PEARL HARBOR – Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) Pacific awarded today a $62.7 million firm fixed-price contract to Nan, Inc. of Honolulu for the construction of a new Joint POW/MIA Accounting Command facility at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii.
The work to be performed includes the construction of a three-story building, which will provide an identification laboratory, administrative office spaces, training spaces and a warehouse. The project also includes various interior/exterior structure work and installation such as roofing, plumbing, air conditioning and ventilation, electrical work, landscaping and miscellaneous site improvements.
“This new facility will be a tremendous asset for us as we execute our very important mission of investigating, recovering, identifying, and ultimately returning missing Americans from our nation’s past conflicts to their families,” said Maj. Gen. Stephen Tom, commander, Joint POW/MIA Accounting Command. “The new multifaceted building will house a state-of-the-art Central Identification Laboratory and be one of the premiere facilities in the world,” Tom said.
The contract was competitively procured via the Navy Electronic Commerce Online website with 10 proposals received, and the project has an expected completion date of July 2013.
Naval Facilities Engineering Command: The Facilities and Expeditionary Combat Systems Command: NAVFAC is the Systems Command that delivers and maintains quality, sustainable facilities, acquires and manages capabilities for the Navy’s expeditionary combat forces, provides contingency engineering response, and enables energy security and environmental stewardship.