JACKSONVILLE, Florida (NNS) -- The nation is facing one of the worst pandemics in over 100 years, but no one would suspect that if they visited Naval Air Station Meridian, Mississippi. The McDonnell Douglas T-45 Goshawk training aircraft are still buzzing the skies and students safely fill classrooms.
PORT HUENEME, Calif. (NNS) -- NAVFAC EXWC’s Marine Test Bed (MTB) Team has been awarded the 2020 Dr. Delores M. Etter Award for their accomplishments in successfully installing and reaching initial operational capabilities for phase one of their 20-year Department of the Navy (DoN) project.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (NNS) -- At a time when the United States was dealing with a new paradigm caused by the COVID-19 National Emergency, Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) Southeast Public Works Department (PWD) Panama City has not stopped providing construction and repair work at Naval Support Activity (NSA) Panama City to keep the Navy, Marine Corps and Department of Defense at the ready.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (NNS) -- As the nation has been in the throes of dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic for most of 2020, the team at Public Works Department (PWD) New Orleans developed ways to ensure social distancing did not get in the way of progress on one of their major construction projects.
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) Southwest will host a digital hiring fair, June 26 through 27 online, to seek out positions to be filled at Naval Base Ventura County.
Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam (NNS) -- Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) Pacific, in partnership with Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 5 Seabees worked together to overcome COVID-19 by performing innovative virtual site visits on Tinian.
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) Southwest awarded Cardno – Amec Foster Wheeler Joint Venture of Charlottesville, Virginia, a firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery indefinite-quantity architect-engineering contract $50 million contract, June 10 in San Diego, for Marine Corps facilities assessments utilizing BUILDER Sustainment Management System at various Marine Corps installations worldwide.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (NNS) -- Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) Southeast awarded a $49 million multiple award construction contract to Bristol Prime Construction, LLC from Anchorage, Alaska, ENCANTO Facility Services 2, LLC from El Paso, Texas, WEIL Construction Inc. from Alvarado, Texas, and VELIZ Construction, LLC, from El Paso, Texas, June 4, for construction projects located at Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base (NAS JRB) Fort Worth, Texas.
HONOLULU, Hi. (NNS) -- Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) Pacific awarded a $9 million cost-plus-award-fee task order modification under an indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, multiple award contract on June 2 to AECOM Technical Services Inc. of Los Angeles, California, for the Shipyard Infrastructure Optimization Program (SIOP) Advanced Studies, part three at Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard and Intermediate Maintenance Facility (PHNSY& IMF).
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) Southwest awarded $99 million dollar contract, June 1, to TTS/LTS JV LLC of Leavenworth, Kansas, and Chugach Consolidated Solutions LLC of Anchorage, Alaska for grounds maintenance and pavement clearance services at Navy and Marine Corps installations located primarily within NAVFAC Southwest’s area of operations.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (NNS) -- Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) Southeast partnered with Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) Energy, Naval Supply Systems Command (NAVSUP), the Army Corps of Engineers, Air Force Civil Engineering Command and Fleet Logistics Center to extend the life span of Navy fuel tanks.
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) signed a lease, May 27, with developer Bright Canyon Energy (BCE) to construct and operate a 2.5-megawatt (MW) solar photovoltaic system with 2.5-MW battery storage capacity on approximately 8.3 acres of land at Naval Weapons Station Seal Beach (NWSSB) Detachment Norco.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (NNS) -- Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) Southeast awarded a $2.74 million contract to Central Southern Construction Corp from Jacksonville, Florida, May 27, to repave Yorktown Avenue onboard Naval Air Station (NAS) Jacksonville.