Cole Engineering Awarded War Game Contract
Cole Engineering Services Inc., Orlando, Florida, is being awarded a $26,691,656 firm-fixed price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for the procurement of an aggregate-level simulation system, called the Marine Air Ground Task Force Tactical Warfare Simulation System (MTWS), in support of Program Manager Training Systems, Orlando, Florida. The MTWS system provides an interactive, decision-based, real-time war game representing the six warfighting functional areas of fires, command and control, aviation, logistics, maneuver and intelligence. MTWS is designed to support the training of commanders and their staffs in exercises involving live and simulated land, air and naval forces at all operational command levels. Work will be performed in Quantico, Virginia (35 percent); Camp Pendleton, California (20 percent); Camp Lejeune, North Carolina (15 percent); Kaneohe Bay, Hawaii (15 percent); and Okinawa, Japan (15 percent), and is expected to be completed by December 2020. No funds will be obligated at the time of award, and all funding will be applied to subsequent task orders. This contract was competitively procured via the Federal Business Opportunities website, with one offer received. The Marine Corps Systems Command, Quantico, Virginia, is the contracting activity (M67854-16-D-7804).