Acquisition and Contracting Blog

Spector Joins Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy

Phillip L. Spector has joined the Space Business Group of Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy, New York.

U.S. Army Awards Mid-tier Networking Vehicular Radios Contract

September 25, 2013
George I. Seffers

The U.S. Army has awarded an Indefinite-Delivery, Indefinite Quantity contract for the first mid-tier networking vehicular radios (MNVR), which will provide a link between forces at the company and platoon echelons and their higher headquarters for rapid distribution of data, imagery and other information. The Army awarded a $8.4 million delivery order to Harris Corporation for up to 232 of the multi-channel radios. These radios will be used for test, certification and integration with current and future Army vehicle platforms.

CSC to Continue NASA Information Technology Support Services

September 25, 2013
George I. Seffers

NASA has exercised the fourth option year under its existing contract with Computer Sciences Corporation, Falls Church, Va. This is a one-year option period for the continuation of financial management, human resources, procurement and information technology support services for the agency. The option increases the existing NASA Shared Services Center (NSSC) support contract by more than $44 million and provides services through Sept. 30, 2014.

QinetiQ to Support Net-Centric Capability

September 25, 2013
George I. Seffers

QinetiQ North America, Reston, Va., announced today it was awarded a three-year, $10 million contract with Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command (SPAWAR) Systems Center (SSC) Atlantic to provide engineering and testing subject matter expertise in the areas of service-oriented architecture (SOA) engineering, development, system validation, certification, and testing over the duration of multiple net-centric programs.

Conscious Security Receives Software Licensing Contract

September 25, 2013
George I. Seffers

Conscious Security Inc., Stafford, Va., is being awarded an $8,903,818 firm-fixed-priced, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity for the procurement of Axway brand name software licenses and maintenance through 2018. The licenses and maintenance must be compatible and interoperable with existing Department of Navy hardware and technology equipment. Work will be performed in Stafford, Va., and is expected to be completed by March 2018. No funds will be obligated at the time of award.

New Zealand Firm Awarded Remote Firing Device Contract

September 25, 2013
George I. Seffers

MAS Zengrange Ltd., Wellington, New Zealand, was awarded a $9,387,200 modification to previously awarded firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract (N00174-12-D-0009) on Sept. 19, 2013 for transmitters, receivers and expendable XrX receivers for the mini-demolition remote firing device. The mini-demolition remote firing device is an ultra-high frequency digital radio controlled initiation system designed for the remote initiation of munitions and explosives.

Boeing to Provide Fighter Jet Navigation Kits

September 25, 2013
George I. Seffers

The Boeing Co., St. Louis, Mo., is being awarded $12,871,280 for firm-fixed-price delivery order 0164 against a previously issued basic ordering agreement (N00019-11-G-0001) for the procurement of 114 advanced navigation system retrofit kits for F/A-18E and F/A-18F aircraft. Work will be performed in St. Louis, Mo., and is expected to be completed in May 2017. Fiscal 2013 aircraft procurement contract funds in the amount $2,752,243 will be obligated at the time of award; none of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year.

Rolls-Royce to Repair Hawkeye Engines

September 25, 2013
George I. Seffers

Rolls-Royce Engine Services-Oakland Inc., Oakland, Calif., is being awarded a $17,010,320 firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for the depot repair of T56-A-427 engines in support of the E-2 advanced Hawkeye aircraft, including the repair of 20 power sections, 10 torque meters, and 20 gearboxes, and accessories. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity (N00019-13-D-0019).

Raytheon Receives F/A-18 E/F Radar Award

September 25, 2013
George I. Seffers

Raytheon Co., El Segundo, Calif., is being awarded $39,000,000 for firm-fixed-price delivery order 0048 against a previously issued basic ordering agreement (N00019-10-G-0006) for the procurement of 15 AN/APG-79 AESA radar systems for the F/A-18 E/F aircraft. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity.

FLIR Systems to Provide Patrol Boat Electro-Optics System

September 25, 2013
George I. Seffers

FLIR Systems Inc., Billerica, Mass., was awarded a $49,852,526 firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract on Sept. 19, 2013, for the Patrol Boat Electro-Optics System (PB-EOS) for the U.S. Coast Guard and U.S. Navy. The primary mission of the PB-EOS is to provide enhanced visual imagery to augment existing electronic sensors.

Denmark Procures Mission Avionics and Common Cockpit

September 25, 2013
George I. Seffers

Lockheed Martin Mission Systems & Training, Owego, N.Y., is being awarded $67,290,982 for firm-fixed-price delivery order 4085 against a previously issued basic ordering agreement (N00019-09-G-0005) for mission avionics and common cockpit; to include Danish specific equipment, non-recurring engineering, program support and associated efforts required for the production and delivery of nine MH-60R aircraft for the Government of Denmark under the foreign military sales (FMS) program.

Lockheed Martin to Provide Periscope Detection Radar

September 25, 2013
George I. Seffers

Lockheed Martin Mission Systems & Training, Owego, N.Y., is being awarded a $98,399,462 firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for the manufacture and delivery of up to 50 AN/APS-153(V)1 automatic radar periscope detect and discrimination multi-mode radar kits to upgrade the MH-60R fleet aircraft. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity (N00019-13-D-4000).

Northrop Grumman to Provide Global Hawk Communications Spares

September 25, 2013
George I. Seffers

Northrop Grumman Systems Corp., San Diego, Calif., was awarded a $7,902,648 delivery order (0001) to firm-fixed-price contract (F8620-13-G-0001) for Global Hawk spares. The contract award is for ground segment communications spares. This contract will provide spares for ground and communications systems to help ensure mission success. The Air Force Life Cycle Management Center, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity.

Cardinal Health Awarded Software Licensing Contract

September 25, 2013
George I. Seffers

Cardinal Health 200 LLC, Dublin, Ohio, has been awarded a maximum $7,089,834 modification (P00004) exercising the second option-year period on a two-year base contract (SPM2D0-11-D-0006) with four one-year option periods for the establishment of a license agreement for use of various software applications. Using military services are the U.S. Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, and federal civilian agencies. The contracting activity is the Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support, Philadelphia, Pa.

BAE to Provide Aircraft Electronic Components

September 25, 2013
George I. Seffers

BAE Systems Controls Inc., Endicott, N.Y., has been awarded a maximum $10,559,999 firm-fixed-price contract for aircraft flight processors, circuit card assemblies, and power supplies.

Georgia Tech Racks Up Five Awards

September 23, 2013
George I. Seffers

 

Engineering Services Network Receives Multiple Task Orders

September 23, 2013
George I. Seffers

 
Engineering Services Network Inc., Arlington, Va., has won $3.5 million in new task orders from the U.S. Navy to conduct combat systems engineering and systems integration. The awards include a follow-on task order by the Naval Surface Warfare Center, Port Hueneme Division of $956,500 for casualty report and Combat System Maintenance Coordinator East Coast services; and $2.6 million delivery order for Combat System In-Service Engineering Agent support.

L3 Receives Trainer Maintenance Modification

September 23, 2013
George I. Seffers

 
L-3 Communications Vertex Aerospace LLC, Madison Miss., has been awarded an $11,781,299 modification (A00036) to previously awarded FA3002-11-C-0001 for trainer maintenance services. The 82nd Contracting Squadron, Sheppard Air Force Base, Texas, is the contracting activity.

Doss Aviation Receives Flight Screening Program Award

September 23, 2013
George I. Seffers

 
Doss Aviation, Colorado Springs, Colo., has been awarded an estimated $23 million modification (P00038) to previously awarded FA3002-06-D-0010 for an initial flight screening program. Air Education and Training Command, Randolph Air Force Base, Texas, is the contracting activity.

Lockheed to Provide New F-22 Trainer Operating System

September 23, 2013
George I. Seffers

 
Lockheed Martin Corp., Fort Worth, Texas, has been awarded a $24,851,082 modification (P00199) to previously awarded FA8611-08-C-2897 for technology upgrades to facilitate a new operating system. Effort includes technology refresh for F-22 training systems at Sheppard, Tyndall, Langley, Nellis, Hickam, and Elmendorf Air Force Bases. The Air Force Life Cycle Management Center, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity.

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