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DoD Contracts: Electric Boat Corporation Wins $520M Virginia-Class Submarine Contract
Electric Boat Corp., Groton, Conn., is being awarded a $520,000,000 undefined contract action under existing contract for additional long lead time material associated with the two fiscal 2015 Virginia-class submarines (SSN 794 and SSN 795) and the two fiscal 2016 Virginia-class submarines (SSN 796 and SSN 797). This contract modification provides additional long lead time material for steam and electric plant components, the main propulsion unit efforts and ship service turbine generator efforts, steel and miscellaneous hull, mechanical and electrical system components. Work is expected to be complete by January 2015. Fiscal 2014 shipbuilding and conversion, Navy funds in the amount of $283,711,000 will be obligated at the time of the award. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was a sole source in accordance with 10 U.S.C. 2304(c)(1) – only one responsible source and no other supplies or services will satisfy agency requirements. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity.
The Boeing Co., Seattle, Wash., was awarded a $21,697,098 modification to a previously awarded firm-fixed-price contract to exercise an option for instructional system design courseware and training support for the P-8A program. Work will be performed in St. Louis, Mo., and is expected to be completed in December 2016. Fiscal 2014 aircraft procurement, Navy funds in the amount of $21,697,098 are being obligated at the time of award, none of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity.
KS International LLC, has been awarded a $623,300,000 firm-fixed-price, undefined contract action for Iraq base operating support, base life support, and security services at Balad Air Base, Iraq. Work will be performed at Balad Air Base, Iraq, and is expected to be completed by January 2017. This award is the result of a sole-source acquisition. This requirement is 100 percent foreign military sales for the government of Iraq. Air Force Life Cycle Management Center/WWMK, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (FA8615-14-C-6020).
DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY
Sagent Pharmaceuticals Inc.*, Schaumburg, Ill., has been awarded a maximum $28,407,510 modification exercising the second option year on a one-year base contract with seven one-year option periods for various pharmaceutical products. This is a firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract. Location of performance Illinois with a Feb. 7, 2015 performance completion date. Using military services are Army, Navy, Air Force, and Marine Corps. Type of appropriation is fiscal 2014 warstopper funds. The contracting activity is the Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support, Philadelphia, Pa.
Imperial Flying Service Inc.*, Imperial, Calif., has been awarded a maximum $15,613,492 fixed-price with economic-price-adjustment contract for jet fuel. This contract is a competitive acquisition and one offer was received. Location of performance is California with a March 31, 2018 performance completion date. Using military services are Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, and federal civilian agencies. Type of appropriation is fiscal 2014 through fiscal 2018 defense working capital funds. The contracting activity is the Defense Logistics Agency Energy, Fort Belvoir, Va.
Denisply Caulk, Milford, Del., has been awarded a maximum $13,098,664 modification (P00011) exercising the fourth option year on a 16-month base contract with three one-year option periods and one eight-month option period for distribution of a wide range of general dental supplies. This is a fixed-price with economic-price-adjustment, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract. Location of performance Delaware with an Oct. 11, 2014 performance completion date. Using military services are Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, and federal civilian agencies. Type of appropriation is fiscal 2014 defense working capital funds. The contracting activity is the Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support, Philadelphia, Pa.
Booz Allen Hamilton, McLean, Va.; Dynamics Research Corp., Andover, Mass.; D&S Consultants Inc., Eatontown, N.J.; EOIR Technologies Inc., Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md.; SAIC, McLean, Va. were awarded a $9,990,000 firm-fixed-price contract for support to the Systems Engineering Directorate, Picatinny Arsenal, for the research and development of engineering integration systems. Funding and work location will be determined with each order. Estimated completion date is Feb. 3, 2017. Bids were solicited via the Internet with six received. Army Contracting Command, Picatinny Arsenal, N.J., is the contracting activity.