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Contractor: Gentex Corporation
Department: Defense Logistics Agency
Gentex Corp., Carbondale, Pennsylvania, has been awarded a maximum $7,797,000 firm-fixed-price contract for advanced combat helmets. This was a competitive acquisition with two responses received. This is a seven-month contract with no option periods. The solicitation was issued in accordance with Federal Acquisition Regulation 6.302-2, using justification 10 U.S. Code 2304(c)(2), citing unusual and compelling urgency. Location of performance is Pennsylvania, with an April 30, 2016, performance completion date. Using foreign customer is Afghanistan. Type of appropriation is fiscal 2015 through fiscal 2020 foreign military sale funds. The contracting activity is the Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (SPE1C1-15-C-0015).
Total Contract Value: $7,797,000