KBR Awarded $500M Base Life Support (BLS) for State Department in Iraq under LOGCAP IV (updated)
Updated: Here is the original solicitation on this Task Order. Below is the email from KBR’s LOGCAP Principal Program Manager, John Cusick announcing the award and KBR’s Press Release.
From: William Gahlbeck on behalf of FDXBKBR – LOGCAP III HQ ME
Sent: Tue 8/2/2011 3:39 AM
To: DL_KBR LOGCAP III All Hands ME
Subject: KBR Awarded Task Order to provide support to Department of State under LOGCAP IV
TO: LOGCAP III Middle East Employees
FROM: John J. Cusick, Principal Program Manager, LOGCAP III ME
SUBJECT: KBR Awarded Task Order to provide support to Department of State under LOGCAP IV
DATE: August 2, 2011
Congratulations to the KBR proposal team and LOGCAP IV leadership for winning the Department of State Base Life Support task order award. This is a huge win for LOGCAP employees and the entire KBR team.
Under the task order, KBR will provide support to the U.S. Embassy staff in Baghdad and services at other diplomatic and training post locations throughout Iraq. The period of performance is one base year plus one option year. Services will include facilities and utilities management; firefighting; food service; laundry; shuttle bus services; retail fuel; postal service; and airfield operations.
The award is a result of KBR’s performance as a team effort: Task Orders 151 and 159, LOGCAP IV Task Order 002 and the KBR proposal team.
Once again, congratulations to KBR and the LOGCAP IV team.
We Deliver . All the Way,
JOHN J. CUSICK
Principal Program Manager
LOGCAP III Middle East
KBR Awarded Major Task Order Under Logistics Civil Augmentation Program (LOGCAP) IV Contract in Iraq
Houston, Texas — August 2, 2011 — KBR (NYSE: KBR) today announced it was awarded a task order by the U.S. Army Contracting Command under its current Logistics Civil Augmentation Program (LOGCAP) IV contract to execute the LOGCAP IV Post 2011 Base Life Support (BLS) requirements for the U.S. Department of State’s mission in Iraq. The task order is valued at over $500 million with a Period of Performance of one base year plus one option year. This award is KBR’s third task order under the LOGCAP IV contract.
KBR will provide support to U.S. Embassy staff in Baghdad and services at other diplomatic posts throughout Iraq. Services will include facilities and utilities management, fire fighting, food service, laundry, shuttle bus services, retail fuel, postal service and air field operations.
“This award affirms the U.S. government’s recognition of KBR’s proven capability to deliver projects and services in logistically challenging environments,” said Mark Williams, President, KBR Infrastructure, Government and Power. “KBR is proud to support the U.S. Department of State’s mission as we continue our support of the U.S. Government in Iraq which began in 2003.”
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