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  • URS to Help Convert Milwaukee Power Plant From Coal to Natural Gas; Art Lembo Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    URS to Help Convert Milwaukee Power Plant From Coal to Natural Gas; Art Lembo Comments

    URS Corp. will work with We Energies to convert Milwaukee-based Valley Power Plant into a natural gas production facility from a coal plant. URS said Monday that the team will replace the plant’s coal-burning equipment with natural-gas piping and burners, as well asw modify combustion controls and other auxiliary equipment and plant controls. Art Lembo, general manager for URS’ power […] More

  • URS Corp. Included in Women's Business Enterprise's Top Company List - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    URS Corp. Included in Women’s Business Enterprise’s Top Company List

    The Women’s Business Enterprise National Council has included URS Corp. in its annual list of top 45 corporations for women’s business. URS received the honor at the council’s recent 15th WBENC Summit & Salute to Women’s Business Enterprise in New Orleans, the company announced Tuesday. “It is noteworthy to be included on this list; our recognition […] More

  • Jamey Barbas Joins Louis Berger as Major Structures Global Practice SVP - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Jamey Barbas Joins Louis Berger as Major Structures Global Practice SVP

    Jamey Barbas, a three-decade bridge design and management veteran, has joined engineering consulting contractor Louis Berger Group as senior vice president of the firm’s global practice for major structures. She has led inspection, design and construction work for New York City’s Williamsburg Bridge and served as bridge design manager for a public-private partnership project in Montreal, […] 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

  • Executive Profile: Alan Weakley, CSC NA Public Sector Defense Group President - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Executive Profile: Alan Weakley, CSC NA Public Sector Defense Group President

    Alan Weakley serves as president of CSC“™s North American public sector defense group. In this role, he leads the strategic direction, planning and execution of the group“™s worldwide presence. With more than 14,000 employees exceeding $3 billion in sales, the group supports all of CSC“™s Defense Department clients, NASA, the U.S. Postal Service and the Department of Energy. The defense […] 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

  • URS Federal Lead Randy Wotring on $23B Army EAGLE Contract - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    URS Federal Lead Randy Wotring on $23B Army EAGLE Contract

    URS Corp.’s federal services division will compete to provide the U.S. Army with logistics support services through the branch’s Enhanced Army Global Logistics Enterprise program, the company announced Tuesday. The EAGLE program, structured as a basic ordering agreement, is potentially worth $23 billion to all awardees over five years. Randy Wotring, president of federal services, said […] More

  • URS Corp. Gets IT Infrastructure Support Contract from FTC; Randy Wotring Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    URS Corp. Gets IT Infrastructure Support Contract from FTC; Randy Wotring Comments

    URS Corp. recently obtained a new contract to provide information technology services to the Federal Trade Commission, the company announced Thursday. Randy Wotring, URS Federal Services president, said the company will continue to support the FTC through the award which represents another strategic program in URS“™ managed network services portfolio. The FTC has awarded URS […] More

  • URS to Help Manage IRS Logistics, Resources; Randy Wotring Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    URS to Help Manage IRS Logistics, Resources; Randy Wotring Comments

    URS Corp. will help the Internal Revenue Service manage its assets and logistics at 15 IRS sites, the company announced Wednesday. The company won a four-year, three-month contract to provide the agency real estate and facility management logistics services. Randy Wotring, president of the federal services division, said the company will work with IRS offices […] More

  • Executive Profile: Michael Bachmann, URS Federal C4ISR VP - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Executive Profile: Michael Bachmann, URS Federal C4ISR VP

    Retired Navy Adm. Michael Bachmann is vice president of C4ISR for URS Corp.’s federal services division. Before joining the company, the 35-year Navy veteran served as commander of the San Diego-based Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command and oversaw more than 12,000 personnel and an $11 billion budget, according to URS. In that capacity, he […] More

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