Ultra-Electronics, Undersea Sensor Systems Inc., Columbia City, Indiana, is awarded a $24,865,776 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract containing firm-fixed-price provisions to manufacture, test, inspect, package and deliver first article and production DT-511C and DT-592D hydrophones. Work will be performed in Columbia City, Indiana, and is expected to be complete by July 2024. Fiscal year 2019 and 2018 other procurement (Navy) funding in the amount of $3,205,793 will be obligated on the first delivery order at time of award and will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The contract was competitively procured via the Federal Business Opportunities website with two offers received. The Naval Undersea Warfare Cen
Massa Products Corp., Hingham, Massachusetts, is being awarded a $32,419,133 firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity (IDIQ) contract for the design, document, manufacture, test, package and delivery of hydrophones. This requirement is to deliver hydrophones for new-construction platforms to support shipyard installation schedules and to replace failed hydrophones for all in-service platforms. As this is an IDIQ contract, in which only a minimum guarantee is established and all firm government requirements will be established at the order level, it does not include options. Work will be performed in Hingham, Massachusetts, and is expected to be completed by July 2024.
Massa Products Corp., Hingham, Massachusetts, is being awarded a $10,599,200 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for the design, fabrication, assembly, testing, inspection, packaging and delivery of DT-574 series hydrophones to be delivered to the Navy stock system. Work will be performed in Hingham, Massachusetts, and is expected to be completed by April 2020. The objective of this competitive follow-on contract is to procure DT-574 series hydrophone, an acoustic sensing element with an integrally molded cable used in the Seawolf Passive Spherical Array, the Trident Spherical and Line Arrays, and the Virginia Large Aperture Bow (LAB) Arrays.
Charles Stark Draper Laboratory, Cambridge, Massachusetts, is being awarded a $13 million contract for engineering services in support of transducer and hydrophone programs. Efforts will include research and development in technology areas important to the development of autonomous undersea vehicle (AUV) capability; providing engineering expertise to program sponsors in the acquisition process; and, developing and maintaining the Naval Undersea Warfare Center's fleet of AUV testbed vehicles, facilities and related equipment. The Naval Undersea Warfare Center Division, Newport, Rhode Island, is the contracting activity.