5 p.m. ET
September 10, 2013
Raytheon Co., Tucson, Ariz., is being awarded a $136,248,637 contract for MK15 Phalanx Close-In Weapon System (CIWS) upgrades and conversions, system overhauls and associated hardware. The CIWS is a fast-reaction terminal defense against low- and high-flying, high-speed maneuvering anti-ship missile threats that have penetrated all other defenses. The CIWS is an integral element of the Fleet Defense In-Depth concept and the Ship Self-Defense Program. This contract includes options which, if exercised, would bring the cumulative value of this contract to $231,000,000. This contract provides purchases for the U.S. Navy (80 percent), Japan (15 percent), the U.S. Army (4 percent) and Pakistan (1 percent) under the foreign military sales (FMS) program. Work will be performed in Louisville, Ky. (26 percent); Anaheim, Calif. (16 percent); Melbourne, Fla. (11 percent); Dayton, Ohio (11 percent); Syracuse, N.Y. (10 percent); McKinney, Texas (5 percent); Andover, Mass. (5 percent); Bloomington, Minn. (5 percent); Radford, Va. (5 percent); Salt Lake City, Utah (3 percent); and Tucson, Ariz. (3 percent), and is expected to be completed by September 2017. Fiscal 2013 operations and maintenance, Navy, fiscal 2013 weapons procurement, Navy, FMS, fiscal 2013 shipbuilding and conversion, Navy, fiscal 2013 other procurement, Army funding in the amount of $136,248,637 will be obligated at time of award. Contract funds in the amount of $54,956,272 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured in accordance with FAR 6.302-1(a)(2)(iii) - only one responsible source and no other supplies or services will satisfy agency requirements. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity (N00024-13-C-5406).
FLIR Systems Inc., Wilsonville, Ore., is being awarded a $49,900,000 firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for the repair and sustainment of the electro-optic sensors systems for the Ground Based Operational Surveillance System. Work will be performed in Wilsonville, Ore., and is expected to be completed by September 2018. Fiscal 2013 operations and maintenance, Marine Corps contract funds in the amount of $3,171,681 will be obligated at time of award and will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured in accordance with the statutory authority of 10 U.S.C. 2304(c)(1) as implemented by FAR 6.302-1, only one responsible source and no other supplies or services will satisfy agency requirements. Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane, Ind., is the contracting activity (N00164-13-D-JQ38).