12 months Navy justifies dry-docking of BRP Tarlac MB
By Francis Wakefield The Philippine Navy (PN) Thursday said that there was nothing unusual if one of their two strategic sealift vessels undergoes dry-docking and other related repairs three years after the vessel was commissioned. Philippine Navy (MANILA BULLETIN) Captain Jonathan Zata, the Director of the Naval Public Affairs Service, made the remark after a bid bulletin was posted by the PN Bids and Awards Committee Secretariat at the website of the Philippine Government Procurement System for BRP Tarlac (LD-601) to undergo dry-docking. According to the bulletin, those who will win the bid have to finish the dry-docking and other ... more