27 novembre 2013
Nov 27, 2013 ASDNews Source : MoD Australia
Defence Minister Senator David Johnston today announced the Defence Materiel Organisation has signed a multi-million dollar contract with ASC Pty Ltd to update the control management and monitoring system for the Royal Australian Navy’s Collins Class submarines.
Senator Johnston said the Integrated Ship Control Management and Monitoring System is a highly automated computerised system, which enables the crew of a Collins submarine to control, monitor and manage the large number of diverse and complex systems on board the submarines.
26 septembre 2013
Sept. 25, 2013 defense-aerospace.com
(Source: US Department of Defense; issued Sept. 24, 2013)
Pentagon Contract Announcement
Electric Boat Corp., Groton, Conn., is being awarded a $152,448,187 modification to previously awarded contract (N00024-10-C-2118) to exercise options for continued lead-yard services and development studies and design efforts related to Virginia-class submarines.
Work will be performed in Groton, Conn. (91.1 percent), Newport News, Va. (4 percent), Quonset, R.I. (3.5 percent), and Newport, R.I. (1.4 percent), and is expected to be completed by September 2014. Fiscal 2012 and 2013 shipbuilding and conversion, Navy, fiscal 2013 research, development, test and evaluation funding in the amount of $13,097,000 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.