Press Release: The Building People Awarded Federal Aviation Administration eFAST Contract

May 23, 2022

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The Building People
215 Depot Court SE
3rd Floor
Leesburg, VA 20175
Ph. 703.669.2222

Leesburg, VA – May 23, 2022 – The Building People, a recognized leader in real estate, facilities, and building automation solutions, announced today that it was awarded the Electronic Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Accelerated and Simplified Tasks (eFAST) which is the FAA’s preferred contracting vehicle for small business contracts. eFAST streamlines the procurement process for all stakeholders using a web-based acquisition tool and automated workflows compliant with applicable FAA standards and supports the following contract types: Firm-Fixed Price, Cost Reimbursable, Time and Materials, Labor Hour, and others as appropriate.

“FAA continues to be part of our success story as one of our earliest customers, and we look forward to our growth with them utilizing the eFAST contract, which is geared towards small business utilization,” said Lawrence Melton, CEO & President of The Building People. “With the new increases across federal small business goals, eFAST will be a critical tool for the FAA to meet its acquisition goals.”

Under eFAST, The Building People was awarded five of the function areas:

  • Air Transportation Support
  • Business Administration & Management
  • Engineering Services
  • Computer Systems Support
  • Documentation & Training

About The Building People

The Building People provides innovative solutions that integrate technology, buildings, and people through strategic thought leadership and expertise. We enhance our customers’ ability to build a culture that optimizes performance in the built environment. Our approach integrates all phases of the real estate life cycle, and our commitment is driven by our passion to innovate, lead with experience, and build long-term relationships with our clients. We solve the sustainability, infrastructure, and workforce challenges that disrupt organizations from reaching their full potential. Our experts deliver people-centric solutions that utilize automation technology, adaptive infrastructure, and scientific employee engagement strategies to transform workplace environments and cultures into productive, healthy, efficient, and adaptive professional communities. To learn more about The Building People, visit:

215 Depot Court SE, 3rd Floor, Leesburg, VA 20175 | Ph. 703.669.2222 |