Dhs To Announce Carriers For Border Wall Prototypes

Customs and Border Protection will announce the top designs that will be built along the San Diego border at 4 p.m.
There were two requests for proposals: a 30-foot high concrete wall design and then any other alternatives.
DHS had originally targeted June for the beginning of construction, but the process had dragged further into the summer as the contracts were decided.
While two of the protests, from WNIS, were dismissed, two from Penna Group were put under review by GAO.
Story highlights The prototypes will “help us create a ‘design standard’ for operational walls,” Customs and Border Protection saidThere were two requests for proposals: a 30-foot high concrete wall design and then any other alternativesWashington (CNN) The Department of Homeland Security will announce Thursday which vendors have been selected to build protoypes for President Donald Trump’s promised US-Mexico border wall, a step forward for the project after months of delays.

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