Texcom, Inc., Portsmouth, Va., is being awarded an estimated $5.5m indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, cost-plus-fixed-fee, performance-based contract to provide in-service engineering agent support, system integration support services
, including Life Cycle Support, that will be used to define, design, develop, test, integrate, and provide support for C4ISR systems for Navy Communications Programs. The contract includes four one-year option periods which, if exercised, would bring the cumulative value of the contract to an estimated $29m. The work will be performed in Norfolk, Va. and is expected to be completed by October 2007 (October 2011 with options). Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The contract was a service-disabled-veteran-owned small business competitive procurement, with four offers received. The request for proposal was posted on the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center E-commerce website, with four offers received. The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center, Charleston, S. C., is the contracting activity.