Vigor wins $36.5 million Navy contract

Work will be carried out at Vigor's Seattle shipyard Work will be carried out at Vigor's Seattle shipyard

AUGUST 30, 2016 — Vigor Marine, LLC, Portland, OR, is being awarded a $36,592,389 firm-fixed price contract to perform repair and modernization work to support a Chief of Naval Operations Availability as well as fiscal 2016 Drydocking Selected Restricted Availability for USS Gridley.

Work includes modernization ship alterations, blasting, painting, and surface preparation for complete or touch-up preservation of the underwater hull, freeboard, struts, rudders, running gear, ground tackle, and sea-chest, as well as various interior tanks, various ship alterations and repairs.

Work will be performed at Vigor Shipyard, Inc. in Seattle, WA (80 percent) and at Naval Station Everett in Everett, WA (20 percent), and is expected to be completed by March 2017.

Fiscal 2016 operation and maintenance (Navy), fiscal 2016 other procurement (Navy) and fiscal 2016 working capital (Navy) funding in the amount of $36,592,389 will be obligated at the time of award and funds will expire at the end of the current fiscal year.

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

The Puget Sound Naval Shipyard & Intermediate Maintenance Facility, Bremerton, Washington, is the contracting activity (N4523A-16-C-5014).

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