Assurance Technology is Assisting NRL in Space Systems Development
Assurance Technology Corp. (ATC), Carlisle, Massachusetts, is awarded a $56,583,799 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for research and development support services. The contract provides research and development services in support of the Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) Space Systems Development, Software Definable/Reconfigurable Systems: design, development, support, and integration for digital interoperability effort. Work will be performed at the contractor’s facility in Carlisle, Massachusetts. The expected completion date is September 29, 2024. The base period value is $8,827,323, and runs from September 30, 2019, to September 29, 2020, with an initial obligation at time of award of $1,002,791, using fiscal year 2019 working capital funds (Navy) in the amount of $194,791; FY 2019 operation and maintenance funds (Navy) in the amount of $322,000; and FY 2019 research and development funds (Air Force) in the amount of $486,000. Funds in the amount of $516,791 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured. The U.S. Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, District of Columbia, is the contracting activity (N00173-16-C-2016).