BPBPG and it's teaming partners have successfully designed, built and operated all the chemical weapons destruction facilities in the United States. The project's key managers have experience in all aspects of chemical demilitarization. For decades, at work locations around the globe, the team has been actively involved in local community, charitable, educational and job creation efforts. The BGCAPP team includes:
Bechtel is recognized as the world leader in safely managing large, complex engineering, construction and remediation projects. Bechtel has more than 20 years of experience in U.S. chemical weapons elimination programs, including design, construction, operation and closure of the Edgewood, Md., chemical agent destruction plant and construction of the Anniston, Ala., chemical agent disposal facility. Bechtel, along with other companies, is under contract to design, build, operate and close the Pueblo Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant in Colorado. In addition, Bechtel has executed numerous Cooperative Threat Reduction projects in the former Soviet Union. In its 114-year history, Bechtel has completed more than 22,000 projects in 140 countries on all seven continents.
Parsons has more than 20 years of continuous involvement in U.S. and international chemical weapons elimination, including design of seven U.S. facilities; construction and operations of the Newport Chemical Agent Disposal Facility; and engineering management of the chemical agent neutralization facility in Siberia, Russia - the largest facility of its kind. For the Program Manager for Assembled Chemical Weapons Assessment, Parsons developed the neutralization-biotreatment design selected to destroy the Pueblo chemical stockpile.
With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in more than 150 countries around the world following the acquisition of URS, AECOM is a premier, fully integrated infrastructure and support services firm. AECOM is ranked as the number one engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings. The company is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering solutions that create, enhance and sustain the world’s built, natural and social environments.
As one of the world’s largest private independent research and development companies, Battelle develops and commercializes technology for a wide variety of industry and government customers. From creating novel coatings for undersea vessels, designing non-lethal weapons for law enforcement and devising airborne sensors that assess the integrity of river levees, to operating state-of-the-art laboratories at four U.S. chemical agent disposal facilities, Battelle has completed more than 5,000 projects for 1,300 customers. Key areas of expertise include environmental technology, defense systems, agrifood, medical products, pharmaceuticals and energy.
GP Strategies Corporation is one of the world’s largest workforce development companies and develops training to meet specific needs by focusing on people, processes and technology. For more than 15 years, GP Strategies has operated the Chemical Demilitarization Training Facility at the Edgewood Chemical Activity in Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md., to provide more than 140 specific courses in chemical demilitarization operations, such as laboratory, maintenance, emergency response and toxic-area for all U.S. chemical agent disposal facilities.