PRIME CONTRACT

HR001123C0002

Definitive Contract

OVERVIEW

Government Description
DARPA RESEARCH PROJECT
Place of Performance
Redondo Beach, CA 90278 United States
Pricing
Cost Plus Fixed Fee
Set Aside
None
Extent Competed
Full And Open Competition
Est. Average FTE
31
Notes
Subcontracting Plan This Definitive Contract has an Individual Subcontract Plan. The Department of Defense has an overall small business subcontracting goal of 32%
Northrop Grumman Systems Corporation was awarded Definitive Contract HR0011-23-C-0002 worth up to $21,553,434 by Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency through solicitation Modular Efficient Laser Technology (MELT) in October 2022. The contract has a duration of 5 years and was awarded full & open with NAICS 541713 and PSC AC13. As of today, the Definitive Contract has a total reported backlog of $17,631,470 and funded backlog of $3,833,772.

DOD ANNOUNCEMENTS

Oct. 21, 2022: Northrop Grumman Systems Corp., Redondo Beach, California, was awarded a $7,755,736 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for the Modular Efficient Laser Technology (MELT) program. MELT seeks to develop a laser tile as the building block for compact, scalable, panelized high-energy laser (HEL) sources. Work will be performed in Redondo Beach, California (85%); and Goleta, California (15%), with an expected completion date of October 2024. Fiscal 2022 research, development, test and evaluation funds in the amount of $1,428,182 are being obligated at time of award. This contract was a competitive acquisition under Broad Agency Announcement HR001122S0017 and nine offers were received. The Defense Advanced Research Agency, Arlington, Virginia, is the contracting activity (HR0011-23-C-0002).

STATUS
(Open)

Period of Performance
10/21/22
Start Date
10/20/24
Current End Date
10/21/27
Potential End Date
6.0% Complete

Obligations and Backlog
$3.9M
Total Obligated
$7.8M
Current Award
$21.6M
Potential Award
18% Funded
$3.8M
Funded Backlog
$17.6M
Total Backlog

AWARD HIERARCHY

Definitive Contract

HR001123C0002

Subcontracts

-

ACTIVITY TIMELINE

OPPORTUNITY LIFECYCLE

Procurement History for HR001123C0002

COMPETITION

Offers Received
9
Solicitation Procedures
Basic Research
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
All Others Not Identifiable To Any Other Procurement Program
IT Commercial Item Category
Not Applicable
AGENCY DETAIL
Awarding Office
HR0011 DEF ADVANCED RESEARCH PROJECTS AGCY
Funding Office
HR0011 DEF ADVANCED RESEARCH PROJECTS AGCY
Created By
latasha.arnold.ctr.hr0011@darpa.mil
Last Modified By
joseph.steinberger.hr0011@sa97ae.darpa
Approved By
brian.nuckols.hr0011@darpa.mil

LEGISLATIVE

Legislative Mandates
None Applicable
Performance District
CA-33
Senators
Dianne Feinstein
Alejandro Padilla
Representative
Pete Aguilar
Last Modified: 10/21/22