Over the past couple of weeks, billions of dollars of potential sales to Iraq have been announced: M1117 armored cars, LAV family wheeled armored personnel carriers, M1 Abrams tanks, armed reconnaissance helicopters, and more. All of which, to the last item, will be useless if the supporting infrastructure for them is insufficient or does not exist.
Inglett and Stubbs International in Smyrna, GA received a $35 million firm fixed price, contract to build a power plant for Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan. Work will be performed in Afghanistan, and is expected to be complete by Oct 31/09. There was one bid solicited on July 18/08, and one bid was received by the Us Army Corps of Engineers in Philadelphia, PA (W912BU-05-D-0004).