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Contractor: EDO Communications and Countermeasures Systems
EDO Communications & Countermeasures Systems (EDO CCS), Thousand Oaks, Calif., is being awarded a $171,809,487 firm-fixed-price, time and material/cost-only modification to exercise options on previously awarded contract N00024-07-C-6311, for production and support of 2,250 JCREW 2.1 Radio-Controlled Improvised Explosive Device (RCIED) Electronic Warfare (CREW) systems, to meet urgent Department of Defense (DoD) requirements in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom. Vehicle Mounted CREW systems are one element of the DoDís Joint Counter RCIED Electronic Warfare program. Spiral 2.1 CREW systems are vehicle mounted electronic jammers designed to prevent the initiation of Radio-Controlled Improvised Explosive Devices. This contract is for the urgent procurement and support of CREW systems, to be used by forces in each of the military services of the Central Command Area of Responsibility. The Navy manages the joint CREW program for Office of the Secretary of Defenseís Joint IED Defeat Organization (JIEDDO). Work will be performed in Thousand Oaks (87 percent) and Lancaster (13 percent), Calif., and is expected to be completed by April 2008. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The contract was competitively procured and advertised via the Internet, with 5 proposals received. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity.
Total Contract Value: $171,809,487