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Contractor: Argon ST, Incorporated
Argon ST Inc., Smithfield, Pennsylvania, is being awarded a $10,206,776 modification to a previously awarded contract (N00024-12-D-6216) for the procurement of nine AN/SLQ-25A/C countermeasure decoy systems and spares that provide improved naval defense for current threat torpedoes in support of the Undersea Defensive Warfare Programs. The AN/SLQ-25A/C is a digitally controlled, modular design, electro-acoustic softkill countermeasure decoy system. It employs an underwater towed body acoustic projector, which is deployed astern by a fiber optic tow cable including dual tow capability, enhanced torpedo countermeasures, and the Littoral Fiber Optic Tow Cable. The system defends ships against wake homing, acoustic homing, and wire guided torpedoes. Work will be performed in Smithfield, Pennsylvania, and is expected to be completed by July 2018. Fiscal 2016 other procurement (Navy) funding in the amount of $10,206,776 will be obligated at time of award and funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, District of Columbia, is the contracting activity.
Total Contract Value: $10,206,776