U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Awards ICF International US$32 Million Contract
Firm to Administer EPA Region 9 Environmental Services Assistance Team Program
Fairfax, Virginia, June 21, 2006 -
ICF International announced today that it was awarded a two-year contract with a potential five-year extension, valued at up to US$32 million, by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), to manage the Region 9 Environmental Services Assistance Team (ESAT) program. Under the contract, ICF will provide on-site analytical support to the EPA at its Regional Laboratory in Richmond, California.
"We look forward to continuing to support the EPA's ongoing efforts to achieve its strategic goals of cleaning up and revitalizing contaminated land, protecting water quality, and achieving healthier outdoor air," says David Bauer, an ICF senior vice president. "For over a decade, ICF has supported the EPA's Region 9 in its efforts to improve program operations and increase laboratory efficiency and output."
ICF's significant role will include working with the EPA to provide field and laboratory analytical and quality assurance support for the implementation of agency programs, including air, water, Superfund, brownfields, and underground storage tank programs. The firm's role also will include fixed and mobile laboratory analyses of environmental samples, review of analytical data, review of quality assurance documentation, support for the air monitoring quality assurance program, and general laboratory support.
About ICF International
ICF International (Nasdaq: ICFI) partners with government and commercial clients to deliver consulting services and technology solutions in the energy, environment, transportation, social programs, defense, and homeland security markets. The firm combines passion for its work with industry expertise and innovative analytics to produce compelling results throughout the entire program life cycle, from analysis and design through implementation and improvement. Since 1969, ICF has been serving government at all levels, major corporations, and multilateral institutions. More than 1,800 employees serve these clients worldwide. ICF’s Web site is http://www.icfi.com.