According to DOD: Lockheed Martin Space Systems Co., Sunnyvale, Calif., is being awarded a $61,092,053 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for engineering services and various low-value missile test hardware to support common missile compartment (CMC) strategic weapon systems (SWS) integration and design/development for nozzle shield retention testing and for architectural and engineering services for design and modification services for the SWS Ashore Program. This contract provides for integrating the Trident II missile and reentry SWS subsystems into the CMC for the Ohio replacement and United Kingdom (UK) successor programs and designing a testing fixture for nozzle shield retention, and designing an integrated test facility that will be compatible with existing and new submarine fleets. Efforts will address integration impacts to the deployed and expected future configurations of the Trident II SWS. Work will be performed at Cape Canaveral, Fla. (52 percent); Sunnyvale, Calif. (33 percent); Magna, Utah (7 percent); Groton, Conn. (2 percent); Titusville, Fla. (1 percent); and other locations of less than one percent, with an expected completion date of Dec. 18, 2018. The maximum dollar value is $61,092,053. Fiscal 2014, 2015, and 2016 research, development, test and evaluation contract funds in the amounts of $35,219,047, $9,510,217, and $6,711,826 respectively; fiscal 2014 operations and maintenance, Navy contract funds in the amount of $21,100; fiscal 2014 weapons procurement, Navy contract funds in the amount of $3,914,186; and fiscal 2014, 2015, and 2016 United Kingdom contract funds in the amounts of $3,913,228, $1,056,691, and $745,758 respectively are being obligated at time of award. Contract funds in the amount of $21,100 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was a sole source acquisition in accordance with 10 U.S.C. 2304(c)(1). Strategic Systems Programs, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity (N00030-14-C-0013).