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2014-06-30 12:24:39

Company Among Select Few to Receive Distinguished Award RESTON, Va., June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bechtel announced today that the company has received the prestigious 2014 James S. Cogswell Outstanding Industrial Security Achievement Award from the U.S. Department of Defense's Defense Security Service. The award honors government contractors that have maintained the highest standards for overseeing the protection of the nation's classified assets in accordance with the National...

2014-03-07 08:20:45

ROCKVILLE, Md., March 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Consolidated Nuclear Security, LLC (CNS) will resume its transition to manage and operate the National Nuclear Security Administration's (NNSA) Pantex Plant in Amarillo, Texas, and Y-12 National Security Complex in Oak Ridge, Tenn., effective immediately. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110419/PH85737LOGO-b CNS, which includes Bechtel National, Inc. (BNI), Lockheed Martin Services, Inc., ATK Launch Systems Inc., SOC LLC, and...

2014-02-11 16:22:30

Blue Grass Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant to Destroy 523 Tons of Chemical Weapons RICHMOND, Ky., Feb. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bechtel announced that construction of the Blue Grass Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant's main plant facilities are now more than 75 percent complete. Bechtel leads the team, Bechtel Parsons Blue Grass, that is building the pilot plant for the U.S. Army's Program Executive Office, Assembled Chemical Weapons Alternatives (PEO ACWA) program....


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caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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