Swiftships has been awarded a contract for the accomplishment of continuous lifecycle support (CLS) for the Iraqi navy. This contract involves Foreign Military Sales (FMS) to the government of Iraq. This contract will provide technical expertise in preventative and planned maintenance, emergent repairs, and platform overhaul support services for Iraqi patrol boats, off-shore vessels, and defender boats.
Work will be performed on Umm Qasr Naval Base, Iraq, and is expected to be completed by October 2015. “We have been in Iraq for several months for the maintenance of the our 35m patrol boats built for the IqN. Our team’s goal is to keep the IqNs mission at the highest order, ensuring the tasks for the Iraq Navy to keep its oil platforms safe are met” says CEO Shehraze Shah.