BAE Systems Awarded Two Navy Contract Modifications

By George Backwell
Thursday, July 31, 2014
USS Gettysburg in Suez Canal: Photo USN

The US Department of Defense informs it has awarded separate contracts to BAE Systems in Jacksonville and in Norfolk for ship repairs and modifications as follows:

1. BAE Systems Southeast Shipyards Mayport, Jacksonville, Florida, is being awarded an $54,698,937 modification to a previously awarded contract (N00024-10-C-4406) for a Docking Selected Restricted Availability to include structural work and extensive repairs and maintenance onboard USS Gettysburg (CG-64).

This availability includes hull, machinery, electrical, electronics, ship alterations, and piping alteration and repair work. Work will be performed in Jacksonville, Florida, and is expected to be completed by April 2015.

Fiscal 2014 operations and maintenance (Navy) funding in the amount of $32,914,644 will be obligated at time of award. Contract funds will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. Southeast Regional Maintenance Center, Mayport, Florida, is the administering contracting activity.

2. BAE Systems Norfolk Ship Repair, Norfolk, Virginia,
is being awarded a $27,625,758 modification to a previously awarded contract (N00024-10-C-4308) for USS NITZE (DDG-94) fiscal 2014 and 2015 docking selected restricted availability.

DoD explains that a docking selected restricted availability includes the planning and execution of depot-level maintenance, alterations, and modifications that will update and improve the ship's military and technical capabilities while in dry dock.

Work will be performed in Norfolk, Virginia, and is expected to be completed by January 2015.

Fiscal 2014 operations and maintenance (Navy) funding in the amount of $27,625,758 will be obligated at time of award and the funds will expire at the end of fiscal year 2015. Norfolk Ship Support Activity, Norfolk, Virginia, is the contracting activity.

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