US Navy Contract Announcements October 13, 2017

Core Services Group,* Virginia Beach, Virginia (N00189-17-D-0036); AVW Technologies Inc.,* Chesapeake, Virginia (N00189-17-D-0037); Klett Consulting Group Inc.,* Virginia Beach, Virginia (N00189-17-D-0038); Hamilton Consulting Solutions Corp.,* Chesapeake, Virginia (N00189-17-D-0039); AERMOR LLC,* Virginia Beach, Virginia (N00189-17-D-0040); and Tekla Research,* Dumfries, Virginia (N00189-17-D-0041), was awarded an estimated $83,131,904 multiple award, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract, resulting from solicitation N00189-17-R-0017, that will include terms and conditions for the placement of firm-fixed-price task orders to provide operational test and evaluation analytical support services that include document review, test planning support, operational test design, test analysis and reporting, test operations support, modeling and simulation support, program management support, and psychometric evaluation for multiple Chief of Naval Operations projects in support of Commander, Operational Test and Evaluation Force.  The contracts will run concurrently and will include a three-year base ordering period with an option to extend services for a six-month ordering period pursuant to Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) 52.217-8.  If the option period is exercised, the total estimated value of the contracts combined will be $97,365,974.  Work will be performed in Norfolk, Virginia, and work is expected to be completed November 2020; if all options are exercised, the ordering period will be completed by May 2021.  Fiscal 2017 research, test and development (Navy) funds in the amount of $15,000 will be obligated ($2,500 on each of the three contracts to fund the contracts’ minimum amounts) and will expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  This contract was competitively procured as a small business set-aside for multiple awardees pursuant to the authority set forth in FAR 16.504.  The solicitation was posted to the Federal Business Opportunities website, with eight offers received.  Naval Supply Systems Command Fleet Logistics Center Norfolk, Contracting Department Norfolk, Virginia, is the contracting activity.  (Awarded Oct. 12, 2017)

Huntington Ingalls Inc., Newport News, Virginia, is being awarded a $65,146,016 cost-plus-fixed-fee, firm-fixed-price modification to a previously awarded contract (N00024-16-C-4316) to accomplish the repair, maintenance, upgrades, and modernization efforts on USS Helena (SSN 725) dry-docking selected restricted availability.  Work will be performed in Newport News, Virginia, and is expected to be completed by April 2018.  Fiscal 2018 operations and maintenance (Navy) funds in the amount of $62,700,000 will be obligated at time of award and will expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, District of Columbia, is the contracting activity.

General Dynamics Electric Boat Corp., Groton, Connecticut, is being awarded a $28,599,217 cost-plus-fixed-fee modification to a previously awarded contract (N00024-17-C-2104) to exercise options for reactor plant planning yard services for nuclear-powered submarines and support yard services for the Navy’s moored training ships.  The option exercise will provide for furnishing, fabricating, or acquiring such materials, supplies, and services as may be necessary to perform the functions of the planning yard for reactor plants and associated portions of the propulsion plants for nuclear powered submarines and support yard for moored training ships.  Work will be performed in Groton, Connecticut (90 percent); and Charleston, South Carolina (10 percent), and is expected to be completed by September 2018.  Fiscal 2018 operations and maintenance (Navy); and fiscal 2017 other procurement (Navy) funding in the amount of $10,914,114 will be obligated at time of award, and funding in the amount of $5,900,000 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, District of Columbia, is the contracting activity.

Northrop Grumman Systems Corp., Bethpage, New York, is being awarded $20,093,330 modification P00015 to a previously awarded cost-plus-fixed-fee indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract (N68936-14-D-0018) to provide additional funding in support of airborne electronic attack system enhancements for the AN/ALQ-218(V) 2 receiver on the EA-18G aircraft.  Work will be performed in Point Mugu, California, and is expected to be completed in July 2019.  No funds will be obligated at time of award.  Funds will be obligated on individual task orders as they are issued.  The Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division, Point Mugu, California, is the contracting activity.

Huntington Ingalls Inc., Newport News, Virginia, is being awarded a $7,008,313 cost-plus-fixed-fee modification to a previously awarded contract (N00024-17-C-2103) to exercise options for planning and design yard functions for standard Navy valves in support of nuclear-powered submarines and aircraft carriers.  Work will be performed in Newport News, Virginia, and is expected to be completed by September 2018.  Fiscal 2018 operations and maintenance (Navy) funding in the amount of $1,400,000 will be obligated at time of award, and funds in the amount of $1,400,000 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, District of Columbia, is the contracting activity.