USA: BAE Systems Wins MSMO Contract to Maintain Six Ticonderoga Class Guided Missile Cruisers

 

BAE Systems Ship Repair has been awarded a multi-ship, multi-option (MSMO) dry dock contract by the U.S. Navy to maintain six Ticonderoga class (CG 47) guided missile cruisers, either home-ported in or visiting the Norfolk, Virginia area.

Included in the five-year contract is the execution planning, modernization, maintenance and repair work for the USS Leyte Gulf (CG 55), USS San Jacinto (CG 56), USS Normandy (CG 60), USS Monterey (CG 61), USS Anzio (CG 68) and USS Vella Gulf (CG 72).

 

“The award of this contract is a direct testament to the sustained superior performance and dedicated commitment of our highly skilled workforce”

“The award of this contract is a direct testament to the sustained superior performance and dedicated commitment of our highly skilled workforce,” said Bill Clifford, president of BAE Systems Ship Repair. “The Navy clearly recognizes our achievements and success in maintaining and modernizing these critical assets for combat operations.”


The contract – coupled with those for DDG 51 class, LPD 17 class and amphibious ships in Norfolk, San Diego, Hawaii and Jacksonville – reinforces BAE Systems’ trusted MSMO support for the U.S. Navy.

About Bae Systems Ship Repair

BAE Systems Ship Repair, a business area of BAE Systems Support Solutions, is a leading non-nuclear ship repair, modernization and conversion company, focusing on dry dock and maintenance and modernization services for the U.S. Navy, other defense agencies and commercial customers. It has major operations in Norfolk, Virginia; San Diego and San Francisco, California; Pearl Harbor, Hawaii; Jacksonville, Florida; and Mobile, Alabama. BAE Systems Support Solutions also provides a range of other services to meet customer needs in readiness and sustainment and operational support across the land, aviation, maritime and C4ISR domains, supporting the U.S. Department of Defense and federal agencies.

Source: BAE, April 8, 2011;

Share this article

Follow Naval Today

Events>

<< Feb 2016 >>
MTWTFSS
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
29 1 2 3 4 5 6

Defexpo India 2016

The eight edition of Defexpo India, held in February 2014, recorded an unprecedented growth in foreign as well as domestic companies…

read more >

MARITIME RECONNAISSANCE & SURVEILLANCE TECHNOLOGY

MR&ST 2016 aims is to provide industry leaders, maritime surveillance and reconnaissance project managers and military and government representatives the knowledge and contacts they need to further develop their capabilities in Maritime Domain Awareness.

This will be achieved through panel discussions and briefings based on topics from acquisition projects to operational experiences and lessons learnt. 5 Flag Officers confirmed, making this the most senior Maritime ISR meeting in the region! Confirmed speakers 2016 include leading experts from Italian Coast Guard, The Swedish Coast Guard, Royal Navy (UK), Italian Air Force, EU Naval Force, US Navy, NATO, Spanish MoD, Irish Coast Guard and many more.

Contact e-mail: jrotar@smi-online.co.uk

Contact tel: +44 (0) 207 827 6130

More Info

read more >

9th annual Border Security Conference

SMi Group are proud to announce the return of the highly successful Border Security conference, now in its 9th year. The value of this event is recognized by the Italian Navy who will be sending a delegation to attend and provide a senior speaker to present on the current operations in relation to the migrant crisis.

The event will also focus on other aspects of border security, such as the smuggling of drugs and illegal goods at the border as well as counter terrorism. Sessions will focus on how this can be reduced, whether it be modern technologies, greater collaboration or a larger security presence at the border.

Confirmed speakers 2016 include leading experts from Italian Navy, EU Naval Force Mediterranean, Portuguese Navy, Finnish Customs, French National Police, EU Border Assistance Mission to Moldova and Ukraine, CEPOL and many more.

Contact e-mail: jrotar@smi-online.co.uk

Contact tel: +44 (0) 207 827 6054

More Info

 

read more >

WEST 2016

The premier naval conference and exposition on the West Coast, WEST is now in its 26th year of bringing military and industry leaders together…

read more >