KBR, Inc. announced today that, consistent with a decision by the Government Accountability Office (GAO), the award of a $515 million fixed price with award fee contract to KBR Diego Garcia, LLC will stand. The work on the contract, awarded in May by Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) Pacific, will begin in November 2017.
Work will be performed by KBR Diego Garcia, LLC operating under KBRwyle, KBR’s global Government Services business. The company will provide base operating support (BOS) services at Navy Support Facility Diego Garcia in the British Indian Ocean Territory.
KBR Diego Garcia, LLC will provide a range of services from managing facilities and maintaining base vehicles to general management and administration, safety, port and air operations. KBR Diego Garcia, LLC is expected to perform this work over the next eight years if all option years are exercised.
“We are proud to support the U.S. Navy’s men and women in Diego Garcia and we are ready to get to work,” said Stuart Bradie, KBR President and CEO.
“We are proud of this award which we won as a direct result of the government services acquisitions we made in 2016,” Bradie continued. “We won this competition with a collaborative company effort including critical contributions from KBRwyle, the global government services business created by our recent acquisitions.”
KBR is currently performing operations and maintenance services for multiple U.S. Navy and Army military bases around the world, including the largest U.S. base in Africa.