Fairfax, VA—May 13, 2015 – The U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has awarded Dewberry, a nationally recognized professional services firm, a Hazard Mitigation Technical Assistance Program (HMTAP) contract. The indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract is for five years. The contract will aid FEMA in meeting its mitigation grant program and environmental responsibilities before, during, and after disasters.
Under HMTAP, Dewberry will provide non-architecture and non-engineering technical assistance, research, analysis, and document development. The firm will assist the Hazard Mitigation Assistance (HMA) grant programs; prepare environmental assessments, biological assessments, and environmental impact statements; and conduct post-event assessments to identify mitigation opportunities, collect event data, and assess non-engineered structures.
Dewberry is a leading, market-facing firm with a proven history of providing professional services to a wide variety of public- and private-sector clients. Recognized for combining unsurpassed commitment to client service with deep subject matter expertise, Dewberry is dedicated to solving clients’ most complex challenges and transforming their communities. Established in 1956, Dewberry is headquartered in Fairfax, Virginia, with more than 40 locations and 2,000+ professionals nationwide. To learn more, visit www.dewberry.com.