Defense Production Act
Title III

Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) Published

This is to notify you that the Department of Defense (DoD) has published a Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) regarding Advanced Drop-In Biofuels Production.

This Title III project is to further increase domestic advanced biofuels production capacity by establishing additional Integrated Biofuel Production Enterprise (IBPE) capabilities that represent a complete value chain including Feedstock production, Chemical conversion and processing, and Fuels blending, transportation and logistics. As well as to design, retrofit, construct, operate, validate and qualify domestic, commercial-scale, integrated biorefinery(s) capable of meeting the following requirements:

Capable of producing bio-equivalent fuels suitable for military use, Rated capacity of at least 10M gallons of neat biofuel per year, Producing fuel domestically, Acceptable feedstock, Compliant with Energy Independence Security Act of 2007 (EISA), Section 526 (greenhouse gases). Proposals may take the form of either Brown Field expansion/modification of existing Pilot-scale facilities, commercial-scale facilities, or new Green Field construction. Attention will be paid to enhancing merchant supplier capabilities in order to effectively serve the broad DoD and non-DoD communities. Interested parties will find the FOA posted here: https://www.fbo.gov/index?s=opportunity&mode=form&id=f44f50e47eb6522f83e65bf0bd6885d4&tab=core&_cview=0

Any questions regarding the FOA can be forwarded to the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) Agreements Negotiator, Mr. David Hall at david.hall.63@us.af.mil or the AFRL Agreements Officer, Ms. Sheila Titer at sheila.titer@us.af.mil

Defense Production Act (DPA) Title III Advanced Drop-In Biofuels Production Project (ADBPP) Biofuels 2
Solicitation Number: FOA-RQKM-2017-0006

Response Date: 25 May 2017 2:00 pm Eastern

DPA Title III Request for Information Published

The Air Force, as the Department of Defense (DoD) Executive Agent for the Defense Production Act (DPA) Title III Program, has published a Request For Information (RFI) inviting industry to provide information on the technologies of interest for the DPA Title III Program.  Industry responses to the RFI will be assessed and may assist in potential future Title III investment actions. Interested parties will find the RFI posted here: https://www.fbo.gov/index?s=opportunity&mode=form&id=3517bbb9a723dc08bbbaa1ea60ef69de&tab=core&_cview=0

Any questions regarding the RFI can be forwarded to the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL)  Agreements Officer, Ms. Dianna Aniton at Dianna.aniton@us.af.mil.

Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) Published

This is to notify you that the Department of Defense (DoD) has published a Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) regarding Scale-Up of Green Energetics.  DoD is specifically seeking to establish a domestic merchant supplier for an environmentally-friendly (green) drop-in replacement for toxic energetic materials used in ordnance and propulsion systems. The green energetic material is copper(I) 5-nitrotetrazolate, also known as DBX-1.  Interested parties will find the FOA posted here:  https://www.fbo.gov/spg/USAF/AFMC/AFRLWRS/FOA-AFRL-RQKM-2015-0019/listing.html.

Any questions regarding the FOA can be forwarded to the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) Agreements Negotiator, Ms. Cathie Stropki at Catherine.stropki.1@us.af.mil or the AFRL Agreements Officer, Ms. Dianna Aniton at Dianna.aniton@us.af.mil.

Defense Production Act (DPA) Title III Scale-Up of Green Energetics Project
Solicitation Number:  FOA-AFRL-RQKM-2015-0019

Response Date: 27 August 2015 2:00 pmEastern.

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE 88ABW-2015-1595

FUNDING OPPORTUNITY ANNOUNCEMENT (FOA) PUBLISHED

The Department of Defense (DoD) has published a Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) regarding Next Generation Star Trackers.  The DoD is specifically seeking to enhance existing domestic, economically viable and merchant supplier production capabilities to produce Star Trackers that use advanced Complementary Metal Oxide Semiconductors (CMOS) to achieve flexible performance, including in a range of environments and with scalable accuracy from medium accuracy to high accuracy, depending on customer and mission needs from a single basic device design.  The project is required to meet performance parameters established in the Staring Technology for Enhanced Linear Line-of-site Angular Recognition (STELLAR) technical specification.  Interested parties will find the FOA https://www.fbo.gov/index?s=opportunity&mode=form&id=96b9a9f62da11cfa9193f670467f7d5f&tab=core&_cview=0.

Any questions regarding the FOA can be forwarded to the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) Agreements Negotiator, Ms. Laura Ortiz at Laura.Ortiz@us.af.mil or the AFRL Agreements Officer, Ms. Dianna Aniton at Dianna.aniton@us.af.mil.

Solicitation Number FOA-RQKM-2015-0024
Point of Contact Laura Ortiz, Phone: (937) 713-9899
E-Mail Address: laura.ortiz@us.af.mil