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A notice from the U.S. State Department
The U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Overseas Buildings Operations (OBO) is requesting submissions to pre-qualify firms for construction services for the construction of a New Embassy Complex (NEC) in Mexico City, Mexico. The project will consist of the construction of a Chancery with combined Marine Security Guard Residence and Support Annex, an underground parking structure with maintenance and warehouse facilities, a utility building, and other structures and site work. The project shall achieve a minimum LEED Silver level certification.
The NEC project will occupy 3.77 hectares of the 5.17-hectare U.S. Embassy site in the Nuevo Polanco neighborhood of Mexico City.
For additional information, please visit: U.S State Department
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