Vigor to drydock Navy sub tender

JULY 17, 2014—Vigor Industrial, LLC, of Portland, OR, is being awarded a $16,984,940 firm-fixed-price contract for a 120-calendar day regular overhaul and drydocking of USS Emory S. Land (AS 39). Work will include No. 1 and No. 2 boiler inspection, propulsion shaft removal and inspection, underwater hull preservation, ship's service turbo generator five-year American Bureau of Shipping inspection, structural plenums refurbishment, domestic reefer upgrade, five-year ABS tank inspection, and installation of permanent ballast and stability test.

USS Emory S. Land's primary mission is to provide repair services to submarines.

This contract includes options which, if exercised, would bring the cumulative value of this contract to $23,234,057. Work will be performed in Portland, and is expected to be completed by February 2015. No contract funds will be obligated at time of award. This contract was competitively procured with proposals solicited via the Federal Business Opportunities website and two proposals were received. The U.S. Navy's Military Sealift Command is the contracting activity (N32205-14-C-5005).