November 19, 2021
Photo courtesy of U.S. Navy
The USS Portland is an amphibious transport dock ship, one of several types of ships covered under a contract awarded to QED Systems. The new deal calls on QED to support maintenance availabilities. In this view, the Portland undergoes sea trials in the Gulf of Mexico in 2017.
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U.S. Navy Awards $49.3 Million Deal to Virginia Firm With Local Presence
The U.S. Navy awarded QED Systems Inc. of Virginia Beach, Virginia a $49.3 million modification to a previously awarded contract. Under the deal, QED will support availabilities — that is, periods of time set aside in a ship’s schedule for maintenance, repairs and modernization.