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USAF Invests in UAV Facilities in Texas, Nevada

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Pentagon Contract Announcement

(Source: US Department of Defense; issued July 24, 2014)


Archer Western Federal JV, Chicago, Illinois, was awarded a $30,197,000 firm-fixed-price contract for the construction of an unmanned aerial vehicle launch and recovery complex within restricted airspace.

Work will be performed at Ft. Bliss, Texas, with an estimated completion date of Dec. 21, 2015. Bids were solicited via the Internet with nine received. Fiscal 2014 military construction funds in the amount of $30,197,000 are being obligated at the time of the award.

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Fort Worth, Texas is the contracting activity (W9126G-14-C-0039).


-- Benchmark Contracting Inc.* (dba Cobblestone Construction), Las Vegas, Nevada, was awarded a $10,643,419 firm-fixed-price contract for construction of a remote piloted aircraft mission complex physical protection system, Creech AFB, Indian Springs, Nevada.

Work will be performed in Indian Springs, Nevada with an estimated completion date of Aug. 10, 2015. Bids were solicited via the Internet with seven received. Fiscal 2014 military construction funds in the amount of $10,643,419 are being obligated at the time of the award.

Army Corps of Engineers, Los Angeles, California is the contracting activity (W912PL-14-C-0012).

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