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DoD Contracts: Lockheed Martin Corp. Awarded $698M for Support of Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter
Lockheed Martin Corp., Fort Worth, Texas, is being awarded a $698,032,385 fixed-price-incentive, firm target, advanced acquisition contract to procure long lead parts, materials and components in support of 57 Low Rate Initial Production Lot IX F-35 Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) aircraft, including: 26 F-35A Conventional Takeoff and Landing (CTOL) aircraft for the Air Force; six F-35B Short Takeoff Vertical Landing (STOVL) aircraft for the Marine Corps; two F-35C Carrier Variant aircraft for the Navy; six F-35A CTOL aircraft for the government of Norway; one F-35A CTOL for the government of Italy; seven F-35A CTOL aircraft for the government of Israel; two CTOL aircraft for the government of Japan; six F-35B STOVL for the United Kingdom, and one F-35B STOVL aircraft for the government of Italy. Work will be performed in Fort Worth, Texas, and is expected to be completed in May 2015. Fiscal 2014 aircraft procurement, Air Force, Marine Corps, Navy funds and international partner funds in the amount of $698,032,384 are being obligated on this award, none of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured pursuant to 10 U.S.C. 2304(c)(1). The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity (N00019-14-C-0002).
Lockheed Martin Mission Systems and Training, Moorestown, N.J., is being awarded a $93,049,896 modification to previously awarded contract (N00024-14-C-5114) to exercise options for production of Aegis Ashore Missile Defense System (AAMDS) in Poland and to provide multi-year procurement funding for Aegis Weapon System (AWS) MK 7 equipment sets. Work will be performed in Moorestown, N.J. (85.5 percent), Clearwater, Fla. (13.1 percent), and Akron, Ohio (1.4 percent), and is expected to be completed by September 2021. Fiscal 2014 defense wide procurement and fiscal 2013 shipbuilding and conversion, Navy contract funds in the amount of $93,049,896 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, D.C., is the contracting activity.
Sikorsky Aircraft Corp., Stratford, Conn., is being awarded a $21,624,392 modification to a previously awarded indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract (N00019-07-D-0004) to exercise an option for special progressive aircraft rework for one VH-3D and two
VH-60N presidential helicopters, including two months of field level support. Work will be performed in Stratford, Conn. (99 percent) and Quantico, Va. (1 percent), and is expected to be completed in September 2014. No funds will be obligated at time of award; funds will be obligated on individual delivery orders as they are issued. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity.
Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems, Portsmouth, R.I., is being awarded a $17,683,352 modification to previously awarded contract (N00024-10-C-6307) to fabricate, assemble, test and deliver three Airborne Mine Neutralization System (AMNS) low-rate initial production systems and provide engineering services and support. The AMNS will explosively neutralize bottom and moored mines using an expendable mine neutralize device. The system will be deployed from the MH-60 helicopter as part of the littoral combat ship mine countermeasures mission module. Work will be performed in Portsmouth, R.I., and is expected to be completed May 2016. Fiscal 2012 and 2013 other procurement, Navy funds in the amount of $17,683,352 will be obligated at time of award. Contract funds in the amount of $5,180,655 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington D.C., is the contracting activity.
Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Co., Marietta, Ga., has been awarded an $84,289,101 cost-plus-incentive-fee contract for the C-5 Core Mission Computer/Color Weather Radar Engineering, Manufacturing and Development Program. Work will be performed at Marietta, Ga., and is expected to be completed by March 31, 2017. This award is the result of a sole-source acquisition. Fiscal 2013 aircraft procurement funds in the amount of $11,120,000 are being obligated at time of award. Air Force Life Cycle Management Center/WLSK, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (FA8625-14-C-6596).
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Philips Medical Systems, Andover, Mass., has been awarded a maximum $77,172,660 modification (P00102) exercising the fifth option period on a one-year base contract (SPM2D1-09-D-8349) with nine one-year option periods for patient monitoring systems, subsystems, accessories, consumables, spare and repair parts, and training. This is a fixed-price with economic-price adjustment contract. Location of performance is Massachusetts with a March 29, 2015 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 2015 defense working capital funds. The contracting activity is the Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support, Philadelphia, Pa.
Landmark Aviation Miami LLC, Miami, Fla., has been awarded a maximum $6,602,581 fixed-price with economic-price-adjustment contract for into-plane aircraft fuel services. This is a competitive acquisition, and one offer was received. Location of performance is Florida with a March 31, 2017 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 2017 defense working capital funds. The contracting activity is the Defense Logistics Agency Energy, Fort Belvoir, Va., (SP0600-14-D-0061).
Cardno TEC-GMI Joint Venture, Charlottesville, Va. (W9126G-14-D-0012); HDR Environmental, Operations and Construction Inc., Englewood, Colo. (W9126G-14-D-0013); Leidons Inc., Reston, Va. (W9126-14-D-0014); and URS/Arcadis, Dallas, Texas (W9126-14-D-0015), were awarded a maximum $27,750,000 firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, multiple-award task order contract for environmental consulting support services for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. Primary emphasis of the contract is assistance for the southwest Fort Worth district. The contract consists of an unrestricted business pool of contractors to support military and civilian entities with their compliance with environmental laws and regulations. Funding and performance locations will be determined with each order. Each company will receive minimum guarantee of $2,500 at award. Bids were solicited via the Web with four received. The estimated completion date is March 24, 2017. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers-Fort Worth District, Fort Worth, Texas, is the contracting activity.
Professional Contract Services Inc., Austin, Texas, was awarded a $14,594,454 firm-fixed-price sole-source contract for full food and dining facility attendant support services. Fiscal 2014 operations and maintenance, Army funding will be obligated on future task orders. Work will be performed in Fort Hood, Texas, with an estimated completion date of March 31, 2015. The U.S. Army Contracting Command-Fort Hood, Fort Hood, Texas, is the contracting activity (W91151-10-D-0001).