General Dynamics Decision Systems, Scottsdale, Arizona, is being awarded $72,513,913 for Modification P00067 under previously awarded contract (M67854-02-C-2052) for the Unit Operations Center (UOC) program. The UOC is an integrated, mobile, command and control center consisting of shelter, power, cabling, processing systems, and trailers. This modification includes recurring engineering change costs for (10) UOCs and an option exercise for (50) UOCs. This contract was priced on a competitive solicitation. The engineering change is within contract scope. There were four offerors. Work will be performed in Scottsdale, Ariz., and is expected to be completed by June 2007. Contract funds will not expire by the end of the current fiscal year. The Marine Corps Systems Command, Quantico, Va., is the contracting activity.
Northrop Grumman Systems Corp., Naval and Marine Systems Division, Annapolis, Md., is being awarded a $17,575,809 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for development of collaborative and networked autonomous vehicles demonstrating transformational, scalable, and persistent anti-submarine warfare barriers using large numbers of homogeneous autonomous underwater vehicles. This contract includes three one-year options, which, if exercised, would bring the potential value of this contract to $44,689,651. Work will be performed in Annapolis, Md., and is expected to be completed by June 2007. If all options are exercised, work could continue though June 2010. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was procured as a result of broad agency announcement (BAA 04-17) issued by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency via the Federal Business Opportunities website. The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center, San Diego, Calif., is the contracting activity (N66001-06-C-8001).
Sikorsky Aircraft, Stratford, Conn., is being awarded a $14,354,633 firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity option contract for the repair/overhaul for the tail rotor blades on the H-60 Helicopter. Work will be performed in Stratford, Conn., and is expected to be completed by December 2006. Contract funds will not expire by the end of the current fiscal year. The contract was sole source repair procurement. The Naval Inventory Control Point is the contracting activity. (N00383-05-D-044N)
Kellogg, Brown & Root Services, Arlington, Va., is being awarded Modification P0020 to Task Order 0016 in the amount of $6,500,000 under a cost reimbursement, indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity emergency construction capabilities contract for Hurricane Katrina stabilization and recovery at Naval Support Activity (NSA) New Orleans, Joint Reserve Base (JRB) New Orleans, and other Navy installations in the South Region. Award of this modification brings the total not to exceed amount of the task order to $84,461,021. Work will be performed in the areas noted above, and is expected to be completed by September 2007. Contract funds expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The basic contract was competitively negotiated with 59 offers solicited, three proposals received and award made on July 26, 2004. The total contract amount is not to exceed $500,000,000, which includes the base period and four option years. The Naval Facilities Engineering Command, Southern Division, North Charleston, S.C., is the contracting activity (contract number N62470-04-D-4017).
MISSILE DEFENSE AGENCY
ITT Industries, Advanced Engineering and Sciences Division, Alexandria, Va., is being awarded a Cost Plus Award Fee contract for Lethality Testing and Criteria Development. This effort will define kill modes, determine lethal damage requirements, and develop/validate lethality criteria for threat configurations designated as targets for the Ballistic Missile Defense System elements and components. The work will be performed at the ITT Industries facility in Huntsville, Ala. Work also will be performed in Huntsville by ITT Industries subcontractors Dynetics, Physitron, 3 D Research, East West, Morgan Research, Applied Research, and KBM Inc. The period of performance is from November 2005 through November 2006 with an additional four option years. The government's best expectation of the total value of the contract, including all options, is $57,251,716. The U.S. Space and Missile Defense Command is the contracting activity (W9113M-05-C-0219). The contract is in direct support of the mission of the Missile Defense Agency.
Applied Minds, Glendale, Calif., and Raytheon Co., Tucson, Ariz., are being awarded a $30,000,000 indefinite delivery/ indefinite quantity contract to establish Innovation-Nodes (iNodes), which will be small, flexible organizations that execute Rapid Reaction Innovation solution efforts or tasks. iNodes assemble teams from a network of experts, supply teams with the infrastructure and enablers that allow them to accomplish their jobs quickly and effectively, and innovate, demonstrate, and deliver prototypical hardware, software, integrated systems solutions, or services to solve urgent operator or other user problems. The Air Force can issue delivery orders totaling up to the maximum indicated above, although actual requirements may necessitate less than this amount. At this time, $100,000 has been obligated. This work will be complete by November 2008. Solicitation began September 2005 and negotiations were complete November 2005. The Air Force Research Laboratory, Kirtland Air Force Base, N.M., is the contracting activity. Applied Minds (FA9453-06-D-0103) and Raytheon Missile Systems (FA9453-06-D-0104)
Northrop Grumman Space and Mission Systems, Redondo Beach, Calif., is being awarded a $6,920,000 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to provide a program to develop and demonstrate a wafer-scale assembly (WSA) process for a batch fabricated SMART three-dimensional cell that will enable affordable, scalable, high performance architectures for millimeter-wave arrays. At this time, $5,492,000 has been obligated. This work will be complete by October 2007. Solicitation began March 2005 and seven proposals were received. Negotiations were complete November 2005. The Air Force Research Laboratory, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity. (FA8650-06-C-7600)