Contact: Cam Betz
From Naval Facilities Engineering Command Europe Africa Southwest Asia Public Affairs
NAPLES, Italy (NNS) -- Naval Facilities Engineering Command Europe Africa Southwest Asia (NAVFAC EURAFSWA) awarded six contracts for a maximum of $75 million, May 2.
The six contracts were awarded to AMEC Environment and Infrastructure, Inc., Plymouth Meeting, Pa.; ECC-MEZZ, JV, Burlingame, Calif.; ITSI Gilbane Company, Walnut Creek, Calif.; JV SKE Djibouti, Karlstadt, Germany; Lakeshore TolTest Corporation, Detroit, Mich.; and P&S Construction, Inc., North Chelmsford, Mass.
These six firms are each being awarded an indefinite-delivery, indefinite-quantity, multiple award design-build construction contracts for construction projects in the NAVFAC EURAFSWA area of responsibility.
"This Multiple Award Construction contract will be a force multiplier and ensure NAVFAC and our partners in the contracting community can respond with agility to fast-developing requirements in the dynamic U.S. Africa and Central Command operating areas," said Cmdr. Nathan Straub, NAVFAC EURAFSWA assistant operations officer. "It will shorten acquisition lead time and speed time of delivery; promote competition while encouraging our design-build partners to deliver innovative and cost-effective facility solutions."
The work to be performed provides for general building type construction projects, including but not limited to, new construction, renovations, alteration, demolition and repair work by design-build or by design-bid-build of commercial and institutional facilities, industrial, airfield, aircraft hangar, aircraft traffic control, infrastructure, administrative, training, retail, food service, dormitory, community support facilities and both vertical and horizontal construction for Department of Defense activities.
The majority of the work will be at Camp Lemonnier Djibouti and a small percentage of work in Bahrain, Italy and Greece.
April 2018 is the scheduled completion date for all of the work. This contract was competitively procured via the Navy Electronic Commerce Online website with 28 proposals received.
These six contractors may compete for task orders under the terms and conditions of the awarded contracts.
P&S Construction, Inc. is being awarded the first task order for $15.2 million for the construction of a new telecommunication facility to replace existing building and construction of an aircraft maintenance hangar at Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti, Africa.
"This task order addresses two immediate needs that directly support the Chief of Naval Operations' 'Operate Forward' tenet by providing sheltered operational aircraft maintenance capability and a centralized telecommunications facility that will improve Camp Lemonnier's ability to support and direct operations," said Straub.
Work for this task order is expected to be completed by March 2015.