According to the Department of Defense, “Boeing (NYSE: BA) is being awarded a $7, 290, 756 cost-plus-fixed-fee delivery order against a previously issued basic ordering agreement (N00019-11-G-0001) for supplies and services to support the F/A-18E/F Structures Service Life Assessment Program. Work will be performed in St. Louis, Mo. (82.8 percent); El Segundo, Calif. (14.6 percent); Bethlehem, Pa. (2.5 percent); and Lynwood, Calif. (.1 percent). Work is expected to be completed in December 2013. Contract funds in the amount of $101, 924 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity.”
The Naval Surface Warfare Center, Philadelphia Division has asked industry for proposals to organize and run a consortium that will carry out individual and collaborative prototype projects related to maritime sustainment technology concepts through its members.
BAE Systems has received a $19M contract from the U.S. Marine Corps to design a wargaming center prototype that will incorporate artificial intelligence, machine learning, data analytics, modeling and simulation processes.