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Black & Veatch Completes World’s First Commercial-Scale Alternative Animal Feed Production Facility

Publish date:   |   Location Beijing, China

With demand for protein from the world’s rapidly growing population expected to rise, commissioning is now underway at the world’s first industrial-scale FeedKind® facility in Chongqing, China.

The facility, designed and built ahead-of-schedule by a consortium of Black & Veatch and Shanghai LBT Engineering & Technology Co. Ltd., will produce 20,000 tons of low carbon animal feed annually.

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Black & Veatch Joins Australian Hydrogen Council, Deepens Decarbonization Commitment to Australia

Publish date:   |   Location Melbourne, Australia

Black & Veatch has joined the Australian Hydrogen Council (AHC) as part of its efforts to accelerate the global shift to zero emission energy and speed the development of a global hydrogen energy economy.

CEO of the AHC, Dr Fiona Simon, said one of the strengths of the AHC was the breadth and depth of its membership which included global firms like Black & Veatch.

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Black & Veatch engages with SteelToad Consulting LLC under Small Business Association’s Mentor-Protégé program

Publish date:   |   Location OVERLAND PARK, Kansas

Black & Veatch, a leading global provider of critical human infrastructure solutions, today announced involvement with SteelToad Consulting LLC, a Small Business Association (SBA)-certified HUBZone business providing authoritative cybersecurity and IT services.

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Black & Veatch appointed to major Irish power resilience project

Publish date:   |   Location Guildford, United Kingdom

Black & Veatch has been selected by Atlantic Projects Company (APC) to provide engineering design support for three gas turbine power projects in Ireland.

“Gas offers a logical bridge for reliable, flexible baseload generation as Ireland transitions to renewable energy. These assets will help maintain stability of supply as well as enabling the integration of intermittent renewables onto the grid,” said Youssef Merjaneh, Managing Director, Black & Veatch Europe, Middle East and Africa.

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New Black & Veatch eBook Examines Opportunities for Natural Gas to Accelerate Asia’s Energy Transition

Publish date:   |   Location Bangkok, Thailand

Expanding variable renewable energy resources while boosting the reliability of Asia’s electric grid will require the use of integrated solutions, including gas-fired generation, to accelerate a successful energy transition.

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Black & Veatch Construction Management Effort Recognized with Top Public Works Project of 2022 by American Public Works Association

Publish date:   |   Location OVERLAND PARK, Kansas

The American Public Works Association (APWA) has named a Black & Veatch-managed sewer tunneling project in South Carolina the “2022 Public Works Project of the Year,” reflecting Black & Veatch’s excellence in construction management involving sustainable infrastructure. The Renewable Water Resources (ReWa) Reedy River Basin Sewer Tunnel  — also known as the “Dig Greenville Project” — won in the environment category for projects costing $25 million to $75 million.

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Black & Veatch’s Irvin Bishop Jr. Named Among Savoy Magazine's ‘2022 Most Influential Black Executives in Corporate America’

Publish date:   |   Location OVERLAND PARK, Kansas

Savoy magazine, a leading African-American business and lifestyle publication, has named Irvin Bishop Jr., executive vice president and chief information officer (CIO) with Black & Veatch, to its list of “Most Influential Black Executives in Corporate America.”

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Newlight Selects Black & Veatch to Design Aircarbon Production Plant in Ohio

Publish date:   |   Location OVERLAND PARK, Kansas

Looking to significantly expand its regenerative practice of transforming air and greenhouse gas into a material called “Aircarbon,” Newlight Technologies has chosen decarbonization solutions leader Black & Veatch to design the biotechnology company’s next commercial-scale plant in Ohio.

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Black & Veatch’s Annual Sustainability Report Highlights Progress on ESG Goals and Net-Zero Commitment

Publish date:   |   Location OVERLAND PARK, Kansas

Recognizing the positive impact companies can make on social and climate matters, Black & Veatch released its Sustainability Report. The annual report provides a reflection on the global engineering, procurement, construction and consulting leader’s progress toward its 2020-2023 sustainability strategy, as well as a look ahead as sustainability measurement and goal setting evolves globally.

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Using Black & Veatch Expertise, Water and Wastewater Projects in Atlanta, South Carolina Grab Top Honors from Construction Group

Publish date:   |   Location OVERLAND PARK, Kansas

Black & Veatch, a leading global provider of critical human infrastructure solutions, announces that two water-related projects in which it played key roles have been awarded “project of the year” honors from the Underground Construction Association (UCA).

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Black & Veatch to support development of Mercury Renewables’ first-of-a-kind green hydrogen plant

Publish date:   |   Location Republic of Ireland

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Fleet Electrification: New Black & Veatch eBook Outlines Transition to Sustainable Electric Vehicle Fleets

Publish date:   |   Location OVERLAND PARK, Kansas

With transportation emitting the most greenhouse gases of any economic sector in the United States, businesses, utilities and governments are retooling their delivery and transportation practices as they work toward their sustainability goals. With this in mind, Black & Veatch’s new eBook – 10 Steps to Build Sustaina

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Ampaire, Black & Veatch to Collaborate on Expanding Electrified Aviation Infrastructure

Publish date:   |   Location Overland Park, KS

Pioneering electric aircraft developer Ampaire and Black & Veatch – a global leader in sustainable infrastructure, renewable energy and transportation electrification – will collaborate on developing airport electrification that supports tomorrow’s electric aviation needs.

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Black & Veatch Water Report: Data, Resiliency Drive Industry Amid Challenges of Aging Infrastructure, Climate Adaptation and Talent Acquisition

Publish date:   |   Location OVERLAND PARK, Kansas

When Black & Veatch launched its first annual analysis of the U.S. water industry a decade ago, funding for needed upgrades to aging infrastructure was considered lacking as the economy dealt with the ongoing impacts of the “Great Recession.” Ten years later with inflation levels the highest in decades, the newly released Black & Veatch 2022 Water Report details what’s changed – and what hasn’t – as the sector’s complexities have grown to include evolving regulations, climate change and cybersecurity threats in addition to the persistent aging of the assets and workforce.

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United States Energy Association Appoints Mario Azar to Board of Directors

Publish date:   |   Location OVERLAND PARK, Kansas

The United States Energy Association has appointed Mario Azar, incoming Chairman and CEO of Black & Veatch to its Board of Directors. The USEA Board includes senior executives from U.S. energy corporations, trade associations, and other organizations all of which represent the interests of the energy industry.

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Black & Veatch Named Inaugural CAPS Network Engineering Champion

Publish date:   |   Location Overland Park, KS

As the journey from education to employment becomes more complex, the challenges of building tomorrow’s workforce are intensifying, notably in the STEM education space. To build a foundation for long-term employment solutions for the engineering and construction industry, Black & Veatch has joined the Center for the Advanced Professional Studies (CAPS) Network Council of Champions as the inaugural CAPS Network Engineering Champion.

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Black & Veatch Appoints Leon Downing as Global Practice & Technology Leader for Nutrient Removal and Recovery

Publish date:   |   Location OVERLAND PARK, Kansas

Black & Veatch announced today that Dr. Leon Downing, a water industry expert with a track record of deploying cutting-edge nutrient removal technologies, has been named global practice and technology leader for nutrient removal in the company’s water business.

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CIO Irvin Bishop Jr. Recognized as ITSMF’s Technology Executive of the Year

Publish date:   |   Location OVERLAND PARK, Kansas

Irvin Bishop Jr., a Black & Veatch executive vice president serving as the global critical human infrastructure leader’s chief information officer, has been named the Information Technology Senior Management Forum’s “technology executive of the year” among large businesses with at least 1,000 employees.

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From Cows to Kilowatts: Black & Veatch Awarded EPC Project to Convert Dairy Farm Manure into Renewable Natural Gas

Publish date:   |   Location OVERLAND PARK, Kansas

Although dairy is a dietary staple in many American households, it can be hard on the environment due to the amount of greenhouse gases (GHG) produced from dairy farms. To address this, Black & Veatch has partnered with Amp Americas to develop an engineering, procurement and construction project that turns cow manure into renewable natural gas (RNG).

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RMEL Energy Association Names Black & Veatch’s Becca Schmidt `Emerging Leader’

Publish date:   |   Location OVERLAND PARK, Kansas

Becca Schmidt, who directs engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) proposals in the renewable energy business of Black & Veatch, has been named an emerging leader by RMEL, an energy trade association that provides education and networking services to the electric utility industry.

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