Acquisition and Contracting Blog

IBM to Research Abnormal Behavior Detection

July 8, 2013
George I. Seffers

 
International Business Machines Corp., Yorktown Heights, N.Y., was awarded a $7,788,423 modification to a previously awarded contract for the development of a scalable graph analytic and statistical learning methods to detect abnormal behavior from large, dynamic and heterogeneous media. The Army Contracting Command, Research Triangle Park, N.C., is the contracting activity.

Raytheon Researches Insider Threat

July 8, 2013
George I. Seffers

 
Raytheon Oakley Systems, Salt Lake City, Utah, was awarded a $7,932,976 modification to a previously awarded cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for the research and development services in support of the detection of insider threats by identifying behaviors. The Army Contracting Command, Research Triangle Park, N.C., is the contracting activity.

U.S. Army Awards Multiple C4 Support Contracts

July 8, 2013
George I. Seffers

 

Leonie Industries to Provide Information Operations Support in Afghanistan

July 8, 2013
George I. Seffers

 
Leonie Industries LLC, Pacific Palisades, Calif., was awarded a $48,852,000 modification to a previously awarded firm-fixed-price, option-filled, multi-year contract for media and marketing services in support of the Information Operations Task Force-Afghanistan. The cumulative total face value of this contract is $173,541,529. Work will be performed in Afghanistan, with an estimated completion date of Feb. 5, 2014. The Army Contracting Command, Rock Island, Ill., is the contracting activity.

Lockheed Martin Supports U.S. Air Force Central Command

July 8, 2013
George I. Seffers

 
Lockheed Martin Integrated Systems Inc., Bethesda, Md., was awarded a $138,476,929 modification to previously awarded indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for communications technical support services (CTSS) II for the U.S. Air Force Central Command. The total cumulative face value is $138,476,929. Work will be performed at various locations across the U.S. Central Command area of responsibility. The Defense Information Technology Contracting Office, Scott Air Force Base, Ill., is the contracting activity. 

Sotera to Support Electronic Warfare

July 3, 2013
George I. Seffers

Sotera Defense Systems, Herndon, Va., was awarded an indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, firm-fixed-price contract with a maximum value of $97,850,000 for design, build, integration testing and delivery services in support of the electronic warfare planning and management tool. The Army Contracting Command, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md., is the contracting activity. 

Lockheed Martin to Support United Arab Emirates Enhanced Launcher

July 3, 2013
George I. Seffers

Lockheed Martin Corp., Grand Prairie, Texas, was awarded a $37,375,568 modification to a previously awarded cost-plus-fixed-fee, foreign military sales contract for services in support of the enhanced launcher electronic station cost reduction initiatives. This Foreign Military Sales contract is in support of United Arab Emirates. The Army Contracting Command, Redstone Arsenal, Ala., is the contracting activity. 

Lockheed Martin Supports National Capital Region

July 3, 2013
George I. Seffers

Lockheed Martin Integrated Systems, Shawnee, Va., was awarded a $35,670,673 modification to a previously awarded cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for the procurement of information technology services for the Pentagon and National Capital Region. The Army Contracting Command, Rock Island, Ill., is the contracting activity. 

DRS to Provide Border Surveillance System to Egypt

July 3, 2013
George I. Seffers

DRS Radar Systems, Horsham, Pa., was awarded a firm-fixed-price, multi-year, foreign military sales contract with a maximum value of $8,105,505 for the procurement of a border surveillance system.  This Foreign Military Sales contract is in support of Egypt. The Army Contracting Command, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md., is the contracting activity. 

Northrop Grumman to Improve Joint Tactical Ground Station

July 3, 2013
George I. Seffers

Northrop Grumman Systems Corp., Boulder, Colo., was awarded a $6,786,896 modification to a previously awarded cost-plus-incentive-fee contract for the improvement of the Joint Tactical Ground Station system. The cumulative total face value of this contract is $37,986,896. The Army Space and Missile Defense Command, Huntsville, Ala., is the contracting activity.
 

U.S. Navy Procures Mapping Services

July 3, 2013
George I. Seffers

Critigen-Clark Nexsen Joint Venture, Greenwood Village, Colo., is being awarded a maximum amount $35 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for geographic information systems, professional surveying and mapping services for work predominantly in the western continental United States, but also worldwide. The work to be performed also includes data collection, development and integration as follows: geospatial data development and enterprise-level deployment; acquisition, development, maintenance and analysis of geospatial data and metadata; survey and mapping (photogrammetr

Northrop Grumman Supports E-2D Advanced Hawkeye

July 3, 2013
George I. Seffers

Northrop Grumman Systems Corp., Bethpage, N.Y., is being awarded a $9,293,000 modification to a previously awarded advanced acquisition contract to exercise an option to procure long lead materials and related support for the full-rate production of five E-2D Advanced Hawkeye Lot 2 aircraft. In addition, the modification definitizes the advanced acquisition contract to a fixed-price contract. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting.

Jamison RFID Appoints Lucas as President

Jamison RFID, Hagerstown, Maryland, has appointed Monte R. Lucas as president.

Mathews Joins BridgePoint Technologies

BridgePoint Technologies, Oak Brook, Illinois, has named Jon Mathews as director of business operations.

DISA Awards App Store Contract

July 1, 2013
George I. Seffers

DISA’s Defense Information Technology Contracting Organization awarded a firm fixed price contract for the Mobile Device Management (MDM) system and Mobile Application Store (MAS) to Digital Management Inc. (DMI) of Bethesda, Md., Thursday for an initial award amount of $2.9 million, with four six-month option periods for a total lifecycle amount of nearly $16 million. The base period of performance for this contract is July 9, 2013 to July 8, 2014.

InfoReliance to Provide Consulting Services to Threat Reduction Agency

July 1, 2013
George I. Seffers

 
InfoReliance Corp., Fairfax, Va., has been awarded a time and material and firm-fixed-price contract with an estimated maximum amount of $9,179,734 for Microsoft Consulting Services (MCS) in support of the Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA) Directorate of Information Operations (J6). The contracting activity is DTRA, Fort Belvoir, Va.

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.

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