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Contractor: Northrop Grumman Newport News
Northrop Grumman Newport News, Newport News, Va., is being awarded a $16,338,114 modification to previously awarded contract (N00024-07-C-2116) to exercise an option for CVN 79 Integrated Product and Process Development. The integrated product and process development contract provides research and development efforts with investment objectives to: reduce acquisition cost, reduce total ownership cost, and maintain weight/center of gravity service life allowance thresholds. The contract will also provide continuation of systems development, engineering services, and feasibility studies for the CVN 79 and technology refresh, as required. Work will be performed in Newport News, Va., and work is expected to be completed by Oct. 2008. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington Navy Yard, D.C., is the contracting activity.
Total Contract Value: $16,338,114