USA: Lockheed Martin Wins USD 15 Million Modification to DDG 51-Class Contract


Lockheed Martin, Moorestown, N.J., is being awarded a $15,206,648 modification to previously awarded contract (N00024-03-C-5115) for engineering services for DDG 51-class and CG 47-class Aegis Combat System installation, integration and test, and fleet life cycle engineering support.

The required services for DDG 51-class ships and CG 47-class ships include program management and operation support, quality assurance, configuration management, ship design integration, fleet lifecycle engineering support, installation support, firmware maintenance, combat system test and evaluation, Navy-furnished material support, special studies, and future-ship integration studies.

Work will be performed in Moorestown, N.J. (50 percent); Baltimore, Md. (25 percent); Norfolk, Va. (8 percent); Washington, D.C. (5 percent); Akron, Ohio (5 percent); Mayport, Fla. (2 percent); San Diego, Calif. (1 percent); Oxnard, Calif. (1 percent); Bath, Maine (1 percent); Pascagoula, Miss. (1 percent); and Dahlgren, Va. (1 percent).

Work is expected to be completed by September 2011. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington Navy Yard, D.C., is the contracting activity.
Source: defense, July 5, 2011;