July 26, 2012

NASA selects contract for water, waste water revitalization

NASA has selected RTD Construction, Inc., of Zephyrhills, Fla., to provide construction services for the revitalization of Kennedy Space Center’s water distribution and waste water collection systems.

The maximum potential value for the two-year fixed price contract is approximately $25.6 million.

RTD Construction, Inc. will replace more than 125,000 feet of existing water mains and various water valves, hydrants, fittings and connections. The company also will replace or refurbish 33 sewer systems and replace more than 25,000 feet of sewer pipes and associated electrical and communications systems and wiring.

Subcontractors working with RTD Construction on the revitalization contract include MIL-CON Electric Company of Merritt Island, Fla.; Santis Engineering, Inc. of Cape Canaveral, Fla.; Killebrew Inc. of Lakeland, Fla.; and EE&G Construction & Electrical, LLC of Melbourne, Fla.


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