General Dynamics' (NYSE: GD) General Dynamics C4 Systems division received a large five-year contract from the U.S. Army Contracting Command - Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland.
Falls Church-based General Dynamics will be involved in the Common Hardware Systems-4 (CHS-4) program.
The CHS-4 program will allow the U.S. military and other organizations to acquire radios, satellite communications and encryption equipment, computers and other products at a competitive price similar to the private market, which will essentially keep purchase costs low.
CHS-4 will also make certain that those being supplied will get the latest technology in production including rugged and semi-rugged computers, computer peripherals, routers and power subsystems.
The indefinite-delivery, indefinite-quantity contract has a first order worth $5.3 Million. The total contract has a potential worth of up to $3.7 Billion.