Advanced Technology International (ATI), Summerville, South Carolina, is awarded a $100,000,000 expenditure-based other transaction agreement (OTA) for an information warfare research project. Work will be performed in Summerville, South Carolina, and other various places depending on the award of prototype project awards (PPAs). Work on this contract has an expiration date of June 2021. No funds are being obligated at the time of award. Contract is incrementally funded. Fiscal 2018 research, development, test and evaluations funds will be placed on the PPAs that will be placed under the OTA. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured via a Program Announcement, with six offers received. Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Atlantic, North Charleston, South Carolina, is the contracting activity (N65236-18-9-0001).
Raytheon Co., Tucson, Arizona, is awarded a $29,688,168 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for the Low Cost UAV Swarming Technology (LOCUST) Innovative Naval Prototype (INP). Work will be performed in Tucson, Arizona, and work is expected to be completed by Jan. 25, 2020. Fiscal 2018 research, development, test and evaluation (Navy) funds in the amount of $7,129,599 will be obligated at the time of award. No funds will expire at end of current year. This contract was competitively procured under N00014-18-S-B001 entitled, Long-range broad agency announcement (BAA) for Navy and Marine Corps Science and Technology. Since proposals will be 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 (N00014-18-C-1020).
Acosta Inc., Jacksonville, Florida, is being awarded $18,100,000 for an indefinite-delivery requirements contract that includes provisions for economic price adjustment to acquire commercially available items for authorized resale to include food, beverages, tobacco, and personal care items at various locations in support of the Navy Exchange Service Command Ships Store Program. The contract includes a one-year base period and four 12-month option periods, with an option to extend services for a six-month ordering period pursuant to Federal Acquisition Regulation 52.217-8 which if exercised, will reach a total value of $99,550,000. Work will be performed in California (20 percent); Pacific Northwest (10 percent); Japan (10 percent); Hawaii (10 percent); Guam (10 percent); Virginia (10 percent); goods for export (10 percent); Florida (10 percent); and Diego Garcia (10 percent). The delivery period is expected to be completed by June 2019; if all options are exercised, work will be completed by December 2023. No funds will be obligated at the time of award, and funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. Working capital funds (Navy) appropriate for the fiscal year in which each task order is awarded will be obligated as individual task orders are issued. The requirement was sole-sourced pursuant to Federal Acquisition Regulation Part 12 Acquisition of Commercial Items, Part 15 Contracting by Negotiation, and Subpart 16.5 Indefinite Delivery Contracts. Naval Supply Systems Command Fleet Logistics Center Norfolk, Contracting Department, Norfolk, Virginia, is the contracting activity (N00189-18-D-0035).
Armtec Countermeasures Co., Coachella, California, is awarded $9,072,512 for firm-fixed-price job order 0003 under a previously awarded contract (N00164-13-G-WR02) for airborne expendable infrared countermeasures. Airborne expendable infrared countermeasures provide spectrally-tailored infrared signatures to defeat the discrimination logic of advanced missile seeker threats. Work will be performed in Camden, Arkansas, and is expected to be completed by June 2019. Fiscal 2018 procurement of ammunition (Navy and Marine Corps) funding in the amount of $9,072,512 will be obligated at time of award and will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured, in accordance with 10 U.S. Code 2304(c)(1) – only one responsible source and no other supplies or services will satisfy agency requirements. The Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane Division, Crane, Indiana, is the contracting activity.
Bell Boeing Joint Program Office, Amarillo, Texas, is awarded $10,097,044 for modification P00006 to a previously issued delivery order (N001917F1011) placed against basic ordering agreement N00019-17-G-0002. This modification provides for the procurement of software updates to address capability defect packages in support of the V-22 aircraft. Work will be performed in Ridley Park, Pennsylvania (92 percent); and Fort Worth, Texas (8 percent), and is expected to be completed in August 2019. Fiscal 2018 operation and maintenance (Navy) funds in the amount of $10,097,044 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.