Raytheon is awarded a $15 million U.S. Navy contract for design agent and engineering services efforts to support the Cooperative Engagement Capability (CEC).
The CEC program provides a sensor network with integrated fire control capability that significantly improves strike force air and missile defense capabilities by coordinating measurement data from strike force air search sensors on CEC-equipped units into a single, integrated real-time, composite track air picture.
CEC improves battle force effectiveness by improving overall situational awareness and by enabling longer range, cooperative, multiple, or layered engagement strategies.
The cost-plus-incentive-fee, firm-fixed-price, cost-plus-fixed-fee, and cost-only contract was awarded by the U.S. Department of Navy’s Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA).
Fiscal 2019 research, development, test and evaluation (Navy) funding in the amount of around $8 million will be obligated at time of award and will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured via the Federal Business Opportunities website, with one offer received.This contract includes options which, if exercised, would bring the cumulative value of this contract to over $279 million.
Work will be performed in St. Petersburg, Florida (95 percent); and Largo, Florida (5 percent), and is expected to be complete by September 2022.