Acquisition and Contracting Blog

U.S. Navy Modifies Harris Satellite Communications Contract

July 1, 2013
George I. Seffers

 
Harris Corp., Palm Bay, Fla. is being awarded a $9,370,956 modification to a previously awarded firm-fixed price contract for AN/WSC-6 E(V)9 satellite communication (SATCOM) systems. The AN/WSC-6 E(V)9 system is used by surface ships to provide a military SATCOM capability in the super high frequency range. This contract includes options, which if exercised, would bring the cumulative value of the contract to an estimated $40,515,414. The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command, San Diego, is the contracting activity.

Northrop Grumman to Upgrade Targeting Laser

July 1, 2013
George I. Seffers

 

Engility Supports Combat UAS Landing Systems

July 1, 2013
George I. Seffers

 

Exelis Radar Contract Modified

July 1, 2013
George I. Seffers

 
Exelis Inc., Van Nuys, Calif., is being awarded a $20,285,451 modification to previously awarded contract for AN/SPS-48G(V) radar modification kits to support the Recovery Obsolescence Availability Radar. AN/SPS-48 radars are installed on USN ships for three-dimensional air search. The modification kits are expected to increase operational availability and decrease operating and support costs. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington,, D.C., is the contracting activity.

Northrop Grumman Receives G/ATOR Contract Modification

July 1, 2013
George I. Seffers

 
Northrop Grumman Corp., Electronic Systems, Linthicum Heights, Md., is being awarded a $24,502,359 modification under a previously awarded cost-plus-incentive-fee, firm-fixed-price contract to increase the estimated ceiling cost for the Ground/Air Task-Oriented Radar engineering and manufacturing development phase and associated other direct costs to reflect the anticipated cost growth. The Marine Corps Systems Command, Quantico, Va., is the contracting activity.

Parsons Appoints Morgan an Executive VP

Parsons, Pasadena, California, has appointed Randy Morgan executive vice president of operations of Parsons Government Services.

Pinguelo Joins Scarinci Hollenbeck

Fernando M. Pinguelo has joined Scarinci Hollenbeck, Lyndhurst, New Jersey, as chair of the Cyber Security & Data Protection group and Electronic Discovery group.

Lockheed Martin Announces $320 Million Contract

June 24, 2013
George I. Seffers

 

Electric Boat to Develop Sea Sentry Mast and Sensor

June 24, 2013
George I. Seffers

 
Electric Boat Corp., Groton, Conn., is being awarded a $7,562,531 cost-plus-fixed-fee modification to previously awarded contract for the continued procurement and development of a Sea Sentry mast and sensor. The Supervisor of Shipbuilding Conversion and Repair, Groton, Conn., is the contracting activity.

DRS Receives Potential $455 Million Computer Contract

June 21, 2013
George I. Seffers

 
DRS Tactical Systems Inc., Melbourne, Fla., was awarded a firm-fixed-price contract with a maximum value of $455 million for the production of the Mounted Family of Computer Systems hardware for the Army Mounted Common Operating Environment. Performance location and type of appropriation will be determined with each order. The Army Contracting Command, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md., is the contracting activity. 

Lockheed Supports Aegis Radar for Six Nations

June 21, 2013
George I. Seffers

 

Alliant to Support Aircraft for U.S. and Denmark

June 21, 2013
George I. Seffers

 

Mission 1st Support Theater Signal Command

June 21, 2013
George I. Seffers

 
Mission 1st Inc., Shrewsbury, N.J., was awarded a $12,350,815 modification to a previously awarded firm-fixed-price contract for services in support of the Theatre Signal Command. The cumulative total face value of this contract is $111,350,815. The Army Contracting Command, Rock Island, Ill., is the contracting activity. 

FLIR Wins Hand-Held Imager Contract

June 21, 2013
George I. Seffers

 
FLIR Systems Inc., Billerica, Mass., is being awarded a $42,657,995 firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for the Hand Held Imager-Miniaturized Long Range systems and associated support. The Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane Division, Crane, Ind., is the contracting activity. 

Raytheon Receives PATRIOT Missile Contract Modification

June 21, 2013
George I. Seffers

 
Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems, Andover, Mass., was awarded a $10,393,270 modification, to a previously awarded firm-fixed-price contract for the procurement of Radar Digital Processor Upgrade Kits for the PATRIOT missile system. The Army Contracting Command, Redstone Arsenal, Ala., is the contracting activity. 

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