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Contractor: Ceradyne, Incorporated
Ceradyne, Inc., Costa Mesa, California, was awarded a $36,610,608 modification (P00016) to contract W91CRB-13-C-0046 for the vital torso protection program which consists of the procurement of four hard armor protective inserts inclusive of the enhanced small arms protective insert, the enhanced side ballistic insert, the x-small arms protective insert, and the x-side ballistic insert. The government is issuing this modification to procure 30,831 additional enhanced small arms protective inserts. Work will be performed in Costa Mesa, California, with an estimated completion date of August 26, 2017. Fiscal 2016 operations and maintenance funds in the amount of $36,610,608 were obligated at the time of the award. Army Contracting Command, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland, is the contracting activity.
Total Contract Value: $36,610,608