General Dynamics’ subsidiary NASSCO has won a repair contract with a potential US$106m value from the US Navy, to carry out the fiscal 2017 dry-docking phased maintenance availability for the USS Makin Island amphibious assault ship. This was announced on 7 June 2017.
The US Department of Defense had earlier said that General Dynamics’ NASSCO will perform ship maintenance, modernisation and repair services under the firm-fixed-price contract.
Work will be undertaken in San Diego, California, and completed by September 2018.
- June 2017