PRIME CONTRACT

FA881018C0002

Definitive Contract

OVERVIEW

Government Description
WEATHER SYSTEM FOLLOW-ON - MICROWAVE - SYSTEM DESIGN OF SATELLITE WITH MICROWAVE RADIOMETER AND SENSOR
Place of Performance
Boulder, CO 80301 United States
Pricing
Fixed Price
Set Aside
None
Extent Competed
Full And Open Competition
Est. Average FTE
684
Related Opportunity
FA881017R0004
Notes
Amendment Since initial award the Potential End Date has been shortened from 11/15/32 to 05/15/25 and the Potential Award value has increased 1801871% from $42,497 to $765,783,750.
Subcontracting Plan This Definitive Contract has an Individual Subcontract Plan. The Department of Defense has an overall small business subcontracting goal of 32%
Ball Aerospace & Technologies was awarded Definitive Contract FA8810-18-C-0002 worth up to $785,102,103 by Launch Enterprise Directorate in November 2017. The contract has a duration of 7 years 6 months and was awarded full & open with NAICS 336414 and PSC AR35. As of today, the Definitive Contract has a total reported backlog of $347,781,405 and funded backlog of $62,181,405.

DOD ANNOUNCEMENTS

Nov. 9, 2017: Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp., Boulder, Colorado, has been awarded a $93,713,423 firm-fixed-price contract for weather system follow-on microwave and will provide for system design and risk reduction of a low earth orbit satellite with a passive microwave imaging radiometer instrument and hosted government furnished energetic charged particles sensor.  Work will be performed in Boulder, Colorado, with an expected completion date of Nov. 15, 2019.  Fiscal 2017 research, development, test, and evaluation funds in the amount of $45,843,000 will be obligated at time of award.  This contract was a competitive acquisition and two offers were received.  Space and Missile Systems Center, Los Angeles Air Force Base, California, is the contracting activity (FA8810-18-C-0002).

STATUS
(Open)

Period of Performance
11/15/17
Start Date
5/15/25
Current End Date
5/15/25
Potential End Date
69.0% Complete

Obligations and Backlog
$437.3M
Total Obligated
$499.5M
Current Award
$785.1M
Potential Award
56% Funded
$62.2M
Funded Backlog
$347.8M
Total Backlog

AWARD HIERARCHY

Definitive Contract

FA881018C0002

Subcontracts

-

ACTIVITY TIMELINE

TRANSACTION HISTORY

Modifications to FA881018C0002

COMPETITION

Offers Received
2
Solicitation Procedures
Negotiated Proposal/Quote
Evaluated Preference
None
Commercial Item Acquisition
Commercial Item Procedures Not Used
Simplified Procedures for Commercial Items
No

OTHER CATEGORIZATIONS

Subcontracting Plan
Individual Subcontract Plan
Cost Accounting Standards
Yes
Business Size Determination
Large Business
Defense Program
None
DoD Claimant Code
Missile And Space Systems
IT Commercial Item Category
Not Applicable
AGENCY DETAIL
Awarding Office
FA8810 FA8810 REMOTE SENSOR SYSTEMS PKG
Funding Office
F2TSTA F2TSTA SMC IS
Created By
usercw@sa5700.fa8810
Last Modified By
usercw@sa5700.fa8810
Approved By
usercw@sa5700.fa8810

LEGISLATIVE

Legislative Mandates
None Applicable
Performance District
CO-02
Senators
Michael Bennet
John Hickenlooper
Representative
Joe Neguse
Last Modified: 10/25/22