Rolls Royce Marine Awarded LCS Engine Repair ContractBy George Backwell
U.S. Department of Defense informs that Rolls Royce Marine North America, Walpole, Massachusetts, is being awarded a US$9,000,000 firm-fixed-price repair order (N00104-09-G-A755) for the repair of one Marine Trent 30 marine gas turbine engine for the Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) Freedom variant.
DoD explains that this contract provides for the repair and overhaul of the Marine Trent 30 marine gas turbine engine, replacement of non-repairable re-assembly to the LCS configuration, and pass-off testing to validate performance.
Work will be performed in Bristol, United Kingdom, and is expected to be completed by February 2016.
The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, District of Columbia, is the contracting activity.