The U.S. Navy has awarded General Dynamics Electric Boat a $7 million contract
to begin advanced planning for
maintenance, repair and alterations on the USS Augusta (SSN-710). Electric
Boat is a wholly owned subsidiary of General Dynamics.
The work to be performed on the Augusta -- known as an Interim Dry Docking
-- will be completed at Electric Boat from Nov. 4, 2003, through March 19,
2004. The total value of this work will be $34 million.