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No: 199-95
April 14, 1995
ARMY

Tracor Aerospace, Incorporated, Austin, Texas, is being awarded a $3,250,000 increment as part of a $19,938,518 cost plus incentive fee contract for a joint United States Army and Marine Corps program for the design and development of a Demonstration & Validation Explosive Standoff Minefield Breacher (ESMB) prototype, with the capability to neutralize mines and submunitions from a position outside their lethal distance. The ESMB shall neutralize all types of known surface laid and buried mines (down to 20 centimeters) in the breach lane, 5 meters wide by 145 meters long. The ESMB shall be towed by a host vehicle. The end items include 3 each ESMBs, 15 reloads, 5 flight test reloads, 2 trainers, 1 test trailer, technical field support, and training. Work will be performed in Austin, Texas (49%), Chatsworth, California (28%), Gainesville, Virginia (10%), Simsbury, Connecticut (10%), and Waldorf, Maryland (3%), and is expected to be completed by July 14, 1997. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were 97 bids solicited on August 29, 1994 and 6 bids received. The contracting activity is the U.S. Army Communications-Electronics Command, C41EW Acquisition Center, Fort Belvoir, Virginia (DAAB12-95-C-0020).

Honeywell, Incorporated, Defense Avionics Systems, Albuquerque, New Mexico, is being awarded a $5,310,693 modification to a firm fixed price contract for 43 Improved Master Controller Unit Shipsets, applicable to the OH58D Kiowa Warrior Helicopter. Work will be performed in Albuquerque, New Mexico, and is expected to be completed by April 30, 1997. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This is a sole source contract initiated on February 28, 1994. The contracting activity is the U.S. Army Aviation and Troop Command, St. Louis, Missouri (DAAJ09-94-C-0163).

FN Manufacturing, Columbia, South Carolina, is being awarded a $6,955,520 firm fixed price contract for 16,000 M16A2 Rifles. Work will be performed in Columbia, South Carolina, and is expected to be completed by March 31, 1996. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This is a sole source contract initiated on March 13, 1995. The contracting activity is the U.S. Army Armament and Chemical Acquisition and Logistics Activity, Rock Island, Illinois (DAAE20-95-C-0177).

Loral Federal Systems-Owego, Owego, New York, is being awarded an $8,853,957 modification to a firm fixed price contract for the Communications High Accuracy Location System - Exploitable (CHALS-X), which is a passive emitter location system used to obtain precision location of communication emitters. Work will be performed in Owego, New York, and is expected to be completed by January 30, 1998. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This is a sole source contract initiated on September 16, 1994. The contracting activity is the U.S. Army Communications-Electronics Command C31 Acquisition Center, Warrenton, Virginia (DAAB10-93-C-0007).

CIVIL WORKS - NON MILITARY

IMCO General Construction*, Bellingham, Washington, is being awarded a $1,500,000 increment as part of a $5,041,600 firm fixed price construction contract to replace the downstream navigation lock gate at Ice Harbor Dam, located on the Snake River. Work will be performed in Franklin County, Washington (80%), and Pasco, Washington (20%), and is expected to be completed by April 16, 1996. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were 54 bids solicited on March 7, 1995, and 9 bids received. The contracting activity is the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Walla Walla, Washington (DACW68-95-C-0040).

DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY

Trajen, Inc.*, College Station, Texas is being awarded a $6,558,384 firm fixed price contract to provide alongside aircraft fuel delivery and related services. Thirty-four proposals were solicited and three were received. Work will be performed at Naval Air Station North Island, San Diego, California and is expected to be completed by October 31, 1999. The Defense Fuel Supply Center, Alexandria, Virginia is the contracting activity (SP0600-95-D-5527).

Bergen Brunswig Drug Company, Orange, California is being awarded a $9,584,557 firm fixed price contract to provide pharmaceuticals under the Prime Vendor program. One hundred thirty-eight proposals were solicited and three were received. Work will be performed at Aiea, Hawaii and is expected to be completed by April 1996. The Defense Personnel Support Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is the contracting activity (SP0200- 95-D-7014).

Burlington Menswear, New York, New York is being awarded a $6,888,000 fixed price with economic price adjustment contract to provide AF 1620, poly/wool serge cloth. Forty-six proposals were solicited and two were received. Work will be performed at Raeford, North Carolina; Clarksville, Virginia; and North Wales, Pennsylvania and is expected to be completed by October 5, 1996. Funds will not expire at the end of the fiscal year. The Defense Personnel Support Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is the contracting activity (SP0100-95-C-0335). * Small Business