Marinette Marine Awarded Navy Contract

Great news for the state!

(WLUK) — The U.S. Navy announced Thursday Fincantieri Marinette Marine was awarded a contract to build the Navy’s new frigate.

The initial contract is worth almost $800 million for one guided missile ship.

If all options are exercised on the contract, Marinette Marine will deliver the first 10 FFG (X) ships for a total of more than $5.5 billion.