Huntington Ingalls Gets USD 83.73 Million USS Enterprise Contract

Huntington Ingalls, Inc., Newport News Shipbuilding, Newport News, Va., is being awarded an $83,739,829 cost-plus-fixed-fee modification to previously awarded contract (N62793-07-C-0001) to exercise an option for the fiscal 2012 continuation of advance planning efforts to prepare and make ready for the defueling and inactivation of USS Enterprise (CVN 65) and its reactor plants.

Work will be performed in Newport News, Va., and is expected to be completed by September 2012.  Contract funds in the amount of $5,000,000 are obligated on this award and will expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  The Supervisor of Shipbuilding Conversion and Repair, Newport News, Va., is the contracting activity.

Source: defense, October 31, 2011