DRS Laurel Technologies

July 27, 2021
 

DRS Laurel Technologies, Johnstown, Pennsylvania, is awarded a $28,896,216 firm-fixed-price modification to previously awarded contract N0002420C5605 to exercise options for Consoles, Displays, and Peripherals Technical Insertion 16 hardware, to support the Navy’s future surface ship combat systems. Work will be performed in Johnstown, Pennsylvania, and is expected to complete July 2022.

March 18, 2021
 

DRS Laurel Technologies, Johnstown, Pennsylvania, is awarded an $8,645,760 firm-fixed-price modification to previously awarded contract N00024-18-C-5395 to exercise options for production of the AN/SPQ-9B radar systems and associated equipment. Work will be performed in Largo, Florida, and is expected to be completed by February 2024. Fiscal 2021 shipbuilding and conversion (Navy) funds in the amount of $8,645,760 will be obligated at time of award and will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity.

January 29, 2021
Posted by Kimberly Underwood
The Navy is adding AEGIS hardware and support from Leonardo DRS to its surface combatant ships. Credit: U.S. Navy/Photo by Chief Petty Officer Shannon Renfroe

Arlington, Virginia-based Leonardo DRS, Inc. announced recently that the company would be supplying critical system hardware and performing full life-cycle support for the U.S. Navy’s AEGIS and Ship Self Defense System Combat Management Systems. The Navy awarded the company a part of the cost-plus-fixed-fee and firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity multiple award contract that is worth up to $211.5 million, in order to obtain the technical insertion of the system hardware.

January 29, 2021
 

Laurel Technologies Partnership, Johnstown, Pennsylvania, is awarded an $11,044,416 firm-fixed-price modification to previously awarded contract N63394-20-C-0008 to exercise options for Programmable Power Supply MK 179 Mod 0 production units in support of the Vertical Launch System (VLS). This option exercise is for the manufacture, assembly, test and delivery of additional production units of the VLS Programmable Power Supply MK 179 Mod 0. The VLS provides area and self-defense, anti-air warfare capabilities, counter-air and land attack cruise missile defense and surface and subsurface warfare capabilities. Work will be performed in Johnstown, Pennsylvania, and is expected to be completed by March 2022. Fiscal 2021 defense-wide procurem

August 26, 2020
 

DRS Laurel Technologies, Johnstown, Pennsylvania, is awarded a $24,036,708 firm-fixed-price contract for programmable power supply MK 179 Mod 0 production in support of the Vertical Launch System. This contract includes options which, if exercised, would bring the cumulative value of this contract to $73,100,086. Work will be performed in Johnstown, Pennsylvania, and is expected to be complete by June 2022. If all options are exercised, work will continue through February 2025. Fiscal 2020 shipbuilding and conversion (Navy) (67%); and fiscal 2020 other procurement (Navy) (33%) funding in the combined amount of $24,036,708 will be obligated at time of award and will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.

June 4, 2020
 

DRS Laurel Technologies, Johnstown, Pennsylvania, is awarded an $8,830,253 firm-fixed-price modification to previously-awarded contract N00024-20-C-5605 to exercise an option and purchase additional consoles, displays, and peripherals (CDP) technical insertion (TI) 16, modification (MOD) 1 production equipment and spares to support the Navy's future surface ship combat systems. Work will be performed in Johnstown, Pennsylvania. The CDP program consists of a suite of TI 16 MOD 1 common display system (CDS) consoles, thin client displays, multi-mission displays and peripheral equipment.

January 28, 2020
 

DRS Laurel Technologies, Johnstown, Pennsylvania, is awarded an $8,686,145 firm-fixed-price contract for Launch Control Unit Mk 235 Mods 11 and 12 production in support of the Vertical Launch System (VLS). The launch control units are used to select and issue pre-launch and launch commands to selected missiles in the VLS. The order will provide for the fabrication, assembly, test, final acceptance and delivery of VLS Launch Control Unit Mk 235 Mod 11, part number 7104280-119, and Mk 235 Mod 12, part number 7104280-129. The VLS is equipped with two redundant launch control units, each of which is electrically interfaced with all of the launch sequencers in the system. The contract includes options that, if exercised, would bring the cumul

August 15, 2018
 

DRS Laurel Technologies, Johnstown, Pennsylvania, is awarded an $8,786,292 firm-fixed-price modification to previously awarded contract N00024-15-C-5228 to exercise options for the production of Cooperative Engagement Capability (CEC) AN/USG-3B equipment sets. CEC is a sensor netting system that significantly improves battle force anti-air warfare capability by extracting and distributing sensor-derived information such that the superset of this data is available to all participating CEC units.

April 26, 2018
 

DRS Laurel Technologies, Johnstown, Pennsylvania, is awarded a $64,290,515 firm-fixed-price contract for delivery of AN/SPQ-9B ASMD radar systems and associated equipment. The contract is for the manufacture of up to 59 AN/SPQ-9B radar systems. The AN/SPQ-9B provides Navy ships the capability to detect and track low-flying, high-speed, small Radar Cross Section (RCS) anti-ship missile targets in heavy clutter environments. The system uses a high-resolution, track-while-scan, X-band, pulse-doppler radar to provide real time acquisition and automatic tracking of multiple surface and air targets while maintaining the surface detection, gunfire control and navigational capabilities.

April 6, 2017
 

The Boeing Co., Huntington Beach, California (N00024-17-C-4108); and DRS Laurel Technologies Inc., Johnstown, Pennsylvania (N00024-17-C-4109), are being awarded a firm-fixed-price, cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for AN/USQ-82(V) Gigabit Ethernet Data Multiplex System (GEDMS) ship set hardware, spare parts and installation and checkout repair for the DDG-51 modernization program, the DDG-51 new construction program, DDG-51 foreign military sales to Korea and Japan, the LHA 8, and Aegis Ashore programs.

April 6, 2017
 

DRS Laurel Technologies, Johnstown, Pennsylvania, is being awarded an $8,753,460 firm-fixed-price modification to a previously awarded contract (N00024-15-C-5228) to exercise an option for Cooperative Engagement Capability (CEC) transmission processing equipment sets. CEC is a sensor netting system that significantly improves battle force anti-air warfare capability by extracting and distributing sensor-derived information, such that the superset of this data is available to all participating CEC units. CEC improves battle force effectiveness by improving overall situational awareness and by enabling longer range, cooperative, multiple, or layered engagement strategies.

February 26, 2016
 

DRS Laurel Technologies, Johnstown, Pennsylvania (N63394-16-G-0002) and Lockheed Martin Mission Systems and Training, Manassas, Virginia (N63394-16-G-0001) are each being awarded a cost-plus-fixed-fee basic ordering agreement with a potential combined value of $9,890,837 as a follow-on to a previous multiple award contract (N63394-16-G-1240). The agreement is for engineering services, overhaul, repair and upgrade in support of the AN/UYQ-70 (Q70) advanced display system. The intent of this procurement is to provide necessary personnel, materials and services to overhaul, repair, modify, upgrade and/or maintain legacy parts, items and components of the AN/UYQ-70 (Q70) advanced display systems equipment an

September 30, 2015
 

DRS Laurel Technologies, Johnstown, Pennsylvania, is being awarded a $17,034,664 firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for the Common Processing System (CPS) Technology Insertion 16 production. The CPS equipment procurement provides a processing and storage system that supports the Navy’s planned implementation of open architecture for Navy combat systems. Technical requirements were originally driven by the Aegis-modernization program of record but have been expanded to include the requirements of Aegis new-ship construction, Ship Self Defense System, Aircraft Carrier Tactical Support Center and the Surface Electronic Warfare Improvement Program.

May 21, 2012
By George Seffers

DRS Laurel Technologies, Johnstown, Pennsylvania, is being awarded a potential $23,496,225 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for qualification and production of the Variant A Common Display System (CDS), spares and associated engineering services. The CDS is a family of displays implemented across platform systems on Navy surface ships, submarines, and aircraft. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington DC, is the contracting activity.