Contract Awards

December 10, 2010
By George Seffers

General Dynamics Electric Boat has been awarded a $7 million contract modification by the U.S. Navy to develop advanced submarine technologies for current and future undersea platforms. Under this award Electric Boat will perform advanced submarine research and development studies in support of a wide range of technology areas including manufacturing, maintenance, survivability, hydrodynamics, acoustics and materials. Electric Boat also will conduct research and development work in areas such as manning, hull integrity, performance, ship control, logistics, weapons handling and safety.

December 8, 2010
By George Seffers

Northrop Grumman Systems Corporation, Bethpage, New York, is being awarded a $19 million delivery order to provide integrated logistics support for low rate initial production E-2D aircraft. These efforts will support the transition to an anticipated post-material support date performance based logistics solution. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

December 8, 2010
By George Seffers

Dynamics Research Corporation recently announced a four-year, $20 million contract award to support the enterprise architecture needs of the Department of Homeland Security's Office of the Chief Information Officer. Awarded through the General Services Administration Alliant contract, the work will modernize the department's information technology assets and architecture, providing for collaboration across divisions and centralizing the capture and management of enterprise knowledge. The work ensures that the department's investments are cost-effective and mission-focused and that its information technology programs and assets are well-managed to maximize their return on investment.

December 8, 2010
By George Seffers

AeroVironment Incorporated recently announced it received an order valued at nearly $5 million under a contract with the Norwegian Defense Logistics Organization. The order comprises new Raven small, unmanned aircraft systems, spares, training services and logistics support. Delivery of the systems is scheduled for early calendar 2011.

December 7, 2010
By George Seffers

Raytheon Company, Tucson, Arizona, is being awarded a contract modification of about $8 million to exercise an option for control and guidance section repairs for the AGM-88 High Speed Anti-Radiation Missile for the U.S. Navy, U.S. Air Force, and the government of Morocco under the Foreign Military Sales program. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

December 7, 2010
By George Seffers

DCG Systems Incorporated, Fremont, California, was awarded a $13 million contract to provide a logic analysis tool program to investigate new methods for the functional testing of a circuit to include logic states and timing of individual transistors and internal nodes of an integrated circuit. Air Force Research Laboratories, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity.

December 8, 2010
By George Seffers

Eight companies-The Boeing Company, St. Louis, Missouri; CAE USA Incorporated, Tampa, Florida; Computer Sciences Corporation, Orlando, Florida; Cubic Worldwide Technical Services Incorporated, San Diego, California; Engineering Support Personnel Incorporated, Orlando; Fidelity Technologies Corporation, Reading, Pennsylvania; L-3 Link Simulation & Training Division, Arlington, Texas; and LB&B Associates Incorporated, Columbia, Maryland-are each being awarded contracts to support more than 900 training simulators for the U.S.

December 6, 2010
By George Seffers

Northrop Grumman Intelligence Systems Electromagnetic Systems Laboratory, San Jose, California, was awarded a $7 million contract for the Airborne Signals Intelligence Payload Global Hawk objective performance incentive payment. Aeronautical Systems Center, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity.

December 7, 2010
By George Seffers

Wyle Laboratories Incorporated, Huntsville, Alabama, is being awarded a contact modification of more than $28 million for continued E-2C/E-2D/C-2 planning, program, and financial services in support of the Navy and the governments of France, Taiwan, Egypt, Japan, Singapore and Canada under the Foreign Military Sales program. The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

December 6, 2010
By George Seffers

AT&T Corporation, Oakton, Virginia, was awarded a nearly $218 million contract for Defense Information Systems Network (DISN) Video Services-Global (DVS-G) which provides video service and video teleconference services. This contract will provide interoperable global unclassified and classified video services and a full-service video teleconferencing utility for all DISN users. The video teleconferencing service is a real-time, near-full motion video service that allows simultaneous video and audio communications between two or more dedicated or dial-up sites worldwide. DVS-G provides critical support to a variety of overseas contingency operations missions.

December 6, 2010
By George Seffers

M.C. Dean Incorporated, Dulles, Virginia, is being awarded a potential $48 million contract for electronic security system and surveillance technology services necessary to accredit information facility spaces for the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency. Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Atlantic, Charleston, South Carolina, is the contracting activity.

December 6, 2010
By George Seffers

Booz Allen Hamilton, Red Bank, New Jersey, was recently awarded a $31 million contract for 350 Wolfhound systems, as well as managing, producing, testing, validating, delivery, and supporting the services and products associated with the Wolfhound systems. The U.S. Army's Communications Electronics Command Acquisition Center, Fort Monmouth, New Jersey, is the contracting activity.

December 6, 2010
By George Seffers

DRS Technical Services Incorporated, Herndon, Virginia, was recently awarded a $7 million contract to provide management, supervision, manpower, equipment and supplies necessary to provide satellite-based wireless service for morale, welfare, and recreation purposes to three locations within the Helmand province of Afghanistan. The locations are Camp Leatherneck, Camp Delaram and Camp Dwyer. Leatherneck Regional Contracting Center, Helmand province, Afghanistan, is the contracting activity.

December 6, 2010
By George Seffers

The Boeing Company, St. Louis, Misssouri, was recently awarded a nearly $37 million contract for the test support and training, software, and fielding efforts for Early Infantry Brigade Combat Team low rate initial production Set 1. U.S. Army Tank-automotive and Armaments Command (TACOM), Warren, Michigan, is the contracting activity.

December 3, 2010
By George Seffers

EDO Western Corporation, Salt Lake City, Utah, is being awarded a more than $10 million contract for the manufacture of TR-302 transducers for Navy submarines. Efforts will include manufacture, test, inspection, packaging, and delivery of TR-302 first article transducers, drawings, technical repair standards and up to a maximum of 50 production transducers per year for five years. An additional line item for engineering services is included in the award to perform design and trade-off studies, engineering change development, reliability studies, repair and refurbishment studies, failure analysis studies and logistic analyses. The government will request and award specific studies through individual task orders.

December 6, 2010
By George Seffers

BAE Systems has received multiple contracts totaling $38 million to provide thermal imagers for the U.S. Army's Common Remotely Operated Weapon Station (CROWS) II and Stryker programs. The TIM1500 thermal imagers used on remote weapon stations allow soldiers to detect and identify enemy targets while remaining protected inside their vehicles through remotely controlled, vehicle-mounted platforms for light- and medium-caliber weapons. The TIM1500 provides extended viewing range capability to detect vehicle targets at a significant range for target acquisition, long-rang surveillance and situational awareness. BAE Systems will provide the TIM1500 to Kongsberg Defence and Aerospace AS.

December 6, 2010
By George Seffers

The Boeing Company, Huntsville, Alabama, was recently awarded an $88 million contract for Enhanced Medium Altitude Reconnaissance and Surveillance System aircraft, which encompasses a 24-month engineering and manufacturing development (EMD) base effort for four units with an option for an additional two EMD units and more options for a total of six low rate initial production units and interim contractor logistics support. U.S. Army Communications Electronics Command Contracting Center, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

December 3, 2010
By George Seffers

Lockheed Martin Corporation, Sunnyvale, California, was awarded a nearly $8 million contract modification, which will incorporate the dual operations capability into the existing engineering, manufacturing and development contract for the space-based infrared system high component. U.S. Air Force Space and Missile Systems Center, El Segundo, California, is the contracting activity.

December 3, 2010
By George Seffers

Lockheed Martin Corporation, Orlando, Florida, was awarded a $10 million contract modification, which will provide for the upgrade/retrofit of five gunship multi-spectral sensor systems. Aeronautical Systems Center, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity.

December 3, 2010
By George Seffers

SeeByte Limited, Edinburgh, Scotland, is being awarded a nearly $9 million contract modification to exercise option two for Common Operator Interface command and control software for Navy explosive ordnance disposal teams. The software application is used for mission planning, equipment data transfer, mission execution tracking, post mission analysis, and data reporting by Navy explosive ordnance disposal mobile units, mobile diving and salvage units, and research and development activities. The Naval Surface Warfare Center, Indian Head, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

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