Tuesday, October 29, 8:30-11:30 am
McCarthy HITT will host a special outreach event for small, minority-owned and women-owned businesses interested in working on the Next NGA West construction project. The Next NGA West project, located on a 97-acre site in the historic St. Louis Place neighborhood at the intersection of Jefferson and Cass avenues, will include a 712,000-square-foot office building, parking structures, visitor control center and other site features.
TIME, DATE, LOCATION & RESERVATIONS
- 8:30 am until 11:30 am, Tuesday, October 29 at COVO St. Louis, 401 Pine St., 63102.
- Advance registration is required and can be made at EventBriteor https://www.eventbrite.com/e/small-business-mbe-wbe-federal-contracting-nga-update-fallwinter-19-20-tickets-76267198243
SMALL & MINORITY BUSINESS COMMITMENT
“Small businesses are vital to completing the Next NGA West project and McCarthy HITT is committed to attracting and working alongside a diverse and inclusive workforce for this multi-year project,” said Jeff Boyer, project director for Next NGA West for McCarthy HITT. “We are committed to helping small businesses succeed and grow through their involvement in this project.”
- The program will begin with an update on the design and construction schedule followed by information on how companies can qualify for contracting opportunities from a variety of presenters familiar with opportunities for small, minority-owned and women-owned businesses.
- Attendees will receive information about specific construction bidding opportunities and requirements, as well as details about capacity-building services for sitework, concrete, electrical, mechanical, and other general construction work.
About the McCarthy HITT team
Led by St. Louis-based McCarthy Building Companies, Inc., the McCarthy HITT team is responsible for supporting the mission critical needs of U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency. McCarthy HITT is a joint venture of the nation’s most capable design-build/operations and maintenance firms. The team includes HITT Contracting, Falls Church, Va.; Black & Veatch Special Projects Corp., Overland Park, Kan.; Gensler, San Francisco; and Akima, LLC, Herndon, Va. The Black & Veatch + Gensler Joint Venture serves as the Architect-Engineer of Record for the project.