Huntington Ingalls wins $7.7M submarine R&D modification
- By Zach Noble
- Apr 11, 2014
Huntington Ingalls has won a $7.7 million contract modification to provide research and development support for current and future submarine platforms.
The Newport News, Va.-based company will study a range of factors in submarine technology including manufacturability, maintainability, acoustics, machinery systems and hydrodynamics, as well as focused work on Virginia- and Ohio-class technology.
Funds in the amount of $279,451 at the time of the modification award, and work is expected to be completed by January 2015.
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Before joining FCW in 2015, Noble served as assistant editor at the viral news site TheBlaze, where he wrote a mix of business, political and breaking news stories and managed weekend news coverage. He has also written for online and print publications including The Washington Free Beacon, The Santa Barbara News-Press, The Federalist and Washington Technology.
Noble is a graduate of Saint Vincent College, where he studied English, economics and mathematics.
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