United Technologies Corp., Pratt & Whitney, Military Engines, East Hartford, Conn., is being awarded a $120,000,000 ceiling-priced cost-plus-incentive-fee, award-fee contract for the low rate initial product lot 1 procurement of five F-135 propulsion systems for the Air Force Joint Strike Fighter F-35A Conventional Take-Off and Landing Aircraft. In addition, this contract provides for the procurement of associated initial spare engine and spare parts, support equipment, sustainment support, special tooling/special test equipment and technical/financial data. Work will be performed in East Hartford, Conn., and is expected to be completed in January 2010. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md. is the contracting activity (N00019-06-C-0292).
Raytheon Co., Full Service Partnering Center, Poulsbo, Wash., is being awarded a $9,213,593 firm-fixed price/ cost-plus-fixed-fee, time & materials contract for technical engineering and maintenance services in support of the Undersea Weapons Program Office (PMS404) and MK 48 Heavyweight Torpedo Intermediate Maintenance Activities (IMA) for the Navy. Efforts being procured include Pearl Harbor torpedo maintenance actions, Yorktown progressive depot level repair support, and Pearl Harbor technical support services for the MK 48 Heavyweight Torpedo IMA. Work will be performed in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii (80 percent); Yorktown, Va. (18 percent); and Poulsbo, Wash. (2 percent), and is expected to be completed by November 2006. Contract funds in the amount of $9,213,593, will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity. (N00024-06-C-6107)
Advanced Information Engineering Services, Inc., General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems, Buffalo, N.Y., L-3 Communications Corp., Link Simulation and Training Division, Arlington, Texas, and Science Applications International Corp, Technology Services Co., San Diego, Calif., are being awarded a $90,000,000 indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity time and materials, firm fixed price, cost reimbursement, cost plus fixed fee contract. This action provides for customer funding over multiple years in task orders, simulation analysis facility (XR-SIMAF) capabilities integration services performance based acquisition with a three years base period (CY06-08) to provide enterprise modeling, simulation, and analysis and infrastructure built to support AF-ICE (Integrated Collaborative Environment) and accelerated acquisition. The Air Force can issue delivery orders totaling to the maximum amount indicated above, although actual requirements may be less than the amount above. At this time, $5,000 has been obligated. Solicitations began in December 2005 and negotiations were complete in April 2006. This work will be complete by December 2008. Headquarters Aeronautical Systems Center, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity. (FA8626-06-D-2096 through FA8626-06-D-2098)
Northrop Grumman Corp., Electronic Sensors and System Section, Linthicum Heights, Md., is being awarded an $8,667,389 cost plus fixed fee contract to develop a lightweight, low-power density Active Electronically Scanned Array (AESA) technology for the DARPA Integrated Sensor Structure program. The AESA to be developed is dual band (UHF and X-Band) and bonded to the flexible hull material of the airship. The final deliverable is to Feasibility of Flexible Scanned Array. At this time, $2,800,000 has been obligated. Solicitations began in March 2006 and negotiations were complete in April 2006. This work will be complete by April 2008. The Air Force Research Laboratory, Rome, N.Y., is the contracting activity. (FA8750-06-C-0049)
Chamberlain Manufacturing Corp., Scranton, Pa., was awarded on April 19, 2006, a $9,517,767 modification to a firm-fixed-price contract for M110 Metal Parts and M1E1 burster cases in support of the 155MM Smoke WP and M110A2 Projectile. Work will be performed in Scranton, Pa., and is expected to be completed by Sept. 30, 2007. 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 Dec. 3, 2004, and three bids were received. The Army Field Support Command, Rock Island, Ill., is the contracting activity (W52P1J-05-C-0045).
General Dynamics Land Systems Inc., Sterling Heights, Mich., was awarded on April 19, 2006, a $5,713,000 modification to a cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for systems technical support for the Abrams Tank Program. Work will be performed in Sterling Heights, Mich., and is expected to be completed by July 31, 2006. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This was a sole source contract initiated on Nov. 23, 2001. The Army Tank-Automotive and Armaments Command, Warren, Mich., is the contracting activity (DAAE07-01-C-N075).