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DoD Contracts: RAND Corp., LinQuest Corp., L3Harris Technologies Inc., Booz Allen Hamilton, Week of 2-16-21 to 2-19-21

Posted by Ashley Preuss

2/16

AIR FORCE

LinQuest Corp., Los Angeles, California, has been awarded a $200,000,000 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity for advisory and assistance services in support of Space Operations Command.  Work will be performed at Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado, and is expected to be completed Feb. 28, 2030.  This award is the result of a competitive acquisition and one offer was received.  Fiscal 2021 Space Force operation and maintenance funds in the amount $12,730,301 are being obligated at the time of award.  Space Operations Command/Space Acquisition Management – Directorate, Peterson AFB, Colorado, is the contracting activity (FA2518-21-D-0001).

U.S. SPECIAL OPERATIONS COMMAND

Reservoir International LLC, Fayetteville, North Carolina, was awarded a $200,000,000 maximum indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract (H92239-21-D-0001) for Army Special Operations Forces training support services in support of the John F. Kennedy Special Warfare Center and 1st Special Warfare Training Group.  Fiscal 2021 operation and maintenance funds in the amount of $3,449,752 are being obligated at the time of award.  The work will be performed in the vicinity of Camp MacKall, North Carolina, until January 2026.  The contract was awarded competitively among service-disabled veteran-owned small businesses with nine proposals received.  U.S. Special Operations Command, Fort Bragg, North Carolina, is the contracting activity.

DEFENSE HEALTH AGENCY

Valor Network Inc., Metuchen, New Jersey (HT0015-21-D-0001), was awarded a $73,532,325 fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to provide professional diagnostic radiology interpretive services to the Military Health System (MHS).  The base year amount of the contract is $13,369,448. The contract has four 12-month option periods. This enterprise contract is to support the continued implementation of the MHS organizational reform required by 10 U.S. Code § 1073c, and sections 711 and 712 of the John S. McCain National Defense Authorization Act for fiscal 2019, effective Oct. 25, 2019, which eliminated separate silos of military healthcare and officially integrated healthcare under the authority, direction, and control of the Defense Health Agency, consistent with the direction provided by the secretary of defense.  This contract was a competitive acquisition with eight proposals received. Fiscal 2021 operation and maintenance funds in the amount of $13,369,448 are being obligated at time of award. The Defense Health Agency, Enterprise Medical Support Contracting Division, San Antonio, Texas, is the contracting activity. (Awarded Feb. 12, 2021)

ARMY

General Dynamics Land Systems, Sterling Heights, Michigan, was awarded a $20,652,845 modification (P00127) to contract W56HZV-17-C-0067 for Abrams systems technical support.  Work will be performed in Sterling Heights, Michigan, with an estimated completion date of June 22, 2022.  Fiscal 2010 Foreign Military Sales (Kuwait) funds; fiscal 2021 operation and maintenance (Army) funds; and fiscal 2019, 2020 and 2021 other procurement (Army) funds in the amount of $20,652,845 were obligated at the time of the award.  U.S. Army Contracting Command, Detroit Arsenal, Michigan, is the contracting activity.

Raytheon Co., Dulles, Virginia, was awarded an $8,220,193 modification (P00042) to contract W52P1J-16-C-0046 for multinational information sharing services.  Work will be performed in Kuwait, with an estimated completion date of July 15, 2021.  Fiscal 2021 operation and maintenance (Army) funds in the amount of $1,895,193 were obligated at the time of the award.  U.S. Army Contracting Command, Rock Island Arsenal, Illinois, is the contracting activity.

Carbro Constructors Corp.,* Hillsborough, New Jersey, was awarded a $7,773,175 modification (P00004) to contract W912DS-19-C-0035 for construction of flood-control measures for Green Brook Segment C1.  Work will be performed in Middlesex, New Jersey, with an estimated completion date of Oct. 13, 2021.  Fiscal 2010 civil construction funds in the amount of $7,773,175 were obligated at the time of the award.  U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New York, New York, is the contracting activity.

*Small business

2/17

NAVY

Brantley Construction Services LLC,* Charleston, South Carolina, is awarded firm-fixed-price task order N69450-21-F-4514 at $16,396,500 under a multiple award construction contract for a multi-mission Surface Combatant Training Facility at Jacksonville, Florida.  The contract also contains one unexercised option, which if exercised, would increase cumulative contract value to $17,144,625.  The work to be performed includes, but is not limited to, reconfiguring approximately 50,000 square foot interior spaces and minor exterior improvements in an existing commercial building leased by the U.S. government.  The interior spaces will consist of training classrooms, brief/debrief rooms, training shops and office spaces.  The option, if exercised, provides for furniture, fixtures and equipment.  Work will be performed in Jacksonville, Florida, and is expected to be completed by January 2022.  Foreign Military Sales funds in the amount of $16,396,500 are obligated on this award and will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  Three proposals were received for this task order.  The Naval Facilities Engineering Systems Command, Southeast, Jacksonville, Florida, is the contracting activity (N69450-19-D-0916).

BCG Federal Corp., Bethesda, Maryland, was awarded a $12,444,857 firm-fixed-price contract modification exercising the first option period (of six option periods) under task order N00024-20-F-24B2 awarded against multiple award, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract N00024-20-D-2431 for the Naval Sustainment System – Shipyard Initiative to improve overall shipyard performance by increasing throughput, reducing ship maintenance costs and shortened durations for ship maintenance availabilities to ultimately increase operational availability and deliver readiness to the fleet commanders.  This modification brings the cumulative value of this contract to $17,436,978.  This requires BCG Federal Corp. to uncover and design solutions for issues in five major functional areas that drive delays in maintenance availabilities in all four public naval shipyards.  It is projected that work will be performed at the Norfolk Naval Shipyard, Portsmouth, Virginia (25%); Portsmouth Naval Shipyard, Portsmouth, New Hampshire (25%); Puget Sound Naval Shipyard and Intermediate Maintenance Facility, Bremerton, Washington (25%); and Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard, and Intermediate Maintenance Facility, Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii (25%), and is expected to be completed by August 2021.  Fiscal 2021 operation and maintenance (Navy) funding in the amount of $12,444,857 will be obligated at time of award and will expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  This task order was competitively procured against an existing multiple award contract.  The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity. (Awarded Feb. 12, 2021)

PSI Pax Inc.,* California, Maryland, is awarded an $8,746,948 cost-plus-fixed-fee, cost reimbursable order (N00421-21-F-3001) against previously issued basic ordering agreement N00178-19-D-8356.  This order provides Air Traffic Control (ATC) systems technical, engineering and management support including landing, approach, area control and expeditionary systems and modeling, simulation, fleet sustainment and integration of ATC systems with future manned and unmanned air combat vehicles in support of the Naval Air Warfare Center, Aircraft Division, Webster Outlying Field, ATC and Landing Systems Division.  Work will be performed in St. Inigoes, Maryland (75%); and Patuxent River, Maryland (25%), and is expected to be completed in April 2022.  Fiscal 2021 working capital (Navy) funds in the amount of $640,000 will be obligated at time of award, none of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  The Naval Air Warfare Center, Aviation Division, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

DEFENSE COMMISSARY AGENCY

Sodexo Management Inc., Gaithersburg, Maryland, is awarded a $9,521,236 firm-fixed-price, requirements-type contract for in-store delicatessen and bakery resale operations to include sushi, where applicable, for 22 commissaries located in the Defense Commissary Agency’s East Area locations.  The award is for a 24-month base performance period beginning April 1, 2021.  The award includes three one-year option periods.  If all option periods are exercised, the contract will be completed March 31, 2026.  Offerors were solicited on the beta.SAM.gov website available to 72,2310 contract holders and two proposals were received.  The Defense Commissary Agency, Resale Contracting Division, Fort Lee, Virginia, is the contracting activity (HDEC02-21-D-0001).

ARMY

North Wind Construction Services,* Knoxville, Tennessee, was awarded an $8,692,015 firm-fixed-price contract for a storm damage risk reduction system.  Bids were solicited via the internet with 19 received.  Work will be performed in Norco, Louisiana, with an estimated completion date of Jan. 31, 2023.  Fiscal 2021 civil operation and maintenance funds in the amount of $8,692,015 were obligated at the time of the award.  U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New Orleans, Louisiana, is the contracting activity (W912P8-21-C-0008).

*Small business

2/18

ARMY

Battistella Spa, Pasiano di Pordenone, Italy (W912GB-21-D-0009); Bryan 77 Construction JV, Colorado Springs, Colorado (W912GB-21-D-0010); Ske Support Services GMBH, Goldbach, Germany (W912GB-21-D-0011); Sociedad Española de Montajes Industriales SA, Madrid, Spain (W912GB-21-D-0012); and Zafer Taahhut Insaat Ve Ticaret Anonim Sirketi, Ankara, Turkey (W912GB-21-D-0013), will compete for each order of the $49,950,000 firm-fixed-price contract to provide design-build and design-bid-build construction services.  Bids were solicited via the internet with 12 received.  Work locations and funding will be determined with each order, with an estimated completion date of Feb. 18, 2026.  U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, European District, is the contracting activity.

Mission1st Group Inc., Arlington, Virginia, was awarded a $19,565,839 modification (P00044) to contract W52P1J-15-F-0039 for network and communications, engineering and installation support.  Work will be performed in Kuwait, with an estimated completion date of July 23, 2021.  Fiscal 2021 operation and maintenance (Army) funds in the amount of $2,038,986 were obligated at the time of the award.  U.S. Army Contracting Command, Rock Island Arsenal, Illinois, is the contracting activity.

Lockheed Martin Global Inc., Orlando, Florida, was awarded a $9,955,613 modification (P00021) to contract W31P4Q-17-C-0173 for contractor field support technicians.  Work will be performed in Orlando, Florida; Taipei, Taiwan; and Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, with an estimated completion date of Aug. 31, 2021.  Fiscal 2021 missile procurement (Army) funds and Foreign Military Sales (Saudi Arabia and Taiwan) funds in the amount of $9,955,613 were obligated at the time of the award.  U.S. Army Contracting Command, Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, is the contracting activity.

NAVY

Harper Construction Co. Inc., San Diego, California, is awarded a $42,661,879 firm-fixed-price task order (N62473-21-F-4378) under a multiple award construction contract for the construction of a division operations complex at Marine Corps Base, Camp Pendleton.  The work to be performed provides for the design and construction of multiple buildings with concrete masonry unit walls, reinforced concrete foundations and floors and standing seam metal roofs; the construction of a parade field; and the demolition of nine single story concrete buildings, nine temporary facilities and four multi-story wood buildings.  Work will be performed in Camp Pendleton, California, and is expected to be completed by May 2023.  Fiscal 2021 military construction (Navy) contract funds in the amount of $42,661,879 are obligated on this award and will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  Fourteen proposals were received for this task order.  The Naval Facilities Engineering Systems Command, Southwest, San Diego, California, is the contracting activity (N62473-21-D-1206).

Serco Inc., Herndon, Virginia, is awarded a task order at $38,143,547 under an indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract with a maximum amount of $600,000,000 for the life-cycle sustainment of Anti-Terrorism Force Protection (ATFP) systems and assets, worldwide.  Initial task order is being awarded for the sustainment of existing ATFP systems and assets worldwide.  The task order contains 23 options, which if exercised, would bring the total value to $153,544,286.  The work to be performed is for life-cycle sustainment of physical security/access control and command, control, communications, computers and intelligence systems in support of Commander Naval Installation Command’s ATFP program, worldwide.  A “system” includes all of the hardware, associated firmware, software and cabling or other signal/data transmission subsystems necessary for the system to function as intended.  The scope of the procurement includes preventive maintenance of hardware, associated firmware and software; response and resolution of service calls for corrective maintenance to include equipment repair, overhaul or replacement; Information Assurance Vulnerability Alert to include version control, patch management and vulnerability scanning; asset management to track, maintain, upgrade and dispose of systems; configuration management to establish and maintain consistency of the system attributes with operational requirements and evolving technical baseline; technical refreshments, upgrades and installation of new systems; and programmatic trend analysis to identify systemic sustainment issues such as technology obsolescence.  Work under this task order is expected to be completed by February 2022.  The term of the contract is not to exceed 60 months, with an option for an additional 36 months, with an expected completion date of February 2026.  Fiscal 2021 operation and maintenance (Navy) (O&M,N) contract funds in the amount of $38,143,547 are obligated on this award and will expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  Future task orders will be primarily funded by O&M, N.  This contract was competitively procured via the beta.SAM.gov website with five proposals received.  The Naval Facilities Engineering Systems Command, Engineering and Expeditionary Warfare Center, Port Hueneme, California, is the contracting activity (N39430-21-D-2230).

Universal Propulsion Co. Inc., Fairfield, California, is awarded a $30,132,310 firm-fixed price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for engineering, technical, administrative and programmatic management support for total life cycle management of the various aircrew escape systems managed under the Joint Program Office for Cartridge Actuated Device/Propellant Actuated Device tri-service charter.  Work will be performed in Fairfield, California, and is expected to be completed by September 2025.  Fiscal 2021 Navy working capital funds in the amount of $500 dollars will be obligated on the first task order at time of award and will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  This contract was not competitively procured and is a sole-source award pursuant to 10 U.S. Code 2304(c)(1).  The Naval Surface Warfare Center, Indian Head Division, Indian Head, Maryland, is the contracting activity (N00174-21-D-0008).

Lockheed Martin Rotary Mission Systems, Orlando, Florida, is awarded a $19,021,585 modification (P00017) to previously awarded firm-fixed-price, cost-plus-fixed-fee, cost reimbursable contract N68335-18-C-0681.  This modification exercises an option to procure six full rate production electronic Consolidated Automated Support System units and related equipment, including three self-maintenance and test/calibration operational test program sets and three shore installation kits in support of the Navy’s F-35 program and Foreign Military Sales (FMS) customers.  Work will be performed in Orlando, Florida, and is expected to be completed in December 2023.  Fiscal 2020 aircraft procurement (Navy) funds in the amount of $17,956,758; and FMS funds in the amount of $1,064,827 will be obligated at time of award, none of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  The Naval Air Warfare Center, Aircraft Division, Lakehurst, New Jersey, is the contracting activity.

General Atomics, Aeronautical Systems Inc., Poway, California, is awarded an $11,155,719 firm-fixed-price modification (P00012) to previously awarded contract N00019-18-C-1063.  This modification exercises options to procure Group 5 Unmanned Air System (UAS) Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance support for outside the continental U.S. (OCONUS) Task Force Southwest and Marine Corps operations using contractor-owned/contractor-operated MQ-9 Reaper UAS.  Work will be performed in Yuma, Arizona (45%); various locations OCONUS (40%); and Poway, California (15%), and is expected to be completed in May 2021.  Fiscal 2021 operation and maintenance (Navy) funds in the amount of $11,155,719 will be obligated at time of award and will expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

BAE Systems Land & Armaments L.P., Sterling Heights, Michigan, is awarded a $9,571,279 fixed-price-incentive (firm target) modification to previously awarded contract M67854-16-0006 for amphibious combat vehicles (ACV).  The total cumulative face value of the contract is $3,313,454,961.  This modification provides for integration of ACV engineering change proposal for air cooling provisions in 72 full-rate production Lots 1A and 1B ACV personnel variants, ACV command and control variant engineering support in production, non-recurring engineering changes, production costs and fielding and support costs.  Work will be performed in York, Pennsylvania (60%); Aiken, South Carolina (15%); San Jose, California (15%); Sterling Heights, Michigan (5%); and Stafford, Virginia (5%).  Work is expected to be completed in January 2023.  Fiscal 2021 procurement (Marine Corps) funds in the amount of $8,834,159; fiscal 2019 procurement (Marine Corps) funds in the amount of $651,756; and fiscal 2020 research, development, test and evaluation (Marine Corps) funds in the amount of $85,364, will be obligated at the time of award.  Total funding in the amount of $737,120 ($651,756 fiscal 2019 procurement; and $85,364 fiscal 2020 research, development, test and evaluation) will expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  Marine Corps Systems Command, Quantico, Virginia, is the contracting activity (M67854-16-C-0006).

*Small business

2/19

NAVY

Huntington Ingalls Industries’ Newport News Shipbuilding Division, Newport News, Virginia, is awarded a $2,994,237,224 cost-plus-incentive fee contract for the USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) Refueling Complex Overhaul.  This effort refuels, overhauls and modernizes USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) to support the second half of its 50-year service life.  Huntington Ingalls Industries’ Newport News Shipbuilding division is the original building yard contractor for all ships of the CVN 68 class.  Work will be performed in Newport News, Virginia (94%); and Norfolk, Virginia (6%), and is expected to be completed by August 2025.  Fiscal 2021 shipbuilding and conversion (Navy) funds in the amount of $1,048,000,000 will be obligated at time of award and will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  In accordance with 10 U.S. Code 2304(c)(1), this contract was not competitively procured.  Only one responsible source, Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc., Newport News Shipbuilding Division, has the knowledge, experience and facilities required to accomplish this effort in support of the refueling and overhaul of CVN 74 without an unacceptable disruption of Navy-wide overhaul and repair schedule.  The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity (N00024-21-C-2106).

Raytheon Co., McKinney, Texas, is awarded a $74,238,334 firm-fixed-price, cost-plus-fixed fee contract.  This contract provides 23.4 APY-10 radar system production kits and related support for the P-8A Poseidon aircraft for Navy and Foreign Military Sales (FMS) customers.  Work will be performed in McKinney, Texas (72%); Andover, Massachusetts (7%); Dallas, Texas (6%); Torrance, California (5%); Woodland Park, New Jersey (4%); Black Mountain, North Carolina (2%); Etobicoke, Ontario (2%); Clearwater, Florida (1%); and Simsbury, Connecticut (1%), and is expected to be completed in August 2025.  Fiscal 2020 aircraft procurement (Navy) funds in the amount of $27,538,719; and FMS funds in the amount of $46,699,615 will be obligated at the time of 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. Code 2304(c)(1).  The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity (N00019-21-C-0004).

Raytheon Technologies Corp., East Hartford, Connecticut, is awarded a cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for the total cumulative value of $13,208,18 for the Next Generation Air Dominance Enablers technology development.  This contract provides for the development of advanced fan aerodynamics to provide an ultra-high specific flow fan.  This will be performed through the design of a number of fan configurations to optimize the aerodynamics providing increased mass flow through the fan while maintaining or improving the efficiency and operability.  These configurations will be tested in a scale model facility to validate the designs.  Ultimately, this technology will enable increased thrust production in the same size engine.  Work will be performed in East Hartford, Connecticut (77%); South Bend, Indiana (16%); and Windsor Locks, Connecticut (7%), with an expected completion date of Feb. 21, 2024.  This is a three-year contract with a one-year option period, which, if exercised, will run concurrently with the base period.  The base period is $12,518,610 and option period is $689,571.  Fiscal 2020 research, development, test and evaluation (Navy) funds in the amount of $6,212,016 are obligated at time of award and will expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  This contract was competitively procured under N00014-19-S-B001, “Long Range Broad Agency Announcement (BAA) for Navy and Marine Corps Science & Technology.”  Since proposals are received throughout the year under the long range BAA, the number of proposals received in response to the solicitation is unknown.  The Office of Naval Research, Arlington, Virginia, is the contracting activity (N00014-21-C-1003).

Metro Machine Corp., Bremerton, Washington, is awarded a $13,150,635 cost-plus-incentive fee/cost-plus-award fee undefinitized delivery order (N4523A-21-F-0303) against base contract award N00024-19-D-4310 at a not-to-exceed value of $13,150,635 for aircraft carrier ship repair.  Work will be performed in Bremerton, Washington, and is expected to be completed by November 2021.  Fiscal 2021 other procurement (Navy) funds in the amount of $13,150,635 will be obligated at time of award and will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  The base contract award for this undefinitized contract action delivery order was competitively procured via the FedBizOpps.gov website with three offers received.  The Puget Sound Naval Shipyard and Intermediate Maintenance Facility, Bremerton, Washington, is the contracting activity.

Lockheed Martin Rotary and Mission Systems, Syracuse, New York, is awarded a $10,000,000 cost-plus incentive-fee and cost-only modification to previously awarded delivery order N00024-19-F-6201 under indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract N00024-19-D-6200 for the design, prototyping and qualification testing for the TI-20/TI-22 AN/BLQ-10.  Work will be performed in Syracuse, New York, and is expected to be completed by February 2022.  Fiscal 2021 research, development, testing and evaluation (Navy) funding in the amount of $10,000,000 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, D.C., is the contracting activity.

Kaiyuh Services,* Milan, Tennessee (N00164-21-D-GW01); Maro & Associates,* Gwinner, North Dakota (N00164-21-D-GW09); MM Packaging Products,* Loveland, Colorado (N00164-21-D-GW10); and Valor Defense Solutions,* Odon, Indiana (N00164-21-D-GW11), was awarded and will compete for each order of the $10,000,000 firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity multiple award contracts for wooden container fabrication requirements in support of the development, maintenance and sustainment of systems, sub-systems, equipment and components.  Work is estimated to be performed at Milan, Tennessee (25%); Gwinner, North Dakota (25%); Loveland, Colorado (25%); Odon, Indiana (25%), dependent on actual delivery orders issued.  Work is expected to be completed by February 2022, and if all options are exercised, will be completed by February 2031.  Fiscal 2021 shipbuilding and conversion (Navy) funding in the amount of $104,976 (including $2,000 minimum guarantee per each awardee) for the first delivery order will be obligated at contract award and will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  These multiple award contracts were competed as 100% set-aside for small business concerns via the System for Award Management website, with four offers received.  The Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane Division, Crane, Indiana, is the contracting activity. (Awarded Feb. 18, 2021)

General Electric Aviation, Lynn, Massachusetts, is awarded an $8,680,459 cost-plus-fixed-fee order (N00421-21-F-0005) against previously issued basic ordering agreement N00421-19-G-0001.  This order provides engineering services and engine system improvement support for the T408 engine component improvement program.  Work will be performed in Lynn, Massachusetts, and is expected to be completed in December 2021.  Fiscal 2020 research, development, test and evaluation (Navy) funds in the amount $1,750,000 will be obligated at time of award, all of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  The Naval Air Warfare Center, Aircraft Division, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

AIR FORCE

Southwest Research Institute, San Antonio, Texas, has been awarded a $99,000,000 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for engineering and research activities.  This contract provides for engineering and research activities related to the degradation of systems and materials due to operational use, often referred to as aging, initiated by external customers, or by Center for Aircraft Structural Life Extension (CAStLE) itself.  In general, the research and engineering activities performed by CAStLE cover a variety of work that follows aircraft and other systems through their life-cycle from “cradle to grave.”  CAStLE efforts span a wide range of topics related to the aging of systems, including basic design, development and characterization of materials; and design, analysis, development and qualification of structural systems.  Work will be performed in San Antonio, Texas; and at the U.S. Air Force (USAF) Academy, Colorado, and is expected to be completed March 29, 2027.  This award is the result of a competitive acquisition and three offers received.  Fiscal 2020 research, development, test and evaluation funds are being obligated to meet the minimum quantity of at least $200,000 at the time of award for the first task order.  The 10th Contracting Squadron, U.S. Air Force Academy, Colorado, is the contracting activity (FA7000-21-D-0002).

Frontier Technology Inc., Beavercreek, Ohio, has been awarded a $17,900,000 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for the creation and transition of secure, agile, credible and scalable solutions for current and future Air Force, Joint and Coalition Live, Virtual and Constructive (LVC) operational test and training.  Work will be performed in Beavercreek, Ohio, and is expected to be completed Nov. 23, 2024.  This award is the result of a sole-source acquisition.  Fiscal 2020 research, development, test and evaluation funds in the amount of $6,500,000 are being obligated at the time of award.  Wright Research Site, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (FA8650-21-C-6246). (Awarded Dec. 2, 2020)

Millennium Engineering and Integration Co., Arlington, Virginia, has been awarded a $13,238,371 cost-plus-fixed-fee modification (P00007) to task order FA8811-18-F-4001 for systems engineering and integration services for new launch service provider entrant certification.  Work will be performed at Los Angeles Air Force Base, California; Vandenberg AFB, California; and Cape Canaveral Space Force Station, Florida, and is expected to be completed Feb. 21, 2022.  Fiscal 2021 Space Force procurement funds in the full amount are being obligated at the time of award.  The total cumulative face value of the contract is $55,807,945.  Space and Missile Systems Center, Los Angeles Air Force Base, California, is the contracting activity.

DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY

The Merchants Foodservice, Jackson, Mississippi, has been awarded a maximum $86,100,000 fixed-price with economic-price-adjustment, indefinite-quantity contract for full-line food distribution.  This was a competitive acquisition with one offer received.  This is a four-year contract with no option periods.  Locations of performance are Louisiana and Mississippi, with a Feb. 15, 2025, ordering period end date.  Using customers are Air Force, Army, Navy and Coast Guard.  Type of appropriation is fiscal 2021 through 2025 defense working capital funds.  The contracting activity is the Defense Logistics Agency, Troop Support, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (SPE300-21-D-3314).

Delavan Inc., West Des Moines, Iowa, has been awarded a maximum $23,843,460 firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for J-85 engine main spraybars.  This was a sole-source acquisition using justification 10 U.S. Code 2304 (c)(1), as stated in Federal Acquisition Regulation 6.302-1.  This is a three-year contract with no option periods.  Location of performance is Iowa, with a Jan. 31, 2024, ordering period end date.  Type of appropriation is fiscal 2021 through 2024 defense working capital funds.  The contracting activity is the Defense Logistics Agency Aviation, Tinker Air Force Base, Oklahoma (SPRTA1-21-D-0002).

L3Harris Technologies Inc., Van Nuys, California, has been awarded a maximum $10,567,301 firm-fixed-price, one-time buy contract for a radio frequency amplifier, divider/combiner and isolator.  This was a sole-source acquisition using justification 10 U.S. Code 2304 (c)(1), as stated in Federal Acquisition Regulation 6.302-1.  This is a 14-month contract with no option periods.  Location of performance is California, with an April 15, 2022, performance completion date.  Using military service is Egyptian Navy.  Type of appropriation is fiscal 2021 through 2022 Foreign Military Sales funds.  The contracting activity is the Defense Logistics Agency, Land and Maritime, Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania (SPRMM1-21-F-TW00).

ARMY

ASM Research LLC, Fairfax, Virginia, was awarded a $49,833,025 modification (P00001) to contract W52P1J-21-C-4002 for operation and maintenance support for the Army Training Requirements and Resource System.  Work will be performed in Fairfax, Virginia, with an estimated completion date of Feb. 12, 2023.  Fiscal 2021 operation and maintenance (Army) funds in the amount of $49,833,025 were obligated at the time of the award.  U.S. Army Contracting Command, Rock Island Arsenal, Illinois, is the contracting activity.

General Dynamics Land Systems Inc., Sterling Heights, Michigan, was awarded a $25,481,004 modification (P00023) to contract W56HZV-17-C-0188 to incorporate the Abrams Platform Embedded Training System Gate-To-Live-Fire capabilities and fault insertion language into the current Abrams System Enhancement Package Version 4 program, as well as additional cyber security capabilities and replacement of the Loader’s Portable Multifunction Display with the Mounted Family of Computing Systems tablet.  Work will be performed in Sterling Heights, Michigan, with an estimated completion date of Sept. 30, 2023.  Fiscal 2020 and 2021 research, development, test and evaluation funds in the amount of $25,481,004 were obligated at the time of the award.  U.S. Army Contracting Command, Detroit Arsenal, Michigan, is the contracting activity.

Ahtna Global LLC, Anchorage, Alaska, was awarded a $7,697,582 firm-fixed-price contract for the construction of a modular small arms range.  Bids were solicited via the internet with one received.  Work will be performed in Klamath Falls, Oregon, with an estimated completion date of April 5, 2022.  Fiscal 2018 military construction (defense-wide) funds in the amount of $7,697,582 were obligated at the time of the award.  U.S. Property and Fiscal Office, Oregon, is the contracting activity (W50S8Z-21-C-0001).

DEFENSE COUNTERINTELLIGENCE AND SECURITY AGENCY

Verato Inc., McLean, Virginia, was awarded a $10,200,000 firm-fixed-price task order (HS0021-21-F-0002) for the Defense Counterintelligence and Security Agency (DCSA).  The contract provides for single employment credit records as part of the background investigation mission.  Work will be performed in McLean, Virginia.  This contract will be fully funded with fiscal 2021 operation and maintenance funds.  The anticipated period of performance is from March 1, 2021, through Feb. 28, 2022.  This requirement was synopsized on the government-wide point of entry website as a small business set-aside on May 1, 2019.  As a result, 13 small businesses were solicited and one offer was received, which was then justified in a single-source determination.  The resultant blanket purchase agreement was awarded from the Department of Defense General Service Administration contract number 47QRAA-18-D-00C2.  DCSA Acquisition and Contracting, Quantico, Virginia, is the contracting activity.

DEFENSE ADVANCED RESEARCH PROJECTS AGENCY

L3 Technologies Inc., Salt Lake City, Utah, has been awarded a $9,966,197 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency Resilient Networked Distributed Mosaic Communications (RN DMC) program, Phase One.  This contract provides for the research, development and demonstration of distributed coherent communications with an emphasis on developing a bi-directional mosaic element system that works with current tactical radios operational waveforms.  Work will be performed in Salt Lake City, Utah (81%); Tempe, Arizona (10%); Boston, Massachusetts (7%); and Rochester, New York (2%), with an estimated completion date of August 2022.  Fiscal 2020 research and development funds in the amount of $678,000; and fiscal 2021 research and development funds in the amount of $3,947,000 are being obligated at the time of award.  This contract is a competitive acquisition in accordance with the original broad agency announcement, HR0011-20-S-0049.  The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, Arlington, Virginia, is the contracting activity.

WASHINGTON HEADQUARTERS SERVICES

Booz Allen Hamilton, McLean, Virginia, was awarded a $7,698,394 firm-fixed-price, level of effort contract (HQ0034-18-D-0017) to previously awarded indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract HQ0034-21-F-0077.  The contractor will provide cybersecurity support services to the Department of Defense Chief Information Office.  The specific services include cybersecurity strategy, cybersecurity policy development, defense-wide information assurance, identity assurance, communications security, defense industrial base cyber security, trusted mission systems and networks analysis, architectures, standards and day-to-day security and administration.  Work performance will take place in Washington, D.C., and is expected to be completed on Feb. 28, 2026.  Fiscal 2021 operation and maintenance contract funds were obligated on this award in the amount of $7,698,394.  Washington Headquarters Services, Arlington, Virginia, is the contracting activity.

RAND Corp., Santa Monica, California (HQ0034-21-D-0006) was awarded an indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract with a maximum amount of $417,029,578.  The RAND Corp.’s National Defense Research Institute will conduct research, studies and provide analytical services to support international security and defense policy; acquisition and technology policy; forces and resources policy; cyber and intelligence policy; and Navy and Marine forces.  The deputy under secretary of defense for acquisition and sustainment requires this support to assist senior leaders within the sponsor community of the Office of the Secretary of Defense, The Joint Staff, Unified Combatant Commands, Navy, Marine Corps, and other defense and non-defense agencies to make informed policy decisions on national security issues.  This support also enables sponsors to maintain a continuous integrated research program focused on high-priority, mid-to-long term policy issues, which directly align to the National Defense Strategy.  Work performance will take place in Washington, D.C.; and other Department of Defense and U.S. government facilities within the Northern Capital Region; Santa Monica, California; and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  No funds were obligated at the award of the contract.  The expected completion date is Dec. 31, 2025.  Washington Headquarters Services, Arlington, Virginia, is the contracting activity. (Awarded Dec. 23, 2020)

RAND Corp., Santa Monica, California, was awarded a $12,623,000 modification (P00001) (task order HQ0034-21-F-0060) to previously awarded indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract HQ0034-21-D-0006.  The RAND Corp.’s National Defense Research Institute will provide studies and analyses for the following offices under this task order:  Office of the Under Secretary of Defense Personnel & Readiness; Office of Personnel Management; The Joint Staff J7; U.S. European Command; Defense Security Cooperation Agency; Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition and Sustainment; Naval Air Systems Command; Office of Net Assessment; Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Research and Engineering; and the Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Policy.  The studies and analyses will assist these offices in making informed decisions on a variety of national security and policy issues.  Work performance will take place in Washington, D.C.: and other Department of Defense and U.S. government facilities within the Northern Capital Region; Santa Monica, California; and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and is expected to be completed on Dec. 31, 2025.  The following contract funds were obligated on this award in the amount of $12,623,000:  fiscal 2020 research, development, testing, and evaluation (RDT&E) defense wide funds for $1,478,000; fiscal 2021 RDT&E defense wide funds for $2,915,000; fiscal 2021 RDT&E Air Force funds for $190,000; fiscal 2021 RDT&E Navy funds for $375,000; fiscal 2021 operation and maintenance (O&M) defense wide funds for $4,665,000; and fiscal 2021 O&M Army contract funds for $3,000,000.  Washington Headquarters Services, Arlington, Virginia, is the contracting activity. (Awarded Feb. 12, 2021)

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