Safe Boats International, LLC, Bremerton, Washington, is being awarded a $34,5 million firm-fixed-price contract for the construction of four MK VI Patrol Boats.
This contract includes options which, if exercised, would bring the total cumulative value of this contract to $52,295,843.
Work will be performed in Tacoma, Washington (82 percent); Kent, Washington (7 percent); Wichita, Kansas (6 percent); New Zealand (3 percent); and in Canada and Berwick, Louisiana (less than 2 percent), and is expected to be completed by March 2018.
Fiscal 2013 and 2014 National Guard and Reserve Component equipment account funds in the amount of $34,518,536 will be obligated at the time of award.
Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.
Under FAR Part 8.405-6 (a)(1)(i)(C) the new work is a logical follow on to an original Federal Supply Schedule delivery order, number N00024-l2-F-2223.
The original order was placed competitively in accordance with the applicable Federal Supply Schedule ordering procedures.
The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, District of Columbia, is the contracting activity.
Press Release, July 03, 2014; Image: navsea.navy.mil