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2018

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OBG honored with SAME Savannah Post Sustaining Member Award

June 21, 2017— OBG was awarded the Medium Business Sustaining Firm of the Year Award from the Society of American Military Engineers (SAME)...

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OBG helps improve New York’s response capabilities for crude oil transportation incidents

June 19, 2017— OBG is continuing its support of the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation’s (NYSDEC) commitment to enhance emergency pr...

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Helping to bring clean water to Las Majadas, Guatemala

June 16, 2017— Daniel Kahn, an environmental engineer at OBG, recently led the Engineers Without Borders (EWB) Syracuse Professional Chapter’s Water Supply As...

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Jay Karls supports Wisconsin Brownfields Program at Capitol

May 16, 2017— On May 16, 2017, Jay Karls, PE, PhD, a remediation and brownfield redevelopment expert at NRT, an OBG Company (NRT), testified at...

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Recognized among nation’s top 500 design firms

May 01, 2017— Engineering News-Record (ENR), the preeminent engineering industry publication, has recognized OBG in its 2017 Top 500 Design Firms list. ENR compiles...

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Maureen Hoke invited to Savannah Women in STEM Industry Luncheon

May 01, 2017— Maureen Hoke, PE, a vice president and leader within OBG’s environment and energy brands, was invited to take pa...

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NRT, an OBG Company, cleans up Milwaukee River Basin on Earth Day

April 24, 2017— On Earth Day, April 22, 2017, NRT, an OBG Company (NRT), sponsored and participated in the Milwaukee Riverkeeper’s Annual Spring River Cl...

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OBG and Mohawk Valley EDGE recognized in ACEC NY 2017 Engineering Excellence Awards

April 19, 2017— NEW YORK — OBG has received an award from the American Council of Engineering Companies of New York (ACEC NY) 2017...

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OBG and Arcadis to drop puck in support of American Red Cross and Syracuse City School District

April 05, 2017— SYRACUSE, NY: Integrated engineering solutions companies OBG and Arcadis are pleased to announce the 14th Annual Benefit Hockey Tournament...

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Construction begins on Fountain Lake Restoration Project

April 04, 2017— On March 31, 2017, NRT, an OBG Company (NRT), representatives joined Shell Rock River Watershed District (SRRWD), City of Albert Lea and...

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OBG to host SPARK Innovation Competition in Central New York

March 25, 2017— SYRACUSE, NY: On April 6-7, 2017, OBG—an integrated engineering solutions company—will host its Central New York...

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Kendrick Jaglal recognized by Water Environment Federation

March 06, 2017— Kendrick Jaglal, PE, an expert in sediment management at OBG, was recently recognized by the Water Environment Federation (WEF)—...

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OBG named among CNY Champions of Learning by CNY ATD

March 02, 2017— OBG is one of 11 Central New York organizations recognized by the CNY Association for Talent Development (ATD) as “Champions of...

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Dan Agramonte Named 2017 Georgia Engineer of the Year

February 14, 2017— OBG is pleased to announce that Dan Agramonte, PE has been named the 2017 Georgia Engineer of the Year, an honor...

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Gail Eberl graduates from Leadership Greater Syracuse

January 27, 2017— (Syracuse, NY): OBG is pleased to announce Gail Eberl graduated from the 2016 Class of Leadership Greater Syracuse (LGS) on...

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OBG acquires Natural Resource Technology

January 09, 2017— Expanding company’s strategic position in sediment remediation and energy utilities markets SYRACUSE—OBG (O’Brien & Gere) announced that it h...

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OBG hosts SPARK competition with Drexel and Villanova universities

November 18, 2016— OBG—an integrated engineering solutions company—recently hosted its eighth SPARK Innovation Competition, which was held in collaboration...

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OBG's 2016 Exceptional Employee Awards winners

November 02, 2016— OBG is pleased to announce the winners of its 2016 Exceptional Employee Awards program. The award recipients were announced during OBG’s...

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Martinsburg wastewater facility upgrade to improve local waters

October 31, 2016— On October 20, 2016, OBG representatives joined City of Martinsburg, West Virginia officials at a ribbon-cutting and dedication ceremony marking the completion...

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Kokosing-OBG awarded $55M contract to continue dredging of Indiana Harbor and Canal

October 28, 2016— OBG, in a joint venture (JV) with Kokosing Industrial (Kokosing), has been awarded a $55 million contract from the U.S....

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Bill Meinert helps guide West Point Environmental Engineering Program

October 28, 2016— On October 24, 2016, Bill Meinert, PE, a wastewater practice leader at OBG, took part in the Environmental Engineering Board of Advisors...

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Ali Mahan receives Service Award from the American Water Works Association

September 28, 2016— OBG is pleased to announce that Ali Mahan, PE, a vice president in the company’s water business, has received th...

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OBG helps launch American Cancer Society’s Real Men Wear Pink Campaign in Central NY

September 19, 2016— On Saturday, September 17, 2016, OBG helped to launch the American Cancer Society’s Real Men Wear Pink campaign in Central New Yo...

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OBG acquires PENTA Engineering

September 08, 2016— OBG acquires PENTA Engineering Acquisition strengthens Company’s position in the Southeast industrial manufacturing market SYRACUSE—OBG (O’Brie...

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OBG receives SMPS Marketing Communications Award for Rebranding Campaign

August 31, 2016— OBG is pleased to announce the company has received a first place award at the Society for Marketing Professional Services (...

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OBG recognized among nation’s top 200 environmental firms

August 22, 2016— Engineering News-Record (ENR), the preeminent engineering industry publication, has recognized OBG in its 2016 Top 200 Environmental Firms list. ENR compiles several...

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OBG celebrates a renewed Onondaga Lake in Central New York

July 25, 2016— OBG recently sponsored and participated in a popular summer rowing tradition that returned to Onondaga Lake on Saturday, July 16. The...

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Alicia Mitchell Elected Vice President of ASSE Region 6

July 18, 2016— OBG is pleased to announce that Alicia Mitchell, a Certified Safety Professional (CSP) and Certified Hazardous Material Manager (CHMM) who...

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OBG attends Pennsylvania Environmental Council’s Annual Dinner

June 29, 2016— OBG recently took part in the Pennsylvania Environmental Council’s (PEC) Environmental Partnership Dinner in Philadelphia, PA. A title sponsor of...

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Maureen Hoke elected President of SAME Savannah Post

June 14, 2016— OBG is pleased to announce that Maureen Hoke, PE, a vice president and leader within the company’s environment and ene...

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Recognized among nation’s top 500 design firms

May 05, 2016— Engineering News-Record (ENR), the preeminent engineering industry publication, has recognized OBG in its 2016 Top 500 Design Firms list. ENR compiles several...

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Bill Meinert gives guest environmental engineering lecture at West Point

April 28, 2016— On April 25, 2016, Bill Meinert, PE, a wastewater practice leader at OBG, presented a guest lecture to cadets studying environmental engineering...

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OBG receives client award for energy planning at the University at Albany

April 19, 2016— An OBG team of energy experts recently received a client award for their development of an energy master plan for...

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OBG hosts Syracuse University students at fourth annual SPARK Innovation Competition

April 07, 2016— Students from Syracuse University’s College of Engineering and Computer Science recently took part in an innovation competition that aims to...

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OBG joins the Water Design-Build Council

March 31, 2016— The Water Design-Build Council announced that OBG has become the council’s newest member. The Water Design-Build Council is a no...

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Neil Webb to discuss energy storage at 2016 NY-BEST Annual Conference

February 26, 2016— OBG energy expert Neil Webb is participating in a panel discussion on energy storage and New York State’s Reforming th...

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Mike Madigan to present at the Capital District’s Celebration of National Engineers Week

February 18, 2016— Mike Madigan, PE, LEED AP, an engineer with OBG’s energy brand, will be presenting during the Capital District’s 36th A...

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Bella Bakrania to Serve on Pennsylvania Resources Council Board of Directors

February 18, 2016— OBG is pleased to announce that Bella Bakrania, an engineer in its Philadelphia, PA office, has been elected to the...

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Bill Norris Elected to IT3/HWC Executive Committee

February 11, 2016— OBG’s William (Bill) Norris has been selected for the Executive Committee of the International Conference on Thermal Treatment Technologies &am...

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Atkins-OBG to design wastewater treatment plant at West Point

December 28, 2015— The U.S. Army Corp of Engineers (USACE) has selected the Atkins-O’Brien & Gere (OBG) Joint Venture to provide ar...

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OBG SPARK Competition strengthens Drexel University community collaboration

December 21, 2015— SYRACUSE, NY: On behalf of its esteemed industry partners participating in the SPARK Innovation Competition at Drexel University, O’Brien &am...

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James Blake to receive Philadelphia Post, SAME Young Member Award for 2015

September 02, 2015— OBG is pleased to announce that James Blake, an engineer in its Philadelphia, PA office, has been selected to receive...

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Tim Barry appointed to ISI Envision Review Board

August 14, 2015— Tim Barry appointed to ISI Envision Review BoardSelection reinforces OBG’s commitment to advancing sustainable development SYRACUSE – OBG is pleased to a...

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Recognized among nation’s top 200 environmental firms

August 10, 2015— Engineering News-Record (ENR), the preeminent engineering industry publication, has recognized OBG in its 2015 Top 200 Environmental Firms list. ENR compiles several...

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OBG selected by New York State Department of Environmental Conservation

July 01, 2015— OBG selected by New York State Department of Environmental ConservationCompany will help protect state’s communities and environment from oil tr...

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Community volunteers build homes for wildlife while transforming the Onondaga Lake shoreline

June 08, 2015— Members of OBG recently joined more than 50 volunteers along the Onondaga Lake western shoreline to create homes for wildlife by...

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Winner in NY Prize microgrid competition

June 04, 2015— OBG has been awarded New York State funding for the development of a first-of-its-kind energy project under the initial phase...

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Recognized among nation’s top 500 design firms

June 02, 2015— Engineering News-Record (ENR), the preeminent engineering industry publication, has recognized OBG in its 2015 Top 500 Design Firms list. ENR compiles several...

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T.Y. Lin International Acquires Lindbergh & Associates

April 23, 2015— SAN FRANCISCO – T.Y. Lin International (TYLI), a globally recognized full-service infrastructure consulting firm, and O’Brien & Gere, a nati...

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USACE Kansas City District Awards OBG | Baker Federal Solutions JV Environmental Pre-Placed Remedial Action Contract

March 18, 2015— SYRACUSE—The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Kansas City District recently awarded O’Brien & Gere and joint vent...

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O’Brien & Gere acquires Schuyler Engineering

March 02, 2015— SYRACUSE—O’Brien & Gere announced today that it has acquired Schuyler Engineering, P.C. (Schuyler), a leading engineering firm base...

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O’Brien & Gere Receives 2014 EBJ Business Achievement Award

February 04, 2015— Environmental Business Journal® (EBJ), a business research publication which provides high value strategic business intelligence to the environmental industry*, has h...

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Onondaga Lake Cleanup Team Recognized With Health and Safety Excellence Award

October 03, 2014— The Western Dredging Association (WEDA) has awarded the Onondaga Lake cleanup team the 2014 WEDA Annual Safety Award for its outstanding...

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Company environmental stewards help shape Onondaga Lake shoreline in Syracuse

September 06, 2014— Members of O’Brien & Gere joined 55 volunteers last month to build a new wetland along Onondaga Lake’s western shor...

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Recognized among nation’s top 200 environmental firms

August 25, 2014— Engineering News-Record (ENR), the preeminent engineering industry publication, has recognized O’Brien & Gere in its 2014 Top 200 Environmental Firms list. EN...

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Awarded $2.9M facility condition assessment program with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

August 20, 2014— O’Brien & Gere was recently awarded a task order valued at $2.9 million under its contract with the U.S. Ar...

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Mohawk Valley EDGE and O’Brien & Gere set to continue ‘Nano Utica’ initiative

July 28, 2014— SYRACUSE – On July 23, 2014, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has issued a Section 404 we...

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Advanced energy storage and management system for the Air Force, Maui, Hawaii

July 07, 2014— O’Brien & Gere, with Princeton Power Systems and Concurrent Technologies Corporation, was recently awarded a contract with the U.S....

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Remediation completes at world’s largest in situ thermal remediation site

May 30, 2014— By Michael Kozar, PG, LSRP, O’Brien & GereHistorically, the best way to address the environmental challenge of soil contamination ha...

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Company expands water business

March 03, 2014— FOR MORE INFORMATION: Kristin Halpin, Press Contact (315) 956-6255 Kristin.Halpin@obg.comFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:March 4, 2014 O’Brien & Gere expands wa...

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Company announces election of Richard J. Keck to its Board of Directors

February 17, 2014— OR MORE INFORMATION contact: Kristin Halpin, Press Contact (315) 956-6255 Kristin.Halpin@obg.com FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 18, 2014 O'Brien & Gere...

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Company receives 2013 CCBJ Business Achievement Award

January 26, 2014— Climate Change Business Journal recognizes firms for growth and innovation. Climate Change Business Journal® (CCBJ), a business research publication which p...

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Company Receives 2013 EBJ Business Achievement Award

January 19, 2014— Environmental Business Journal recognizes firms for growth and innovation. Environmental Business Journal® (EBJ), a business research publication which provides high v...

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Named among nation's top 50 Trenchless Technology Design Firms

January 12, 2014— O’Brien & Gere was recently named one of the Top 50 trenchless technology design firms in the U.S. Trenchless Te...

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