27 November 2017 | Washington Technology Louis Berger awarded $860M Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands power contract

Louis Berger was awarded a potential $860 million Army contract modification to help supply temporary power in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands after Hurricane Maria devastated the region.
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23 November 2017 | CNBC Africa Louis Berger hired to support connectivity improvement between Cameroon and Nigeria

Louis Berger was awarded a 1.5 million euro (1.7 million USD) project management and construction supervision services contract by the Cameroonian and Nigerian governments. The company will be responsible for the construction of a two-lane bridge over the Cross River that will provide a safer, more efficient means of traveling between the two countries.

22 November 2017 | Engineering News-Record Hurricane-Hit Islands Look to Jump to Modern Power Grids

Louis Berger is proposing both immediate solar emergency generation and long-term microgrid solutions to provide resilient power to Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. The company is currently working with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers as a contractor on the agency’s emergency generator mission on the islands affected by the devastating 2017 Atlantic hurricane season. 

15 November 2017 | Press Release Point USTDA Acting Director Travels to Asia-Pacific to Enhance Cooperation

Louis Berger was highlighted by the Airports Corporation of Vietnam for its role in the design and construction of the new Da Nang International Airport terminal. This recognition was made during U.S. Trade Development Agency (USTDA) Acting Director Thomas Hardy’s visit to Vietnam.

15 November 2017 | Las Vegas Review-Journal Firm to study transit options in Las Vegas resort corridor

Louis Berger has been awarded a nearly $2.3 million contract to complete a study on transit options linking the Las Vegas Strip, McCarran International Airport and downtown Las Vegas. The contract with the Regional Transportation Commission of Southern Nevada will take about a year to execute as the team assesses the best plan to accommodate increasing tourism and redevelopment of the area known as the resort corridor.

13 November 2017 | ITS International Louis Berger wins Engineering Excellence Honour Award

Louis Berger was awarded a 2018 Engineering Excellence Honor Award by the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) of Maine for its work on the Adaptive Signal Control Technology System project in Warwick, Rhode Island.

5 November 2017 | U.S. Army New disaster response mission, USACE team keeps Puerto Rico's generators operational

Louis Berger has been contracted by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to support an unprecedented, nonfederal generator operations and maintenance mission in Puerto Rico.

5 November 2017 | The Weather Channel Raising Puerto Rico from Ruins: A status report six weeks after Hurricane Maria

In live broadcast interviews with Weekend Recharge and AMHQ at The Weather Channel, Louis Berger’s U.S. division president Tom Lewis discusses the progress of power restoration in Puerto Rico as well as the role renewables and private capital can play in the island’s recovery.

 
5 November 2017 | The Peninsula, Qatar's Daily Newspaper Al Rayyan Stadium passes five million man-hours safety mark

Construction at Al Rayyan Stadium near Doha, Qatar has reached a major milestone following completion of more than five million man-hours without a ‘Lost Time Accident’. Louis Berger provides construction supervision services for the project on behalf of the Supreme Committee for Delivery and Legacy. The stadium, scheduled to be completed in 2019, will have a seating capacity of 40,000 to meet quarter-final requirements during the 2022 FIFA World Cup Qatar. This will be reduced to approximately 21,000 seats following the tournament. Louis Berger was one of four companies honored at a ceremony celebrating the major construction safety landmark.

2 November 2017 | Power Systems Design Maintaining a secure power infrastructure in the aftermath of Maria

In this podcast, Power Systems Design talks to Louis Berger’s Tom Lewis about Louis Berger's efforts in assisting in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria. After the tropical storm hit Puerto Rico, Louis Berger shipped hundreds of commercial power generators to help with the island’s hurricane-devastated infrastructure.