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Contracts - Modifications | Other Corporation | Support & Maintenance | Surface Ships - Combat | USA

$249M to VSE for Life-Cycle Support of International Fleet Support Vessels

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VSE Corp. in Alexandria, VA received a $249 million modification to a previously awarded contract (N00024-05-D-4204) to add an option for continuous life-cycle support of naval vessels that are bought, sold or otherwise transferred through the international fleet support (IFS) program. Under this contract, VSE provides design, configuration management, field engineering, maintenance planning, maintenance, spare parts support, training, casualty, and depot level repair. The company also provides engineering, technical, procurement, logistics, test, inspection, calibration, repair, maintenance, equipment upgrade installation, and overhaul support services, including reactivation to safe-to-sail status. VSE will perform the work in Alexandria, VA and at various locations throughout the world as required by IFS customers. The company expects to complete the work by August 2010. The Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) at the Washington Navy Yard in DC manages the contract. The IFS program is a NAVSEA Deputy Commander for Surface Warfare (SEA 21) effort to provide complete life-cycle support for non-nuclear surface ships operated by allied navies… As part of the IFS Program, SEA 21 and Commander, FFG 7 Class Squadron hosted an International Frigate Working Group May 12-15/09 in Mayport, FL that brought together all current operators of Oliver Hazard Perry-class frigates. The meetings provided […]

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