T.Y. Lin International (TYLI), as part of a team, prepared Ready-to-Advertise complete architectural and structural designs, specifications, design analysis, and construction cost estimates for multiple forward operating bases (FOBs) in Afghanistan for the Project and Contracting Office (PCO) of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Middle East District. The project was in support of the District’s mission to secure borders in Afghanistan.
Each fast-track design project included structures and buildings, infrastructure, and force protection requirements to house, feed, train, protect, maintain, and sustain members of the Afghan Police or U.S. Army.
TYLI also provided a multi-disciplinary design team consisting of architects, civil, and structural engineers, quality assurance personnel, computer-aided design and drafting (CADD) staff, and cost estimators to support the 168th Engineer Brigade in Afghanistan.
- TYLI’s work included Afghanistan National Civil Order Police (ANCOP) Facility Designs, Afghanistan National Border Police Zone (BP Zone) Facility Designs, Afghanistan National Border Police (BP Unit) Facility Designs, and Afghanistan National Army (ANA) Regional Military Training Center (RMTC) Designs.
- The wide range of building types included administration, dining (DFAC), training, toilet and shower, barracks, logistics, warehouse, laundry, vehicle maintenance, ammunition supply, guard shack, gate house, guard towers, canopies, and well house.
- Over 22 final Facility Prototype designs were delivered in only 67 days from Notice to Proceed.