GROTON, Connecticut, July 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — General Dynamics Electric Boat, a business unit of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), announced today that it has been awarded an amendment to the previously awarded US Navy contract for the repair, Maintenance and repairs received modernization of the submarine USS Hartford (SSN 768).
The contract modification is valued at $697.9 million. Work will be performed at the Company’s Groton, Connecticut shipyard and is expected to be completed by October 2026.
General Dynamics Electric Boat has been awarded a modification to the previously awarded US Navy contract for the repair, maintenance and modernization of the submarine USS Hartford (SSN 768). (US Navy photo)
The USS Hartford is a Los Angeles-class submarine built by General Dynamics Electric Boat and commissioned in 1994.
“This engineering overhaul of the USS Hartford will enhance her combat capability and extend the ship’s lifespan, returning a valuable asset to the US Navy’s submarine fleet,” said Kevin Graney, president of General Dynamics Electric Boat.
General Dynamics Electric Boat designs, builds, repairs, and modernizes nuclear submarines for the US Navy. Headquartered in Groton, Connecticut, the company employs approximately 18,000 people. For more information on General Dynamics Electric Boat, visit gdeb.com.
General Dynamics is a global aerospace and defense company that offers a broad portfolio of business aviation products and services. building and repair of ships; land combat vehicles, weapon systems and ammunition; and technological products and services. General Dynamics employs more than 100,000 people worldwide and generated sales of $38.5 billion in 2021. For more information about General Dynamics, visit www.gd.com.
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