The Naval Undersea Warfare Center, Newport has selected Amentum to provide range operations and maintenance support services under a new contract worth up to $462m.
The 10-year contract will support the Atlantic Undersea Test and Evaluation Center (AUTEC), the Navy’s large-area, deep-water, undersea test and evaluation range. AUTEC’s activities include underwater research, testing and evaluation of anti-submarine weapons, and sonar tracking and communications.
In addition to range support services, Amentum will provide AUTEC with program management and business operations services; security; program documentation; safety and environmental support; public works and base services, logistics support; test scheduling, planning and execution; air and marine services; and data acquisition, processing and analysis.
Work will be performed on Andros Island, Commonwealth of the Bahamas, and West Palm Beach, Fla.