Middle East District Awards Contract for re-procurement of SOF facilities

Published Jan. 4, 2012

WINCHESTER, Va. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Middle East District has awarded a contract for the re-procurement of the fiscal year 2008 Special Operations Forces Program Facilities at a forward deployed location in Southwest Asia.

The contract was awarded Jan. 4 to Contrack International Inc., of McLean, Va., for $27,859,290.

The scope of work requires demolition of some uncompleted structures from a terminated contract and construction of a combined facility housing an air operations center, operations complex and storage facility, a vehicle maintenance facility, and site work and utilities. Other work includes a storage sunshade, walkway canopy, vehicle parking sunshade, structural framing and roof canopy.

The contract is a re-procurement action necessitated by the termination of a previous contract that was terminated for default on March 15, 2011. These facilities support the Special Operations Command in carrying out its strategic objectives in the U.S. Central Command area of operations.

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. 13-091