Pacific Consolidated Industries LLC (PCI), Riverside, California, has been awarded a follow-on delivery order (ref. N68335-19-F-0423) for 2 ea. Liquid Oxygen/Nitrogen Generators (LONGs) under IQ Contract N68335-15-D-0019. Contract value is $2,596,436. Work under this delivery order will be performed in Riverside, California, and is expected to be completed Q4 2019. The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAVAIR), Lakehurst, New Jersey, is the contracting activity. This is the second delivery order under this contract with the first one having been awarded earlier this year.
“We are pleased that, having now achieved initial operational capability (IOC), NAVAIR has exercised the Year 2 option and authorized production of 2 ea. additional production units” observed Paul T. Stevens, General Manager of PCI’s Aerospace and Defense business segment. “The LONG serves as an on-site alternative to costly and bulky oxygen cylinders or large cryogenic storage tanks that require substantial storage space and logistical supply provisions.”
NAVAIR will deploy the systems to support humanitarian and military operations.