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No: 1248-07
October 25, 2007
            Newport News Shipbuilding, Newport News, Va., is being awarded an $85,838,105 modification under previously awarded contract (N00024-06-C-2105) for planning yard, design, configuration management, and logistics support for new construction, conversion and decommissioning submarines, industrial work, and modernization support for operational and decommissioning submarines undergoing availabilities/conversion. This effort will support SSN 688, SEAWOLF, VIRGINIA, SSBN, TRIDENT UK, and SSGN Class submarines. Work will be performed in Newport News, Va., and is expected to be completed by September 2008. Contract funds in the amount of $47,936,744, will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington Navy Yard, D.C., is the contracting activity.
            ITT Corp., Alexandria, Va., is being awarded a $22,329,569 change order under previously awarded contract (N0173-03-C-2037) to provide technology demonstrations in the area of information architecture and technology in support of the Global War on Terror.   This effort involves research in design and development of information processing systems, decision support systems, database structure and mining, applications of parallel and distributed computing, and communications and networking research. The total cumulative value of this contract is $121,154,574. Work will be performed at the Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, D.C., and work is expected to be completed August 2008. The Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity. 
            Woodward Governor Co., Fort Collins, Colo., is being awarded an $11,920,388 firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for 52 Power Management Platforms and 100 Control Actuators that will be installed in the Generator Control and Distribution Control Subsystems of the Electrical Plant Generation and Distribution Systems for USS Whidbey Island (LSD 41 & 49) Class ships, in support of the LSD Midlife Program. Work will be performed in Fort Collins, Colo., and is expected to be completed in October 2012. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The contract was not competitively procured. The Naval Surface Warfare Center, Carderock Division, Philadelphia, Pa., is the contracting activity. (N65540-08-D-0001)
            Rockwell Collins Government Systems, Inc., Cedar Rapids, Iowa, is being awarded a $10,748,262 order against a previously awarded basic ordering agreement (N00019-05-G-0024) to exercise the Fiscal Year 2009 option for services in support of the execution and implementation of an Engineering Change Proposal (ECP) for the Generation 5 ARC-210 Electronic Protection Radio System. Work will be performed in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, and is expected to be completed in September 2009. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity.
            MacAulay-Brown, Inc. of Dayton Ohio is being awarded a indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract for $9,370,000. The Radio Frequency Sensor Assessment Technology Research (RFSATR) program will provide research performed in the RCA Lab which will develop new an innovative EA and EP techniques, concepts, and technologies to counter ground based and airborne RF threats (including low probability of intercepts systems). The contract may utilize any of the facility’s hardware-in-the-loop missile simulations or digital models. Threat system performance measurements may be required, including threat antenna pattern measurements with the facility’s automated antenna measurement system. Investigations may include, but are not limited to, the simultaneous application of velocity and angel radar countermeasures, towed decoys, network-centric concepts, information operations/information warfare, EW for layered sensing and cyberspace, and non-cooperative RF identification techniques. At this time $108,000 has been obligated. AFRL/PKSR, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, is the contracting activity (FA8650-08-D-1321 and Task Order 0001).
            Constellation New Energy, Inc., Boston, Mass., is being awarded a $5,302,095.97 firm fixed price contract for electricity. Using services are Army, Federal Civilian Agencies, and Coast Guard. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were 131 proposals originally solicited with 6 responses. Date of performance completion is January 31, 2009. The contracting activity is Defense Energy Support Center (DESC), Fort Belvoir, Va. (SP0600-08-D-8000).        

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