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Contractor: Lockheed Martin Corporation, Mission Systems and Sensors MS2
Lockheed Martin Corp., Mission Systems and Sensors (MS2), Manassas, Va., is being awarded a $33,745,287 modification to previously awarded contract (N00024-11-C-6294) for development and production of the Acoustic Rapid Commercial-Off-The-Shelf Insertion (ARCI) systems and common acoustics processing for technology insertions 12 through 14 for the United States’ submarine fleet and potential foreign military sales. ARCI is a sonar system that integrates and improves towed array, hull array, sphere array, and other ship sensor processing, through rapid insertion of commercial-off-the-shelf -based hardware and software. This modification will purchase technology insertion system upgrades, including pre-cable kits, for 15 submarines. Work will be performed in Manassas, Va. (60 percent), and Clearwater, Fla. (40 percent), and is expected to complete by December 2013. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity.
Total Contract Value: $33,745,287