According to the Department of Defense, “Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) was awarded on May 10 a $142, 086, 975 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for Joint Improvised Explosive Device Defeat Organization Counter-Improvised Explosive Device Operational Integration Center Analytical Support Team supplement. Work is to be performed in Reston, Va. (60 percent), and Afghanistan (40 percent), with an estimated completion date of April 29, 2013. Four bids were solicited with three bids received. Research, Development and Engineering Command – Contracting Center, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md., is the contracting activity (W91CRB-08-D-0024).
General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) was awarded on May 10 a $20, 479, 783 basic ordering agreement with firm-fixed-price delivery orders. This award is made under the terms of the existing basic ordering agreement for the small caliber ammunition second source prime contractor for the production of 5.56mm; 7.62mm; and caliber, 50 small arms ammunition. This ammunition is used in M4 carbines; M16A2 rifles; M249 light machine guns, 5.56mm; M240 series machineguns, 7.62mm; and M2 and other caliber, 50 heavy machine guns. Work is to be performed in St. Petersburg, Fla., with an estimated completion date of Oct. 27, 2011. Bids were solicited on the World Wide Web with two bids received. HQ, U.S. Army Field Support Command, Rock Island, Ill., is the contracting activity (W52P1J-05-G-0002).”