Electric Boat gets $152.4 million more for Virginia work

Virginia class submarineSEPTEMBER 25, 2013 — Electric Boat Corp., Groton, Conn., is being awarded a $152,448,187 modification to previously awarded contract (N00024-10-C-2118) to exercise options for continued lead-yard services and development studies and design efforts related to Virginia-class submarines.

Work will be performed in Groton, Conn. (91.1 percent), Newport News, Va. (4 percent), Quonset, R.I. (3.5 percent), and Newport, R.I. (1.4 percent), and is expected to be completed by September 2014.

Fiscal 2012 and 2013 shipbuilding and conversion, Navy, fiscal 2013 research, development, test and evaluation funding in the amount of $13,097,000 will be obligated at time of award and will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity.

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