Naval Facilities Engineering Command Atlantic Awards Contract for Portal Crane at Puget Sound Shipyard

Story Number: NNS191210-20Release Date: 12/10/2019 2:40:00 PM
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From NAVFAC Atlantic Public Affairs Office

NORFOLK, Va. (NNS) -- The Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) Atlantic has awarded a $46,014,523 firm-fixed-price contract to provide one 175-ton portal crane at Puget Sound Naval Shipyard to Konecranes Nuclear Equipment and Services LLC, of New Berlin, Wisconsin.

The work to be performed provides for the contractor to design, fabricate, assemble, shop test, deliver, install, inspect, field test and make ready for use one 175-ton heavy-lift portal crane to be installed at Puget Sound Naval Shipyard. The crane shall be a portal type with a rotating superstructure, luffing boom, main hoist and an auxiliary hoist designed to meet the dimensional and functional requirements of the specification.  

The contract also contains six unexercised options, which if exercised, would increase cumulative contract value to $329,923,447.  

Work will be performed in New Berlin, Wisconsin, and is expected to be completed by November 2023.  Fiscal 2020 other procurement, (Navy) funds in the amount of $46,014,523 are obligated on this award and will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  

This contract was competitively procured via the Navy Electronic Commerce Online and Federal Business Opportunities websites with two proposals received.  

The Naval Facilities Engineering Command, Atlantic, Norfolk, Va., is the contracting activity (N62470-20-C-0002).

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