U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Military Projects


F-35 Beddown Program at Eielson Air Force Base:

This program provides critical facilities for two squadrons (48 aircraft). Projects should be awarded over three fiscal years. Fiscal year 2016 (which began Oct. 1, 2015) had one project, valued at $32 million. FY 2017 has seven projects, valued at $295.6 million. FY 2018 has seven projects, valued at $121.2 million.

  • Flight Simulator: The 32,400-square-foot, $19.8 million facility was awarded to Watterson Construction in December 2016; estimated completion: September 2018.
  • Earth-covered Magazines: This is a design-bid-build 13,197-square-foot project to construct six earth-covered magazines to hold F-35 missiles. The project was awarded in April to the joint venture of Watterson Construction and Callahan Construction, at $7.8 million.
  • Hangar/Propulsion MX/Dispatch: This is a design-bid-build project to construct a 20,796-square-foot, two-bay hangar; a 4,004-square-foot propulsion maintenance area; and a 9,128-square-foot corrosion-control dispatch area. This project has been bid; award is expected in June. Projected value is between $30 million and $40 million.
  • Field Training Detachment: This is a design-bid-build project to alter 4,197 square feet of Building 4280, to add 23,895 square feet of classrooms and add a high-bay area to support engine maintenance training. This project has been bid; award expected in June.
  • Renovate Building 1337 for Squad Operations/Aircraft Maintenance Unit: This design-build project has a projected value of between $4 million and $7 mil-lion; award expected in July.
  • Renovate Buildings 1307 and 1338 for Aircraft Maintenance Unit/Weather Shelter: This design-build project has a projected value of between $15 million and $25 million; award expected in July.
  • Renovate Building 1335 for Squad Operations/Aircraft Maintenance: This design-build project has a projected value of between $10 million and $15 mil-lion; award expected in July.
  • Aircraft Weather Shelters: This design-build project would construct a 77,385-square-foot, 16-bay shelter for Squad 1. Award is expected in January 2018, with a projected value of between $50 million and $65 million.
  • Aerospace Ground Equipment Facility and Fill Stand: This design-build project would construct a 25,058-square-foot facility and a 1,786-square-foot fill stand. Award is expected in January 2018 with a projected value of between $13 million and $18 million.
  • Operations Support Squadron/Weapons/Intel Facility: This design-build project would construct a 12,141-square-foot facility. Award is expected in January 2018 with a projected value of between $6 million and $10 million.
  • Satellite Dining Facility: This design-build project would construct a 4,703-square-foot facility. Award is expected in January 2018 with a projected value of between $5 million and $7 million.
  • Repair Central Heat and Power Plant Boiler (Phase 3): This design-bid-build project has a projected value of between $22 million and $32 million. Award is expected in January 2018.
  • Consolidated Munitions Admin Facility: This design-build project would construct a 21,000-square-foot facility. Award is expected in February 2018, with a projected value of between $15 million and $22 million.
  • South Loop Utilidor: This design-bid-build project would construct a new utilidor to the south loop with steam, condensate and water. Award is expected in 2018, with a projected value of between $25 million and $35 million.
  • Fuel Truck Covered Parking South Loop: This design-build project would construct a six-bay, 5,801-square-foot shelter. Award is expected in March 2018 with a projected value of between $5 million and $10 million.
  • Renovations for a Conventional Munitions Facility: This design-bid-build project would add all 1,258 square feet and alter 1,076 square feet of Building 6385 with a projected value of between $2 million and $3 million. Award is expected in April 2018.
  • Hangar/Squad Operations/Aircraft Maintenance Unit: This design-bid-build project would construct a two-bay hangar with additional room for squadron operations and aircraft maintenance. Award is expected in February 2018 with projected value of between $30 million and $40 million.
  • Missile Maintenance Facility: This is a design-bid-build project to construct an 11,300-square-foot facility. Award is expected in April 2018 with projected value of between $5 million and $10 million.
  • Aircraft Weather Shelter: This design-bid-build project will construct an 81,700-square-foot, 16-bay shelter for Squad 2. Award is expected in May 2018 with projected value of between $50 million and $65 million.
Long-Range Discrimination Radar program
  • Mission Control Facility at Clear Air Force Station: This project will build a Mission Control Facility larger than 50,000 square feet, with operations and maintenance space, utilities for the radar system and environmentally controlled equipment areas. A joint venture between UNIT COMPANY and ASRC Builders LLC was awarded the contract, with a bid of $112.9 million.
  • Shelter Foundation: This design-bid-build facility would build a 24,000-square-foot, reinforced concrete foundation that is protected from High Altitude Electromagnetic Pulses (HEMP) on which Lockheed Martin can build its LRDR equipment shelter and radar arrays. Award is expected in July with projected value of between $5 million and $10 million.
  • Fire Station at Clear Air Force Station: This design-bid-build project would construct a fire station with four drive-through vehicle bays, an alarm and communications room, fire detection and suppression systems and other standard features. Award is expected in October with projected value of between $7 million and $14 million.
  • LRDR Power Plant: This design-bid-build project would build a power plant at Clear, valued at between $80 million and $120 million. Award is expected in October 2018.
  • LRDR Vehicle Maintenance Facility: This design-bid-build project would construct a vehicle maintenance facility and do final site work. Award is expected in July 2019, with a projected value of between $9 million and $14 million.
Other U.S. Army Corps of Engineers – Alaska District military projects
  • Missile Defense Switch Gear Facility at Fort Greely: This project would construct a shielded switchgear facility to support the two existing In-Flight Interceptor Communications System Data Terminals. Award is expected to be bid at any time. The projected value is between $5 million and $8 million.
  • Construct truck off-load facility at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson: This project would build a loading facility with expected value of between $2 million and $4 million. Award is expected at any time.
  • Unmanned Aircraft System Hangar at Fort Wainwright: This project would construct a cold-climate operations and maintenance hangar with shops, special foundations, taxiways, aircraft aprons and organizational parking. The projected value is between $30 million and $40 million, and award is expected at any time.
  • Airborne Warning and Control System at JBER: This project would upgrade the JBER AWACS Alert hangar to house aircraft maintenance, squadron operations and air crew quarters in the same facility. Award is expected at any time; projected value is between $20 million and $30 million.