NAVY L-3 Communications Vertex Aerospace, L.L.C., Madison, Miss., is being awarded a $26,344,361 modification to a previously awarded firm-fixed-price contract (N00019-09-D-0007) to exercise an option for organizational, selected intermediate, and limited depot level maintenance for F-16, F-18, H-60, and E-2C aircraft operated by the adversary squadrons based at Naval Air Station, Fallon, Nev. Work will be performed in Fallon, Nev., and is expected to be completed in October 2012. Contract funds in the amount of $26,344,361 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity. Sikorsky Aircraft Corp., Stratford, Conn., is being awarded a $19,453,196 modification to a previously awarded indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract (N00019-07-D-0004) to exercise an option for security, project engineering, integrated logistics support, VH training, and technical manual updates in support of the VH-60N and VH-3D presidential helicopter fleet. Work will be performed in Stratford, Conn. (88 percent), and Quantico, Va. (12 percent), and is expected to be completed in September 2012. Funds will not be obligated at time of award. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity. Mimar Architects, Inc.*, Baltimore, Md., is being awarded a maximum $10,000,000 firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, architect-engineering contract for civil/structural/architectural/mechanical/electrical/fire protection services in support of projects at military installations throughout the Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) Mid-Atlantic area of responsibility (AOR). The work to be performed provides for architect-engineering services including, but not limited to: building construction and addition of special projects and military construction facilities; general building renovation work; life safety code studies; marine facilities; facility planning; plans; specifications; design-bid-build packages; design-build request for proposal packages; government collateral equipment lists; project preliminary hazard analysis; obtaining permits and regulatory approvals; review of contract submittals; field consultation and inspection during construction; United States Green Building Council leadership in energy and environmental design; checklists and sustainable design reports; operation and maintenance support information; sustainable engineering design practices; and record documentation preparation. Task order 0001 is being awarded at $85,293 to provide support services for the repairs and renovations to Building 534, at Naval Submarine Base New London, Groton, Conn. Work for this task order is expected to be completed by February 2012. Work will be performed in the Mid-Atlantic Northeast AOR including, but not limited to, Rhode Island (20 percent), Maine (20 percent), Connecticut (15 percent), New Jersey (15 percent), Pennsylvania (10 percent), New York (5 percent), New Hampshire (5 percent), Massachusetts (5 percent), Vermont (3 percent), and Delaware (2 percent). Work is expected to be completed by October 2016. Contract funds in the amount of $85,293 are obligated on this award and will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured via the Navy Electronic Commerce Online website, with 65 proposals received. The Naval Facilities Engineering Command, Mid-Atlantic Northeast Integrated Product Team, Norfolk, Va., is the contracting activity (N40085-12-D-1700).DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY Goodrich Aircraft Wheels and Brakes, Troy, Ohio, was issued a modification on the current contract SPRHA1-09-C-0042/P00008. Award is a fixed-price with economic price adjustment contract with a maximum $14,319,535 for C-130 main wheel and brake assemblies. There are no other locations of performance. Using service is Air Force. There were four solicitations made with two responses. Type of appropriation is Improved Item Replacement Program Supply Management Activity using fiscal 2012 funds. The date of performance completion is Sept. 30, 2013. The Defense Logistics Agency Aviation Ogden, Hill Air Force Base, Utah, is the contracting activity.
NAVY Northrop Grumman Shipbuilding - Newport News, Newport News, Va., is being awarded a $67,145,839 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract modification (62793-07-C-0001) for continuation of fiscal 2011 advance planning efforts to prepare and make ready for the defueling and inactivation of the USS Enterprise (CVN 65) and its reactor plants. This effort will provide for all advanced planning, shipchecks, design, documentation, engineering, procurement, fabrication and preliminary shipyard or support facility work. Work will be performed in Newport News, Va., and is expected to complete by Sept. 30, 2011. Contract funds will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured. The Supervisor of Shipbuilding Conversion and Repair, Newport News, Va., is the contracting activity. Northrop Grumman Electronic Systems - Marine Systems, Sunnyvale, Calif., is being awarded a $50,411,925 firm-fixed-price, cost-plus-fixed-fee, cost-plus-incentive-fee contract for United States/United Kingdom fiscal 2011 underwater launcher system support. This contract contains options which, if exercised, will bring the total contract amount to $63,102,296. Work will be performed in Sunnyvale, Calif. (82 percent); Bangor, Wash. (8 percent); Kings Bay, Ga. (8 percent); Bremerton, Wash. (1 percent); and Norfolk, Va. (1 percent). Work is expected to be completed Aug. 31, 2013. Contract funds in the amount of $46,293,697 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured. Navy Strategic Systems Programs, Arlington, Va., is the contracting activity (N00030-11-C-0004).AIR FORCE Rockwell Collins, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, was awarded a maximum $9,000,000 follow-on contract for avionics sustaining engineering services for the C/KC-135 series aircraft fleet. At this time, nothing has been obligated. OO-ALC/GKCK, Tinker Air Force Base, Okla., is the contracting activity (FA8105-11-D-0001).ARMY GM GDLS Defense Group, LLC, Sterling Heights, Mich., was awarded on Oct. 22 a $8,340,249 firm-fixed-price contract. This contract action cuts the modified hull design (double-v hull) into the production of an additional 46 Stryker vehicles. The double-v hull is an integrated solution that provides improved protection levels to support operations in the Operation Enduring Freedom area of responsibility. Work is to be performed in London, Canada (50 percent), and Anniston, Ala. (50 percent), with an estimated completion date of Feb. 29, 2012. One bid was solicited with one bid received. TACOM, CCTA-AIP, Warren, Mich., is the contracting activity (W56HZV-07-D-M112).
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--L-3 Communications (NYSE: LLL) announced today that it intends to release its 2009 third quarter results on Tuesday, October 27, 2009, before the open of the market. In conjunction with this announcement, L-3 will host a conference call on the same day at 11:00 a.m. EDT that will be simultaneously broadcast over the Internet. Michael T. Strianese, chairman, president and chief executive officer, Ralph G. D’Ambrosio, vice president and chief financial officer, and
STAMFORD, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Crane Co. (NYSE: CR) announces the following schedule and teleconference information for its third quarter 2009 earnings release: Earnings Release: October 26, 2009 after close of market by public distribution and the Crane Co. website at www.craneco.com. Teleconference: October 27, 2009 at 10:00 AM (Eastern) hosted by Eric C. Fast, President & CEO, Timothy J. MacCarrick, Vice President & CFO, and Richard E. Koch, Director of Investor Relations and Corpo
COSTA MESA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ceradyne, Inc. (Nasdaq: CRDN) will release financial results for its third quarter ended September 30, 2009 before the market open on Tuesday, October 27, 2009. Management will also conduct a conference call to review the Company’s financial results and the outlook for the balance of 2009. Any investor or interested individual can listen to the teleconference, which is scheduled to begin at 8:00 a.m. PDT (11:00 a.m. EDT) on October 27. To participate in
WILMINGTON, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ahura Scientific, Inc., the leader in field-deployed analytical instruments for human health and public safety, today announced that FirstDefender has been selected as the Best Explosives/Hazmat Detection Product in GSN: Government Security News’ First Annual Homeland Security Awards. The winners were presented their honors at an awards dinner in New York City on Tuesday, October 27, 2009. “We are extremely gratified that the GSN team has recognize