Combined synopsissolicitation operation and maintenance of the eight watson class vessels. Jun 24, 2019 combined synopsissolicitation operation and maintenance of the eight watson class vessels. These ships were the major transporters of military equipment during operations enduring freedom and iraqi freedom. The class comprises eight of military sealift commands nineteen large, mediumspeed rollonrolloff ships and is one part of the 33 ships involved in the prepositioning program the lead ship of this class is usns watson. Watson is almost certainly the most significant technology ever to come to law, and it will give lawyers permission to think innovatively and open up the conversation about what is possible in a field that has been somewhat stuck. May 11, 2005 patriot contract services pcs challenges the department of the navys award of a contract to american overseas marine corporation amsea under request for proposals rfp no. Fleet forces command for navyunique matters and to the assistant secretary of the navy for research, development and. Patriot contract services wage rates effective october 1, 2016 watson class lmsr vessels fos 56hour 56hour supplemental supplemental supplemental base wage base wage overtime benefit base benefit benefit mppp ratingmonthlydailyhourly monthlymonthly daily daily. Mobile landing platform mlp core capability set ccs and. N0003303r5556 for the operation and maintenance of nine large, medium speed, rollonrolloff ships lmsr to move cargo in support of united states military forces worldwide. The watsonclass lmsrs preposition us army equipment and supplies in. The watsonclass vehicle cargo ship is a series of vehicle cargo ships, used by the united states for prepositioning of ground vehicles.
Maritime prepositioning ship squadron mpsron and support vessels lt william czopek, usn expeditionary warfare training group, pacific usmc expeditionary logistics branch, n571 dsn 5772606, commercial 619 4372606 william. American maritime officers will continue to represent all licensed officers working aboard eight watson class large mediumspeed rollonrolloff ships under a new operating contract awarded by military sealift command to ocean ships inc. New jones act jobs for amo on the way as seabulk orders two. Navy and oil tankers and dry cargo carriers for commercial markets. After some time spent in commercial service she was lengthened by hyundai heavy industries in 1984, and later went on to be acquired by the us navy under a long term charter. Patriot contract services has served as the ship manager for the eight watson class lmsrs since 2014. A bachelors degree in engineering, or takr watson class lmsrs to meet project management certi. New jones act jobs for amo on the way as seabulk orders. I for photographs of lmsr conversion ships and app.
Jul 3, 2019 combined synopsissolicitation operation and maintenance of the eight watson class vessels. Watson class lmsr one of the three watson class of lmsrs large medium speed roro ships assigned to maritime prepositioning ship squadron two and operated by. Notes on introduction to contract theory berkeley haas. Ibm watson for contract analytics at legal onramp ron friedmann, 5 years ago 5 min read 4827 in a prior post on ibm watson, i noted that legal onramp uses watson to process and understand high volumes of contracts.
I have yet to see any data suggesting that identifying contract provisions is in watsons sweet spot by data, i mean information such as, say, published provision extraction accuracy numbers for a system built using watson. Mobile landing platform mlp core capability set ccs. Apr 18, 2018 ai platforms like watson transform contracts from standalone, static forms into integrated, living entities that contribute to a knowledge base. The msc ships maersk line limited will be operating are eight new large, mediumspeed, rollonrolloff, or lmsr, shipsfour bob hope class lmsrs being built by avondale industries, inc. Afloat prepositioning strategically places military equipment and supplies aboard ships located in key ocean areas to ensure rapid availability during a major theater war, a. The contract extension is for watsonclass rollonrolloff vessels used to address prepositioning requirements worldwide, the department of. Jul 12, 2019 combined synopsissolicitation operation and maintenance of the eight watson class vessels. The lectures are designed to distill the central ideas of the readings into models capturing the main insights leaving many of the technical details. Patriot contract services has served as the ship manager for the eight watsonclass lmsrs since 2014. Siu jobs aboard the eight watsonclass lmsrs are secure as seafarers contracted ocean ships, inc. Jul 10, 2019 combined synopsissolicitation operation and maintenance of the eight watson class vessels. New law prioritizes great lakes dredging needs, authorizes. Watson contracts ltd is a private limited company registered in with companies house.
The military sealift command, dods manager for sealift, operates and maintains the lmsr ships with civilian commercial contract merchant mariners. Our prepositioning pm3 program is an essential element in the u. The naics category is 483111 deep sea freight transportation. Left to right are 1st ae jared ciavola, chief engineer kevin right, 3rd ae joe mcmahon, 3rd ae mohamed alsinai in front and 2nd ae chris boisvert. Msc plans to hold discussions with eligible bidders this month.
Transportation command for defense transportation matters, to the u. The watson class are a class of lmsr built at national steel and shipbuilding company in san diego. Usns soderman takr317 is a large, mediumspeed rollonrolloff ship lmsr and is part of the military sealift command. Jul 03, 2019 combined synopsissolicitation operation and maintenance of the eight watson class vessels. The class comprises eight of military sealift commands nineteen large, mediumspeed rollonrolloff ships and is one part of the 33 ships involved in the prepositioning program. Amsea is a wholly owned subsidiary of general dynamics. Patriot contract services to extend operation, maintenance support. Patriot contract services, llc level of participation. Official voice of the international organization of masters. Large, mediumspeed, rollonrolloff ships lmsr military sealift commands newest class of ships large, mediumspeed, rollonrolloff ships, or lmsr will significantly expand the nations sealift capability in the 1990s and beyond. This outstanding event is testament to the hard work of.
Military sealift commands second new lmsr is christened military sealift command newsrelease 28 jul 1997 large, mediumspeed, rollonrolloff ship usns watson takr 310 was christened july. In the picture are third mate carlton hobkirk, third mate brian purcell, second mate shane hansen, chief mate michael thompson, second assistant engineer romeo enriquez, third a. Takr 295 shughart large, mediumspeed, rollonrolloff. Watson contracts ltd was founded on 20141201 and has its registered office in craigavon. Jan 25, 2010 the 19 lmsrs are divided into 4 classes.
Manage procurement contracts with less effort, more. General dynamics amsea pens lmsr contract modification. Our portfolio includes some of the most efficient, cleanest ships in the world. Military sealift command is the transportation provider for the department of defense with the responsibility of providing strategic sealift and ocean transportation for all military forces overseas. The soderman is watsonclass vehicle cargo ship built by national steel and.
Patriot contract services has assumed control of eight watson class lmsrs. The gordon class and shughart class ships were former container ships that were converted to the lmsr configuration. Contract agreement for the school years 20172018, 20182019, and 20192020 between. We are fully qualified to manage the eight watson class lmsr vessels. The ships will continue to support military sealift command worldwide prepositioning requirements. The watson class vehicle cargo ship is a series of vehicle cargo ships, used by the united states for prepositioning of ground vehicles. Watson class lmsrs, to include vehicle transfer and lcac operations, in various tests during september and october 2014. The 2 primary components of the tavts are a selfdeploying ramp system that will be installed on a dynamically positioned surrogate mlp, and a selfdeploying sideport platform that will be mounted to an existing lmsr ship, either a takr 300 bob hope class or takr watson class. Strategic sealift ships military wiki fandom powered by wikia. Mpf02 mpsron july 2008 marine air ground task force. Navy web site and is the official web site of the military sealift command. These lmsrs were delivered to military sealift command in 1997.
Resume data sheet patriot contract services united states. Watson contracts ltd other specialised construction. Federal contract awards for federal contract opportunity n10314c3210. Under the terms of the modification, amsea will provide services including. As shown in attachment 1 and foldout 1, patriot s management of relevant vessels over the last 15 years includes 34 specific vesselscontracts accounting for some 2 million gross registered tons of maritime assets. Patriot contract services, llc use this type of entry for shore positions 19792000 lmsr port engineer managed all day to day evolutions concerning the operation, maintenance and repair of two 65,000 hp lmsr public vessels owned by the military sealift command and operating under a high operational tempo in support of us armed forces. Watson class lmsr one of the three watson class of lmsr s large medium speed roro ships assigned to maritime prepositioning ship squadron two and operated by the military sealift command, this. Strategic sealift ships military wiki fandom powered. The msc operating contract with maersk line limited expired sept. The watson class are a class of lmsr built at national steel and shipbuilding company in san diego length. Alternatives for modernizing the navys sealift force, october 2019.
Electronics technician military sealift command norfolk, va, usa category. For more information on employment with the navy, visit navy jobs msc reports to the u. The military sealift command puts each ship through a ship introduction period, which usually lasts about 8 months, after delivery from the contractor. Digital reasoning helps contract governance experts better understand which terms and conditions have been most successful, so they can author new contracts that will. Description the navys 14 maritime prepositioning ships mps are part of military sealift commands prepositioning program. Maersk will maintain management of the eight watson class lmsrs while the vessels are turned over to ocean ships inc. The contracting department would be extending the contract of ocean ships inc. Gordon was built in denmark in 1972 as mv jutlandia, and entered commercial service on 1 june 1973.
Watson class lmsr bidding process underway the military sealift command is in the process of soliciting bids from ship managers for the operation of the eight watson class lmsrs. Eight watson class lmsrs to go to patriot contract services. The two classes are similar, differing mainly in their propulsion plant. The usns soderman is in the preposition program which station ship across the world with military equipment. Notes on introduction to contract theory john morgan haas school of business and department of economics university of california, berkeley 1 overview of the course this is a readings course. Lms contracts what u must have, need 2 know by craig weiss. Official organ of the pacific coast marine firemen, oilers. Keeping us troops abroad supplied with heavy equipment. Nineteen lmsrs will have been converted or built at u.
Official voice of the international organization of. The scope of the rfp msc issued rfp n00033r3210 on december 20, 2012, which sought proposals for the operation and maintenance of eight watson class large, medium speed roll onroll off lmsr vessels in various operating statuses. Bobo class mpf02 57 mpf02 58 hauge class maersk contract phased out fy09 will. Robert brown, electronics officer john hung, captain bannister, chief. Delivered the same day was a request from msc for all companies that had submitted bids on the watson class request. Lmsr or other government vessel experiencemates list tonnage, engineers list propulsion type patriot contract services, llc 20022005 master, usns bob hope lmsr, 67,000 tonsms diesel. All in, including the vessel purchase cost, contract conversion and growth, four of these vessels cost in 1984 dollars. Military resistance 12i8 two more stand up1 uploaded by. Watson class sealift ships, which was purchased in 1993. Contract agreement for the school years 20152016 and 20162017 between the lower merion board of school directors and lower merion education.
News new imo manning regulations took effect january 1, 2014 wheelhouse weekly aug. She was converted for the navy at newport news shipbuilding and drydock. These watson class lmsrs are 950feet long, have a beam of 105 feet and are crewed by 30 merchant mariners. Definitive contract n0003314c3210 is a firm fixed price federal contract award. This widespread use of a lms can make parents and community members aware of the value of the technology investments that their school board and administrators are making. Amo currents amo jobs secure on watson class lmsrs. Patriot contract services wage rates effective october 1, 2016 watsonclass lmsr vessels fos 56hour 56hour supplemental supplemental supplemental base wage base wage overtime benefit base benefit benefit mppp ratingmonthlydailyhourly monthlymonthly daily daily. Sep 01, 2004 in a misguided decision that jeopardizes sealift readiness of the united states, the military sealift command msc on august 31, awarded large medium speed rollonrolloff lmsr vessels to american overseas maritime corporation amsea, a subsidiary of general dynamics. Meet at least one of the following cri mission effectiveness, or to address teria. The contract is for all 8 watsonclass ships in the msc inventory and is for a. Command tries new approach with lmsr operations contract. Watsonclass lmsr bidding process underway the military sealift command is in the process of soliciting bids from ship managers for the operation of the eight watsonclass lmsrs.
This outstanding event is testament to the hard work of our contracts officer, lars turner, patriot contract. General dynamics nassco has been designing and building highquality ships since 1960, specializing in auxiliary and support ships for the u. The eight lmsrs covered under the contract usns watson, usns watkins, usns red cloud, usns sisler, usns soderman, usns charlton, usns dahl and usns pomeroy carry 33 percent of all prepositioned army equipment. This contract was a small business setaside, with more than 50. Ibm watson for contract analytics at legal onramp prism.668 285 231 1490 1262 1230 407 308 1585 531 542 102 1392 1125 1480 909 915 918 603 1551 1292 98 528 1124 168 1160 1613 314 31 620 663 731 171 608 584 690 645 1087 188 225 202