February 23, 2017 6:47 PM ET

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Company Overview of Black & Veatch Holding Company

Company Overview

Black & Veatch Holding Company is an engineering, consulting, and construction company. Its services include conceptual and preliminary engineering, procurement, engineering and design, management consulting, construction, asset management, environmental consulting, and security design and consulting. The company also provides asset optimization, construction management, consulting and planning, data center, EPC (engineering, procurement, and construction)/design build, mining, nexus of water and energy, program management, and smart integrated infrastructure services. It serves energy, water, telecommunications, federal, and management consulting markets in the United States and internation...

11401 Lamar Avenue

Overland Park, KS 66211

United States

Founded in 1915





Key Executives for Black & Veatch Holding Company

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Director
Age: 58
President of Telecommunications and Executive Director
President of Water Business and Executive Director
President of Management Consulting
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Black & Veatch Holding Company Key Developments

Black & Veatch Holding Company Secures Contract for Technology License for SRU and AGRU to Support Jurassic Field Natural Gas Processing

Black & Veatch Holding Company secured a contract for the licensing technology and related services for sulphur recovery units (SRU) and Acid Gas Removal Units (AGRU) to support natural gas processing on the Jurassic field, a project central to Kuwait Oil Company's (KOC) strategy to increase gas production. Kuwait has a very aggressive gas production target for 2030. Developing the Jurassic field is key to attain this goal. Black & Veatch’s contribution centres on acid gas removal and sulphur recovery at Jurassic Gas Facility 1, which will produce about half of the Jurassic field's potential. The total technology solution encompasses two acid gas removal trains designed for feed gas flow; and three parallel identical sulphur recovery trains, with dedicated tail gas treatment units for each sulphur train.

Black & Veatch to Provide Technical Assistance to MBHE African Power (Pty) Ltd

Black & Veatch was selected by MBHE African Power (PTY) Ltd. to provide technical assistance for the waste-to-energy (WTE) plant. The energy plant will be located in the Drakenstein Municipality, near Wellington in the Western Cape. The energy plant will contribute 10 megawatts to the nation's power grid enough to power more than 10,000 South African homes. The facility will use both wet organic fraction to produce biogas and the dry fraction of locally available municipal waste (MSW) in an effort to provide clean burning natural gas energy to the Drakenstein Municipality region.

Black & Veatch Appoints Ed Walsh to its Board of Directors

Black & Veatch has appointed Ed Walsh, currently president of its power business, to its board of directors. A senior executive with strong expertise in energy project development, Walsh leads the company's efforts to meet worldwide demand for reliable power. He has more than 40 years of global engineering and construction experience.

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