$39M Contract Award to CAPCO
CCU-136A/A & CCU-145/A Impulse Cartridges

Contracts – NAVY

Press Operations | Release No: CR-043-18 | March 7, 2018

Capco Inc., Grand Junction, Colorado, is being awarded a $39,899,997 five-year, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for the manufacture of the WA83, CCU-136A/A impulse cartridge; and/or WB24, CCU-145A impulse cartridge; and/or production lot testing used for ejection devices from aircrafts.

Work will be performed in Grand Junction, Colorado, and the ordering period is expected to be completed by March 2023.  This effort combines purchases with fiscal 2018 ammunition procurement (Air Force; 86.56 percent); United Kingdom (2.95 percent); Korea (2.68 percent); Netherlands (2.03 percent); Austria (1.93 percent); fiscal 2018 aircraft procurement (Air Force; 1.23 percent); Australia (1.17 percent); Japan (0.99 percent); Israel (0.43 percent); and Brazil (0.03 percent), under the Foreign Military Sales program. Funds in the amount of $2,102,238 will be obligated at the time of award and funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.

This contract was competitively procured with the solicitation posted to the Federal Business Opportunities website as a 100 percent small business set-aside requirement, with one offer received.  Naval Supply Systems Command Weapon Systems Support, Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, is the contracting activity (N00104-18-D-NF01).