DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE CONTRACTS VALUED AT $7 MILLION AND ABOVE
Northrop Grumman Systems Corp., Bethpage, New York, is being awarded $91,034,997 for modification P00010 to a previously awarded indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract (N68936-14-D-0018). This modification provides for the design, development, and implementation of the airborne electronic attack requirements for software configuration set upgrades to software and ancillary hardware in support of the EA-18G aircraft for the Navy and the government of Australia. Work will be performed in Pt. Mugu, California, and is expected to be completed in July 2019. Fiscal 2017 research, development, test and evaluation (Navy) funds in the amount of $1,305,889 are being obligated at time of award, none of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract combines purchases for the Navy ($83,752,197; 92 percent); and the government of Australia ($7,282,800; 8 percent) under the Foreign Military Sales program. The Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division, China Lake, California, is the contracting activity.
Oceaneering International Inc., Hanover, Maryland, is being awarded a potential $19,331,128 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to develop and demonstrate novel technology options and designs to restore connectivity for tactical data networks using small diameter optical fiber and buoy relay nodes. This is an 18-month contract with no options. Work will be performed at the contractor’s facilities in Maryland (75 percent); and government test facilities in Southern California (25 percent). Work is expected to be completed Sept. 5, 2018. Fiscal 2017 research, development, test and evaluation funds in the amount $4,000,000 will be obligated at the time of award. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured via a Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency broad agency announcement. Five proposals were received and one was selected for award. The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Pacific, San Diego, California, is the contracting activity (N66001-17-C-4003).
Blue Storm Associates Inc., doing business as PEMDAS Technologies and Innovation,* Alexandria, Virginia, was awarded a $49,500,000 order dependent contract for the Atmospheric Sensing and Prediction System. Bids were solicited via the Internet with one received. Work locations and funding will be determined with each order, with an estimated completion date of March 5, 2022. U.S. Army Contracting Command, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, is the contracting activity (W911NF-17-D-0001).
Airbus Helicopters Inc., Grand Prairie, Texas, was awarded a $15,599,854 modification (P00007) to contract W58RGZ-17-C-0010 for UH-72 Lakota logistics support, parts support, and sustainment. Work will be performed in Grand Prairie, Texas, with an estimated completion date of Dec. 31, 2017. Fiscal 2017 operations and maintenance (Army) funds in the amount of $15,599,854 were obligated at the time of the award. U.S. Army Contracting Command, Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, is the contracting activity.
DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY
Bernard Cap Co.,* Hialeah Gardens, Florida, has been awarded a maximum $40,500,000 firm-fixed price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for the blue men’s and women’s jumpers. This was a competitive acquisition with four responses received. This is a one-year base contract with four one-year option periods. Maximum dollar value is for the life of the contract. Location of performance is Florida, with a March 21, 2022, completion date. Using military service is Navy. Type of appropriation is fiscal 2017 through 2022 defense working capital funds. The contracting activity is the Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (SPE1C1-17-D-1025).
FAAC Inc., Ann Arbor, Michigan, has been awarded a $9,500,000 firm-fixed price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for Common Weapon Engagement Zone – Operational Flight program software updates. Contractor will support updates on the F-16 weapon system to include, software capabilities upgrade, multi mission computer, and European participating air forces mid-life updates for F-16 Block 15. Work will be performed at Ann Arbor, Michigan, and is expected to be complete by March 5, 2023. This award is the result of a sole source acquisition. Fiscal 2016 and 2017 research, development, test, and evaluation; and operations and maintenance funds in the amount of $1,779,667 are being obligated at the time of award. Air Force Life Cycle Management Center, Hill Air Force Base, Utah, is the contracting activity (FA8232-17-D-0002).
MISSILE DEFENSE AGENCY
ECS Federal LLC., Fairfax, Virginia, is being awarded an $8,754,000 cost-plus-fixed-fee (including options) for advisory and assistance services for strategic planning and financial management support and financial system support and integration in support of technical, engineering, advisory and management support. This contract provides the Missile Defense Agency (MDA) with strategic budget planning and programming, financial analysis, liaison support to internal and external customers, business financial management support, and interface for integral budget functions, including cost estimating and earned value management. This contract will also support the MDA’s agency operations directorate in implementing, integrating, maintaining, and continually improving MDA financial systems and processes. Work will be performed at Huntsville, Alabama; Colorado Springs, Colorado; Dahlgren, Virginia; Albuquerque, New Mexico; and the National Capital Region, which includes Fort Belvoir, Virginia, with an expected completion date of July 2017. Fiscal year 2017 research, development, test and evaluation funds in the amount of $3,344,749 are being obligated at time of award. This is a sole-source award for a base period of five months until competitive award of the follow-on effort. The Missile Defense Agency, Huntsville, Alabama, is the contracting activity (HQ014717C0027).