Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) Mid-Atlantic awarded Joyce & Associates Construction Inc., Newport, North Carolina, a $8,145,647, firm-fixed-price task order N40085-20-F-5204, under a multiple award construction contract for the replacement of Vacuum Test Chamber, Building 137 at Marine Corp Air Station, Cherry Point, North Carolina.
The work provides for the installation and replacement of aircraft vacuum component test system in Building 137. Project consists of equipment, equipment installation, repair and minor construction funding. Equipment cost includes the vacuum chamber and seven 50-horse power vacuum pumps. Equipment installation includes interior electrical hook-ups, new roof penetrations and vacuum piping. Repair work includes demo of existing electrical wiring, demo of existing vacuum piping, removal of existing vacuum chamber, removal of two existing 75-horse power vacuum pumps and patching of old roof penetrations. Minor construction includes concrete pad, new exterior electrical utilities for vacuum pumps and support structure for exterior overhead vacuum piping.
Fiscal 2018 aircraft procurement (Navy) contract funds; and fiscal 2020 operations and maintenance (Navy) contract funds are obligated on this award, of which $197,826 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year.
Work will be performed in Havelock, North Carolina, and is expected to be complete by April 2022.
Four proposals were received for this task order. NAVFAC Mid-Atlantic, Norfolk, Virginia, is the contracting activity (N40085-16-D-6302).