DEFENSE INFORMATIONS SYSTEMS AGENCY

American Systems Corp., Chantilly, Virginia, was awarded a competitive single award, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for test, evaluation, and certification services. The face value of this action has a contract ceiling of $1,010,000,000. The minimum guarantee of $10,000 will be satisfied through the issuance of the first task order, which will be funded by fiscal 2023 research, development, test, and evaluation appropriations. The ordering period for the base period is Dec. 2, 2022, to Dec. 1, 2026, with one five-year option period and one one-year option period through Dec. 1, 2032. The Defense Information Technology Contracting Organization, Scott Air Force Base, Illinois, is the contracting activity (HC102823D0001).

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ARMY

The Morganti Group Inc., Danbury, Connecticut, was awarded a $48,500,000 firm-fixed-price contract to execute sustainment, restoration and modernization projects at various installations in Jordan. Bids were solicited via the internet with 10 received. Work locations and funding will be determined with each order, with an estimated completion date of Nov. 22, 2027. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Middle East District, is the contracting activity (W912ER-23-D-0001).

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DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY

Quidel Corp., San Diego, California (SPE2DE-23-D-0009); Access Bio Inc., Somerset, New Jersey (SPE2DE-23-D-0011); iHealth Labs, Sunnydale, California (SPE2DE-23-D-0012); and Orasure Technologies, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania (SPE2DE-23-D-0010), are sharing a maximum $803,000,000 firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract under solicitation SPE2DE-22-R-0013 for the procurement of over-the-counter rapid antigen COVID-19 test kits.   more...
The Department of Defense announced awards to 147 university researchers totaling $59 million under the Defense University Research Instrumentation Program (DURIP). These awards will finance the purchase of research equipment at 77 institutions across 30 states in Fiscal Year (FY) 2023, enabling universities to perform state-of-the-art research that augments current and develops new capabilities.

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The Department of Defense has awarded a $78,011,069 grant from the Office of Local Defense Community Cooperation to the Sierra Sands School District to replace the current Richmond Elementary School facility with a new school on Naval Air Weapons Station China Lake.

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NAVY

General Dynamics, Bath Iron Works, Bath, Maine, is awarded an $181,983,583 cost-plus-award-fee modification against previously awarded contract N00024-19-C-4452, DDG-51 Planning Yard Services. This modification exercises the final option period for the continuation of integrated planning yard services and long lead-time material for the Arleigh Burke-class ships. Work will be performed in Bath, Maine, and is expected to be completed by January 2024. Fiscal 2023 other procurement (Navy) funds in the amount of $2,346,518 (51%); and fiscal 2023 operations and maintenance (Navy) funds in the amount of $2,251,962 (49%) will be obligated at the time of award. Operations and maintenance (Navy) funding will expire at the end of the current fiscal year; however, 10 U.S. Code 2410(a) authority will be invoked to allow the period of performance to be extended past the funding expiration date of Sept. 30, 2023. The Supervisor of Shipbuilding, Conversion, and Repair, Bath, Maine, is the contracting activity.

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