As an option year to an existing MK54 MOD 0 Contract awarded in 2018, Ultra will deliver torpedo array kits, spares and support
Braintree, MA -- On 19 June 2020, Ultra was awarded a $45,324,258 modification to previously awarded contract N00024-18-C-6405 for the production of MK54 MOD 0 lightweight torpedo (LWT) array kits. This modification combines purchases for the Navy (18%); the government of Canada (68%); Republic of Korea (8%); Denmark (5%); and Spain (1%), under the Foreign Military Sales (FMS) program. Work will be performed in Braintree, Massachusetts (70%); and Lititz, Pennsylvania (30%).
This action is to exercise Phase One of Option Year Two of the MK54 MOD 0 LWT array kits program to supply array nose assembly kits. This option provides MK54 LWT MOD 0 array kits for the Navy and FMS partners, in addition to spares, production support material and related engineering services, hardware support and the maintenance of government-furnished equipment. Work is expected to be complete by March 2023.
Martin Lewis, President of Ultra Ocean Systems, Inc.:
“I am excited and proud that Ultra has once again been awarded a contract by the United States Navy to provide array kits for the MK54 Torpedo. As a market leader in Undersea Warfare and a provider of highly complex acoustic and electro-mechanical systems, Ultra continues to focus our core capabilities to support our US Navy and international customers in this extremely dynamic maritime environment.”
Robert Gordon, Vice President of Business Development - Ocean Systems