Pentagon Contract Announcement
(Source: U.S Department of Defense; issued June 28, 2011)
Schmidt and Bender, Inc., Claremont, N.H., is being awarded a $34,209,500 firm-fixed-price contract for precision sniper rifle dayscope, mounting rings, spares parts, repairs and upgrades.

Precision sniper rifle dayscopes will be used by special forces for the Army, Navy, Air Force, and Marine Corps.

The precision sniper rifle dayscope consist of several configurations that are required for use on existing and future sniper rifles. The configurations are tailored to the sniper’s training regimen, the weapon system effective range, and the weapon system caliber.

The precision sniper rifle dayscope will be used around the world in extreme and adverse conditions including underwater, surf-zone, desert, arctic, jungle and urban environments.

Work will be performed in Biebertal, Germany, and is expected to be completed by June 2016. Contract funds in the amount of $29,920 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured and solicited via the Federal Business Opportunities website, with five offers received.

Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane, Ind., is the contracting activity (N00164-11-D-JQ31).


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