by Business Wirevia The Motley Fool May 28th 2013 4:36PM
Updated May 28th 2013 5:15PM
KBR Awarded Task Order Under Air Force Contract Augmentation Program
HOUSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)– KBR (NYS: KBR) announced the award of a task order to its joint venture with CH2M Hill (CH2M Hill/KBR Global Services), under the Air Force Contract Augmentation Program (AFCAP) to provide, operate, and maintain power plants at Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar for the U.S. Air Force. The period of performance of the task order is a base year plus two option years with an estimated value of $17.9M.
The scope of work includes provision of all transportation, management, labor and selected equipment as necessary to provide electrical power production and distribution to various base facilities on Al Udeid Air Base and the airfield lighting system, as well as training of Air Force personnel on the aircraft arresting systems installed on the airfield.
“This award marks the 40th task order award to our joint venture under AFCAP and shows the continued trust and confidence our client places in us to support their mission critical, overseas operations,” said Andy Summers, Group President, KBR Infrastructure, Government and Power. “I am pleased that KBR has been selected and look forward to building on our long-standing relationship as we work toward successful completion of this project.”
KBR is a global engineering, construction and services company supporting the energy, hydrocarbon, government services, minerals, civil infrastructure, power, industrial, and commercial markets. For more information, visit www.kbr.com.
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