Faithful+Gould Upgrades Borders with GSA

Christy Ullo
DMJM/Faithful+Gould Joint Venture has been selected to provide Construction Management services for the U.S. Port of Entry Expansion for the Ysleta Border Station.

Under the Nationwide Construction Management contract with the General Services Administration, the DMJM/Faithful+Gould Joint Venture has been selected to provide Construction Management services for the U.S. Port of Entry Expansion for the Ysleta Border Station.

The Ysleta Border Station is located in El Paso, Texas at the border with Juarez, Mexico. The border station is located on a 72 acre site, constructed in 1991 with additions to the commercial vehicle inspection area in 1996.

The project includes the construction of several component areas of the Port of Entry on the border station site. The component areas include an eight lane Primary Inspection Canopy, Exercise Room and storage building, Import Dock Additions, a Safety Inspection Canopy, Addition of Crossover Road, Rapid Enforcement Lanes, Paving & Fencing, Interior Upgrades and High Mast Lighting.

Faithful+Gould will coordinate the construction management services during the eighteen-month design phase, with an optional 24-month construction phase to follow. Primary services will include design review, value engineering and cost estimating.