WASHINGTON, DC – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has selected the Berger/Cummins Joint Venture — composed of the Louis Berger Group and Cummins Power Generation — to provide power generation and electrical distribution services in conflict and disaster response locations worldwide.
The purpose of the requirement is to provide power generators, plant design and construction, high voltage transmission, overhead and underground distribution systems and labor in addition to operations and maintenance services. This contract will be used to support U.S. Military operations worldwide and to assist foreign governments in reestablishing power supply following natural disasters.
Berger/Cummins provides expertise in design, procurement, construction and management of power generation and distribution systems for continuous and reliable power. Berger/Cummins currently supports USACE and the 249th Engineer Battalion under a seven-year contract to provide worldwide emergency power operations and maintenance in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom/New Dawn. In Iraq, Berger/Cummins maintains 155 MW of emergency power support through four delivery orders at U.S. Military installations.
About The Louis Berger Group, Inc.
The Louis Berger Group, Inc., is an internationally recognized consulting firm that provides engineering, architecture, program and construction management, environmental planning and science, and economic development services. We are a devoted and trusted partner to federal, state, and local government agencies; multilateral institutions; and commercial industry. To this diverse client base we bring strategic vision and an entrepreneurial spirit, developing innovative solutions to some of the world’s most challenging problems. With a resource base of 5,000 employees and affiliate employees in more than 90 countries, we are able to respond to local conditions while providing clients with the technical resources and rapid response capabilities of a leading global organization.