Contract Awards

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.

June 20, 2011
By George Seffers

ITT Corporation, Van Nuys, California, is being awarded a nearly $12 million contract for testing, delivery, and installation of one airport surveillance radar/monopulse secondary surveillance radar (ASR/MSSR) system for the Royal Air Force of Oman with a mode 4 capability for terminal surveillance of aircraft in support of air traffic control mission requirements at Masirah Air Base in Oman and enhancements of the ASR/MSSR system located at Thumrait Air Base in Oman. Electronic Systems Center, Hanscom Air Force Base, Massachusetts, is the contracting activity.

June 17, 2011
By George Seffers

ITT Corporation, Alexandria, Virginia, has been awarded a more than $9 million contract to provide for research and development efforts in the area of modeling, simulation, and analysis for chemical biological smoke and obscurants. U.S. Army Contracting Command, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

June 17, 2011
By George Seffers

The Boeing Company, Seal Beach, California, is being awarded an approximate $16 million contract modification to the existing Boeing IIF sustainment contract for the Global Positioning System (GPS). This contract action will provide fiscal 2011 funding for four sustainment contract line item numbers, to include sustainment, contractor software maintenance, sustainment engineering, and technical management agency support; and two space vehicle contract line item numbers to include launch operations support and on-orbit operations support. This will also provide funding for continued GPS operational control segment work. Space and Missile Systems Center, El Segundo, California, is the contracting activity

June 17, 2011
By George Seffers

Four companies-L-3 Stratis, Reston, Virginia; General Dynamics Information Technology, Fairfax, Virginia; Science Applications International Corporation, McLean, Virginia; and Arma Global Corporation, Tampa, Florida-are each being awarded a $362 million contract for special operations forces information technology enterprise contracts specialty services in support of U.S.

June 17, 2011
By George Seffers

Imperial Machine and Tool Company, Columbia, New Jersey, was recently awarded a nearly $10 million contract to provide for manufacturing and prototyping in support of various manned and unmanned armament systems. U.S. Army Contracting Command, Picatinny, New Jersey, is the contracting activity.

June 15, 2011
By George Seffers

DRS Tactical Systems Incorporated, Melbourne, Florida, was recently awarded an $85 million contract modification for the procurement of urgent and bridging quantities for Force XXI Battle Command Brigade and Below computer systems. The U.S. Army Contracting Command, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

June 17, 2011
By George Seffers

Two firms-DRS Reconnaissance, Surveillance and Target Acquisition Incorporated, Melbourne, Florida, and L-3 Insight Technology Incorporated, Londonderry, New Hampshire-were each recently awarded contracts to provide a minimum of 150 and a maximum of 32,000 small, tactical, optical, rifle-mounted, micro-laser range finders. DRS received approximately $514 million, L-3 nearly $439 million. The U.S. Army Contracting Command, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

June 15, 2011
By George Seffers

Lockheed Martin Space Systems Company, Sunnyvale, California, is being awarded a more than $17 million contract modification to extend the capabilities insertion study in the existing Advanced Extremely High Frequency Systems Development and Demonstration Program. This extension includes support for capability/requirements tradeoffs for systems, technology assessments, development of design alternatives, risk assessments, and cost and schedule analysis for development and production of enhancements to be integrated with the current program. Space and Missile Systems Center, El Segundo, California, is the contracting activity.

June 15, 2011
By George Seffers

Sierra Nevada Corporation, Sparks, Nevada, was awarded about $7 million to provide geo-location training, development and delivery at Fort Bragg, North Carolina, with an estimated completion date of June 5, 2012. The Program Executive Office, Enterprise Information Systems, Technology Applications Office, Fort Detrick, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

June 15, 2011
By George Seffers

Newbegin Enterprises Incorporated, Johnson City, Tennessee, is being awarded a $75 million maximum contract 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 government shall require contractor delivery of specific products by issuance of delivery orders. The 20th Contracting Squadron, Shaw Air Force Base, South Carolina, is the contracting activity.

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