Propulsion Contract for Israeli Navy’s Fast Patrol Boats Awarded
MTU America Inc. is being awarded a $6,8 contract for three shipsets of propulsion system hardware and two spare marine gears for the Israeli Navy Super Dvora fast patrol boats.
This contract, which will support the Israeli Navy, is a follow-on effort, which was previously performed. The contract will provide the propulsion system equipment necessary to support the ongoing fleet maintenance and life cycle support of the Israeli Navy.
Work will be performed in Friedrichshafen, Germany (70 percent), and Kristinehamn, Sweden (30 percent), and is expected to be completed by March 2017.
The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, District of Columbia, is the contracting activity.