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    US Awards $30Mln for Construction Projects at Navy Base in Singapore - Pentagon

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    The US Navy has awarded four companies contracts worth $30 million for construction projects at its base in Singapore, according to the Pentagon.

    WASHINGTON (Sputnik) — The US Navy has awarded four companies contracts worth $30 million for construction projects at its base in Singapore, the Department of Defense said in a press release.

    "Desbuild [of] Hyattsville, Maryland; P & S Construction [of] North Chelmsford, Massachusetts; PNH Resources Private [of] Singapore and KRD Enterprise Private [of] Singapore are each being awarded [a]… contract for construction projects at Navy Support Facility, Singapore," the release said on Thursday.

    The maximum dollar value including the base period and four option years for all four contracts combined is $30,000,000, the Defense Department stated.

    The contracts include design and construction on aviation and aircraft facilities, marine facilities, barracks, training and security level facilities and handling of hazardous materials including asbestos and polychlorinated biphenyls, the release added.

    Work on the project will take place over the next five years with an expected completion date of July 2022 under the supervision of the US Naval Facilities Engineering Command, Far East in Yokosuka, Japan, the Defense Department said.

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