Contract Awards

April 29, 2011
By George Seffers

Smith's Detection, Edgewood, Maryland, was recently awarded a nearly $29 million contract for the procurement of 4,801 joint chemical agent detectors with warranties, and 4,901 communication adapter kits. The U.S. Army Contracting Command, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

April 29, 2011
By George Seffers

ARINC Engineering Services, LLC, Annapolis, Maryland, is being awarded a $9 million contract to procure technical and engineering services in support of the Joint Precision Approach and Landing Systems and Navy Unmanned Combat Aerial Systems programs. The U.S. Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

April 29, 2011
By George Seffers

SRCTec Incorporated, North Syracuse, New York, was awarded a $14 million bridge contract to provide spare parts for the Lightweight Counter Mortar Radar System. Using service is U.S. Army. The Defense Logistics Agency Land and Maritime at Aberdeen, Aberdeen, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

May 2, 2011
By George Seffers

Fisher Scientific Company, LLC, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, was issued a modification exercising the second option year on a current contract. Award is a fixed-price with economic price adjustment contract with a maximum $256 million for selection of Laboratory Integrated Delivery System Program distributor.  Using services are U.S. Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps and federal civilian agencies. The Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, is the contracting activity.

April 29, 2011
By George Seffers

EOIR Technologies Incorporated, Fredericksburg, Virginia, was awarded a $46 million contract modification to continue operations and maintenance of four Constant Hawk air platforms in Afghanistan. The U.S. Army Contracting Command, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

April 29, 2011
By George Seffers

L-3 Services Incorporated, Mount Laurel, New Jersey, is being awarded a more than $8 million contract modification to exercise an option for engineering and technical services in support of the U.S. Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division's Special Communications Requirements Division. Services will support legacy, current and next-generation telecommunication and related system requirements for various Navy, Army, Air Force, special operations forces, and other agencies. The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

April 29, 2011
By George Seffers

Raytheon Network Centric Systems, Dallas, Texas, was awarded recently awarded a $25 million contract to provide for the foreign military sale of driver's vision enhancer and commander vision enhancer for the Saudi Arabian national guard. The U.S. Army Communications-Electronics Command, Contracting Center, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

April 29, 2011
By George Seffers

Intelsat General Corporation, Bethesda, Maryland, was recently awarded a contract potentially  worth $145 million for the American Forces Radio and Television Service Global Satellite Services Program. The contract provides worldwide commercial telecommunications services to include: C- and Ku-band satellite resources; land earth stations; terrestrial backhauls; and bandwidth management services. The Defense Information Technology Contracting Organization, Scott Air Force Bass, Illinois, is the contracting activity.

April 29, 2011
By George Seffers

Kollmorgen Corporation, Electro-Optical Division, Northampton, Massachussetts, is being awarded a $16 million contract modification to exercise cost-type options for the materials and travel associated with engineering services for the photonics mast program. The photonics mast is a non-hull penetrating electronic imaging subsystem of the command and control system. The photonics mast incorporates visible, infrared and electronic support measures sensors and stealth features that will provide new capabilities for attack submarines. The subsystem comprises the sensor group, the mast group, the data transmission group, and the control and display group.

April 29, 2011
By George Seffers

Boeing Company, S&IS Mission Systems, Springfield, Virginia, is being awarded a $14 million contract to continue sustainment of the Combat Track II (CTII) airborne intelligence platform sustainment and support systems, which include deployments worldwide conducting site surveys; installations and integration; assembly and test; operator and maintainer training; software/hardware modifications; system integration and retrofits; and system performance assessments. Boeing will also equip CTII units with a programmable Sierra II chip. The Electronic Systems Center, Hanscom Air Force Base, Massachusetts, is the contracting activity.

April 29, 2011
By George Seffers

Centurum Information Technology Incorporated, Marlton, New Jersey, is being awarded a potential $77 million contract for command and control systems support for new integrated systems/networks. Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Atlantic, Charleston, South Carolina, is the contracting activity.

April 25, 2011
By George Seffers

Americom Government Services Incorporated, McLean, Virginia, was recently awarded a $10 million firm-fixed-price contract for the Thule Tracking Station digital signal level three (DS3) service. The contract provides the government a dedicated, full period DS3 (44.736 megabytes per second), full duplex, symmetrical, serial communications digital circuit between Thule Air Base and Schriever Air Force Base utilizing commercial satellite bandwidth, contractor-provided hub equipment, teleport services and contractor-provided antennas. The Defense Information Technology Contracting Organization, Scott Air Force Base, Illinois, is the contracting activity.

April 25, 2011
By George Seffers

SRCTec Incorporated, Syracuse, New York, was recently awarded a $78 million contract modification to include primary Duke V3 system spares and increase the ordering ceiling to $278 million. Duke V3 is a counter radio-controlled improvised explosive device electronic warfare system. The U.S. Army Contracting Command, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

April 21, 2011
By Henry Kenyon

SRA International Incorporated, Fairfax, Virginia, has won a blanket purchase agreement from the Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense, Research and Engineering. The multi-award contract has an estimated value of $100 million over five years, if all options are exercised. As one of five awardees, SRA will provide subject matter expertise in engineering, Defense Department acquisition and program management.

April 21, 2011
By Henry Kenyon

Harris Corporation has received a $7.6 million order from the U.S. Defense Department for its Falcon III AN/PRC-117G multiband manpack radio systems. The Defense Department is acquiring the radios to provide deployed forces with expanded wireless tactical communications capabilities such as video, e-mail and collaborative chat.

April 20, 2011
By Henry Kenyon

The Field Services Business Unit of Fidelity Technologies Corporation, Reading, Pennsylvania, is one of eight companies to bid on individual task orders under the Fielded Training Systems Support III multiple award contract. The indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract has an ordering period of five years, plus three one-year options if exercised, with a ceiling estimate of $900 million. The company has provided contractor services to the Naval Air Warfare Center Training Systems Division under two predecessor contracts.

April 20, 2011
By Henry Kenyon

General Dynamics Armament and Technical Products, Charlotte, North Carolina, has been awarded two contracts with a combined value of $12.9 million to produce 22 Gatling gun systems for the U.S. Navy. The company also will supply various Gatling gun spare items to the U.S. Army. Under the first award, worth $7.8 million, General Dynamics will deliver 22 M61A2 20-millimeter Gatling gun systems to the Navy for use on F/A-18E/F aircraft.

April 18, 2011
By Henry Kenyon

GeoEye Incorporated, Herndon, Virginia, and Esri, Redlands, California, have signed a strategic contract to license a large amount of GeoEye's high-resolution IKONOS archive imagery. Esri will blend the highly accurate imagery with its current imagery data from multiple sensors to produce a global, static cache map layer. The company expects to complete the project in early 2012.

April 19, 2011
By Henry Kenyon

L-3 Link has been awarded a five-year contract for the U.S. Army's Aviation Combined Arms Tactical Trainer (AVCATT) Post Deployment Software Support program. Under the contract, the company will oversee all changes to AVCATT trainer hardware and software. The Army currently has fielded 23 AVCATT suites at bases around the world.

April 19, 2011
By Henry Kenyon

The U.S. Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA) has let a single-award, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to TASC Incorporated, Chantilly, Virginia, with a ceiling value of $600 million. Under terms of the five-year contract, TASC will provide advisory and assistance services to DTRA's Research and Development Enterprise, with a focus on new and mature nonproliferation technologies.

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