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DoD Contracts: GSD&M Idea City LLC, LinQuest Corp., General Dynamics Electric Boat, DynCorp International LLC, Week of 3-12-18 to 3-16-18

Posted by Kathleen Smith

3/12

AIR FORCEDoD Contracts

GSD&M Idea City LLC, Austin, Texas, has been awarded a $741,000,000 cost-plus-fixed-fee, indefinite-delivery contract for Air Force Recruiting national advertising and event marketing.  This contract provides full-service advertising with all necessary management, supervision, labor, material, and equipment required to plan, create, design, produce, place, evaluate and measure the effectiveness of advertising and special events in support of Air Force active-duty recruiting at the national, regional and local markets.  Work will be performed in Austin, Texas, and is expected to be complete by Sept. 30, 2027.  This award is the result of a competitive acquisition and two offers were received.  The 338th Specialized Contracting Squadron, Joint Base San Antonio-Randolph, Texas, is the contracting activity (FA3002-18-D-0008).

LinQuest Corp., Colorado Springs, Colorado, has been awarded a $99,200,000 single-award, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for Joint Navigation Warfare Center (JNWC) services support. This contract provides for non-personal services support throughout the JNWC. Work will be performed at Kirtland Air Force Base, New Mexico, and is expected to be complete by Feb. 28, 2025. This award is the result of a competitive acquisition and two offers were received. Fiscal 2018 operations and maintenance funds in the amount of $670,450; and fiscal 2018 research and development funds in the amount of $291,420 are being obligated at the time of award. The 55th Contracting Squadron, Offutt Air Force Base, Nebraska, is the contracting activity (FA4600-18-D-0001).

NAVY

General Dynamics Electric Boat, Groton, Connecticut, is being awarded a $696,246,000 cost-plus-fixed-fee modification to previously awarded contract N00024-17-C-2100 for additional long lead time material associated with the fiscal 2019 Virginia-class submarines (SSNs 802 and 803); and the fiscal 2020 Virginia-class submarines (SSNs 804 and 805).  This contract provides long lead time material for steam and electric plant components; the main propulsion unit efforts and ship service turbine generator efforts; and miscellaneous hull, mechanical and electrical system components to support SSNs 802, 803, 804 and 805 ship construction commencing in fiscal 2019. Work will be performed in Sunnyvale, California (35 percent); Newport News, Virginia (5 percent); Quonset Point, Rhode Island (5 percent); Depew, New York (3 percent); Stoughton, Massachusetts (3 percent); Bethlehem, Pennsylvania (3 percent); Florence, New Jersey (3 percent); Windsor Locks, Connecticut (3 percent); Mount Vernon, Indiana (2 percent); Cajon, California (2 percent); Cheswick, Pennsylvania (2 percent); Arvada, Colorado (2 percent); Coatesville, Pennsylvania (2 percent); York, Pennsylvania (1 percent); Mossville, Illinois (1 percent); Spring Grove, Illinois (1 percent); Linden, New Jersey (1 percent); Jacksonville, Florida (1 percent); Tucson, Arizona (1 percent); Tacoma, Washington (1 percent); Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (1 percent); Charleston, South Carolina (1 percent); Orrville, Ohio (1 percent); Louisville, Kentucky (1 percent); Tempe, Arizona (1 percent); Westfield, Massachusetts (1 percent); Manassas, Virginia (1 percent); South El Monte, California (1 percent); Pewaukee, Wisconsin (1 percent); Loanhead, United Kingdom (1 percent); and other efforts performed at various sites throughout the U.S. (13 percent), and is expected to be completed by January 2019.  Fiscal 2018 shipbuilding and conversion (Navy) funding in the amount of $696,246,000 will be obligated at time of award and will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, District of Columbia, is the contracting activity.

Rick Aviation Inc.,* Newport News, Virginia, is being awarded a $27,538,501 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract (N00421-18-D-0018) for the procurement of Contracted Air Services (CAS).  The CAS program provides contractor owned and operated propeller aircraft to Department of the Navy fleet customers for a wide variety of airborne threat simulation capabilities to train shipboard and aircraft squadron weapon systems operators and aircrew.  This support is provided in a variety of venues, from basic “schoolhouse” air intercept control training to large multinational exercises or small, single unit training exercises, and traffic collision avoidance.  Work will be performed in various locations in and outside the continental U.S., and is expected to be completed in March 2023.  No funds will be obligated at time of award.  Funding will be obligated on individual task orders as they are issued.  This contract was competitively procured via a 100 percent Small Business set aside; three offers were received.   The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

ARMY

DynCorp International LLC, Fort Worth, Texas, has been awarded a $17,037,225 modification (P00180) to domestic and Foreign Military Sales (Egypt and Kuwait) contract W58RGZ-13-C-0040 for aviation field maintenance services in support of the U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command. Work will be performed in Germany, Honduras, and Kuwait, with an estimated completion date of Dec. 31, 2018. Fiscal 2016 and 2018 foreign military sales; and operations and maintenance Army funds in the combined amount of $17,037,225 were obligated at the time of the award. U.S. Army Contracting Command, Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, is the contracting activity.

Tribalco LLC,* Bethesda, Maryland, has been awarded a $7,676,567 modification (P00007) to contract W912DY-16-D-0021 for support and services to manage the complete life-cycle of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers radio communications mission. Work locations and funding will be determined with each order, with an estimated completion date of March 12, 2019. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Huntsville, Alabama, is the contracting activity.

MISSILE DEFENSE AGENCY

Lockheed Martin Corp., Rotary and Mission Systems Division, Moorestown, New Jersey, is being awarded an $8,457,694 modification (P00054) to previously awarded fixed-price incentive contract HQ0147-16-C-0011.  The modification brings the total cumulative face value of the contract to $695,874,878 from $687,417,184.  This modification provides for the production of additional front end electronics hardware towards meeting the radar’s objective capability as defined in the specification.  This also avoids post deployment retrofit integration costs. Work will be performed at the Lockheed Martin facility in Moorestown, New Jersey, as well as their subcontractors’ facilities at various locations, with an expected completion date of September 2020.  Missile Defense Agency fiscal 2018 research, development, test, and evaluation funds in the amount of $6,500,000 will be obligated at time of award.  The Missile Defense Agency, Huntsville, Alabama, is the contracting activity (HQ0147-16-C-0011).

* Small business

3/13

NAVY

Lockheed Martin Corp., Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Co., Fort Worth, Texas, is being awarded a $1,463,152,389 not-to-exceed modification to a previously awarded advance acquisition contract (N00019-17-C-0001) for long lead material and parts for low rate initial production (LRIP) of F-35 Lightning II air systems in support of the Air Force, Marine Corps, Navy, non-U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) participants; and foreign military sales (FMS) customers.  This modification provides for 145 Lot 13 aircraft for the Services, non-U.S. DoD participants and FMS customers; and 69 Lot 14 aircraft for the non-U.S. DoD participants and FMS customers.  Work will be performed in Fort Worth, Texas (30 percent); El Segundo, California (25 percent); Warton, United Kingdom (20 percent); Orlando, Florida (10 percent); Nashua, New Hampshire (5 percent); Nagoya, Japan (5 percent); and Baltimore, Maryland (5 percent), and is expected to be completed in December 2018.  Fiscal 2017 advanced procurement (Navy and Air Force); fiscal 2017 aircraft procurement (Marine Corps), non-U.S. DoD participant; and FMS funds in the amount of $1,463,152,389 will be obligated at time of award, none of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  This modification combines purchase for the Air Force ($346,801,667; 24 percent); the Marine Corps ($165,939,840; 11 percent); the Navy ($47,734,591; 3 percent); and the non-U.S. DoD participants ($636,890,291; 44 percent); and FMS customers ($265,786,000; 18 percent).  The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY

Equilon Enterprises doing business as Shell Oil Products U.S., Houston, Texas (SPE602-18-D-0466; $582,660,390); BP Products North America Inc., Chicago, Illinois (SPE602-18-D-0474; $170,715,973); Petromax Refining Co.,* Houston, Texas (SPE602-18-D-0465; $159,854,758); Phillips 66 Co., Houston, Texas (SPE602-18-0475; $117,455,484); Placid Refining Co.,* Port Allen, Louisiana (SPE602-18-D-0467; $101,487,613); Exxon Mobil Fuels Lubricants & Specialties Marketing Co., Spring, Texas (SPE602-18-D-0462; $90,861,894); Petromax LLC,* Houston, Texas (SPE602-18-D-0473; $70,641,295); Alon USA, Dallas, Texas (SPE602-18-D-0476; $59,227,202); Lazarus Energy Holdings, Houston, Texas (SPE602-18-D-0468; $57,226,029); Husky Marketing & Supply Co., Dublin, Ohio (SPE602-18-D-0470; $54,113,140); Wynnewood Energy Co., Sugarland, Texas (SPE602-18-D-0461; $49,167,112); Hunt Refining Co., Tuscaloosa, Alabama (SPE602-18-D-0469; $43,708,880); BP Products North America Inc., Chicago, Illinois (SPE602-18-D-0463; $38,541,159; Epic Aviation,* Salem, Oregon (SPE602-18-D-0464; $34,162,118); Hermes Consolidated LLC, doing business as Wyoming Refining Co.,* Newcastle, Wyoming (SPE602-18-D-0471; $31,695,646); Tesoro Refining and Marketing, San Antonio, Texas (SPE602-18-D-0477; $15,295,048); and Irving Oil Terminals Inc., Portsmouth, New Hampshire (SPE602-18-D-0472; $12,433,756), have each been awarded a fixed-price with economic-price-adjustment, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract under solicitation SPE600-17-R-0718 for various types of fuel. These were competitive acquisitions with 34 offers received. These are one-year contracts with a 30-day carryover. Locations of performance are Texas, Ohio, Alabama, Wyoming, Oregon, Illinois, New Hampshire and Louisiana, with a March 31, 2019, performance completion date. Using customer is Defense Logistics Agency Energy. Type of appropriation is fiscal 2018 defense working capital funds. The contracting activity is the Defense Logistics Agency Energy, Fort Belvoir, Virginia.

Capco LLC,* Grand Junction, Colorado, has been awarded a maximum $7,121,492 firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for carbine barrels. This is a five-year contract with no option periods. This was a competitive acquisition with three responses received. Location of performance is Colorado, with a March 13, 2023, performance completion date. Using military service is Army. Type of appropriation is fiscal 2018 through 2023 Army working capital funds. The contracting activity is the Defense Logistics Agency Land and Maritime, Warren, Michigan (SPRDL1-18-D-0052).

UPDATE: Pierce Manufacturing Inc., Appleton, Wisconsin (SPE8EC-18-D-0012), has been added as an awardee to a multiple-award contract for commercial fire and emergency vehicles, issued against solicitation SPE8EC-17-R-0006, which was announced April 19, 2017.

AIR FORCE

Space Coast Launch Services LLC, Patrick Air Force Base, Florida, has been awarded an $8,389,769 cost-plus-award-fee modification (P00272) to previously awarded contract FA2521‐05-C-0008 for launch operations support. This modification provides operations, maintenance and engineering support to critical launch, spacecraft and ordnance facilities and support systems owned by the 45th Space Wing.  This modification brings the total cumulative face value of the contract to $391,590,485.  Work will be performed at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida, and is expected to be complete by Sept. 30, 2018. Fiscal 2018 operations and maintenance funds in the amount of $8,389,769 are being obligated at the time of award. The 45th Contracting Squadron, Patrick Air Force Base, Florida, is the contracting activity.

ARMY

Oshkosh Defense LLC, Oshkosh, Wisconsin, was awarded a $7,917,550 modification (0027) to contract W56HZV-15-D-0031 for Family of Heavy Tactical Vehicles recapitalized Heavy Expanded Mobility Tactical Trucks M1977A4s. Work will be performed in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, with an estimated completion date of July 31, 2019. Fiscal 2018 other procurement (Army) funds in the amount of $7,917,550 were obligated at the time of the award. U.S. Army Contracting Command, Warren, Michigan, is the contracting activity.

* Small business

3/14

AIR FORCE

United Launch Services, Centennial, Colorado, has been awarded a $354,811,947 firm-fixed-price contract for launch services to deliver the AFSPC-8 and AFSPC-12 satellites to their intended orbit.  This contract provides launch vehicle production, mission integration/launch operations/spaceflight worthiness, mission unique activities, and mission unique options for the AFSPC-8 and AFSPC-12 missions.  Work will be performed in Centennial, Colorado; Decatur, Alabama; and Cape Canaveral, Florida, and is expected to be complete by June 2020; and March 2020, respectively.  This award is the result of a competitive acquisition and two offers were received.  Fiscal 2017 and 2018 space procurement; and fiscal 2018 research, development, test, and evaluation funding in the amount of $354,811,947 will be obligated at the time of award.  The Contracting Division, Launch Systems Enterprise Directorate, Space and Missile Systems Center, Los Angeles Air Force Base, California is the contracting activity (FA8811-18-C-0002).

Space Exploration Technologies Corp., Hawthorne, California, has been awarded a $290,594,130 firm-fixed-price contract for launch services to deliver the GPS III to its intended orbit.  This contract provides launch vehicle production, mission integration/launch operations/spaceflight worthiness and mission unique activities for a GPS III mission, with options for two additional GPS III launch services.  Work will be performed in Hawthorne, California; Cape Canaveral Air Force Space Station, Florida; and McGregor, Texas, and is expected to be complete by March 2020.  This award is the result of a competitive acquisition and two offers were received.  Fiscal 2017 and 2018 space procurement funding in the amount of $96,937,905 will be obligated at the time of award.  The Contracting Division, Launch Systems Enterprise Directorate, Space and Missile Systems Center, Los Angeles Air Force Base, California is the contracting activity (FA8811-18-C-0001).

ARMY

Kiewit Infrastructure West Co., Vancouver, Washington, has been awarded an $112,047,000 firm-fixed-price contract for construction of a fish passage facility at Mud Mountain Dam in Buckley, Washington. Bids were solicited via the Internet with five received. Work will be performed in Buckley, Washington, with an estimated completion date of Sept. 20, 2022. Fiscal 2018 general construction funds in the amount of $6,757,000 were obligated at the time of the award. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Seattle, Washington, is the contracting activity (W912DW-18-C-0011).

Michael Baker International Inc., Moon Township, Pennsylvania, has been awarded a $40,000,000 firm-fixed-price contract for design services to support the Transatlantic Middle East District Center of Standardization for non-permanent facilities. Bids were solicited via the Internet with four received. Work locations and funding will be determined with each order, with an estimated completion date of March 14, 2023. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Louisville, Kentucky, is the contracting activity (W912QR-18-D-0014).

NAVY

Orbital Sciences Corp., Chandler, Arizona, is being awarded a $67,579,333 firm-fixed-price, cost-plus-fixed-fee, cost contract to procure 24 full-rate production Lot 11 GQM-163A Coyote Supersonic Sea Skimming Target base vehicles and spares for the Navy; and the government of Qatar, as well as D6AC long lead steel for the government of Japan.  Work will be performed at Chandler, Arizona (50 percent); Camden, Arkansas (37 percent); Vergennes, Vermont (6 percent); Lancaster, Pennsylvania (5 percent); and Hollister, California (2 percent); and is expected to be completed in June 2021.  Fiscal 2016, 2017 and 2018 weapons procurement (Navy); and foreign military sales funds in the amount of $67,579,333 are being obligated at time of award, $222,035 of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  This contract combines purchases for the Navy ($67,461,135; 99.83 percent); the governments of Qatar ($97,597; 0.14 percent); and Japan ($20,601; 0.03 percent), under the Foreign Military Sales program.  This contract was not competitively procured pursuant to Federal Acquisition Regulation 6.302-1.  The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity (N00019-18-C-1047).

Drew Marine USA Inc., Whipany, New Jersey, is being awarded a $57,845,088 firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for chemicals, industrial gases, refrigerants, and firefighting foams to support Military Sealift Command vessels worldwide.  Work will be performed worldwide and is expected to be completed by March 12, 2023.  Fiscal 2018 operations and maintenance (Navy) funds in the amount of $256,628 will be obligated at time of award through the issuance of the initial delivery order.  Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  This contract was competitively procured via the Federal Business Opportunities website, with one offer received.  The U. S. Navy’s Military Sealift Command, Norfolk, Virginia, is the contracting activity (N3220518D7000).

Northrop Grumman Systems Corp., Bethpage, New York, is being awarded a $46,791,709 cost-plus-fixed-fee, cost-only modification to a previously awarded contract (N00024-17-C-6311) to exercise options for engineering, technical and sustainment services for littoral combat ship mission modules.  Work will be performed in Bethpage, New York (35 percent); San Diego, California (18 percent); Mayport, Florida (13 percent); Port Hueneme, California (11 percent); Pittsfield, Massachusetts (8 percent); Washington, District of Columbia (7 percent); Panama City, Florida (4 percent); and various locations at less than one percent each (4 percent), and is expected to be completed by March 2019.  Fiscal 2018 other procurement (Navy); fiscal 2018 research, development, test and evaluation (Navy); fiscal 2018 operation and maintenance (Navy); and fiscal 2014 shipbuilding and conversion (Navy) funding in the amount of $5,677,842 will be obligated at time of award, and funds in the amount of $800,000 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, District of Columbia, is the contracting activity.

URS Federal Services Inc. (an AECOM Co.), Germantown, Maryland, is being awarded a $33,735,531 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to provide responsive and real-time intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance support to U.S. Central Command, U.S. Naval Forces Central Command, and Commander Task Force 57 in forward deployed locations to support ongoing overseas contingency operations.  Work will be performed in Patuxent River, Maryland; and is expected to be completed in March 2021.  Fiscal 2018 operations and maintenance (Navy) funding in the amount of $7,250,000 will be obligated at time of award, all of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  This contract was not competitively procured pursuant to Federal Acquisition Regulation 6.302-1.  The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity (N00019-18-C-1038).

General Dynamics National Steel and Shipbuilding Co., Norfolk, Virginia, is being awarded a $15,253,370 firm-fixed-price contract modification to a previously awarded contract (N00024-18-C-4429) for the execution of USS Mesa Verde (LPD 19) docking phased maintenance availability.  This effort provides for repair of engine casualties as well as maintenance.  Work will be performed in Norfolk, Virginia, and is expected to be completed by May 2019.  Fiscal 2018 operation and maintenance (Navy) funding in the amount of $7,715,585 will be obligated at time of award and will expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, District of Columbia, is the contracting activity.

Lockheed Martin Rotary and Mission Systems, Manassas, Virginia, is being awarded a $9,526,424 cost-plus-incentive-fee, cost-only modification to a previously awarded contract (N00024-13-C-5225) to produce Technical Insertion-18 shore sites systems and provide incremental funding in support of  the continued development, integration and production of the Navy’s AN/SQQ-89A(V)15 Surface Ship Undersea Warfare System.  The AN/SQQ-89A(V)15 is the Surface Ship Undersea Warfare (USW) combat system with the capabilities to search, detect, classify, localize and track undersea contacts, and to engage and evade submarines, mine-like small objects and torpedo threats. The contract is for development, integration and production of future advanced capability build and technical insertion baselines of the AN/SQQ-89A(V)15 USW systems.  Work will be performed in Lemont Furnace, Pennsylvania (37 percent); Syracuse, New York (24 percent); Manassas, Virginia (17 percent); Clearwater, Florida (9 percent); Oswego, New York (5 percent); Hauppauge, New York (5 percent); and Tewksbury, Massachusetts (3 percent), and is expected to be completed by June, 2019. Fiscal 2013, 2015 and 2016 shipbuilding and conversion (Navy); fiscal 2017 and 2018 other procurement (Navy); and fiscal 2018 research, development, test and evaluation funding the amount of $9,526,424 will be obligated at time of award and will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, District of Columbia, is the contracting activity.

DEFENSE HUMAN RESOURCE ACTIVITY

Booz Allen Hamilton Inc., McLean, Virginia, has been awarded a $37,418,102 contract, contract number H9821018F0051, for the Defense Language and National Security Education Office (DLNSEO) National Language Service Corps (NLSC).  This contract provides for administering critical functions of the NLSC, a major activity of the National Security Education Program (NSEP). These functions include recruiting U.S. citizens to become members of the NLSC, collecting and retaining members’ information, providing information to government organizations that are NLSC partners or are interested in becoming partners, assisting in the process of member activation and proficiency certification, providing language acquisition services and other benefits to NLSC members, and ensuring compliance with privacy act regulations.  The work is expected to be complete by March 14, 2023. This contract does not involve foreign military sales. This award is the result of a competitive acquisition with one solicitation and two offers received.  Fiscal 2018, 0100, operations and maintenance funds in the amount of $7,086,565 are being obligated at the time of award. The Headquarters, Defense Human Resources Activity Contracting Directorate, Alexandria, Virginia, is the contracting activity. There is no known congressional interest pertaining to this acquisition.

DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY

Argonaut Solutions LLC, El Cajon, California, has been awarded a maximum $21,997,050 firm-fixed-price contract for above ground fuel storage tanks, associated components and services including management, operation, maintenance, product quality, surveillance, inventory control and accounting, security, safety, and environmental protection of the government-owned, contractor operated facilities. This is a four-year base contract with one four-year option period and an option to extend, not to exceed six months. This was a competitive acquisition with five offers received. Locations of performance are California and Arizona, with a March 31, 2022, performance completion date. Using customers are Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps and federal civilian agencies. Type of appropriation is fiscal 2018 defense working capital funds. The contracting activity is the Defense Logistics Agency Energy, Fort Belvoir, Virginia (SPE603-18-C-5011).

DEFENSE HEALTH AGENCY

Panamerica Computers Inc., Luray, Virginia, has been awarded a $9,326,449 firm fixed priced contract, HT0015-18-F-0036.  This contract provides information technology hardware for the Defense Health Agency (DHA).  This is a one-time purchase of 16,199 small form factor desktops which will support the DHA’s Windows 10 upgrade effort.  This contract award differs from a previous contract awarded on March 8, 2018, by type of computer requirement purchased, laptop vs desktop, for enterprise replacement and upgrade. The requirement was competed as a 100 percent HUBZone set-aside and nine contractors responded with quotes.  The requirement is funded with both fiscal 2016 and 2018; and fiscal 2017 and 2019 procurement funds.  The Contracting Office-Health Information Technology San Antonio, Texas, is the contracting activity (HT0015).

* Small business

3/15

ARMY

Lockheed Martin Corp., Orlando, Florida, was awarded a $3,531,926,800 firm-fixed-contract for Army training aids, devices, simulators and simulations, maintenance, sustainment, operations and support of instrumentation systems and live-fire ranges. Bids were solicited via the Internet with two received. Work locations and funding will be determined with each order, with an estimated completion date of April 30, 2025. U.S. Army Contracting Command, Orlando, Florida, is the contracting activity (W900KK-18-D-0018).

Raytheon Co., Andover, Massachusetts, was awarded a $150,431,534 hybrid (cost-plus-fixed-fee and firm-fixed-price); foreign military sales (Qatar) contract for staffing and training for Qatar depot operations for the Qatar Emiri Air Force Patriot Missile System. One bid was solicited with one bid received. Work will be performed in Doha, Qatar, with an estimated completion date of March 15, 2018. Fiscal 2018 foreign military sales funds in the amount of 150,431,534 were obligated at the time of the award. U.S. Army Contracting Command, Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, is the contracting activity (W31P4Q-18-C-0043).

Alloy Surfaces Co. Inc., Chester, Pennsylvania, was awarded a $12,925,902 modification (0004) to domestic and foreign military sales (Qatar, Tokeleau, Slovenia, and Servia) contract W15QKN-15-D-0053 to fabricate, test, inspect, package and deliver the M211 countermeasure decoy. Work will be performed in Chester, Pennsylvania, with an estimated completion date of Nov. 30, 2018. Fiscal 2016 and 2017 other procurement (Army); and foreign military sales funds in the combined amount of $12,925,902 were obligated at the time of the award. U.S. Army Contracting Command, New Jersey, is the contracting activity.

ECS Federal LLC, Fairfax, Virginia, was awarded a $9,529,017 modification (P00003) to contract W911QX-17-C-0045 to provide analysis of large structured and unstructured data sets in order to provide insight to the warfigher on the tactical edge using modern computational and algorithmic techniques through creation of a prototype environment with prototype technologies to uncover key insights with large data sets using robust ontologies created through data science partnership with the Department of Defense research laboratories and universities. Work will be performed in Fairfax, Virginia, with an estimated completion date of Sept. 28, 2019. Fiscal 2018 research, development, test and evaluation funds in the amount of $9,529,017 were obligated at the time of the award. U.S. Army Contracting Command, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

Stanley-Louis Berger-Urban Collaborative JV, Muscatine, Iowa, was awarded a $9,000,000 firm-fixed-price contract for master planning projects within the Great Lakes and Ohio River division mission boundaries. Bids were solicited via the Internet with 10 received. Work funding and locations will be determined with each order, with an estimated completion date of March 15, 2023. U.S. Corps of Engineers, Louisville, Kentucky, is the contracting activity (W912QR-18-D-0015).

NAVY

Lockheed Martin Corp., Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Co., Fort Worth, Texas, is being awarded a not-to-exceed $481,954,000 for firm-fixed-price, cost-plus-fixed fee delivery order 0584 against a previously issued basic ordering agreement (N00019-14-G-0020).  This order provides for the procurement of initial air vehicle spares in support of the F-35 Lightning II for the Air Force, Marine Corps, Navy; non-U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) participants, and foreign military sales (FMS) customers.  Work will be performed in Fort Worth, Texas (24.4 percent); El Segundo, California (9.1 percent); Owego, New York (8.6 percent); Samlesbury, United Kingdom (7.2 percent); Cheltenham, United Kingdom (6.2 percent); Nashua, New Hampshire (5.8 percent); Torrance, California (5.5 percent); Orlando, Florida (4.9 percent); Cedar Rapids, Iowa (3.7 percent); San Diego, California (3.6 percent); Phoenix, Arizona (3.1 percent); Melbourne, Florida (3.1 percent); Irvine, California (2.5 percent); North Amityville, New York (2.4 percent); Windsor Locks, Connecticut (2.2 percent); Baltimore, Maryland (2.2 percent); Papendrect, Netherlands (1.9 percent); Rolling Meadows, Illinois (1.8 percent); and Alpharetta, Georgia (1.8 percent).  Work is expected to be completed in June 2022.  Fiscal 2018 aircraft procurement (Air Force, Marine Corps, and Navy); non-U.S. DoD participant; and FMS funds in the amount of $481,954,000 are being obligated on this award, none of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  This order combines purchases for the Air Force ($163,472,564; 33.92 percent); Marine Corps ($64,737,655; 13.43 percent); Navy ($45,543,621; 9.45 percent); non-U.S. DoD participants ($142,554,368; 29.58 percent); and FMS customers ($65,645,792; 13.62 percent).  The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

United Technologies Corp., Pratt & Whitney Military Engines, East Hartford, Connecticut, is being awarded $21,631,613 for firm-fixed-price-incentive-fee, cost-plus-fixed-fee task order N00019-18-F-2412 against a previously issued basic ordering agreement (N00019-17-G-0005).  This task order provides for non-recurring engineering for early identification, development, and qualification of corrections to potential and actual operational issues, including safety and reliability and maintainability problems identified through fleet usage, Accelerated Mission Testing, and Lead-the-Fleet programs.  This task order will also provide support for continued engine maturation, evaluation of component life limits based on operational experience, operational readiness improvements, and efforts to reduce maintenance and of life cycle support costs for the Air Force, Navy, non-U.S. Department of Defense (non- U.S.DoD) participants, and foreign military sales (FMS) customers in support of the F-35 Lightning II, F135 Propulsion System Component Improvement program.  Work will be performed in East Hartford, Connecticut (65 percent); and Indianapolis, Indiana (35 percent), and is expected to be completed in March 2020.  Fiscal 2017 research, development, test and evaluation (Air Force and Navy); non-U.S. DoD participant; and FMS funds in the amount of $21,631,613 are being obligated at time of award, $12,872,653 of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  This order combines purchases for the Navy ($9,872,653; 45.6 percent); Air Force ($3,000,000; 13.9 percent); non-U.S. DoD participants ($4,927,687; 22.8 percent); and FMS ($3,831,273; 17.7 percent), under the Foreign Military Sales program.  The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

Black Hills Ammunition Inc.,* Rapid City, South Dakota, is being awarded a $20,530,600 firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for production of 5.56mm reduced-ricochet limited-penetration ammunition in support of Special Operations forces.  Work will be performed in Rapid City, South Dakota, and is expected to be completed by September 2028. Fiscal 2018 defense-wide procurement funding in the amount of $1,700,000 will be obligated at time of award and will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured via the Federal Business Opportunities website, with two offers received. The Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane Division, Crane, Indiana, is the contracting activity (N00164-18-D-JN54).

Alion Science and Technology Corp., McLean, Virginia, is being awarded a $13,549,993 cost-plus-fixed-fee, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for development, integration, testing and evaluation of prototype systems for existing or emerging unmanned vehicles, unmanned weapons and unmanned weapons control systems related to mine warfare, amphibious warfare, surface warfare, diving and life support, coastal and underwater intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance, and other missions in the littoral and riverine environments.  This contract includes options which, if exercised, would bring the cumulative value of this contract to $72,974,234.  Work performance locations will be determined with each order and will be completed by March 2023.  Fiscal 2018 Navy working capital funding in the amount of $10,000 will be obligated at time of award and will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  This contract was competitively procured via the Federal Business Opportunities website, with one offer received.  The Naval Surface Warfare Center Panama City Division, Panama City, Florida, is the contracting activity (N61331-18-D-0007).

Cabrillo Enterprises doing business as R.W. Little,* National City, California (N55236-16-D-0005); South Bay Sand Blasting and Tank Cleaning Inc.,* San Diego, California (N55236-16-D-0006); and Surface Technologies Corp.,* Atlantic Beach, Florida (N55236-16-D-0007), are each being awarded contract modifications of $10,000,000 under a previously awarded indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, multiple-award contracts to exercise option year two for deck covering removal and non-skid installation services on board Navy ships.  Each contractor shall provide all management, administrative services, materials, tools, equipment, labor, rigging, scaffolding, utilities (i.e. air, water and electricity, etc.) and required services/support to accomplish deck covering removal and non-skid installation on board Navy ships within a 50-mile radius of San Diego.  Work will be performed in San Diego, California, and is expected to be completed by April 2018.  No funding is being obligated at time of award.  The Southwest Regional Maintenance Center, San Diego, California, is the contracting activity.

AIR FORCE

The Aerospace Corp., El Segundo, California, has been awarded a $26,427,243 modification (P00091) to previously awarded contract FA8802-14-C-0001 for Federally Funded Research and Development Center support.  This modification brings the total cumulative face value of the contract to $4,300,000,000.  Work will be performed in El Segundo, California, and is expected to be complete by Sept. 30, 2018.  Space and Missile Systems Center, Los Angeles Air Force Base, California, is the contracting activity.

Med-Eng LLC, Ogdensburg, New York, has been awarded a $15,000,000 firm-fixed-price indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for explosive ordnance disposal bomb suits.  This contract provides for the delivery of a full bomb suit ensemble and associated accessories.  Work will be performed at Hill Air Force Base, Utah, and is expected to be complete by March 2023. This award is the result of a competitive acquisition and one offer was received.  Fiscal 2018 operations and maintenance funds in the amount of $384,800 are being obligated at the time of award.  The 772nd Enterprise Sourcing Squadron, Tyndall Air Force Base, Florida, is the contracting activity (FA8051-18-D-0001).

DEFENSE HEALTH AGENCY

Cherokee Nation Technologies LLC, a native tribe, doing business as CNT, Catoosa, Oklahoma, is being awarded a $55,067,430 firm-fixed-price order, HT0011-18-F-0022.  This order provides services to assist the Assistant Secretary of Defense (Health Affairs), the Defense Health Agency’s (DHA) Healthcare Operations Directorate Public Health Division Armed Forces Health Surveillance Branch in its mission to conduct comprehensive health surveillance efforts for the Department of Defense (DoD). The scope of this award is to maintain established infrastructure and capabilities; respond to inquiries from the DoD medical and health authorities; assist in analyzing, interpreting, and disseminating information regarding the status, trends, and determinants of the health and fitness of Armed Forces and other DoD approved target populations; and enable DoD health surveillance activities to strengthen its global infectious disease reduction efforts through: centralized coordination, improved preventive health programs and epidemiological capabilities, and enhanced involvement with DoD overseas laboratories. CNT will provide on-site scientific, professional, and technical service support, including epidemiology and analysis support, global emerging infections surveillance support; integrated biosurveillance support; Army satellite support; and, Air Force mortality registry support. Work will be performed at the primary location in Silver Spring, Maryland, with some personnel will be located at DHA satellites at Aberdeen, Maryland; and Dayton, Ohio.  The estimated completion date is March 2023.  The period of performance is one year plus four option periods of one year each with an additional option to extend services up to six months under Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) 52.217-8 – extension of services.  The award was made on a competitive basis to CNT. This contract was competitively solicited via the General Services Administration (GSA) One Acquisition Solution for Integrated Services Small Business Pool 1 as authorized by FAR 16.505 — ordering, with three quotations received in response to solicitation HT0011-18-R-0008.  Funds in the amount of $9,866,790 are obligated on this award. The type of appropriations are fiscal 2018 operations and maintenance.. The Defense Health Agency, Falls Church, Virginia, is the contracting activity.

DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY

New Balance Athletics Inc., Boston, Massachusetts, has been awarded a maximum $17,325,438 firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for athletic shoes. This was a competitive acquisition with six responses received. This is an 18-month base contract with one 18-month option period. Maximum dollar amount is for the life of the contract. Locations of performance are Maine and Massachusetts, with a March 14, 2021, performance completion date. Using customers are Army, Air Force, Navy, Marine Corps and Coast Guard. Type of appropriation is fiscal 2018 through 2021 defense working capital funds. The contracting activity is the Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (SPE1C1-18-D-1041).

Crowley Fuels LLC, Anchorage, Alaska, has been awarded a maximum $16,928,730 firm-fixed-price contract for alongside aircraft refueling services. This is a four-year base contract with one five-year option period. This was a competitive acquisition with five offers received. Locations of performance are Alaska and Cuba, with a Sept. 30, 2022, performance completion date. Using military service is Navy. Type of appropriation is fiscal 2018 defense working capital funds. The contracting activity is the Defense Logistics Agency Energy, Fort Belvoir, Virginia (SPE603-18-C-5010).

General Dynamics Land Systems, Sterling Heights, Michigan, has been awarded an $11,509,892 firm-fixed-price contract for fire control computers. This is a one-year base contract with a one-year option period that was exercised at time of award. This was a sole source acquisition using justification 10 U.S. Code 2304 (c)(1). Locations of performance are Michigan and Florida, with a Dec. 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-0014).

DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE EDUCATION ACTIVITY

Benchmark Education Co. LLC, New Rochelle, New York, is being awarded a $16,670,720 firm-fixed-price, requirements contract under solicitation HE125417R0009 for the grades K-5 literacy curriculum resources for the military dependent students attending Department of Defense Education Activity schools.  The contract number is HE125418D0001.  This was a competitive acquisition posted on Federal Business Opportunities website with seven offers received. This contract is for a base period of five years, followed by up to five one-year option periods. The initial base year ordering period is March 7, 2018, through February 28, 2023.  Type of appropriation is fiscal 2018 operations and maintenance funds, which will be used to place delivery orders against this requirements contract for fiscal 2018 and 2019 school year. The contracting activity is the Department of Defense Education Activity Alexandria, Virginia.

DEFENSE ADVANCED RESEARCH PROJECTS AGENCY

AeroVironment Inc.,* Monrovia, California, was awarded a cost contract with a not-to-exceed value of $8,838,546 for a Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency research project. Work will be performed in Monrovia, California. Fiscal 2018 research, development, test, and evaluation funds in the amount of $2,000,000 are being obligated at time of award. This contract was a sole-source acquisition. The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, Arlington, Virginia, is the contracting activity (HR0011-18-C-0093).

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AIR FORCE

Raytheon Co., Intelligence, Information and Services, Colorado Springs, Colorado, has been awarded a $511,000,000 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for the Cobra Dane radar.  This contract provides the tasks required to operate, maintain, and sustain the Cobra Dane radar.  Work will primarily be performed at Eareckson Air Station, Shemya, Alaska, and is expected to be complete by March 2025.  This award is a result of a competitive acquisition and three offers were received.  No funds are being obligated at the time of award.  Air Force Life Cycle Management, Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado, is the contracting activity (FA8723-18-D-0003).

Lockheed Martin Corp., Space Systems Company, Sunnyvale, California, has been awarded an $8,130,920 modification (P00054) to previously awarded contract FA8823-15-C-0001 for services required to support operations and sustainment for Advanced Extremely High Frequency, Milstar, and Defense Satellite Communications System III. The modification provides for a technical refresh of the Advanced Extremely High Frequency Tactical-Mission Planning Subsystem platform. This modification brings the total cumulative face value of the contract to $775,496,626.  Work will be performed at Sunnyvale, California; Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado; and Schriever Air Force Base, Colorado. Work is expected to be complete by Nov. 30, 2019. Fiscal 2018 operations and maintenance funds in the amount of $6,150,116 will be obligated at the time of award. Military Satellite Communication Systems Directorate, Space and Missile Systems Center, Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado, is the contracting activity.

CORRECTION: The contract announced on March, 14, 2018, to United Launch Services, Centennial, Colorado (FA8811-18-C-0002) for $354,811,947 was announced with an incorrect amount.  The correct dollar amount is $351,839,510.  All other contract information is correct.

ARMY

Meggitt Training Systems Inc., Suwanee, Georgia (W56HZV-18-D-0001); Saab Defense and Security USA LLC, Orlando, Florida (W56HZV-18-D-0002); Strategic Systems Inc.,* Decatur, Alabama (W56HZV-18-D-0003); Sius Target Systems USA Inc.,* Irmo, California (W56HZV-18-D-0004); and Theissen Training Systems Inc.,* Chiefland, Florida (W56HZV-18-D-0005); will share in a $125,000,000 firm-fixed-price contract for the Army Targetry Systems program. Bids were solicited via the Internet with five received. Work locations and funding will be determined with each order, with an estimated completion date of March 15, 2023. U.S. Army Contracting Command, Warren, Michigan, is the contracting activity.

Oshkosh Defense LLC, Oshkosh, Wisconsin, has been awarded a $15,394,185 firm-fixed-price foreign military sales (Qatar and Kuwait) contract to procure M985A4 guided missile transporters with cranes, M985A4 Heavy Expanded Mobility Tactical Truck (HEMTT), Multiple-Launch Rocket System resupply trucks, M984A4 HEMTT wreckers, M983A4 HEMTT tractors and associated outside the continental U.S. training. One bid was solicited with one bid received. Work will be performed in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, with an estimated completion date of May 31, 2019. Fiscal 2010 foreign military sales funds in the amount of $15,394,185 were obligated at the time of the award. U.S. Army Contracting Command, Warren, Michigan, is the contracting activity (W56HZV-18-C-0033).

AeroVironment Inc.,* Simi Valley, California, has been awarded a $9,098,295 firm-fixed-price foreign military sales (Egypt) contract for RQ-20B Puma AE II M3/M4 systems and support. One bid was solicited with one bid received. Work will be performed in Monrovia, California, with an estimated completion date of Sept. 16, 2020. Fiscal 2018 operations and maintenance (Army) funds in the amount of $9,098,295 were obligated at the time of the award. U.S. Army Contracting Command, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland, is the contracting activity (W911QY-18-C-0102).

NAVY

Gulf Island Shipyards LLC,* Houma, Louisiana, is being awarded a $63,560,942 firm-fixed-price and fixed-price with economic price adjustment contract for the detail design and construction of the Towing, Salvage and Rescue Ship (T-ATS).  This contract includes options for seven additional vessels which, if exercised, would bring the cumulative value of this contract to $522,701,092. Work will be performed in Houma, Louisiana (92 percent); Hampton, Virginia (5 percent); Stord, Norway (2 percent); and New Orleans, Louisiana (1 percent), and is expected to be completed by September 2020.  Fiscal 2016 shipbuilding and conversion (Navy) funding in the amount of $63,560,942 will be obligated at time of award and will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  This contract was competitively procured via the Federal Business Opportunities website, with five offers received.  The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, District of Columbia, is the contracting activity (N00024-18-C-2207).

Vigor Marine LLC, Portland, Oregon, is being awarded a $35,000,000 firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite quantity contract to prepare for and accomplish repair and alteration requirements in support of upcoming dry-docking selected restricted availabilities (DSRA) for DDG 51-class destroyers.  This contract will support the dry-docking and facility support requirements for a DSRA and includes dry-docking support, office spaces, warehousing, lay-down, security, crane support, utilities, galley services and other ship’s force support.  Work will be performed in Seattle, Washington, and is expected to be completed by September 2020.  Fiscal 2018 operation and maintenance (Navy) funding in the amount of $318 will be obligated at time of award and will 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) (only one responsible source and no other supplies or services will satisfy agency requirements).  The Puget Sound Naval Shipyard and Intermediate Maintenance Facility, Bremerton, Washington, is the contracting activity (N4523A-18-D-0550).

Huntington Ingalls Inc., Pascagoula, Mississippi, is being awarded a $9,999,010 cost-plus-award fee contract modification to a previously awarded contract (N00024-12-C-4323) to provide level of effort funding for CG modernization program design services.  The contract is for planning yard services for CG-47 class cruisers.  Huntington Ingalls provides necessary engineering, technical, planning, ship configuration, data, and logistics efforts for CG-47 class cruisers for lifetime support of both maintenance and modernization.  Work will be performed in Pascagoula, Mississippi, and is expected to be completed by September 2018.  Fiscal 2018 operations and maintenance (Navy) funding in the amount of $9,999,010 will be obligated at time of award and will expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  The Supervisor of Shipbuilding, Conversion, and Repair, Gulf Coast, Pascagoula, Mississippi, is the contracting activity.

Bell Helicopter Textron Inc., Fort Worth, Texas, is being awarded a $9,852,575 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for the procurement of up to three Bell 407 variant commercial airframes, associated Bell 407 unique components, and preservation and storage in the support of the MQ-8 Fire Scout.  Work will be performed in Ozark, Alabama, and is expected to be completed in December 2020.  No funds will be obligated at time of award.  Funds will be obligated on individual delivery orders as they are issued.  This contract was not competitively procured pursuant to FAR.302-1.  The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity (N00019-18-D-0119).

Detyens Shipyards Inc., North Charleston, South Carolina, is being awarded a $9,125,537 firm-fixed-price contract for a 42-calendar day shipyard availability for the mid-term availability of USNS John Lenthall (T-AO 189).  Work will include JP-5 contaminate tank painting, diesel fuel marine contaminate tank painting, king post cracking repair stations 4&6, starboard main engine 12K overhaul, main switch board circuit breaker repair, thermograph and switch board and motor control cleaning repair, wire way collar repacking, evaporator replacement, walk in freezer box installation replacement, Gaylord hot water tank install, smoke stack indicating system, life boat davit inspection and testing, life boat inspection and testing, rescue boat inspection and testing, and rescue boat davit inspection and testing.  The contract includes options which, if exercised, would bring the total contract value to $9,695,190.  Work will be performed in Charleston, South Carolina, and work is expected to be completed by June 19, 2018.  Fiscal 2018 operation and maintenance (Navy) funds in the amount of $9,125,537 are being obligated at the time of award.  Funds will expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  This contract was competitively procured, with proposals solicited via the Federal Business Opportunities website, with one offer received.  The U.S. Navy’s Military Sealift Command, Norfolk, Virginia, is the contracting activity (N3220518C4006).

DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY

Vocollect Inc., Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, has been awarded a maximum $33,000,000 firm-fixed-price contract, with a cost reimbursement line for travel, for a voice pick system. This was a competitive acquisition with two responses received. This is a five-year contract with no option periods. The location of performance is Pennsylvania, with a March 15, 2023, performance completion date. Using customer is Defense Logistics Agency. Type of appropriation is fiscal 2018 through 2023 defense working capital funds. The contracting activity is the Defense Logistics Agency Distribution, New Cumberland, Pennsylvania (SP3300-18-D-5005).

The Original Footwear Co., Arecibo, Puerto Rico, has been awarded a maximum $18,325,895 firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for hot-weather steel toe boots. This was a competitive acquisition with four offers received. This is a one-year base contract with four one-year option periods. Maximum dollar amount is for the life of the contract. Locations of performance are Tennessee, Mississippi, Maine and Puerto Rico, with a March 16, 2023, performance completion date. Using military services are Army and Navy. Type of appropriation is fiscal 2018 through 2023 defense working capital funds. The contracting activity is the Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (SPE1C1-18-D-1042).

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