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Contractor: Microelectronics Advanced Research Corporation
Department: Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency
Microelectronics Advanced Research Corp. (MARCO), Durham, N.C., was awarded on Nov. 26, 2007, a $10,000,000 modification to a previously awarded other transaction to exercise an option for year two of an anticipated three-year term for phase four of the Focus Center Research Program. Work will be performed in Durham, N.C. (8 percent), Pittsburgh, Pa. (18 percent), Atlanta, Ga. (20 percent), Cambridge, Mass. (17 percent), Berkeley, Calif. (21 percent), and Los Angeles, Calif. (16 percent), and is expected to be completed in Nov. 2008. Funds will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This is a sole source award. The contracting activity is the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, Arlington, Va. (HR0011-07-3-0002).
Total Contract Value: $10,000,000