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Mighty makeover: The USS Missouri to undergo a $3M restoration

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    Tony Lenzi, project manager for the superstructure, looks through a hole rusted through the steel deck.

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    Jason Morrison (V.P. Facilities and Engineering, USS Missouri Memorial Assoc., Inc.) points out corrosion to be fixed.

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    Flags flutter along the dock leading up to the USS Missouri. The scaffolding is already going up for restoration of Mighty Mo’s superstructure.

It’s the biggest repair and preservation effort on the Missouri since it was drydocked in 2009-2010 for a $15.5 million top-to-bottom paint job. Read more

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