General Dynamics awarded $173.81M Navy contract for submarine support
General Dynamics has been awarded a $173.81M cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for engineering, technical, design agent and planning yard support for operational strategic and attack submarines. The contract provides for drawings and related technical data; design change documentation; logistics technical data; configuration management; hull, mechanical and electrical engineering; submarine safety design review; non-propulsion plant electrical system engineering; propulsion plant engineering; maintenance engineering; refit/availability technical support; on-site support; configuration change program design and installation support; configuration change program material support; submarine technical trade support; training and facility support; research development test and evaluation program support; research and development submarine/submersibles support; miscellaneous special studies; temporary alteration support; modernization of submarine/submersible systems/subsystems and affordability/cost reduction technical support. Work is expected to be completed by September 2023. This contract includes options, which, if exercised, would bring the cumulative value of this contract to $1.04B and be complete by September 2023. FY19 other procurement; 2019 operations and maintenance and 2018 other procurement funding in the amount of $24.56M will be obligated at time of award, and $4.42M will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. In accordance with 10 U.S. Code 2304, this contract was not competitively procured. The Naval Sea Systems Command is the contracting activity.