Multipurpose Machine Gun Range (MPMGR) at the Yakima Training Center

Client:  US Army Corps of Engineers

Project Description:  Construction of a 250 acre Automated Multipurpose Machine Gun Range (MPMGR) at the Yakima Training Center (YTC) in Washington State. Primary facilities include the MPMGR, a range operations control area, a control tower, a classroom building, an operations/storage building, bleacher enclosure, latrine building, and an ammunition breakdown building. Sustainability is a goal of the project and the MPMGR and construction to LEED Silver standard is to be pursued to the extent possible. The MPMGR, when constructed, will provide a facility to train and test Soldiers on the skills necessary to detect, identify, engage and defeat stationary and moving infantry targets in a tactical array. The MPMGR will allow combat and combat support units to train and to meet qualification requirements for use of light and heavy machine guns.

Contract Value:  $7.7M