U.S. Department of Defense
Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense (Public Affairs)
|FOR RELEASE AT||No. 459-07|
|5 p.m. ET||April 19, 2007|
Odyssey Systems Consulting Group LTD, Wakefield, Mass., Samaria Systems Inc., Danvers, Mass., Gemini Industries Inc., Billerica, Mass., BTAS Inc., DBA Business Technology & Solutions, Beavercreek, Ohio, Quantech Services Inc., Bedford, Mass, Oasis System Inc., Lexington, Mass., PE Systems Inc., Fairfax, Va., and Abacus Technology Corp., Chevy Chase, Md., is being awarded a $800,000,000 indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract. This contract will procure professional acquisition support services for Hanscom Air Force Base for the next five years. These services include but are not limited to providing a broad range of non-engineering acquisition support for development, acquisition, integration, test deployment, and sustainment in support of Research and Development and production activities. At this time, $40,000 have been obligated. For information contact HQ ESC/PA at (781) 377-8543. Headquarters Electronic Systems Center, Hanscom Air Force Base, Mass., is the contracting activity (FA8721-07-D-0005/Odyssey Systems Consulting Group LTD, FA8721-07-D-0004/Quantech Services Inc., FA8721-07-D-0006/Sumaria Systems Inc., FA8721-07-D-0007/Oasis Systems Inc., FA8721-07-D-0011/Gemini Industries Inc., FA8721-07-D-0008/PE Systems Inc., FA8721-07-D-0009/BTAS Inc., and FA8721-07-D-0010/Abacus Technology Corp.).
Aerojet-General Corp., Sacramento, Calif., is being awarded a $9,868,213 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract modification. This modification exercises option contract 0008 to continue on the research Upper Stage Engine Technology (USET) effort. The objective of the USET effort is to enable the rapid and successful design, development, and test of liquid rocket propulsion Turbopump. This will be accomplished through developing and/or improving upon current engineering design, physical modeling and component performance simulation tools, in order to, exceed the Integrated High Payoff Rocket Propulsion Technology Cryogenic Upper Stage Phase I goals and strive for Phase II goals. At this time, no funds have been obligated. This work will be complete July 2010. Headquarters Air Force Flight Test Center, Edwards Air Force Base, Calif., is the contracting activity (FA9300-04-C-0008/P00029).
Lockheed Martin Space Systems Corp., Sunnyvale, Calif., is being awarded a $7,693,812 cost-plus-award-fee and cost-plus-fixed-fee contract modification. This is a contract modification to the existing Space Based Infrared System high component engineering, manufacturing, and development contract. This contract action provides for the procurement/manufacturing, testing, and storage of Geosynchronous Earth Orbit (GEO) 1 and 2 critical spares for the SBIRS program. At this time, $2,219,469 have been obligated. This work will be complete March 2009. Headquarters Space and Missile Systems Center, Los Angeles Air Force Base, Calif., is the contracting activity (F04701-95-C-0017/P00402).
Vision System International, San Jose, Calif., is being awarded a $6,587,106 firm-fixed-price contract modification to provide for the Joint Helmet Mounted Cueing System (JHMCS). Specific components and estimated repair values are set forth by attachment hereto. The JHMCS provides the war fighter and ejection-compatible, helmet-mounted display with the capability to cue and verify high off-axis sensors and weapons on USAF/USN single and dual seat fighter aircraft. The system is currently populated on the USAF F-15 models C/D, USAF F-16 models C/D, and Navy F/A-18 models A-G. At this time, no funds have been obligated. This work will be complete August 2007. Headquarters 542d Combat Sustainment Wing, Robins Air Force Base, Ga., is the contracting activity (FA8522-04-D-0040/P00004).
Ball Aerospace and Technologies Systems Engineering Solutions, Albuquerque, N.M., is being awarded a $6,407,176 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to provide for radiometric and radiation characterization of Focal Plane Arrays (FPAs) associated devices using government furnished equipment. The data and analysis produced by the laboratory are vitally important in determining the overall performance and radiation hardness of devices for use in space applications. This effort includes developing innovative techniques to advance the state-of-art in the characterization of infrared and visible FPA’s and associated devices. These innovative techniques include the development of the characterization and analytical techniques, test hardware, and operational and test procedures that advance the experimental capabilities for the infrared Radiation Effects Laboratory. At this time, $288,800 have been obligated. Solicitations began January 2007 and negotiations were complete April 2007. This work will be complete April 2012. Air Force Research Laboratory, Kirtland Air Force Base, N.M., is the contracting activity (FA9453-07-C-0180).
Raytheon Co., Electronics Systems, Goleta, Calif., is being awarded a $77,774,646 modification to a previously awarded firm-fixed-price contract (N00019-04-C-0123) to exercise an option for the full-rate-production of 97 Lot 9 AN/ALR-67(V)3 Radar Warning Receivers (RWR) for the U.S. Navy (24 percent) and the Royal Australian Air Force (55 percent), including spare weapon replaceable assemblies for the U.S. Navy (6) and for the Royal Australian Air Force (12 percent). The AN/ALR-67(V)3 RWR is a radar warning receiver that provides visual and aural alerts to F/A-18E/F aircrew upon detection of ground-based, ship-based, or airborne radar emitters. It is designed to enhance pilot situational awareness by providing accurate identification, lethality, and azimuth displays of hostile and friendly emitters. Work will be performed in El Segundo, Calif. (27 percent); Goleta, Calif. (23 percent); Lansdale, Pa. (23 percent); Forest, Miss. (21 percent); McKinney, Texas (3 percent); and Portland, Ore. (3 percent), and is expected to be completed in March 2010. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract combines purchases for the U.S. Navy ($25,069,188; 32.23 percent) and the Government of Australia ($52,705,458; 67.77 percent) under the Foreign Military Sales Program. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md. is the contracting activity.
DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY
Cardinal Health, Inc., Dublin, Ohio, is being awarded a maximum $12,939,007 firm fixed price prime vendor contract awarded to meet the pharmaceutical requirements of the routine Navy fleet and the hospital ships USNS Comfort and Mercy. Using services are Navy. There were 11 proposals solicited and 3 responded. This contract consists of a 12-month base period and four 12-month option periods, this is the third option year. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. Date of performance completion is May 19, 2008. Contracting activity is Defense Supply Center Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pa. (SPM200-04-D-7020).
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