Detyens Shipyards to Revamp USNS Leroy Grumman

first_img Industry news Complement103 crew Displacement9,500 tons light/40,700 long tons January 30, 2014 Capacity178,000 to 180,000 barrels of fuel oil and jet fuel   HENRY J. KAISER CLASS OF REPLENISHMENT OILERS View post tag: News by topic [mappress]Naval Today Staff, January 30, 2014; Image: Wikimedia View post tag: Naval Beam29.69 m View post tag: Grumman View post tag: Defense Draft11 m Speed20 knots View post tag: Replenishment View post tag: Oiler View post tag: Navy View post tag: Detyens View post tag: Defence The contract includes options, which, if exercised, would bring the overall value of the contract to over USD 11 million.USNS Leroy Grumman, pertains to a Henry J. Kaiser-class of replenishment oilers and is operated by the U.S. Navy’s Military Sealift Command, providing fuel to Navy ships at sea and jet fuel to aircraft assigned to aircraft carriers.The ship will undergo port main engine clutch and coupling overhaul, antenna cleaning, helicopter deck sprinkler and hose reel piping renewal and flight deck non-skid renewal. The contract provides for inspection and refurbishing of fall blocks and fairlead sheaves, along with cleaning of the hull and its painting.The oiler’s overhaul will be performed in Charleston, South Carolina, and is expected to be completed by April 2014. Back to overview,Home naval-today Detyens Shipyards to Revamp USNS Leroy Grumman View post tag: Shipyards View post tag: Leroy View post tag: USNS Length206 m View post tag: Revamp Detyens Shipyards to Revamp USNS Leroy Grumman USNS LEROY GRUMMANDetyens Shipyards, Inc., a naval facility specializing in emergency ship repair, ship conversion, and dry docking, has won a USD $9.6 million contract for a 55-calendar day regular overhaul and dry docking of fleet replenishment oiler USNS Leroy Grumman (T-AO 195). Share this articlelast_img read more