WASHINGTON (June 3, 2014)The U.S. Department of Defense recently announced the following contract awards that pertain to local Navy activities.
Teradyne, Inc., North Reading, Massachusetts, is being awarded a $6,975,538, firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for automated test system hardware and software to test circuit card assemblies for the MK41 Vertical Launch System program. Work will be performed in North Reading, Massachusetts, and is expected to be completed by May 2018. Fiscal 2011 shipbuilding and conversion (Navy) contract funds in the amount of $1,391,938 are being obligated at contract award and will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured and is being issued pursuant to the authority of 10 U.S.C. 2304(c)(1), as implemented by FAR 6.302-1, since there is only one responsible source and no other supplies or services will satisfy agency requirements. The Naval Surface Warfare Center, Dahlgren, Virginia, is the contracting activity (N00178-14-D-1001).
Northrop Grumman Guidance and Electronics Co., Inc., Woodland Hills, California, is being awarded $24,964,058 for delivery order 0002 against a previously issued Basic Ordering Agreement (N00019-11-G-0016) for the procurement of 119 H-1 upgrade tech refresh mission computers for the UH-1Y and AH-1Z aircraft for the U.S. Marine Corps. Work will be performed in Woodland Hills (79 percent); Salt Lake City, Utah (13 percent); and Baltimore, Maryland (8 percent); it is expected to be completed in October 2017. Fiscal 2013 and 2014 aircraft procurement (Navy) funds in the amount of $10,908,664 are being obligated at time of award, none of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.
L-3 Communications Vertex Aerospace LLC, Madison, Mississippi, is being awarded a $55,410,943 modification to a previously awarded indefinite-delivery requirements contract (N00019-13-D-0007) to exercise an option for logistics services support of the TH-57 aircraft fleet. Services to be provided include all logistics services and materials for organizational and depot level services to support and maintain the aircraft. Work will be performed at Naval Air Station Whiting Field, Milton, Florida, and is expected to be completed in May 2015. No funds are being obligated at the time of award. Funds will be obligated against individual delivery orders as they are issued. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.