Major Contract Awards

Defense Logistics Agency Awards $872 Million Contract for Fire and Emergency Services Equipment. Atlantic Diving Supply Inc., Virginia Beach, Va.; W.S. Darley Inc., Itasca, Ill.; Unifire, Spokane, Wash.; The Mallory Co., Longview, Wash.; Federal Resources, Stevensville, Md.; and L.N. Curtis & Sons, Oakland, Calif., have been awarded a maximum $872,000,000 firm-fixed-price, tailored logistics support program contract for fire and emergency services equipment. This is a two-year base contract with three one-year option periods. This contract is a competitive acquisition, and eight offers were received. Locations of performance are Virginia, Illinois, Washington, Maryland, and California with an October 30, 2015, performance completion date. Using military services are Army, Navy, Air Force, and Marine Corps. Type of appropriation is fiscal 2014 defense capital revolving funds. The contracting activity is the Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support, Philadelphia, Pa.

Defense Logistics Agency Awards $502 Million Spare Weapons Parts Contract. Honeywell International Inc., Tempe, Ariz., has been awarded a maximum $502,425,544 firm-fixed-price with prospective-price-redetermination, indefinite-quantity contract for purchase of spare parts to support various weapon systems to include aircraft, engines, helicopters, and related hardware. This is a five-year base contract with one four-year option period. This contract was a sole-source acquisition. Locations of performance are Arizona, North Carolina, California, Indiana, Ohio, Michigan, and New Mexico with an October 29, 2018, performance completion date. Using military services are Army, Navy, Air Force, and Marine Corps. Type of appropriation is fiscal 2014 through fiscal 2018 defense working capital funds. Funding will be provided as delivery orders are issued. The contracting activity is the Defense Logistics Agency Aviation, Richmond, Va.

Army Awards $498 Million Contract for Multi-Functional Devices. Xerox Corp., Lewisville, Texas; Canon USA Inc., Arlington, Va.; Cartridge Technologies Inc., Rockville, Md.; Ricoh USA Inc., Malvern, Pa.; Konica Minolta Business Solutions Inc., Vienna, Va.; Lexmark International Inc.; Lexington, Ky.; and KST Data Inc.; Los Angeles, Calif., were awarded a $498,000,000 firm-fixed-price, multiple award task order contract to provide the Army with commercial-off-the-shelf multi-functional devices, and related services that will integrate, modernize and refresh the Army’s base architecture while providing standardized interfaces. Equipment under this program will be available for lease or purchase, and shall be compliant with current Army security standards. This acquisition includes accessories, associated consumable supplies, maintenance, and repair services. Work location and funding will be determined by each order. Bids were solicited via the Internet with seven received. Army Contracting Command, Fort Huachuca, Ariz., is the contracting activity.

Army Awards $475 Million Research and Development Contract. General Dynamics C4 Systems Inc., Taunton, Mass., was awarded a $475,000,000 cost-plus-incentive-fee contract for research and development requirements to support the Warfighter Information Network-Tactical Increment 3. Requirements include the fabrication, assembly, and coding of the configuration items necessary to complete the research and development phase for transition to the production and deployment phase. Support includes evolutionary product integration, testing, and evaluation. Work location and funding will be determined by each order. One offer was solicited and one bid received. Army Contracting Command, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md., is the contracting activity.

Navy Awards $422 Million Modification to Aircraft Support Contract. Lockheed Martin Corp., Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Co., Fort Worth, Texas, is being awarded a $422,063,723 modification with cost-plus-incentive-fee line items to a previously-awarded advance acquisition contract for recurring sustainment support for F-35 Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter aircraft. Sustainment support to be provided includes ground maintenance activities, action request resolution, depot activation activities, Automatic Logistics Information System operations and maintenance, reliability, maintainability, and health management implementation and support, supply chain management, and activities to provide and support pilot and maintainer initial training. Work will be performed in Ft. Worth, Texas (35 percent); El Segundo, Calif. (25 percent); Warton, United Kingdom (20 percent); Orlando, Fla. (10 percent); Nashua, N.H. (5 percent); and Baltimore, Md. (5 percent), and is expected to be completed in October 2014. Fiscal 2012 operations and maintenance, Navy; fiscal 2013 operations and maintenance, Air Force; fiscal 2013 aircraft procurement, Navy; fiscal 2013 aircraft procurement, Air Force; and international partner funds in the amount of $369,304,921 are being obligated on this award, $22,055,168 of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract combines purchases for the Air Force ($188,287,831; 44.6 percent), Marine Corps ($125,641,895; 29.7 percent), the Navy ($66,558,160; 15.8 percent); and the governments of the United Kingdom ($18,291,583; 4.3 percent); the Netherlands ($8,392,726; 2 percent); Australia ($4,856,254; 1.2 percent); Turkey ($2,975,016; .7 percent); Italy ($2,676,868; .6 percent); Canada ($1,933,807; .5 percent); Norway ($1,556,986; .4 percent); and Denmark ($892,597; .2 percent). The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity.

Defense Logistics Agency Awards $331 Million Aviation Fuel Contract. Valero Marketing and Supply Co., San Antonio, Texas, has been awarded a maximum $330,851,251 fixed-price with economic-price-adjustment, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, foreign military sales contract for aviation turbine fuel. This is a one-year base contract plus a 30-day carryover. This contract is a competitive acquisition, and four offers were received. Location of performance is Texas with a November 30, 2014 performance completion date. Using military service is Israel. Type of appropriation is fiscal 2014 foreign military sales funds. The contracting activity is the Defense Logistics Agency Energy, Fort Belvoir, Va.

Navy Awards $198 Million Contract for Nuclear Propulsion Components. Bechtel Plant Machinery Inc., Monroeville, Pa., is being awarded a $197,571,818 modification to previously awarded cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for naval nuclear propulsion components. Work will be performed in Monroeville, Pa. (93 percent), and Schenectady, N.Y. (7 percent). Fiscal 2014 other procurement, Navy funds in the amount of $167,183,261 will be obligated at time of award and will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. No completion date or additional information is provided on naval nuclear propulsion program contracts. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity.

Army Awards $195 Million Howitzer Contract. BAE Systems Land & Armaments LP, York, Pa., was awarded a $195,430,914 fixed-price-plus-incentive contract to procure Paladin Integrated Management low rate initial production of 19 self-propelled Howitzers (SPH), 18 Carrier Ammunition Tracked (CAT) vehicles, 13 SPH Threshold 2 (T2) armor kits, 11 CAT T2 armor kits, and 37 lots of basic issue items. Work will be performed at York, Pa., and 25 locations throughout the United States. Work is expected to be completed February 29, 2016. One bid was solicited and one received. Fiscal 2013 research, development, test and evaluation funds in the amount of $14,612,394 and fiscal 2013 other funds in the amount of $180,818,520 are being obligated on award. Army Contracting Command, Tank and Automotive, Warren, Mich., is the contracting activity .

Army Awards $126 Million Contract for Unmanned Aircraft System Support. AAI Corp., Hunt Valley, Md., was awarded a cost-plus-incentive-fee, option-included contract with a maximum value of $126,262,568 to provide logistics and operational support services to the Army and Marine Corps for shadow tactical unmanned aircraft systems. A portion of this contract includes foreign military sales in support of Australia. Work will performed in Afghanistan. A combination of fiscal 2014 procurement and fiscal 2014 operations and maintenance funds in the amount of $14,397,260 are being obligated on this award. The bid was solicited through the Internet, with one bid received. The Army Contracting Command, Redstone Arsenal, Ala., is the contracting activity.

Navy Awards $111 Million Aircraft Maintenance Contract. Sikorsky Support Services Inc., Stratford, Conn., is being awarded an $110,830,801 indefinite-delivery requirements contract for organizational, intermediate, and depot level maintenance to support T-34, T-44, and T-6 aircraft. In addition this contract provides logistics support including labor, services, facilities, equipment, tools, related support equipment, and direct and indirect material to support 92 T-34, 54 T-44, 42 T-6A, and 181 T-6B aircraft based at the Naval Air Station (NAS) Corpus Christi, Texas, NAS Whiting Field, Fla., and NAS Pensacola, Fla. Work will be performed in Corpus Christi, Texas (50 percent), Whiting Field, Fla. (39 percent), Pensacola, Fla. (8 percent), and various sites within the continental United States (3 percent), and work is expected to be completed in October 2014. Contract funds will not be obligated at time of award. Funding will be obligated upon issuance of task orders. This contract was competitively procured via limited competition and two offers were solicited and received. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity.