Huntsville Center awards GSA contract to support Task Force POWER

Published April 12, 2016

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. -- The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Engineering and Support Center, Huntsville, awarded a $7.9 million General Services Administration (GSA) Schedule contract March 31 to support Task Force POWER (Protect Our Warfighters and Electrical Resources).

The contract, awarded through the International Operations Division of the Ordnance and Explosives Directorate, will inspect, update and repair electrical/life/safety hazards for low voltage electrical power systems (600 volts or below).

Awarded to EXP Federal Inc. of Chicago, work will begin under the contract after the 60-day phase-in period with options for electrical safety assessments, repairs program, materials management and control services within the U.S. Central Command (CENTCOM) area of responsibility (AOR).

Work will be performed in Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and Qatar and is scheduled to be completed by March 30, 2018.  

The Ordnance and Explosives Directorate’s International Operations Division provides global support for unexploded ordnance and mine field clearance, munitions disposal, environmental services, and facilities maintenance and repair services.

Operation Task Force POWER, Afghanistan and CENTCOM AOR perform low voltage electrical inspections (600 volts and below) and fire assessment and training requirements of all U.S. Forces-occupied facilities within the CENTCOM AOR specifically Jordan, Kuwait, United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and Qatar.  

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