Contract Awards

June 8, 2011
By George Seffers

Guam Pacific International LLC, Barrigada, Guam, is being awarded a more than $7 million contract modification for construction of a combat communications operations facility at Andersen Air Force Base. The work to be performed provides for construction of a reinforced concrete facility that will include a command section, offices, briefing/training rooms, administration area, mechanical and electrical spaces, communications, fire suppression/detection, intrusion detection system, environmental controls, utilities, pavements, parking, associated site improvements, hazardous material abatement, antiterrorism/force protection measures and archeological monitoring and all necessary supporting facilities for a complete and usable facility.

June 8, 2011
By George Seffers

Hensel Phelps Construction Company, Orlando, Florida, is being awarded an approximate $70 million contract for construction of the F-35B Joint Strike Fighter training facility and training hangar at Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort. The proposed new construction will consist of a new training and simulator facility and a new multi-story hangar facility. The new training and simulator facility will include flight simulator spaces, training classrooms, briefing and debriefing rooms, network equipment rooms, administrative offices, and mechanical and electrical rooms. The new training hangar will include an aircraft maintenance bay, shop, administrative areas, data network areas, briefing and debriefing rooms, and mechanical and electrical

June 8, 2011
By George Seffers

Scientific Applications International Corporation (SAIC), McLean, Virginia, and STG Incorporated, Reston, Virginia, are each being awarded performance-based contracts potentially valued at nearly $100 million to provide on-site system support services for the Navy command, control, communications, computer, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (C4ISR) systems located at worldwide shore and ship operational commands, centers and facilities. These two contractors may compete for the task orders under the terms and conditions of the awarded contracts. Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Atlantic, Charleston, South Carolina, is the contracting activity.

June 6, 2011
By George Seffers

Fidelity Technologies Corporation, Reading, Pennsylvania, was recently awarded a potential $31 million contract to provide simulation training technology and logistics support to assist the U.S. Army as it prepares to transition security responsibilities to the Afghan National Army Air Corps. The U.S. Army Program Executive Office for Simulation, Training and Instrumentation, based in Orlando, Florida, awarded the contract. Within an 18-month period, Fidelity will deliver four simulators: MI-17 flight training device, G-222 flight training device, G-222 basic aviation training device and G-222 fuselage load trainer.

June 6, 2011
By George Seffers

Covia Labs Incorporated, Mountain View, California, recently announced that it has received a contract from the U.S Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate's Small Business Innovation Research program to research and develop public safety mobile broadband applications for mission critical voice communications. Under the contract, Covia will develop a plan and deliver software technology that leverages long-term evolution (LTE), existing communications systems, and Covia Labs' Connector interoperability platform to address these requirements.

June 6, 2011
By George Seffers

L-3 Communications Corporation, Salt Lake City, Utah, is being awarded an approximate $10 million contract modification for 21 Tactical Common Data Link systems in support of the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division's Surface/Aviation Interoperability Laboratory. The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

June 6, 2011
By George Seffers

Lockheed Martin Corporation, Orlando, Florida, was awarded more than $48 million for the six-month extension of logistical support for the AH-64 Apache modernized and legacy target acquisition designation sight assembly and pilot night vision sensor assembly system. U.S. Army Contracting Command, Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, is the contracting activity.

June 6, 2011
By George Seffers

Lockheed Martin Corporation, Orlando, Florida, was recently awarded an approximate $38 million contract for materials, fabrication, integration, system validation and verification, delivery, government acceptance testing, and contractor logistics support of the Multiple Integrated Laser System instrumentation and exercise control/after action review capability for the Saudi Arabia National Guard. The U.S. Army Program Executive Office of Simulation, Training and Instrumentation, Orlando, Florida, is the contracting activity.

June 6, 2011
By George Seffers

Lockheed Martin Corporation, Grand Prairie, Texas, was awarded more than $17 million for the integration support of post deployment build-7 software in the United Arab Emirates Patriot Advanced Capability-3 Ground System Engagement Control System. U.S. Army Contracting Command, Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, is the contracting activity.

June 6, 2011
By George Seffers

San Juan Construction, Montrose, Colorado, is being awarded a nearly $14 million task order for construction of a logistics support center and a two-story addition to the Consolidated Data Center at Naval Base Kitsap, Bangor. Work also includes support for the Consolidated Data Center, and to provide shipping/receiving area, covered loading dock, supply offices, and organizational support storage. The Naval Facilities Engineering Command, Northwest, Silverdale, Washington, is the contracting activity.

June 6, 2011
By George Seffers

J. Kokolakis Contracting Incorporated, Tarpon Springs, Florida, is being awarded a nearly $11 million contract for construction of the joint air traffic control tower at the Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base, New Orleans, Louisiana. The work to be performed provides for the construction of a seven level air traffic control tower, including the cab that will provide day and night visual and instrumental operations and a reserve air traffic control facility. The new tower will be equipped with National Airspace System Modernization equipment. The Naval Facilities Engineering Command, Southeast, Jacksonville, Florida, is the contracting activity.

June 6, 2011
By George Seffers

The Joint Interoperability Test Command (JITC) multiple-award omnibus contracts were extended as a modification to each of the three existing contracts: TASC-M, Andover, Massachusetts, TASC-N, Andover, Massachusettts; and Interop Joint Venture II, Chantilly, Virginia. The three JITC omnibus multiple-award contracts are time-and-material contracts that provide a full-range of test, evaluation, and certification services to support rapid acquisition and fielding of global net-centric war fighting capabilities. The current contracts expire August 30, 2011. The extensions will add an additional 12-month period to each JITC omnibus. The total combined ceiling values for the extension period will be increased by $35 million dollars, changing t

June 6, 2011
By George Seffers

Philips Healthcare Informatics Incorporated, Foster City, California, was awarded a contract with a maximum value of $40 million for digital imaging network-picture archive and communication systems, components, system options and accessories, upgrades, training, maintenance services and installation. Using services are Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps and federal civilian agencies. The Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, is the contracting activity.

June 6, 2011
By George Seffers

Sundt Construction Incorporated, Tempe, Arizona, is being awarded a potential $19 million task order for construction of a simulator facility at Marine Corps Air Station Yuma. The simulator building will also include a 49-person classroom, mission planning/rehearsal room, conference room, full mission simulators repair shop and spares, training devise database generation system, training system support center, flight equipment room, break room, and associated administrative, training support and security office areas. The proposed new construction will also include a garage area to house six deployable mission rehearsal trainers and six separate deployable alternating current power units.

June 3, 2011
By George Seffers

ITT Communications Systems, Fort Wayne, Indiana, was recently a $569 contract modification to deliver Single Channel Ground and Airborne Radio System ancillary equipment, spare parts, and repair and engineering services.  The U.S. Army Communications-Electronics Command, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

June 3, 2011
By George Seffers

Niitek Incorporated, Dulles, Virginia, has been awarded a more than $11 million contract for support services for the Husky Mounted Detection System, including system installation, training, and sustainment services to maintain fielded systems. U.S. Army Communications-Electronics Command, Contracting Center, Fort Belvoir, Virginia, is the contracting activity.

June 3, 2011
By George Seffers

The Boeing Company, Saint Louis, Missouri, has been awarded a $14 million contract modification for software maintenance of the Network Integration Kit Ground Mobile Radio and associated waveforms. The U.S. Army Contracting Command, Warren, Michigan, is the contracting activity.

June 3, 2011
By George Seffers

L-3 Communications EO/IR Incorporated, Santa Rosa, California, has been awarded a $21 million contract for 22 MX-15Di forward looking infrared radar sensors with laser designator for installation on Iraqi Armed 407 helicopters. The U.S. Army Contracting Command, Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, is the contracting activity.

June 3, 2011
By George Seffers

QinetiQ North America Incorporated, Systems Engineering Group, Huntsville, Alabama, was recently awarded a nearly $40 million contract to provide for the procurement of services to design, assess and mature an integrated architecture characterization capability through system analysis, trade studies, battle studio experimentation and field test demonstration. U.S. Army Contracting Command, Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, is the contracting activity.

June 3, 2011
By George Seffers

Lockheed Martin Mission Systems and Sensors, Akron, Ohio, was recently awarded an approximate $184 million contract for the production and delivery of 29 fully-integrated dual sensor persistent threat detection systems (PTDS) with support equipment and site consumables; seven sets of tether-up kits; two sets of theater spares; 36 MX-20 lite sensor spares; and five sets of site spares for the initial five fully-integrated PTDS. The U.S. Army Contracting Command, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

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