DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE CONTRACTS VALUED AT $7 MILLION AND ABOVE
Insight Public Sector Inc., Chantilly, Virginia, is being awarded an estimated $653,210,000 firm-fixed-price blanket purchase agreement (BPA) in accordance with the company’s General Services Administration (GSA) Federal Supply Schedule contract (GS-35F-0009U). This agreement will provide Microsoft brand-name software licenses, software assurance, and cloud offerings to the Department of the Navy (DON). The products will meet the following functional capabilities desktop software solutions, operating systems, server software, desktop sharing, virtualization, client access licenses, developer tools, management tools, mobility, utility, and software assurance. This BPA is issued under DON Enterprise Software Licensing (ESL) and the policy and guidelines established under the Department of Defense Enterprise Software Initiative (DoD ESI) in accordance with the Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement Section 208.74. DoD ESI streamlines the software licensing acquisition process and provides information technology products and selected services that are compliant with applicable DON technical standards. Under ESL, the DON leverages its aggregate buying power to establish enterprise agreements with information technology (IT) manufacturers and resellers for high demand, commercial off-the-shelf IT products and services. The ordering period will be for three years, from May 2018, through May 2021. No funds will be obligated at the time of award. Funds will be obligated as task orders are issued using primarily operations and maintenance (Navy) funds. This contract was competitively procured via publication on the GSA E-Buy web site with 895 vendors solicited, four offers received, and one selected for award. Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Pacific, San Diego, California, is the contracting activity (N66001-18-A-0006).
Raytheon Co., McKinney, Texas, is being awarded a $28,540,000 firm-fixed-price, definitive contract for the procurement of 20 common sensor payloads (CSP), consisting of one turret and one electronics unit in each system as well as data. The CSP is an electro-optical/infrared sensor (EO/IR) system for the Army’s MQ-1C Gray Eagle unmanned aircraft system. The primary mission of the EO/IR sensor system is to provide enhanced visual imagery to augment existing electronic sensors that will enhance low-visibility and night navigation, interception, observation and surveillance; insertion and extraction operations; combat search and rescue; identification; real-time situational awareness and threat warning; reconnaissance and surveillance as well as visit, board, search and seizure operations. Work will be performed in McKinney, Texas, and is expected to be completed by October 2019. Fiscal 2018 aircraft procurement (Army) funding in the amount of $28,540,000 will be obligated at time of award and will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured, in accordance with 10 U.S. Code 2304(c)(1), as implemented by Federal Acquisition Regulation 6.302-1 only one responsible source and no other supplies or services will satisfy agency requirements. The Naval Surface Warfare Center Crane Division, Crane, Indiana, is the contracting activity (N00164-18-C-JQ40).
TQM LLC, St. Charles, Missouri (W81XWH-14-D-0063); The Lighthouse For The Blind, St. Louis, Missouri (W81XWH-14-D-0064); and MSGI Corp., Tampa, Florida (W81XWH-14-D-0065), were awarded a $49,399,990 modification (P00004) for support the Army Medical Materiel Agency to supply complete medical, surgical, pharmaceutical, dental, laboratory, veterinary equipment and material sets for the Army medical units, nonmedical and medical support programs. Work locations and funding will be determined with each order, with an estimated completion date of May 4, 2019. U.S. Army Medical Research Acquisition Activity, Fort Detrick, Maryland, is the contracting activity.
PowerSecure Inc., Wake Forest, North Carolina, was awarded an $8,690,165 modification (P00011) to contract W912EP-18-C-0003 for repair and restoration of electric power grid in Puerto Rico. Work will be performed in San Juan, Puerto Rico, with an estimated completion date of May 18, 2018. Fiscal 2018 Federal Emergency Management Agency funds in the amount of $8,690,165 were obligated at the time of the award. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Jacksonville, Florida, is the contracting activity.
KWR Construction Inc.,* Sierra Vista, Arizona, was awarded an $8,501,597 firm-fixed-price contract for sewer collection system replacement at Luke Air Force Base, Arizona. Bids were solicited via the Internet with eight received. Work will be performed in Glendale, Arizona, with an estimated completion date of Oct. 28, 2019. Fiscal 2018 operations and maintenance (Army) funds in the amount of $8,501,597 were obligated at the time of the award. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Los Angeles, California, is the contracting activity (W912PL-18-C-0021).
DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY
The Original Footwear Co. LLC,* Morristown, Tennessee, has been awarded a maximum $34,190,669 firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for temperate weather combat boots. This was a competitive acquisition with two responses received. Maximum dollar amount is for the life of the contract. This is a one-year base contract with four one-year option periods. Location of performance is Tennessee, with a May 1, 2023, performance completion date. Using military service is Army. Type of appropriation fiscal 2018 through 2023 defense working capital funds. The contracting activity is the Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (SPE1C1-18-D-1051).
General Dynamics Land Systems, Sterling Heights, Michigan, has been awarded a $13,073,396 firm-fixed-price contract for display optoelectronics. This is a 20-month supply contract with one option period that was exercised at time of award. This was a sole-source acquisition using justification 10 U.S. Code. 2304 (c)(1), as stated in Federal Acquisition Regulation 6.302-1. Locations of performance are Michigan and Florida, with a Jan. 31, 2020, performance completion date. Using military service is Army. Type of appropriation is fiscal 2018 defense working capital funds. The contracting activity is the Defense Logistics Agency Land and Maritime, Warren, Michigan (SPRDL1-18-C-0101).
UPDATE: Polaris Sales Inc., Medina, Minnesota (SPE8EC-18-D-0016), has been added as an awardee to the multiple-award contract for commercial agricultural equipment, issued against solicitation SPE8EC-17-R-0007 announced on May 18, 2017.