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Contractor: L-3 Chesapeake Sciences Corporation
L-3 Chesapeake Sciences Corp., Millersville, Maryland, is being awarded a $46,598,315 cost-plus-fixed-fee, firm-fixed-price, and cost-plus-incentive-fee contract for the development and production of a first article TB-29X thin line towed array assembly, first article towed array receiver unit, production towed array assemblies, production towed array receiver units, test sets, shipping reels, technical manual, technical curriculum, and provisioned item orders. The TB-29X is a thin line towed array passive sonar receiver installed aboard Navy submarines. The TB-29X array is in the same form factor as the TB-29 array; however, it offers increased capability, greater reliability and reduced obsolescence. This contract includes options which, if exercised, would bring the cumulative value of this contract to $238,235,578. Work will be performed in Millersville, Maryland (64 percent); Syracuse, New York (35 percent); and Norfolk, Virginia (1 percent), and is expected to be completed by May 2018. Fiscal 2016 other procurement (Navy); and fiscal 2016 research, development, testing, and evaluation (Navy) funding in the amount of $23,842,155 will be obligated at time of award and will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured via the Federal Business Opportunities website, with two offers received. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, District of Columbia, is the contracting activity (N00024-16-C-6251).
Total Contract Value: $46,598,315