USA – US Military contracts for FY11


Bechtel National, Inc., Frederick, Md. (HDTRA1-11-D-0010); Parsons Global Services, Inc., Pasadena, Calif. (HDTRA1-11-D-0008); Raytheon Technical Services Co., LLC, Dulles, Va. (HDTRA1-11-D-0007); and URS Federal Services International, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio (HDTRA1-11-D-0009) are each being awarded a multiple award indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to provide integration services supporting the Defense Threat Reduction Agency’s Cooperative Threat Reduction Program. The maximum estimated combined total of all four contracts will not exceed $950,000,000. This contract consists of a five-year base ordering period with one one-year optional ordering period. Work will be performed at various locations overseas and is expected to be completed April 2020 (April 2021 if the option is exercised). Contract funds for the $500,000 minimum guarantee for each contract will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This requirement was competitively awarded through the Federal Business Opportunities website, with eight offers received. The Defense Threat Reduction Agency, Fort Belvoir, Va., is the contracting activity.


Intelsat General Corp., Bethesda, Md., was awarded a $142,921,374 firm-fixed-price contract for the American Forces Radio and Television Service Global Satellite Services Program on April 22. The contract, with a not-to-exceed ceiling of $167,500,000 million dollars, provides worldwide commercial telecommunications services to include: C- and Ku-band satellite resources; land earth stations; terrestrial backhauls; and bandwidth management services. The period of performance is April 22, 2011 through April 21, 2018 (a one-year base with six one-year options). Performance will be at various locations around the world. The solicitation was issued as a full and open competitive action with award to be made to the lowest priced technically acceptable offeror. The solicitation was posted to the Government Point of Entry Federal Business Opportunities website and two offers were received. Intelsat General is a large business. The Defense Information Technology Contracting Organization, Scott Air Force Bass, Ill., is the contracting activity (HC1013-11-C-0101).


L-3 Communications Corp., Waco, Texas, is being awarded an $84,490,492 not-to-exceed modification to a previously awarded indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity multiple award contract (N00019-05-D-0008) for the continued airframe sustainment support necessary for the performance of phase depot maintenance, special structural inspections, special structural inspection kits and installations, and modification installations. Work will be performed in Waco, Texas (96 percent), and Greenville, S.C. (4 percent), and is expected to be completed in December 2012. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity.

Lockheed Martin Mission Systems & Sensors, Moorestown, N.J., is being awarded an $18,235,100 not-to-exceed modification to previously awarded contract (N00024-10-C-5125) for command team trainer efforts to support the government of Australia (case AT-P-LCQ) under the Foreign Military Sales Program. The government of Australia selected the U.S. Navy/Lockheed Martin Aegis Combat System for its Australian Air Warfare Destroyer Program. These requirements include the necessary combat systems engineering, computer program development, ship integration and test, logistics technical services, technical manuals and staging support to design and build an Aegis Weapon System baseline to support the program. Work will be performed in Moorestown, N.J. (89 percent); Clearwater, Fla. (9 percent); and Adelaide, Australia (2 percent). Work is expected to be completed by December 2014. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington Navy Yard, D.C., is the contracting activity.

Kollmorgen Corp., Electro-Optical Division, Northampton, Mass., is being awarded a $16,200,000 modification to previously awarded contract (N00024-11-C-6293) to exercise cost-type options for the modification of materials and travel associated with engineering services for the photonics mast program. The photonics mast is a non-hull penetrating electronic imaging subsystem of the command and control system. The photonics mast incorporates visible, infrared and electronic support measures sensors and stealth features that will provide new capabilities for attack submarines. The subsystem comprises the sensor group, the mast group, the data transmission group, and the control and display group. The AN/BVS-1 photonics mast system will be installed on the Virginia-class submarines (SSN 780 – SSN 783). Work will be performed in Northampton, Mass., and is expected to be completed by March 2016. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity.

Combined Systems, Inc. (CSI)*, Jamestown, Pa., was awarded on April 26 an $11,760,481 firm-fixed-price contract for the procurement and delivery of 225 40 mm, three bank Non-Lethal/Tube Launched Munitions Systems (NL/TLMS) that fire 30 rounds of non-lethal flash-bang primed munitions and corresponding shield mounting brackets which integrates the NL/TLMS to the Marine Corps transparent armored gun shield, gunner protection kit, objective gunner protection kit, and M3-tripod. In addition, CSI will provide the fabrication, production and delivery of 75,000 initial rounds of munitions, training, spares, and up to two years of contractor logistics support necessary to sustain the systems for the Marine Corps Systems Command at the highest levels of service. The NL/TLMS will provide the Marines the capability to deliver a high volume of non-lethal fire at designated ranges, both day and night, to enhance force protection during vehicle check points, entry control points, and convoy security operations. The high-capacity variable payload launching systems assist Marines with identifying vehicle operator’s intentions at a sufficient range to warn the innocent and to provide stand-off distance to ensure the Marines‘ safety. This contract includes options which, if exercised, would bring the cumulative value of this contract to $13,812,268. Work will be performed in Jamestown, Pa., and is expected to be completed by April 2012. Contract funds will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured. The Marine Corps Systems Command, Quantico, Va., is the contracting activity (M67854-11-C-1069).


Oshkosh Corp., Oshkosh, Wis., was awarded a firm-fixed-price, three year requirements type contract with a maximum $10,441,591 for medium tactical vehicles. Other location of performance is New Berlin, Wis. Using service is Defense Logistics Agency. The date of performance completion is April 7, 2014. The Defense Logistics Agency Warren, Warren, Mich., is the contracting activity (SPRDL1-11-D-0027).

Thomas Instrument*, Brookshire, Texas, was awarded a firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract with a maximum $9,018,151 for C-5 aircraft gearbox assemblies. There are no other locations of performance. Using service is Air Force. The date of performance completion is March 2015. The Defense Logistics Agency Aviation, Robins Air Force Base, Ga., is the contracting activity (SPRWA1-11-D-0009).

*Small business

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