DynCorp International (DI) has been awarded a contract to supply installation services to the US Air Force (USAF) at Al Udeid Air Base in Doha, Qatar, as part of the Air Force Contract Augmentation Program III (AFCAP).
Featuring a one-year base performance period along with two, one-year options, the competitively awarded contract has a maximum potential value of $20.4m, if all options are exercised.
According to the contract, the company will deliver personnel, vehicles, tools and equipment required to support installation services for the 379th Expeditionary Force Support Squadron, 379th Expeditionary Medical Group, as well as hospital aseptic maintenance services (HAMS).
Specifically, the company team will support operations in fitness centres, lounges, community activity centres, media centres, learning resource centres, theatres and lodging areas, in addition to offering maintenance, custodial services, management and linen exchange services.
Commenting on the contract, DynLogistics senior vice-president George Krivo said, ''We are proud to be able to expand our extensive work in the AFCAP program to provide installation service support in Qatar.''
Managed by the Air Force Program Executive Officer for Combat and Mission Support (AFPEO/CM), AFCAP is an indefinite delivery-indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract delivering global base-operating support and temporary construction capabilities for the USAF on an as-needed basis.
Covering personnel, equipment, tools, materials, training, supervision, essential life support, combat support and emergency response services, the $10bn contract provides military commanders with on-call support for disaster response, contingency deployment, and military operations other than war (MOOTW) anywhere in the world, including inside the US.
Originally created for USAF use, the contract is also accessed by other US military services, as well as Federal and State government agencies.
Image: An aerial view of Al Udeid Air Base in Doha, Qatar. Photo: courtesy of Looper5920.