Tag Archives: Mark Whitney

BAE Unit Wins Potential $238M Navy Contract for USS Wasp Drydocking, Maintenance

USS Wasp

A business unit of BAE Systems will drydock, maintain and modernize the USS Wasp amphibious assault ship for the U.S. Navy under a potential $237.7M contract. The company said Tuesday its Norfolk Ship Repair business in Virginia will commence work on the vessel's mechanical, tank and hull systems in February.

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Amentum-BWXT Partnership Lands $296M DOE Contract Option for Transuranic Waste Mgmt Services; John Vollmer Quoted

John Vollmer CEO Amentum

A partnership between Amentum and BWX Technologies (NYSE: BWXT) will extend operations support at a transuranic radioactive waste disposal facility in New Mexico under a potential two-year, $296M contract option from the Department of Energy. John Vollmer, CEO at Amentum and a five-time Wash100 awardee, said the partnership “will work closely with our DOE client and WIPP stakeholders to ensure continued progress in cleaning up the nation’s nuclear legacy.”

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Amentum-Led JV Books Potential $725M DOE Tank Operations Support Extension; John Vollmer Quoted

John Vollmer CEO Amentum

Amentum's joint venture with Atkins has received a potential $725M contract extension to manage tank farms at the Department of Energy’s Hanford site in Washington for the next 12 months. “We appreciate the opportunity to continue supporting our DOE client and partnering with the Tri-cities communities to protect the Columbia River and surrounding environment,” said John Vollmer, CEO of Amentum and a 2020 Wash100 Award recipient.

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Nuclear Industry Vet David Batters Appointed AECOM SVP, Int’l Sector Lead; John Vollmer Quoted

David Batters, formerly group chief financial officer at the U.K. Nuclear Decommissioning Authority, will serve as AECOM’s (NYSE: ACM) senior vice president and international sector lead for nuclear and environment strategic business unit within the company’s management services group, starting Sept. 1.

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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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AECOM Names Mark Whitney COO of Nuclear & Environment Unit; John Vollmer Comments

AECOM (NYSE: ACM) has named Mark Whitney, formerly principal deputy assistant secretary for the Energy Department‘s office of environmental management, as chief operating officer of the company’s nuclear and environment strategic business unit. Whitney is a nuclear energy and environmental industry veteran and member of the Senior Executive Service who has held various positions …

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