The Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) Southwest is requesting comments from the construction community addressing potential government-mandated project labor agreements (PLAs) on future federal construction contracts that are part of the NAVFAC Southwest Coastal Campus Program in San Diego.
To review and respond to the NAVFAC survey, which is part of a broader sources sought information request, click here. Here is the link to the PLA survey form provided by NAVFAC.
In reply to Solicitation Number N6247316RCCPS, responses are due no later than 2 p.m. (PST) on Friday, July 24, 2015. Please address your response to NAVFAC Southwest, Coastal IPT Code OPUA, Attn: Matt Koontz, 2730 McKean Street Building 291, Naval Base San Diego, San Diego, CA 92136-5198. You may also email your response to email@example.com.
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NAVFAC and other federal agencies have issued more than 260 similar project labor agreement surveys requesting information about the potential use of PLAs on specific construction projects across the country as a result of regulations and federal agency policies stemming from President Obama’s pro-government-mandated PLA Executive Order 13502, which encourages federal agencies to mandate PLAs on a case-by-case basis for federal construction projects exceeding $25 million in total cost.
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