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BIW Wins $75M Contract For DDG-51 (Nov. 27)

Bath Iron Works Corp., a General Dynamics company, Bath, Maine, is being awarded a $75,959,062 cost-plus award fee modification under a previously awarded contract (N00024-03-C-2306) to exercise an option for lead yard class services on the DDG 51 Class Aegis Destroyer Program.

This effort will provide technical assistance to the follow yard in the interpretation and application of the detailed design developed by Bath Iron Works Corp., the lead yard contractor.

DDG 51 Class services include liaison for follow ship construction, general class services, class logistic services, class design agent services and class change design services for follow ships.

Work will be performed in Bath, Maine, and is expected to be completed by November 2004. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.

The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity.


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