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No: 1428-07
December 21, 2007
CONTRACTS
 
NAVY
 
            Northrop Grumman Ship Systems Inc., Pascagoula, Miss., is being awarded a $1,003,329,142 fixed-price incentive modification to previously awarded contract (N00024-06-C-2222) for construction of the ninth LPD 17 Class Amphibious Transport Dock ship (LPD 25). LPD stands for Landing Platform Dock, although the ship is usually referred to as an amphibious transport dock. LPD 17 will perform more than amphibious missions and serve as more than a transport for the landing forces. This contract provides full funding for construction of one LPD 17 Class ship (LPD 25), to include design and engineering efforts, material procurement, testing and quality assurance required to support ship construction, as well as initial spares and technical documentation loadout. The contractor will also provide the management efforts, including subcontract and risk management, during the entire period of construction and testing. Work will be performed in New Orleans, La. (85 percent) and Pascagoula, Miss. (15 percent), and work is expected to be completed by Nov. 2011. Contract funds will not expireat the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington Navy Yard, D.C., is the contracting activity.
 
            J. Walter Thompson, Atlanta, Ga., is being awarded an $81,588,102 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for marketing and advertising services in support of the Marine Corps Recruiting Command advertising program. This contract includes options which, if exercised, would bring the cumulative value of this contract to $750,000,000. Work will be performed primarily in Atlanta, Ga., and various locations yet to be determined. Work is expected to be completed Sep. 2012. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured via the Navy Electronic Commerce Online site, with one proposal received. The Regional Contracting Office, Marine Corps Base, Quantico, Va., is the contracting activity (M00264-08-D-0001).
 
             Raytheon Co., Space and Airborne Systems, El Segundo, Calif., is being awarded a $54,827,109 firm-fixed-price contract for the procurement of 19 AN/APG-79 active electronically scanned array radars to be retrofitted into F/A-18E/F aircraft Lots 26-29. The radars will replace the APG-73 radars currently installed in the aircraft. Work will be performed in Forest, Miss. (43 percent); Dallas, Texas (29 percent); El Segundo, Calif. (27 percent); and Andover, Mass. (1 percent) and is expected to be completed in Dec. 2009. 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 (N00019-08-C-0001).
 
            Bell-Boeing Joint Program Office, Amarillo, Texas, is being awarded a $47,528,692 not-to-exceed modification to a previously awarded cost-plus-incentive-fee contract (N00019-03-C-0067) to exercise an option for interim contractor support for the CV-22 operational flight at Hurlburt Field, Ft. Walton Beach, Fla. and potential deployed locations. This modification also provides for operational training support at Kirtland Air Force Base, N.M., and support for one developmental test aircraft at Hurlburt Field. Work will be performed at Hurlburt Air Force Base, Fort Walton Beach, Fla. (55 percent) and Kirtland Air Force Base, Albuquerque, N.M. (45 percent), and work is expected to be completed in Sep. 2008. 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.
 
            Olin Corp., Winchester Ammunition, East Alton, Ill. is being awarded a maximum $29,000,000 firm-fixed price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for 5.56 mm ammunition used by the Navy and Air Force as training rounds.   Work will be performed in East Alton, Ill. and work is expected to be completed by Dec. 2012. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was conducted on a competitive basis with the solicitation being publicized on the World-Wide Web with three offers received. Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane Division, Crane, Ind., is the contracting activity (N00164-08-D-JN10).
 
            Austal USA, Mobile, Ala., is being awarded a $33,710,000 firm-fixed-price contract for infrastructure improvements to the Austal Shipyard in Mobile, Ala.  Contracted improvements at Austal USA are one of a series of contracts with Gulf Coast shipbuilders awarded under Section 2203 of Public Law 109-234, Emergency Supplemental Appropriations for Defense, The Global War on Terror and Hurricane Recovery 2006. This contract is for construction of a Modular Manufacturing Facility at Austal USA’s Mobile, Ala., shipyard. Austal was one of six Gulf Coast shipbuilders selected to receive infrastructure improvement contracts. The purpose is to expedite recovery of shipbuilding capability in areas affected by Hurricane Katrina by repairing and/or replacing shipbuilding facilities, to make lasting improvement in shipyard facilities that would result in measurable cost reductions in current and future Navy shipbuilding contracts, and to improve the ability of shipbuilding facilities on the Gulf Coast to withstand damage from potential hurricanes or other natural disasters. Work will be performed in Mobile, Ala, and is expected to be completed by Apr. 2009. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The contract was competitively procured and advertised via the Internet, with 18 proposals received from seven offerors. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington Navy Yard, D.C, is the contracting activity (N00024-08-C-2303). 
  
            Federal Cartridge Co., Anoka, Minn. is being awarded a maximum $17,000,000 firm-fixed price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for value for 5.56 mm frangible ammunition used by the Navy and Air Force training rounds. Work will be performed at the Anoka, Minn. and is expected to be completed by Dec. 2012. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was conducted on a competitive basis with the solicitation being publicized on the World-Wide Web with three offers received. The Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane Division, Crane, Ind. is the contracting activity (N00164-08-D-JN11).
 
            Northrop Grumman Systems Corp., Integrated Systems Sector, San Diego, Calif., is being awarded a $15,015,463 modification to a previously awarded undefinitized contract action (N00019-07-C-0041) for the procurement of three Low Rate Initial Production Vertical Takeoff and Landing Tactical Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (VTUAV) air vehicle units, including support. Work will be performed in San Diego, Calif., and is expected to be completed in Jul. 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.
 
            Bell-Boeing Joint Program Office, Amarillo, Texas, is being awarded an $8,502,872 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for Phase I of the CV-22 aircraft Block 20 development and flight test effort for calendar year 2008. The contractor will perform the nonrecurring engineering and program management required to begin efforts associated with the design, development, integration and test of CV-22 Block 20 requirements, and CV-22 flight test engineering support. Work will be performed in Philadelphia, Pa. (60 percent); Fort Worth, Texas (20 percent); and Ft. Walton Beach, Fla. (20 percent), and work is expected to be completed in Jun. 2008. 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 (N00019-08-C-0025).
 
            EOD Technology, Inc.*, Lenoir City, Tenn., is being awarded a $7,628,326 firm-fixed-price contract for Operable Unit B-1 Munitions Clearance at the former Naval Complex Adak Island. The work to be performed provides for all labor, material, equipment, and associated costs to develop required project plans and complete a 100 percent munitions clearance of three areas of concern, totaling about 366 acres. This clearance will be completed from the surface to a depth of four feet below the mineral surface layer, in accordance with the remedy presented in the Adak Operable Unit B-1 record of decision.  The project must be completed to the satisfaction of the Navy, State of Alaska, and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. Work will be performed on Adak Island, Ala., and is expected to be completed by Dec. 2009. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  This contract was competitively procured via the Naval Facilities Engineering Command e-solicitation website with five proposals received. The Naval Facilities Engineering Command, Northwest, Silverdale, Wash., is the contracting activity (N44255-08-C-6004).
  
            Raytheon Technical Services Co., LLC, Indianapolis, Ind., is being awarded $7,381,610 for order #0004) under a previously awarded firm-fixed-price contract (N00383-03-D-006H) for the repair and/or modification of a quantity of 133 each aircraft pylons, in five configurations, utilized on the F/A-18 aircraft. Work will be performed in Indianapolis, Ind., and work will be completed by Jan. 2009. Contract funds will not expire before the end of the current fiscal year. One company was solicited for this non-competitive requirement and one offer was received in response to the solicitation. The Naval Inventory Control Point, Philadelphia, Pa., is the contracting activity.
 
AIR FORCE
 
            Boeing Satellite Systems, Inc. of El Segundo, Calif. is being awarded firm fixed price contract for $229,662,401.  This contract action will exercise an option for Wideband Global Satellite Communication (WGS), for satellite five production, which includes the contract requirement to increase the target price due to changes in the foreign currency exchange rate. At this time $510,517,956 has been obligated. HQ, Military Satellite Communications Systems Wing, Los Angeles Air Force Base, Calif. is the contracting activity (FA8808-06C-0001, P00018).
 
            General Atomics Aeronautical Systems of San Diego, Calif., is being awarded a contract for $67,041,712.  This contract will include all program management, urgent repairs and services, logistics support, configuration management, technical manual and software maintenance, engineering technical services, contractor engineering technical specialists (formerly field support representatives), contractor inventory control point (formerly depot supply support) and spares management, depot repair, flight operations support, reliability/maintenance enhancements, CAMS/REMIS/CEMS data collection/entry and numbered Periodic Depot Maintenance for the Predator/Reaper MQ-1 and MQ-9 Unmanned Aircraft Systems program. At this time $50,281,284 has been obligated. HQ AFMC, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio is the contracting activity (FA8620-05-G-3028 Delivery order 0035).
 
            Boeing Satellite Systems, Inc. of El Segundo, Calif., is being awarded a a firm fixed price contract for $51,664,723.  This contract action will exercise an option for Military Satellite Communications Systems Wing Wideband Global SATCOM (WGS) advance procurement for Satellite Vehicle 6. At this time all funds have been obligated. HQ Military Satellite Communications Systems Wing, Los Angeles Air Force Base, Calif. is the contracting activity (FA8808-06-C-0001, P00019).
 
            General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. of San Diego Calif., is being awarded a contract modification for $15,901,687.  This action provides for advanced cockpit one production effort includes production and integration of Linux hardware for Predator/Reaper ground control stations. At this time all funds have been obligated. HQ AFMC, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio is the contracting activity (F8620-05-G-3028-Order 0025).
 
             McDonnell Douglas Corp., of Saint Louis, Mo., is being awarded a contract modification for $14,759,087.  The Small Diameter Bomb (SDB 1) is procuring various test assets in support of aircraft/weapon integration for threshold and follow-on aircraft. This test hardware will support SDB I integration on F-16 Block 30, F-16 Block 40/50, F-22A, and maintain interoperability on the F-15E. The type of test hardware being procured include: BRU-61A with telemetry carriages, separation test vehicles, jettison test vehicles, guided test vehicles and reliability assessment vehicles-inert. Delivery of the hardware begins in Jan. 2009. At this time all funds have been obligated. HQ 308th Armament Systems Wing (AFMC), Eglin Air Force Base, Fla. is the contracting activity (FA8681-06-C-2010, P00024).
 
            Boeing Co. of Seattle, Wash., is being awarded a contract modification for $9,048,099.  This action provides for a total of 287 hatches, in support of the B-52 aircraft. At this time no funds have been obligated. Headquarters Oklahoma City Air Logistics Center (AFMC), Tinker Air Force Base, Okla. is the contracting activity (FA8103-06-D-0089 P00004).
 
            The Boeing Co. of St Louis, Mo., is being awarded an indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract for $8,737,540.  This action will provide parts for Joint Helmet Mounted Cueing Systems (JHMCS) Full Rate Production 4 (FRP 4) hardware and spares supplemental buy F-16 Turkey, F-16 Greece, F/A-18 E/F and F/A-18G, and F/A-18 RAAF. At this time all funds have been obligated. HQ AFMC, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio is the contracting activity (F33657-01-D0026 Delivery Order 005807).
 
            Lockheed Martin Co. Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Co.of Marietta Ga., is being awarded a contract modification for $7,037,304.  This is modification to the C-5 Avionics Modernization Program (AMP). Procurement of AMP Lot III “C”, Lot IV and Lot V installs an unexercised option for five Lot IV installs and three Lot V installs. At this time all funds have been obligated. HQ AFMC, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio is the contracting activity (F33657-98-C-0006 P00202).
 
            The Boeing Company of St Louis, Mo., is being awarded an indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract for $6,836,741.  This action will provide parts for Joint Helmet Mounted Cueing Systems (JHMCS) Full Rate Production 4 (FRP 4) F-15E JHMCS pilot equipment. At this time all funds have been obligated. HQ AFMC, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio is the contracting activity (F33657-01-D-0026 Delivery Order 006603).
 
ARMY
            Oshkosh Truck Corp., Oshkosh, Wis., was awarded on Dec. 19, 2007, a $179,309,413 firm-fixed-price contract for heavy equipment mobility truck systems. Work will be performed in Oshkosh, Wis., and is expected to be completed by Dec. 31, 2008. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There was one bid solicited on Oct. 23, 2006, and one bid was received. The Tank Automotive and Armaments Command, Warren Mich., is the contracting activity W56HZV-07-C-0248.
  
            BAE Systems Land and Armaments, York, Pa., was awarded on Dec. 19, 2007, a delivery order amount of $20,074,980 as part of a $2,288,000,000 firm-fixed-price contract for medium mine-protected vehicles. Work will be performed in York, Pa., and is expected to be completed by Dec. 31, 2015. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This web solicitation was posted on May 28, 2007, and five bids were received. The Tank Automotive and Armaments Command, Warren, Mich., is the contracting activity W56HZV-08-D-0041.
 
            Raytheon Missile Systems, Tucson Ariz., was awarded on Dec. 20, 2007, a $19,000,000 cost-plus-incentive-fee contract for system development and demonstration for the medium range munitions program. Work will be performed in Tucson, Ariz., and is expected to be completed by Dec. 31, 2007. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This web solicitation was announced on May 11, 2007, and two bids were received. The U.S. Joint Munitions and Lethality – Life Cycle Management Command, Picatinny, N.J., is the contracting activity W15QKN-08-C-0054.
 
            LM&O Advertising, Arlington, Va., was awarded on Dec. 19, 2007, a $13,515,698 firm-fixed-price contract for support to the Army National Guard non-commercial sustaining announcement programs. Work will be performed in Arlington, Va., and is expected to be completed by Dec. 31, 2008. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This web solicitation was announced on Nov. 15, 2007, and one bid was received. The National Guard Bureau, Arlington, Va., is the contracting activity W9133L-08-F-0014.
 
            Tug Hill, Watertown, N.Y., was awarded on Dec. 19, 2007, a delivery order amount of $6,556,700 as part of a $35,347,464 firm-fixed-price contract for construction of an infantry platoon battle course. Work will be performed in El Paso, Texas, and is expected to be completed by Oct. 24, 2007. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There werefive bids solicited on Aug. 7, 2007, and two bids were received. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Fort Worth, Texas, is the contracting activity W9126G-06-D-0032.
 
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