Texas commission recommends 2 contractors for state border wall project

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  • The Texas Amenities Fee (TFC) announced Sept. 3 that it is recommending the joint undertaking of Dallas engineering business Huitt-Zollars and Pittsburgh-centered engineering business Michael Baker Intercontinental for the challenge supervisor part on the proposed Texas border wall. Equally have encounter building hundreds of miles of border wall tasks beneath earlier presidential administrations, according to the Washington Examiner.
  • The JV defeat out two other competitors, Versar and DE Corp. (formerly Dannenbaum Engineering). Prior to the decision is finished, it has to be voted on by the commissioners, and the deal quantity has not been set however, according to the Examiner. The TFC will finalize the advice through its conference on Sept. 16.
  • The state’s border wall challenge, announced in June by Gov. Greg Abbott (shown previously mentioned), has been given more than $three hundred million in general public and non-public funding so significantly, with an added
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