A General Dynamics subsidiary has won two contracts with a total $16.8 million value for some maintenance work for submarines homeported at the Naval Submarine Base in Groton, Conn.
Under the contracts, General Dynamics Electric Boat will perform nuclear and non-nuclear maintenance work, the company said Nov. 22.
For the first modification contract, worth $8.8 million, Electric Boat will provide project management, planning, training and nuclear services to support the maintenance, modernization and repairs needed at the Nuclear Regional Maintenance Department at the base.
About 25 Electric Boat employees will be assigned at the NRMD. The contract was first awarded in April 2013 and has a potential value of $164 million over five years.
The second modification contract is worth $8 million wherein Electric Boat will provide overhaul, repair and modernization services to support nuclear submarines, floating dry-docks, support and service craft and equipment of the New England Maintenance Manpower Initiative at the submarine base.
The first contract was awarded in December 2012 and has a potential value of $222.3 million over five years. There are about 270 Electric Boat employees assigned for the project.