By Government Contracts Editorial Staff
Navy Awards $224 Million Support Contract. Booz Allen Hamilton, McLean, Virginia; CACI Inc. – Federal, Chantilly, Virginia; Deloitte & Touche LLP, Arlington, Virginia; Systems Planning and Analysis Inc., Alexandria, Virginia; and Whitney, Bradley & Brown Inc., Reston, Virginia, are awarded an estimated $68,606,390 multiple-award cost-plus-fixed-fee, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contracts that will include terms and conditions for the placement of both cost-plus-fixed-fee and firm-fixed-price task orders to provide contractor support of strategic assessment and planning; manpower assessment; planning and programming analysis support; financial program management; manpower, personnel, training and education program and policy assessment and management; and quantitative analysis, forecasting, performance assessment, and research, development, test and evaluation program management support in support of the Deputy Chief of Naval Operations (DCNO) manpower, personnel, training and education domain comprised of the DCNO, the Bureau of Naval Personnel, Navy Personnel Command, the Navy Manpower Analysis Center, Commander Naval Education and Training, and Commander Navy Recruiting Command. The contracts will run concurrently and will include a 36-month base ordering period and two 36-month optional ordering periods which if exercised, the total value of this contract will be $223,902,299. Work will be performed in Millington, Tennessee (50 percent); Arlington, Virginia (30 percent); Pensacola, Florida (10 percent); various locations throughout the continental U.S. (8 percent); and various contractor facilitates (2 percent). The base ordering period of the contract is expected to be completed by August 2021; if all options are exercised, the ordering period will be completed by August 2027. Fiscal 2018 operations and maintenance (Navy) funds in the amount of $50,000 will be obligated ($10,000 on each of the five contracts to fund the contracts’ minimum amounts) and funds will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured for the award of multiple contracts pursuant to the authority set forth in FAR 16.504. The requirement was solicited through the Federal Business Opportunities website, with 11 offers received. Naval Supply Systems Command Fleet Logistics Center Norfolk, Contracting Department Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, is the contracting activity.
Defense Logistics Agency Awards $186 Million Contract for Spare Aircraft Parts. The Boeing Co., St. Louis, Missouri, has been awarded a maximum $186,198,000 undefinitized contractual action delivery order against a five-year base contract with one five-year option period for F/A-18 aircraft spare parts. This was a sole-source acquisition using justification 10 U.S. Code 2304(c)(1), as stated in Federal Acquisition Regulation 6.302-1. Location of performance is Missouri, with a June 28, 2024, performance completion date. Using service is Navy. Type of appropriation is fiscal 2018 through 2024 Navy working capital funds. The contracting activity is the Defense Logistics Agency Aviation, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Awarded July 26, 2018)
Air Force Modifies Aircraft Sustainment Contract by $186 Million. Lockheed Martin Aeronautics, Marietta, Georgia, has been awarded a $185,580,265 cost-plus-incentive-fee modification to contract for the C-130J long-term sustainment. Work will be performed in Marietta, Georgia, and is expected to be completed by July 31, 2019. Fiscal 2018 operations and maintenance procurement funds in the amount of $77,814,520 are being obligated at the time of award. Total cumulative face value of the contract is now $331,658,989. Air Force Life Cycle Management Center, Robins Air Force Base, Georgia, is the contracting activity.
Navy Issues $172 Million Modification to Aircraft Production Contract. Lockheed Martin Corp., Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Co., Fort Worth, Texas, is being awarded a $171,705,115 cost-plus-fixed-fee modification to a previously awarded F-35 Lightning II low rate initial production Lot 11 contract. This modification authorizes the procurement of diminishing manufacturing sources redesign activities in support of the F-35 Lightning II air system. Work will be performed in Fort Worth, Texas, and is expected to be completed in January 2024. Fiscal 2016 aircraft procurement (Air Force); fiscal 2018 aircraft procurement (Navy and Marine Corps); and international partner funds in the amount of $171,705,115 are being obligated at time of award, $68,654,573 of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This modification combines purchases for the Air Force ($68,654,573; 39.99 percent); Navy ($34,327,287; 19.99 percent); Marine Corps ($34,327,287; 19.99 percent); and international partners ($34,395,968; 20.03 percent). The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.
Navy Awards $166 Million Contract for Material and Engineering. Huntington Ingalls Inc., Pascagoula, Mississippi, is being awarded a $165,510,883 cost-plus-fixed-fee, not-to-exceed contract for procurement of long lead time material and non-recurring engineering activities in support of LPD 30, the first Flight II ship of the LPD 17 Amphibious Transport Dock ship class. Work will be performed in Pascagoula, Mississippi (37 percent); Beloit, Wisconsin (19 percent); Devens, Massachusetts (7 percent); King of Prussia, Pennsylvania (6 percent); York, Pennsylvania (6 percent); Brunswick, Georgia (6 percent); Sumter, South Carolina (4 percent); Muscatine, Iowa (3 percent); Walpole, Massachusetts (3 percent); and Warminster, Pennsylvania (2 percent), with other efforts performed at various sites (less than 1 percent) throughout the U.S. (7 percent). Work is expected to be completed by December 2020. Fiscal 2018 shipbuilding and conversion (Navy) funding in the amount of $81,927,887 will be obligated at the 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 USC 2304(c)(1): only one responsible source and no other supplies or services will satisfy agency requirements. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, District of Columbia, is the contracting activity.
Air Force Awards $101 Million Contract for Laboratory Personnel. National Academy of Sciences, Washington, District of Columbia, has been awarded a $100,791,424 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, hybrid firm-fixed-price/cost-reimbursable contract for the enlistment and hiring of highly-qualified, non-government, Ph.D.-level scientists and engineers on limited-term appointments as research associates in Air Force laboratories. Services include attracting applicants (outreach, promotion and recruitment); conducting board/review panels; and managing and executing the program. Work will be performed in Washington, District of Columbia, and is expected to be completed by July 31, 2023. This award is the result of a competitive acquisition, and four offers were received. Fiscal 2018-2023 research and development funds are to be obligated at the task order level. Therefore, no funds are being obligated at the time of award. The Air Force Office of Scientific Research, Arlington, Virginia, is the contracting activity.
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