Fort Worth's EFW Wins DOD $38.2 Million Helmet Display Contract

Texas Business reports:  A Fort Worth firm won a $38.2 million contract to support high-tech military helmet displays, the U.S. Department of Defense announced.

EFW Inc. of Fort Worth won a $38,283,186 indefinite-delivery/ indefinite-quantity contract to provide hardware, support equipment, and non-recurring engineering in support of the Helmet Display Tracking System (HDTS) on the AH-1W helicopters.

This contract includes cabling (P-Kits), fixtures, tooling, and non-recurring engineering associated with modifying the helmet design, adding moving map and other enhanced capabilities. 

Work will be performed in Haifa, Israel (72 percent), and Fort Worth, Texas (28 percent), and is expected to be completed in August 2013.

Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. 

No funding will be obligated at time of award. 

This contract was not competitively procured pursuant to federal regulations.

The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., handled the contract.