SAIC acquires R.W. Beck Group
Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC)
announced that it has completed the acquisition of R.W.
Beck Group, Inc., a provider of business and technical
consulting services in engineering, energy and infrastructure.
The acquisition includes Beck Disaster Recovery (BDR),
Inc., an emergency management consultancy that provides
hazard mitigation, preparedness/planning, risk management
and mitigation and other services.
R.W. Beck’s 670 employees will join SAIC’s Infrastructure,
Logistics and Product Solutions Group led by group president
Joe Craver. The group provides integrated solutions for
a variety of customers across energy, environment, homeland
security and logistics markets.
R.W. Beck’s core consulting and engineering organization
will join the group’s Energy, Environment, and Infrastructure
business unit led by J.T. Grumski to create synergies
in energy management and grid technology; infrastructure
planning and design-build; capital program management;
and environmental services, including water, wastewater,
and solid waste management. BDR will join the group’s
Homeland Protection and Preparedness business unit led
by John Ferriter to create a comprehensive offering of
preparedness, emergency response, training and disaster
recovery for federal and municipal customers.