USA: BAE Systems​ Bags USD 14.54 Million USS Preble Contract


BAE Systems​ San Diego Ship Repair, Inc., San Diego, Calif., is being awarded a $14,545,851 modification to a previously awarded cost-plus-award-fee contract (N00024-07-C-4407) to definitize the USS Preble (DDG 88) fiscal 2011 dry-dock selected restricted availability (DSRA). A DSRA includes the planning and execution of depot-level maintenance, alterations, and modifications that will update and improve the ship’s military and technical capabilities.

This modification includes options, which, if exercised, would bring the cumulative value to $17,847,213.

Work will be performed in San Diego, Calif., and is expected to be completed by March 2012. Contract funds in the amount of $14,545,851 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Southwest Regional Maintenance Center, San Diego, Calif., is the contracting activity.

Source: defense, August 26, 2011;