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Contractor: Huntington Ingalls Industries - Newport News Shipbuilding
Huntington Ingalls Industries - Newport News Shipbuilding, Newport News, Va., is being awarded a $56,577,660 modification under previously awarded contract (N00024-09-C-2116) exercising priced options for continuation of construction preparation efforts, including procurement of long lead time material, of John F. Kennedy (CVN 79). Under the contract, Huntington Ingalls Industries - Newport News Shipbuilding, will provide all services and material in preparation for construction of CVN 79 to include necessary research studies; engineering; design; related development efforts; advanced planning; advanced procurement for detailed design and procurement of long lead material; advance construction; life cycle support; logistics data; and other data to support ship detail design and construction. Work will be performed in Newport News, Va., and is expected to be completed by October 2012. 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: $56,577,660