Bayview Services, Inc. Subdivision Bayview Industrials Services, Inc. (BIS) was selected to perform maintenance and repair tasks aboard the USNS Henry J. Kaiser in a major retrofit of the ship’s critical systems including fueling and tank repair. The project requires working closely with the Project Management at MIDD and interfacing with US Navy and Port Engineers. In addition to the primary tank systems, BIS is also involved in the preparation of potable water systems, sanitary systems, and additional ship mechanical systems. These and more services provided by BIS complement the drydock capabilities which is an international ship repair and re-fit station critical to the United States Coast Guard, United States Navy, and State-operated ships.
The base contract for this operation is anticipated to have a duration of approximately five months. Additional service items or conditions found may extend the operation. This and other operations at MIDD make this a good client for the BIS ship service program and complement the hard work put in by the Operations and Administrative staff of the division managing these contracts.