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Contractor: QUASAR Federal Systems, Incorporated
QUASAR Federal Systems, Inc.*, San Diego, Calif., is being awarded a $6,000,000 not-to-exceed, indefinite-delivery, indefinite-quantity contract for a Phase III Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR) Program contract for Topic N05-003 entitled “Shark Weak Electromagnetic (EM) Field Detection for Moving Objects.” The objective of the topic is to develop a covert/low-observable sensor system for detecting and classifying small, slow moving surface or subsurface bodies in coastal shallow water, bays, port areas, or waterways utilizing weak EM signals or field deviations. This technology has broad applications for both DoD and other Defense agencies. Work will be performed in San Diego, Calif., and is expected to be completed in June 2012. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured using SBIR Program Solicitation under Topic N05-003; 21 offers were received. The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, Lakehurst, N.J. is the contracting activity (N68335-07-D-0017).
Total Contract Value: $6,000,000