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Contractor: Sierra Nevada Corporation ACM Systems
Sierra Nevada Corp., ACM Systems, Sparks, Nev., is being awarded a $7,190,566 cost-plus-award-fee, firm-fixed-price, cost-only contract for the design, development and delivery of seven development models for Spiral 3.1 Dismounted Counter Radio-Controlled Improvised Explosive Device Electronic Warfare (CREW) systems, including engineering support services, training, maintenance and repair. The requirement is to meet urgent Department of Defense (DoD) requirements in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom. Dismounted CREW systems are one element of the DoDís Joint Counter RCIED Electronic Warfare program. Spiral 3.1 CREW systems are dismounted electronic jammers designed to prevent the initiation of Radio-Controlled Improvised Explosive Devices. This contract is for the rapid development and demonstration of CREW technology and systems to meet the evolving threat-based timeline and for greater flexibility in meeting the CREW mission. This development will address the worldwide threat as well as the Central Command Area of Responsibility, and their urgent needs identified for emerging threats. This contract will also advance the CREW technology and bridge the capability gap between current systems and future systems. The Navy manages the joint CREW program for Office of the Secretary of Defense, Joint IED Defeat Organization. Work will be performed in Rancho Cordova, Calif., and is expected to be completed by Jun 2009. Contract funds in the amount of $7,190,566, will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured and advertised via the Internet, with 16 offers received. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington Navy Yard, D.C., is the contracting activity. (N00024-08-C-6307)
Total Contract Value: $7,190,566