October 14, 2004
$9.7 million Navy contract for Todd Pacific
Todd Pacific Shipyards Corporation says it has been notified that it has been awarded a contract with the Navy to accomplish preservation (blast and paint) of various bilges, tanks and the exterior hull on the USS COLUMBUS, a Los Angeles Class nuclear submarine (SSN-762). The work will be accomplished in drydock at the Puget Sound Naval Shipyard in Bremerton, Washington. The availability will commence October 15, 2004 and will be completed by May 31, 2005.