Middle East District Awards Transient Quarters and Dining Facility in Manama, Bahrain

Published Sept. 20, 2013

WINCHESTER, Va. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Middle East District awarded a task order contract for transient quarters and dining facility in Manama, Bahrain, on Sept. 11. ECC CENTCOM Constructors, LLC, of Burlingame, Calif., was awarded the task order contract for $40.3 million.

The transient quarters construction includes community and service core areas that consist of laundry facilities, multipurpose rooms, lounges, administrative offices, resource centers, housekeeping areas, and public restrooms.

The dining facility project will construct a galley with separate dining and serving areas for permanent and transient party personnel including: chill boxes, freezers, storage, and heads.

The period of performance for this task order contract is 23 months.

The Middle East District competes and awards task orders under the Multiple Award Task Order Contracts awarded June 16, 2011, to 13 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/Portals/77/docs/Contracting/MATOC-FactSheet.pdf.

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. 13-105