Guam -The Department of Defense has awarded a $6.9 million dollar sole source contract to Epsilon Systems of San Diego for professional engineering and support services. 2% of the work will be done at Naval Station Guam.
The announcement of the contract award on defense.gov explains that the contract was not competitively procured because only one responsible source, Epsilon, and no other supplies or services will satisfy agency requirements.. “The sole source is in accordance with 10 U.S.C. 2304(c)(1.”
The exact contract amount is $6,937,467.
This is a cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for professional and engineering support services. That includes support in the areas of: administration, logistics, program management, information assurance, training, and quality assurance; business and finance; and technical and engineering support.
This contract has options which, if exercised, would bring the cumulative value of the contract to $12,777,951.
The work will be performed in the following locations:
* 90% in San Diego
* 3% in Bremerton, Wash.
* 3% in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii
* 2% at Apra Harbor, Guam
* 1% at Sasebo, Japan
* 1% at Yokosuka, Japan
The work is slated to be done by November of this year.
$4,324,094 of the funding is coming from the navy’s Fiscal 2013 Operations and Maintenance budget. Those funds expire at the end of the current fiscal year.
The Southwest Regional Maintenance Center in San Diego is the contracting authority.