Middle East District awards three contracts for facilities at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan

Published Aug. 27, 2012

WINCHESTER, Va. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Middle East District has awarded three contracts for facilities at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan.

Two of the contracts are task orders awarded under the Middle East District's Multiple Award Task Order Contracts (MATOCs):

  • On Aug. 15, a $19.9 million task order was awarded to ANHAM/ICSS JV of Vienna, Va., to upgrade drainage systems throughout the airfield. The performance period is 20 months.
  • On Aug. 21, a $24.4 million task order was awarded to Bryan 77 Construction JV of Colorado Springs, Colo., to construct a waste management complex. The performance period is one year.

The third contract, for $5.7 million, was awarded Aug. 23 to Prime Projects International (Construction) Ltd. of Dubai, United Arab Emirates, to construct ramp facilities including a fabric hangar, warehouse and maintenance buildings. The performance period is 321 days.

The contracts will be transferred to the USACE Afghanistan Engineer District – North for administration and oversight.

The Middle East District competes and awards task orders under the Multiple Award Task Order Contracts awarded June 16, 2011, to 14 firms. The firms may be called upon to support design-build and construction projects throughout the 20 countries of U.S. Central Command's area of responsibility, defined as Afghanistan, Bahrain, Egypt, Iran, Iraq, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Lebanon, Oman, Pakistan, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Syria, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, United Arab Emirates, Uzbekistan and Yemen. More information on the CENTCOM MATOCs can be found at http://www.tam.usace.army.mil/CENTCOM-MATOC/ .

The Middle East District provides engineering, construction and related services in the Middle East, Central Asia and other areas. Its work includes designing and constructing facilities for use by U.S. forces, performing engineering activities for other U.S. government and foreign agencies, and providing operations and maintenance services for various customers. In addition, the District provides project management, engineering, contracting and support services to USACE districts in Afghanistan.

Release no. 13-064