SIGNALScape

3e Technologies to Deliver Critical Infrastructure Monitoring System

June 6, 2012
By George Seffers

3e Technologies International Incorporated, Rockville, Maryland, is being awarded a $9,408,612 contract modification to design, develop, implement, test, deliver, and install a functional and efficient facilities critical infrastructure control and monitoring system to increase infrastructure readiness. This requirement is for Facilities Critical Infrastructure Control and Monitoring System to extend current Navy Virtual Perimeter Monitoring System capabilities for Naval District Washington. This Small Business Innovation Research Phase III extension effort is to integrate the technologies and concepts established under previous Phase I, II, and III tasks with new and more advanced technologies and concepts. The Indian Head Division, Naval Surface Warfare Center, Indian Head, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

Lockheed to Provide ISIS Submarine Imaging System to U.S. Navy

June 6, 2012
By George Seffers

Lockheed Martin Mission Systems and Sensors, Manassas, Virginia, is being awarded a $10,415,473 cost-plus-fixed-fee, cost-reimbursable contract modification for engineering services and associated support efforts for U.S. Navy submarine integrated submarine imaging systems (ISIS). ISIS provides mission-critical, all-weather, visual and electronic search, digital-image management, indication, warning, and platform architecture interface capabilities for Los Angeles-class, Seawolf-class, Ohio-class and Virginia-class submarines with potential for Trident-class and other submarines. ISIS rolls-up existing components and near-term capabilities; and provides a robust architecture for efficiently inserting future capabilities, including items leveraged from Virginia-class photonics program. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington DC, is the contracting activity.

Cool App-titude: DocsTeach

June 5, 2012
By Rachel Eisenhower

Think you're a history buff? Put yourself to the test with the DocsTeach app for iPad that presents challenges based on documents from the U.S. National Archives.

Coast Guard Takes Deeper Arctic Plunge

June 5, 2012
By Beverly Schaeffer

Cutting through to expand further into the Arctic Region, the U.S. Coast Guard's initial efforts have been successful-but a treaty and climate change may keep some plans stranded on an ice floe.

Northrop Grumman Receives SAVANT Intelligence Contract

June 4, 2012
By George Seffers

Northrop Grumman Space and Mission Systems Corporation, Herndon, Virginia, is being awarded an $11,799,904 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to provide for the implementation, maintenance, enhancement, and operational support at the National Air and Space Intelligence Center for the Systematic Architecture for Virtual Analytic Net-Centric Threat Intelligence (SAVANT), space support and SAVANT controlled interface. Air Force Research Laboratory, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity.

Boeing to Provide Reconnaissance Pod to Saudi Arabia

June 4, 2012
By George Seffers

The Boeing Company, St. Louis, Missouri, is being awarded an $18,446,000 modified firm-fixed-price contract to incorporate the urgent requirement for limited integration of the DB-110 Reconnaissance Pod System on eight Royal Saudi Air Force F-15S aircraft. Aeronautical Systems Center, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity.

Intercontinental Ballistic Missile Cryptography Contract Modified

June 4, 2012
By George Seffers

Northrop Grumman Technical Services, Clearfield, Utah, is being awarded a $108,098,628 cost-plus-incentive-fee contract to purchase a modification to the Intercontinental Ballistic Missile Cryptography Upgrade II Engineering and Manufacturing Development Program. Air Force Nuclear Weapons Center, Hill Air Force Base, Utah, is the contracting activity.

Northrop Grumman to Provide Processor for Naval Aviation Platforms

June 4, 2012
By George Seffers

Northrop Grumman Systems Corporation, Rolling Meadows, Illinois, is being awarded a $6,715,050 cost-plus-incentive-fee contract for the design and integration of the AN/APR-39D(V)2 processor using 6U card standards with the appropriate antenna and receiver resources for various naval aviation platforms. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

Raytheon to Support MH-60 Airborne Sonar

June 4, 2012
By George Seffers

Raytheon Company, Integrated Defense Systems, Portsmouth, Rhode Island, is being awarded a $12,218,916 firm-fixed-price delivery order against a previously issued basic ordering agreement for specialized test equipment and "golden units" necessary to perform depot-level repairs to identified airborne low frequency sonar components in support of the MH-60 aircraft. This effort is targeted to augment the original equipment manufacturer repair capacity, reduce turnaround time, and improve fleet support. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

Pages