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OPC: In the News

 

2021

Feb. 1, 2021 - Coast Guard releases request for proposal for offshore patrol cutter follow-on detail design and production

2020

Oct. 9, 2020 - Coast Guard provides draft solicitation for offshore patrol cutter

Aug. 3, 2020 - Coast Guard opens access to offshore patrol cutter technical library

May 4, 2020 - Keel authenticated for first offshore patrol cutter

April 30, 2020 - Fabrication begins on second offshore patrol cutter

April 2, 2020 - Coast Guard modifies contract to construct second offshore patrol cutter, acquire long lead-time material for third offshore patrol cutter

March 20, 2020 - Coast Guard Awards eight contracts for offshore patrol cutter industry studies

Jan. 10, 2020 - Coast Guard releases final request for proposal for industry studies

2019

Dec. 4, 2019 - Coast Guard releases draft request for proposal for industry studies, announces Offshore Patrol Cutter Industry Day

Nov. 22, 2019 - Coast Guard releases draft statement of work for offshore patrol cutter program industry studies

Oct. 18, 2019 - Coast Guard releases request for information to inform OPC acquisition strategy

Oct. 11, 2019 - Department of Homeland Security approves limited extraordinary relief for offshore patrol cutter contract

Feb. 7, 2019 - Commencement of steel cutting for first offshore patrol cutter

2018

Sept. 28, 2018 - Coast Guard exercises option to construct first offshore patrol cutter, acquire long lead-time materials for second offshore patrol cutter

2017

Sept. 7, 2017 - Coast Guard exercises long lead-time materials option for first offshore patrol cutter

Aug. 4, 2017 - Coast Guard reveals names of OPCs 1-11

May 3, 2017 - Acquisition update: Coast Guard establishes OPC Project Resident Office

2016

Oct. 5, 2016 - Acquisition Update: Coast Guard Moves Forward To Next Phase Of OPC Acquisition

Sept. 15, 2016 - Acquisition Update: Coast Guard Selects Offshore Patrol Cutter Design

2014

June 4, 2014 - Acquisition Update: GAO Affirms Offshore Patrol Cutter Contract Award

Feb. 11, 2014 - Acquisition Update: U.S. Coast Guard Awards Three Contracts for Offshore Patrol Cutter Preliminary and Contract Design

2013

Sept. 9, 2013 - Acquisition Update: Coast Guard to Hold Discussions with Offerors on OPC Acquisition

Aug. 16, 2013 - Coast Guard Cutter Contract Includes Need for ISR Capability

Feb. 2, 2013 - Adm. Papp discusses maritime strategic issues with Adm. Greenert and Gen. Amos