Northrop Grumman Awarded Hunter Unmanned Aircraft System Contract – DoD Daily Contracts

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DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE CONTRACTS VALUED AT $7 MILLION AND ABOVE

ARMY

American Systems Corp., Chantilly, Virginia (W91247-17-D-0008); GovSource Inc.,* Reston, Virginia (W91247-17-D-0009); Chochise MTS Inc.,* Valrico, Florida (W91247-17-D-0010); Downrange Operations and Training,* Ridgeland, Mississippi (W91247-17-D-0011); and General Dynamics Information Technology, Fairfax, Virginia (W91247-17-D-0012), will share in a $249,000,000 firm-fixed-price, foreign military sales (Afghanistan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Egypt, Greece, Iraq, Qatar, Taiwan and Tunisia) contract to provide the Security Assistance Training Management Organization with education and training services. Bids were solicited via the Internet with 18 received. Work locations and funding will be determined with each order, with an estimated completion date of Sept. 21, 2022. U.S. Army Mission and Installation Contracting Command Fort Bragg, North Carolina, is the contracting activity.  (Awarded Sept. 29, 2017)

Georgia Tech Applied Research Corp., Atlanta, Georgia, has been awarded a $91,536,685 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to provide engineering and scientific expertise to support the Army Threat Simulator program. One bid was solicited with one bid received. Work locations and funding will be determined with each order, with an estimated completion date of Sept. 30, 2022. U.S. Army Contracting Command, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland, is the contracting activity (W91CRB-17-D-0010).  (Awarded Sept. 29, 2017)

Beard Construction Group LLC, Port Allen, Louisiana, has been awarded a $13,045,225 firm-fixed-price contract for the repair of railroad tracks on Fort Polk, Louisiana. Bids were solicited via the Internet with one received. Work will be performed in Fort Polk, Louisiana, with an estimated completion date of Aug. 23, 2018. Fiscal 2017 operations and maintenance (Army) funds in the amount of $13,045,225 were obligated at the time of the award. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Fort Worth, Texas, is the contracting activity (W9126G-17-C-0098).  (Awarded Sept. 30, 2017)

Northrop Grumman Systems Corp., Sierra Vista, Arizona, has been awarded an $8,372,177 modification (P00010) to contract W58RGZ-17-C-0019 to incorporate engineering change proposal for Hunter Unmanned Aircraft System for the reconstruction and rehabilitation of 10 ground control stations. Work will be performed in Sierra Vista, Arizona, with an estimated completion date of Sept. 28, 2018. Fiscal 2017 operations and maintenance (Army) funds in the amount of $8,372,177 were obligated at the time of the award. U.S. Army Contracting Command, Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, is the contracting activity.  (Awarded Sept. 29, 2017)

McGoldrick Construction Services Corp.,* San Antonio, Texas, has been awarded an $8,147,000 firm-fixed-price contract to construct an infantry platoon battle course range. Bids were solicited via the Internet with four received. Work will be performed in Fort Hood, Texas, with an estimated completion date of April 15, 2019. Fiscal 2013 and 2017 military construction funds in the amount of $8,147,000 were obligated at the time of the award. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Fort Worth, Texas, is the contracting activity (W9126G-17-C-0111).  (Awarded Sept. 30, 2017)

CORRECTION: The multiple-award contract announcement for vertical construction services announced on Sept. 30, 2017, has been revised to replace one of the contractors that will share in the $45,000,000 contract. CI-Pond JV LLC,* Scottsdale, Georgia, has been replaced by A&H-Ambica JV LLC,* Livonia, Michigan (W9126G-17-D-0059). Additionally, all the contract numbers were reported incorrectly; they are CCI Energy and Construction Services LLC,* Garden Ridge, Texas (W9126G-17-D-0058); Dot Construction Inc.;* Moorhead City, North Carolina (W9126G-17-D-0060); MOWA Barlovento JV-2,* Gautier, Mississippi (W9126G-17-D-0061); and Pacific Tech Construction Inc.,* Kelso, Washington (W9126G-17-D-0062). All other information in the announcement is correct.

AIR FORCE

Lockheed Martin Corp., Space Systems Co., Littleton, Colorado, has been awarded an $80,785,457 contract for Airborne Launch Control System Replacement (ALCS-R) program.  This contract is to conduct technology maturation and risk reduction culminating in an approved preliminary design and develop a fully functional prototype.  ALCS-R will deliver an affordable total system replacement of the legacy ALCS to support the Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missile weapon system through estimated 2036 and provide a solution to meet the survivable launch platform – airborne fire control requirements for the ground based strategic deterrent weapon system through 2075.  Work will be performed in Littleton, Colorado, and is expected to be completed by Oct. 2, 2020.  This award is the result of a competitive acquisition and five offers were received.  Fiscal 2017 and 2018 research, development, test, and evaluation funds in the amount of $13,389,986 will be obligated at time of award.  Air Force Nuclear Weapons Center, Hill Air Force Base, Utah, is the contracting activity (FA8204-18-C-0009).

Rockwell Collins, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, has been awarded a $76,272,681 contract action for Airborne Launch Control System Replacement (ALCS-R) program.  This contract is to conduct technology maturation and risk reduction culminating in an approved preliminary design and develop a fully functional prototype.  ALCS-R will deliver an affordable total system replacement of the legacy ALCS to support the Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missile weapon system through estimated 2036 and provide a solution to meet the survivable launch platform – airborne fire control requirements for the ground based strategic deterrent weapon system through 2075.  Work will be performed in Richardson, Texas, and is expected to be completed by Oct. 2, 2020.  This award is the result of a competitive acquisition and five offers were received.  Fiscal 2017 and 2018 research, development, test, and evaluation funds in the amount of $7,481,882 will be obligated at time of award.  Air Force Nuclear Weapons Center, Hill Air Force Base, Utah, is the contracting activity (FA8204-18-C-0010).

Northrop Grumman Technical Services, Herndon, Virginia, has been awarded a $39,919,146 delivery order to a firm-fixed-price and cost reimbursement contract.  This delivery order is for nine engine overhauls and obligates fiscal 2018 funding to support the KC-10 program.  Work will be performed worldwide to include McGuire Air Force Base, New Jersey; Travis Air Force Base, California; and Tinker Air Force Base, Oklahoma; and is expected to be completed by March 2018.  Fiscal 2018 operations and maintenance funds in the amount of $39,919,146 are being obligated at time of award.  Air Force Life Cycle Management Center, Tinker Air Force Base, Oklahoma, is the contracting activity (FA8105-18-F-0004), (FA8106-10-D-0001).

Carothers Construction Inc., Oxford, Mississippi, has been awarded a $12,071,118 firm-fixed-price contract for a complete interior building renovation of training facilities for a sensitive compartmented information facility.  Work will be performed at Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, and is expected to be completed by Sept. 22, 2019.  This award is the result of a competitive acquisition and two offers were received.  Fiscal 2017 operations and maintenance funds in the amount of $10,860,677; and fiscal 2016 other procurement funds in the amount of $1,210,441 are being obligated at time of award.  The 17th Contracting Squadron, Goodfellow AFB, Texas, is the contracting activity (FA3030-17-C-0007).

NAVY

Patriot Contract Services, LLC, Concord, California, is being awarded a $63,705,629 modification for the fixed-price portion of a previously awarded contract (N00033-14-C-3210) to exercises the fourth (of four) one-year option periods of this contract for the operation and maintenance of eight government owned Watson-class large medium-speed roll-on/roll-off ships.  The ships will continue to support Military Sealift Command’s worldwide prepositioning requirements.  Work will be performed at sea worldwide, and is expected to be completed by Sept. 30, 2018.  Working capital funds (transportation) in the amount of $63,705,629 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 on a full and open basis with more than 50 companies solicited via the Military Sealift Command, Federal Business Opportunities and Navy Commerce Online websites, with five offers received.  The Military Sealift Command, headquartered in Norfolk, Virginia, is the contracting activity (N00033-14-C-3210).

Crowley Government Services Inc., Jacksonville, Florida, is being awarded a $50,256,525 modification for the fixed price portion of a previously awarded contract (N62387-15-C-3135) to exercise the second (of four) one-year option periods of this contract for the operation and maintenance of six government owned marine prepositioning force ships. The ships will continue to support Military Sealift Command worldwide prepositioning requirements. Work will be performed at sea worldwide, and is expected to be completed by Sept. 30, 2018.  Working capital funds (transportation) in the amount of $50,256,525 will be obligated at the time of award.  The contract funds do not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  This contract was competitively procured on a full and open basis with more than 50 companies solicited via the Military Sealift Command, Federal Business Opportunities and Navy Commerce Online websites, with seven offers received.  The Military Sealift Command, Norfolk, Virginia, is the contracting activity (N62387-15-C-3135).

Hornbeck Offshore Operators LLC, Covington, Louisiana, is being awarded a $29,655,520 modification for the fixed-price portion of a previously awarded firm-fixed-price contract (N62387-15-C-2507) to exercise a one-year option period for the operation and maintenance of our modified offshore-supply vessels identified as T-AGSEs serving as blocking vessels in support of the U.S. Navy.  The contract includes a 215-day base period, nine one-year option periods and one, 150-day option period.  Work for this option period will be performed at sea worldwide, and is expected to be completed by Sept, 30, 2018.  Working capital funds (Navy and transportation); and fiscal 2018 operations and maintenance contract funds in the amount of $29,655,520 are being obligated at the time of award.  The funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  This contract was issued on an other than full and open competition basis in accordance with Federal Acquisition Regulation 52,217-8.   Military Sealift Command, Norfolk, Virginia, is the contracting activity.

CORRECTION:  The contract awarded Sept. 28, 2017, to RQ Construction LLC, Carlsbad, California, for $59,530,000 (N62473-17-C-0830), should have stated the obligated funds that will expire as $3,784,296.  All other information in the announcement is correct.

DEFENSE HEALTH AGENCY

Kāpili Services LLC,* Orlando, Florida, will receive a $7,496,161 fixed-price contract award for providing end-user implementation (major upgrades) and sustainment training to the Department of Defense facility end-user on the following legacy applications:  Armed Forces Health Longitudinal Technology Application (AHLTA); Composite Health Care System (CHCS); Essentris; Health Artifact and Image Management Solution (HAIMS); Secure Messaging; Dragon Naturally Speaking; AsUType, Legacy (data) viewers (i.e. Joint Legacy Viewer, Virtual Lifetime Electronic Record); and emerging technology applications to the enterprise Health Information Technology (HIT) portfolio. The objective of this requirement is to instill competence, confidence, and satisfaction in the use and operation of Solution Delivery Division products and applications through customized training for users. Due to a large number of users, updated products, and complexity of those products, emphasis will be placed on training Essentris, AHLTA, Joint Legacy Viewer (JLV), and MHS Genesis.  Priority will be placed on any training needs identified at military treatment facilities deploying Military Health System Genesis and enhancing the use of legacy Electronic Health Record (EHR) products.  Implementation of the updated outpatient and inpatient EHR requires the reassessment and reconsideration of the method of instruction and training.  There has been some resistance by users to accept the EHR; the contractor must employ a proactive approach in meeting their training needs. This contract is an 8(a) sole-source award to a Native Hawaiian Organization (Kāpili Services LLC) using operations and maintenance funds in the amount of $7,496,161.  The award will be for a 12-month period of performance from Oct. 1, 2017, through Sept. 30, 2018.  The Defense Health Agency, Contracting Office – Health Information Technology (CO-HIT), Joint Base Ft. Sam Houston – San Antonio, Texas, is the contracting activity (HT0015‐17-C-0011).  (Awarded Sept. 28, 2017)

3M Co,, St. Paul, Minnesota, was awarded a firm-fixed-price contract for $7,265.157. This contract, N65236-15-C-1001, provides for the renewal of current maintenance and support for 3M Care Innovation (CI) licensed software product suite architected, developed and manufactured by 3M.  These services will include maintenance and support coverage on 3M CI software applications; CI Interface software; BEA Tuxedo software support; and Medcin Medicomp software data files and data support. These applications are used at medical treatment facilities across the Military Health System. 3M CI software provides database infrastructure, data standardization and normalization of data enterprise-wide. This contract provides for the use of Medcin by the Defense Health Agency, Solutions Delivery Division.  Fiscal 2018 operations and maintenance funds are obligated for this contract. The period of performance is Oct. 1, 2017 through Sept. 30, 2018. The contract was procured on a sole-source basis. The Contracting Office Health Information Technology, San Antonio, Texas, is the contracting activity.  (Awarded Sept. 28, 2017)

 

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