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  • CH2M Hill Wins Brazil Regional Economic Plan Project; Tim Meier Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    CH2M Hill Wins Brazil Regional Economic Plan Project; Tim Meier Comments

    CH2M Hill‘s architectural design group will develop a master plan for a metropolitan area in Brazil aimed at creating a framework for economic, social and environmental sustainability there. The International Bank for Reconstruction and Development will fund the project and Brazil’s government aims for the project to create skilled jobs in Belo Horizonte over the next […] More

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    Joe Kava: Google Data Center Goals Include Cloud, Green Energy

    Joe Kava, Google vice president of data centers, has said the search giant uses 10 governing rules when forming its data center strategies, GigaOM reports. Speaking at the Green Grid Forum in Santa Clara, Calif., Kava said that Google plans to build data centers worldwide to serve different regions. Ucilia Wang writes Google aims to […] More

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    Lockheed Entering Mars Spacecraft Environmental Testing Phase; Guy Beutelschies Comments

    Lockheed Martin has assembled and integrated its spacecraft for NASA and is now preparing for environmental testing ahead of its scheduled November launch for a Mars mission. That testing phase for the Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution spacecraft will occur for six months at Lockheed facilities near Denver, the company said Friday. After testing, the […] More

  • Parsons SVP Peter Marrocco to Lead Canada Business; Virginia Grebbien Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Parsons SVP Peter Marrocco to Lead Canada Business; Virginia Grebbien Comments

    Parsons Corp. has appointed Peter Marrocco, a senior vice president, to country manager in Canada and president of the Parsons Canada Limited subsidiary. The company said the 25-year sales and management veteran will also serve as environmental division manager for the environment and infrastructure business unit. Marrocco will be responsible for developing relationships with both […] More

  • URS Team Competing to Help Relocate NATO HQ; Gary Jandegian Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    URS Team Competing to Help Relocate NATO HQ; Gary Jandegian Comments

    An industry team led by URS Corp. has won one of four six-year contracts to support NATO’s move into a new headquarters, the company said Thursday. All NATO commands can use these management advisory services to support current and ongoing missions, the company said. “We look forward to beginning to work with NATO, a new client […] More

  • Lockheed to Take India Firm's Tech Offerings to Market - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Lockheed to Take India Firm’s Tech Offerings to Market

    Lockheed Martin recently signed 41 agreements with India-based firm Robautonics to take local technological in­n­ov­ations into bigger markets, My Digital FC reports. Lockheed will focus on te­chnology commercialization s­t­r­a­tegies, venture formation, venture finance and ma­rketing, said John D Evans, pr­esident of technology and innovation, according to the report. Selected technologies will receive business development support […] More

  • ICF To Assess Pollutant Risk For EPA; Mark Lee Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    ICF To Assess Pollutant Risk For EPA; Mark Lee Comments

    ICF International has won a re-compete contract to help the Environmental Protection Agency carry out program initiatives under the Clean Air Act, the company announced Tuesday. The $12 million contract has one base year and four option years. For 15 years, the company has developed risk assessment methods for the EPA’s office of air quality planning […] More

  • DRS Adds Environmental Control Tech To GSA Schedule - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    DRS Adds Environmental Control Tech To GSA Schedule

    DRS Technologies‘ environmental systems division has established a process for agencies to purchase environmental control units on a General Services Administration contract schedule. The company said Tuesday it will place the air quality and temperature control units on GSA Schedule 56 and plans to add more units to the schedule in the future. Army and […] More

  • Profile: PPC CEO Michael Freeman - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Profile: PPC CEO Michael Freeman

    Michael Freeman is CEO at Project Performance Corp., the North American subsidiary of international energy and environment consulting firm AEA. The 25-year federal market veteran works with senior PPC management to lead and execute the company’s business strategy, with the goal of maintaining growth and staying in front of the information technology market. According to […] More

  • Battelle to Provide Environment R&D, Consulting to Army and Navy - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Battelle to Provide Environment R&D, Consulting to Army and Navy

    Battelle has won a total of $30 million in contract awards to provide environmental support services to the Army and Navy, the Defense Department announced Wednesday. The organization received a $15 million contract modification from the Navy to provide environmental and technology support at the Naval Facilities Engineering Service Center in Port Hueneme, Calif. That […] More

  • Boeing Appoints New VP of Environment, Health Group - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Boeing Appoints New VP of Environment, Health Group

    Boeing appointed Kim Smith to lead the company’s efforts in reducing its environmental footprint as the new vice president of environment, health and safety, Boeing announced Monday. Smith will also lead the company’s workplace safety programs. She will report to John Tracy, Boeing chief technology officer and senior vice president of engineering, operations and technology. […] More

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