FDRMC Rota Completes On-Time Delivery of USS Ross

November 5, 2019 – A selected restricted availability (SRA) was successfully completed aboard the USS Ross (DDG 71) at the Forward Deployed Regional Maintenance Center (FDRMC) Detachment Rota on October 31. The USS Ross is one of the Navy’s four forward deployed guided missile destroyers homeported in Rota, Spain that supports regional security initiatives and ballistic missile defense efforts. FDRMC Rota is the Naval Support Activity that had oversight of the availability and the work that was performed under the prime contractor, Navantia. “The collective dedication and drive of the…

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FDRMC Naples and Partners Conduct Voyage Repair on USS Farragut

When USS Farragut (DDG 99) suffered an engineering casualty in the North Atlantic, Forward Deployed Regional Maintenance Center (FDRMC) Naples, Italy teamed with U.S. Naval Supply Systems Command Fleet Logistics Center in Sigonella, Italy and Mid-Atlantic Regional Maintenance Center (MARMC) to conduct a voyage repair on the guided missile destroyer in Bergen, Norway. Farragut was on deployment as part of the USS Harry S. Truman (CVN-75) Strike Group in support of Operation Titanium Citadel, when a Gas Turbine Generator cooling fan failure required an unscheduled replacement. The complex repair job…

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FDRMC Det Rota Completes USS Carney SIA

Forward Deployed Regional Maintenance Center (FDRMC) Detachment Rota, Spain successfully completed USS Carney’s (DDG 64) 60-day surface incremental availability (SIA) on time, Oct. 27. “This was the second SIA conducted in Rota, Spain and continues the record of on-time availabilities dating back to the USS Donald Cook (DDG 75), completed in March 2014,” said FDRMC Commanding Officer, Capt. Gustavo Vergara. USS Carney’s SIA consisted of a work package of 60 work items, Production work during this availability included Auxiliary Machinery Room #1 bilge preservation; SEARAM mount replacement; gas turbine module…

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