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Arcadis wins $125m contract at US air base

4 Aug 14 The USA's Air Force Civil Engineer Center has picked Arcadis to carry out environmental restoration at 107 sites on the 150-square-mile Vandenberg Air Force Base in California.

Launch of an L-1011 Stargazer carrier aircraft carrying a rocket
Launch of an L-1011 Stargazer carrier aircraft carrying a rocket

The 10-year, US$125m (£74m) performance-based firm-fixed price contract, of which $27 million has already been authorised to date, will see Arcadis working with the Air Force to return impacted areas to beneficial use, improve the quality of drinking water and restore balance to local ecosystems.

Arcadis will use technologies such as in-situ remediation and directed groundwater recirculation to clean up 14 groundwater plumes, 31 soil contaminated sites, 58 petroleum-impacted sites and four landfills.

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