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Contractor: Ball Aerospace Corporation
Department: Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency
Ball Aerospace Corp., Boulder, Colo., is being awarded a $36,928,217 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract (HR0011-10-C-0157). The work is for the Moire Program, which seeks to provide persistent, real-time, tactical video, and missile launch detection and tracking to the war fighter through the development of diffractive membrane optics may facilitate low-cost geosynchronous imaging. Work will be performed in Broomfield, Colo. (73.2 percent); Livermore, Calif. (7.2 percent); Goleta, Calif. (17.2 percent); and Huntsville, Ala. (2.4 percent). Work is expected to be completed by Feb. 10, 2013. The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency is the contracting activity.
Total Contract Value: $36,928,217