Three win $78.6M contract for Navy industrial hygiene program
- By Mark Hoover
- Aug 08, 2014
Three companies have won a $78.6 million contract to support the Navy and Marine Corps’ Industrial Hygiene Program.
The winners are:
The industrial hygiene program focuses on concerns that are new, unique, or more complex than the typical day-to-day issues encountered by Navy field industrial hygiene programs, according to the Navy’s website.
The program has three divisions: program support, acquisition technical support and fleet services. Many of the projects within the program are done by cross-functional teams, the Navy said.
Under the contract, the three companies will provide industrial hygiene support services to the Bureau of Medicine and Surgery.
Services are to include conducting periodic surveys, workplace monitoring and ventilation surveys, exposure monitoring surveys, conducting exposure claim investigations and occupational illness investigations conduct workplace assessments, and reviewing hazardous materials, the Defense Department said in a release.
Work is expected to be completed by Sept. 14, 2017.
Nine companies bid on this contract.
Mark Hoover is a senior staff writer with Washington Technology. You can contact him at firstname.lastname@example.org, or connect with him on Twitter at @mhooverWT.