Navy Awards Six Contracts for C2 Support
The Navy selected six companies, all small businesses, to provide command and control (C2) technologies and capabilities in the areas of: innovative science and technology research, systems engineering, architecture, design, development, integration, testing, configuration management, quality assurance, and implementation and support of C2 net-centric military operations. All six awardees will have the opportunity to compete for task orders during the ordering period, the service said.
The indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, cost-plus-fixed-fee, multiple-award contracts with a two-year period with additional option periods were awarded to:
- G2 Software Systems Inc. of San Diego ($83,493,639);*
- Geocent of Metairie, Louisiana ($83,338,808);*
- Forward Slope Inc. of San Diego ($76,903,173);*
- Advanced Sciences and Technologies LLC (AS&T) of Berlin, New Jersey ($68,106,416);
- Solute Inc. of San Diego ($55,891,672);*
- Data Intelligence LLC of Marlton, New Jersey ($48,103,672).*
All work on the contracts will be performed in San Diego and is expected to be completed by May 6, 2021. If the options are exercised, the period of performance would extend through May 6, 2029. A guarantee of $10,000 using fiscal year 2019 working capital (Navy) funds will be obligated at the time of award.
Funds will be obligated as task orders are issued using research, development, test and evaluation (Navy); operations and maintenance (Navy); other procurement (Navy); shipbuilding construction (Navy); and working capital fund (Navy).
Fiscal year 2019 working capital (Navy) funds in a guaranteed amount of $10,000 will be obligated at the time of award and will not expire by the end of the current fiscal year. Funds will be obligated as task orders are issued using research, development, test and evaluation (Navy); operations and maintenance (Navy); other procurement (Navy); shipbuilding construction (Navy); and working capital fund (Navy).
The contracts were competitively procured via a request for proposal (N66001-18-R-0002) and publication on the Federal Business Opportunities website and the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command e-Commerce Central website. Fourteen offers were received. Naval Information Warfare Center Pacific, San Diego, California, is the contracting activity (N66001-19-D-0059).