General Dynamics provides technology services to Navy
- By David Hubler
- May 08, 2009
General Dynamics Corp. will provide a range of technical services to the Navy under a contract modification worth an estimated $11 million.
The award calls for General Dynamics Information Technology to assist with alteration installations, engineering research, design, computer programming and logistics on hull, mechanical, electrical and electronics systems on board Navy ships.
The work, which is expected to be completed by March 2010, will be performed principally at fleet concentration areas that include Norfolk, Va.; San Diego; Mayport, Fla.; Pearl Harbor, Hawaii; and Yokosuka/Sasebo, Japan.
The Naval Surface Warfare Center, Carderock Division, Ship System Engineering Station, Philadelphia, is the contracting activity.
General Dynamics, of Falls Church, Va., ranks No. 4 on Washington Technology’s 2009 Top 100 list of the largest federal government prime contractors.
David Hubler is the former print managing editor for GCN and senior editor for Washington Technology. He is freelance writer living in Annandale, Va.