Metron to Develop Maritime Counter-ISR Planning System
Metron Inc.,* Reston, Virginia, is being awarded a $7,167,816 performance based, cost-plus-fixed-fee completion contract for the development of a maritime counter-intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (C-ISR) planning system designed to defeat adversary ISR networks through optimal planning of coordinated friendly force movement emissions control, and denial and deception operations. The contract includes an 18-month base period which includes three optional taskings, and one 12-month option period that includes three optional taskings. The option period and taskings, if exercised, would bring the cumulative value of this contract to an estimated $12,825,833. Work will be performed in Reston, Virginia, and is expected to be completed by May 2018. If all options are exercised, work would continue until May 2019. Fiscal 2016 research, development, test and evaluation funds in the amount of $4,800,000 will be placed on contract and obligated at the time of award. Contract funds in the amount of $4,800,000 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured under a broad agency announcement via the Federal Business Opportunities website. The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Atlantic, Charleston, South Carolina, is the contracting activity (N65236-17-C-8000).