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Ricardo-AEA to Provide Chemical Risk Support for U.K. Ministry of Defence

March 11, 2015

The Ricardo-AEA chemical risk practice, the National Chemical Emergency Centre (NCEC), has won a three year contract to provide the United Kingdom’s Ministry of Defence with emergency telephone advice and access to NCEC’s hazardous chemicals database, which contains information on close to 60,000 chemicals . Through its emergency telephone advice service, the NCEC will provide global comprehensive support, enabling the Ministry of Defence to appropriately respond to chemical emergencies such as a spill or exposure.

 

Rockwell Collins to Provide Radio Equipment

March 11, 2015

Rockwell Collins Inc., Government Systems, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, is being awarded an $11,490,540 modification to a previously awarded firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/ indefinite-quantity contract (N00019-15-D-5501) for the procurement of 1,695 ancillary equipment items for the AN/ARC-210 family of electronic protection radio equipment for domestic and Foreign Military Sales aircraft. Work will be performed in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, and is expected to be completed in September 2018. Contract funds will not be obligated at the time of award. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

 

U.S. Navy Purchases ERAPSCO Sonobuoys

March 11, 2015

ERAPSCO, Columbia City, Indiana, is being awarded a $20,427,800 modification to a previously awarded firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract (N00421-14-D-0025) to exercise an option for the procurement of up to 5,000 AN/SSQ-125 sonobuoys. Work will be performed in DeLeon Springs, Florida (52 percent), and Columbia City, Indiana (48 percent), and is expected to be completed in October 2017. No funding will be obligated at time of award. Funds will be obligated on individual delivery orders as they are issued. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

 

U.S. Navy Procures Radiation Measuring Technology

March 11, 2014

Thermo-Fisher Scientific, Franklin, Massachusetts, is being awarded a $19,900,325 firm-fixed-price contract for the provision of thermoluminescent dosimetry equipment and accessories to be used by Department of the Navy personnel who work in the vicinity of radioactive equipment. The equipment being procured is considered commercial-off-the-shelf. Personnel dosimetry is used to measure an individual's radiation exposure and to aid in minimizing exposure. Personnel dosimetry has medical, epidemiological, and legal significance and must be conscientiously practiced by trained personnel with the appropriate approved equipment. Work will be performed in West Bethesda, Maryland, and work is expected to be completed in March 2020.

Fiscal 2013 other procurement (Navy) funding in the amount of $11,888 will be obligated at time of award. Contract funds will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured in accordance with 10 U.S.C. 2304(c)(1) - only one responsible source and no other supplies will satisfy agency requirements (FAR 6.302-1). Only one source will satisfy the agency's needs because it is essential to have complete compatibility and interchangeability between the new and existing systems. The Naval Surface Warfare Center, Carderock Division, West Bethesda, Maryland, is the contracting activity (N00167-15-D-0001).

 

Trax International to Support Electronic Proving Ground

March 11, 2014

Trax International Corp., Las Vegas, Nevada was awarded a $46,143,438 cost-plus-award-fee multi-year incrementally funded contract with options to support and service the Army Electronic Proving Ground testing of a broad spectrum of equipment throughout the equipment's life cycle. Work will be performed in Ft. Huachuca, Arizona, with an estimated completion date of March 31, 2020. Bids were solicited via the Internet with eight received. Fiscal 2015 research, development, testing and evaluation funds in the amount of $100,000 are being obligated at the time of the award. Army Contracting Command, Ft. Huachuca, Arizona, is the contracting activity (W91RUS-15-C-0006).

 

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