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General Dynamics Awarded $497M to Help Expand Navy Submarine Industrial Base

General Dynamics’ (NYSE: GD) Electric Boat subsidiary has received a potential $497M contract modification to support industrial base development and expansion initiatives for the U.S. Navy’s fleet of Columbia, Ford and Virginia class submarines. The service branch aims to procure materials and production backup units for the vessels in support …

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General Dynamics Subsidiary Wins Potential $882M Contract to Build Navy Submarine Vertical Array Fixture

General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) Electric Boat subsidiary has won a potential $882.1 million contract to develop a large vertical array fixture for U.S. Navy submarine acoustic detection efforts. The Naval Sea Systems Command received two bids for the cost-plus-incentive-fee, firm-fixed-price contract through a full and open competition on FedBizOpps, the Defense …

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BWX Technologies Unit Nabs $795M in Naval Nuclear Propulsion Program Contract Options, New Awards

A BWX Technologies (NYSE: BWXT) subsidiary has secured additional work to manufacture naval nuclear reactor components for the U.S. Naval Nuclear Propulsion Program through exercised contract options and new awards worth $795 million combined. The company said Monday BWXT Nuclear Operations Group will perform various manufacturing and material procurement tasks in support of …

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BAE Plans to Employ 235 Graduates for UK Business Arm in 2017

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Dec. 19, 2016 — BAE Systems looks to employ a total of 235 graduates in 2017 across various units of its U.K. operations, including sectors focused on maritime naval ships and submarines, electronic systems, military air and information and land systems, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said …

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General Dynamics to Provide Ship, Submarine Yard Services to Navy

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 29, 2016 — General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) Electric Boat subsidiary will provide planning yard services and support for the U.S. Navy‘s nuclear-powered submarines and moored training ships under a $24.7 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The Defense Department said Wednesday the company will furnish, produce and acquire …

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General Dynamics Taps BAE to Manufacture Virginia-Class Sub Payload Module Tubes

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 31, 2016 — BAE Systems has received a contract from General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) Electric Boat subsidiary to manufacture payload module tubes for the U.S. Navy‘s Virginia-class Block V submarines, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The Virginia Payload Module features four payload tubes that will work to store and launch up …

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BAE-Led Submarine Replacement Program to Get $1.7B From UK Defense Ministry

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 4, 2016 — A BAE Systems-led program that seeks to replace the British navy’s Vanguard-class submarines has received an estimated $1.7 billion in funds from the U.K. defense ministry, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Saturday the Successor program funds serve to provide for four new submarines with the …

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