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BAE North America Wins NUWC Order (Feb. 18)



The Applied Technologies business of BAE SYSTEMS North America has been awarded a five-year, $7.9 million contract from the Naval Undersea Warfare Center (NUWC), Newport, Rhode Island. Under the contract, BAE SYSTEMS will provide engineering and technical services for U.S. Navy Submarine Sonar Installations.

In support of this effort, BAE SYSTEMS will provide installation design, feasibility studies, review of documentation, and development of ILS programs and documentation for the AN/BQQ-5, BQQ-6, AN/BSY-1 and 2, ARCI, and New Attack Submarine Sonars. BAE SYSTEMS is the prime contractor and teamed with McLaughlin Research Corporation, BBN Technologies, Sonalysts, Inc., and Advanced Solutions for Tomorrow, Inc., for this competition. The work will be performed primarily by personnel at the BAE SYSTEMS New England Operation, located in Middletown, Rhode Island, USA.

"This award is a continuation of our core business in support of naval undersea warfare," said Bruce Hamilton, President, Applied Technologies. "We have supported the NUWC Combat Systems Directorate on vital undersea programs for more than 20 years and look forward to continuing to provide quality products and services during the life of this important contract."

Applied Technologies is a diversified systems and software engineering company headquartered in Rockville, Maryland, USA. The company provides engineering services for major weapons, space, and intelligence programs.

BAE SYSTEMS North America headquartered in Rockville, Maryland, USA. is a leading defense, aerospace and information technology company. With annual sales in excess of $ 2.5 billion, BAE SYSTEMS North America employs over 18,000 people in the U.S. and Canada.

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