TACTICAL EQUIPMENT MAINTENANCE FACILITY – KILLEEN, TX.

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It’s all over the news…… http://openchannel.nbcnews.com/_news/2013/02/04/16843014-exclusive-justice-department-memo-reveals-legal-case-for-drone-strikes-on-americans?lite

Take a gander at the screen shot I took early this morning from Drudge. The next few photos below are from a bid invitation my wife received a few days ago from iSqFt ( a program that one has to sign up for to get bid notifications ).

I had to take a picture of the printed e-mail because my scanner is not working at the moment, I redacted my wifes info. The project zip code is 76544, Killeen, Texas. The facility will be 57,000 sq. ft.

Here is the link to the General Contractor bidding on the project: http://www.regimentgroup.com/services

I do not know the names of any other General Contractors that are also bidding on this project. Here is the profile of the president of The Regiment Group.

A native Texan and alum of the U.S Army’s famed 75th Ranger Regiment, Matthew brings the lead from the front and complete the mission attitude required in today’s ever changing construction market.  Matthew completed tours in both Afghanistan and Iraq.  Matthew has managed projects ranging in scope from 30,000 ft² LEED Gold industrial kitchens, to 30 story high rise mixed use towers.

The description of the project is as follows:

” To construct a standard fully designed TEMF (57,031SF) brigade. This facilities shall include organized vehicle parking, POL storage, hazardous material storage, Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV ) storage and a Organizational Storage Building. Please note, special foundation work involving drilled concrete piers is part of this requirement. As well as fire protection and fire alarm systems. mass notification system, installation of intrusion detection systems (IDS) and energy monitoring and control system (EMCS) connections and building information systems.”  (sic erat scriptum)
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Killeen is not the only location…..Apparently Uncle Sugar has been very busy.

http://www.jsconstruction.com/government.php?id=34&gov=1

http://www.merrick.com/Portfolio/MI-Complex-Company-Operations-Facility?industry=&service=Surveying

http://bryanconstruction.com/Projects/Industrial_Hangars/HardstandPIII/index.html

Those are just a few… there are more…. many more.

Make sure you check out this document:

http://www.nusinstitute.org/assets/resources/pageResources/UAV_San_Diego_report.pdf

Sorry about the spilled coffee on the wife’s documents, it was early in the morning, Pigpen was and will always be a very fitting nickname.

2 thoughts on “TACTICAL EQUIPMENT MAINTENANCE FACILITY – KILLEEN, TX.

  1. Been keeping my eyes peeled for “interesting” things on the road. Besides the traffic control barriers they’ve erected virtually everywhere…

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