The U.S. Department of Defense has recently awarded the following notable contract related to the fields of chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear (CBRN) or explosives countermeasures, equipment or services:
Atlas North America LLC, Virginia Beach, Virginia, is being awarded a $14,085,779 firm-fixed-priced, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity requirements contract for depot level repair, maintenance, modifications, engineering services and spare parts for the AN/SLQ-60 Surface Mine Neutralization System (SMNS) to support the Navy for the currently deployed mine countermeasures legacy systems.
The SMNS provides neutralization of shallow and deep-water mines located by the AN/AQS-24A Mine Detecting Set, and/or other mine countermeasures assets. The system is used by Navy ships and helicopters.
This contract includes options which, if exercised, would bring the cumulative value of this contract to $76,469,768.
Work will be performed in Panama City Beach, Florida (60 percent); Bahrain (25 percent); Virginia Beach, Virginia (10 percent); S. Korea (2.5 percent); Japan (2.5 percent), and is expected to be completed by March 2016.
This was a sole-source contract action, executed by the Naval Surface Warfare Center Panama City Division, Panama City, Florida (N61331-15-D-0012).