The Navy is Modernizing the USS Eisenhower

July 9, 2021

Huntington Ingalls Inc., Newport News Shipbuilding Division, Newport News, Virginia, is awarded a $17,537,667 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to support maintenance and modernization on USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69) with special incentives to include ship alterations and propulsion plant maintenance during fiscal 2021 planned incremental availability at the Norfolk Naval Shipyard. Work will be performed in Portsmouth, Virginia, and is expected to be completed by October 2022. Fiscal 2021 operation and maintenance (Navy) funds in the amount of $2,500,000 (79%); and fiscal 2021 other procurement (Navy) funds in the amount of $675,000 (21%) will be obligated at the time of award and will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract includes options which, if exercised, would bring the cumulative value of this contract to $17,537,667. This contract was not competitively procured in accordance with 10. U.S. Code 2304 (c)(1), only one responsible source will satisfy the Navy’s requirement. Norfolk Naval Shipyard, Portsmouth, Virginia, is the contracting activity (N4215821C0002).

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