Naval Funding for BAE Systems

Maritime Activity Reports, Inc.

July 2, 2009

BAE Systems Norfolk Ship Repair, Norfolk, Va., is being awarded a $11,717,122 modification to previously awarded contract (N00024-05-C-4403) for repairs of the USS Iwo Jima (LHD-7).  The following work items will be accomplished on the ship:  replace sewage discharge pumps; install scullery steam condensate drain piping; replace fire retardant plywood on ammunition magazine bulkhead; remove & dispose marine coatings containing heavy metals; replace & test flight deck padeyes; replace ventilation ducting and preheater; repair combination steam exhaust/relief valve; replace lube oil tank, fill connection deck fitting; and other work items to support those mentioned.  Work will be performed in Norfolk, Va., and is expected to be completed by November 2009.  Contract funds in the amount of $11,717,122 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  The Mid-Atlantic Regional Maintenance Center, Norfolk, Va., is the administrative contracting activity for the contract (N00024-05-C-4403).

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