Harris Corporation, Rochester, New York, was awarded a firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, long-term contract with a maximum value of more than $46 million for radio system components. Thales Communications Incorporated, Clarksburg, Maryland, was awarded about $40 million. Using service is Army. The Defense Logistics Agency Land, Aberdeen, Maryland, is the contracting activity.
U.S. Army Base Fort Belvoir preps for disasters of all natures, especially those from Mother Nature herself.
Raytheon Company, Tucson, Arizona, is being awarded a not-to-exceed $161 million contract modification for MK15 Mod 31 SeaRAM systems in support of LCS 6 and 8 and Japan's DDH 2405 helicopter destroyer, as well as Phalanx Close-In Weapon System (CIWS) Block 1B class "A" overhauls, and land-based Phalanx Weapon System class "A" overhauls. CIWS is a fast-reaction terminal defense against low- and high-flying, high-speed maneuvering anti-ship missile threats that have penetrated all other defenses. Operating either autonomously or integrated with a combat system, it is an automatic terminal defense weapon system designed to detect, track, engage, and destroy anti-ship missile threats penetrating outer defense envelopes. Phalanx CIWS is currently installed on approximately 152 Navy and 14 Coast Guard ships and is in use in 23 foreign navies. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington Navy Yard, D.C., is the contracting activity.
Logos Technologies, Arlington, Virginia, is being awarded an almost $8 million contract modification to a previously awarded cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for the lightweight expeditionary airborne persistent surveillance overseas contingency operations. The Office of Naval Research, Arlington, Virginia, is the contracting activity.
Science Applications International Corporation Incorporated, McLean, Virginia, was awarded a $222 million cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for developing the common virtual environment that facilitates fair fight interoperability for virtual system and non-system training aids, simulators and simulations. The U.S. Army Program Executive Office, Training and Instrumentation Acquisition Center, Orlando, Florida, is the contracting activity.
Capitol I.T. Solutions Incorporated, Germantown, Maryland, was awarded about $14 million for the non-personnel services to support the research and technical programs at Fort Detrick, Maryland. The U.S. Army Medical Research Acquisition Activity, Fort Detrick, is the contracting activity.
Iron Bow Technology, Chantilly, Virginia, was awarded a more than $13 million firm-fixed-price contract for the procurement of 5,096 Lenovo tablets; 217 Lenovo think pads; 520 Lenovo think centre; 261 Fujitsu computers; and 40 Wyse computers. The Tobyhanna Army Depot, Tobyhanna, Pennsylvania, is the contracting activity. The depot also awarded an approximate $7 million firm-fixed price contract to Dell Federal Systems, L.P., Round Rock, Texas, for 354 Latitude E6520 computers and 6,295 Dell OptiPlex small form factor computers.
BAE Systems Technology Solutions and Services Incorporated, Rockville, Maryland, is being awarded an approximate $7 million firm-fixed-price, cost-reimbursable, cost-plus-fixed-fee, and fixed-price-incentive-fee contract for the Instrumentation Radar Support Program that provides engineering, logistics, and maintenance support for various instrumentation ranges belonging to 24 ranges (foreign and domestic). The 45 Contracting Squadron, Patrick Air Force Base, Florida, is the contracting activity.