Defense contracts valued at $7 million and above
Bear Brothers Inc.,* Montgomery, Alabama, was awarded a $36,758,150 firm-fixed-price contract to construct a flight simulator facility and a base supply complex. Bids were solicited via the internet with four received. Work will be performed in Montgomery, Alabama, with an estimated completion date of June 6, 2024. Fiscal 2021 military construction, defense-wide funds in the amount of $36,758,150 were obligated at the time of the award. U.S. Property and Fiscal Office, Alabama, is the contracting activity (W50S6N-22-C-0001).
SourceAmerica, Vienna, Virginia, was awarded a $9,099,930 firm-fixed-price contract for cold weather canteens. Bids were solicited via the internet with one received. Work will be performed in Vienna, Virginia, with an estimated completion date of Nov. 30, 2023. Fiscal 2022 operation and maintenance, Army funds in the amount of $9,099,930 were obligated at the time of the award. U.S. Army Contracting Command, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland, is the contracting activity (W911QY-22-C-0036).
Reyes Construction Inc., Pomona, California, is awarded a $24,926,000 firm-fixed-price task order (N6247322F4796) for construction of a high explosive magazine at Naval Base Ventura County, California. The work to be performed provides for the construction of a missile magazine with shotcrete cover. Pavement and landscaping, along with site improvements of access road, electrical power, lighting, and lightning protection are included. The maximum dollar value is $24,926,000. Work will be performed in Ventura County, California, and is expected to be completed by January 2024. Fiscal 2018 and 2019 operation and maintenance (Navy) contract funds in the amount of $24,926,000 will be obligated at time of award. Fiscal 2018 operation and maintenance (Navy) contract funds in the amount of $11,504,257 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. Fiscal 2019 operation and maintenance (Navy) contract funds in the amount of $13,421,743 will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured via the Procurement Integrated Enterprise Environment website, with two offers received. The Naval Facilities Engineering Systems Command, Southwest, San Diego, California, is the contracting activity (N62743-18-D-5862).
Raytheon Technologies Corp., Pratt and Whitney Military Engines, East Hartford, Connecticut, is awarded a $14,895,376 modification (P00006) to a previously awarded, cost-plus-incentive-fee contract (N0001921C0068). This modification adds scope to provide for the planning, implementation, management, and reporting of sustainment affordability in support of initiatives that reduce future F-35 propulsion sustainment cost for the F-35 Joint Program Office. Work will be performed in East Hartford, Connecticut (61%); and Oklahoma City, Oklahoma (39%), and is expected to be completed in September 2024. Non-Department of Defense participant funds in the amount of $14,895,376 will be obligated at time of award, none of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.
Hornbeck Offshore Operators LLC, Covington, Louisiana, was awarded an $8,766,200 firm-fixed-price contract (N3220522C3102) for the operation and crewing of one Jones Act-qualified, U.S.-flagged vessel to support the Navy’s submarine fleet operational and rescue requirements. This contract includes one 182-day base period, one 182-day option period, and one 120-day option period, which, if exercised, would bring the cumulative value of this contract to $19,336,200. The vessel, HOS Rosebud, will provide support for Navy operations in the Atlantic Ocean. Working capital funds (Transportation) in the amount of $8,766,200 are obligated for fiscal 2022, and will expire at the end of the fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured with proposals solicited via the System for Award Management website, and one offer was received. The Navy’s Military Sealift Command, Norfolk, Virginia, is the contracting activity (N3220522C3102). (Awarded July 20, 2022)
DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY
Gulf Coast Electric Cooperative Inc., Wewahitchka, Florida, has been awarded a $23,993,048 modification (P00137) to a 50-year contract (SP0600-10-C-8253) with no option periods for the electric and water utility systems at Tyndall Air Force Base, Florida. This modification establishes an annual inflationary adjustment to the contract’s electric and water utility service charges, provides equitable adjustments to reflect changes to the electric and water asset inventory, and incorporates the hourly inspection charge rate increase as approved by the Government. This is a firm-fixed-price with economic-price-adjustment contract. The performance completion date is May 31, 2061. Using military service is Air Force. Type of appropriation is fiscal 2010 through 2061 Air Force operations and maintenance funds. The contracting activity is the Defense Logistics Agency Energy, Fort Belvoir, Virginia.
General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc., Poway, California, has been awarded a not-to-exceed $16,264,357, cost-plus-fixed-fee, undefinitized contract for the Spanish Air Force. This contract provides sustainment support of MQ-9A and Mission Ground Control Station (MCGS) to the Spanish Air Force, to include launch and recovery aircrew, field service representatives, transportation and depot repair/return. Work will be performed in an international location, and is expected to be completed March 31, 2025. This award is the result of a sole-source acquisition and involves 100% Foreign Military Sales to the government of Spain. Foreign Military Sales funds in the amount of $6,545,647 will be obligated at the time of award. Air Force Life Cycle Management Center, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (FA8689-22-C-2019).
DEFENSE ADVANCED RESEARCH PROJECTS AGENCY
The Boeing Co., Huntington Beach, California, has been awarded an $8,515,578 modification to cost-plus-fixed-fee contract HR001121C0149 for Option 3 of the Hunter Phase 2 program. The modification brings the total cumulative face value of the contract to $36,834,760. Work will be performed in Huntington Beach, California, with an estimated completion date of March 2023. Fiscal 2021 research and development funds in the amount of $4,474,453 are being obligated at the time of award. The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, Arlington, Virginia, is the contracting activity.