$61.7M for Military Housing at Whitman AFB
Walsh Construction Co. in Chicago IL won a $61.7 million firm-fixed-price contract for military housing at Whiteman Air Force Base, MO. Notable tenants at Whiteman include the USA’s 509th Bomb Wing and its 21 B-2 Spirit stealth bombers, as well as the Air Force Reserve’s 442nd Fighter Wing that flies the A-10 Thunderbolt II and the Missouri Army National Guard’s 1-135th Aviation Battalion, which flies the AH-64 Apache helicopter.
Work and is expected to be completed by Feb 9/11. Web bids were solicited on Aug 17/07, and 2 bids were received by the Army Corps of Engineers in Kansas City, MO (W912DQ-08-C-0015).