US Military contracts for FY11


Boeing Satellite Systems, El Segundo, Calif., is being awarded a $296,137,332 firm-fixed-price, contract for modification of the Wideband Global SATCOM (WGS) Block II follow-on. The contract exercises the option to produce, process, launch, and activate on-orbit Satellite Vehicle Eight as previously negotiated. The location of the performance is El Segundo, Calif. Work is expected to be completed Jul. 31, 2016. This was a sole-source acquisition. Therefore, one proposal was received. SMC/PKJW, El Segundo, Calif., is the contracting activity (FA8808-10-C-001/P00018).

The Bering Straits Logistics Services, L.L.C., Anchorage, Alaska; and Wichita Tribal Enterprises, L.L.C., Norman, Okla., are being awarded a $10,031,765 firm-fixed-price contract for Material Support Integrator’s maintenance of a comprehensive program for the 76 Maintenance Wing inventory management systems to include common use items and point-of-use cabinets. The contractor shall maintain day-to-day operations to include all labor, supervision, materials, tools, equipment, personnel protective equipment, interim storage, transportation, and incidentals. The contractor shall be responsible for obtaining material and supply agreements with individual vendors to provide all the personnel protective equipment and materials required for the program. The contractor shall provide program management, strategic analysis for future needs, recommendations to increase efficiencies, improve cost savings and ensure compliance with applicable law, directives, and regulatory requirements. The location of the activity is Tinker Air Force Base, Okla. Work is expected to be completed Dec. 15, 2014. Department of the Air Force, OC-ALC/PKEA, Tinker Air Force Base, Okla., is the contracting activity (FA8100-12-C-0002).


Raytheon Co., Integrated Defense Systems, Tewksbury, Mass., is being awarded a not-to-exceed $254,000,000 letter contract modification to previously awarded contract (N00024-10-C-5126) for development, test, and delivery of DDG 1000 total ship computing environment software for the Self Defense Test Ship, post-delivery availability, post-shakedown availability, SPY-3 volume search software and firmware development, as well as software maintenance in support of the Zumwalt-class destroyer program. Work will be performed in Tewksbury, Mass. (40.0 percent); Portsmouth, R.I. (24.8 percent); Marlborough, Mass. (12.7 percent); Fort Wayne, Ind. (10.3 percent); Sudbury, Mass. (5.8 percent); Dahlgren, Va. (2.7 percent); Indianapolis, Ind. (2.3 percent); and San Diego, Calif. (1.4 percent). Work is expected to be completed by January 2016. Contract funds in the amount of $11,000,000 will be provided upon contract award and will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity.

Lockheed Martin Corp., Riviera Beach, Fla., is being awarded a not-to-exceed $52,741,962 cost-plus-incentive-fee letter contract for the accomplishment of the Remote Multi-Mission Vehicle Reliability Growth Program (RMMV RGP). The purpose of this RMMV RGP effort is to improve the mean time between operational mission failures of the RMMV. The contract will require a comprehensive development and test program that supports the RMMV RGP. Testing shall be conducted to verify the system complies with RMMV system requirements and is prepared for installation on and operations from the littoral combat ship in preparation for developmental test/operational assessment program testing. The RMMV RGP systems engineering effort includes: critical systems reviews and subsequent design reviews, use of predictive reliability tools; build spiral development with in-water testing to assess progress and potential areas for reliability growth development; installation of RMMV reliability upgrades; and all ancillary support. Work will be performed in Palm Beach, Fla. (91.4 percent); Syracuse, N.Y. (8.4 percent); and Manassas, Va. (0.2 percent). Work is expected to be completed by December 2013. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured and is being awarded as a sole source contract pursuant to 10 U.S.C 2304(c)(1) was determined to be appropriate. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity (N00024-12-C-6316).

Trandes Corp.*, Lanham, Md., is being awarded a potential value $51,186,607 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to provide various Department of Defense systems commands technical and engineering services support for a variety of airspace systems; command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance systems; Marine air traffic control and landing/air traffic control and landing and mobile fixed/tactical fixed systems. Work will be performed in San Diego (90 percent) and Lanham, Md. (10 percent), and is expected to be completed Jan. 22, 2015. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured as a small business set-aside via request for proposal N66001-10-R-0143 published on the Federal Business Opportunities website, and the Space and Naval Warfare e-Commerce Central website. Six proposals were solicited and three offers were received. Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Pacific is the contracting activity (N66001-12-D-0143).

Science Applications International Corp., McLean, Va., is being awarded an $11,195,326 modification to a previously awarded cost-plus-fixed-fee, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract (N00421-11-D-0030) to exercise an option for technical and engineering services in support of the Naval Air Systems Command’s Air Vehicle Engineering Department and the Manned Flight Simulator/Air Combat Environment Test and Evaluation facilities. Services to be provided support the development and utilization of advanced air vehicle technology for evaluating air vehicle flying qualities and controllability, developing simulation software, and building prototype simulations. The estimated level of effort is 94,740 man-hours. Work will be performed in Patuxent River, Md., and is expected to be completed in December 2012. Funds will not be obligated at time of award. Funds will be obligated on individual orders as they are issued. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity.

Boston Ship Repair, L.L.C., Boston, Mass., is being awarded a $9,219,075 firm-fixed-price contract for a 60-day regular overhaul/dry-docking of Military Sealift Command hospital ship USNS Comfort. This shipyard availability is primarily for ship repair and maintenance. Work will include dry-docking and undocking of the ship; tank preservation; freeboard preservation; underwater hull painting; switchboard upgrade, sea valve repair; and pump overhauls. Comfort’s primary mission is to provide emergency, on-site care for deployed U.S. military forces, and the ship is used extensively for humanitarian engagement missions. This contract includes options, which, if exercised, would bring the cumulative value of this contract to $11,857,397. Work will be performed in Boston, Mass., and is expected to be completed by April 13, 2012. Contract funds will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured via a solicitation posted to the Federal Business Opportunities website, with more than 50 companies solicited and three offers received. The U.S. Navy’s Military Sealift Fleet Support Command, a field activity of Military Sealift Command, is the contracting activity (N40442-12-C-5001).


DRS Test & Energy Management, Inc., Huntsville, Ala., was awarded a firm-fixed-price contract with a maximum $8,177,405 for digital vehicle distribution boxes. There are no other locations of performance. Using service is Army. There was one response to one solicitation. Type of appropriation is fiscal 2012/2013 Army working capital funds. The date of performance completion is April 15, 2013. The Defense Logistics Agency Land Warren, Warren, Mich., is the contracting activity (SPRDL1-12-C-0054).

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