MANILA,--The Philippine Navy (PN) is allocating the sum of PHP6,095,160 for the acquisition of materials needed for the repairs and maintenance of the naval guns of frigates BRP Gregorio Del Pilar (FF-15) and BRP Ramon Alcaraz (FF-16).
The two ships are the former Hamilton-class cutters acquired from the US through the Excess Defense Articles Program.
They are armed with an Oto Melara 76mm autocannon and a variety of 25mm and 20mm light cannons.
Winning bidders are required to deliver the items within 45 calendar days.
Pre-bid conference is on Aug. 30, 1 p.m. at the Office of the PN Bids and Awards Committee, Naval Station Jose Francisco, Fort Bonifacio, Taguig City.
The Philippine Navy (BRP Gregorio del Pilar frigate.