Ingalls Shipbuilding in Pascagoula is being awarded a not-to-exceed $116,813,059 modification to a previous contract for procurement of long-lead-time material and advance construction activities in support of LPD 28, Amphibious Transport Dock Ship class.
The work will be done in Pascagoula and is expected to be completed by September 2021.
Fiscal 2016 shipbuilding and conversion (Navy) funding in the amount of $58.4 million will be obligated at the time of the award. Contract money will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.
The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington DC, is the contracting activity.
Ingalls has delivered LPDs 17 through 25 and LPDs 26 and 27 are under construction in Pascagoula.
This award follows Wednesday's announcement that Ingalls has received a $618 million contract modification to fund the construction of a new guided-missile destroyer (DDG 123) for the U.S. Navy.