US Navy Contract Announcements May 29, 2018

Philadelphia Gear Corp., King of Prussia, Pennsylvania, is awarded a $70,819,929 firm-fixed-price modification to previously awarded contract N00024-16-C-4202 to exercise options for two shipsets of Main Reduction Gears (MRGs) for future DDG-51 class guided missile destroyers. The MRGs is the set of gears that transmit the power from two main propulsion gas turbines to the propulsion shaft. Each DDG-51 class destroyer has two gear sets, one for each propulsion shaft. The MRGs to be purchased under this procurement are for installation in DDG-128 and DDG-129. Work will be performed in…

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