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Defense Contracts Announced for 10/17/2012



Because every contract becomes part of the overall MiC story - defense contracts announced for 10/17/2012.



(6) contracts listed below were reported by the United States Department of Defense on 10/17/2012. There were a total of (6) defense contracts reported. * Indicates a "small business" classification per the US DoD. ** indicates a "small disadvantaged business" per the US DoD.


NOTE: the US DoD only publicly reports contracts valued at $6.5 million USD or greater.



Contractor: Northrop Grumman Corporation
Department: Air Force

Contract Details: Northrop Grumman Corp., San Diego, Calif., (FA8528-13-C-0005) is being awarded a $88,000,000 cost plus fixed fee contract for logistics support for the RQ-4 Global Hawk fielded Block 30 weapon system. The location of the performance is San Diego, Calif. Work is expected to be completed by Oct. 12, 2013. The contracting activity is AFLCMC/WIKBA, Robins Air Force Base, Ga.

Total Contract Value: $88,000,000

Contractor: Deere and Company
Department: Defense Logistics Agency

Contract Details: Deere and Co., Cary, N.C., was awarded contract SPM8EC-13-D-0001. The award is a fixed price with economic price adjustment contract with a maximum $87,500,000 for procurement of commercial type agricultural equipment. Other locations of performance are Iowa and Maryland. Using military services are Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, and federal civilian agencies. There were eight solicitations with eight responses. Type of appropriation is fiscal 2013 through fiscal 2018 Defense Working Capital Funds. The date of performance completion is Oct. 16, 2017. The contracting activity is the Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support, Philadelphia, Pa.

Total Contract Value: $87,500,000

Contractor: Reinhart Foodservice LLC
Department: Defense Logistics Agency

Contract Details: Reinhart Foodservice L.L.C., Valdosta, Ga., was awarded contract SPM300-13-D-3586. The award is a fixed price with economic price adjustment, bridge contract with a maximum $35,008,864 for prime vendor full line food service distribution. There are no other locations of performance. Using military service is Navy. There was one response to the Web solicitation. Type of appropriation is fiscal 2013 Manual Funds. The date of performance completion is Oct. 16, 2013. The contracting activity is the Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support, Philadelphia, Pa.

Total Contract Value: $35,008,864

Contractor: Symetrics Industries LLC
Department: Air Force

Contract Details: Symetrics Industries L.L.C., Melbourne, Fla., (FA8523-13-D-0001) is being awarded a $19,932,412 requirements and production contract to fabricate, integrate, test and deliver line replaceable units and shop replaceable units. The location of the performance is Melbourne, Fla. Work is expected to be completed by Oct. 16, 2014. The contracting activity is AFLCMC/WNKCA, Robins Air Force Base, Ga.

Total Contract Value: $19,932,412

Contractor: Bell Helicopter Textron
Department: Defense Logistics Agency

Contract Details: Bell Helicopter Textron, Fort Worth, Texas, was awarded contract W58RGZ-12-G-0001-THBD. The award is a firm fixed price, sole source contract with a maximum $8,613,657 for blade assemblies. There are no other locations of performance. Using military service is Navy. There was one solicitation with one response. Type of appropriation is fiscal 2013 Navy Working Capital Funds. The date of performance completion is April 31, 2014. The contracting activity is the Defense Logistics Agency Aviation, Philadelphia, Pa.

Total Contract Value: $8,613,657

Contractor: Bell Helicopter Textron
Department: Defense Logistics Agency

Contract Details: Bell Helicopter Textron, Fort Worth, Texas, was awarded contract W58RGZ-12-G-0001-THBE. The award is a firm fixed price, sole source contract with a maximum $6,563,718 for yoke assemblies. There are no other locations of performance. Using military service is Navy. There was one solicitation with one response. Type of appropriation is fiscal 2013 Navy Working Capital Funds. The date of performance completion is Dec. 31, 2016. The contracting activity is the Defense Logistics Agency Aviation, Philadelphia, Pa.

Total Contract Value: $6,563,718