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No: 041-97
January 27, 1997

CONTRACTS

AIR FORCE

Lockheed Martin Corporation, Orlando, Fla., is being awarded a $21,664,980 face value increase to a cost plus award fee contract to provide for pilot production of 190 Wind Corrected Munitions Dispenser (WCMD) Tail Kits. These kits correct for the effects of wind on dispenser type cluster munitions (e.g., Sensor Fuzed Weapon, Gator and Combined Effect Munitions). The contractor will deliver 40 tail kits to be tested on F-16 and B- 52 aircraft during Air Force conducted Developmental Testing and Evaluation and Operational Test and Evaluation beginning in May 1997. This contract also includes 150 tail kits for delivery to field units to provide an early operational capability on the B- 52 aircraft by February 1998. The work will be performed at Lockheed Martin Corporation, Orlando, Fla. (89%), BF Goodrich Aerospace, Cedar Knolls, N.J. (4%) and Honeywell Military Avionics, Wayne, N.J. (7%) Contract is expected to be completed January 1998. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. Aeronautical Systems Center, Eglin AFB, Fla., is the contracting activity (F08626-95/C-0016, P00010).

Boeing Defense and Space Group, Seattle, Wash., is being awarded a $32,400,000 firm fixed price contract to provide for four Electronic Support Measure systems applicable to the E-3F Airborne Warning and Control System (AWACS) aircraft. Contract is expected to be completed June 2000. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There was one firm solicited and one proposal received. Solicitation began August 1996; negotiations were completed December 1996. Electronic Systems Center, Hanscom AFB, Mass., is the contracting activity (F19628-97/C-0005).

ARMY

General Dynamics Land Systems Inc., Sterling Heights, Mich., is being awarded a $36,587,659 modification to a firm fixed price multi-year contract (year three) for long lead material for 120 M1A2 Abrams Tank upgrades. Work will be performed in Lima, Ohio (80%); Tallahassee, Fla. (11%); Anniston, Ala. (4%); Scranton, Pa. (3%); Imperial Valley, Calif. (1%); and Muskegon, Mich. (1%), and is expected to be completed by Oct. 31, 2001. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This is a sole source contract initiated on June 30, 1995. The contracting activity is the U.S. Army Tank-automotive & Armaments Command, Warren, Mich. (DAAE07-95-C-0292).

Oswood Construction Co.*, Great Falls, Mont., is being awarded a $5,659,500 firm fixed price contract for a two-phase project: Phase 1 includes the demolition of the LOX LIN storage and maintenance area and construction of a new 16,700 sq. foot Composite Communication and Security Police Support Facility; Phase 2 is the alteration of the Squadron Operations Facility, Building #25 and the Aircraft Maintenance Hangar, Building #26. Work will be performed for the Montana Air National Guard, International Airport, in Great Falls, Mont., and is expected to be completed by Oct. 7, 1998. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were 37 bids solicited on Nov. 19, 1996, and three bids were received. The contracting activity is the National Guard Bureau, Helena, Mont. (DAHA24-97-C- 0003).

Keco Industries Inc.*, Florence, Ky., is being awarded a delivery order amount of $7,673,351 as part of a five year requirements contract for the purchase of 32 Reverse Osmosis Water Purification Units (ROWPU). Work will be performed in Florence, Ky. (50%); and Cincinnati, Ohio (50%), and is expected to be completed by June 1, 1998. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were 37 bids solicited on June 25, 1992, and seven bids were received. The contracting activity is the U.S. Army Aviation and Troop Command, St. Louis, Mo. (DAAK01--93-D-0008).

GTE Government Systems Corp., Taunton, Mass., is being awarded a $3,000,000 increment of an $8,587,415 modification to a cost plus fixed fee contract to exercise the option for Mobile Subscriber Equipment (MSE) shelter overhaul, Phase IIA. Work will be performed in Taunton, Mass., and is expected to be completed by Jan. 31, 1998. Of the total contract funds, $3,000,000 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This is a sole source contract initiated on Sept. 21, 1995. The contracting activity is the U.S. Army Communications and Electronics Command, Ft. Monmouth, N.J. (DAAB07-96-C-F004).

Lockheed Martin Defense System, Pittsfield, Mass., is being awarded $5,681,705 of an $11,363,410 firm fixed price contract to exercise a 100% option for 233 Digital Electronic Control Assemblies in support of the Bradley Fighting Vehicle Systems. Work will be performed in Pittsfield, Mass., and is expected to be completed by Dec. 31, 1998. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This is a sole source contract initiated on Dec. 13, 1996. The contracting activity is the U.S. Army Tank-automotive & Armaments Command, Rock Island, Ill. (DAAE20-96-G-0002/0001).

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DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY

Amerada Hess Corporation, Houston, Texas, is being awarded a $13,275,186 firm fixed price contract for services and facilities to receive, store, and ship three grades of government-owned petroleum products. One hundred sixteen proposals were solicited and four were received. Work will be performed in Houston, Texas, and is expected to be completed by Jan. 31, 2002. Funds will not expire at the end of the fiscal year. The Defense Fuel Supply Center, Fort Belvoir, Va., is the contracting activity (SP0600-97-C-5725).