General Dynamics awarded $115.3M government contract modification
General Dynamics Electric Boat, Groton, Connecticut, is being awarded an $115,310,691 cost-plus-fixed-fee modification to a previously awarded contract for additional lead-yard services, development studies and design efforts related to Virginia-class submarines. This modification provides lead-yard services for Virginia-class submarines that will maintain, update and support the Virginia-class design and related drawings and data for each Virginia-class submarine, including technology insertion throughout its construction and post-shakedown availability period. Work is expected to be completed by October 2017. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, District of Columbia, is the contracting activity.