BAE Systems – San Diego Ship Repair, San Diego, California, was awarded a $37,730,467 firm-fixed-price contract action for maintenance, modernization and repair of USS John P. Murtha (LPD 26) fiscal 2024 Selected Restricted Availability. The scope of this acquisition includes all labor, supervision, equipment, production, testing, facilities, and quality assurance necessary to prepare for, and accomplish, the Chief of Naval Operations Availability for managing critical modernization, maintenance and repair programs. This contract includes options, which if exercised, would bring the cumulative value of this contract to $42,442,680. Work will be performed in San Diego, California, and is expected to be completed by September 2024. If all options are exercised, work will continue through September 2024. Fiscal 2023 operations and maintenance, Navy funds in the amount of $37,725,469 (99.99%); and fiscal 2023 other procurement, Navy funds in the amount of $4,998 (0.01%), will be obligated at the time of award, of which $37,725,469 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was awarded on a sole source basis in accordance with Federal Acquisition Regulation 6.302-3, Industrial Mobilization. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity (N0002423C4405). (Awarded July 24, 2023)