FLIR Systems Incorporated, Wilsonville, Oregon, is being awarded more than $7 million for electro-optics sensor (EOS) systems, failure analysis, repairs, upgrades, field repairs, provision item order spares, maintenance training, and data in support of the Naval Shipboard Protection System program. The EOS systems are rugged and ship-mountable to provide surface ships with a day and night, high-resolution, infrared and visible band imaging capability, as well as range finding capability, to augment existing optical and radar sensors for the purpose of detecting and identifying asymmetric threats. The EOS systems will be operated on military maritime crafts exposed to harsh operating and environmental conditions. The EOS systems will be used to detect threats entering into a U.S. Navy exclusion zone. Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane Division, Crane, Indiana, is the contracting activity.
The Defense Information Technology Contracting Organization awarded Stratos Government Services Incorporated, Washington D.C., a not-to-exceed $315 million contract for Military Sealift Command's (MSC) next-generation wideband commercial satellite communications infrastructure and service. The contract will replace the current MSC Afloat Bandwidth Efficient Satellite Transport (BEST) commercial satellite communications infrastructure.
Tantus-OnPoint ATO Systems Support LLC, Arlington, Virginia, was awarded a $400 million indefinite-delivery / indefinite-quantity, multiple-award-task-order contract between 16 contractors. The award will provide for the information technology services necessary to support the Army enterprise infrastructure and info structure goals with information technology worldwide. The U.S. Army Contracting Command, National Capital Region, Alexandria, Virginia, is the contracting activity.
Booz Allen Hamilton Incorporated, McLean, Virginia; Dell Services Federal Government, Perot Systems Government Services Incorporated, Fairfax, Virginia; and DRS Technical Services Incorporated, Herndon, Virginia, were each awarded a $362 million, multiple-award indefinite-delivery, indefinite-quantity contract with firm-fixed-price and cost-plus fixed-fee line items for Special Operations Forces Information Technology Enterprise Contracts (SITEC) specialty services in support of U.S. Special Operations Command (USSOCOM), which is the contracting activity. Under the SITEC Specialty Services contract, the contractor will assist the government in performing the daily operations necessary to facilitate the command's ongoing ability to effectively and efficiently optimize delivery and performance of specialty services to sustain and maintain global enterprise information technology specialty services environment.
Neany Incorporated, Hollywood, Maryland, is being awarded nearly $10 million to manufacture, test, evaluate, and deliver Helios unmanned aerial systems and ground control stations for the Army. In addition, the contract provides for logistics, training, and in-theater support. Work will be performed in Afghanistan, Yuma Proving Grounds, Arizona, and Hollywood, Maryland. The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, Lakehurst, New Jersey, is the contracting activity.
Northrop Grumman Intelligence Systems of Chantilly, Virginia, is being awarded a nearly $50 million contract for sustainment of capabilities of the current order of battle functionality for the Modernized Integrated Data Base (MIDB) Enterprise (DIME), including operational support to all elements of order of battle and related data production, dissemination and maintenance in support of warfighter operations and theater/national production in currently fielded and future baselines through the period of performance of this effort. The contractor will also improve the MIDB enterprise's capabilities for the DIME. The contracting activity is Air Force Research Laboratory, Rome, New York.
ViaSat, Carlsbad, California, is being awarded more than $27 million for multifunctional information distribution system-low volume terminals (MIDS-LVTs). Data Link Solutions, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, was awarded a nearly $24 million contract delivery order for MIDS-LVT. The MIDS-LVT provides secure, high-capacity, jam-resistant, digital data and voice communications capability for U.S. Navy, Marine Corps, Air Force and Army platforms. These awards combine purchases for the United States and the governments of Japan and Australia under the Foreign Military Sales Program. Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command, San Diego, California, is the contracting activity.
Raytheon Company of Marlborough, Massachusetts, is being awarded about $21 million for: a wide-area, multilateration, en-route airway surveillance system for the Republic of Kyrgyzstan in support of the U.S. combatant forces in Afghanistan and the Kyrgyzstan Republic; air traffic control tower construction at Manas International Airport; and relocation of existing Kyrgyz Aero Navigatzia equipment to the new tower. The contracting activity is Electronic Systems Center, Hanscom Air Force Base, Massachusetts.
R4 Incorporated, Eatontown, New Jersey, was awarded about $9 million for contractor logistic support on various improvised explosive device defeat/protect force equipment at approximately 60 locations. The U.S. Army Contracting Command, Warren, Michigan, is the contracting activity.