Halter Marine awarded $149M contract for the detail design and construction of one oceanographic survey ship (T-AGS 67)
Halter Marine, Pascagoula, Mississippi, is awarded a $149,053,160 fixed-price-incentive (firm target) modification to definitize contract number N00024-19-C-2208 for the detailed design and construction of one oceanographic survey ship (T-AGS 67). Work will be performed in Pascagoula, Mississippi (76%); Harahan, Louisiana (8%); Belle Chase, Louisiana (4.5%); Alpharetta, Georgia (4.5%); Mathews, Louisiana (2.3%); Axis, Alabama (2%); Houston, Texas (1.5%); and Sherwood, Oregon (1.2%). Fiscal 2018 shipbuilding and conversion (Navy) funding in the amount of $149,053,160 will be obligated at the time of award and will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity.
VT Halter Marine, Inc. provides shipbuilding services. The Company manufactures oceanographic and transportation ships, patrol and support boats, ferries, fireboats, commercial, logistic support, surveillance, rescue, and passenger vessels, as well as offers repair and maintenance services. VT Halter Marine operates in the United States. (www.bloomberg.com)