Vigor Marine LLC has been awarded a $17.6 million contract for a 63-calendar day shipyard availability for the regular overhaul dry-docking of U.S. Navy replenishment oiler USNS Henry J. Kaiser (T-AO 202).
The firm-fixed-price contract was awarded by the U.S. Navy’s Military Sealift Command (MSC).
The contract consists of the amounts listed in the following areas: category “A” work item cost, additional government requirement, other direct costs and general and administrative costs. Work will include general services, ballast tank recoating, ballast tank preservation, ship service diesel generator maintenance, deck covering replacement, docking and undocking, underwater hull and freeboard cleaning and preservation, stern shaft and propeller repair and sliding block chain replacement.
The contract includes options, which if exercised, would bring the total contract value to around $19.2 million. Funds were obligated on Sept. 12 , and work is expected to be completed by Dec. 23, 2019.