$6M for Harnesses from Federal Prison Industries
UNICOR Federal Prison Industries in Washington, DC won a maximum $6 million firm fixed price contract as an add on to an existing long-term contract (SP0406-05-D-4061) for Weapons Systems Cable Assemblies and Wiring Harnesses to be provided to U.S. Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, and Federal Civilian Agencies.
This contract will be performed in Washington, DC; Danbury, CT; Fairton, NJ; Lexington, KY; Lompoc, CA; Loretto, PA; Memphis, TN; and Oxford, WI. Performance completion date is March 16, 2006. This was a Internet based proposal and received eight responses. The Defense Supply Center Richmond (DSCR) in Richmond, VA (SP0406-05-D-4061). Note that there is some ongoing controversy with UNICOR awards, as the U.S. small business advocacy organization NFIB has issues with what it claims are UNICOR’s advantages in the contracting process.