USA: GDBIW Signs USD 13.49 Mln Littoral Combat Ships Contract
General Dynamics Bath Iron Works, Bath, Maine, was awarded a $13,499,140 order under Basic Ordering Agreement (N00024-12-G-4330) for the accomplishment of the planning yard services in support of littoral combat ships LCS-2 and LCS-4.
General Dynamics Bath Iron Works will execute planning yard functions to ensure well-integrated and executed planned and emergent maintenance support, and in-service sustainment. These services will include: vendor training and crew familiarization; in-service engineering support; trainer support; availability advanced planning; long lead time material planning and procurement; material warehousing; logistics product updates; and class sustainment management.
Work will be performed in Bath, Maine, and is expected to be completed by September 2013. Contract funds in the amount of $9,435,000 will be obligated at the time of award and will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington D.C., is the contracting activity.
Naval Today Staff, December 27, 2012; Image: GDBIW