Northrop Grumman’s Ship Comes In: Pair of Navy Deals for Defense Giant

“Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) is being awarded a $67, 145, 839 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract modification (62793-07-C-0001) for continuation of fiscal 2011 advance planning efforts to prepare and make ready for the defueling and inactivation of the USS Enterprise (CVN 65) and its reactor plants.  This effort will provide for all advanced planning, shipchecks, design, documentation, engineering, procurement, fabrication and preliminary shipyard or support facility work.  Work will be performed in Newport News, Va., and is expected to complete by Sept. 30, 2011.  Contract funds will expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  This contract was not competitively procured.  The Supervisor of Shipbuilding Conversion and Repair, Newport News, Va., is the contracting activity.

“Northrop Grumman is also being awarded a $50, 411, 925 firm-fixed-price, cost-plus-fixed-fee, cost-plus-incentive-fee contract for United States/United Kingdom fiscal 2011 underwater launcher system support.  This contract contains options which, if exercised, will bring the total contract amount to $63, 102, 296.  Work will be performed in Sunnyvale, Calif. (82 percent); Bangor, Wash. (8 percent); Kings Bay, Ga. (8 percent); Bremerton, Wash. (1 percent); and Norfolk, Va. (1 percent).  Work is expected to be completed Aug. 31, 2013.  Contract funds in the amount of $46, 293, 697 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  This contract was not competitively procured.  Navy Strategic Systems Programs, Arlington, Va., is the contracting activity (N00030-11-C-0004).”

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