 percent) and Groton, Conn. (8 percent), and is expected to be completed by December 2006. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington Navy Yard, D.C., is the contracting activity.

The Charles Stark Draper Laboratory (CSDL), Cambridge, Mass., will be awarded a $130,574,858 cost-plus-incentive-fee, cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to encompass the following efforts: for providing tactical engineering support (TES) for the U.S. and U.K. MK-6 Guidance System and Guidance System Test Equipment for the TRIDENT II (D-5) missile system. CSDL will also provide tactical engineering support for investigation, evaluation, and development of Strategic Programs Alteration (SPALT) plans and/or special studies for the MK-6 Guidance System. The Guidance Applications Support effort includes development of a computer based Integrated Engineering Environment (IEE) and development of an open-architecture Strategic Inertial Guidance Hardware Technology Synthesizer supporting the evaluation of replacement guidance technologies; engineering studies addressing specific features of current instruments and alternate technologies for accelerometer and gyro scope technology; and to monitor radiation-hardened electronics technology. CSDL will subcontract to the following companies: Dynamics Research Corp. (DRC), Andover Mass., to maintain and operate the centralized engineering database for the MK-6 guidance system and performing various product improvement tasks related to the MK-6 guidance system test equipment; General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems (GDAIS), Pittsfield Mass., to provide field-engineering support at Strategic Weapons Facility Atlantic and Strategic Weapons Facility Pacific; Raytheon Company, Electronics Systems Division, El Segundo, Calif., to provide test equipment maintenance and support, fleet support, stellar camera development, and electronic factory support; Honeywell International, Inc., Clearwater, Fla., to provide storage assessment testing on TRIDENT guidance systems inertial instruments; and Litton Systems, Inc., Woodland Hills, Calif., to provide for the development of the alternate pendulous integrating accelerometer. Work will e performed in Cambridge, Mass., and is expected to be completed September 2006. Contract funds in the amount of $73,739,955 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The contract was not competitively procured. The Navys Strategic Systems Programs, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity (N000-30-06-C-0003).

Raytheon Technical Services Co., Indianapolis, Ind., is being awarded a $70,244,063 modification to a previously awarded firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract (N00421-02-D-3073) to exercise an option for systems engineering, software engineering, technical, manufacturing, life cycle, and facilities support for various Naval Air Systems Command program offices. Work will be performed in Indianapolis, Ind., and is expected to be completed in January 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.

Delphinus Engineering, Inc., Eddystone, Penn., is being awarded a $49,900,000 cost-plus-fixed-fee requirements contract for installation of shipboard physical security equipment aboard Military Sealift Command and U.S. Navy ships. The Shipboard Security Module (SSM) provides Military Sealift Command mariners with an integrated physical security system. The SSM is an event-based security system that provides the watch stander a suite of security assessment tools. These tools provide advanced surveillance capabilities to assess and respond to attempts of piracy/boarding. The SSM system components include: computer-based Hull Perimeter Lighting actuation, digital networked real-time and recorded video, Intrusion Detection System, and Audible Warning System. Work will be performed in Norfolk, Va. (30 percent); Charleston, S.C. (20 percent); Violet, La. (10 percent); San Diego, Calif. (10 percent); Philadelphia, Pa. (5 percent); Boston, Mass. (5 percent); Mobile, Ala. (5 percent); Portland, Ore. (5 percent); Jacksonville, Fla. (5 percent); other activities (5 percent); and is expected to be complete by December 2009. Contract funds in the amount of $49,900,000, will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The contract was competitively procured and advertised via the Internet, with 10 offers received. The Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane Division, Crane, Indiana, is the contracting activity. (N00164-06-D-4421)

Advanced Technology Institute, North Charleston, S.C., is being awarded a $10,000,000 cost-plus-fixed fee, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for research and development (R&D) in support of the Next Generation Manufacturing Technologies program. Tasking will include basic R&D to address the common requirements of government agencies and U. S. Industry to accelerate development and implementation of next generation manufacturing technologies. The program will be directed at advancing the state-of-the-art and increasing knowledge and understanding in the following focus areas: develop a strategic investment plan for manufacturing; implement a national strategic investment plan; and transition manufacturing technology. Work will be performed in North Charleston, S.C., and is expected to be completed by November 2007. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The contract was not competitively procured. The Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane Division, Crane Ind., is the contracting activity (N00164-06-D-6655).


Mansfield Oil Co., Gainsville, Ga., is being awarded a maximum $5,389,301 fixed price with economic price adjustment contract for diesel fuel low sulfur #2, gasoline regular unleaded, fuel oil burner #1, and regular unleaded. Using services are Army and federal civilian agencies. Other locations of performance are Ind., and District of Columbia. This is a five-year contract. Proposals were Web-solicited and 43 responded. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. Performance completion date is July 31, 2010. The contracting activity is the Defense Energy Support Center (DESC), Fort Belvoir, Va. (SP0600-05-D-4057).

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