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Raytheon to Help Navy Develop Mine Neutralization System Under Potential $363M Contract

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has secured a potential $362.7 million contract to design, test and field an autonomous unmanned underwater vehicle for the U.S. Navy to neutralize explosive devices. The company will develop the Barracuda mine neutralization system to help the service branch counter bottom, near-surface and drifting mines, the Defense Department said Tuesday. DoD added the system will feature …

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Delta Resources to Help NAVSEA Design Warfare, C5I Systems Under $108M Task Order

Delta Resources has received a potential five-year, $108 million task order to support the  Naval Sea Systems Command’s systems engineering directorate. The company said Friday it will lead an industry team to help SEA 05 design, engineer and integrate warfare, command, control, communications, computer, combat and interoperability systems. Delta’s contract team consists of …

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NAVSEA Moves to Address Potential OCI in General Dynamics-CSRA Combination

The U.S. Navy has initiated several measures to avoid any potential organizational conflict of interest that may emerge following the completion of General Dynamics’ (NYSE: GD) $9.7 billion acquisition of CSRA. The Naval Sea Systems Command said Tuesday it asked General Dynamics and CSRA to hand over to a third party …

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General Dynamics Receives $126M Contract Modification for Navy Submarine Missile Tube Components

General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) Electric Boat subsidiary has received a five-year, $126.2 million contract modification from the U.S. Navy to obtain long-lead-time materials for the missile tube of Columbia-class ballistic missile submarines. This submarine missile tube is part of the joint U.S./U.K Common Missile Compartment program, the Defense Department said Monday. Seventy-two …

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Gulf Island Shipyards to Build Navy Towing, Salvage & Rescue Ships Under Potential $523M Contract

A Gulf Island Fabrication subsidiary has won a potential $522.7 million contract to design and construct up to eight ships based on current commercial towing offshore models. The contract awarded to Louisiana-based Gulf Island Shipyards has an initial value of $63.6 million to fund the first Towing, Salvage and Rescue Ship and includes options …

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General Dynamics Gets $696M Contract Modification for Additional Virginia-Class Submarine Materials

The U.S. Navy has awarded General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) Electric Boat subsidiary a $696.2 million contract modification to obtain additional long-lead time materials needed to build four Virginia-class submarines. The modification will fund procurement of steam and electric plant components, main propulsion systems, ship service turbine generators and miscellaneous hull, mechanical and electrical parts …

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Navy, Coast Guard Release Polar Icebreaker Design, Construction RFP

The U.S. Navy and U.S. Coast Guard have issued a solicitation for a program to design and build up to three heavy polar icebreakers. USCG said in a March 5 news release the Naval Sea Systems Command will hold a full-and-open competition for the detail design and construction of HPIBs and plans to award …

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Navy Awards Lockheed $481M Contract to Fund Saudi Arabia Surface Combatant Ship Materials

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has received a $481.2 million contract from the U.S. Navy to obtain long-lead-item materials the company will need to build four multimission surface combatant ships for Saudi Arabia. MMSC is designed to support littoral and open-ocean missions, the Defense Department said Monday. The Naval Sea Systems Command …

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General Dynamics NASSCO Delivers USNS Hershel Williams Ship

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 26, 2018 — General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) NASSCO business has turned over the Expeditionary Sea Base vessel designated USNS Hershel “Woody” Williams to the U.S. Navy after completing construction in San Diego, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The Naval Sea Systems Command said Thursday the ship will be operated by the …

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Navy Awards FFG(X) Frigate Conceptual Design Contracts to 5 Firms

The U.S. Navy has awarded five companies contracts to come up with a conceptual design of the service’s future guided missile frigate. The Naval Sea Systems Command received six proposals for the firm-fixed-price contracts as part of the FFG(X) ship program, the Defense Department said Friday. NAVSEA selected Austal, Fincantieri Marinette …

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