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Amentum Awarded Fifth Consecutive Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection Contract for Environmental Services

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GERMANTOWN, Md.; September 29, 2022 – Amentum has been awarded a 5th consecutive environmental services contract to support the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (PADEP) to provide Interim Response and Remediation Services at sites across the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.

Amentum was selected for an Interim Remediation & Response Services Contract (IRRSC8) based upon their expertise involving the remediation of sites where hazardous substances, contaminants and petroleum products have been released or are threatening release. PADEP will use the IRRSC8 Contract to support various environmental programs, including but not limited to: the Land Recycling Program, the Hazardous Sites Cleanup Program, the Storage Tank Program, state responsibilities under the federal Superfund Program, and other related programs supported under separate funding mechanisms. The IRRSC8 Contact has a 60-month period of performance to include a 2-year base contract with 3 one-year options.
Amentum has been successfully supporting PADEP under various IRRSC Contacts since 1995. Over this time period Amentum has completed 170 different Assignments ranging in value up to $2,000,000.

The environmental scope activities include remedial technology deployment for a variety of tasks including: waste handling, characterization and disposal; performance of in-situ remediation; waste and contaminated soil excavation; facility decontamination and demolition; site investigations of waste, soil, groundwater, surface water and sediments; design of remediation systems; hydrogeological evaluations; construction of remediation systems; storage tank removal, cleaning, or closure in place; operation and maintenance of remedial systems; remedial technology optimization, enforcement support; and community relations support.

“We have over 27 years of successfully partnering with PADEP in reducing environmental risk in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania,” said Jim Blankenhorn, Senior Vice President of Amentum’s Environment & Security business line. “We bring a wealth of technology, resources, expertise and unparalleled experience in helping the customer solve environmental challenges in every PADEP region.”

About Amentum

Amentum is a premier global leader in designing, engineering, managing and modernizing critical systems and programs of national significance across defense, security, intelligence, energy, and environment. Driven to create a safer, smarter, cleaner world, we innovate as a team of inventive doers passionate about making a difference. Underpinned by a strong culture of ethics, safety and inclusivity, Amentum is fiercely committed to operational excellence, mission focus, and successful execution. Headquartered in Germantown, Md., we have more than 36,000 employees in 72 countries in all 7 continents. Visit us at to explore how we deliver excellence for our customers’ most vital missions.


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