Project Team

The Next NGA West (N2W) project is an approximately $800 million new campus for the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA), which is currently located in the City of St. Louis. St. Louis-based McCarthy Building Companies, Inc. is leading a team of the nation’s most capable Design-Build/O&M firms to deliver the complex project. McCarthy HITT with Black & Veatch Gensler JV combine hometown leadership with experts in large federal project execution, Design-Build/O&M, construction, and federal operations and maintenance. This website provides the St. Louis metro area subcontractor and small business community with information about the N2W project and how to get involved as procurement moves forward. We invite you to check-in regularly.


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Our Services

Federal Contractors Federal Contractors

McCarthy HITT with Black & Veatch Gensler JV brings a deep bench of Federal expertise to the N2W project. From preconstruction to achieve Firm Fixed Price to construction and O&M, the team has USACE and NGA’s needs covered. The team has executed Federal mega-projects worth billions and brings an established knowledge and process to perform the work in accordance with Federal requirements.

Design Phase Services Design Phase Services

McCarthy HITT with Black & Veatch Gensler JV excels at delivering successful design phase services that result in more effective and better functioning facilities, optimized utilization of budget with accurate estimating, constructible projects, achieved schedule, effective use of resources and satisfied owners. The Team is focused on keeping the owner and user teams informed so they can make confident decisions for N2W.

Construction Construction

McCarthy HITT with Black & Veatch Gensler JV manages and executes extensive construction of large, highly complex, mission critical facilities that accommodate flexible, innovative office and operations spaces. The Team has the expertise to construct resilient structures, complex interiors, secure environments, and coordinate with multiple user groups and their missions.

Operations & Maintenance Experts Operations & Maintenance Experts

Integration of operations and maintenance (O&M) during preconstruction and construction of N2W is critical to an efficient campus lifecycle. The McCarthy HITT Team provides the full spectrum of facilities management, including operations and maintenance of 24X7 utilities, secure campuses, vehicles, roads and grounds.

Local Knowledge Local Knowledge

McCarthy HITT with Black & Veatch Gensler JV knows the St. Louis and Southeastern Illinois markets. McCarthy is the largest construction manager and general contractor headquartered in St. Louis, MO with an office in Collinsville, IL. Since 1907, the firm’s builders have developed strong local relationships with subcontractors, suppliers, vendors and unions to bring the area’s finest expertise to N2W.

Project News

Join Us at Next NGA West Construction Town Hall Meeting

Join Us at Next NGA West Construction Town Hall Meeting

Posted on Jan 3, 2018

St. Louis Development Corporation and MOKAN are hosting a Construction Town Hall Meeting for the Next NGA West project. The meeting will include a panel discussion followed by a networking reception, when you can network with the McCarthy HITT Team.

Tuesday, January 9, 2018
4:30 PM – 7:30 PM
William J. Harrison Education Center
3140 Cass Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63106

Registration is required by January 5, 2018. Seating is limited. Please see the event flyer for additional information and instructions.

McCarthy HITT Will Host Small Business & Subcontractor Outreach & Small Business Education Session on Oct 26th

McCarthy HITT Will Host Small Business & Subcontractor Outreach & Small Business Education Session on Oct 26th

Posted on Oct 5, 2017

McCarthy HITT is hosting a Small Business & Subcontractor Outreach event to share the latest information regarding the procurement process and walk through timing and bidding information followed by networking time with your applicable work group. You will be able to speak with key representatives from McCarthy HITT, our design team Black & Veatch Gensler Joint Venture, and team members Castle Contracting, Fluor, Icon Mechanical, and Sachs Electric. In addition, we will host a Small Business Education Session after the pursuit update and networking time. Are you a firm that qualifies as M/W/DBE, but don’t know if you qualify as a Small Business? Stick around, and we’ll help you learn how to find out! Click here for more information and to register.

USACE Kansas City Hosts N2W Industry Day October 25, 2017

USACE Kansas City Hosts N2W Industry Day October 25, 2017

Posted on Sep 29, 2017

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Kansas City District is hosting an Industry Day event for the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency Next NGA West (N2W) program. The event will be held on October 25, 2017 at 8:00 AM in the Grand Hall at the Sheet Metal Workers Local 36 Union Hall. The McCarthy HITT design-build team will be there to network. Click here to register for Industry Day via the Next NGA West website.

“This was a monumental challenge to break ground in five months and finish design in a year so we could bid out and lock into GMP. All your teams did a tremendous job coordinating this work to make this happen. I am proud of the whole team and their ability to accomplish this incredible task. Please pass on our thanks to your entire team for making sure we maintained Mercy’s project goals and objectives.”

John Farnen, Executive Director of Special Projects, Mercy
Mercy Joplin Replacement Hospital, Joplin, MO

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