Bath Iron Works Awarded $620 Million to Build New Destroyer

 

Photo courtesy of Bath Iron Works.
Photo courtesy of Bath Iron Works.

 

Bangor Daily News: The U.S. Navy has awarded funding for the construction of one Arleigh Burke class destroyer at Bath Iron Works, U.S. Sens. Susan Collins and Angus King announced Monday.

The $620 million award is part of the multiyear procurement contract from 2013 to 2017, according to a joint news release issued by the senators.

Read more about the contract to build a new Navy destroyer at the Bath Iron Works.