WASHINGTON (June 2, 2016)—The U.S. Department of Defense recently announced the following contract awards that pertain to local Navy activities.
Northrop Grumman Systems Corp., San Diego, California, is being awarded $62,406,998 for modification P00003 to a previously awarded cost-plus-fixed-fee contract (N00019-15-C-0007) to exercise an option for operation and maintenance services in support of the Broad Area Maritime Surveillance-Demonstrator (BAMS-D) program. In addition, this option provides for logistics support, organization, intermediate, and depot level maintenance, and field services representatives to ensure the BAMS-D aircraft are mission-capable for intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance missions. Work will be performed in Patuxent River, Maryland (70 percent); Rancho Bernardo, California (5 percent); and various forward operating locations (25 percent), is expected to be completed in June 2017. Fiscal 2016 operations and maintenance (Navy) overseas contingency operations funding in the amount of $62,406,998 will be obligated at time of award; all of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.
EXPAL USA Inc., Marshall, Texas (N00174-16-D-0010); and Island Pyrochemical Industries Corp., Mineola, New York (N00174-16-D-0011), are being awarded firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity multiple award contracts for the manufacture, test, acceptance, and shipment of sheetstock propellant. The total value of all task orders issued for both contracts, when combined, shall not exceed $39,809,909. Work will be performed outside the U.S. in both Europe and Africa, and will be determined by individual task order. Fiscal 2016 procurement of ammunitions (Army) funding for first articles in the amounts of $156,461 (N00174-16-D-0010); and $135,649 (N00174-16-D-0011) is being obligated at the time of award and will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The contracts were competitively procured via the Federal Business Opportunities website, with two offers received. The Naval Surface Warfare Center Indian Head Explosive Ordnance Disposal Technology Division, Indian Head, Maryland, is the contracting activity.
Insitu Inc., Bingen, Washington, is being awarded a $71,555,347 firm-fixed-price contract for six low-rate initial production Lot V RQ-21A Blackjack unmanned aircraft systems. This contract provides for the procurement of the air vehicles, ground control stations, launch and recovery equipment, shipboard equipment kits, and systems engineering and program management. Work will be performed in Bingen, Washington (70 percent); and Hood River, Oregon (30 percent), and is expected to be completed in October 2017. Fiscal 2016 aircraft procurement (Marine Corps); and overseas contingency operations aircraft procurement (Navy) funds in the amount of $71,555,347 will be obligated at time of award, none 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 (N00019-16-C-0054).
EDO Corp., Amityville, New Jersey, is being awarded a $29,802,574 firm-fixed-price contract for the procurement of 35 BRU-75A and BRU-76A bomb rack units for the Navy (27); and the government of Australia (8 ship sets) in support of the P-8A full-rate production 2-3 Lot 6-7 aircraft. Work will be performed in Amityville, New Jersey, and is expected to be completed in January 2021. Fiscal 2014, 2015, and 2016 aircraft procurement (Navy); and cooperative engagement funds in the amount of $29,802,574 are being obligated on this award, $856,792 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. This contract combines purchases for the Navy ($23,005,206; 77 percent); and the government of Australia ($6,797,368; 23 percent) under a cooperative engagement agreement. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity (N00019-16-C-0050).
Sabre Systems Inc., Awarded AIR 4.9.4 Task Order
Sabre has been awarded a Cost-Plus-Fixed-Fee (CPFF) task order as the Prime Contractor under the Seaport-e Multiple Award Contract (MAC) to provide systems and software engineering and technical efforts for the Software Engineering and Acquisition Management Division (AIR 4.9.4) and NAWCAD/NAVAIR PMA activities. Under this order, Sabre will provide systems and test engineers, subject matter experts, and support specialists for software systems engineering, software development, test, software acquisition, systems/subsystems integration, avionics/software/air vehicle technology insertion, configuration management, and program performance assessment analysis/planning. The work, valued at more than $150,000,000 over five years, has a period of performance of one base year and four option years.
President and CEO, Phil Jaurigue stated, "With this contract award, the Navy continues to show its trust in Sabre's ability to provide complex engineering services in support of our nation's security interests. We are honored and privileged to support our men and women who deserve the most effective and safest aircraft and weapons systems as they fight tirelessly to ensure our freedom. We are confident that the team Sabre has assembled will continue to meet the warfighters' needs well into the future. Many thanks to the Sabre staff and our partners who played a crucial role in this award. It was a tremendous team accomplishment."