Tag Archives: Littoral Combat Ship

Six Firms Awarded $550M Navy LCS Maintenance IDIQ Ceiling Increase

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Six companies have received a $550M increase to potential value of orders under a multiple-award contract to sustain U.S. Navy littoral combat ships docked at various locations within and outside the continental U.S. This contract action raises the ceiling for five ordering periods on MAC Tier 1 from $250M to $800M, the Department of Defense said Tuesday.

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Huntington Ingalls Awarded $932M Contract for Navy LCS Planning Yard Services

Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) has won a potential six-year, $931.7M contract from the U.S. Navy to provide planning yard services for in-service Littoral Combat Ships. HII said Wednesday its Ingalls Shipbuilding division will support the vessels’ post-delivery life cycle support and manage all maintenance and associated availability schedules. Ingalls …

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Lockheed, Austal Get Navy LCS Contract Modifications

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and Austal‘s U.S. arm have received separate contract modifications to build three fiscal 2018 littoral combat ships for the U.S. Navy. The Defense Department said Tuesday Lockheed will develop one LCS and Austal USA will construct two ships under the fixed-price-incentive modifications awarded by Naval Sea …

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Lockheed, Freedom LCS Partners Tour Navy Sec. Richard Spencer Around Wisconsin Shipyard

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 2, 2018 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and its shipbuilding partners have hosted U.S. Navy Secretary Richard Spencer on a tour around the Wisconsin shipyard where the team builds Freedom-variant littoral combat ships for the service branch, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. Spencer visited the Fincantieri Marinette Marine shipyard to …

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QED Systems Wins Potential $238M Navy LCS Maintenance Planning Support Contract

Q.E.D. Systems has landed a potential $237.6 million contract to help the U.S. Navy plan the maintenance and sustainment of the service branch’s Littoral Combat Ships in the West Coast and East Coast regions as well as outside the contiguous U.S. The company will also obtain long lead-time material needed to maintain and sustain …

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Raytheon Gets Potential $848M Contract to Help Navy Build ‘Over-the-Horizon’ Weapon System

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has secured a potential $847.6 million contract to produce an “over-the-horizon” weapon system for the U.S. Navy‘s littoral combat and frigate ships. OTH-WS will consist of a fire control suite and launching mechanisms with encanistered missiles, the Defense Department said Thursday. The firm-fixed-price contract has a $14.8 …

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Cubic to Enhance Virtual Training Environment for Navy’s LCS Fleet; Dave Buss Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 18, 2018 — The U.S. Navy has awarded Cubic’s (NYSE: CUB) global defense unit eight delivery orders with a $16 million combined value to update a virtual training environment for the service branch’s Littoral Combat Ships, ExecutiveBiz reported May 10. Cubic said May 10 it will add …

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