Tag Archives: construction

Peter Oosterveer Appointed Fluor COO in Realignment; David Seaton Comments

Peter Oosterveer, formerly president of Fluor Corp.’s (NYSE: FLR) energy and chemicals group, has been promoted to chief operating officer at the Irving, Texas-based energy and construction services contractor. He will lead the company’s commercial business lines and Fluor will create a new organization based on its work in commercial …

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Leidos to Design, Engineer Calif Natl Guard Bases Under $80M IDIQ; James Moos Comments

Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) has won a position on a potential $80 million contract to design and engineer construction projects at military bases for the California Army and Air National Guard. The contract covers multi-disciplinary investigation, engineering and inspection and architectural design processes to build and repair multi-purpose military facilities in …

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URS Wins Defense Dept Medical Countermeasure Subcontract; Mark Costello Comments

URS Corp. (NYSE: URS) will provide project and construction management services to the Defense Department for a disease prevention program under a subcontract from Nanotherapeutics. The Medical Countermeasures Advanced Development and Manufacturing program involves construction of a new vaccine laboratory on 3.5 acres of land in Alachua, Fla., URS said Thursday. DoD aims for the MCM ADM …

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Navy Picks Six for Potential $204M Construction IDIQ

The U.S. Navy has selected six contractors to compete for task orders to perform construction work under a potential $240 million contract. Fifty-one proposals were submitted to the Navy for the multiple-award, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract via the branch’s electronic commerce website, the Defense Department said Thursday. Work will take place in …

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Four Companies Win Potential $800M Navy Construction IDIQs

The U.S. Navy has awarded four companies contracts worth up to $800 million combined for contingency construction projects worldwide over up to five years. Construction and related engineering services are intended in response to natural disasters, humanitarian needs and conflicts, the Defense Department said Friday. CH2M Hill Constructors, Environmental Chemical …

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Army Plans $2.5B for Fort Meade Construction Work; Kevin Plexico Comments

The U.S. Army is preparing a potential $2.5 billion multiple-award contract for a construction project on the east campus of Fort Meade, Md., the Washington Business Journal reported Thursday. Jill Aitoro writes that the Army could issue a request for proposals during the winter and that work will also include …

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Bill Lingard Promoted to URS EVP, COO; Martin Koffel Comments

Bill Lingard, formerly president of URS Corp.’s (NYSE: URS) oil and gas division, has been promoted to the newly-created position of executive vice president and chief operating officer, effective immediately. Wayne Shaw will succeed Lingard as head of the oil and gas division after previously serving as the division’s COO, …

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Louis Berger Group Wins $100M to Design State Dept Construction Projects; Jeffery Willis Comments

The Louis Berger Group has won a $100 million contract to design and engineer construction projects at embassies and consulate sites for the U.S. State Department. LBG signed the five-year task-order-based contract with the department’s bureau of overseas buildings operations in March, the company said Thursday. The company has worked …

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URS Wins $129M For Aegis Ashore Construction Work

URS Corp. (NYSE: URS) has won a potential $129 million U.S. Navy task order for construction services at Hawaii- and New Jersey-based facilities, the company announced Thursday. The company received the order through the Navy’s Global multiple-award construction indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract, which URS won a position on in July 2009. Construction …

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