SAIC Continues Technical Support for NSWC Crane DivisionFeb 22, 2010 15:28 UTC by Defense Industry Daily staff
Science Applications International Corp. in McLean, VA received a task order from the US Naval Sea Systems Command’s Naval Surface Warfare Center (NSWC) Crane Division in Crane, IN to provide technical and engineering support for its Joint Special Operations Response Department (JSORD). The department provides specialized training and support in sensors, communications, mobility, maneuverability, and special munitions and weapons.
The follow-on task order has a 2-year base period of performance, 3 one-year options, and a total value of more than $351 million, if all options are exercised. The task order was awarded under the Navy’s $5.3 billion SeaPort-Enhanced (Seaport-e) umbrella contract. SAIC’s Seaport-e contract number is N00178-04-D-4119.
This task order follows others awarded to SAIC to support NSWC Crane’s JSORD…
Contracts and Key Events
Feb 22/10: SAIC announces it received a task order to provide technical and engineering support to the NSWC Crane Division’s Joint Special Operations Response Department (JSORD). The follow-on task order has a 2-year base period of performance, 3 one-year options, and a total value of more than $351 million, if all options are exercised. Work will be performed at NSWC Crane facilities in Crane, IN.
Under the task order, SAIC will provide services in areas including scientific and engineering analysis; test and evaluation; technical data and integrated logistics support; field engineering; and configuration and data management. These services will support JSORD sensor and weapon programs, with emphasis on electro-optic systems.
Nov 13/07: SAIC announces it received a task order to provide technical support to the JSORD’s Small Arms Weapons Division. The single-award contract has a 24-month base period and 3 one-year options, with a total value of $47 million if all options are exercised. This is a follow-on contract to the NSWC Crane Division Omnibus Contract held by SAIC. Work will be performed primarily at Crane, IN.
Services include scientific and engineering analysis and studies, test and evaluation, technical data support, field engineering, integrated logistics support, configuration management, facility engineering, management support services, overhaul and maintenance and data management support.
Oct 3/07: SAIC announces it received 2 task orders to provide technical support to the JSORD’s Conventional Ammunition and Night Vision Program Office, the Munitions Division, Business Resource Management Division, and Operations and Assessment Division. Both single-award contracts are cost-plus-fixed-fee with 24-month base periods and 3 one-year options. The 1st contract has a total value of more than $47 million, if all options are exercised. The 2nd contract has a total value of more than $27 million, if all options are exercised. They are both follow-on contracts to the NSWC Crane Division Omnibus Contract.
Through these 2 contracts, SAIC will provide professional engineering and technical data support services to design pyrotechnics and demolition devices; engineering and logistics services for in-service ammunition during manufacture, use, maintenance, demilitarization, conventional ammunition acquisition and disposal; engineering test and evaluation services, including the simulation of environmental conditions for pyrotechnics and conventional ammunition and strategic weapons systems; and in-service engineering agent services for the US Marine Corps.