SEPTEMBER 10, 2018 – Hornbeck Offshore Operators LLC, Covington, LA, has been awarded a $7,471,447 firm fixed price contract for a time charter of HOS Mystique supporting the U.S. Southern Command.
Delivered in 2008, HOS Mystique is a 250 ft, DP2 equipped MPSV.
The DOD says the multi-mission support vessel will be chartered to provide proof of concept for a single vessel to meet various training, exercise, experimentation, and operational mission support requirements.
Work will be performed at sea, and is expected to be completed June 14, 2019.
Fiscal 2018 operations and maintenance funds in the amount of $7,471,447 are being obligated at the time of award. Funds will expire at the end of the current fiscal year.
The contract was competitively procured via the Military Sealift Command, Navy Electronic Commercial Online and the Federal Business Opportunities websites, with six offers received.
The U.S. Navy Military Sealift Command, Norfolk, Virginia, is the contracting activity.