Navy Selects BAE, General Dynamics, MES for Submarine Trainer Production, Installation IDIQ

The U.S. Navy has awarded three companies positions on a potential five-year, $42.6 million contract to provide support services for the military branch’s Submarine Multi-Mission Team Trainer systems.

BAE Systems‘ technology solutions and services business, General Dynamics‘ mission systems segment  and services business and MES‘ simulation and training unit will compete for hardware design, fabrication, logistics and installation task orders under the multiple-award, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract, the Defense Department said Thursday

Ninety-five percent of the purchases will come from the Navy and the remaining five percent will come from the Australian government under the foreign military sales program.

Work will occur in Rhode Island, Connecticut, Georgia, California, Hawaii, Maryland, Virginia, Washington, Guam, Japan and Western Australia.

The Naval Undersea Warfare Center Division received three offers for the contract and obligated $7,500 at time of award from the service branch’s fiscal 2017 “other” procurement funds.

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