BAE Systems Technology Solutions and Services Incorporated, Rockville, Maryland, is being awarded a $17,224,611 contract modification to exercise an option for approximately 260 thousand hours of engineering and technical services in support of the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division's Special Communications Requirements Division's Command, Control, Communications, Computers and Intelligence Communications-Electronics Program. The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.
Despite looming budget cuts, the ability to provide information to the individuals conducting operations is a priority. Fielding technology fast is not only essential, but can help ownership costs, according to Pat Sullivan, a representative of the program executive office, command, control, communications, computers and intelligence (PEOC4I) addressing a standing-room only crowd at the SPAWAR theatre during West 2012. The kind of work done within SPAWAR will take less of a cut proportionally than rest of Defense Department, he said. But he added that industry needs to pull together to reduce configurations.
Eight firms have been awarded indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to provide Command, Control, Communications, Computers, and Intelligence (C4I) support for systems integration engineering, planning and implementation of components and networks for Navy, joint, national and foreign military C4I systems. The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Pacific, San Diego, California, is the contracting activity. J5 Systems, San Diego, California, is being awarded a potential $40,952,905 contract. Science Applications International Corporation receives a potential $38,268,950 award. Syzygy Technologies Incorporated, San Diego, is being awarded a potential $38,063,946 contract.
General Dynamics Information Technology, Fairfax, Virginia, was awarded a $9,457,570 firm-fixed-price contract. The award will provide for the command, control, communications and computer intelligence operations and maintenance services. Work will be performed in Yongsan, Korea. The 411th Contracting Support Brigade, Korea, is the contracting activity.
Kratos Technology and Training Solutions Incorporated, San Diego, California, is being awarded a potential $40,058,647 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, cost-plus-fixed-fee, multiple award contract to provide Command, Control, Communications, Computers, and Intelligence (C4I) support in the areas of test and evaluation, engineering, independent verification and validation engineering, software quality assurance, configuration management, and website maintenance in support of Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Pacific's C4I programs and software support activity.
Lafayette Group Incorporated, Vienna, Virginia, has been awarded a contract potentially valued at nearly $31 million for technical support to federal, state, and local government agencies engaged in a wide range of command, control, communications, computers and intelligence activities supporting communications interoperability for public safety. The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Pacific, San Diego, California, is the contracting activity.
The Systems Group, LLC, Bonaire, Georgia, was awarded a nearly $8 million contract to provide technical support services to the U.S. Air Force in support of its role to assist the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia with programmatic, technical and financial planning for AWACS and other aircraft platforms; command, control, communications, computers and intelligence, and training. Electronic Systems Command, Hanscom Air Force Base, Massachusetts, is the contracting activity.