Vigor Marine Receives Contract to Support Regular Overhaul Availability of USNS Yukon (T-AO 202)

Vigor Marine LLC is awarded a $21.5 million firm-fixed-price contract for a 76-calendar day shipyard availability in support of regular overhaul availability and dry-docking of the U.S. Navy fleet oiler USNS Yukon (T-AO 202).

The work to be performed provides services for the regular overhaul availability and dry-docking of the vessel. The contract also contains 11 unexercised options, which if exercised, would increase the cumulative contract value to around $24 million.

The Navy’s Military Sealift Command (MSC), which operates the vessel, is the contracting activity (N3220521C4014). This contract was competitively procured via the website, with one proposal received.

Work will be performed in Portland, Oregon, and is expected to be completed by May 2021. Fiscal 2021 working capital contract funds (Navy) for the contract amount are obligated on this award and will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.

USNS Yukon (T-AO-202) is a Henry J. Kaiser-class underway replenishment oiler operated by the Military Sealift Command (MSC) to support ships of the U.S. Navy.

Yukon, the sixteenth ship of the Henry J. Kaiser class, was laid down at Avondale Shipyard, Inc., at New Orleans, Louisiana, on 13 May 1991 and launched on 6 February 1993. She entered non-commissioned U.S. Navy service under the control of the Military Sealift Command with a primarily civilian crew on 25 March 1994.

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