Vigor Marine LCC is awarded a contract, worth around $89 million, for the execution of the fiscal 2020 dry-docking selected restricted availability (DSRA) of the U.S. Navy Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Wayne E. Meyer (DDG 108).
The firm-fixed-price contract was awarded by the Navy’s Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA).
This availability will include a combination of maintenance, modernization and repair of the USS Wayne E. Meyer. This is a Chief of Naval Operations scheduled DSRA. The purpose is to maintain, modernize and repair the USS Wayne E. Meyer. Vigor Marine LLC will provide the resources capable of completing, coordinating and integrating multiple areas of ship maintenance, repair and modernization for the USS Wayne E. Meyer.
This contract includes options, which, if exercised, would bring the cumulative value of this contract to around $98 million.
Work will be performed in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, and is expected to be completed by November 2020.
Wayne E. Meyer is the 58th destroyer of the Arleigh Burke-class. She was built by Bath Iron Works (BIW), and was christened by sponsor Anna Mae Meyer, wife of Admiral Meyer, and launched on 18 October 2008. She completed sea trials in June 2009 and was delivered to the Navy in July 2009.
The vessel was commissioned on the Delaware River in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on 10 October 2009.