18 August 1998
completion of the project requires that the contractor have sufficient technical UMCS personnel to
complete the tasks within the designated schedule and that the Government perform its functions in a
timely manner. The length of a construction period for a typical UMCS from notice to proceed to system
acceptance is estimated to be: 320 days (base effort) plus (0.18 calendar days times the number of
points) plus (1.75 calendar days times the number of smart field panels).