US department of Defense

NALGE NUNC International Corp., Rochester, New York, was awarded a $192,500,000 contract for domestic capacity expansion of the production of plastic pipette tips for the Department of Health and Human Services in care of Joint Acquisition Task Force. This contract increases domestic production up to 160 million pipette tips per month in support of domestic COVID-19 testing. The city of performance is to be determined, in North Carolina. The work is expected to be completed by Aug. 31, 2024. This award is the result of a competitive Commercial Solutions Opening (CSO). Fiscal 2021 3080 (Procurement Funds) in the amount of $192,500,000 are being obligated at the time of award. Air Force Life Cycle Management Center, Robin Air Force Base, Georgia, is the contracting activity (FA8529-21-C-0002).