Life Cycle Engineering, McKean Defense Win Shared $78M Navy IDIQ for Navigational Tech Support

Life Cycle Engineering, McKean Defense Win Shared $78M Navy IDIQ for Navigational Tech Support
US Navy battleships

Life Cycle Engineering and McKean Defense Group have been selected to help the U.S. Navy engineer shipboard navigational equipment under an indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract worth potentially $78.3M over five years.

The two companies will support technical work on electronic chart and situational awareness bridge displays for the branch’s Naval Surface Warfare Center, Philadelphia Division, the Department of Defense said Tuesday.

The U.S. Navy received four offers for IDIQ and will provide $250,000 to each contractor at the time of award. Thirty percent of contract work will occur at contractor facilities and the remaining 70 percent will take place at various locations in the U.S., Japan, Bahrain and Spain.

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