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GSA Announces Planned Building Purchase in Southeast Federal Center for Department of Transportation Headquarters
The U.S. General Services Administration today exercised the purchase option contained in its current lease for the U.S. Department of Transportation headquarters at 1200 New Jersey Ave SE in the Yards/Southeast Federal Center neighborhood.
The U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) officially closed on the sale of a parcel near 12th St and Independence Ave SW (12th and Independence Parcel) near the Department of Energy headquarters and the National Mall on May 10, 2019.
As part of the IT Schedule 70 Federal Information Technology Acquisition Reform Act (FITARA) Enhancement Program, the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) has negotiated a new, governmentwide enterprise software acquisition agreement with Veritas Technologies for Data Governance and Cloud Management.
The U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) today published a geographic information system (GIS)-enabled map of the federal government’s centralized inventory of real property from fiscal year (FY) 2017. The data, from the Federal Real Property Profile (FRPP) Management System, lists property under the custody and control of executive branch agencies.
The U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) transferred custody of the South Interior Building, 1951 Constitution Avenue, N.W. in Washington, D.C., to the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System.
The U.S. General Services Administration has awarded a contract to Volmar Construction Inc., based in Brooklyn, New York, for the reconfiguration and alteration of space at the Jacob K. Javits Federal Building in Manhattan.
On February 22, the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) officially closed on the sale of the 49 L Street, Southeast property in the District of Columbia near Nationals Park and the Navy Yard. The final auction bid for the one-story property, which sits on 0.68 acres was $31 million. The 33,000 gross square foot property was built in 1924 as a multi-use government warehouse
The U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) announced the publication of fiscal year (FY) 2016 data from the Federal Real Property Profile Management System (FRPP MS) in accordance with the Federal Assets Sales and Transfer Act of 2016 (FASTA). The FRPP MS is the federal government’s centralized database of record for real property under the custody and control of executive branch agencies
GSA, DOE Issue RFI for Innovative Building Technologies to Improve Federal and Commercial Building...
The U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) and U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) issued a joint Request for Information (RFI) today for next-generation building technologies that have the potential to improve the operational efficiency of federal and commercial buildings, and provide a solid return on investment.
The U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) has awarded nine new contracts to its Phase II Unrestricted Building Maintenance and Operations (BMO) Best-in-Class strategic sourcing solution. This multiple award solution gives government agencies a more streamlined way of acquiring facility maintenance and operations services, including electrical maintenance, janitorial, landscaping, fire alarm and suppression system maintenance, commissioning, and more. While the procurement of the unrestricted contract was conducted through full and open competition, three of the nine new contracts have been awarded to small businesses.
The U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) today announced awards for the new 15-year, $50 billion Enterprise Infrastructure Solution (EIS) contract. EIS is a government-wide contract that provides federal agencies with mission-critical telecommunications, infrastructure, and information technology services.
The U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) today announced that Dan Mathews will be appointed Commissioner of the Public Building Service (PBS). Mathews will oversee GSA's real estate portfolio, which includes more than 370 million rentable square feet in more than 8,600 active assets across the country.
The U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) has awarded 27 new contracts to small businesses for its Phase II Building Maintenance and Operations (BMO) Best-in-Class (BIC) strategic sourcing solution. This multiple award solution gives government agencies a more streamlined process for acquiring facility maintenance and operations services, including electrical maintenance, janitorial, landscaping, fire alarm and suppression system maintenance, commissioning and more
President Trump’s Fiscal Year 2018 Budget Proposes Investments in Infrastructure, Security and Government Efficiency
U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) Acting Administrator Timothy Horne announced critical investments that are a part of the President’s fiscal year 2018 budget request. The $10.5 billion budget proposed for the agency focuses on ensuring efficient and effective operations supporting Americans with improvements in real estate, security and information technology systems.
The U.S. General Services Administration (GSA), established by President Harry S. Truman in 1949, has been delivering the best value in real estate, acquisition and technology services, to the federal government and American people for more than 67 years. The agency’s core mission is to help federal agencies buy smarter, reduce their real estate footprint, provide efficient, cost saving technology and create a better, faster federal government
The U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) has awarded the construction contract for the new U.S. Courthouse in San Antonio, Texas to White Construction Company. The new federal courthouse will provide the Judiciary with a newly constructed 305,000 gross square foot facility with inside parking spaces located at the former City Police Headquarters site, 214 West Nueva Street in San Antonio, Texas.
The U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) begins the public sale for Cotton Annex building in an effort to find a new owner for the property while creating the greatest possible value for taxpayers.
U.S. General Services Administration’s hosted an industry day focused on the process of the the disposal of the Cotton Annex, a property in a prime location in the District of Columbia. The event had representatives from the Office of the Deputy Mayor for Planning and Economic Development (DMPED), the DC State Historic Preservation Office (DC SHPO), and the DC Office of Planning (DCOP)
The U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) issued a Request for Proposal (RFP) for an outlease interest in the International Trade Center (ITC) portion of the Ronald Reagan Building (RRB).
The U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) announced the award of two contracts to prepare for the construction of a new U.S. Courthouse in Nashville, Tennessee. The agency has awarded an approximately $1.8 million demolition services contract to Katmai Support Services, a small business located in Smyrna, Tennessee. Katmai will demolish the vacant TennCare building, located at the intersection of Church Street and Rosa Parks Boulevard, to make way for the new Federal Courthouse. GSA also awarded a $3.2 million contract in July for design services to Michael Graves and Associates, Inc. and Thomas Miller & Partners, LLC as a joint venture.
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