GD wins submarine work

General Dynamics Corp. won a $10 million Navy contract to supply seven photonics mast workstations for Virginia-class submarines.

The workstations control and display the imaging sensor data from the photonics mast system. The photonics mast is an electronic imaging sensor set contained on a mast that does not penetrate the submarine hull as do conventional periscopes.

General Dynamics' Advanced Information Systems unit won the contract, the Falls Church, Va., company said.

The contract includes engineering services supporting the development, field maintenance and modification of the photonics mast workstations so they can be integrated photonics mast system.

Work will be performed in Fairfax, Va., and is expected to be completed by Aug. 2011.

General Dynamics is ranked No. 6 on the Washington Technology Top 100 list of government IT contractors.

About the Author

Nick Wakeman is the editor-in-chief of Washington Technology. Follow him on Twitter: @nick_wakeman.

Reader Comments

Please post your comments here. Comments are moderated, so they may not appear immediately after submitting. We will not post comments that we consider abusive or off-topic.

Please type the letters/numbers you see above

What is your e-mail address?

My e-mail address is:

Do you have a password?

Forgot your password? Click here
close

Trending

  • Dive into our Contract Award database

    In an exclusive for WT Insider members, we are collecting all of the contract awards we cover into a database that you can sort by contractor, agency, value and other parameters. You can also download it into a spreadsheet. Our databases track awards back to 2013. Read More

  • Navigating the trends and issues of 2016 Nick Wakeman

    In our latest WT Insider Report, we pull together our best advice, insights and reporting on the trends and issues that will shape the market in 2016 and beyond. Read More

contracts DB

Washington Technology Daily

Sign up for our newsletter.

Terms and Privacy Policy consent

I agree to this site's Privacy Policy.