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McAleese & Associates: GAO Examines Navy’s Cost Estimate for Columbia-Class Submarine Program

Consulting firm McAleese & Associates has released a report on key takeaways from a Government Accountability Office study on the U.S. Navy’s cost estimate for the Columbia-class submarine acquisition program. Jim McAleese, founder and principal at McAleese & Associates, wrote in the report that GAO challenged the technological maturity of several …

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Northrop Secures $273M Navy, UK Submarine Missile Compartment Support Contract

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has received a potential five-year, $273.1M contract from the U.S. Navy to produce tactical underwater launcher hardware for the common missile compartment to be installed on U.S. and U.K. submarines. The company will also provide technical, component and full-scale engineering services to support CMC development and …

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Draper Awarded $110M Navy Hypersonic Missile Guidance Research Support Extension

Charles Stark Draper Laboratory has received a $109.5M contract modification to support the U.S. Navy’s research into hypersonic guidance technologies for the common missile compartment of U.S. Columbia-class and U.K. Dreadnought-class submarines. The Defense Department said Friday Draper will also provide technical and engineering services for a guidance, navigation and control system …

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General Dynamics Subsidiary Awarded $203M for Design Support on Navy Columbia-Class Submarines

General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) Electric Boat subsidiary has received a $203.1 million contract modification to increase design support for the U.S. Navy‘s Columbia-class nuclear submarines. The service branch awarded the modification as part of the Navy and the U.K.’s joint Common Missile Compartment program, the Defense Department said Thursday. The Pentagon issued …

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General Dynamics Subsidiary to Produce Additional Columbia-Class Submarine Missile Tubes for $96M

General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) Electric Boat subsidiary has secured a $95.6 million contract modification to manufacture 17 tactical missile tubes for the U.S. Navy‘s future Columbia-class nuclear submarines. The Defense Department said Friday the modification will support the joint U.S.-U.K. Common Missile Compartment program and includes foreign military sales to U.K. Work …

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General Dynamics Subsidiary Awarded $101M for Ohio Replacement Submarine Missile Tubes

A General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) subsidiary has been awarded a $101.3 million contract modification by the U.S. Navy to produce 22 tactical missile tubes for the Ohio Replacement Program. The Defense Department said Tuesday that General Dynamics Electric Boat will build the missile tubes to support the production of the Ohio-class submarine replacement’s common …

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Northrop Grumman Lands Potential $198M Support Contract From Navy

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 12,  2015 — Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) will provide design, engineering and assessment services for the U.S. Navy‘s underwater tactical missile launcher under a potential $198 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The Defense Department said Tuesday the contract covers the development of the Common Missile Compartment for the …

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General Dynamics Subsidiary to Build Navy Common Missile Compartment

General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) Electric Boat subsidiary has won a $28.9 million contract modification from the U.S. Navy to continue developing a common missile compartment for U.S. and U.K. underwater vessels. Electric Boat will acquire materials to assemble the missile tube for the U.S. Ohio replacement submarine and the U.K.’s …

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General Dynamics Wins $191M Navy Award for Missile Design

General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) Electric Boat subsidiary has won a $191.3 million contract modification with the U.S. Navy for continued common missile compartment concept studies, design and engineering. The modification is to an award from December 2008 and brings the total contact value to more than $708 million if all …

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General Dynamics Nuclear Submarine Modification Raises Potential Contract Total to Over $692M

General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) electric boat subsidiary has received two U.S. Navy contract modifications worth a combined $32.9 million. Electric boat will continue developing the common missile compartment for the next-generation strategic deterrent and support nuclear-submarine repair work. On a $21 million modification to a $76 million 2008 award, Electric Boat …

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