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BAE, FPI Share $164M for MRAP Work

-- Force Protection Industries, Inc., Ladson, S.C., is being awarded an $82,331,976 firm-fixed-priced modification to contract (M67854-07-D-5031) for the purchase of 755 independent suspension system (ISS) kits.
The ISS kits are being manufactured by Oshkosh Defense in Wisconsin and the installation work will be performed at the MRAP (mine resistant ambush protected) Sustainment Facility (MSF) in Kuwait.
Work is expected to be completed by 31 December 2010. Contract funds will expire at the end of the current fiscal year.
The Marine Corps Systems Command, Quantico, Va., is the contracting activity.


-- BAE Systems Land & Armaments LP Ground Systems Division, York, Pa., is being awarded an $82,146,792 firm-fixed-priced modification to previously awarded delivery order #0011 under existing contract M67854-07-D-5025 for the purchase of field service representative support for the installation of the independent suspension kits and engineering change proposal kits on the MRAP RG-33 vehicles.
Work will be performed at the MRAP sustainment facilities in Iraq and Afghanistan, and work is expected to be completed by May 2011.
Contract funds in the amount of $82,146,792 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year.
The Marine Corps Systems Command, Quantico, Va., is the contracting activity.

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