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

OBG is pleased to announce that James Blake, an engineer in its Philadelphia, PA office, has been selected to receive the Philadelphia Post Society of American Military Engineers (SAME) Young Member Award for 2015. James will receive the award recognizing superior achievement by a young member of the Philadelphia Post, SAME at the 2015 Post Recognition Night on September 9, 2015 in Philadelphia.

A young member of the Philadelphia Post, SAME since 2010, James currently serves on the Post’s Board of Directors. James has been actively involved in numerous Post events, including the Monte Carlo Charity Night and Liberty Golf Classic, and served as a Business Conference Committee Member, Continuing Education Initiative 2014 Committee Member, and Young Member Events Committee Member. He also has contributed to the Post Newsletter and the Young Member Connection Newsletter.

For more than 10 years at OBG, James has worked in the private sector through construction oversight and engineering design for remedial actions, including a long-term sediment remediation project in the New York City metropolitan area. James also has worked in the federal market, serving as the primary small business liaison for OBG.

About SAME
The Society of American Military Engineers (SAME), the premier professional military engineering association in the United States, unites architecture, engineering, construction (A/E/C), facility management, and environmental entities and individuals in the public and private sectors to prepare for—and overcome—natural and manmade disasters, and to improve security at home and abroad.

About OBG
Advanced Manufacturing. Energy. Environment. Water. For more than 70 years, OBG has specialized in engineering and problem solving, but the Company’s real strength is creating comprehensive, integrated solutions for our clients. OBG – There’s a way. For more information, visit www.obg.com.

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