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BIW Wins $953M Order for DDG-51 (Dec. 24)

Bath Iron Works (BIW) (a unit of General Dynamics), Bath, Maine, is being awarded a $953,448,087 modification to its previously awarded FY02-FY05 DDG 51 Class multiyear contract (N00024-02-C-2303) that provides funding for the FY04 multiyear ships in the amounts of $430,593,915 for DDG 108 and $522,854,172 for DDG 109, respectively.

Advance procurement funding in the amount of $54,375,863 was previously provided for DDG 108, and $1,819,137 was previously provided for DDG 109 in September 2002 (and subsequent contract modifications) in combination with the award of the FY02-FY05 DDG 51 Class multiyear contract.

Work will be performed in Bath, Maine. Delivery of the DDG 108 is scheduled for February 2009, and delivery of the DDG 109 is scheduled for October 2009. 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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