Harris Corp.

October 31, 2017

MHVC Acquisition Corp. (formerly Harris Corp.’s Government Services business), Herndon, Virginia, named Jeremy Wensinger chief operating officer; James Winner chief legal officer and general counsel; and Robert Giannetta chief information officer.

June 14, 2017
U.S. Special Operations Command has awarded a contract to Harris Corporation to purchase next-generation manpack radios.

Harris Corp., RF Communications, Rochester, New York, has been awarded an indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract with a $255,000,000 maximum ceiling value to provide the Special Operations Forces Tactical Communications Next Generation Manpack (STC NGMP) Radio system in support of U.S. Special Operations Command to conduct a Capital Equipment Replacement Program, replacing legacy manpack radios such as the AN/PRC-117F and AN/PRC-117G. The STC NGMP will provide Special Operations Forces teams with the ability to communicate utilizing a two-channel manpack radio.

May 4, 2017

Harris Corp., Colorado Springs, Colorado, has been awarded an $8,548,248 modification P00736 to previously awarded contract (FA19628-02-C-0010) for system sustainment of the Ground-based Electro Optical Deep Space Surveillance system, which provides space situational awareness data for tracking space objects. Contractor will provide sustainment services, which include weapon systems management and engineering, core sustainment for the field service teams, requirements development modeling and analysis, engineering support and technical orders support.

April 28, 2017
Harris Corporation has been awarded a contract modification for system sustainment of the FPS-85 phased array Eglin radar, which provides situational awareness data for tracking space objects.

Harris Corp., Colorado Springs, Colorado, has been awarded a $10,900,333 modification (P00738) on previously awarded contract (Fl 9628-02-C-0010) for system sustainment of the FPS-85 Phased Array Eglin radar, which provides situational awareness data for tracking space objects. Contractor will provide sustainment services, which include weapon systems management and engineering, core sustainment for the field service teams, requirements development modeling and analysis, engineering support and technical orders support. Work will be performed at Eglin Air Force Base, Florida; and Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado, and is expected to be complete by March 31, 2018.

March 13, 2017

Harris Corp. Space and Intelligence Systems, Palm Bay, Florida, has been awarded an $18,602,155 modification (P00002) to exercise the option on previously awarded contract FA8819-17-C-0004 for Counter Communication System Block 10.2. The contractor will provide Block 10.2 upgrades for 13 existing antennas across the Counter Communication System fleet. Work will be performed in Palm Bay and should be completed by February 25, 2019. Fiscal 2017 procurement funds in the amount of $18,602,155 are being obligated at the time of award. Space and Missile Systems Center, Los Angeles Air Force Base, California, is the contracting activity (FA8819-17-C-0004).

 

March 6, 2017
Harris Corporation has been awarded two contract modifications to support missile defense radar systems, including the Perimeter Acquisition Radar Attack Characterization System.

Harris Corp., Colorado Springs, Colorado, has been awarded a $27,972,060 modification (P00763) to exercise an option on previously awarded contract F19628-02-C-0010 for System Engineering and Sustainment Integrator for Ballistic Missile Early Warning System Pave Phased Array Warning system sustainment support. The contractor will provide the sustainment posture of the systems, which include field service team, mission assurance, system program agency operations, weapon system management and engineering.

January 9, 2017

Harris Corp., Rochester, New York, has been awarded a maximum $403,264,139 firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for spare parts supporting various tactical radio systems. This was a sole-source acquisition using justification 10 U.S. Code 2304(c)(2). This is a five-year contract with no option periods. Location of performance is New York, with a January 5, 2022, performance completion date. Using customers are Army and Defense Logistics Agency. Types of appropriation are fiscal 2017 through fiscal 2022 Army working capital; and defense working capital funds, funded in the year of delivery order issuance.

November 4, 2016

Harris Corp., Space and Intelligence Systems, Palm Bay, Florida, has been awarded a $53,083,987 firm-fixed-price, cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to upgrade the ground-based counter communication system. Contractor will upgrade Block 10.1 systems to the Block 10.2 configuration, deliver new Block 10.2 systems including depot spares, and perform engineering studies. Work will be performed at Palm Bay, Florida, and is expected to be complete by February 25, 2019. This award is the result of a sole-source acquisition. Fiscal 2016 missile and other funds in the amount of $41,004,278 are being obligated at the time of award.

October 6, 2016

Harris Corp., Clifton, New Jersey, is being awarded a $21,960,386 firm-fixed-price delivery order (0001) against a previously issued basic ordering agreement N00016-16-G-0003 for the development and qualification of 12 each new digital receivers and technique generator (DRTG) shop replacement assemblies (SRA) for the ALQ-214(V)4/5 on-board jammer system for the government of Australia. The DRTGs and SRAs will be used for an engineering change proposal involving both a hardware and software/firmware change to address diminishing manufacturing sources and material shortages issues of the ALQ-214(V)4/F on-board jammer system. Work will be performed in Clifton, New Jersey (99 percent); and San Diego, Ca

June 27, 2016

Exelis Inc., Herndon, Virginia, is being awarded $25,089,863 for cost-plus-fixed-fee task order 0031 to previously awarded, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract N00173-12-D-2023 to provide technical and engineering support toward the design, development, integration, test and operation of command and control, electronic warfare, communication and sensing systems. The contractor will be part of a team to provide tailored technical collection target planning and innovative technical collection plans. The planning and modeling shall leverage existing technical assessments and signatures. Work will be performed in Washington, District of Columbia, and work for the task order is expected to be

June 17, 2016
A U.S. Marine Corps sergeant performs a radio check during a security patrol in the Nawa district of the Helmand province, Afghanistan. Harris Corp. has been awarded a $1.7 billion contract to provide radios to Afghanistan under the Foreign Military Sales program.

Harris Corp., Rochester, New York, was awarded a $1.7 billion firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, multiyear foreign military sales contract (Afghanistan) to procure Harris radios, ancillaries, spare parts and services. Bids were solicited via the Internet, with one received. The estimated completion date is June 15, 2021. Funding and work location will be determined with each order. Army Contracting Command, Aberdeen, Maryland, is the contracting activity (W91CRB-16-D-5006).

 

June 17, 2016

Harris Information Technology Services Inc., Herndon, Virginia, has been awarded an $8,982,374 modification (P00181) to exercise the option on previously awarded contract FA2550-08-C-8011 for an additional quantity of two months of operations, maintenance and logistics support of the Air Force Satellite Control Network. Work will be performed at Schriever Air Force Base, Colorado Springs, Colorado; Vandenberg Air Force Base, California; Diego Garcia, British Indian Ocean Territory; Andersen Air Force Base, Guam; Kaena Point, Oahu, Hawaii; New Boston Air Force Station, New Hampshire; Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida; and Thule Air Base, Greenland.

May 18, 2016

Exelis Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Harris Corp., Herndon, Virginia, has been awarded a $10,357,560 modification (P00003) to previously awarded contract FA8730-16-C-0009 for the Air Force Distributed Common Ground System (DCGS). The contractor will provide use of InfiniBand Wide Area Network high-speed transport layer and data usage and dissemination capabilities. This effort provides direct feed of information without going through a third party, increased speed for data collection/processing, and cloud computing architecture, while supporting growing technologies.

May 9, 2016

Harris Corp., Rochester, New York, was awarded a $405,500,000 firm-fixed-price, foreign military sales (Morocco), indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for the Single Channel Ground and Airborne Radio Systems (SINCGARS) including ancillary items, spare parts, installation kits, training and fielding support services. One bid was solicited with one received, with an estimated completion date of April 21, 2021. Funding and work location will be determined with each order. The Army Contracting Command, Aberdeen, Maryland, is the contracting activity (W91CRB-16-D-5004).

 

May 5, 2016

Exelis Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Harris Corp., Van Nuys, California, is being awarded a $70,288,630 fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for the procurement of a maximum of 42 commercial-off-the-shelf Precision Approach Radar (PAR) systems for the Army (21), Navy (16) and Air Force (5), to replace the currently fielded AN-FPN-63(V). This contract also includes the uninterruptible power supplies, training and ancillary installation support for each PAR system. Work will be performed in Van Nuys, California, and is expected to be completed in May 2021. Fiscal 2014 other procurement (Navy) funds in the amount of $6,252,158 are being obligated at time

May 5, 2016

Harris Corp., formerly Exelis Inc., Colorado Springs, Colorado, has been awarded a $9,176,202 modification (P00654) to previously awarded contract F19628-02-C-0010 for system sustainment for Distributed Space Command and Control-Dahlgren. Contractor support includes program management, systems engineering, systems administration, software and hardware maintenance, and system test and evaluation. Work will be performed at Dahlgren, Virginia, and is expected to be complete by April 30, 2017. Fiscal 2016 operation and maintenance funds in the amount of $5,522,949 are being obligated at the time of award. The Space and Missile Systems Center, Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado, is the contracting activity.

April 22, 2016

Harris Corp., formerly Exelis Inc., Colorado Springs, Colorado, has been awarded a $7,526,652 modification (P00651) to previously awarded contract F19628-02-C-0010 for sustainment of the Ground-based Electro Optical Deep Space Surveillance (GEODSS) weapons system. Work will be performed at White Sands Missile Range, New Mexico; Maui, Hawaii; Diego Garcia; and Colorado Springs, Colorado, and is expected to be complete by April 14, 2017. Fiscal 2016 operations and maintenance funds in the amount of $5,666,184 are being obligated at the time of award. The Space and Missile Systems Center, Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado, is the contracting activity (F19628-02-C-0010).

 

April 5, 2016

Harris Corp., Colorado Springs, Colorado, has been awarded a $9,202,986 modification (P00653) to previously awarded System Engineering and Sustainment Integrator (SENSOR) contract F19628-02-C-0010 for system sustainment of the FPS-85 Phased Array Eglin radar which provides space situational awareness data for tracking space objects. Contractor will provide weapon system management and engineering, field service team, radome maintenance, and requirements definition, analysis and modeling. Work will be performed at Eglin Air Force Base, Florida; and Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado, and is expected to be complete by March 30, 2017.

March 30, 2016

Harris Corp., Rochester, New York, was awarded a $20,116,679 firm-fixed-price, foreign military sales (Morocco, Kuwait, Qatar) contract for radios, spares, installation kits and continental U.S. unit-level test equipment training. One bid was solicited with one received. Work will be performed in Morocco, Kuwait and Qatar, with an estimated completion date of February 2, 2021. Fiscal 2010 other procurement funds in the amount of $20,116,679 were obligated at the time of the award. The Army Contracting Command, Aberdeen, Maryland, is the contracting activity (W91CRB-16-C-5015).

 

February 29, 2016
Three companies—Harris, Rockwell Collins and General Dynamics—have been awarded task orders for Manpack radios, accessories and related services.

Harris Corp., Rochester, New York (W15P7T-16-D-0002); Rockwell Collins Inc., Cedar Rapids, Iowa (W15P7T-16-D-0003); and General Dynamics C4 Systems Inc., Scottsdale, Arizona (W15P7T-16-D-0004), were awarded a $12,725,724,536 maximum firm-fixed-price, multiple award task order contract for Manpack radios, accessories and related services for Product Manager Handheld, Manpack and Small Form Fit/Project Manager Tactical radios, with an estimated completion date of March 20, 2026. Bids were solicited via the Internet with three received. Funding and work location will be determined with each order.

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