The U.S. Army awarded Fallbrook-based Straub Construction Inc. a $61.9 million contract for work on a maintenance hangar at Fort Carson, Colo.

The deal calls for demolition, site work, pavement and construction of a maintenance hangar for the 4th Infantry Division Combat Aviation Brigade.

The Army Corps of Engineers office in Omaha, Neb. awarded the deal, announced on Sept. 11. Five companies bid on the work.

Construction is expected to be complete by May 2019.

Straub is a small business.