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No: 043-97
January 29, 1997

CONTRACTS

DEFENSE INFORMATION SYSTEMS AGENCY

AT&T Government Markets, Washington, D. C., was awarded on Jan. 28, 1997, a $5,000,000,000 fixed price indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract for the Defense Information Systems Network Transmission Services-CONUS requirement. The contract consists of a one year base period with eight one year options. The requirement was awarded on a full and open competitive basis: 190 contractors were solicited and three offers were received. The Defense Information Technology Contracting Organization (DITCO), Scott AFB, Ill. is the contracting activity (DCA200-97-D-0048).

DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY

David Sarnoff Research Center, Princeton, N.J., was awarded on Jan. 28, 1997, an estimated $44,580,867 cost-plus-fixed-fee and firm-fixed-price contract for the Generalized Emulation of Microcircuits Program. One proposal was solicited and one was received. Work is expected to be completed by Jan. 28, 2002. Funds will not expire at the end of the fiscal year. The Defense Supply Center Columbus, Columbus, Ohio, is the contracting activity (SP0700-97-D-4002).

AIR FORCE

Hughes Missile Systems Company, Tucson, Ariz., was awarded on Jan. 28, 1997, a $132,888,639 firm fixed price contract to provide for Lot 11 production of 433 Advanced Medium Range Air-to- Air Missiles (AMRAAM). The work will be performed at Raytheon Electronic Systems, West Andover, Mass. and Hughes Missile Systems Company, Tucson, Ariz. Contract is expected to be completed September 1999. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were two firms solicited and two proposals received. Solicitation began October 1996; negotiations were completed January 1997. Approximately 71% of this effort (276 missiles) supports foreign military sales to Belgium, Greece, the Netherlands, Norway, and Spain. Aeronautical System Center, Eglin AFB, Fla., is the contracting activity (08626-97/C-0001).

Raytheon Electronic Systems, West Andover, Mass., was awarded on Jan. 28, 1997, a $122,325,949 firm fixed price contract to provide for Lot 11 production of 385 Advanced Medium Range Air-to-Air Missiles (AMRAAM). The work will be performed at Raytheon Electronic Systems, West Andover, Mass. and Hughes Missile Systems Company, Tucson, Ariz. Contract is expected to be completed September 1999. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were two firms solicited and two proposals received. Solicitation began October 1996; negotiations were completed January 1997. Approximately 71% of this effort (276 missiles) supports foreign military sales to Belgium, Greece, the Netherlands, Norway, and Spain. Aeronautical System Center, Eglin AFB, Fla., is the contracting activity (08626-97/C-0002).

NAVY

Newport News Shipbuilding, Newport News, Va., is being awarded a $15,991,601 modification to previously awarded contract N00024-90-C-2100 for the execution of CHEYENNE (SSN 773) post shakedown availability. This modification brings the cumulative value of the entire contract to $515,991,601. Work will be performed in Newport News, Va., and is expected to be completed by December 1997. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Arlington, Va., is the contracting activity.

West Coast General Corporation,* Lakeside, Calif., is being awarded an $8,456,142 firm-fixed-price contract for an airfield apron extension at the Marine Corps Air Station, Camp Pendleton, Calif. Work will be performed in Oceanside, Calif., and is expected to be completed by June 1998. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured with 150 proposals solicited and eight offers received. The Naval Facilities Engineering Command, Southwest Division, San Diego, Calif., is the contracting activity (N68711-92-C-4837).

Soltek of San Diego, San Diego, Calif., is being awarded a $10,603,430 firm-fixed-price contract for Marine Aviation Logistics Squadron (MALS) Additions and Utility Improvements. Work will be performed in Oceanside, Calif., and is expected to be completed by March 1999. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured with 28 proposals solicited and one offer received. The Naval Facilities Engineering Command, Southwest Division, San Diego, Calif., is the contracting activity (N68711- 94-C-1664).

ARMY

Swank Enterprises, Valier, Mont., was awarded on Jan. 28, 1997, a $5,397,000 firm fixed price contract for the renovation of dormitories, buildings 631 and 742. Work will be performed at Malmstrom Air Force Base, Mont., and is expected to be completed by May 4, 1998. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were 159 bids solicited on Nov. 25, 1996, and four bids were received. The contracting activity is the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Seattle, Wash. (DACA67-97-C-0013).

Tracor Aerospace Inc., Expendables Division, San Ramon, Calif., is being awarded a $6,930,168 firm fixed price contract for 141,432 MJU-10/B infrared flares. Work will be performed in East Camden, Ark., and is expected to be completed by April 30, 1998. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. There were eight bids solicited on Sept. 24, 1996, and three bids were received. The contracting activity is the U.S. Army Armament, Munitions and Chemical Command, Rock Island, Ill. (DAAA09-97-C-0020).

United Defense LP, Armament Systems Division, Minneapolis, Minn., is being awarded an $85,878,451 increment of an $804,877,700 modification to a cost plus fixed fee/award fee contract to design, develop, manufacture and test two prototype self propelled Howitzers and one Automated Resupply Vehicle (Crusader). Work will be performed in Minneapolis, Minn. (71%); Sterling Heights, Mich. (24%); and Burlington, Vt. (5%), and is expected to be completed by June 30, 2000. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This is a sole source contract initiated on July 15, 1994. The contracting activity is the U.S. Army Tank-automotive & Armaments Command, Picatinny Arsenal, N.J. (DAAE30-95-C-0009).