Boeing Satellite Systems Incorporated, El Segundo, California, is being awarded a $21 million firm-fixed-price contract for the Wideband Global SATCOM 7 & Beyond contract issued to purchase parts for SV10. Headquarters, Space and Missile Systems Center, El Segundo, California, is the contracting activity.
Lockheed Martin Corporation, Orlando, Florida, was awarded a $13,600,000 firm-fixed-price contract modification to procure the reset of modernized target acquisition designation sight/pilot night vision sensor systems. The U.S. Army Contracting Command, Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, is the contracting activity.
BAE Systems, York, Pennsylvania, was awarded a $68,726,155 cost-reimbursement, no-fee contract modification to reset/convert Bradley Operational Desert Storm situational awareness vehicles. The U.S. Army Contracting Command, Warren, Michigan, is the contracting activity.
Bring your own device policies and information technologies efficiencies were big topics during the final day of the 2012 Defense Information Systems Agency Mission Partner Conference.
The U.S. Navy is moving beyond demonstrations and into the development of a working prototype of a solid-state laser weapon for warships.
Centurum Information Technology Incorporated, Marlton, New Jersey; L-3 Services Incorporated, doing business as C2S2, Mount Laurel, New Jersey; Lockheed Martin Corporation, Herndon, Virginia; M.C. Dean Incorporated, Dulles, Virginia; QinetiQ North America Incorporated, doing business as Services and Solutions Group (S&S), Fairfax, Virginia; Science Applications International, doing business as SAIC, McLean, Virginia; SERCO Incorporated, Reston, Virginia; and Systems Research & Applications Corporation, doing business as SRA, Fairfax, Virginia, are each being awarded an indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, cost-plus-fixed-fee with firm-fixed-price provisions, multiple award contract for the procurement of integrated command and control engineering and technical support services for command centers. The services required include program management, technical engineering support, integrated logistics support, configuration and data management support, direct customer support, and security engineering support. These contracts include options, which, if exercised, would bring the cumulative value of these contracts to an estimated $144.9 million. Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Atlantic, Charleston, South Carollina, is the contracting activity.
Blue Tech, San Diego, California; CDWG, Vernon Hills, Illinois; Countertrade, Arvada, Colorado; Dell, Round Rock, Texas; GTSI Corporation, Herndon, Virginia; Intelligent Decisions, Incorporated, Ashburn, Virginia; Iron Bow Technologies, Chantilly, Virginia; ITG/EPLUS, Falls Church, Virginia; NCS Technologies Incorporated, Gainesville, Virginia; and World Wide Technology Incorporated, St. Louis, Missouri, are each being awarded an indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, multiple-award contract for commercial-off-the-shelf (COTS) computer systems, including ruggedized and non-ruggedized desktops and laptops, as well as servers and other associated computer equipment and accessories. This equipment, collectively referred to as Marine Corps Common Hardware Suite computing equipment, will provide standardized computing equipment and worldwide integrated logistics support for the Marine Corps operating forces and to the Department of Navy, while achieving the lowest cost of ownership through centralized procurement of high quality, COTS hardware. The aggregate not-to-exceed amount for these multiple award contracts combined is $775 million and represents a three-year base period with a two-year option, and the companies will have the opportunity to bid on each individual delivery order. Marine Corps Systems Command, Quantico, Virginia, is the contracting activity.
Lockheed Martin Corporation, Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth, Texas, is being awarded a $237,740,000 modification to the previously awarded fixed-price-incentive-fee (firm target) F-35 Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) Low Rate Initial Production IV contract for changes to the configuration baseline hardware or software resulting from the JSF development effort. This modification increases the concurrency cap for the U.S. Marine Corps and United Kingdom short take-off vertical landing aircraft; Air Force and Netherlands conventional take-off and landing aircraft; and Navy carrier variant aircraft. The concurrency cap establishes the threshold at or under which the contractor is obligated to incorporate government-authorized changes. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.
Northrop Grumman Systems Corporation, Integrated Systems Sector, San Diego, California, is being awarded a $25,709,758 modification to a previously awarded firm-fixed-price contract to purchase three Fire Scout vertical takeoff and landing tactical unmanned aerial vehicles Lot 5 low rate initial production and one ground control station. The Naval Air Systems Command is the contracting activity.