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DoD Contracts: Navistar Defense Awarded $15M to Support MaxxPro Vehicles
Navistar Defense, Lisle, Illinois, was awarded a $15,381,152 firm-fixed-price contract with options for eight MRAP MaxxPro Hardware Kits to support MaxxPro vehicle standardization and reset. Work will be performed in Lisle, Illinois, with an estimated completion date of July 16, 2016. Bids were solicited via the Internet with one received. Fiscal 2015 other procurement (Army) funds in the amount of $15,381,152 are being obligated at the time of the award. Army Contracting Command, Warren, Michigan, is the contracting activity (W56HZV-15-C-0070).
FLIR Systems Inc., Wilsonville, Oregon, was awarded a $7,860,549 firm-fixed-price contract to overhaul UH-60 turret assembly, infrared. Funding and work location will be determined with each order, with an estimated completion date of Jan. 29, 2020. Bids were solicited via the Internet with one received. Army Contracting Command, Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, is the contracting activity (W58RGZ-15-D-0001).
Bruce S. Rosenblatt & Associates LLC,* Oakland, California (N00189-15-D-0009); CDI Marine Co. LLC, Virginia Beach, Virginia (N00189-15-D-0010); Gryphon Technologies LC, Washington, District of Columbia (N00189-15-D-0011); Marine Systems Corp.,* Boston, Massachusetts (N00189-15-D-0012); QED Systems Inc. Virginia Beach, Virginia (N00189-15-D-0013); and Valkyrie Enterprises LLC,* Virginia Beach, Virginia (N00189-15-D-0014), are each being awarded a cost-plus-fixed-fee, indefinite-delivery/indefinite quantity multiple award contract for marine design and engineering services to support the Norfolk Naval Shipyard in Portsmouth, Virginia, in its mission of ship repair and conversion. Bruce S. Rosenblatt & Associates LLC is being awarded $14,903,984, and if all options are exercised the total value will be $74,763,644. CDI Marine Co. LLC is being awarded $14,608,637, and if all options are exercised the total value will be $73,630,372. Gryphon Technologies LC is being awarded $14,619,412, and if all options are exercised the total value will be $73,794.734. Marine Systems Corp. is being awarded $13,890,103, and if all options are exercised the total value will be $71,384,499. QED Systems Inc. is being awarded $12,081,784, and if all options are exercised the total value will be $61,062,634. Valkyrie Enterprises LLC is being awarded $11,420,253, and if all options are exercised the total value will be $57,292,504. Work will be performed at Portsmouth, Virginia (95 percent); San Diego, California (2 percent); Jacksonville, Florida (1 percent); Bremerton, Washington (.5 percent); Pascagoula, Mississippi (.5 percent); Sasebo, Japan (.5 percent); and Yokosuka, Japan (.5 percent). Work will be completed by Jan. 31, 2016, and if all options are exercised, work will continue until Jan. 31, 2020. Fiscal 2015 operations and maintenance (Navy) funds in the amount of $6,000 will be obligated for the minimum guarantee and will be equally divided among the six contractors. Contract funds will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The requirement was competitively procured through full and open competition and solicited through the Federal Business Opportunities website, with seven offers received in response to this solicitation. NAVSUP Fleet Logistics Center Norfolk, Contracting Department, Norfolk, Virginia, is the contracting activity.
John Bean Technologies Corp., Ogden, Utah, is being awarded a $20,903,104 ceiling-priced, indefinite-delivery/indefinite quantity contract for the procurement of up to 80 shipboard mobile electric power plants. Work will be performed in Ogden, Utah, and is expected to be completed in December 2019. Fiscal 2015 aircraft procurement (Navy) funds in the amount of $6,268,840 will be obligated at time of award, none of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was solicited via an electronic request for proposals, with four offers received. The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, Lakehurst, New Jersey, is the contracting activity (N68335-15-D-0017).
DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY
US Foods International Inc., Gardena, California, has been awarded a maximum $50,422,296 fixed-price with economic-price-adjustment contract for prime vendor food and beverage support. This contract was a sole-source acquisition. This contract is a ten-month bridge contract. The locations of performance are California and South Korea, with a Nov. 28, 2015 performance completion date. The using military services are Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps and federal civilian agencies. The type of appropriation is fiscal year 2015 defense working capital funds. The contracting activity is the Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (SPE300-15-D-4008).