By John Lee.
Swiftships LLC, based in the US state of Louisiana, has awarded a $14,591,075 firm-fixed-price contract for "the accomplishment of continuous lifecycle support for the Iraqi Navy".
The contractor will provide technical expertise in preventative and planned maintenance, emergent repairs, and platform overhaul support services for Iraqi patrol boats, off-shore vessels, and defender boats.
Work will be performed on Umm Qasr Naval Base, Iraq, and is expected to be completed by March 2017.
(Source: US Dept of Defense)