The U.S. Navy announced it has awarded a $21.7 million contract modification to the San Diego office of Raytheon Co. The deal covers life cycle engineering and support services for the integrated shipboard electronic systems of the San Antonio-class amphibious ships.
Eighty percent of the work will be done in San Diego.
The work will be performed on amphibious transport docks, which are actually 684-foot ships that can carry up to 800 U.S. Marines and their equipment.
The Naval Sea Systems Command of Washington, D.C. awarded the contract, announced on Dec. 20.
Waltham, Mass.-based Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) reported total net sales of $25.3 billion in 2017.