HII Wins U.S. Navy Sub Funds

Wednesday, April 11, 2012
Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc., Newport News, Va., is being awarded a $9,707,686 modification to previously awarded contract (N00024-10-C-2102) for engineering, technical, design, configuration management, integrated logistics support, database management support of new construction and conversion/special mission submersibles, and submarine support facilities.  Contract funds in the amount of $1,063,182 are obligated at time of award.  Work will be performed in Newport News, Va., and is expected to be completed September 2012.  Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity.
 

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