As an industry leading engineering and construction company with over 10,000 employees worldwide, the impacts of the coronavirus pandemic have mobilized our teams to find solutions to support local communities. We're utilizing our experience in the design and development of distributed infrastructure, collecting and tracking biological lab data, monitoring water streams, managing networks of facilities and project site personnel to develop to integrated solutions for a variety of industries.
Services and Solutions
Rapid Modular Health Systems
Black & Veatch’s Rapid Modular Health System (RaMHS) is a rapid deployment, modular medical structure that expands site-based diagnostic capabilities at healthcare facilities, doctor’s offices, commercial and industrial facilities, manufacturing centers and office locations to minimize the risk of coronavirus exposure to critical health-care workers, professionals and the community.
Safeguarding Field Services and Construction Crews
The “BV Safe Contact” tool connects live health and safety data with project management data to continuously monitor potential exposure and health threats in project areas.
COVOPERATE Mobile “Boarding Pass”
Powered by Field2Base, COVOPERATE offers secure, HIPAA-compliant health tracking and notifications to accelerate safe-work efforts. The innovative new workforce management application can help employers navigate the complex challenge of safely and productively restoring operations impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Lab Testing and Disease Tracking
Black & Veatch is helping Ministries of Health collect, transmit and analyze COVID-19 epidemiological and laboratory data through the Electronic Integrated Disease Surveillance System (EIDSS) program. We also provides a software solution that can track biological sample information throughout its lifecycle and is being used by at least eight organizations for COVID-19 samples.
Remote Data Collection
Black & Veatch’s digital tools allow projects to move forward despite new challenges presented by COVID-19 disruptions. Our professionals can work with clients to address their needs by utilizing Black & Veatch’s licensed unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) pilots and equipment or connecting them with local, licensed operators.
On Demand Resources
Chris Vigil, Project Manager with Black & Veatch’s NextGen Agriculture team, discusses how food producers must evaluate resources to meet consumers’ panic buying demands during COVID-19.