Roundtables

 


SOCIETY OF AMERICAN MILITARY ENGINEERS (SAME) JOINT INDUSTRY DAYS AND FEDERAL AGENCY FORUM (JIDFAF) 2018

Supporting Small Businesses in Construction, A/E, Environmental and Related Trades / Services


Attendees to the Joint Industry Days and Federal Agency Forum will have the opportunity to meet with government agencies, prime contractors and business resources at roundtables on April 10th. Check back here to see participating organizations!

Confirmed Participants:

 

Great Lakes Dredge  & Dock

Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Company, LLC (GLDD) provides domestic and international capital, coastal protection, and restoration dredging services that help shape the environment by maintaining and deepening America’s ports, protecting its shorelines, and creating barrier islands and land reclamations.

Tetra Tech

Tetra Tech is a leading provider of consulting and engineering services. The Company supports government and commercial clients by providing innovative solutions focused on water, environment, infrastructure, resource management, energy, and international development.

 NAVFAC Public Works

The Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) Public Works Business Line leads to many valuable shore installation solutions for a very diverse set of clients:  including the Commander, Navy Installations Command, to ships and aircraft squadrons, and the Marine Corps.

AECOM

AECOM (NYSE: ACM) has become one of the largest and most respected providers of professional, technical and management support services in the world. AECOM is a leading provider of comprehensive program management, architectural, planning, engineering, environmental, design, and information technology consulting services to the US and other national governments.

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

The mission of EPA is to protect human health and the environment. Its goal is to ensure that national efforts, federal laws and U.S. policies concerning natural resources, human health, economic growth, energy, transportation, agriculture, industry, and international trade, and these factors are similarly considered in establishing environmental policy.

General Services Administration (GSA) – Public Buildings Service

As the landlord for the civilian federal government, Public Buildings Service (PBS) acquires space on behalf of the federal government through new construction and leasing, and acts as a caretaker for federal properties across the country. PBS owns or leases 8,700 assets, maintains an inventory of more than 370 million square feet of workspace for 1.1 million federal employees, and preserves more than 481 historic properties .

Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT)

The Illinois Department of Transportation strives to ensure that destinations are reached in the safest, quickest, easiest, and most comfortable and cost-effective manner. It is involved with the planning, programming, designing, implementing, constructing, operations, repairs and innovations necessary to maintain Illinois’ transportation system.

Illinois Tollway

The Illinois Tollway is dedicated to providing and promoting a safe and efficient system of highways while ensuring the highest possible level of service to their customers. Whether it’s I-PASS, the Move Illinois Program, open road tolling or keeping you safe with H.E.L.P. trucks, they are committed to delivering great benefits and services to customers. The Illinois Tollway is a revenue bond-financed administrative agency of the State of Illinois. Operations are funded by toll and concession revenues.

Michels Corporation

Michels self-performs most construction activities on projects, but hires local, specialized contractors when efficiencies can be gained. Whenever possible, Michels seeks the services of qualified small disadvantaged, veteran, women and/or minority owned (D/V/WMBE) businesses. In keeping with Michels’ core values and their commitment to social responsibility it is Michels’ policy to provide D/V/WMBE firms the maximum practicable opportunities to participate in the projects they undertake and to help customers achieve their goals for D/V/WMBE participation.

O’Brien & Gere

O’Brien & Gere offers services that include advanced manufacturing, energy, environment and water. It strives to bring sustainable solutions to the municipal, industrial, higher education and federal markets.

 

US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) –  Chicago District

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) has approximately 37,000 dedicated Civilians and Soldiers delivering engineering services to customers in more than 130 countries worldwide. With environmental sustainability as a guiding principle, their disciplined Corps team is working diligently to strengthen our Nation’s security by building and maintaining America’s infrastructure and providing military facilities where our service members train, work and live. USACE is also researching and developing technology for our war fighters while protecting America’s interests abroad by using their engineering expertise to promote stability and improve quality of life.

US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) –  Rock Island District

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) has approximately 37,000 dedicated Civilians and Soldiers delivering engineering services to customers in more than 130 countries worldwide. With environmental sustainability as a guiding principle, their disciplined Corps team is working diligently to strengthen our Nation’s security by building and maintaining America’s infrastructure and providing military facilities where our service members train, work and live. USACE is also researching and developing technology for our war fighters while protecting America’s interests abroad by using their engineering expertise to promote stability and improve quality of life.

Capital Development Board (IL)

When one of the State of Illinois’ 8,771 properties requires repair or renovation, the Capital Development Board manages the project. Many projects involve modernizing facilities to meet accessibility standards and protecting the lives and safety of Illinois residents by removing such environmental hazards as asbestos and lead. Projects can range from the replacement of a failing heating system to the restoration of internationally significant historic structures.

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs provides patient care and federal benefits to veterans and their dependents.

McDonald Hopkins is a business advisory and advocacy law firm out of Chicago, IL. More than 140 attorneys and 50 service and industry teams are focused on legal solutions that help clients strategically plan for an increasingly competitive future.