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News Tipoffs for Maryland Editors Newsletter for Thursday July 23, 2020 ( 8 items )  

8 Companies Awarded Share of $14 Billion Air Force Contract
WASHINGTON, July 23 -- The U.S. Air Force Installation Contracting Center issued the following high-value contract information through the Pentagon on July 22: AECOM Management Services Inc., Germantown, Maryland (FA3002-20-D-0012); AKIMA Logistics Services LLC, Herndon, Virginia (FA3002-20-D-0013); DynCorp International LLC, Fort Worth, Texas (FA3002-20-D0010); Jacobs Technology Inc., Fort Walton Beach, Florida (FA3022-20-D-0014); Leidos Inc., Reston, Virginia (FA3002-20-D-0011); M1 Support Se  more

EPA Rule: Air Plan Approval for Maryland
WASHINGTON, July 23 -- The Environmental Protection Agency has issued a rule (40 CFR Part 52), published in the Federal Register on July 22, entitled: "Air Plan Approval; Maryland; 1997 8-Hour Ozone NAAQS Limited Maintenance Plan for the Kent and Queen Anne's Counties Area". The rule was issued by Cosmo Servidio, Regional Administrator, Region III. DATES: This final rule is effective on August 21, 2020. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: David Talley, Planning & Implementation Branch (3AD30), A  more

EPA Rule: Drinking Water for Final Action on Perchlorate
WASHINGTON, July 21 -- The Environmental Protection Agency has issued a rule (40 CFR 141, 142), published in the Federal Register, entitled: "Drinking Water: Final Action on Perchlorate". The rule was issued by Andrew Wheeler, Administrator. DATES: For purposes of judicial review, the regulatory determination in this document is issued as of July 21, 2020. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Samuel Hernandez, Office of Ground Water and Drinking Water, Standards and Risk Management Division (Mail  more

FERC: Notice of Intent to Prepare Environmental Assessment for Proposed Bailey East Mine Panel 12J Project
WASHINGTON, July 21 -- The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission has issued a notice, published in the Federal Register on July 20, entitled: "Texas Eastern Transmission LP; Notice of Intent To Prepare an Environmental Assessment for the Proposed Bailey East Mine Panel 12J Project and Request for Comments on Environmental Issues". The notice was issued by Secretary Kimberly D. Bose. * * * The staff of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC or Commission) will prepare an environmental a  more

GAO Sustains Protest by Business Integra Technology Solutions of Maryland
WASHINGTON, July 21 -- The Government Accountability Office has issued a decision sustaining a bid protest filed by Business Integra Technology Solutions Inc. of Bethesda, Maryland. According to the GAO, Business Integra Technology Solutions Inc. "protests the Department of State's (DOS) issuance of a task order to Soft Tech Consulting, Inc., of Chantilly, Virginia, pursuant to request for quotations (RFQ) No. 19AQMM19Q0177, to provide information technology (IT) support services. BI protests v  more

House Appropriations Issues Report on Military Construction, VA - Title I - MilCon, USAF (Part 3 of 11)
WASHINGTON, July 23 -- The House Appropriations Committee issued a report (H.Rpt. 116-445) in explanation of the accompanying bill (H.R. 7609) making appropriations for military construction, veterans affairs and related agencies for the fiscal year ending Sept. 30, 2021. The report was advanced by Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, D-Florida, on July 13. (Continued from Part 2 of 11) Military Construction, Air Force Appropriation, fiscal year 2020 ... $1,687,230,000 Budget request, fiscal year   more

Patriot Construction Gains $7.17 Million Contract Modification
WASHINGTON, July 23 -- The U.S. Naval Facilities Engineering Command issued the following high-value contract information through the Pentagon on July 22: Patriot Construction Co., Dunkirk, Maryland, was awarded a $7,173,707 firm-fixed-price contract (N40085-20-C-0142) for construction of training facilities at Marine Corps Base (MCB), Camp Lejeune, North Carolina. Work will be performed in Camp Lejeune, North Carolina. The work to be performed is for the construction of Special Operations Fo  more

Transoceanic Cable Ship Gains $18.58 Million Contract Modification
WASHINGTON, July 22 -- The U.S. Military Sealift Command issued the following high-value contract information through the Pentagon on July 21: Transoceanic Cable Ship Co. LLC, Baltimore, Maryland, was awarded an $18,577,008 modification under a previously awarded firm-fixed-price contract (N32205-19-C-3506) to fund the second six-month option period. The option will continue to provide one cable ship (CS Global Sentinel) which will be utilized to lay and repair cable for the Department of Def  more