Vigor Portland books MSC contract

MARCH 31, 2014 — Vigor Industrial LLC, Portland, OR, is being awarded a $6,875,938 firm-fixed-price contract for a 68-calendar day mid-term shipyard availability of USNS Guadalupe (T-AO 200).  

Work will include 72,000-hour main engine maintenance; main engine turbocharger overhaul; port shaft brake overhaul; starboard power take-off clutch/coupling overhaul, deck non-skid preservation; roller door replacement; and gypsy winch overhauls.  

Guadalupe's primary mission is to provide fuel to U.S. Navy ships at sea and jet fuel to aircraft assigned to aircraft carriers.  The contract includes options which, if exercised, would bring the total contract value to $8,153,218.  

Work will be performed in Portland and is expected to be completed by July 2014.  Fiscal 2014 working capital contract funds in the amount of $6,875,938 are being obligated at the time of award, and will expire at the end of the current fiscal year.

This contract was competitively procured, with proposals solicited via the Federal Business Opportunities website, with two offers received.  

Military Sealift Command Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity (N00033-14-C-7501).