Deals this week: Lockheed Martin, Curtiss-Wright, FLIR Systems

20 April 2018 (Last Updated April 20th, 2018 10:56)

Lockheed Martin Rotary and Mission Systems has been awarded a $68.5m contract modification by the US Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) to restore the Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyer USS Fitzgerald (DDG 62).

Lockheed Martin Rotary and Mission Systems has been awarded a $68.5m contract modification by the US Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) to restore the Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyer USS Fitzgerald (DDG 62).

The company will also supply five modernised AN/SPY-1D(V) phased arrays for in-service DDG ships as part of the arrangement.

Work under the contract is set to be performed in New Jersey and Florida until June 2021.

Curtiss-Wright has secured a contract worth $85m from Huntington Ingalls, Newport News Shipbuilding (HII-NNS) to support the US Navy’s Ford-class aircraft carrier Enterprise (CVN 80).

The deal will see the company supply main propulsion steam turbines and auxiliary equipment for CVN 80.

"Curtiss-Wright has secured a contract worth $85m from Huntington Ingalls, Newport News Shipbuilding (HII-NNS) to support the US Navy’s Ford-class aircraft carrier Enterprise (CVN 80)."

Engineering and manufacturing work on the turbines will is scheduled to be carried out between 2018 and 2022.

FLIR Systems Inc has received a $10.69m contract modification worth from the US Naval Surface Warfare Center Crane (NSWC Crane) Division to supply additional electro-optical / infrared (EO / IR) sensors and cable kits to the US Navy and the US Coast Guard.

The EO / IR sensors are intended to be used for the patrol boat-electro optics system (PB-EOS) in order to support US Navy and Coast Guard operations.

The contractual work is currently expected to be completed by October 2019.

L3 Communications Australia Pty Ltd has been contracted by Luerssen Australia Pty Ltd to support the Royal Australian Navy’s (RAN) SEA 1180 Offshore Patrol Vessels (OPV).

The contractor is set to provide integrated communications, navigation, bridge and platform management systems for all 12 patrol vessels as part of the deal.

L3’s business segments including Communication Systems, Sensor Systems and Electronic Systems will take part in the work.

Atlas Executive Consulting LLC has received a deal worth $76.03m to support the US Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Atlantic’s (SSC Atlantic) Business Intelligence Environment (BIE).

The contract also includes a two-year extension option.

Atlas will conduct analyses of business and financial data under the agreement, as well as build and maintain data universes and metrics.

The company is also set to perform assessments, financial reviews, reports, studies, surveys and document preparation as part of the deal.

Work under the contract will be performed at various locations in the US up to April 2023.