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FASTC Contracting Opportunities

For businesses interested in exploring contracting opportunities, the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) posts all federal contracting solicitations on the Federal Business Opportunities ( website. Contractors are encouraged to register on this website in order to receive notification of solicitations related to the U.S. Department of State (DOS) Foreign Affairs Security Training Center (FASTC).

  • FASTC Project Delivery will be Design-Bid-Build.
  • 5 Design Packages
  • 3 Construction Contract awards are anticipated; Contract 1 was awarded in 2015; Contract 2 is expected to be awarded in 2016; Contract 3 is expected to be awarded in 2017.
  • Some Design Packages May Be Combined into a Single Construction Contract.

U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) will organize outreach efforts at the local level, with job fairs and other events aimed at facilitating networking opportunities for small businesses and other prospective bidders. More information on outreach efforts are forthcoming.

Oct. 21 2014: GSA Small Business Workshop An opportunity for small businesses to learn how to do business with the federal government..


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