Sterling Shipyard LP, Port Naches, Texas, has been awarded an $8,980,400 firm-fixed-price contract for services to build, test, and deliver a new deck barge that will be paired with a government purchased crawler crane to form a crane barge.
Bids were solicited via the internet with four received. Work will be performed in Port Naches, Texas, with an estimated completion date of July 31, 2022.
Fiscal 2020 revolving funds in the amount of $8,980,400 were obligated at the time of the award. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Philadelphia, Pa., is the contracting activity.