Teledyne Brown Engineering Awarded Next Generation UUV Contract Vehicle

Teledyne Brown Engineering Awarded Next Generation UUV Contract Vehicle | Photo

HUNTSVILLE, AL - August 14, 2018 – Teledyne Brown Engineering was announced as one of 23 companies awarded the Unmanned Undersea Vehicle (UUV) Family of Systems (FOS) IDIQ contract to further developments and technologies for undersea vehicles.  Work under the UUV FOS contract will support research and development to design, develop, build, fabricate and test a family of unmanned undersea vehicles for the Navy.

“Teledyne Brown Engineering is excited to assist in future developments for the Navy’s undersea vehicles,” stated Jan Hess, the company’s President.  “This opportunity will allow us to provide the subsea warfighter with state of the art technology drawing from our broad areas of expertise.”

The UUV FOS contract was awarded by the Naval Undersea Warfare Center Division in Newport, Rhode Island and has a ceiling value of $561.2 million with options that could raise that amount to $794.5 million. Teledyne Brown Engineering proposed to and was awarded all 12 Functional Areas to include Payloads, Hull and Structure, Propulsion, Energy Storage/Conversion, Electrical Power, Vehicle Controller, Software, Non-Payload Sensors, Vehicle Control Systems, Host Platform Elements, Ashore Elements, and Internal Architecture. Teledyne Technologies, the company’s parent corporation, also offers a broad portfolio of undersea products, capabilities and systems that are perfectly suited to support this effort. 

About Teledyne Brown Engineering

Teledyne Brown Engineering is an industry leader in full-spectrum engineering and advanced manufacturing solutions for harsh environments in space, defense, energy, and maritime industries. For over six decades, the company has successfully delivered innovative systems, integration, operations and technology development worldwide. For more information about Teledyne Brown Engineering visit: www.tbe.com.

About Teledyne Technologies Incorporated

Teledyne Technologies is a leading provider of sophisticated instrumentation, digital imaging products and software, aerospace and defense electronics, and engineered systems. Teledyne Technologies' operations are primarily located in the United States, the United Kingdom, Canada, and Western and Northern Europe. For more information, visit Teledyne Technologies' website at www.teledyne.com.