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Logos Supports Surveillance Systems in Afghanistan

April 2, 2015

Logos Technologies Inc., Fairfax, Virginia, is being awarded an $18,615,621 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to provide operations, maintenance, and logistics services in support of Kestrel Wide Area Surveillance systems and sensors deployed on Persistent Ground Surveillance Systems and Persistent Threat Detection Systems aerostats in support of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization Resolute Support mission for the Army. Work will be performed in Fairfax, Virginia (55 percent); Afghanistan (30 percent); Yuma, Arizona (5 percent); Raleigh, North Carolina (5 percent); and Pt. Mugu, California (5 percent), and is expected to be completed in December 2015. Fiscal 2015 operations and maintenance (Army) funds in the amount of $3,240,741 are being obligated at time of award, all of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured pursuant to 10 U.S.C. 2304(c)(1). The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, Lakehurst, New Jersey, is the contracting activity (N68335-15-C-0144).

 

Rockwell to Upgrade EA-6B Nuclear Planning and Execution System

April 2, 2015

Rockwell Collins Inc., Cedar Rapids, Iowa, is being awarded a $7,824,175 modification to a previously awarded firm-fixed-price contract (N00019-13-C-0004) to upgrade the configuration and operational properties of the EA-6B Block I aircraft's nuclear planning and execution system. Work will be performed in Richardson, Texas, and is expected to be completed in September 2016. Fiscal 2014 aircraft procurement (Navy) funds in the amount of $7,824,175 are being obligated on this award, none of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

 

U.S. Marine Corps Modifies G/ATOR Contract

April 2, 2015

Northrop Grumman Systems Corp., Linthicum Heights, Maryland, is being awarded $15,292,388 for modification P00149 under a previously awarded cost-plus-fixed-fee contract (M67854-07-C-2072) in support of Ground/Air Task-Oriented Radar (G/ATOR) program managed by Program Executive Officer Land Systems, Quantico, Virginia. This modification incorporates a change order to implement Phase II of the computer program reliability improvement plan within the framework of the low rate initial production contract. Work will be performed in Linthicum Heights, Maryland (82 percent); and Syracuse, New York (18 percent), and is expected to be completed by Dec. 31, 2016. Research, development, test and evaluation funds in the amount of $4,410,000 will be obligated at the time of award. No contracts funds will expire the end of the current fiscal year. This modification is awarded against a sole-source contract in accordance with 10 U.S.C. 2304(c)(1). The Marine Corps Systems Command, Quantico, Virginia, is the contracting activity.

 

Boeing to Resolve Problems with P-8A Test Aircraft

April 2, 2015

The Boeing Co., Seattle, Washington, is being awarded a $21,065,841 modification to a previously awarded cost reimbursement type contract (N00019-04-C-3146) for system development and testing to resolve open trouble reports on the existing P-8A Poseidon test aircraft. Work will be performed in Huntington Beach, California (51 percent); Seattle, Washington (47 percent); and Patuxent River, Maryland (2 percent), and is expected to be completed in March 2017. Fiscal 2015 research, development, test and evaluation (Navy) funds in the amount of $19,970,000 will be obligated at time of award, none of which will expire at the end of the current year. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

L-3 to Provide Reconnaissance and Surveillance Aircraft

April 2, 2015

L-3 Communications Corp., Mission Integration Division, Greenville, Texas, was awarded a $31,831,162 fixed-price-incentive contract for the modification of one government-owned Quick Reaction Capability Liberty Project aircraft to an Enhanced Medium Altitude Reconnaissance and Surveillance System - Multi-Intelligence (EMARSS-M) aircraft. Work will be performed in Grenville, Texas, with an estimated completion date of Sept. 30, 2016. One bid was solicited with one received. Fiscal 2014 other procurement funds in the amount of $7,650,257 are being obligated at the time of the award. Army Contracting Command Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, is the contracting activity (W58RGZ-15-C-0038).

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.   

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