Navy

May 23, 2022
By Sandra Jontz
Dave Spencer, acting technical director of the U.S. Navy’s Program Executive Office, Manpower, Logistics and Business Solutions (PEO MLB), tells attendees at the monthly luncheon hosted by AFCEA’s Northern Virginia Chapter that it has done its due diligence in establishing a technical vision to help change how the Department of Navy does business. Courtesy Northern Virginia Chapter

The U.S. Navy’s Program Executive Office for Manpower, Logistics and Business Solutions (PEO MLB) has done its due diligence in establishing a technical vision—and an accompanying radar graphic—to help change how the Department of Navy (DON) does business.

Now, realizing that vision requires collaboration from industry and academia for proven technical solutions and best practices, particularly when it comes to realizing a pillar focused on changing the culture, Dave Spencer, PEO MLB acting technical director, shared Thursday during a monthly luncheon of AFCEA’s Northern Virginia Chapter.

April 20, 2022
 

Comtech EF Data, Tempe, Arizona, is awarded a $13,132,880 contract modification under an existing firm-fixed-price, indefinite-quantity/indefinite-delivery contract (N00039-18-D-0007) for Comtech SLM-5650B modems, SLM-5650B modem upgrade kits, firmware upgrades, and technical support services. The commercially available modems support satellite communications and interoperability across Navy platforms and shore sites. The contract action will increase the ceiling values of existing firm-fixed-price line items by $13,132,880, increasing the current contract value from $58,812,559 to $71,945,439. Contract actions will be issued and funds obligated as individual delivery orders.

April 18, 2022
By Kimberly Underwood

In its quest to advance its systems, the U.S. Navy’s Program Executive Office for Manpower, Logistics and Business Solutions is hosting its second Innovation Day on April 28 and 29. The office is looking to its end users within the Department of the Navy and its military and civilian staff for ideas to improve its digital enterprise, which includes such platforms as MyNavy HR IT Solutions Services, Ready Relevant Learning, Data Transformation Services and Marine Corps Logistics Integration Information Solutions Services, amongst others, explained Noelle Shott, principal, assistant project manager, Innovation Support Services, PMW 250, Enterprise Systems & Services & Innovation Support Services, Department of the Navy.

March 24, 2022
By Kimberly Underwood
The U.S. 7th Fleet's flagship, USS Blue Ridge (LCC 19), sails in the Philippine Sea in April 2021. The Navy is looking for industry cyber solutions to help protect the fleet in a contested maritime environment. Credit: U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Reymundo A. Villegas III

The U.S. Navy’s Naval Information Warfare Center Atlantic Palmetto Tech Bridge is seeking industry solutions for cyberspace defense in denied, degraded and disconnected environments. The effort is open to any U.S. company, academia or other organization and accepted proposals will be evaluated at the Cyber Advanced Naval Technology Exercise that starts September 6, 2022, and runs for two weeks.

March 16, 2022
 

L3 Harris Technologies Inc., Ayer, Massachusetts, is awarded a $19,161,016 cost-plus-fixed-fee, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for engineering services for CVN 78, DDG 1000, LSD 41/49, LPD 17, LHD 1, LHA 6, and LCS 1 and LCS 2 ship class steering control and navigation control systems and machinery control systems. This contract does not include options. Work will be performed in Ayer, Massachusetts (64%); Pittsfield, Massachusetts (3%); Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (3%); Norfolk, Virginia (3%); San Diego, California (3%); Bremerton, Washington (3%); Washington, D.C.

March 16, 2022
 

Serco Inc., Herndon, Virginia, is awarded a $15,788,396 cost-plus-fixed-fee modification to previously-awarded, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract N61331-18-D-0007 to exercise options for the development, integration, testing, and evaluation of prototype systems into existing or emerging unmanned vehicles, unmanned weapons, and unmanned weapons control systems related to mine warfare, amphibious warfare, surface warfare, diving and life support, coastal and underwater intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance, and other missions in the littoral and riverine environments. Work will be performed at locations which will be determined with each delivery order and is expected to be completed by March 2023.

March 16, 2022
 

American Systems Corp., Chantilly, Virginia, is awarded a $42,149,432 cost-plus-fixed-fee, firm-fixed-price contract. This contract provides for the development of a Combat Systems Integrated Product to assess operational performance against Navy standards in simulated and operational training environments, including predicting ability to perform assigned tasks, functions and missions. In addition, the system will recommend training and resource allocation to improve performance. Work will be performed in Orlando, Florida (51%); Jacksonville, Florida (37%); Long Island, New York (5%); Dallas, Texas (3%); Seattle, Washington (3%); and Boston, Massachusetts (1%), and is expected to be completed in October 2025.

March 16, 2022
 

Southwest Research Institute, San Antonio, Texas, was awarded a $58,435,814 cost-plus-fixed-fee, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract with a five-year ordering period for research, development, engineering, and technical support. This contract does not include options. Work will be performed in San Antonio, Texas, and is expected to be completed by February 2027. Fiscal 2021 research, development, test, and evaluation (Navy) funding for $8,116 will be obligated on the first delivery order at the time of award, and will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured via the beta.sam.gov website and two offers were received.

March 16, 2022
 

Carley Corp.,* Orlando, Florida, is awarded a $218,176,356 firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract. This contract provides for the design, development, testing, and delivery of courseware training products for Navy Ratings Fire Controlman, Gunner’s Mate, Interior Communications Electrician, Machinist's Mate – Submarine Auxiliary, Torpedoman's Mate, Construction Mechanic, Aviation Ordnanceman, and Aviation Support Equipment Technicians. Additionally, this contract provides for the development and delivery of Train-the-Trainer and Course Pilot events. Work will be performed in Orlando, Florida, and is expected to be completed in March 2027.

March 16, 2022
By Kimberly Underwood
The Pierce Aerospace team aboard the U.S. Navy’s M80 Stiletto operate multiple UAS equipped with the company’s Flight Portal ID solution during Thunderstorm 2021 experimentations. Credit: Photo courtesy of Pierce Aerospace

Indianapolis-based Pierce Aerospace announced on March 16 that it had signed a Cooperative Research and Development Agreement (CRADA) with the U.S. Navy’s Naval Surface Warfare Center Carderock. The CRADA with the warfare center will run for three years and will help the Navy consider solutions to remotely identify autonomous aerial vehicles, Aaron Pierce, CEO of Pierce Aerospace, told SIGNAL Magazine.

March 2, 2022
 

Conflict Kinetics Corp., Sterling, Virginia, is awarded a $31,351,956 firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract that will include terms and conditions for the placement of firm-fixed-price task orders for the procurement of the company's Tactical Ocular Reaction Area (TORA) small arms simulator software and upgrade support services to include software and contracted information technology system security; and software modifications/software warranty as needed to maintain all TORA simulators in training support of all Naval Expeditionary Combat Command locations inside and outside the continental U.S., and Conflicts Kinetics. The contract will include a five-year ordering period with no options.

February 24, 2022
By Kimberly Underwood
CIOs from different part of the Defense Department talk about cybersecurity issues during a panel at the Rocky Mountain Cyberspace Symposium 2022.

To be able to face near-peer adversaries in degraded, denied and intermittent communication environments, U.S. warfighters need to be able to leverage tactical cloud computing at the battlefield or operational edge. For some departments, it is a large-scale and urgent need, chief information officers report.

A panel that included the chief information officers (CIOs) of the Air Force, National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) and the Navy spoke yesterday at the AFCEA Rocky Mountain Chapter’s annual Cyberspace Symposium, held February 21-24 in Colorado Springs.

February 17, 2022
By Kimberly Underwood
The ability to conduct Joint all domain command and control is absolutely essential to face the threat from China, leaders say. U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Christopher Watson, 25th ASOS Radio Frequency Transmissions craftsman, left, briefs Gen. Ken Wilsbach, Pacific Air Forces commander, center, and Chief Master Sgt. David Wolfe, PACAF command chief, about joint all-domain command and control capabilities at Wheeler Army Airfield, Hawaii, April 23, 2021. Credit: U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Nick Wilson

The U.S. military services are embarking on a widespread effort to connect all sensors to all shooters in every domain. This concept of Joint All-Domain Command and Control is challenging but remains vital given our adversarial threats, leaders said today speaking at AFCEA International and the U.S. Naval Institute’s WEST 2022 conference and exposition held in San Diego February 16-18. 

February 18, 2022
By George I. Seffers
Panelists at WEST 2022 explore new strategy approaches for the Navy. Photo by Michael Carpenter

A WEST conference and exhibition panel discussion designed deliberately to be provocative questioned whether the U.S. Navy’s strategy permits the kind of innovation necessary to vie with peer competitors such as China.

Vice Adm. Ann Rondeau, USN (Ret.), president, Naval Postgraduate School, moderated the discussion. The panel also included Adm. James Winnefeld Jr., USN (Ret.), former vice chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff; Bran Ferren, co-founder and chief creative officer, Applied Minds LLC; and Steve Blank, adjunct professor, Stanford University and senior fellow for innovation, Columbia University.

February 17, 2022
By Kimberly Underwood
Panelists at WEST 2022 discuss acquisition and how the process can be changed to best meet future needs. Photo by Michael Carpenter

As it fields more advanced capabilities, the U.S. Navy, Marine Corps and Coast Guard are making changes to their acquisition processes, but the efforts are not without difficulties, system commanders from the services reported. Long-range fire missile systems, artificial intelligence, autonomy, 5G and C5I technologies require technical know-how as part of the acquisition process, and not just at the technical and engineering levels but also in the finance, contracting and human resource divisions, leaders said at WEST 2022, the conference and exposition hosted by AFCEA International and the U.S. Naval Institute in San Diego February 16-18. 

January 4, 2022
 

BAE Systems Technology Solutions and Services, Rockville, Maryland, is awarded a $32,295,592 cost-plus-fixed-fee modification (P00027) to a previously awarded contract (N0042120C0003).

December 30, 2021
 

Northrop Grumman Systems Corp. Sperry Marine, Saint Rose, Louisiana (N3220522D0005); Northrop Grumman Systems Corp., Charlottesville, Virginia (N3220522D0006); NAV Systems Inc., Chesapeake, Virginia (N3220522D0007); and NAVTECH Marine Electronics, Honolulu, Hawaii (N3220522D0008), were awarded a multiple award, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract with a shared ceiling of $55,940,500.

December 28, 2021
 

General Atomics, San Diego, California, is awarded a $69,803,720 firm-fixed-price contract that provides non-recurring engineering and program management services in support of the Electromagnetic Aircraft Launch System (EMALS) and Advanced Arresting Gear (AAG) system for the CVN 81 aircraft carrier, minus energy storage subsystem.

December 22, 2021
 

Raytheon Missiles & Defense, Tucson, Arizona, is awarded a $21,164,178 firm-fixed-price, undefinitized contract for the production of the Navy/Marine Corps Expeditionary Ship Interdiction System (NMESIS) naval strike missile (NSM) launcher unit (NLU) and weapon control system (WCS) production representative models. NMESIS is a land-based missile launcher platform that provides the Fleet Marine Force with an anti-ship capability. NMESIS integrates a NLU, capable of launching two NSMs, onto a Remotely Operated Ground Unit for Expeditionary Fires carrier. The NLU is controlled by the WCS located externally in a command and control vehicle.

December 22, 2021
 

Sikorsky Aircraft Corp., a Lockheed Martin Co., Stratford, Connecticut, is awarded a not-to-exceed $30,506,177 undefinitized cost-plus-fixed-fee order (N0001922F1147) against a previously issued basic ordering agreement (N0001919G0029). This order provides non-recurring engineering efforts for the integration, testing, and qualification of the re-designed Data Concentrator Unit (DCU) and Blade Fold Distributor (BFD) units that will mitigate component obsolescence and outdated test equipment used for the DCU and BFD hardware for the CH-53K aircraft. Work will be performed in Torrance, California (65%); Stratford, Connecticut (31%); Fort Worth, Texas (2%); and Owego, New York (2%), and is expected to be completed in May 2024.

December 21, 2021
 

Northrop Grumman Systems Corp., Woodland Hills, California, is awarded a $24,320,573 modification (P00002) to a previously awarded firm-price-incentive-fee contract (N0001921C0073). This modification exercises options to procure 25 Link 16 production B kits, three Link 16 B kit spares, and two Link 16 flight training device B kits in support of UH-1Y and AH-1Z Helicopter modification efforts for the Navy. Additionally, this modification extends services in support of Link-16 systems engineering, program management and logistics support. Work will be performed in Woodland Hills, California (92%); and San Diego, California (8%), and is expected to be completed in June 2024.

December 20, 2021
 

Progeny Systems Corp.,* Manassas, Virginia, is awarded a $44,276,348 modification to previously awarded contract N00024-18-C-6410 to exercise options for the production of MK54 MOD 1 lightweight torpedo (LWT) kits, associated spares, and engineering services and hardware support. Work will be performed in Charleroi, Pennsylvania (70%); Salt Lake City, Utah (26%); and Manassas, Virginia (4%), and is expected to be completed by December 2024. Fiscal 2022 weapons procurement (Navy) funds in the amount of $43,527,702 (98%); and fiscal 2021 weapons procurement (Navy) funds in the amount of $748,646 (2%) will be obligated at time of award and will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.

December 17, 2021
 

Northrop Grumman Systems Corp., Linthicum, Maryland, has been awarded a $41,178,619 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for the Manta Ray Phase 2 program. This contract provides developing, fabricating, and testing a full-scale demonstration system of a long-endurance unmanned underwater vehicle (UUV). Work will be performed in Linthicum, Maryland (75%); Woods Hole, Massachusetts (15%); Grandview, Missouri (4%); Baltimore, Maryland (3%); North Kingstown, Rhode Island (2%); and Gulfport, Mississippi (1%), with an expected completion date of December 2023. Fiscal 2021 and fiscal 2022 research, development, test, and engineering funds in the amount of $760,166 and $10,000,000, respectively, are being obligated at time of award.

 

The CNA Corp., Arlington, Virginia, was awarded a $1,217,000,000 sole-source indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for the Navy Studies and Analysis Federally Funded Research and Development Center (FFRDC). This contract provides for independent, authoritative studies, analysis and technical support that is focused on major present and future issues affecting the Navy, Marine Corps, and other intelligence and Department of Defense organizations. Work will be performed in Arlington, Virginia, and is expected to be completed by Dec. 31, 2031. The maximum dollar value, including a 60-month base period, and five 12-month option periods, is $1,217,000,000.

December 15, 2021
 

Raytheon Co., McKinney, Texas, is being awarded $15,133,628 for a ceiling-priced delivery order (N00383-22-F-WV01) under a previously awarded basic ordering agreement (N00383-20-G-VW01) for the repair of pod aircraft unit components of the advanced targeting forward-looking infrared radar system in support of the F/A-18 aircraft. Work will be performed in Basildon, Essex, England (65%); and McKinney, Texas (35%). Work is expected to be completed by May 2025. Annual working capital (Navy) funds in the amount of $7,415,478 will be obligated at the time of award, and funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. One company was solicited for this sole-source requirement under authority 10 U.S.

December 14, 2021
 

Raytheon Co., El Segundo, California, is awarded a $13,856,834 cost-plus-fixed-fee, level of effort job order, under basic ordering agreement N0016421GWS31 to procure contractor logistics support maintainers and engineering reach back support of the AN/ALQ-249(V)1 Next Generation Jammer-Mid Band (NGJ-MB) during development, test and evaluation. There are no options included on this contract. Work will be performed (approximately) in Patuxent River, Maryland (56%); Ridgecrest, California (28%); Crane Indiana (13%); and Point Mugu, California (4%), and is expected to be completed by June 2023.

December 13, 2021
 

Bell Boeing Joint Program Office, Amarillo, Texas, is awarded a not-to-exceed $18,000,000 modification (P00012) to a previously awarded, cost-plus-fixed-fee, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract (N0001918D0103). This modification exercises an option to provide systems integration, technical analysis, and engineering support for the V-22 aircraft. Work will be performed Fort Worth, Texas (50%); and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (50%), and is expected to be completed in December 2022. No funds will be obligated at the time of award; funds will be obligated on individual orders as they are issued. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

December 13, 2021
 

Alliant Techsystems Operations LLC (a wholly-owned subsidiary of Northrop Grumman Defense Systems Inc.), Northridge, California, is awarded a $45,662,690 firm-fixed-price modification (P00001) to a previously awarded contract (N0001921C0044). This modification exercises options to procure low rate initial production Lot Two of the Air to Ground Missile (AGM)-88G Advanced Anti-Radiation Guided Missile - Extended Range (AARGM-ER). Specifically, this modification provides for the production and delivery of 16 AGM-88G AARGM-ER all up rounds, six AGM-88G AARGM-ER Captive Air Training Missiles, four Common Munitions Built-in-Test Reprogramming Equipment+ Interface Devices, initial spares, and required manufacturing supplies and support.

December 13, 2021
 

Lockheed Martin Space, Littleton, Colorado, is awarded a $61,880,928 cost-plus-incentive-fee modification (P00033) to previously announced contract N00030-19-C-0025 for the design, development, build and integration of equipment for missile flight test demonstrations and fielding. Work will be performed in Denver, Colorado (83%); Sunnyvale, California (16%); and Huntsville, Alabama (1%). Work is expected to be completed February 25, 2024. No funds will be obligated at time of award. Strategic Systems Programs, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity.

December 13, 2021
 

Huntington Ingalls Shipbuilding, Pascagoula, Mississippi, is awarded a $70,866,327 not-to-exceed, undefinitized contract action for long lead time material (LLTM) in support of one amphibious assault ship (general purpose) replacement (LHA(R)) Flight 1 Ship (LHA 9). This action will be the seventh increment of LLTM awarded to HII under contract (N00024-20-C-2437) executed on April 30, 2020. Work will be performed in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (49%); Pascagoula, Mississippi (45%); Hamilton, Ohio (4%); and High Ridge, Missouri (2%), and is expected to be completed by April 2024.

November 24, 2021
 

Honeywell International Inc., Tempe, Arizona, is awarded a $21,797,957 firm-fixed-price, five-year requirements type, long-term contract with no options for the repair of five aircraft parts associated with digital displays in support of the FA-18, EA-18, and AV-8 weapon systems. All work will be performed in Phoenix, Arizona, and is expected to be completed by November 2026. Annual working capital (Navy) funds will be obligated as individual task orders are issued and no funds will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. One company was solicited for this sole-source requirement under authority 10 U.S. Code 2304 (c)(1), with one offer received.

November 10, 2021
 

Bechtel National Inc., Reston, Virginia (N62742-22-D-1310); Dragados/Hawaiian Dredging/Orion JV, Honolulu, Hawaii (N62742-22-D-1311); ECC Infrastructure LLC, Burlingame, California (N62742-22-D-1312); Kiewit-Alberici SIOP MACC AJV, Vancouver, Washington (N62742-22-D-1313); and TPC-NAN JV, Sylmar, California (N62742-22-D-1314), are awarded firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, multiple-award construction contracts (MACC) with a combined maximum value of $8,000,000,000 primarily for the Shipyard Infrastructure Optimization Program (SIOP) at Hawaii, Washington, and other areas under the cognizance of the Naval Facilities Engineering Systems Command (NAVFAC).

November 10, 2021
 

Science Applications International Corp. (SAIC), Washington, D.C., was awarded a $22,669,703 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract action in support of engineering services, ship and systems integration and test, and product development for the Program Executive Office, Integrated Warfare Systems 1.0 and 9.0. Work will be performed at the Washington Navy Yard, Washington, D.C.; Naval Station Rota, Spain; Commander Fleet Activities Yokosuka, Japan; and Ship Repair Facility-Japan Regional Maintenance Center, Yokosuka, Japan. Work is expected to be completed on June 10, 2022.

November 8, 2021
 

Environmental Chemical Corp., Burlingame, California, is awarded a $25,976,855 firm-fixed-price task order (N3319121F4241) under previously-awarded global contingency multiple-award construction contract N62470-19-D-8025 for airfield construction and improvements at Larissa Air Force Base in Larissa, Greece. Work will be performed in Larissa, Greece, and is expected to be completed by November 2022. Fiscal 2021 other procurement (Air Force) funds in the amount of $25,976,855 will be obligated at time of award and will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. Two proposals were received for this task order. The Naval Facilities Engineering Systems Command Europe Africa Central, Naples, Italy, is the contracting activity.

October 4, 2021
 

L3 Harris Technologies Inc., Northampton, Massachusetts, was awarded an $18,420,649 firm-fixed-price, cost-plus-fixed-fee, cost only contract for the procurement of MK 20 electro-optical sensor systems (EOSS), radar cross section kits, installation and checkout and on board repair parts kits, engineering support services, and depot spares. The MK 20 EOSS Mod 1 is employed by the DDG 51 Class, CG 47 Class, and the Coast Guard offshore patrol cutters. This contract includes options which, if exercised, would bring the cumulative value of this contract to $54,197,407. Work will be performed in Northampton, Massachusetts, and is expected to be completed by September 2024.

October 4, 2021
 

Lockheed Martin Rotary and Mission Systems, Baltimore, Maryland, is awarded a $79,971,127 cost-plus-fixed-fee, firm-fixed-price, and cost-only modification to previously awarded contract N00024-18-C-2300 to exercise options for littoral combat ship class design services and integrated data and product model environment support. Work will be performed in Hampton, Virginia (31%); Moorestown, New Jersey (27%); Washington, D.C. (22%); and Marinette, Wisconsin (20%), and is expected to be completed by October 2022. Fiscal 2018 shipbuilding and conversion (Navy) funds in the amount of $3,904,652 will be obligated at time of award and will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.

September 22, 2021
 

Northrop Grumman Systems Corp., Woodland Hills, California, is awarded a $30,919,420 firm-price-incentive-fee contract to procure 25 Link 16 B kits; three Link 16 B kit spares; and two Link 16 flight training device B kits in support of UH-1Y and AH-1Z helicopter modification efforts for the Navy.  This contract also provides Link-16 systems engineering, program management, and logistics support.  Work will be performed in Woodland Hills, California (92%); and San Diego, California (8%), and is expected to be completed in September 2023. Fiscal 2021 aircraft procurement (Navy) funds in the amount of $30,919,420 will be obligated at time of award, none of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year.

September 22, 2021
 

Booz Allen Hamilton Inc., McLean, Virginia (N6600121D0160); Epsilon C5I Inc., San Diego, California (N6600121D0161); McKean Defense Group LLC., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (N6600121D0162); Parsons Government Services Inc., Pasadena, California (N6600121D0163); Science Applications International Corp., Reston, Virginia (N6600121D0164); Solute Inc., San Diego, California (N6600121D0165); and Systems Technology Forum Ltd., Fredericksburg, Virginia (N6600121D0066), are awarded a $68,307,374 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, multiple-award contract with cost-plus-fixed-fee and cost-with-no-fee pricing for technical support covering the contractual support requirements for Naval Information Warfare Center (NIWC) Pacific’s Enterprise Comm

September 20, 2021
 

Ideal Aerosmith Inc., Grand Forks, North Dakota, is awarded a $25,685,970 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for the Expeditionary Mission Support Station (EMSS) effort. EMSS, including updating the advanced mission planning systems, is strategically important for allowing dedicated intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) assets to gather ISR data that can be used in the planning process. This contract provides for the creation of mission planning software that will have the ability to plan multi-day routes with dynamic weather considerations changing over both time and location. Work will be performed in Grand Forks, North Dakota, with an expected completion date of September19, 2024.

September 16, 2021
 

Simmonds Precision Products, Vergennes, Vermont, is awarded a $13,712,394 modification (P00004) to previously awarded cost-plus-fixed-fee contract N00014-19-C-1062 for the Low-Cost Air-Drop Munition (LCAM) weapon system development program. The total cumulative face value of the contract is $28,522,207 and no options were proposed. Work will be performed in Vergennes, Vermont (74.4%); Arlington, Virginia (5.2%); Indian Head, Maryland (3.9%); Yuma, Arizona (3.8%); Burlington, Vermont (3%); Torrance, California (2.6%); Westminster, Maryland (2.3%); Rancho Cordova, California (1.9%); and various places below 1%. Modification P00004 extends the period of performance; work is expected to be completed by December 31, 2022.

September 16, 2021
 

The Whiting-Turner Contracting Co., Baltimore, Maryland, is awarded a $137,351,160 firm-fixed-price task order (N6247321F4727) under a multiple award construction contract for the replacement of several facilities damaged by earthquakes at Naval Air Weapons Station China Lake. Work to be performed provides for the design and construction of cast propellant mix facility, warhead casing operations facility, and motor assembly compound in support of the China Lake Propulsion Laboratory. The task order also contains 23 unexercised options and six planned modifications, which if exercised would increase cumulative task order value to $149,622,814.

September 15, 2021
 

Lockheed Martin Corp., Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Co., Fort Worth, Texas, is awarded a $37,490,229 firm-fixed-price modification (P00012) to a previously awarded indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract (N0001919D0015). This modification increases the contract ceiling and adds scope to procure ancillary mission equipment in support of F-35 Joint Strike Fighter Lot 15 production aircraft for the Navy, Marine Corps, Air Force, Foreign Military Sales customers, and non-U.S. Department of Defense participants. Work will be performed in Fort Worth, Texas, and is expected to be completed in December 2023. No funds are being obligated at time of award; funds will be obligated on individual orders as they are issued.

September 15, 2021
 

Webcor Construction LP, doing business as Webcor Builders, Alameda, California, is awarded a $16,319,924 firm-fixed-price task order (N6247321F5402) under a multiple award construction contract for construction of the laboratory revitalization program projects at Naval Air Weapons Station China Lake. The work to be performed includes the design and construction of a new storage warehouse; a firing range support facility; a prototype laboratory; and a pad-mounted transformer for electrical service. The options, if exercised, provide for an administrative building, concrete-covered parking stall, and additional covered parking.

September 3, 2021
 

Black Construction/MACE International JV, Harmon, Guam (N40084-21-D-0079); ECC Diego Garcia LLC, Burlingame, California (N40084-21-D-0080); JSK Diego Services LLC, Austin, Texas (N40084-21-D-0081); MVL-Bromgrove JV LLC, Lansing, Michigan (N40084-21-D-0082); and Parsons Colas UKP JV, Centreville, Virginia (N40084-21-D-0083), are being awarded a combined $249,000,000 indefinite-delivery indefinite-quantity, multiple award, design-build/design-bid-build construction contract for construction projects at U.S. Navy Support Facility (NSF), Diego Garcia.

September 1, 2021
 

Rockwell Collins Inc., Collins Aerospace, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, was awarded a $43,300,000 firm-fixed-price modification (P00010) to contract FA8102-16-D-0005 for services and supplies in support of modernization, expansion and depot-level contractor logistic support. The contractor will provide support for SCOPE Command’s High Frequency Global Communications System in support of Air Force, Navy and Coast Guard requirements. Work will be performed in Richardson, Texas, and is expected to be completed August 30, 2022. This option exercise is the result of a sole-source acquisition. The estimated cumulative contract value is $113,300,000, and no funds are being obligated at the time of the award.

September 1, 2021
 

Hamilton Sundstrand Corp., Rockford, Illinois, is awarded a $60,697,125 five-year, long-term, firm-fixed-priced requirements contract for the repair of the constant frequency generator used on the V-22 aircraft in support of the weapon replaceable assemblies and shop replaceable assemblies programs. All work will be performed in Rockford, Illinois, and work is expected to be completed by September 2026. No funds will be obligated at time of award. Working capital funds (Navy) will be obligated as individual task orders are issued, and funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. One source was solicited for this non-competitive requirement under authority 10 U.S. Code 2304 (c)(1), with one offer received.

September 1, 2021
 

Hourigan Construction Corp., Virginia Beach, Virginia, is awarded a firm-fixed-price task order (N4008521F6280) at $25,576,452 under a multiple award construction contract for design-bid-build of the E-2D Advanced Hawkeye Training Facility, Naval Station Norfolk. The task order also contains one unexercised option and two planned modifications which, if exercised, would increase cumulative task order value to $27,910,697. Work will be performed in Norfolk, Virginia, and is expected to be completed by June 2023. This project constructs an operation training building for the Airborne Command Control Logistics Weapons School and fleet E-2D Advanced Hawkeye squadrons.

September 1, 2021
 

General Electric Aviation, Lynn, Massachusetts, is awarded a not-to-exceed $1,650,000,000 firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery, performance-based logistics requirements contract for the repair, upgrade or replacement, inventory management, and required supply response times of 17 F414 engine components in support of the F/A-18 aircraft. The contract will include a five-year base period with no options. Work will be performed in Lynn, Massachusetts (90%); and Jacksonville, Florida (10%). Work is expected to be completed by August 2026.

August 27, 2021
 

The University of Missouri Kansas City, Kansas City, Missouri, is awarded a $39,489,484 cost reimbursement contract for the Pulsed Tactical Effector for Regulated Attack (PTERA). The PTERA program seeks to primarily develop families of electronic effector and support technologies at the system, component and sub-component level that enable new Navy missions when placed aboard and/or in concert with Group 1 through 3 unmanned aerial vehicles. Work will be performed in Kansas City, Missouri, with an expected completion date of August 29, 2026. The total cumulative value of this contract, including a 60-month base period and eight 54-month option periods that will run concurrently with the base period, is $39,489,484.

August 25, 2021
 

MNDPI Pacific JV, Honolulu, Hawaii, is being awarded an $88,000,000 firm-fixed-price modification to increase the maximum dollar value of an indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for various structural and waterfront projects and other projects in the Naval Facilities Engineering Systems Command (NAVFAC) Pacific area of operations (AO). After award of this modification, the total cumulative contract value will be $187,000,000. The work to be performed provides for architect-engineer services for various structural and waterfront projects and other projects at locations in the NAVFAC Pacific AO.