Gryphon Technologies has been awarded a competitively bid single award contract to provide technical engineering support services for the Landing Craft Air Cushion (LCAC) and Naval Assault Craft Units (ACUs).
Services include maintenance, repair, and modification of LCACs assigned to NSWC PCD and to the Naval Assault Craft Units.
(See sailors maintain and operate landing craft air cushion (LCAC) vehicles assigned to Assault Craft Unit (ACU) 4, embarked aboard USS Bataan (LHD 5). Courtesy of the U.S. Navy and YouTube)
Gryphon will conduct tests, trials, evaluations, special studies, model or prototype fabrication and testing and shock and vibration testing, supporting product improvements of components to the legacy LCAC craft as well as the new LCAC 100 craft being delivered in late 2017 to NSWC PCD.
If all options are exercised, the contract will be complete in 2022.
“LCACs and Amphibious ships are the pillars of Gryphon,” said P.J. Braden, founder and CEO of Gryphon.
“We are pleased and proud that we can work with NSWC PCD in support of their mission.”
(Learn More about Gryphon Technologies, courtesy of the company and YouTube)
The Naval Surface Warfare Center, Panama City Division (NSWC PCD), Expeditionary System Division, supports Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) to provide support services for Expeditionary Warfare and Strategic Sealift programs.
Gryphon Technologies is a premier professional and engineering services firm headquartered in Washington DC and specializing in warfare systems and integration, naval architecture and marine engineering, program management, test and evaluation, and logistics.