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Contractor: General Dynamics Bath Iron Works
General Dynamics Bath Iron Works, Bath, Maine, is being awarded an $8,300,858 contract modification to previously awarded contract (N00024-06-C-2303) to support the outfitting of DDG 1000 Peripheral Vertical Launch System (PVLS) units. The PVLS is a system of armored compartments located around the periphery of the DDG 1000 class guided missile destroyer. Each PVLS compartment contains and protects one MK57 Vertical Launching System. This design makes launchers and missiles resistant to battle damage while safely isolating them from crew and equipment spaces. Work will be performed in Bath, Maine (92 percent); Glendale, Calif. (6 percent); and Montville, N.J. (2 percent); and is expected to be completed by December 2010. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity.
Total Contract Value: $8,300,858