Tallgrass Construction Services, part of the family of businesses owned by the Osage Nation, and the U.S. Army partner to build urban training towers and confined spaces training facilities at Fort Leonard Wood.
“Our interest in partnering with Fort Leonard Wood is essential to who we are as an entity, as representatives of the Osage Nation with core values of tradition, loyalty and honor and prosperity,” said Jim Holder, Executive General Manager.
The $380,000 urban training towers project will assist in training troops to conduct search and rescue operations, working with ropes and executing surprise entries.
The $363,000 confined spaces project will provide training in a maze designed and constructed specifically to simulate difficult-to-maneuver small spaces. Other elements within the confined spaces simulation facility will mimic actual tactical situations using proper equipment and gear.
Tallgrass Construction Services will begin on the projects September 2017 and work until completion sometime in early 2018.
About Tallgrass Construction Services
Osage Pinnacle Design Group LLC, doing business as Tallgrass Construction Services is a tribally owned 8(a) company and HUBZone certified business, wholly owned by Osage LLC, which is wholly owned by the Osage Nation. Tallgrass has capabilities for pursuing federal and corporate contracts in a wide array of design build and construction management services.
Tallgrass Construction Services is based in Tulsa, Oklahoma, and serves federal agencies as well as customers in the private sector. Tallgrass Construction Services is committed to providing effective and tailored solutions to meet the demands of today’s changing construction markets. Tallgrass Construction Services leverages its valued technical partners to offer a full range of comprehensive technology services which deliver value, efficiency, profitability, and performance.
More information about the Osage Nation family of companies is available at www.tallgrass-osage.com.
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