Three Share in Navy US$96.8-M Twin-Ship Modernization Contract

By George Backwell
Sunday, July 27, 2014
USS Blue Ridge: Photo USN

The U.S. Department of Defense informs that AMSEC LLC; CDI Marine Co. LLC; and Q.E.D. Systems Inc., (all located in Virginia Beach, Virginia) are each being awarded a cost-plus-fixed-fee/cost-only, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, multiple award contract for the procurement of material kitting and technical and logistical support services required to support modernization requirements for 'USS Blue Ridge' (LCC 19) and 'USS Mount Whitney' (LCC 20) under the LCC 19 Class Extended Service Life Program.

Contractors will provide advance planning efforts associated with shipchecks, drawings, and engineering; and marine maintenance and installation.

The maximum dollar amount that may be awarded under all three contracts combined is $96,800,000.

At time of award, AMSEC LLC will be awarded a $1,219,966 delivery order; and CDI and Q.E.D. will each be awarded a $10,000 delivery order.

Work is anticipated to be performed in Virginia Beach, Virginia (55 percent); Yokosuka, Japan (19.5 percent); Puget Sound, Washington (15 percent); and Gaeta, Italy (10.5 percent), and is expected to be completed by July 2019.

Fiscal 2014 operations and maintenance (Navy) in the amount of $1,239,966 will be obligated at the time of award, and will expire at the end of the current fiscal year.

The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, District of Columbia, is the contracting activity.

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