General Dynamics NASSCO – San Diego, San Diego, California, is awarded a $98,749,123, firm-fixed-price contract for the execution of the USS Pinckney (DDG 91) FY22 depot modernization period. This availability will include a combination of maintenance, modernization and repair of the USS Pinckney. This contract includes options which, if exercised, would bring the cumulative value of this contract to $121,109,530. Work will be performed in San Diego, California, and is expected to be completed by July 2023. The U.S. Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity.
USS Pinckney (DDG-91) is an Arleigh Burke-class destroyer in the United States Navy. She is named for African American Officer’s Cook First Class William Pinckney (1915–1976), who received the Navy Cross for his courageous rescue of a fellow crewmember on board the aircraft carrier Enterprise (CV-6) during the Battle of Santa Cruz. Pinckney was laid down on 16 July 2001 by Ingalls Shipbuilding, at Pascagoula, Mississippi; launched on 26 June 2002; and commissioned on 29 May 2004 at Naval Construction Battalion Center Port Hueneme. As of January 2018, Pinckney is homeported at NS San Diego, and assigned to Destroyer Squadron 23.