Subsidiaries ofÂ BAE Systems,Â General DynamicsÂ (NYSE: GD) and Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) have received contract modifications worth a combinedÂ $120.5 million to help the U.S. Navy maintain, repair orÂ update San Diego-homeported surface combatants.
The Defense Department said Monday the modifications exercise an option under previously awarded indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contracts to BAE’s San Diego Ship Repair unit,Â HII’sÂ Continental Maritime of San DiegoÂ subsidiary and General Dynamics’ NASSCO business.
Work also covers support forÂ Chief of Naval Operations availabilities ofÂ cruiser and destroyer ships in San Diego.
Contractors will perform work at Naval Base San Diego or company facilities within CaliforniaÂ through March 2018, DoD noted.
The Navy’s Southwest Regional Maintenance Center isÂ the contracting activity.