The Boeing Co., St. Louis, is being awarded a $20,517,876 delivery order (0061) against a previously issued basic ordering agreement (N68335-10-G-0012) for peculiar support equipment for the initial outfitting of the Navy emerging squadron stand-ups of the EA-18G aircraft and intermediate level (I-Level) support for the Royal Australian Air Force. The Navy-related peculiar support equipment is required to perform both organizational level and I-level maintenance on the Navy aircraft.
Acquisition and Contracting
WR Systems Ltd., Fairfax, Virginia, is being awarded a $25,194,253 ceiling increase modification to a previously awarded cost-plus-fixed-fee, competitive award contract (N65236-10-D-2839) to provide the U.S. fleet and U.S.-supported foreign military fleets with comprehensive programmatic and technical support for navigation and geospatial information systems. This contract is in its fourth and final option period. With this ceiling increase modification, the cumulative value of this contract would go from $140,601,392 to $165,795,645.
Exelis Inc., Clifton, New Jersey, a wholly owned subsidiary of Harris Corp., is being awarded a $97,303,380 cost-plus-fixed-fee, fixed-price-incentive-firm contract for the manufacture and delivery of 46 full-rate production Lot XII integrated defensive electronic countermeasures AN/ALQ-214(V)4/5 onboard jammer systems. This effort also includes the repair of test assets and field support for the AN/ALQ-214(V)4/5.
Congress and the federal government have heard the clamor of small-business owners and want to ease the cumbersome federal-contracting process and level the playing field between small and large companies competing for government-contracting dollars, experts said during an AFCEA International program.
The U.S. Army is procuring Motorola’s WAVE software technology to fill a need for a unified application that links two-way radios, smartphones, telephones and personal computers together for seamless communications. The $14.1 million contract provides the Army with unlimited access to the capability. WAVE will act as the glue to patch together devices normally incapable of communicating with one another.
Leidos Inc., Reston, Virginia was awarded a ceiling $4,336,822,777 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract, with firm-fixed-price, cost-plus-fixed-fee, cost-plus-incentive fee, and fixed-price incentive pricing arrangements, for the Defense Healthcare Management System Modernization program. As a service provider integrator, the contractor will provide an electronic health record off-the-shelf solution, integration activities and deployment across the Military Health System.
C4 Planning Solutions LLC, Blythe, Georgia (N00039-15-D-0036); Cambridge International Systems Inc., Arlington, Virginia (N00039-15-D-0037); Envistacom LLC, Atlanta (N00039-15-D-0038); Forward Slope Inc., San Diego (N00039-15-D-0039); and SOLUTE Consulting, San Diego (N00039-15-D-0040) are being awarded a $232,068,059 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, hybrid, cost-plus-fixed-fee, firm-fixed-price, cos
General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems Inc., Fairfax, Virginia is being awarded a $32,721,919 modification to previously awarded contract (N00024-09-C-6250) for AN/BYG-1 Tactical Control Systems (TCS) Technology Insertion (TI-14) Advanced Processing Build (APB-15) software for delivery to multiple submarine platforms. General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems will complete AN/BYG-1 Tactical Control Systems (TCS) Technology Insertion (TI-14) Advanced Processing Build (APB-15) software for delivery to multiple submarine platforms.
SciTec Inc., Princeton, New Jersey, is being awarded an indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract with a ceiling of $9,978,244 for space data exploitation (SDE). This contract will support the development, application and transition of SDE software development, test support and data analysis. The work will be performed in Princeton, New Jersey; Fairborn, Ohio; Huntsville, Alabama; and Boulder, Colorado. The estimated ordering period is from July 24, 2015, through July 23, 2018. This is a Small Business Innovation Research Phase III contract.
Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, has been awarded a $731,987,632 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for the operation of the Software Engineering Institute, a federally funded research and development center. Work will be performed in Pittsburgh and is expected to be complete by June 30, 2020. This award is the result of a sole-source acquisition. Fiscal 2015 research, development, test and evaluation funds in the amount of $500,000 are being obligated at the time of award.
NCI Inc., Reston, Va., recently announced it was awarded two task orders aggregating $6 million under the Total Engineering and Information Systems (TEIS) III contract for information technology (IT) services in support of the U.S. Army Information Systems Engineering Command, Fort Huachuca Engineering Directorate and Fort Detrick Engineering Directorate. These task orders represent both new and follow-on work for NCI. The Fort Huachuca task order spans a base period of 13.5 months. The Fort Detrick task order consists of a 12-month base period.
Trident Systems Inc., Fairfax, Virginia, is being awarded a $24,389,616 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for basic and applied research of persistent airborne data link communications components and systems. This effort will increase the effectiveness of small airborne systems by providing actionable real-time situational awareness information to the warfighter. Work will be performed in Fairfax, Virginia (71 percent); and Raleigh, North Carolina (29 percent), and is expected to be completed in July 2020.
New Mexico State University was awarded a $75 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity cost contract to support the Information Operations Vulnerability/Survivability Assessment program, with an estimated completion date of July 26, 2020. One offer was solicited with one received. Funding and work location will be determined with each order. The Army Contracting Command, Adelphi, Maryland, is the contracting activity (W911QX-15-D-0022)
BAE Systems Information Solutions Inc., McLean, Virginia, has been awarded a $16,900,000 modification (P00007) cost-plus-fixed-fee, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for Systems Engineering and Evaluations, Systems analysis Worldwide 6.
Honeywell International Inc., Phoenix, has been awarded a maximum $7,212,498 firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for signal data processors. This was a sole-source acquisition using justification Federal Acquisition Regulation part 6.302-1, 10 U.S.C. 2304 (c)(1). This is a five-year base contract with no option periods. Location of performance is Arizona, with a July 28, 2020, performance completion date. Using military service is Army.
Booz Allen Hamilton Engineering Services LLC, Linthicum, Maryland (N65236-15-D-4804); CSSI Inc., Washington, District of Columbia (N65236-15-D-4805); and SERCO Inc., Reston, Virginia (N65236-15-D-4806), are each being awarded an indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, cost-plus-fixed-fee, with provisions for firm-fixed-price task orders, performance-based multiple award contract.
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.
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.