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Diode Ventures Launches Large-Scale Renewable Energy, Data Infrastructure Partnership in South Korea

Publish date:   |   Location Overland Park, Kansas

The Republic of Korea runs on several energy-intensive industries, but a lack of sufficient natural resources means that Asia's fourth-largest economy is forced to import nearly all its energy even as it works toward aggressive net-zero goals.

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Irvin Bishop, Jr., Black & Veatch CIO, Accepted into Forbes Technology Council

Publish date:   |   Location Overland Park, KS

Irvin Bishop, Jr., EVP, Chief Information Officer (CIO) with global engineering and consulting leader Black & Veatch, has been accepted into Forbes Technology Council, an invitation-only community for world-class CIOs, CTOs and technology executives.

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Black & Veatch’s Electric Vehicle Charging Expertise Helps Accelerate ‘Charge Ready’ in Southern California

Publish date:   |   Location Overland Park, Kansas

With communities across Southern California seeking to accelerate electric vehicle adoption efforts, Black & Veatch announces the completion of 12 charging stations at Cathedral City High School (CCHS) in Palm Springs, California. The project, a key component in local decarbonization efforts, was made possible through ‘Charge Ready,’ a program from public utility Southern California Edison (SCE) launched to add charging stations in its service area.

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Black & Veatch Report: Renewable Energy Integration Key to Asia’s Decarbonization, Energy Transition

Publish date:   |   Location Singapore

The integration of renewable energy into grid systems – more than simply deploying renewable energy to replace the region’s large dependence on coal – is the biggest challenge facing Asia’s electric industry, according to findings from this year’s Black & Veatch Asia Electric Report.

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Black & Veatch Recognized Among ‘Best of the Best’ in Michigan Workplace Safety, Health

Publish date:   |   Location Overland Park, KS

Reflecting its unwavering championing of safety protocols, Black & Veatch proudly announces it has received the Michigan Voluntary Protection Program in Construction (MVPPC) STAR Award – the Michigan Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (MIOSHA) highest honor involving workplace safety.

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Black & Veatch Designs First-of-a-Kind Advanced R&D Facility for Cultivated Seafood in Singapore

Publish date:   |   Location Singapore

Black & Veatch collaborated with Shiok Meats for the conceptual design and layout of their first-of-a-kind advanced research and development facility for cultivated seafood, officially opened by Singapore’s Minister for Sustainability and the Environment, Ms. Grace Fu in November.

The new facility will help Shiok Meats, the world’s first cultivated crustacean company, scale-up production of cell-based crustacean meat products, targeting commercialization by 2023.

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Black & Veatch: Nuclear Energy Key to Supercharging Decarbonization Efforts

Publish date:   |   Location Overland Park, KS

While November’s COP26 conference further defined the importance of investments in clean energy to achieve critical decarbonization priorities, the event understated the unique challenges facing electric grid operators around the world as they balance the competing priorities brought on by a shift from fossil fuels and the ongoing need for reliable power provision. Navigating the uncertainty of the current decarbonization market will require ingenuity—today’s grid needs to handle multiplying sources of power generation and increased demand due to electrification efforts.

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Black & Veatch Names John Janchar to Global Infrastructure Leader’s Board of Directors

Publish date:   |   Location Overland Park, KS

Following the recent announcement that Black & Veatch is implementing a new leadership team and operational structure to better meet evolving client needs, the global engineering, construction and consulting leader announces its appointment of John Janchar to its board of directors.

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Black & Veatch Accelerates Clean Energy and STEM Learning through Operation Breakthrough Solar Deployment

Publish date:   |   Location Overland Park, KS

With the search for clean energy solutions a major focus of STEM education programs, Black & Veatch has teamed with local Kansas City-based organizations to fund and complete a new solar canopy installation at Operation Breakthrough’s new Ignition Lab. The Ignition Lab will help inspire the next generation of STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) students, advance clean energy and provide onsite zero-carbon solar generation.

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Black & Veatch’s Nutrient Removal Project Stands Up to Record California Wet-Weather Event

Publish date:   |   Location Overland Park, KS

When the combination of two weather phenomena – a bomb cyclone and atmospheric river – inundated Northern California with record-breaking rainfall in October, Sacramento’s recently completed biological nutrient removal (BNR) facility did more than just weather the storm: it flexed its muscle in keeping the Sacramento River, and subsequently the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta, clean.

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Carta del CEO: Transformar nuestras operaciones para beneficiar a nuestros clientes

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Letter from the CEO: Transforming our Operations to Benefit our Clients

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To our clients:

From climate change to COVID-19, our world is experiencing a moment of profound recalibration. Global megatrends such as decarbonization, digitization and a drive for more reliable, resilient infrastructure are reshaping how governments, companies and communities consider essential energy, water and communications services. With global decarbonization pledges a focus of COP26, and the passage of the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act on November 5, the focus on creating a more sustainable future has never been greater.

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As Megatrends Reshape Infrastructure Markets, Black & Veatch Announces New Client-Focused Structure

Publish date:   |   Location Overland Park, KS

With sustainability-driven global megatrends such as electrification, decarbonization, digitization and resilience aggressively reshaping the critical human infrastructure markets, Black & Veatch announces a new leadership team and operational structure designed to address the goals and issues of its expanding client portfolio.

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El líder global en consultoría, ingeniería y construcción se transforma para abordar las necesidades en rápida evolución de los clientes con soluciones más ágiles e innovadoras

Publish date:   |   Location Overland Park, KS

Con megatendencias globales impulsadas por la sustentabilidad, como la electrificación, la descarbonización, la digitalización y la resiliencia, que remodelan agresivamente los mercados de infraestructura humana crítica, Black & Veatch anuncia un nuevo equipo de liderazgo y una estructura operativa diseñada para abordar los objetivos y problemas de su cartera de clientes en expansión.

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Marine Power Systems Appoints Black & Veatch to System Engineering and Coordination Role for Combined Floating Wind and Wave Energy Project

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Black & Veatch has been selected to help guide Marine Power Systems across subsystem design coordination, systems engineering and the certification of Marine Power Systems’ unique and flexible floating wind and wave energy generation hardware.

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Black & Veatch Report: Renewable Energy Integration Tops Electric Sector’s List of Challenges as Decarbonization, Climate Change Propel Transformation

Publish date:   |   Location Overland Park, KS

Facing mounting demand to integrate increasing amounts of renewable energy onto the grid and elevate their resilience to power-disrupting weather events and wildfires, U.S. electric utilities continue to wage a transformation keying on their need to modernize in a decarbonizing world. Black & Veatch’s new survey-driven Electric Report puts into focus the blend of challenges and opportunities for a sector tasked with bolstering their reliability in a rapidly evolving energy ecosystem.

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Honda Tests Prototype Autonomous Work Vehicle at Solar Construction Site with Black & Veatch

Publish date:   |   Location Torrance, CA and Overland Park, KS

Honda and Black & Veatch have successfully tested the prototype Honda Autonomous Work Vehicle (AWV) at a Black & Veatch construction site in New Mexico. During the month-long field test, the second-generation prototype of the fully-electric Honda AWV performed a range of functions at a large-scale solar energy construction project, including towing activities and transporting construction materials, water, and other supplies to pre-set destinations within the work site.

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U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Awards Black & Veatch’s Randy Castro with Top Honor, the Gold de Fleury Medal

Publish date:   |   Location Overland Park, KS

Black & Veatch announces that Randy Castro, president of the company’s federal business and a retired U.S. Army major general, will be awarded the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ (USACE) highest honor – the Gold de Fleury Medal – in recognition of his lifetime achievements and significant contributions to Army engineering.

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Black & Veatch Secures Sembcorp Energy UK Steam Optimisation Project

Publish date:   |   Location Guildford, UK

Black & Veatch has secured the contract to optimise steam generation at Sembcorp Energy UK’s (SEUK) 2,000-acre site at Wilton International.

SEUK’s site at Wilton International on Teesside sits within a hub of decarbonisation innovation. At the site, SEUK provides energy-intensive industrial businesses with combined heat and power (CHP) via the UK’s largest and most diverse private wire electricity network; which supplies electricity generated by gas and biomass.

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Black & Veatch Awarded Owner’s Engineer Role for Pumped Storage Hydropower Project in Hawaii

Publish date:   |   Location Overland Park, KS

Black & Veatch has been selected by AES Clean Energy (AES) to serve as owner’s engineer for the pumped storage and hydropower portion of the West Kaua‘i Energy Project, which will be a critical step in helping the state move closer to its target of 100-percent locally produced renewable energy by 2045. When complete, the overall program will reduce dependency on fossil fuels – offsetting the use of 8.5 million gallons of fossil fuels annually – for the island’s more than 70,000 residents.

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