Insitu Inc., Bingen, Washington, is being awarded a $78,000,001 modification to a previously awarded firm-fixed-price contract (N00019-15-C-0033) for the procurement of six low-rate initial production Lot IV RQ-21A Blackjack unmanned aircraft systems. This award provides for the procurement of the air vehicles, ground control stations, launch and recovery equipment, spares and system engineering and program management.
Acquisition and Contracting
SAIC, McLean, Virginia, was awarded a $45,210,663 modification (003803) 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 Army Research, Development, and Engineering Command. Work will be performed at Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, with an estimated completion date of February 20, 2017.
Raytheon Co., McKinney, Texas, was awarded a $85,300,000 firm-fixed-price, cost-plus-fixed fee, and cost-no fee (to be negotiated at the task order level) contract for the AN/AAS-53 Common Sensor Payload System, with an estimated completion date of July 30, 2025. One bid was solicited with one received. Funding and work location will be determined with each order. The Army Contracting Command, Aberdeen, Maryland, is the contracting activity (W56KGY-15-D-0005).
Rockwell Collins Inc., Cedar Rapids, Iowa, is being awarded $8,131,791 for cost-plus-fixed-fee delivery order 0006 against a previously issued basic ordering agreement (N00019-14-G-0021) for engineering integration efforts on the Digital Red Switch System (DRSS) in support of one E-6B Mercury aircraft. This DRSS modification will provide enhanced distribution of audio from mission radios and includes efforts in the systems integration lab.
Booz Allen Hamilton Inc., McLean, Virginia, is being awarded $13,194,385 firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for enterprise management and technical support services to the Navy Information Dominance Force’s Shore Modernization and Integration Directorate in the areas of: enterprise architecture and operational transition planning; shore network and communications modernization; information technology service management process standardization; cybersecurity; and information technology portfolio management support.
Intelligent Decisions Inc., Ashburn, Virginia, was awarded a $6,848,385 modification (P00005) to contract W912CL-14-C-0018 for information technology operations and maintenance for U.S. Southern Command Joint Task Force-Guantanamo Bay Cuba with an estimated completion date of July 22, 2016. Fiscal 2015 operations and maintenance funds in the amount of $6,848,385 were obligated at the time of the award. The Army Contracting Command, Ft. Sam Houston, Texas, is the contracting authority.
Northrop Grumman Systems Corp., Boulder, Colorado, was awarded a $15 million modification (P00023) to contract W9113M-12-C-0055 for block 2 pre-planned product improvements of the Joint Tactical Ground Station (JTAGS) system. Work will be performed in Colorado Springs, Colorado, with an estimated completion date of March 22, 2017. Fiscal 2014 research, development, testing and evaluation funds in the amount of $7,300,000 were obligated at the time of the award.
Lockheed Martin Information Systems & Global Services, Colorado Springs, Colorado, has been awarded a $20,753,021 modification (P00329) to previously awarded F19628-00-C-0019 contract. Contractor will provide critical mission operations for the North American Aerospace Defense Command Cheyenne Mountain Complex, Integrated Tactical Warning and Attack Assessment office in support of air, missile and space defense for the National Command Authority.
General Dynamics received a $20 million contract modification from the U.S. Navy to continue modernizing the AN/BYG-1 Weapons Control System (WCS) technology insertion and advanced processing build software for U.S. Navy and Royal Australian Navy submarines. The AN/BYG-1 software analyzes and tracks submarine and surface-ship contact information, providing tactical, situational awareness for submarine crews including the capability to target and employ torpedoes and missiles.
The Department of Homeland Security Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) today announced a $2.9 million cybersecurity mobile app security research and development award that will help identify mobile app vulnerabilities. The Northern Virginia-based small business, Kryptowire, was awarded a 30-month contract through the S&T’s Long Range Broad Agency Announcement.
Acquisition reform remains a long-sought goal of defense procurement experts, but their efforts have a greater urgency as the existing system threatens the very existence of the defense industrial base.
General Dynamics Information Technology, Fairfax, Virginia, is being awarded a $32,389,278 cost-plus-fixed-price-fee, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract with cost-plus-fixed-fee and firm-fixed- price ordering provisions for research and development, technology, analytical and engineering support services to provide the capability to meet both existing and emerging command and control requirements at the Joint Staff J-6 C4 Assessments Division. This contract includes a 36-month ordering period.
SRA International Inc., Fairfax, Virginia, is being awarded a $38,836,903 cost-plus-fixed-price-fee, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract with cost-plus-fixed-fee and firm-fixed-price ordering provisions for information technology services in support of the Naval Criminal Investigative Service Information Technology Directorate. This contract includes a five-year ordering period. Work will be performed in Quantico, Virginia, and is to be completed by August 2020.
Cask Technologies LLC, San Diego, is being awarded a $25 million four-year, 10-month, firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for the engineering and information assurance support for the Marine Corps Total Force Information Technology Systems. Work will be performed in Stafford, Virginia, and is expected to be completed by May 21, 2020. No funds will be obligated at the time of award. Funds will be obligated as task orders are issued.
The following companies were awarded an indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, multiple-award contract with a combined ceiling value of $6 billion:
The Boeing Co., St. Louis, Missouri, is being awarded $14,689,239 for cost-plus-incentive-fee delivery order 0387 against a previously issued basic ordering agreement (N00019-11-G-0001) for the multi-module redesign of the array drive and beam steering controller for the AN/APG-79 active electronically scanned array radio detection and ranging to mitigate obsolescence for the Navy and the government of Australia. Work will be performed in Andover, Massachusetts (40 percent); Forest, Mississippi (30 percent); El Segundo, California (20 percent); and St.
Cask Technologies LLC, California, is being awarded a $25 million firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract (M67854-15-D-4801) for program analytical and technical support for Marine Corps Total Force Information Technology Systems. The company also was awarded another $25 million contract (M67854-15-D-4803) for business analytics, cost analysis and portfolio support. Work for both contracts will be performed in Stafford, Virginia, and is expected to be completed May 19, 2020. No funds will be obligated at the time of award.
Assurance Technology Corp., Carlisle, Massachusetts, is being awarded a $24,663,970 cost-plus-fixed-fee task order under the One Acquisition Solution for Integrated Services (OASIS) multiple award contract (N00173-15-F-6201) for research, development, and integration as it relates to software to develop software definable/reconfigurable systems (SDS) that respond to Navy, Defense Department, and national mission requirements with improved performance, capability, reliability, efficiency and life cycle cost.
Lockheed Martin is awarded a contract modification for C-130J large aircraft infrared countermeasures Group A kits and jump platform storage assemblies.
3 Phoenix Inc., Chantilly, Virginia, is being awarded an $8,634,738 modification to previously awarded contract (N00024-13-C-6264) for continuing engineering services to support software development, procurement of commercial off-the-shelf products, and hardware/software integration required to provide improved technology for Navy open architecture and network centric operations and warfare systems in support of Virginia-class submarines, and other submarine/surface ship systems. 3 Phoenix Inc.