ERAPSCO to Build Sonobuoys for US Navy

Sparton Corporation and Ultra Electronics Holdings plc (ULE) announce the award of subcontracts valued at $57 million to their ERAPSCO joint venture, for the manufacture of sonobuoys for the United States Navy.

The award is a GFY15 delivery order provided as a requirement from ERAPSCO’s five year Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contract. ERAPSCO will provide production subcontracts in the amount of $32.6 million and $24.4 million to Sparton DeLeon Springs, LLC and Ultra Electronics USSI respectively.

Production will take place at Sparton’s De Leon Springs, FL facility as well as Ultra’s Columbia City, IN facility.

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