General Dynamics



Introduction To Purchasing

At BIW we have over 100 materials management specialists who work on procurement issues and accomplish supply activities through active collaboration with customers and providers. BIW consumes vast amounts and various types of materials and services used in ship construction, capital projects, overhead supplies/services, and facilities maintenance. These are acquired through innovative contracting methods and supplier partnerships.

Our job is: Providing the right materials, always on time,
at an affordable price to all customers, internal and external.

Important Note: This is a large and relatively complex section of our site. Please navigate with care: we have designed the Purchasing section to provide proper guidance and to answer most of your questions in advance.
You should be able to find all the necessary forms used to conducted business with us, along with comprehensive explanatory materials. In the event that you don't see what you're looking for, please contact us directly. 

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