KIRA Begins Phase-in of USCG Base Maintenance Contract in Maryland

February 18, 2011

KIRA has begun phase-in of the five-year, multi-million dollar contract to maintain the United States Coast Guard YARD in Baltimore, MD. Full contract operations begin March 15, 2011.

Services provided on this contract include: maintenance and operations of buildings and structures, pest control, fire protection and safety, refuse and recycling, elevator maintenance, HVAC and refrigeration, grounds maintenance, and electrical and water distribution systems.

For over a century, the United States Coast Guard YARD has built, repaired and renovated ships in Baltimore, Maryland for the U. S. Coast Guard. It is the Service's sole shipbuilding and major repair facility, and an essential part of the Coast Guard's core industrial base and fleet support operations.

The Coast Guard YARD has enjoyed an enviable reputation for the quality of its work and the productivity of its work force. The YARD has a proven record for its commitment to customer satisfaction and quality improvement.

KIRA looks forward to supporting the YARD's mission by providing top quality facilities maintenance services, at the lowest possible cost.