8 to bid on $93M Navy education-training contract
- By David Hubler
- Mar 09, 2012
The Navy has selected eight contractors to provide education training products and services for the Naval Education Training Command under a cost-plus-fixed-fee, firm-fixed-price multiple-award contract with a maximum value of $97.3 million, according to a March 8 Defense Department announcement.
The winning contractors will compete to provide support and services to the Naval Education Training and Professional Development and Technology Center, which works to educate Navy sailors in a variety of ways.
The eight contractors are:
- URS Federal Inc.
- Raytheon Technical Services Co.
- Technical Software Services
- Camber Corp.
- General Dynamics Information Technology
- Northrop Grumman Corp.
- Logistics Services International Inc.
- Sonalysts Inc.
The minimum amount of the contract will be $25,000 to be divided among the eight awarded contracts.
Ninety percent of the work will be performed in Pensacola, Fla., and the remaining will be divided among the eight contractors.
Expected completion is March 6, 2013. If all options are exercised, work will continue to March 6, 2015.
This contract was competitively procured under a full and open competition and solicited through the Navy Electronic Commerce Online and Federal Business Opportunities websites, with 28 offers received.
The Fleet Logistics Center Norfolk in Philadelphia, Pa., is the contracting activity.
David Hubler is the former print managing editor for GCN and senior editor for Washington Technology. He is freelance writer living in Annandale, Va.