GovReporter November 2, 2018

Detyen’s Shipyards Inc.,* North Charleston, South Carolina, is awarded an $8,175,517 firm-fixed-price contract for a 59-calendar day shipyard availability for the mid-term availability of USNS Arctic (T-AOE 8).  

Work will include furnishing general services for the ship, collection holding tank, piping repairs, 4 overhead steel replacement, tank top steel replacements, main switch board cleaning, refurbish unrep saddles, winches, and drive chains, vent systems cleaning, underwater propellers cleaning and generator cleaning.  The contract includes options which, if exercised, would bring the total contract value to $8,175,517. Work will be performed in Charleston, South Carolina, is expected to be completed by Jan. 23, 2019.  Navy working capital funds in the amount of $8,175,517 are obligated and will not expire at the end of the current fiscal. 

This contract was a small business set-aside with companies solicited via the Federal Business Opportunities website, with one offer received.  

The Navy’s Military Sealift Command, Norfolk, Virginia, is the contracting activity (N3220519C6001).