NAVFAC Southwest Project Labor Agreement Survey Due April 14
The U.S. Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) Southwest has issued a survey soliciting comments from the construction industry about the potential use of a government-mandated project labor agreement (PLA) on a federal contract for Special Operations Forces SEAL Team Operations Facilities at the NSWC Coastal Campus in Coronado, CA.
TheTruthAboutPLAs.com encourages the merit shop contracting community to respond to this PLA survey. Tell NAVFAC that government-mandated PLAs reduce competition, increase costs, and impede the economy and efficiency of government contracting.
To review and respond to NAVFAC survey, click here.
Survey responses to Solicitation Number N6247317RST57 should be sent via email to Matt Koontz (email@example.com) with the subject line “PLA Response – Solicitation Number N6247317RST57” no later than 2:00 p.m. (PDT) on April 14, 2016.
ABC is Leading the Fight Against Government-Mandated PLAs in Federal Contracting
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.
TheTruthAboutPLAs.com has taken the opportunity to respond to all PLA surveys as they are issued and encourages the merit shop contracting community to do the same. Responding with accurate and timely information is critical and effective at creating more work for qualified merit shop contractors and their skilled employees. Due to our collective advocacy, none of these projects have had PLAs mandated on them.
Learn how ABC is still winning the fight against government-mandated PLAs in federal contracting.
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