Major Contract Awards

Navy Issues $435 Million Modification to CH-53K Test Aircraft Contract. Sikorsky Aircraft Corp., Stratford, Conn., is being awarded a $435,315,279 modification to a previously-awarded cost-plus-incentive-fee contract to procure four CH-53K System Demonstration Test Article aircraft. Work will be performed in Stratford, Conn. (17 percent); West Palm Beach, Fla. (17 percent); Wichita, Kan. (15 percent); Salt Lake City, Utah (10 percent); St. Louis, Mo. (4 percent); Bridgeport, W.Va. (3 percent); Windsor Locks, Conn. (3 percent); Ft. Walton Beach, Fla. (2 percent); Redmond, Wash. (2 percent); Forest, Ohio (2 percent); Jackson, Miss. (2 percent); Cudahy, Wis.(2 percent); Irvine, Calif. (2 percent); Kent, Wash. (1.2 percent); Bristol, United Kingdom (1 percent); Phoenix, Ariz. (1 percent); Chesterfield, Mo. (1 percent); Los Angeles, Calif. (1 percent); Rochester, United Kingdom (1 percent); Buckinhamshire, United Kingdom (1 percent); Longueil, Quebec, Canada (1 percent); Cedar Rapids, Iowa (.8 percent); Twinsburg, Ohio (.8 percent); St. Clair, Pa. (.5 percent), and various other locations (8.7 percent). The work is expected to be completed in June 2017. Fiscal 2013 Research, Development, Test & Evaluation, Navy contract funds in the amount of $48,137,874 will be 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, Md., is the contracting activity.

Defense Logistics Agency Awards $327 Million Contract for Commercial Cranes. Terex Corp., Fredericksburg, Va., has been awarded a maximum $327,500,000 fixed-price with an economic-price-adjustment contract. This contract is a five-year term for the procurement of commercial type cranes. Locations of performance are Virginia, Italy, France, Germany, Iowa, and South Dakota with a May 30, 2018 performance completion date. Using military services are Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, and federal civilian agencies. 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.

Navy Awards $193 Million Contract for Fire Fighting Trucks. Oshkosh Corp., Oshkosh, Wis., is being awarded an estimated $192,852,826 firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for the procurement of P-19R Aircraft Rescue Fire Fighting vehicles, support and sustainment, to replace the current fleet of truck, firefighting, aircraft crash and structure fire, A/S32 P-19A for the Marine Corps. Work will be performed in Oshkosh, Wis., and work is expected to be completed by May 29, 2018. Fiscal 2013 Research Development Test & Evaluation funds in the amount of $2,727,688 will be obligated at the time of award, and will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured via the Federal Business Opportunities website, with three offers received. The Marine Corps Systems Command, Quantico, Va., is the contracting activity.

Army Awards $136 Million Modification to MH-60R Aircraft Contract. Sikorsky Aircraft Corp., Stratford, Conn., was awarded a $135,822,257 modification to a previously-awarded firm-fixed-price, foreign military sales contract, for the procurement of Navy MH-60R green aircraft in support of Denmark. The cumulative total face value of this contract is $4,955,310,889. Fiscal 2013 Procurement funds are being obligated on this award. The Army Contracting Command, Redstone Arsenal, Ala., is the contracting activity.