U.S. Department of Defense
Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense (Public Affairs)
|FOR RELEASE AT||No. 615-07|
|5 p.m. ET||May 21, 2007|
Jacobs Technology Inc., Tullahoma, Tenn., is being awarded a $480,000,000 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to procure engineering and technical advisory and assistance services for ESC for the next three years. These services include but are not limited to providing a broad range of engineering acquisition support such as engineering services, engineering support, technical support, provisioning and logistics support, modeling and simulation, configuration, and data management, architectural support, text and evaluation, security engineering and certification, capability based planning , commercial off-the-shelf integration, support, integration master plans, integration scheduling, and technical reviews in support of various research, development and production activities. At this time, $5,353,727 have been obligated. Solicitations began August 2006 and negotiations were complete March 2007. This work will be complete May 2010. For questions please call (781) 377-0241. Headquarters Electronic Systems Center, Hanscom Air Force Base, Mass., is the contracting activity (FA8721-07-D-0015).
Northrop Grumman Systems Corp., Integrated Systems Air Combat Systems, San Diego, Calif., is being awarded a $371,376,333 fixed-price-incentive firm-target contract modification to provide for five Global Hawk Air Vehicles, three mission control elements, three launch and recovery elements, along with associated equipment. At this time, $185,688,167 have been obligated. Solicitations began March 2006 and negotiations were complete May 2007. This work will be complete March 2010. PA POC can be reached at (937) 255-2350. Headquarters Aeronautical Systems Center, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (FA8620-06-C-3002/P00001).
Boeing Co., Boeing Integrated Defense Systems, Wichita, Kans., is being awarded a $29,246,017 firm-fixed-price contract. The B-52H Integrated Weapon Interface Unit (IWIU) program is a newly developed Line Replaceable Unit (LRU) which will replace the current 1980s developed LRU’s which are becoming unsupportable. The LRU’s currently installed in the Stub Pylon/Heavy Stores Adapter Beam (SP/HSAB) provide the command and control link between the B-52H Offensive Avionics System and all “smart” MIL-STD 1760 current and future weapons carried on the B-52H. The total amount of units to be procured is 120. The items being procured include Group “A” and “B” Kits, data, and engineering support. At this time, $16,963,618 have been obligated. Solicitations began December 2006 and negotiations were complete may 2007. This work will be complete December 2011. Headquarter Oklahoma City Air Logistics Center, Tinker Air Force Base, Okla., is the contracting activity (FA8107-07-D-0001/order number 0001).
McDonnell Douglas, St. Louis, Mo., is being awarded an $88,860,996 order under previously awarded firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract (N00383-06-D-004H) for procurement of newly manufactured spares in support of the F/A-18 C/D flight services system. Work will be performed in St. Louis, Mo., and work is expected to be completed by October 2010. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not awarded competitively. The Naval Inventory Control Point is the contracting activity.
Honeywell International, Inc., Defense and Space Electronic Systems, Albuquerque, N.M., is being awarded a $13,600,075 firm-fixed price contract for the full-rate production of 200 Advanced Multi-Purpose Displays (AMPD) for Lot 31 F/A-18F and E/A-18G aircraft and retrofit of F/A-18E/F Lots 26-28 aircraft. A total of 87 five-by-five inch forward; 56 five-by-five inch aft; and 57 eight-by-ten inch AMPDs will be procured. Work will be performed in Albuquerque, N.M., and is expected to be completed in December 2008. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity (N00019-07-C-0014).
Marvin Engineering Co., Inc.*, Inglewood, Calif., is being awarded an $8,825,070 modification to a previously awarded firm-fixed-price contract (N00421-06-C-0050) to exercise an option for 325 production BRU-32B/A ejector bomb racks and three periodic production samples for the F/A-18 Hornet aircraft. Work will be performed in Inglewood, Calif., and is expected to be completed in April 2009. 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.
ITT Corp., Night Vision Division, Roanoke, Va., is being awarded a $5,999,724 firm-fixed-price five-year indefinite-delivery/ indefinite-quantity contract for 18MM Image Intensifier Tubes for use in ground system night vision devices. The 18MM Image Intensifier Tubes are used in night vision goggles, night vision weapon sights, night vision binoculars and night vision monoculars. The tubes magnify and enhance existing natural light or laser illumination to allow users to see in the dark. Work will be performed in Roanoke, Va., and is expected to be completed by May 2012. $137,000 in contract funds will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured and solicited via the World Wide Web via Federal Business Opportunities with one offer received. The Naval Surface Warfare Center Crane Division, Crane, Ind., is the contracting activity (N00164-07-D-8520).
DEFENSE ADVANCED RESEARCH PROJECTS AGENCY
HRL Laboratories, Malibu, Calif., was awarded on May 15, 2007, a $2,600,000 increment of a $6,889,449 modification to a previously awarded cost-plus fixed-fee contract for military applications of quantum information science. Work will be performed in Malibu, Calif. (63 percent), Los Angeles, Calif. (17 percent), Cambridge, Mass. (11 percent), and Madison, Wisc. (9 percent), and is expected to be completed May 2009. Funds will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This action is a limited competition contract. The contracting activity is the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, Arlington, Va. (HR0011-06-C-0052, P00007).
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