BAE Systems Norfolk Ship Repair is being awarded a $6,9 million firm-fixed-price contract for 43-calendar day shipyard availability for the Mid Term Availability of USNS Leroy Grumman (T-AO 195).
Work will include clean and gas free tanks, voids, cofferdams and spaces, steel RAS (Replenishment At Sea) and FAS (Fuel At Sea) Kingpost Brackets, miscellaneous steel & 01 Level Expansion Joint, ultrasonic thickness hull, port and starboard main engine 12k overhaul, Marine Sanitation Device system flush, replace steering differential box and saddle winch and motor overhauls.
The contract includes options which, if exercised, would bring the total contract value to $7,147,109.
Work will be performed in Norfolk, Virginia, and is expected to be completed by April 12, 2015.
Fiscal 2015 maintenance and repair funds in the amount of $6,976,389 will be obligated at the time of award, and will expire at the end of the current fiscal year.
The Navy’s Military Sealift Command, Washington, District of Columbia, is the contracting activity.
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