New energy storage technologies are on the horizon, promising to solve the largest barrier to renewable energy — short term variability and seasonal imbalance, aka the need for power when the wind isn’t blowing and the sun isn’t shining. Long-term energy storage would ideally store and deliver days’ — or even weeks’ — worth of electricity, rather than just a few hours. For example, storing solar power from August’s sunny days until the overcast tinge of January.
Engineering leader leverages Avatour’s real-time 360° technology to keep projects moving, reduce costs and deliver projects safely, on time and on budget
OVERLAND PARK, Kan., February 16, 2022 /3BL Media/ - With traditional project management approaches stressed by COVID-19, changing workforce dynamics and the increasing use of remote meetings, Avatour and Black & Veatch announce a strategic partnership that leverages digital collaboration to break down traditional meeting barriers, reduce risk and improve project execution.
WateReuse Association taps recognized water expert to help advance organization’s mission
OVERLAND PARK, Kan., February 10, 2022 /3BL Media/ – Black & Veatch announces that Craig Lichty, vice president and client director for the company’s Governments and Environment market sector, has been named president of the WateReuse Association (WateReuse), the nation’s leading trade association dedicated to advancing the legislation, policies and funding of water reuse and recycled water.
The Cedar Liquified Natural Gas Project will be Canada’s largest Haisla Nation-majority-owned infrastructure project
OVERLAND PARK, Kan., February 9, 2022 /3BL Media/ – With its abundant natural gas supply, Canada’s British Columbia is seeing increased investment in liquified natural gas (LNG) infrastructure as the world accelerates low- and zero-carbon energy resources. In advancing this effort, Black & Veatch performed the pre-FEED study and now proceeds with full FEED to deliver the proposed Cedar LNG Project that will produce low‑carbon, cost-effective LNG for the global market.
Customized, implementable decarbonization roadmaps key to advance the region’s climate and sustainability agenda
SINGAPORE, February 8, 2022 /3BL Media/ - Clear and ambitious decarbonization roadmaps will help Asia achieve an equitable energy transition, yet more than 50 percent of industry respondents in Black & Veatch’s 2022 Asia Electric Report lack such plans.
DeSoto I project to be among largest in the Southeast US, emphasizes safeguarding of agricultural ecosystem
OVERLAND PARK, Kan., February 8, 2022 /3BL Media/ – Black & Veatch announced today that it has been selected by Silicon Ranch Corporation to build a sprawling, 125-megawatt (MWAC) solar array in Lee County in southwestern Georgia. Once construction is completed later this year, the DeSoto I Solar Farm will be among the biggest solar installations in the Southeast.
Environmental Business Journal ranking reflects decades of global industry leadership
OVERLAND PARK, Kan., February 3, 2022 /3BL Media/ – Underscoring its commitment to environmental solutions to its global clients at a time of accelerating decarbonization, Black & Veatch announces its Top 20 ranking in the Environmental Business Journal’s (EBJ) latest listing of top U.S. environmental consulting and engineering firms.
Newer filtration technology, innovative power backup and energy management systems help Miami-Dade Water and Sewer Department save on capital and operating costs
OVERLAND PARK, Kan., February 2, 2022 /3BL Media/ – Through technology innovation and a sustainable and forward-thinking design approach, Black & Veatch has helped the Miami-Dade Water and Sewer Department (WASD) achieve more than $300 million capital and operations and maintenance savings at the county’s wastewater treatment plants as part of the Ocean Outfall Legislation (OOL) Program.
Ongoing diversity, equity and inclusion efforts core to the company’s approach to meeting client needs for innovative infrastructure
OVERLAND PARK, Kan., February 1, 2022 /3BL Media/ – Highlighting its work in advocating for diversity, equity and inclusion (DE&I) in the workplace, Black & Veatch earned another perfect score on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s 2022 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), sustaining its designation as a “Best Place to Work for LGBTQ Equality” for a fourth consecutive year.