Following a rigorous evaluation and selection process, Crowley Maritime Corporation
and marine services business segment announced today that it has been awarded the West Coast Salvage and a Worldwide Engineering Services contract with the Naval Sea Systems Command
(NAVSEA), Director of Ocean Engineering/Supervisor of Salvage and Diving (SUPSALV). With the exception of a four-year period, Crowley has
successfully held this contract since 1976.
The agreement, which is valid for up to five years, calls for providing
salvage and salvage-related services, harbor clearance, ocean engineering
and point-to-point towing services. It also calls for engineering services
to be provided in support of salvage, towing, harbor clearance, ocean
engineering and special project development.
"We are pleased to once again be chosen to provide these services to
NAVSEA," said Steve Peterson, Crowley's Senior Vice President and General
Manager, Energy and Marine Services. "We take pride in the fact that we have
the experience and capability to perform these sometimes unique and
challenging types of jobs, and we look forward to our continued
The contract covers the entire Western Zone of NAVSEA'S operations, which
encompasses the west coast of North and South America from the Arctic to the
Antarctic out to the International Date Line.