Virginia Tech wins surface warfare R&D work

Virginia Tech has won a $6 million task order cost-type contract to provide services toward the research and development needs of Naval Surface Warfare Center, Dahlgren Division.

Under the contract, Virginia Tech will perform research and development regarding technologies related to Navy ships and combat systems, the Defense Department said.

These services will include applied research, exploratory development through technology assessments and engineering studies in support of surface combat systems development, the Defense Department said.

Work will take place in Blacksburg, Va., and is expected to be completed by August 2015.

No funding is obligated at the time of the award.

About the Author

Mark Hoover is a senior staff writer with Washington Technology. You can contact him at, or connect with him on Twitter at @mhooverWT.

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


  • 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.

I agree to this site's Privacy Policy.