Major Contract Awards

Defense Logistics Agency Awards $633 Million Contract for Material Handling Equipment. Crown Equipment Corp., New Bremen, Ohio, was awarded a fixed-price with economic-price-adjustment contract, one of up to 23 contracts with a maximum $633 million being issued against solicitation for commercial type material handling equipment. Locations of performance are Ohio, Indiana, and North Carolina with a February 7, 2018, performance completion date. Using military services are Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, and federal civilian agencies. There were 25 proposals solicited with 25 responses. Type of appropriation is fiscal 2013 through fiscal 2018 Defense Working Capital Funds. The contracting activity is the Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support, Philadelphia, Pa.