Datapath Inc.*, Duluth, Ga., was awarded on May 12, 2006, 2006, a $72,995,911 firm-fixed-price contract for equipment and support services for portions of the joint network node network. Work will be performed in Duluth, Ga., and is expected to be completed by Aug. 31, 2007. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This was a sole source contract initiated on April 5, 2006. The Army Communications-Electronics Command, Fort Monmouth, N.J., is the contracting activity (W15P7T-06-C-G205).
Recon Optical Inc., Barrington, Ill., was awarded on May 12, 2006, a $36,347,078 firm-fixed-price contract for the common remotely operated weapon station. Work will be performed in Barrington, Ill., and is expected to be completed by April 1, 2007. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This was a sole source contract initiated on March 29, 2006. The Army Tank-Automotive and Armaments Command, Picatinny Arsenal, N.J., is the contracting activity (W15QKN-06-C-0152).
Sierra Nevada Corp.*, Sparks, Nev., was awarded on May 12, 2006, a $5,324,863 cost-plus-fixed-fee and firm-fixed-price contract for engineering services, spares, logistics, training, and associated travel for the mobile tower systems. Work will be performed in Sparks, Nev. (50 percent), and Huntsville, Ala. (50 percent), and is expected to be completed by May 3, 2011. 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 Oct. 4, 2005, and five bids were received. The Army Aviation and Missile Command, Redstone Arsenal, Ala., is the contracting activity (W31P4Q-06-C-0333).
Northrop-Grumman Space and Mission Systems Corp., Space Technology, Redondo Beach, Calif., is being awarded a $29,780,920 cost plus award fee contract modification. This action provides for the defense support program (DSP) spacecraft post-production support contract, added in-scope due to launch slip covering pre-launch requirement for the period ending 30 Sept., 2006. The requirement consists of the following: storage and storage support of the DSP satellites in accordance with satellites environmental, requirements , annual testing of stored satellites, trend analysis, integration returns (repairs and return failed/obsolete component), perform safety analysis, load analysis, maintain all launch vehicle and launch site interface documentation, meet all launch site safety requirements, perform multiple readiness reviews and rehearsals, test and prepare satellite for launch site, perform launch vehicle integration, perform multiple integrated system test, sustaining engineering of the on-orbit satellites (multiple block build), early on orbit testing support for newly launched satellites, anomaly resolution and flight operations support for DSP constellation, operational performance analysis for performance assessment, mission performance improvement, including recommendation for retrofitting satellites in storage. At this time, $25,475,770 has been obligated. Work will be complete September 2006. Headquarters Space and Missile Systems Center, Los Angeles Air Force Base, Calif., is the contracting activity (F04701-96-C-0030/P00139).
DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY
Creative Apparel, Belfast, Maine * is being awarded a maximum $25,593,208 firm fixed price, definite quantity contract for joint service lightweight suit technology (JSLIST) chemical protective suits. Using services are Army, Navy, Air Force, and Marine Corps. Other location(s) of performance are various locations throughout Maine. This is a sole source competition with 1 solicited and one responded. Contract funds will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. Date of performance completion is Nov. 30, 2006. Contracting activity is Defense Supply Center Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pa (SPM100-06-C-6006).
EDO Corp., Mine and Undersea Vehicles Department, Panama City, Fla., is being awarded a $25,209,913 cost plus fixed fee/firm-fixed-price, indefinite delivery / indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract for depot-level repair and maintenance of airborne mine countermeasures systems, including MK-105 magnetic minesweeping gear, the precision navigation system, the organic airborne and surface influence sweep system, and the MH-53 airborne mine neutralization system SEAFOX and console. Work will be performed in Panama City, Fla., and is expected to be completed by May 2011. Contract funds in the amount of $1,000,000, will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The contract was not competitively procured. The Naval Surface Warfare Center, Panama City, Fla., is the contracting activity. (N61331-06-D-0019)
MTU Detroit Diesel, Detroit, Mich., was awarded on May 11, 2006, a $15,545,953 firm-fixed-price contract for fast patrol boat propulsion systems, to include MTUIDDC 12V-400 M90 Marine main propulsion engines, ZF4650 reduction gears, Kamewa 63SII water jets and intakes, Marine automation systems monitoring and control system MCS Type 2, ancillary equipment, testing, technical publications, technical support, training, installation, coordination and integration. This contract was awarded under the foreign military sale program and is in support of the Government of Israel, Ministry of Defense Fast Patrol Boat Construction Program. Work will be performed in Haifa, Israel (50 percent); Detroit, Mich. (25 percent); and between Sweden and Germany (25 percent). Work is expected to be completed by December 2009. Contract funds will not expire by the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured. The Naval Inventory Control Point, Mechanicsburg, Pa., is the contracting activity (N00104-06-C-KO58).
* Small Business