MARCH 16, 2015 — Gravois Aluminum Boats LLC, doing business as Metal Shark Aluminum Boats, Jeanerette, LA, is being awarded a $15,309,410 firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for the construction of 7-meter rigid hull inflatable boats (RHIB) in support of future Foreign Military Sales (FMS) requirements.
From the warmth of your office, coffee in hand, you gaze out the window at the beauty of the snow flurries falling softly to the ground. It is a frigid day outside, but calm so far. Instantly that changes – a dispatcher on the radio frantically advises that a man has fallen through ice. You are the first on scene, and see a man half submerged in a lake as he uses every ounce of remaining strength to cling to a ledge of ice. Your mind races and you ask yourself, “Do I know what to do, do I have the right equipment, and am I trained for this?”