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01:05 AM, September 13, 2017
DD-963 Spruance-class ship

Huntington Ingalls is being awarded a $73 million modification contract for the continuation of integrated planning yard support for CG 47 and DD 963 class ships.

Ingalls Shipbuilding will provide planning yard support including but not limited to Navy modernization program planning, ship change planning development and installation, operating cycle integration program management, type commander support, mobile assist teams, rotatable equipment pools, ship configuration and logistics support, provisioned items orders and other material support, surface ship life cycle management support, hull mechanical and electrical engineering standardization efforts, and diminishing manufacturing sources and material shortages identification, tracking, and resolution support, the US Department of Defense said in a statement Tuesday.

This modification includes options which, if exercised, would bring the cumulative value of this modification to $150 million. Work is expected to complete by September, 2018.

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