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  • Robert Smith: Serco Listed on Climate Disclosure Leadership Index - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Robert Smith: Serco Listed on Climate Disclosure Leadership Index

    Serco has been cited for the fourth-straight year in CDP's Climate Disclosure Leadership Index,which assesses an organization's initiatives and strategies to minimize environmental impacts of its operations. CDP is a not-for-profit entity that represents 722 influential investors with combined assets valued at $87 trillion, Serco said Thursday. “I’m very pleased CDP’s Climate Disclosure Leadership Index […] More

  • Lockheed to Help Concord Blue Develop Waste-to-Energy Conversion Tech; Paul Klammer Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Lockheed to Help Concord Blue Develop Waste-to-Energy Conversion Tech; Paul Klammer Comments

    Lockheed Martin has signed an agreement to help a waste conversion technology maker develop a patented technology that converts waste into renewable fuels. Concord Blue USA aims to offer non-polluting recycling process to both business and governments, Lockheed said Monday. The companies aim to address environmental issues such as congestion of landfills, improper waste management and […] More

  • Jacobs to Help Assess UK Flood Risk Mgmt Program; Bob Duff Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Jacobs to Help Assess UK Flood Risk Mgmt Program; Bob Duff Comments

    Jacobs Engineering Group has won a contract to help a U.K. government agency assess an estimated $5 billion flood and coastal risk management investment initiative. The water and environmental management framework contract with England's Environment Agency contains four base years and an additional two-year option, Jacobs said Tuesday. “We are pleased to continue our long standing relationship with […] More

  • Aerojet Rocketdyne Wins Environmental Excellence Award for Remediation Project - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Aerojet Rocketdyne Wins Environmental Excellence Award for Remediation Project

    Aerojet Rocketdyne has received an environmental excellence award from the Arkansas Environmental Federation for the company’s perchlorate remediation project in Camden, Ark. The AEF 2013 Diamond Award highlighted the company’s use of natural biological methods to recycle soil and the company exceeding its mandated soil and groundwater clean-up goals, Aerojet Rocketdyne said Thursday. For this project, […] More

  • URS Linton Integration Facility Earns ISO Certification; Eric Arnold Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    URS Linton Integration Facility Earns ISO Certification; Eric Arnold Comments

    URS Corp. has received a certification from the International Organization for Standardization to recognize the company’s office in Linton, Ind. for complying with ISCO’s business operation and management standards, the Greene County Daily World reported Tuesday. The ISO 9001 and 14001 Quality and Environmental Management Systems distinctions evaluate how the URS Linton Integration Facility offers technical […] More

  • Tetra Tech Supports FAA Improvements in Air Navigation; Jeff Williams, Olivier Jeannot Comment - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Tetra Tech Supports FAA Improvements in Air Navigation; Jeff Williams, Olivier Jeannot Comment

    Tetra Tech AMT continues to support the Federal Aviation Administration in its implementation of performance-based navigation, a platform they have co-developed under the National Airspace System modernization program. PBN has two components that manage flight schedules and coordinate routing options to help save time and fuel costs, improve airport access, and drive efficiency in the airline industry in general, […] More

  • Day & Zimmermann, Army Finish Ammo Plant Land Transfer - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Day & Zimmermann, Army Finish Ammo Plant Land Transfer

    Day & Zimmermann has completed a land transfer deal with the U.S. Army for the company and nearly 130 employees to continue operating in Parsons, Kan. The purchase and sales agreement covers 4,112 acres of land and the company will be responsible for environmental cleanup on the property that includes the former Kansas Army Ammunition Plant, […] More

  • SAIC Personnel to Present at Environmental Conference; James Moos Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    SAIC Personnel to Present at Environmental Conference; James Moos Comments

    Matthew Milligan, Kenneth Walsh and C. Flint Webb will represent Science Applications International Corp. at an annual Air & Waste Management Association-hosted event scheduled to start Tuesday in Chicago. The environmental experts will hold presentations to discuss the company's work in areas such as combustion regulations and emission inventories, SAIC said Monday. “We look forward […] More

  • Turner Construction Unveils Green Zone 2013 Projects - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Turner Construction Unveils Green Zone 2013 Projects

    Turner Construction has asked its local offices to contribute projects for the company’s Green Zone program, which seeks to promote environmental aims such as recycling and water efficiency. The company has 31 local offices that submitted at least one project and 91 out of 2010 sites are certified Turner Green Zone offices, Turner said June […] More

  • CH2M Hill, EKO Form Infrastructure JV; Elisa Speranza Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    CH2M Hill, EKO Form Infrastructure JV; Elisa Speranza Comments

    CH2M Hill and EKO Asset Management Partners have formed a joint venture to offer new funding options for infrastructure projects intended to bring environmental benefits to communities. Green Path Partners will also aim to tap new sources of capital for the projects and bring new approaches to design, CH2M Hill said Wednesday. Matt McGowan, CH2M […] More

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    Navy Project Aiming to Build Robotic Jellyfish

    The U.S. Navy and Virginia Tech are partnering to to engineer an autonomous robotic jellyfish under a $5 million project funded by the Naval Undersea Warfare Center and the Office of Naval Research. “Cyro,” spanning 5 feet and 7 inches and weighing 170 pounds, is being built to monitor the environment and also handle other […] More

  • Romolo Raciti Joins Parsons as Engineering, Environmental SVP; Virginia Grebbien Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Romolo Raciti Joins Parsons as Engineering, Environmental SVP; Virginia Grebbien Comments

    Romolo Raciti, a 25-year project management and business development veteran, has joined Parsons Corp. as senior vice president of the engineering and environmental services division. Raciti most recently served as SVP of business development for energy and chemicals at another international consulting, program management, design, construction and operations company, Parsons said Monday. “Romolo brings a […] More

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