By Pacific Island Times News Staff
Naval Facilities Engineering Systems Command has awarded two contracts worth $84 million combined.
A $49 million multiple-award contract was awarded on April 14 for natural resources management services at various locations within the NAVFAC Pacific area of operations. “This MAC will enable natural resources managers to execute competitive task orders in a timely manner for a wide variety of natural resources projects associated with the monitoring, management, and protection of natural resources that are needed for compliance with environmental laws and regulations,” said NAVFAC Pacific Environmental Terrestrial Natural Resources Program Manager Cory Campora. The work to be performed provides for natural resources management services for fauna surveys, flora surveys, wetlands, habitat restoration and integrated natural resources management plans. Work will be performed in Guam, Hawaii and the Northern Marianas, The contract was awarded to Hamer Environmental L.P. of Mount Vernon, Washington; HDR Environmental, Operations and Construction, Inc. of Englewood, Colorado; Pacific Federal Management, Inc. of Tumon, Guam; Sundance-EA Associates II JV of Pocatello, Idaho; and Sustainable Resources Group International, Inc. of Kailua, Hawaii. “This contract will also promote job growth, bolster the economy, and provide essential mission support to the Department of Defense in the Pacific area,” said Campora. The term of the contract is not to exceed 60 months, with an expected completion date of April 2027.
NAVFAC awarded a $35 million firm-fixed price task order under a multiple-award construction contract to Gilbane SMCC ECC LCC of Concord, California on April 14 for the construction of a low-rise consolidated armory facility at Marine Corps Base Camp Blaz on Guam.
This contract is the seventh of 13 Defense Policy Review Initiative military construction projects planned to be awarded by NAVFAC Pacific in fiscal 2022.
“This facility will directly support 3rd Marine Expeditionary Brigade Headquarters, 4th Marine Regimental Headquarters, two infantry battalions, amphibious attack vehicle/combat engineer battalion/light armored reconnaissance platoons, combat logistics battalion and base operations requirements at Camp Blaz,” said NAVFAC Pacific Design and Construction Program Manager Mark Nakagawa.
The work to be performed provides for the construction of a consolidated armory facility, ancillary mechanical enclosures, roadway construction, associated utilities and security features, and incidental related work.
“We look forward to a successful project in delivering an exceptional facility for our Marines,” said Nakagawa.
Work will be performed in Finegayan, Guam, with an expected completion date of August 2024. (NAVFAC)