Success & Awards

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In FY2018, Wisconsin Federal contractors received $4.39 billion dollars.   Wisconsin ranked 29th in spending by state.

The Defense Logistics Agency (DLA), our Federal government funding source, requires the WISCONSIN PROCUREMENT INSTITUTE to report on Federal, State, Local contract and subcontract awards to State of Wisconsin companies that we have been working with during the period of January 1, 2020 to June 30, 2020.  We also ask that you report the number of JOBS CREATED or RETAINED as a result of these contracts.

Awards to be included:

  • Federal, State or Local contracts or purchase orders
  • Sub-contracts from government (federal, state or local) prime contractors
  • Foreign Military or Foreign Government sales

Please use the WIN Form to provide the requested information. Responses may be mailed or emailed. 

ADDRESS:   Wisconsin Procurement Institute – Attn:  Larry Herrera

10437 Innovation Drive, Suite 320 Wauwatosa, WI  53226

EMAIL:                  larryh@wispro.org

Recent Awards:

July 14, 2020

Mathy Construction Co., Onalaska, Wisconsin, was awarded an $8,870,763 modification (P00002) to contract W911SA-19-D-2018 for asphalt paving at Fort McCoy.  Work will be performed at Fort McCoy, Wisconsin, with an estimated completion date of July 14, 2022.  Bids were solicited via the internet with one received.  The U.S. Army 419th Contracting Support Brigade, Fort McCoy, Wisconsin, is the contracting activity.

July 8, 2020

Appleton Marine Inc.,* Appleton, Wisconsin, is awarded a $23,375,696 firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for the replacement of up to 35 Navy slewing arm davits (SLADs), associated test reports and spare parts for each SLAD, and 11,300 hours of engineering support services for the Naval Surface Warfare Center, Philadelphia Division.  Work will be performed in Appleton, Wisconsin (80%); and onboard Navy ships in the following locations:  Norfolk, Virginia; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Mayport, Florida; Everett, Washington; San Diego, California; Williamsburg, Virginia; Pearl Harbor, Hawaii; Yokosuka, Japan; and Rota, Spain (20%), as determined on individual task orders.  Work is expected to be completed by July 2025.  Fiscal 2020 other procurement (Navy) funding in the total amount of $2,256,000 will be obligated at time of award and will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  The contract was competitively procured as a small-business set-aside via the beta.SAM.gov website and two offers were received.  The Naval Surface Warfare Center, Philadelphia Division, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, is the contracting activity (N64498-20-D-4018).

USDOT announces $3M in small business contracts – from Transportation Today News

The U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) announced Monday that it will provide 20 small businesses in 14 states with more than $3 million in contracts to research and develop innovative solutions to the country’s transportation challenges.

Projects awarded included two projects focused on Physical Intervention Systems for Wrong-way Drivers on Ramps awarded to RS Solutions in Scottsdale, Ariz., and to Traffic & Parking Control Co., Inc., in Brown Deer, Wis.; and two projects focusing on Geohazard Identification and Quantification for Pipeline Risk Models awarded to Applied Engineering Management Corporation and Paulsson, Inc., in Van Nuys, Calif.

June 18, 2020

Huntington Ingalls Industries, Pascagoula, Mississippi, is awarded $145,598,728 for a not-to-exceed, undefinitized contract action for long lead time material in support of one Amphibious Assault Ship (General Purpose) Replacement (LHA(R)) and Flight 1 Ship (LHA 9). Work will be performed in Milwaukee, Wisconsin (42%); Baltimore, Maryland (24%); Pascagoula, Mississippi (17%); Cranberry Township, Pennsylvania (10%); Fairfield, Ohio (6%); and Warminster, Pennsylvania (1%). Work to be performed is the procurement of long lead-time material for LHA 9, the fourth (LHA(R)) America Class and the second LHA(R) Flight 1 variant. Work is expected to be complete by February 2024. Fiscal 2019 shipbuilding and conversion (Navy) advance procurement funding in the amount of $145,598,728 will be obligated at award and will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. In accordance with 10 U.S. Code 2304(c)(1), this contract was not competitively procured with only one responsible source. No other supplies or services will satisfy agency requirements. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity (N00024-20-C-2437).

June 17, 2020

OSHKOSH DEFENSE AWARDED $61.8M TO PRODUCE TRAILERS FOR THE JOINT LIGHT TACTICAL VEHICLE (JLTV)

OSHKOSH, Wis. (June 17, 2020) — Oshkosh Defense, LLC, an Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE: OSK) company, announced today that it has been awarded a $61.8M modification from the U.S. Army Contracting Command, Detroit Arsenal to increase available trailer options under the current JLTV Family of Vehicles contract from 32 to 3,541.

June 11, 2020

Oshkosh Defense LLC, Oshkosh, Wisconsin, has been awarded a maximum $10,836,726 firm-fixed-price, requirements contract for pneumatic tires for palletized load system vehicle wheels. This was a competitive acquisition with one response received. This is a three-year contract with no option periods. Locations of performance are Wisconsin and New Jersey, with a June 10, 2023, performance completion date. Using military service is Army. Type of appropriation is fiscal 2020 through 2023 Army working capital funds. The contracting activity is the Defense Logistics Agency Land and Maritime, Warren, Michigan (SPRDL1-20-D0065).

June 10, 2020

I-Solutions Direct Inc., doing business as I-Solutions Group, Fort Washington, Pennsylvania, has been awarded a maximum $84,000,000 firm-fixed-price contract for commercial metal products. This was a sole-source acquisition using justification 10 U.S. Code 2304 (c)(1), as stated in Federal Acquisition Regulation 6.302-1. This is an 18-month bridge contract with no option periods. Locations of performance are Pennsylvania, Arkansas, Colorado, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Texas and Wisconsin, with a Dec. 8, 2021, performance completion date. Using military services are Army, Navy, Air Force and Marine Corps. Type of appropriation is fiscal 2020 through 2022 defense working capital funds. The contracting activity is the Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (SPE8E5-20-D-0006).

June 8, 2020

Oshkosh Defense LLC, Oshkosh, Wisconsin, has been awarded a maximum $12,994,546 firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for transfer cases with containers. This was a sole-source acquisition using justification 10 U.S. Code 2304 (c)(1), as stated in Federal Acquisition Regulation 6.302-1. This is a three-year contract with no option periods. Location of performance is Wisconsin, with a June 8, 2023, ordering period end date. Using military service is Army. Type of appropriation is fiscal year 2020 through 2023 (Army) working capital funds. The contracting activity is the Defense Logistics Agency Land and Maritime, Warren, Michigan (SPRDL1-20-D-0107).

May 15, 2020

General Dynamics Electric Boat, Groton, Connecticut, is awarded a $16,022,000 undefinitized contract action under previously awarded contract N00024-18-C-2101 to perform Large-Scale Vehicle (LSV) 2 system refurbishment.  Work will be performed in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.  General Dynamics Electric Boat will obtain vendor services from Leonard DRS Naval Power Systems to support LSV 2 refurbishment.  Work is expected to be complete by February 2023.  Fiscal 2020 research, development, test and evaluation (Navy) funds in the amount $4,000,000 will be obligated at time of award and will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  The Supervisor of Shipbuilding Conversion and Repair, Groton, Connecticut, is the contracting activity.

May 14, 2020

IDSC Holdings LLC, Snap-on Industrial, Kenosha, Wisconsin, is awarded an $11,088,933 firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract.  This contract procures up to 2,064 toolboxes containing 1.423 different types of commercial tools in support of initial outfitting associated with F-35 low rate initial production and maintenance.  Work will be performed in Kenosha, Wisconsin, and is expected to be complete by September 2021.  No funds will be obligated at the time of award.  Funds will be obligated on individual orders as they are issued.  This contract was competitively procured via an electronic request for proposal and four offers were received.  The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, Lakehurst, New Jersey, is the contracting activity (N68335-20-D-0025).

May 4, 2020

Marinette Marine Corp., Marinette, Wisconsin, is awarded a $795,116,483 fixed-price incentive (firm target) contract for detail design and construction (DD&C) of the FFG(X) class of guided-missile frigates, with additional firm-fixed-price and cost reimbursement line items.  The contract with options will provide for the delivery of up to 10 FFG(X) ships, post-delivery availability support, engineering and class services, crew familiarization, training equipment and provisioned item orders.  If all options are exercised, the cumulative value of this contract will be $5,576,105,441.  Work will be performed at multiple locations, including Marinette, Wisconsin (52%); Boston, Massachusetts (10%); Crozet, Virginia (8%); New Orleans, Louisiana (7%); New York, New York (6%); Washington, D.C. (6%), Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin (3%), Prussia, Pennsylvania (3%), Minneapolis, Minnesota (2%); Cincinnati, Ohio (1%); Atlanta, Georgia (1%); and Chicago, Illinois (1%).  The base contract includes the DD&C of the first FFG(X) ship and separately priced options for nine additional ships.  The FFG(X) will have multi-mission capability to conduct air warfare, anti-submarine warfare, surface warfare, and electronic warfare and information operations.  FFG(X) represents the evolution of the Navy’s small surface combatant, with increased lethality, survivability and improved capability to support the National Defense Strategy across the full range of military operations in the current security environment.  Work is expected to be complete by May 2035, if all options are exercised.  Fiscal 2020 shipbuilding and conversion (Navy) funding in the amount of $795,116,483 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 and four offers were received.  The Navy conducted this competition using a tradeoff process to determine the proposal representing the best value, based on the evaluation of non-price factors in conjunction with price.  The Navy made the best value determination by considering the relative importance of evaluation factors as set forth in the solicitation, where the non-price factors of design and design maturity and objective performance (to achieve warfighting capability) were approximately equal and each more important than remaining factors.  The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity (N00024-20-C-2300).

April 24, 2020

Oshkosh Defense LLC, Oshkosh, Wisconsin, has been awarded a $57,989,530 firm-fixed-price contract for engines with containers. This is a two-year four-month contract with no option periods. This was a competitive acquisition with one response received. Location of performance is Wisconsin, with an Aug. 8, 2022, performance completion date. Using military service is Army. Type of appropriation is fiscal 2020 through 2022 Army working capital funds. The contracting activity is the Defense Logistics Agency Land and Maritime, Warren, Michigan (SPRDL1-20-C-0109).

April 23, 2020

Lockheed Martin Corp., Rotary and Mission Systems, Moorestown, New Jersey, was awarded a $519,063,283 cost-plus-incentive-fee, cost-plus-fixed-fee undefinitized contract for the procurement of international Aegis fire control loop development, Solid State S-Band Radar Processing Group, tools and test equipment and spares for five new multi-mission frigates supporting the Aegis combat system (Baseline 9C.2). Work will be performed in Moorestown, New Jersey (72%); Verona, Wisconsin (6%); Mt. Laurel, New Jersey (5%); Ferrol, Spain (6%); Andover, Massachusetts (3%); Washington, District of Columbia (2%); Pleasanton, California (2%); Sunnyvale, California (1%); Rota, Spain (1%); Herndon, Virginia (1%); and Clearwater, Florida (1%), and is expected to be complete by April 2030. This contract involves Foreign Military Sales (FMS) to the Kingdom of Spain. FMS funding in the amount of $90,702,286 will be obligated at time of award and will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured in accordance with the authority from 10 U.S. Code 2304(c)(4) (international agreement). The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, District of Columbia, is the contracting activity (N00024-20-C-5105).

April 20, 2020

Khotol Services Corp.,* Galena, Alaska, was awarded a $12,000,000 modification (P00004) to contract W911SA-17-D-2000 for sustainment, modernization and improvement projects for the 88th Army Reserve Centers.  Bids were solicited via the internet with four received.  Work locations and funding will be determined with each order, with an estimated completion date of April 30, 2020.  U.S. Army Contracting Command, Fort McCoy, Wisconsin, is the contracting activity.

April 16, 2020

Wisconsin Ordnance Works Ltd., Oshkosh, Wisconsin, has been awarded a maximum $13,493,781 firm-fixed-price contract for sprocket wheels.  This was a competitive acquisition with two responses received.  This is a three-year base contract with two one-year option periods.  Location of performance is Wisconsin, with an April 16, 2023, performance completion date.  Using military service is Army.  Type of appropriation is fiscal 2020 through 2023 defense working capital funds.  The contracting activity is the Defense Logistics Agency Land and Maritime, Columbus, Ohio (SPE7LX-20-D-0106).

April, 10, 2020

Gilbane Federal, Concord, California, was awarded a $10,000,000 firm-fixed-price contract for conversion of Wisconsin State Fair Park and Exposition Center into an alternate care facility.  Bids were solicited via the internet with one received.  Work will be performed in West Allis, Wisconsin, with an estimated completion date of April 24, 2020.  Fiscal 2020 FEMA funds in the amount of $10,000,000 were obligated at the time of the award.  U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Louisville, Kentucky, is the contracting activity (W912QR-20-C-0018). (Awarded April 7, 2020)

April 9, 2020

Otie-RS&H JV, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, was awarded an $11,671,526 firm-fixed-price contract for design of three complete and constructible facilities at Langley Air Force Base, Virginia.  Bids were solicited via the internet with one received.  Work will be performed in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, with an estimated completion date of May 19, 2024.  Fiscal 2020 military construction, defense-wide funds in the amount of $11,671,526 were obligated at the time of the award.  U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Norfolk, Virginia, is the contracting activity (W91236-20-F-0042).

March 25, 2020

Oshkosh Defense LLC, Oshkosh, Wisconsin, was awarded a $17,405,696 modification (P00295) to contract W56HZV-15-C-0095 to exercise an option covering priced man-hours, labor, material and fees on material for the Joint Light Tactical Vehicle (JLTV) system technical support JLTV retrofit efforts.  Work will be performed in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, with an estimated completion date of Dec. 30, 2020.  Fiscal 2019 other procurement, Army; and 2020 Marine Corps procurement funds in the amount of $17,405,696 were obligated at the time of the award.  U.S. Army Contracting Command, Detroit Arsenal, Michigan, is the contracting activity.

February 26, 2020

Superior Custom Boat Builder Awarded Up To $56M US Navy Contract

A Superior-based boat manufacturer has been awarded a five-year contract worth up to $56 million to build patrol boats for the U.S. Navy.

A Navy spokesperson confirmed the contract was officially awarded within the last two weeks.

Lake Assault Boats, which is part of Fraser Shipyards, will build up to 119 force protection-medium (FP-M) boats to provide anti-terrorism and protection patrols at U.S. Navy installations. The 33-foot boats will include a 10-foot beam and four weapon mounts to house up to .50-caliber machine guns.

Continue reading at www.wpr.org.

First time Wisconsin contractors:

Ranking Contractor NAICS Code City # Transactions Amount
1 BLUMONT ENGINEERING SOLUTIONS, INC. 237990, 532412, 541990 MADISON 5 $28.07M
2 TRUCK COUNTRY OF WISCONSIN, INC. 336120 DE FOREST 130 $16.80M
3 ADVANCIA TECHNOLOGIES, LLC 611710, 315210, 541511 MILWAUKEE 23 $14.65M
4 POTAWATOMI TPS JV, LLC 611430 MILWAUKEE 2 $4.50M
5 FRESH WATER ENGINEERING LLC 237990 MADISON 1 $4.08M
6 CORPS MEDICAL SUPPLY, LLC 339112, 339115 JANESVILLE 4 $697.85K
7 NASCO EDUCATION LLC 339940, 339112, 611110 FORT ATKINSON 5 $615.21K
8 STAZ WORKS LLC 336330 MERRILLAN 2 $556.66K
9 KEWAUNEE CARE CENTER LLC 623110 KEWAUNEE 5 $484.70K
10 HUXHOLD ENTERPRISES LLC 332510, 336212, 336992, 314999, 336390, 336350, 336340, 332722 SHAWANO 15 $415.21K
11 NEIGHBORS – CENTRAL NEIGHBORHOOD, THE 623110 MENOMONIE 5 $298.69K
12 NEIGHBORS – EAST NEIGHBORHOOD, THE 623110 MENOMONIE 5 $298.58K
13 TECHNICAL PROSPECTS LLC 811219 APPLETON 2 $229.18K
14 US LIVESTOCK GENETICS EXPORT, INC 115210, 611430 MOUNT HOREB 4 $219.84K
15 KING, MATTHEW R 115310, 113110 DE PERE 17 $214.88K
16 WICKLAND, ASHLEY 812990 HALES CORNERS 1 $204.56K
17 AEROFORCE LOGISTICS 332919, 336413, 332911 MENOMONEE FALLS 3 $164.49K
18 MICROSCOPY INNOVATIONS, LLC 921190 MARSHFIELD 1 $150.00K
19 EXO-ATMOSPHERIC TECHNOLOGIES LLC 541712 OCONOMOWOC 1 $149.91K
20 NORTH AMERICAN MECHANICAL, INC. 238220 WINDSOR 1 $148.23K