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TMC Design Wins Electromagnetic Environmental Effects Modernization Contract

April 2, 2015

TMC Design Corp., Las Cruces, New Mexico, was awarded a $36,996,876 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for the Electromagnetic Environmental Effects Systems Modernization Program at the Electromagnetic Radiation Effects test complex at White Sands Missile Range, New Mexico, with an estimated completion date of March 30, 2020. Bids were solicited via the Internet with two received. Funding will be determined with each order. Army Program Executive Office for Simulation, Training, and Instrumentation, Orlando, Florida, is the contracting activity (W900KK-15-D-0023).

MECTS Services Supports Persistent Surveillance in Afghanistan

April 2, 2015

MECTS Services Joint Venture, New Town, North Dakota, is being awarded a $10,932,036 modification to a previously awarded cost-plus-fixed-fee contract (N68335-13-C-0292) for additional logistic services and spare/repair parts in support of the Persistent Ground Surveillance System. Work will be performed in Fairfax, Virginia (59 percent); Afghanistan (24 percent); Yuma, Arizona (7 percent); China Lake, California (5 percent); and Point Mugu, California (5 percent), and is expected to be completed in September 2015. Fiscal 2015 operations and maintenance (Army) funds in the amount of $1,150,000 are being obligated on this award, all of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, Lakehurst, New Jersey, is the contracting activity.

Raytheon Supports Dual Band Radar

April 2, 2015

Raytheon Co., Integrated Defense Systems, Tewksbury, Massachusetts, is being awarded a $26,917,593 cost-plus-fixed-fee design agent contract to provide level-of-effort support for the development environment infrastructure that supports the complete development, verification and support of the CVN 78 Dual Band Radar (DBR) and support of testing to be accomplished at Wallops Island Engineering Test Center Land Based Test Site. This radar suite is a single, integrated radar system combining the AN/SPY-3 Multi-Function Radar at X-Band and AN/SPY-4 Volume Search Radar at S-Band. This radar suite is a state of the art, high performance radar system with self-defense anti-aircraft warfare mission. The design agent contract described is intended to provide the engineering services necessary to fully mitigate numerous system integration schedule risks that are being tracked by the DBR program. This contract will provide services necessary to conduct follow on software interface development efforts to resolve software trouble reports discovered during land based and at-sea testing. This contract includes options which, if exercised, would bring the cumulative value of this contract to $50,821,247. 

Work will be performed in Sudbury, Massachusetts (86 percent); Moorestown, New Jersey (9 percent); and Burlington, Massachusetts (5 percent), and is expected to be completed by December 2015. Fiscal 2015 shipbuilding and conversion (Navy) and fiscal 2015 research, development, test and evaluation funding in the amount of $11,602,288 will be obligated at the time of contract award and will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  This contract was not competitively procured in accordance with authority FAR 6.302-1(a)(2)(iii) - only one responsible source and no other supplies or services will satisfy agency requirements. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity (N00024-15-C-5335).

Lockheed Martin to Provide Navigation Subsystems

April 2, 2015

Lockheed Martin Space Systems Co., Sunnyvale, California, is being awarded a not-to-exceed $59,000,000 undefinitized contract action (N00030-15-C-0015) for Trident II D-5 Navigation Subsystem Strategic Systems Program Shipboard Integration (SSI) Increment 4, Increment 8 Inertial and Increment 8 Non-Inertial efforts. Work will be performed in Mitchell Field, New York (61 percent); Oldsmar, Florida (22 percent); Huntington Beach, California (11 percent); Clearwater, Florida (5 percent); and Cambridge, Massachusetts (1 percent), and work is expected to be completed Dec. 31, 2016. Fiscal 2015 other procurement (Navy) funds in the approximate amount of $47,063,590 and United Kingdom funding in the approximate amount of $11,936,410 will be obligated at time of award. No contract funds will expire at the end of the fiscal year. This contract was a sole source acquisition in accordance with 10 U.S.C. 2304(c)(1) & (4). The Navy's Strategic Systems Programs, Washington, District of Columbia, is the contracting activity.   

Lockheed Martin to Provide Aegis Weapon System Technologies

April 2, 2015

Lockheed Martin Mission Systems and Training, Moorestown, New Jersey, is being awarded an $81,712,989 modification to previously awarded contract N00024-14-C-5114 to provide multi-year procurement funding for Aegis Weapon System (AWS) MK 7 ship sets and associated special tooling and special test equipment. The AWS represents the core of the Aegis Combat System and is comprised of the AN/SPY-1D(V) radar system with the Multi-Mission Signal Processor, Command and Decision System MK 2, Weapons Control System MK 8, Missile Fire Control System MK 99, Operational Readiness and Test System MK 9, Aegis Display System MK 2, Aegis computer programs, Aegis Combat Training System MK 50, and logistic support system.  Work will be performed in Moorestown, New Jersey (85.5 percent); Clearwater, Florida (13.1 percent); and Akron, Ohio (1.4 percent), and is expected to be completed by September 2021. Fiscal 2015 shipbuilding and conversion (Navy) funding in the amount of $81,712,989 will be obligated at time of award and will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, District of Columbia, is the contracting activity.

Multiple Companies Added to $960 Million NETCENTS-2 Contract

April 2, 2015

Accenture Federal Services, Arlington, Virginia (FA8732-15-D-0001); BAE Systems Engineering, McLean Virginia (FA8732-15-D-0002); Booz Allen Hamilton, McLean Virginia (FA8732-15-D-0003); Computer Sciences Corp., Falls Church Virginia (FA8732-15-D-0004); Dynamics Research Corp., Andover, Massachusetts (FA8732-15-D-0005); Harris IT Services Corp.,  Herndon, Virginia (FA8732-13-D-0005);  Hewlett Packard Enterprise Services, Herndon,Virginia (FA8732-15-D-0006); ManTech Systems Engineering Corp., Fairfax, Virginia (FA8732-15-D-0007); Vencore, Reston, Virginia (FA8732-15-D-0008); Leidos, Reston, Virginia (FA8732-15-D-0009) were added to the $960,000,000 multiple award, indefinite-delivery/ indefinite-quantity contract awarded on July 29, 2013 for Network-Centric Solutions-2 (NETCENTS-2) Application Services. This totals 20 awarded ID/IQ contracts under NETCENTS-2 Application Services full and open. The contract is expected to be complete by April 1, 2025. This award is the result of a competitive acquisition with 21 offers received. Fiscal year 2013, 2014 and 2015 operations and maintenance funds in the amount of $2,500 are being obligated to each contractor at the time of award. Air Force Life Cycle Management Center, Maxwell Air Force Base-Gunter Annex, Alabama, is the contracting activity. 

L-3 Awarded E-3 Flight Crew Training System Contract

April 2, 2015

L-3 Communications Corp., Link Simulation and Training Division, Arlington, Texas, has been awarded a $9,321,619 firm-fixed-price contract for the E-3 Airborne Warning and Control System flight crew training system. Contractor will provide program management support, commercial training simulation services for contractor-furnished aircrew training devices, and contractor logistics support for government-owned part task trainers. Work will be performed at Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, and is expected to be complete by Dec. 31, 2015. This award is the result of a sole-source acquisition. Fiscal 2015 operational and maintenance funds in the amount of $3,107,206 are being obligated at the time of award. Air Force Life Cycle Management Center, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (FA8621-15-C-6309).

Avarint to Provide Electronic Warfare Simulation System

April 2, 2015

Avarint LLC, Buffalo, New York, has been awarded an $83,740,389 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, cost-plus-fixed-fee and cost reimbursement contract for Virtual Integrated Electronic Warfare Simulations (VIEWS) II. Contractor will provide an integrated, multi-spectral, virtual battlespace environment suitable for the test and evaluation of advanced sensor, fused system performance. Continuous advancements in survivability technologies necessitate improvements to ground and open-air test capabilities, with particular focus on the areas of sensors and avionics architectures that fuse information from multiple sources including the F-22 and F-35. The electronic warfare test and evaluation infrastructure must keep pace with advances in technology and new employment concepts.

Work will primarily be performed at Buffalo, New York, and at Edwards Air Force Base, California, and is expected to be complete by March 26, 2020. This award is the result of a sole-source acquisition. Fiscal 2015 research, development, test and evaluation, operations and maintenance and procurement funds in the amount of $180,000 are being obligated at the time of award. Air Force Test Center, Edwards Air Force Base, California, is the contracting activity (FA9302-15-D-0004).

SAIC Provides Technology Support to Multiple Countries

April 2, 2015

Science Applications International Corp., McLean, Virginia, was awarded an $18,196,585 modification (003763) to foreign military sales contract W31P4Q-05-A-0031 (Afghanistan, Australia, Bahrain, Central African Republic, Chad, Djibouti, Dominican Republic, Egypt, France, Georgia, Germany) for systems and computer resources support for the Aviation and Missile, Development and Engineering Center Software Engineering Directorate, Army Research, Development and Engineering Command. Fiscal 2015 research, development, testing, and evaluation, operations and maintenance (Army) and other procurement funds in the amount of $17,924,123 were obligated at the time of the award.

Estimated completion date is Feb. 20, 2017. Work will be performed at Redstone Arsenal, Alabama. Army Contracting Command Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, is the contracting activity.

AAI Receives Shadow Technology Insertion Funds

April 2, 2015

AAI Corp., Hunt Valley, Maryland, was awarded a $27,593,319 modification (P00035) to contract W58RGZ-13-C-0108 to incorporate reliability technology refreshments, improvements and technology insertions into the Shadow unmanned aircraft system. Fiscal 2015 operations and maintenance (Army) funds in the amount of $ 27,593,319 were obligated at the time of the award. Estimated completion date is March 29, 2016. Work will be performed in Hunt Valley, Maryland. Army Contracting Command, Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, is the contracting activity.

 

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