Ingalls Shipbuilding Awarded Navy LHA 8 Affordability Contract ... 5 million for early industry involvement to reduce the construction and life-cycle cost for the amphibious assault ship LHA 8… Huntington Ingalls Inc., Ingalls Shipbuilding Division (Ingalls) was awarded a FPIF contract for $272,467,161 for LHA 8 Planning, Advanced Engineering and Procurement of Long Lead Time Material with options for DD&C and the associated support efforts. ... would bring the cumulative value of the contract to $3.1 billion. The contract … Lexington-Fayette Urban County Housing Authority Office Hours: Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Main: 859.281.5060 Fax: 859.281.5055 The Navy has awarded the long-awaited contracts to two shipbuilders worth a combined value of about $6.3 billion for dock landing ship replacement design as well as detail, design and construction of the LHA-8 and the fleet oiler replacement. On 13 June 2014, the U.S. Department of Defense announced that it had awarded a contract worth for $23.5 million to General Dynamics National Steel and Shipbuilding Co., San Diego, California for design and development work on LHA-8. ... LHA 8. The contract value, for the planning, advanced engineering and procurement of long-lead material, is $272,467,161. Huntington Ingalls Industries announced that its Ingalls Shipbuilding division has received a third contract modification from the US Navy for $145 million to provide long-lead-time material and advance procurement activities for amphibious assault ship LHA 9.. The LHA reserves the right to terminate a contract awarded pursuant to this solicitation at any time for its convenience upon written notice to each contractor. The Defense Department said Thursday HII will conduct work in Mississippi, Wisconsin, California, Georgia, Pennsylvania and other locations to support the LHA 8 assault ship. Ingalls Shipbuilding was awarded the contract today to build LHA 8. The total value of the order to Ingalls will be $3.134 billion when all options are exercised. This modification brings the total advance funding for LHA 9 to $350 million. Applications are then reviewed and funds awarded to selected HAs on a competitive basis. LHA 8 will follow America (LHA 6) and Tripoli (LHA 7) from the Mississippi yard. The U.S. Department of Defense announced big news for Ingalls Shipbuilding on Thursday afternoon. (Ingalls Shipbuilding) PASCAGOULA, Mississippi -- Ingalls Shipbuilding has been awarded a contract to build the next in the U.S. Navy's line of amphibious assault ships, LHA 8. The US Navy has awarded a $3bn contract to Huntington Ingalls Industries' (HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division for the detail design and construction of the third America-class large-deck amphibious landing helicopter assault (LHA 8) warship, which is to be named USS Bougainville. Performance. A detail design and construction contract for LHA 8 is expected to be awarded next year.