The U.S. Navy awarded RQ Construction LLC of Carlsbad a $63.6 million firm fixed-price contract to design and build facilities at the Naval Special Warfare Coastal Campus at Coronado. Under the deal, RQ will be responsible for two separate military construction projects for SEAL Teams 1 and 3.

The Pentagon announced the award Sept. 13. Nine businesses bid on the contract.

The contract contains 11 unexercised options and six modifications which, if exercised, would increase the contract’s value to $73.2 million.

Work is expected to be complete by March 2021.

The facilities will support a variety of functions including operational gear storage, applied instruction, and administrative, as well as interior and exterior operational load out areas. The projects include site improvements and site preparations, mechanical and electrical utilities, telecommunications, emergency generator, landscaping, irrigation, drainage, parking and exterior lighting.

The Naval Facilities Engineering Command Southwest of San Diego awarded the deal.