Michael Baker awarded contract to supply UAS services for all 50 states

Michael Baker International, a provider of engineering, planning and consulting services, has announced it has been awarded a contract with the Commonwealth of Virginia to provide Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) services to state agencies, institutions of higher education and other public bodies and entities in all 50 states through the National Association of State Procurement Officials (NASPO) ValuePoint Cooperative Purchasing Organization, the company said.

The award is a first-of-its-kind and Michael Baker´s Autonomous Aviation Alliance (AAA) team is leading the effort by managing a network of 90 subconsultants with 250 offices across the country, providing access to more than 50,000 pilots and airframes.

The Commonwealth of Virginia award can be utilized for emergency services, law enforcement support, aerial inspection or mapping data services, agricultural, gaming, and agency media relations and marketing.

Michael Baker International is a provider of engineering and consulting services, including design, planning, architectural, environmental, construction and program management. The company provides its comprehensive range of services and solutions to support US federal, state and municipal governments, foreign allied governments, and a wide range of commercial clients.