Government Contracts Navy Modifies Submarine Support Contract by $1.9 Billion
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Friday, July 23, 2021

Navy Modifies Submarine Support Contract by $1.9 Billion

By Government Contracts Editorial Staff

General Dynamics Electric Boat Corp., Groton, Connecticut, was awarded a $300,207,213 cost-plus-fixed-fee modification to a previously awarded contract for lead yard support and development studies and design efforts related to Virginia-class submarines. This contract modification includes options which, if exercised, would bring the cumulative value of the modification to $1,874,187,944. Work will be performed in Groton, Connecticut (99%); and Newport and Quonset, Rhode Island (1%), and is expected to be completed October 2021. If all options are exercised, work will continue through October 2024. Fiscal 2014 shipbuilding and conversion (Navy) funds in the amount of $400,000 (1%); fiscal 2015 shipbuilding and conversion (Navy) funds in the amount of $234,454 (1%); fiscal 2016 shipbuilding and conversion (Navy) funds in the amount of $2,530,234 (7%); fiscal 2017 shipbuilding and conversion (Navy) funds in the amount of $549,861 (2%); fiscal 2019 shipbuilding and conversion (Navy) funds in the amount of $242,437 (1%); fiscal 2020 shipbuilding and conversion (Navy) funds in the amount of $3,000,000 (9%); fiscal 2021 shipbuilding and conversion (Navy) funds in the amount of $21,973,769 (63%); and fiscal 2021 research, development, test, and evaluation funds in the amount of $5,972,304 (17%) will be obligated at time of award and will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured. This is a sole source award in accordance with DFARS 6.302-1(a)(2)(iii) - only one responsible source and no other supplies or services will satisfy agency requirements. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity.

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