According to the Department of Defense, “Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) is being awarded an $186, 632, 406 modification to previously awarded contract (N00024-08-C-2110) as part of the planned increment of detailed design engineering work supporting Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) construction. This modification increases the level of effort under the existing cost-plus-fixed-fee detail design platform. Northrop Grumman Shipbuilding will complete the detail design and construction of CVN 78 including engineering; integration; related development efforts including drawing and work package development; advanced planning; design weight estimate; lifecycle support products and related logistics data; production planning; test and evaluation; further definition of initiatives to reduce CVN 78 class total ownership costs; and other data necessary to support construction. The design efforts will continue to be performed in Newport News, Va., and is expected to be complete by September 2015. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington Navy Yard, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity.
Booz Allen Hamilton was awarded a $23, 510, 453 contract which will develop information assurance solutions to meet the mission-critical demands in accordance with the government’s compliance initiatives. At this time, $20, 000 has been obligated. 55 CONS/LGCD, Offutt Air Force Base, Neb., is the contracting activity (SP0700-98-D-4002, Delivery Order 0406).
Booz Allen also was awarded a $19, 888, 892 contract which will provide combat-ready forces to conduct secure cyber operations in and through the electromagnetic spectrum, with air and space operations. At this time, $545, 635 has been obligated. 55 CONS/LGCD, Offutt Air Force Base, Neb., is the contracting activity (SP0700-98-D-4002, Delivery Order 0404).”