November 9, 2006
$65.7 million Navy contract for Marinette Marine
Marinette Marine Corporation, Marinette, Wis., is being awarded $65,770,646 under previously awarded firm-fixed-price contract (N00025-03-C-0002) to exercise option 2 for the manufacture of the Improved Navy Lighterage System to be delivered at Blount Island Command, Jacksonville, Fla. The work to be performed consists of manufacturing 300 powered and non-powered modules. Contractor approved detailed design drawings will be utilized for full rate production. Work will be performed in Marinette, Wis., and is expected to be completed December 2007. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Facilities Engineering Command Headquarters, Wash., D.C., is the contracting activity.