2019 Report details for project: DREADNOUGHT

Project name: DREADNOUGHT - there are 7 reports for this project: 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019
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Organisation: MOD (D17) - see all reports for this organisation
Report year: 2019 (data is from Sept 2018)
Category: Military - see all reports for this category
Description: The design, development and manufacture of 4 Dreadnought Class ballistic missile submarines.
DCA (RAG): Amber
DCA text: The programme has continued to gather pace in the first year of Delivery Phase 2, the design has matured substantially and build activity escalated significantly: Dreadnought outfitting continues to increase in the Central Yard Complex, the fabrication of units for HMS Valiant will start soon and delivery of components into the shipyard continues to escalate. The Dreadnought Alliance (Ministry of Defence's Submarine Delivery Agency, BAE Systems and Rolls-Royce) stood up on 1 April 2018.
Start date: 2011-04-14
End date: None
Schedule text: The priority remains to deliver the build schedule in order to ensure HMS Dreadnought will be on patrol in the early 2030s through the active identifiaction of risks and the prosecution of opportunities.
Baseline: £1,505.63m
Forecast: £1,339.29m
Variance: -11.00%
Variance text: Reduction in forecast driven by accounting treatments, revised US costs and delayed Supply Chain commitments.
Whole Life Cost: £30,060.07m
WLCost text: The whole life costs is for the acquisition of the submarines and associated additional infrastructure, beyond that currently in place for the Vanguard class, and the balance between the current in-service costs and those estimated to support the new boats.
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