KBR Secures Seat on DLA’s $124M Automated Fuel Systems Installation Contract
HOUSTON – (July 8, 2109) – KBR (NYSE: KBR) announced today it has been awarded a seat on a $124 million indefinite-delivery, indefinite-quantity (IDIQ) contract by the U.S. Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) for automated fuel systems installation services.
Under this multi-award contract, KBR will have the opportunity to bid on firm-fixed-price task orders to provide engineering and services for the procurement and installation of automated fuel systems and other fuel facility related systems and equipment.
Specifically, the company will supply all personnel, equipment, materials, supervision, and other non-personnel services to design and install automated fuel handling equipment and associated systems. KBR’s work will help standardize equipment and systems at DoD fuel facilities worldwide. The contract has one base year plus four option years.
“KBR has designed and constructed project installations of automated fuel systems across the globe for more than 12 years,” said Byron Bright, President, KBR Government Solutions U.S. “We will use our expertise to assist the Defense Logistics Agency in increasing fuel inventory accountability, improving fuel monitoring and controls, and preventing potential fuel spills.”
KBR ensures mission success for customers on land, at sea, in the air, and in space and cyberspace. The company drives innovation by combining engineering, technical and scientific expertise with its full life cycle capabilities, mission knowledge and future-focused technologies. KBR is known for excelling in complex and extreme environments and trusted to overcome the nation’s most pressing challenges.
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- Government Solutions, serving government customers globally, including capabilities that cover the full lifecycle of defense, space, aviation and other government programs and missions from research and development, through systems engineering, test and evaluation, program management, to operations, maintenance, and field logistics
- Technology Solutions, including proprietary technology focused on the monetization of hydrocarbons (especially natural gas and natural gas liquids) in ethylene and petrochemicals; ammonia, nitric acid and fertilizers; oil refining and gasification
- Energy Solutions, including onshore oil and gas; LNG (liquefaction and regasification)/GTL; oil refining; petrochemicals; chemicals; fertilizers; differentiated EPC; maintenance services (Brown & Root Industrial Services); offshore oil and gas (shallow-water, deep-water, subsea); floating solutions (FPU, FPSO, FLNG & FSRU); program management and consulting services
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