Contract Awards

June 24, 2011
By George Seffers

Sierra Nevada Corporation, Sparks, Nevada, is being awarded a $12 million contract modification to procure spares and consumables to support fielded Counter Radio-Controlled Improvised Explosive Device (RCIED) Electronic Warfare (CREW) dismounted systems. Dismounted Joint CREW systems are electronic jammers designed to prevent the initiation of RCIED. This contract is for the procurement of spares and consumables to support fielded CREW 3.1 systems, to be used by forces in each of the military services of the Central Command area of responsibility. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity.

June 24, 2011
By George Seffers

Raytheon Technical Services Company, Dulles, Virginia, is being awarded a contract potentially valued at more than $74 million for support of the Navy Forces Surveillance Support Center Relocatable Over the Horizon Radar (ROTHR) System. The Fleet and Industrial Supply Center Norfolk Contracting Department, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, is the contracting activity.

June 24, 2011
By George Seffers

GE Aviation Systems LLC, Grand Rapids, Michigan, is being awarded approximately $46 million for advanced data transfer equipment for F-16 aircraft. Aeronautical Systems Center, Wright Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity.

June 24, 2011
By George Seffers

Kratos Digital Fusion Solutions Incorporated, Huntsville, Alabama, was awarded approximately $23 million for research, development, modeling, and simulation capabilities for innovative and comprehensive research and development efforts in the highly coupled areas and intersections of modeling and simulation, computational fluid dynamics, aerodynamic heating and advanced weapons concepts. U.S. Army Contracting Command, Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, is the contracting activity.

June 24, 2011
By George Seffers

Torch Technologies, Huntsville, Alabama, was awarded more than $48 million to investigate, design, develop, and evaluate a scalable simulation enterprise for the Army's Aviation and Missile Command Research, Development, and Engineering Center. U.S. Army Contracting Command, Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, is the contracting activity.

June 24, 2011
By George Seffers

Lockheed Martin Information Systems and Global Services, King of Prussia, Pennsylvania, is being awarded an approximate $13 million contract modification for software development activity including system engineering, software, hardware deployment and support, and management efforts required to field the Tactical Tomahawk Weapons Control System. This contract combines purchases for the U.S. Navy and the government of the United Kingdom under the Foreign Military Sales Program. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

June 24, 2011
By George Seffers

Telos Corporation was recently awarded a more than  $3 million task order by the U.S. Air Force's Electronic Systems Center Cyber Integration Division at Hanscom Air Force Base, Massachusetts. The company will modernize the Air Force Information Transport System Increment 2 Aruba Operating Systems and Juniper Authentication System at 57 bases around the world, including hardware, software and services. The award was competed and awarded through the Network Centric Solutions (NETCENTS) contract vehicle.

June 24, 2011
By George Seffers

General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems, Fairfax, Virginia has been awarded a more than $4 million task order to provide airborne advanced geospatial intelligence battlespace awareness support to the U.S. Air Force's National Air and Space Intelligence Center (NASIC). General Dynamics will directly support national priorities, including overseas operations and missile defense, by providing hyper-spectral and multi-spectral imagery production and analysis, data processing and analysis, analytic support, publishing and distribution, and training. NASIC serves as the national and U.S.

June 22, 2011
By George Seffers

The contract for the Tiger Aircrew Training Means (TATM) has been extended by the Organisation for Joint Armament Cooperation (OCCAR 1) representing Germany and France. The four-year extension of the initial support contract which began in November 2006, will ensure the continued support and integrated services for the 26 Tiger helicopter simulators and associated devices located in four sites across France and Germany. The support activities within the contract include the daily servicing of the Tiger Aircrew Training Means, ensuring that the simulators are in the appropriate training configuration, and maintaining the simulators for effective operational use by the instructors.

June 22, 2011
By George Seffers

Lockheed Martin, Mission Systems and Sensors, Eagan, Minnesota, is being awarded about $758 million for the design, production, installation and support of technical insertion-12 and technical insertion-14 hardware which includes display, workstation, processors and network systems used in mission critical and mission essential host systems currently installed on Navy submarines. The Program Executive Office Submarine Technology Insertion Hardware architecture will provide a modular framework of processors and display computer resources consisting of consoles, card cages, high resolution monitors, large-screen displays, and associated peripherals. The hardware equipment will interface with local area networks and use a combination of com

June 22, 2011
By George Seffers

Science Applications International Corporation, McLean, Virginia, was recently awarded an approximate $9 million contract for research in the detection of insider threats based on sensor data from routine activities of members of a group, and possibly social networks. The U.S. Army Contracting Command, Durham, North Carolina, is the contracting activity.

June 22, 2011
By George Seffers

Lockheed Martin Corporation, MS2 Radar Systems, Liverpool, New York, is being awarded more than $16 million for modernization of 29 AN/FPS-117 long-range radars via the essential parts replacement program to extend the lifecycle and maintain current system coverage until 2025. Ogden Air Logistics Center, Hill Air Force Base, Utah, is the contracting activity.

June 22, 2011
By George Seffers

Raytheon Company, Missile Systems, Tucson, Arizona, is being awarded about $7 million for the High Speed Anti-Radiation Missile Targeting System software upgrade two risk reduction study. Air Armament Center, Eglin Air Force Base, Florida, is the contracting activity.

June 22, 2011
By George Seffers

Newbegin Enterprises Incorporated, Johnson City, Tennessee, is being awarded an $11 million contract modification for an Internet-based contractor operated parts store, which will provide a venue for personnel in the southwest Asia area of operations to purchase vehicle parts. The 20th Contracting Squadron, Shaw Air Force Base, South Carolina, is the contracting activity.

June 22, 2011
By George Seffers

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems, Clearfield, Utah, is being awarded an approximate $11 million contract modification to design and test weapon system processor (WSP) hardware and software changes that preclude generation of a continuous signal on the command transmit lines. The company also will design and develope material change to the WSP to ensure circuit cards are correctly installed and remain fully seated during transportation and when installed in the Launch Control Center operational and training environment. The U.S. Air Force Nuclear Weapons Center, Hill Air Force Base, Utah, is the contracting activity.

June 22, 2011
By George Seffers

NASA has modified a letter contract with ASRC Research and Technology Solutions of Greenbelt, Maryland, for Spectrum Management, Engineering Services and Programmatic Resource Management Support. This contract has a base value of about $36 million with a maximum task order value of an additional $10 million. ASRC will perform required technical support and engineering studies in support of NASA's requirements for spectrum allocations and assignments and support the coordination of national and international spectrum management organizations related to the agency's mission needs, as well as its support of the U.S. commercial space communications industry.

June 22, 2011
By George Seffers

Gendex Dental Systems, Des Plaines, Illinois, was awarded a fixed-price with economic price adjustment contract with a maximum of about $13 million for digital and imaging systems. Using services are Army, Navy, Air Force and Marine Corps. The Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, is the contracting activity.

June 22, 2011
By George Seffers

Booze Allen Hamilton, Herndon, Virginia, is being awarded approximately $19 million for reports and other deliverables to Air Force Research Laboratory Intelligence Data Handling and Understanding Division while developing, testing and deploying survivable, integrated tools for the intelligence enterprise. The reports and deliverables will include the following: technical analyses, studies, assessments, capability gap analysis, and innovation recommendations. Air Force Materiel Command, Offutt Air Force Base, Nebraska, is the contracting activity.

June 22, 2011
By George Seffers

APIC Corporation, Los Angeles, California, recently announced the award of an optical clock development contract through a small business technology transfer from U.S. Defense Department and the Air Force Office of Scientific Research.

June 20, 2011
By George Seffers

BAE Systems Technology Solutions and Services Incorporated, Rockville, Maryland, is being awarded an approximate $33 million contract modification to exercise an option for engineering and technical services and supplies for the design, development, integration, test and evaluation, maintenance and logistics support of communication-electronic platform, equipment, systems and subsystems in support of the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division's Special Communications Requirements Division. The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, St. Inigoes, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

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