ITT Picks Up Half-Billion Dollar Navy Deal; Boeing, Booz Allen Big Winners Also

According to the Department of Defense, “ITT (NYSE: ITT) is being awarded a $455, 026, 747 firm-fixed-price, cost-plus-fixed-fee, cost-only indefinite-delivery/indefinite quantity contract for production of up to 5000 Joint Counter Radio-Controlled Improvised Explosive Device Electronic Warfare (JCREW) 3.2 mounted systems to meet urgent requirements of the Department of Defense in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom.  Mounted JCREW systems are electronic jammers designed to prevent the initiation of radio-controlled improvised explosive devices and are critical to protecting U.S. personnel from the threat posed by improvised explosive devices.  This contract is for the urgent procurement and support of JCREW systems, to be used by forces in each of the military services of the Central Command area of responsibility.  Work will be performed in Thousand Oaks, Calif. (95.35 percent); Annapolis Junction, Md. (3 percent); Charleston, S.C. (1.09 percent); and Clifton, N.J. (0.56 percent).  Work is expected to be completed by September 2014.  Contract funds will not expire at the end of the fiscal year.  This contract was competitively procured via the Federal Business Opportunities website, with two offers received.  The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity (N00024-10-D-6300).

Boeing (NYSE: BA) was awarded an $182, 177, 702 contract which will provide the necessary items to begin production of Wideband Global SATCOM Satellite 7.  At this time, $164, 446, 487 has been obligated.  MCSW/PK, Los Angeles Air Force Base, Calif., is the contracting activity(FA8808-10-C-0001).

Booz Allen Hamilton was awarded a $23, 712, 712 contract which will provide survivability-vulnerability strategic planning, analysis and security analysis for U.S. European Command.  At this time, $3, 983, 124 has been obligated.  55 CONS/LGCD, Offutt Air Force Base, Neb., is the contracting activity (SP0700-03-D-1380; Delivery Order 362).”

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