Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems, Woburn, Massachusetts, is being awarded an indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract with cost-plus-fixed-fee and cost-plus-incentive-fee line items with a stated maximum value of $1,500,000,000. Under this follow-on contract, the contractor will provide operations and sustainment (O&S) support for the Army Navy Transportable Radar Surveillance Model 2 (AN/TPY-2); and Sea-Based X-Band (SBX) radar. This O&S support includes AN/TPY-2 radar logistics support, AN/TPY-2 sustaining engineering, AN/TPY-2 transition and transfer, AN/TPY-2 depot transition, SBX logistics support, and SBX sustaining engineering. This award is the result of a sole-source acquisition.
Missile Defense Agency
The U.S. Missile Defense Agency tapped Lockheed Martin to develop a low power laser demonstrator (LPLD) missile interceptor technology. Under a nine-month, $9.4 million contract, Lockheed examine the use of its beam control concept demonstrator on an airborne platform to destroy missiles during the boost phase. "Our LPLD concept puts advanced beam control systems and a fiber laser on a high-performance, high-altitude platform to maximize risk reduction value over the demonstration period,” said Sarah Reeves, director in Strategic and Missile Defense programs at Lockheed Martin.
Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC), McLean, Virginia, is being awarded a $34,636,585 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract. Under the contract (HQ0147-17-C-0045), SAIC will work with Missile Defense Agency to evolve analysis capability to model the Ballistic Missile Defense System's (BMDS) expected performance in support of the director for engineering's Quick Reaction Team (QRT) support and analysis effort. The effort supports research, development and testing of the BMDS. The analytical support for the QRT will create products used by the Missile Defense Agency director; the National Command Authority; the combatant commands; and the U.S.
The Charles Stark Draper Laboratory Inc. of Cambridge, Massachusetts, is being awarded a $36,913,696 noncompetitive cost-plus-fixed-fee contract. Under the contract, Draper will provide technical and analytical support for Missile Defense Agency related to evaluation, maturation, integration, test and demonstration of leading edge Guidance, Navigation and Control technologies. The effort also includes research analysis on sensors, modeling and simulation, radiation hardening and survivability and precision targeting as well as weapons development. The work will be performed in Cambridge and Huntsville, Alabama with an expected completion date of July 31, 2022. The period of performance is from August 2017 to July 2022.
Gryphon Technologies LLC, Huntsville, Alabama, is being awarded a $57,675,835 cost-plus-incentive-fee contract, including options for sea-based X-band (SBX) radar mission integration. This contract provides for communication operations and support for the SBX Strategic Mission. Work will be performed in Huntsville, Alabama; and Honolulu, Hawaii, with an expected completion date of June 14, 2024. Fiscal 2017 research, development, test, and evaluation funds in the amount of $4,000,000 are being obligated at time of award. This contract was a competitive acquisition and two offers were received. The Missile Defense Agency, Huntsville, Alabama, is the buying activity (HQ0147-17-C-0040).
The Boeing Co., Huntsville, Alabama, was awarded a $1,088,305,700 undefinitized modification (P00383) to a previously awarded contract (HQ0147-12-C-0004) for the procurement of Redesigned Kill Vehicle (RKV) development. This includes, but is not limited to, payload development, payload ground testing, integration with the Ground-based Interceptor (GBI) and Ground-based Midcourse Defense (GMD) Ground system, flight testing and four initial production RKVs for initial fielding. The modification brings the total cumulative face value of the contract to $5,837,876,903 from $4,749,571,202.
Boeing Co., Huntsville, Alabama, was awarded a competitive cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for $58,582,957 with an estimated completion date of May 12, 2020, with no options for the Multi-Object Kill Vehicle (MOKV) technology risk reduction effort. This contract represents part of the Missile Defense Agency's technology risk reduction strategy to improve performance and reduce risk for MOKV advanced communications, engagement management, and the discriminating seeker. The work will be performed in Huntsville, Alabama.
Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems, Redondo Beach, California, is being awarded a $19,558,839 modification (P00329) to previously awarded contract F04701-02-C-0009 to exercise an option. The value of this contract is increased from $1,859,119,188 to $1,878,678,027. Under this modification, the contractor will provide on-orbit operations and sustainment for the Space Tracking and Surveillance System. The work will be performed at the Missile Defense Space Center, Colorado Springs, Colorado, and at Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems in Redondo Beach. The performance period is April 1 through March 31, 2018.
Brig. Gen. Michael A. Guetlein, USAF, has been assigned as program executive, Programs and Integration, Missile Defense Agency, Redstone Arsenal, Alabama.
Rear Adm. Jon A. Hill, USN, will be assigned as deputy director, Missile Defense Agency.
Maj. Gen. Daniel P. Hughes, USA, has been assigned as director for test, Missile Defense Agency, Redstone Arsenal, Alabama.
General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc. (GA-ASI) of San Diego, California, is being awarded a $9,609,911, competitive, cost-plus-fixed-fee contract. Under this new contract, the contractor will design, build and test in the laboratory key laser subsystems required to demonstrate precision tracking. The contractor will perform systems level analyses and performance assessments based on design predictions and laboratory measurements. The contractor will develop and demonstrate, a MQ-9 flight representative laser system with the beam train optics required to upgrade a multi-spectral targeting system for use as an active tracking sensor.
Raytheon Co., Integrated Defense Systems, Woburn, Massachusetts, is being awarded a sole-source modification 30 under indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract (HQ0147-12-D-0005). The value of this contract modification is $132,455,000, which increases the total ceiling value from $910,460,000 to $1,042,915,000. Under this contract modification, the contractor will continue software maintenance, models and simulations, engineering support and Ballistic Missile Defense System test planning, execution and analysis for X-Band radars. This modification will also include software development. No task orders are being issued at this time.
ManTech Advanced Systems International Inc., Herndon, Virginia, is being awarded a $32,068,507 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract (including options) for advisory and assistance services for counterintelligence in support of technical, engineering, advisory and management support. This contract provides support for the Defense Agency Counterintelligence Program missions and functional areas authorized by Department of Defense Directive 5240.02 that detect, identify, assess, exploit, penetrate, degrade and counter or neutralize intelligence collection efforts, other intelligence activities, sabotage, espionage, sedition, subversion, assassination and terrorist activities directed against the
Georgia Tech Research Institute, Atlanta, Georgia, is being awarded a $134,000,000 ceiling cost-plus-fixed-fee, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract. Under this contract, the contractor will perform research; development; engineering; state of-the-art and proof-of-concept sensor systems; and basic and advanced technology research and development. No task orders are being issued at this time. The work will be performed in Atlanta, Georgia. The ordering period is from March 30, 2016 through March 29, 2021. One offer was solicited and one offer was received. Research, development, test and evaluation funds will be used, with no funds being obligated at the time of award.
Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems, Redondo Beach, California, is being awarded a $18,899,927 modification (P00317) to a previously awarded contract to exercise an option, increasing the total contract value from $1,839,771,625.37 to $1,858,671,552.37. Under this modification, the contractor will provide on-orbit operations and sustainment for the Space Tracking and Surveillance System. Work will be performed at the Missile Defense Space Center, Colorado Springs, Colorado; and Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems, Redondo Beach, California.
Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems, Woburn, Massachusetts, is being awarded a $66,491,518 noncompetitive contract modification (P00041) to a previously awarded contract with firm-fixed-price and cost-plus-fixed-fee line items. This modification will increase the dollar value of the contract from $888,819,825 to $955,311,343. This contract modification is for production of a float antenna equipment unit (AEU), minus transmit/receive multi-channel modules), AEU spares, procurement of Dell 720 processors, prime power unit spares and a legacy AEU T1 transformer. Work will be performed in Woburn, Massachusetts, with an expected delivery date of March 2018.
Lockheed Martin Corp., Moorestown, New Jersey, is being awarded a $784,289,883 fixed-price incentive contract with options to develop, deploy, test, and operate a Long Range Discrimination Radar (LRDR). The LRDR will provide persistent discrimination capability to the Ballistic Missile Defense system to support the defense of the homeland. Work will be performed in Moorestown, New Jersey; and at Clear Air Force Station, Alaska. The period of performance is Oct. 21, 2015 through Jan. 21, 2024. Fiscal 2015 research, development, test and evaluation funds in the amount of $35,500,000 are being obligated at time of award.
Frontier Technology Inc., Goleta, California, is being awarded an indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract with a ceiling of $49,919,437. This contract will support the Navy's adaptation and application of a comprehensive suite of computer automated tools for real-time data analysis that produces actionable information to optimize readiness and life cycle cost including failure prediction and pre-placement of maintenance solutions. Future technology improvements acquired through the Navy's investment will be incorporated into the existing Missile Defense Agency suite of tools. The estimated ordering period is from September 25, 2015, through September 24, 2018.
Georgia Tech Research Institute, Atlanta, Georgia, has been awarded $32,800,000 ceiling modification (P0010) to previously awarded contract (HQ0147-10-D-0050) for research, development, engineering, state of-the-art and proof-of-concept sensor systems, and basic and advanced technology research and development. This is a cost-plus-fixed-fee, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract. The modification brings the total cumulative face value of the contract to $102,800,000 from $70,000,000. Work will be performed in Atlanta, Georgia, with an expected completion date of Sept.