Our successes include: Iraq – Post-conflict reconstruction of critical infrastructure. Afghanistan – Rehabilitation and construction of critical infrastructure (energy, water, transportation, buildings) with institutional strengthening and capacity building for the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID). West Bank/Gaza – Infrastructure Needs Program II for USAID. Our expertise includes: Design, engineering and construction. Environmental sciences. Planning and economics. Project management. Construction management. Building information modeling. Geospatial information management. Procurement. “B&V staff has shown themselves to be highly committed to USAID, MEW and DABS customer satisfaction and the plant is a model of well-built modern technology. Constant communication with all parties and responsiveness to client issues is the norm on the project.” Engineer Gulla Jan Hairan, Chief Operating Officer, DABS Alvera Reichert, Contracting Officer, USAID Contractor Performance Report, Tarakhil Power Plant, Kabul, Afghanistan 0 Related Insights Top 3 Benefits of Military Microgrids The advantages of deploying microgrids are abundant, with sustainability and reliability leading the charge. These are easy to communicate on a community level, but have more specific benefits when installed at military applications. Following on from U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) initiatives aimed at deploying more renewable energy, the cost-savings, distributed energy resource (DER) applications and energy security benefits be gained cannot be overlooked. Microgrids Boost Energy Resilience and Independence at Military Installations The Department of Defense has committed to deploying 3 gigawatts of renewable energy throughout military installations by 2025. Military bases all over the world have taken a proactive approach in achieving these goals, with many implementing solar photovoltaic generation. Four Keys to Managing Utilities Regulations For the past several decades, a major challenge facing utilities has been the constant evolution of the regulatory landscape. Utilities have seen a dizzying array of rules impact their service capabilities and bottom lines. EIDSS and PACS Program Prevents WMD Proliferation in Former Soviet States The proliferation of weapons of mass destruction – be it nuclear or biological – falls under the auspices of the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD), and with the dissolution of the Soviet Union in 1991, it has placed a strong focus on working with former Soviet states to make sure these threats do not fall into the wrong hands. Collaborate with our International Development team. Complete a short form to request more information and a specialist will contact you.