Frontier Electric to Produce Sensor and Data Distribution Systems
Frontier Electronic Systems Corp.,* Stillwater, Oklahoma, is being awarded a $72,935,748 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for the production of the AN/SPQ-14 Advanced Sensor Distribution System (ASDS) and the AN/SPQ-15 Data Distribution System (DDS), to include logistics support and engineering services. DDS was developed as a replacement for AN/SPQ-14 ASDS. The intended use of the equipment is to provide radar and sensor distribution on board Navy ships and foreign military sales customers as requested. User requirements will determine the actual number of units ordered, and delivery for most items will be made within nine months of order issuance. This contract combines purchases for the Navy (85 percent); and the governments of Japan (10 percent), and South Korea (5 percent), under the Foreign Military Sales program. Work will be performed in Stillwater, Oklahoma, and is expected to be completed by June 2022. Fiscal 2017 foreign military sales funding in the amount of $1,947,315 will be obligated at time of award and will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured, in accordance with 10 U.S. Code § 2304(c)(1) - one responsible source, and no other supplies or services will satisfy agency requirements. The Naval Surface Warfare Center Dahlgren Division, Dahlgren, Virginia, is the contracting activity (N00178-17-D-0026).