General Dynamics Electric Boat, General Dynamics Bath Iron Works, Maersk Line, and Offshore Vessels Inc. have all been awarded contracts by the US Department of Defense in its latest listing of Navy contracts, as follows:
General Dynamics Electric Boat Corp., Groton, Conn., is being awarded a $25,668,778 firm-fixed-priced contract for the USS Providence (SSN 719) fiscal year 2013 dry-docking continuous maintenance availability. This scope of work encompasses required maintenance activities necessary to maintain full unrestricted operation of the submarine, as well as upgrades and modernization efforts required to ensure the submarine is operating at full technical capacity. Work will be performed in Groton, Conn., and is expected to be completed by April 2014.
General Dynamics Bath Iron Works, Bath, Maine, is being awarded a $13,312,764 modification to a previously awarded contract (N00024-06-C-2303) for material and labor to complete work on the DDG 1000 deckhouse. Work will be performed in Bath, Maine, and is expected to be completed by June 2014.
Maersk Line, Ltd., Norfolk, Va., is being awarded a $12,190,635 modification under a previously awarded firm-fixed-price contract (N00033-10-C-3220) to exercise a one-year option period for the time charter of one self-sustaining ship, MV SSG Edward A. Carter Jr., to support the U.S. Army's ammunition prepositioning program. Work will be performed at sea worldwide, and is expected to be completed by September 2014.
Offshore Service Vessels, Inc., Cut Off, La., is being awarded an $8,484,060 modification under a previously awarded firm-fixed-price contract (N00033-13-C-2001) to exercise a one-year option for the time charter of one maritime support vessel, MV C-Champion. The vessel is used as a platform for launching and recovering small boats; refueling and provisioning small boats; and assisting with limited maintenance for small boats. The vessel also provides support to maritime security operations. Work will be performed worldwide, and is expected to be completed by October 2014.