Anteon awarded $23.6 million contract

The US Naval Undersea Warfare Center (NUWC) has awarded Anteon a $23.6 million contract to provide systems engineering and development support for NUWC’s Communications and Electronic Support Measures Programs.

Anteon International Corporation, an information technology and systems engineering and integration company, has announced that the US Naval Undersea Warfare Center (NUWC) has awarded Anteon a five-year contract valued at $23.6 million.

Under this contract, Anteon will provide systems engineering and development support for NUWC’s Communications and Electronic Support Measures Programs. The work will be performed in Newport, Rhode Island and Mystic, Connecticut.

The NUWC is said to provide the technical foundation for the conceptualisation, research and development, modernisation and maintenance of US Navy undersea systems.

Specific programs to be supported under this contract include the Common Submarine Radio Room, Submarine Satellite Communications Program, High Data Rate (HDR) Submarine Antenna, Multi-Function Mast Antenna and the Extremely Low Frequency Program.