Ingalls Shipbuilding awarded $724 million contract

Huntington Ingalls Industries announced that Ingalls Shipbuilding has been awarded a contract with a potential total value of $724 million for planning yard services for in-service amphibious ships.

Planning yard services provided will be in support of amphibious transport dock, assault, command, and dock landing classes of ships.

The contract includes options over a seven-year period and covers fleet modernization availability planning, engineering, design and logistics support, program and configuration data management, and on-site technical support through established homeport and planning yard offices and resources.