Swiftships awarded $15 million FMS contract

Written by Nick Blenkey
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Swiftships has previously supplied patrol boat kits for Egyptian Ship Building and Repairs Company (ESBRC) in Alexandria, Egypt

JUNE 28, 2016 — Swiftships LLC, Morgan City, LA, is being awarded a $15,000,000 firm-fixed-price contract for 28-m coastal patrol craft production material kits, 4.7-meter rigid inflatable boats, forward looking infrared system, diagnostic equipment, and contractor engineering technical services.

This contract involves Foreign Military Sales (FMS) to Egypt. Work will be performed in Morgan City, LA, and is expected to be completed by December 2017.

FMS funding in the amount of $15,000,000 will be obligated at time of award and contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured in accordance with 10 U.S. Code 2304(c)(4) – International Agreement.

The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, District of Columbia, is the contracting activity (N00024-16-C-2233).

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