Navy Contracts for Two US Shipyards

Press Release
Tuesday, February 12, 2013

Latest US Dept of Defense Contracts include awards to Colonna's Shipyard Inc. & East Coast Repair and Fabrication L.L.C.

Firstly, Colonna's Shipyard Inc., Norfolk, Va.,  is being awarded a $17,942,143 fixed-price contract for a dry-docking phased maintenance availability on the USS Monsoon (PC 4) for the accomplishment of miscellaneous structural, electrical and mechanical repairs, including dry-docking.  This contract contains options, which if exercised, would bring the contract value to $18,690,252. 

Work will be performed in Norfolk, Va., and is expected to be completed by February 2014.  Fiscal 2013 Operations and Maintenance, Navy funding in the amount of $17,942,143 will be obligated at the time of the award and will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. 

Secondly, East Coast Repair and Fabrication L.L.C., Norfolk, Va., is being awarded a $13,584,787 fixed-price contract for a dry-docking phased maintenance availability on the USS Hurricane (PC 3) for the accomplishment of miscellaneous structural, electrical and mechanical repairs, including dry-docking.  This contract contains options, which if exercised, would bring the contract value to $14,239,409. 

Work will be performed in Portsmouth, Va., and is expected to be completed by January 2014.  Fiscal 2013 Operations and Maintenance, Navy funding in the amount of $13,584,787 will be obligated at the time of the award and will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. 

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