The company will provide Phalanx close-in weapon system block 1B class “A” overhauls and land-based Phalanx weapon system class “A” overhauls.
CIWS detects, tracks, engages and destroys anti-ship missiles that have penetrated all other defenses.
Phalanx CIWS is currently installed on approximately 152 Navy and 14 U.S. Coast Guard ships.
Contract funds in the amount of $90, 684, 174 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year.
Work is expected to be completed by September 2015. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington Navy Yard, D.C., is the contracting activity.