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No: 365-06
April 27, 2006
CONTRACTS
 
AIR FORCE
 
            BBN Technologies, LLC, Cambridge, Mass., is being awarded a $24,112,830 cost plus fixed fee contract.  The integrated learning program will develop computer software, called an integrated learner, which learns general plans or processes from human users by being shown one example.  Integrated learners will accomplish this by sources, including generating it by reasoning, in order to learn.  Applications include learning air-tasking-order planning or Computer Application Design design processes.  The integrated learning technology will enable low-cost military decision/planning support systems.  At this time, $4,148,444 has been obligated.  This work will be complete by August 2010.  Air Force Research Laboratory, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (FA8650-06-C-7606).
 
            ITT Industries Systems Division, Cape Canaveral, Fla., is being awarded a $6,591,609 cost plus award fee contract modification.  This action definitizes the western range (WR) network red slaving effort authorized and placed on contract by modification P00269 not to exceed amount of $6,731,145.  Red slaving is the capability to take in unclassified or classified telemetry measurement inertial guidance, global positioning system and C-band radar metric track data from WR instrumentation sites, process the data (unclassified or classified) and send (unclassified or classified) data to all WR instrumentation sites.  At this time, total funds have been obligated.  This work will be complete by March 2008.  The Headquarters Space and Missile Systems Center, Los Angeles Air Force Base, Calif., is the contracting activity (F04701-01-C-0001/P00291).
 
ARMY
 
            AM General L.L.C., South Bend, Ind., was awarded on April 25, 2006, a $16,132,265 modification to a firm-fixed-price contract for M1152P1 chassis for the high mobility multi-purpose wheeled vehicle.  Work will be performed in South Bend, Ind., and is expected to be completed by Dec. 31, 2007.  Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  This was a sole source contract initiated on July 17, 2000.  The Army Tank-Automotive and Armaments Command, Warren, Mich., is the contracting activity (DAAE07-01-C-S001).
 
            BAE Systems, Nashua, N.H., was awarded on April 25, 2006, a $12,335,828 increment as part of a $45,718,177 cost-plus-incentive-fee contract for advanced precision kill weapon system II development and demonstration.  Work will be performed in Nashua, N.H. (78 percent), Huntsville, Ala. (14 percent), and Burlington, Vt. (8 percent), and is expected to be completed by April 24, 2008.  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 Nov. 29, 2005, and three bids were received.  The Army Aviation and Missile Command, Redstone Arsenal, Ala., is the contracting activity (W31P4Q-06-C-0330).
 
            Pioneer Aerospace Corp., South Windsor, Conn., was awarded on April 20, 2006, a delivery order amount of $8,547,200 as part of an $8,547,200 firm-fixed-price contract for MC-6 parachutes.  Work will be performed in Marion, Miss., and is expected to be completed by April 18, 2011.  Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  There were 15 bids solicited on Jan. 26, 2006, and six bids were received.  The Army Research, Development, and Engineering Command, Natick, Mass., is the contracting activity (W58P05-06-D-0007).
 
            Irvin Aerospace, Santa Ana, Calif., was awarded on April 20, 2006, a delivery order amount of $7,966,101 as part of a $7,966,101 firm-fixed-price contract for MC-6 parachutes.  Work will be performed in Santa Ana, Calif., and is expected to be completed by April 18, 2011.  Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  There were 15 bids solicited on Jan. 26, 2006, and six bids were received.  The Army Research, Development, and Engineering Command, Natick, Mass., is the contracting activity (W58P05-06-D-0009).
 
            Aerostar International Inc., Sioux Falls, S.D., was awarded on April 20, 2006, a delivery order amount of $5,835,158 as part of a $5,835,158 firm-fixed-price contract for MC-6 parachutes.  Work will be performed in Huron, S.D. (50 percent), and Sioux Falls, S.D. (50 percent), and is expected to be completed by April 18, 2011.  Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  There were 15 bids solicited on Jan. 26, 2006, and six bids were received.  The Army Research, Development, and Engineering Command, Natick, Mass., is the contracting activity (W58P05-06-D-0006).
 
            Mills Manufacturing*, Asheville, N.C., was awarded on April 20, 2006, a delivery order amount of $5,472,910 as part of a $5,472,910 firm-fixed-price contract for MC-6 parachutes.  Work will be performed in Asheville, N.C., and is expected to be completed by April 18, 2011.  Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  There were 15 bids solicited on Jan. 26, 2006, and six bids were received.  The Army Research, Development, and Engineering Command, Natick, Mass., is the contracting activity (W58P05-06-D-0008).
 
NAVY
 
            Electric Boat, Groton, Conn., is being awarded a $10,991,000 modification (P00038) to previously awarded contract (N00140-02-C-K009) for intermediate and depot level overhaul, repair and modernization services for Naval Submarine Support Facility New London, Groton, Conn.  Work will be performed in Groton, Conn., and work is expected to be completed by August 2006.  Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  This contract was not competitively procured.  The Fleet and Industrial Supply Center Norfolk, Philadelphia Division, is the contracting activity.
 
            Ultra Electronics- Ocean Systems, Braintree, Mass., is being awarded an $8,526,556 firm-fixed-price modification under previously awarded contract (N00024-99-C-6102) to exercise an option to provide for production, test and delivery of 258 additional torpedo acoustic devices, countermeasures and 86 sonar acoustic device, countermeasures in support of the acoustic device, countermeasure (ADC MK 3/4 Mod 1 Program).  The ADC program is designed to provide ships with a countermeasure capability against torpedoes.  The MK3 (torpedo countermeasure) and Mk 4 (sonar countermeasure) are both 16 centimeter countermeasures and produced together to promote component commonality between the two (2) devices and reduce production costs in operating the 16 centimeter countermeasure production line.  Work will be performed in Braintree, Mass., and is expected to be completed by December 2009.  Contract funds will not expire at the end of this fiscal year.  The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity.
 
            General Dynamics C4 Systems, Scottsdale, Arizona, is being awarded an $8,233,445 modification to previously awarded contract (M67854-02-C-2052) for recurring engineering change costs for (60) combat operations centers.  Work will be performed in Scottsdale, Ariz., and is expected to be completed by June 2007.  Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  The Marine Corps Systems Command, Quantico, Va., is the contracting activity.
 
            Discovery Machine, Inc.*, Williamsport, Pa., is being awarded a $7,967,870 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for research and development of a computer-based application that will greatly extended the usefulness of knowledge held by subject matter experts (SMEs) by integrating this knowledge into the specification and encoding of behavior models.  This research will greatly leverage the SME expertise in support of the Navy mission and contribute to balancing the overall Naval Air Warfare Center Training Systems Division research program relating to training systems, devices and technology.  Work will be performed in Williamsport, Pa., and is expected to be completed in April 2011.  Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  This contract was competitively procured via a Broad Agency Announcement.  The Naval Air Warfare Center Training Systems Division, Orlando, Fla., is the contracting activity (N61339-06-C-0038).
 
            RQ Construction, Inc., Bonsall, Calif., is being awarded a $7,185,000 for firm-fixed-price design build task order #0005 under previously awarded indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity multiple award construction contract (MACC) (N68711-02-D-8012) to exercise base offer item 0001 for $6,780,000, option Item 0001 for $70,000, and option item 0002 for $335.000 for project PE-0401M, repair/renovate 14 area bachelor enlisted quarters, building 14008 at Marine Corps Base, Camp Pendleton, Calif..  The project includes installing a standing seam metal roof on light gage metal framing in addition to the cold-applied built up roof and reconfigure existing access road, parking spaces and upper level lot along the southwest to suit 70 vehicle parking spaces and 10 motorcycle spaces.  Work will be performed at Marine Corp Base, Camp Pendleton, Calif., and is expected to be completed by April 2007.  Contract funds will expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  The basic contract amount is not to exceed $150,000,000 (base period and four option years).  The MACC contractors (four in number) may compete for task orders under the terms and conditions of the existing contract.  Three proposals were received for this task order.  The Naval Facilities Engineering Command, Southwest Division, San Diego, California, is the contracting activity.
 
            Walton Construction Co., Harahan, La., is being awarded $6,927,952 for firm-fixed Task Order #0002 under previously awarded multiple award construction contract (MACC) (N62467-05-D-0184) for design and construction of Hurricane Katrina repairs/renovations, Naval Air Station, New Orleans, La.  The work includes emergent repairs for general building projects caused by Hurricane Katrina, including but not limited to, administrative, aircraft support facilities, medium industrial buildings, mechanical and electrical improvements, civil construction (grading, drainage, and sewage, potable water), storage and transmission, training, dormitory, and community support facilities.  Work will be performed at Naval Air Station, New Orleans, La., and is expected to be completed by January 2007.  Contract funds will expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  The basic contract was competitively procured and award made to multiple contractors on Aug. 29, 2005.  The basic total contract amount is not to exceed $350,000,000 base period and four option years).  The MACC contractors (eight in number) may compete for task orders under the terms and conditions of the existing contract.  Three proposals were received for this task order.  The Naval Facilities Engineering Command, Southern Division, North Charleston, S.C., is the contracting activity.
 
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