By making public-private communications seamless, a national research center aims to speed up emergency response times. With national security a top priority, the National Emergency Preparedness and Response partners say cooperation is critical now. How can the center eliminate stovepipes and unite communications systems?
Team Rubicon forms groups of veterans and medical personnel to respond during crisis scenarios.
NASA has selected Analytical Services Incorporated (ASI), Huntsville, Alabama, to provide strategic research and analysis and communications support services at the agency's Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville. Including options, the contract is potentially valued at $51.6 million, which includes a maximum potential indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity value of $19.25 million. Under the contract, ASI will be responsible for providing strategic research and analysis, communication planning, and communications services and product development and delivery.
NASA has elected to exercise the first option of the Technology, Engineering and Aerospace Mission Support contract (TEAMS 2) that was awarded to Analytical Mechanics Associates Incorporated, Hampton, Virginia, the company recently announced. The contracted work will be performed at NASA's Langley Research Center in Hampton. The option is valued at almost $42.2 million. The total value of this cost-plus award-fee with indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract is approximately $328 million. The TEAMS 2 contract provides engineering services to support research and technology development to meet evolving NASA mission objectives.
Raytheon Network Centric Systems, Largo, Florida, is being awarded an $8,731,406 contract modification for Joint Tactical Terminal AN/USC-62 radios. These radios will provide the Navy with vital integrated broadcast service receive and transmit capabilities in support of Ballistic missile defense operations. This contract includes options, which, if exercised, would bring the cumulative value of this contract to an estimated $34,659,763. The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command, San Diego, California, is the contracting activity.
SRI International, Menlo Park, California, is being awarded a $13,540,764 contract for design and assurance for the modular assembly of Sense-Control- Actuate Systems. The Air Force Research Laboratory, Rome, New York, is the contracting activity.
BAE Systems Information and Electronic Systems, Nashua, New Hampshire, is being awarded a $25,000 million multiple award indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for sustainment of Viper memory loader verifier and enhanced diagnostic aid support equipment. The 748 Supply Chain Management Group is the contracting activity.