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Cray to Help DOE Build Supercomputer at Berkeley Nat’l Lab Under $146M Contract

Cray has signed a $146M contract with the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory’s National Energy Research Scientific Computing Center to build a supercomputing system intended for large-scale simulations and data analyses. The Perlmutter supercomputer is designed to help NERSC researchers examine data sets from scientific experiments, the Energy Department said Tuesday. NERSC Director Sudip …

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AECOM JV Gets $700M DOE Waste Mgmt Support Extension; John Vollmer Quoted

A joint venture of AECOM (NYSE: ACM) and Atkins Nuclear Secured will continue to help the Energy Department manage waste storage tanks at the Hanford Site in Richland, Wash., for an additional one year under a $700M contract extension. Washington River Protection Solutions oversees the treatment and disposal of 56M gallons of radioactive …

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Jacobs Secures DOE Contract Extension for Hanford Site, Columbia River Cleanup

TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 12, 2018 — Jacobs Engineering Group (NYSE: JEC) will continue to support the Energy Department‘s environmental remediation operations along the Columbia River and sections of the former Hanford nuclear production site under a one-year contract extension, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday its work includes demolition, radioactive material retrieval, waste …

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Siemens’ Federal Arm Lands $555M DOE Lab Energy Savings Performance Contract

Siemens‘ U.S. government subsidiary has received a potential $554.6M energy savings performance contract to update power generation and heating systems within an administrative area at the Energy Department‘s Los Alamos National Laboratory. DOE announced the award of the three-phase LANL Steam Plant Replacement Project to Siemens Government Technologies through a FedBizOpps notice posted Thursday. …

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Fluor Lands $2B DOE Oil Reserve Mgmt Contract Extension; Tom D’Agostino Quoted

A Fluor (NYSE: FLR) subsidiary has received a potential $2B contract extension to continue to manage and operate the country’s emergency crude oil supply for the Energy Department. DOE exercised a contract option for Fluor Federal Petroleum Operations to continue life extension construction and engineering work for the Strategic Petroleum Reserve …

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Mark Whitney Named AECOM Nuclear & Environment Unit GM, EVP; John Vollmer Quoted

Mark Whitney, formerly chief operating officer of AECOM’s (NYSE: ACM) nuclear and environment strategic business unit, has been named general manager and executive vice president of the unit. He succeeds the retiring Todd Wright to oversee the segment’s daily operations, business development efforts and strategic initiatives, AECOM said Monday. Whitney will also lead the …

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David Johnson Named Honeywell Federal Solutions VP

David “DJ” Johnson, an 11-year Honeywell (NYSE: HON) veteran, has been named vice president of the industrial conglomerate’s newly created federal solutions business, GovConWire has learned. He will work through the business’ Washington, D.C.-based office to manage contracts with the Energy Department, National Nuclear Security Agency and other government agencies. HFS …

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HPE Works on Supercomputer to Help Speed Energy R&D Across DOE

TYSONS CORNER, VA, August 16, 2018 — Hewlett Packard Enterprise (NYSE: HPE) is developing a high-performance computing system for the National Renewable Energy Laboratory under a partnership with the Energy Department aimed at accelerating research across DOE agencies, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. HPE said Tuesday the Eagle supercomputer, which will be equipped with Intel’s …

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Fluor Wins Potential $13B US Naval Nuclear Propulsion Support Contract

Fluor‘s (NYSE: FLR) marine propulsion business has won a potential $13.07 billion contract from the U.S. Navy to perform propulsion work for the Naval Nuclear Laboratory. Two offers were submitted to the Naval Sea Systems Command for the cost-plus-fixed fee contract with a $1.22 billion initial value, the Defense Department said Thursday. …

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Former AECOM, CH2M Exec Colin Jones Named Jacobs VP for North American Nuclear Business

Colin Jones, formerly vice president of strategy, nuclear and environment at AECOM (NYSE: ACM), has joined Jacobs Engineering Group (NYSE: JEC) as VP and deputy general manager for North American nuclear business, ExchangeMonitor reported Monday. He will work with Jacobs’ public sector customers and brings more than two decades of government market, public …

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