Mabbett Recently Awarded Major Contracts With the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

February 4, 2011

Bedford, MA (FEBRUARY, 2011) - Mabbett & Associates, Inc. (Mabbett) is pleased to announce that the firm has been awarded, as a Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) prime contractor, two separate major contracts with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). The combined value of the two contracts is more than $3.2M.

VISN 1 VA New England Healthcare System, Comprehensive Survey for Suspected Lead-Based Paint (LBP) and Asbestos Containing Materials (ACM), $2.4M. Survey includes 11 Veterans Affairs Medical Center (VAMC) campuses, 60 Vet Centers and Community Based Outpatient Clinics (CBOCs) and hundreds of buildings representing approximately 8M ft² to assess/reassess ACM and LBP. The surveys include overall program execution and implementation of internal and external quality control procedures to achieve delivery of project requirements, intense field sampling performed by Asbestos Hazard Emergency Response Act (AHERA) certified and state licensed asbestos and lead paint inspection teams, as well as the preparation of hundreds of individual facility reports and ACM Operations and Maintenance (O&M) Plans.

VISN 2 Healthcare Network Upstate New York, Comprehensive Survey for Suspected ACM, $910K. Survey includes six VAMC campuses, which includes over 150 buildings and approximately 4M ft² to assess/reassess ACM. The surveys include intense field sampling performed by AHERA certified and state licensed asbestos inspection teams, labelling of friable ACM, as well as the preparation of hundreds of individual facility reports and O&M Plans for each VAMC.

“We are very pleased to be serving the VA in this capacity. The VA is our largest Federal client and has greatly contributed to our 245% revenue growth over the last four years,” states, Arthur Mabbett, President. “We look forward to continuing to expand with the VA on a national basis and are pleased to assist the VA in meeting its SDVOSB set-aside procurement goal. We thank VISN 1 and 2 for selecting our firm.”

Mabbett is an award-winning and internationally recognized firm that provides integrated multi-disciplinary environmental, health and safety and sustainable energy consulting and engineering services. For over 30 years, Mabbett has delivered value-added professional services to industry, commercial enterprise and Federal, state and local agencies. Mabbett is a U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), Center for Veterans Enterprise (CVE), verified SDVOSB headquartered in Bedford, MA with regional offices in Providence, RI; Reston, VA and Paramus, NJ. www.mabbett.com

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