General Dynamics Electric Boat Corp., Groton, Conn., is being awarded a $44,269,290 letter contract to develop and test the User Operational Evaluation System for a dry combat submersible.
This includes designing, constructing, testing, and delivering a complete, commercially-classed prototype dry combat submersible system.
The design and construction work will primarily be performed in Italy. The Government testing will be performed at a location to be determined within the United States.
This contract is expected to be completed by December 2015 (H92222-13-C-0006).