USNS Lenthall Overhaul and Dry Docking Deal Awarded
Detyens Shipyards Inc. received a $13,2 million contract for 55-calendar-day shipyard availability for the regular overhaul and dry docking of USNS Lenthall (T-AO 189).
Work will include general ship services for ship, hazardous waste disposal, ultrasonic thickness gauging, port and starboard upper sea-chest steel replacement, structural steel repairs, annual personal elevator certification, galley ventilation system cleaning, cathodic marine growth inhibitor anodes replacement, starboard main engine clutch and coupling, main engine clutch and coupling, main engine coolers, hull cleaning and painting and dry-docking and un-docking of the vessel.
The contract includes options which, if exercised, would bring the total contract value to $13,6 million.
Work will be performed in North Charleston, South Carolina, and is expected to be completed by Sept. 27, 2015.
The Navy’s Military Sealift Command, Washington, District of Columbia, is the contracting activity.
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