Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) Mid-Atlantic awarded Duke Energy Progress, Raleigh, North Carolina, a firm-fixed-price task order (N4008519F9952) for $58,876,931 under a General Services Administration area-wide contract for the implementation of four energy conservation measures at Marine Corps Base, Camp Lejeune.
The primary goal of the project is to reduce energy consumption and provide more resilient and sustainable facility infrastructure.
The work provides for implementation of cost-effective energy conservation measures that includes water and waste water Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition system upgrade, lift station conversion to gravity flow and replacement of building lighting with LED. It also includes water and waste water treatment process efficiency improvements to include motor efficiency upgrades, ultraviolet disinfection bulb upgrades, and sludge mixing system improvements.
Work will be performed in Camp Lejeune, North Carolina, and is expected to be completed by August 2021. Fiscal 2019 operations and maintenance (Marine Corps) contract funds in the amount of $4,000,000 are obligated at the time of this award and will expire at the end of the current fiscal year.
The Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 authorizes agencies to use appropriations, private financing or a combination to comply with its requirements for utility energy service contracts for evaluations/project implementation. For this project, the Navy has agreed to pay for the remaining costs of services/construction from project financing which will be obtained by Duke Energy Progress.
The contract was procured under the authority of Title 10 U.S. Code Section 2304(c)(5), which expressly authorizes or requires that the acquisition be made through another agency or from a specific source, as implemented by Federal Acquisition Regulation 6.302-5. Naval Facilities Engineering Command, Mid-Atlantic, Norfolk, Virginia, is the contracting activity (GS-00P-14-BSD-1055).