USS Jimmy Carter Propulsion Deal Goes to DRS Technologies
DRS Power & Control Technologies is being awarded a $17,9 million modification to a previously awarded indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for the accomplishment of the redesign of the advanced secondary propulsion unit motor controllers for USS Jimmy Carter (SSN 23).
Work will be performed in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and is expected to be completed in November 2015.
Fiscal 2014 research, development, test and evaluation funding in the amount of $5,031,005 will be obligated at time of award and will expire at the end of the current fiscal year.
This contract was competitively procured via the Federal Business Opportunities website, with two offers received.
The Puget Sound Naval Shipyard and Intermediate Maintenance Facility, Bremerton, Washington, is the contracting activity.
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