Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam (NNS) -- Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) Pacific awarded today a $10 million firm-fixed price contract to Icon SI (Aust) Pty Ltd of South Perth, WA Australia for the construction of Earth Covered Magazines (ECM) at Royal Australian Air Force Base, Tindal, Australia.
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) Southwest awarded a $30 million Capital Improvements Architect-Engineer (AE) IDIQ contract, May 14, for cost engineering, value engineering and scheduling services at various Navy, Marine Corps, and government facilities in NAVFAC Southwest’s Area of Responsibility (AOR).
MILLINGTON, Tenn. (NNS) -- Naval Support Activity (NSA) Mid-South successfully energized a new primary electrical feeder line to the installation on May 17, a substantial milestone in securing the base’s energy resilience.
MARINE CORPS BASE BUTLER, OKINAWA, Japan (NNS) -- Without the ability to meet face to face due to COVID-19 and physical distancing requirements and travel restrictions, Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) Far East held the first virtual streaming Industry Day event May 20 at Marine Corps Base Butler, Okinawa, Japan.
JACKSONVILLE, Fl. (NNS) -- Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) Southeast’s Contingency Engineering Response Team (CERT) will head in to the 2020 Hurricane Season with new technology. This year, the team will have a couple of new tools available to help them conduct damage assessments both on the ground and from the sky.
SAN DIEGO, Calif. (NNS) -- NAVFAC Southwest Public Private Venture (PPV) along with its partner Lincoln Military Housing and Naval Air Station (NAS) Lemoore started a program May 4 to help protect the fleet from the novel coronavirus pandemic by moving Sailors permanently assigned to the air station from on base barracks to vacant PPV family housing units. This allowed healthy Sailors from deploying units to be isolated prior to their deployment.
WASHINGTON (NNS) -- The NAVFAC Washington Transportation Team operating out of Public Works Department Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling (JBAB) is set to resume transportation services to federal workers and military members serving at the Pentagon and installations throughout the National Capital Region on Tuesday, May 26.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (NNS) -- Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) Southeast awarded a $30 million multiple award contract to A-VET/MGC A Joint Venture, LLC (small business) from Warner Robins, Georgia, CYE Enterprises, Inc. (small business) from Jacksonville, Florida and Pacific Tech Construction, Inc. (large business) from Kelso, Washington, May 20, for roofing construction projects located at three key installations in the Florida panhandle.
MERIDIAN, Miss. (NNS) -- Employees of Public Works Department (PWD) Meridian implemented a new work schedule that has shown positive results in continuing to support military personnel during the COVID-19 pandemic.
SAN DIEGO, Calif. (NNS) -- The Secretary of the Navy (SECNAV) announced, April 20, the selection of Naval Air Weapons Station (NAWS) China Lake and Naval Weapons Station (NWS) Seal Beach as winners of the 2020 Secretary of the Navy Environmental Awards.
ASAN, Guam (NNS) -- The Navy signed a memorandum of understanding with the Guam Waterworks Authority, May 8, signaling its One Guam commitment to continue improvements to Guam’s water systems’ capability, redundancy and resiliency.
ASAN, Guam (NNS) -- Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) Marianas professionals are lending a hand in COVID-19 response by supporting the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ hotel to healthcare and arena to healthcare initiatives.
Key West, Florida (NNS) -- Naval Air Station (NAS) Key West Public Works Department conducted an informal groundbreaking ceremony April 24 symbolizing the beginning of construction for a new Navy Gateway Inn & Suites (NGIS) facility. Due to COVID-19, a traditional groundbreaking ceremony could not be held.
JOINT BASE PEARL HARBOR-HICKAM, Hi. (NNS) -- Mr. Dave Pedersen, human resources director Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) Hawaii, was notified on April 23 of his selection to receive the 2019 Department of the Navy Civilian Human Resources Office and Equal Employment Opportunity Community Award for Excellence in Leadership.