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Navy Provides Updated Cost Estimate For USS Miami Repair
NAVY ^ | 22 August 2012 | Naval Sea Systems Command Public Affairs

Posted on 08/22/2012 4:20:57 PM PDT by moonshot925

WASHINGTON (NNS) -- The Navy's revised cost estimate to restore USS Miami (SSN 755) is approximately $450 million, with an estimated date of completion for the repairs of April 30, 2015 officials announced Aug. 22.

The estimate includes 10 percent variability due to the unique nature of the repair and the cost impacts of shifting the planned maintenance availabilities of other ships and submarines.

Navy is committed to delivering the submarine back to the fleet with no operational limitations. Once returned to service, Miami will serve for an additional 10 years with five planned full-length deployments, ready to respond to any combatant commander tasking.

The resources and workforce to support the repair effort are expected to come from the Portsmouth Naval shipyard, private sector, as well as the local New Hampshire and Maine trades workforce. The Navy expects to award an advanced planning contract in September to support engineering efforts to guide the accomplishment of repairs and procure repair material, followed by the repair contract in late spring 2013.

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TOPICS: Crime/Corruption; Government; News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: caseyfury; caseyjamesfury; fire; sabotage; saboteur; ssn755; submarine; ussmiami

1 posted on 08/22/2012 4:21:10 PM PDT by moonshot925
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2 posted on 08/22/2012 4:23:13 PM PDT by musicman (Until I see the REAL Long Form Vault BC, he's just "PRES__ENT" Obama = Without "ID")
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3 posted on 08/22/2012 4:29:57 PM PDT by Jacquerie (Exterminate rats.)
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4 posted on 08/22/2012 4:32:36 PM PDT by tomkat
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5 posted on 08/22/2012 4:54:59 PM PDT by null and void (Day 1311 of our ObamaVacation from reality - Obama, a queer and present danger)
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