West Coast Companies Awarded U.S. Army Corps of Engineer Contracts

Image: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.

Expect some major maritime-related projects in the works in the coming years.

Three engineering districts from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has awarded a total of nearly $200 million in building and dredging contracts to three West Coast companies, the Department of Defense announced June 9.

Long Beach, Calif.-based Curtin Maritime Corp. won a $54.2 million contract to work on the San Juan Harbor construction and maintenance dredging project in Puerto Rico. The work is anticipated to be done by July 31, 2024, according to the agency.

Seattle-based Manson Construction was awarded a $33 million modification to a contract for maintenance dredging work in Astoria, Oregon. That work is expected to be completed by Dec. 15.

Bellevue, Wash.-based Hensel Phelps Construction Co. netted a $103.1 million contract to build a research facility in Pullman, Wash. The project is expected to be complete by Dec. 5, 2025.

By Karen Robes Meeks