28 August 2020
The Defence Procurement, Research, Technology & Exportability (DPRTE) Engage 2020 conference is the UK’s leading annual defence procurement and supply chain event. WYG is attending the virtual conference on 3 September alongside parent company Tetra Tech, bringing our combined experts from across the globe to discuss new defence sector opportunities.
This one-day event unites key decision-makers from defence organizations, such as the UK Ministry of Defence (MoD), U.S Department of Defense, Australia Department of Defence, and more. It provides a unique platform for both buyers and suppliers across the supply chain to engage across a range of interactive and educational features.
Find out more about the conference at DPRTE.com
Andrew Fotherby, Managing Director – Defence, WYG, said: “We look forward to engaging with peers and industry players to discuss current and future marketplace initiatives that drive economic growth. We regularly lend our innovative multidisciplinary support to MoD clients worldwide, who manage some of the most complex and technologically advanced projects.”
“With WYG’s imminent rebranding as Tetra Tech on the horizon, this marks our first big joint attendance at a conference, where we have the opportunity to showcase the benefits our combined experience and perspectives can bring to developments through services like project management, engineering, or environment.”
High Performance Buildings – Conference Presentation
Martin Dabnor, UK Director at Tetra Tech’s Norman Disney & Young, will host a presentation at 15.00 in the Infrastructure & Estates zone on how defence building portfolios can be enhanced by high-performance buildings that adapt to climate change and decarbonisation of electricity supply.
Martin is part of Tetra Tech’s High Performance Buildings Group, and holds extensive consulting engineering experience in the UK construction industry and has played a leading role in many technically demanding and high-profile projects, from initial inception through to completion and client handover.
He has demonstrated immense passion for sustainable and practical design solutions for buildings across various sectors, including commercial, retail, residential, hospitality, education, and finance. Some of his notable projects include the comprehensive refurbishments of the award-winning Angel Building and Grade I-listed hotel known as The Ned in London.
About Tetra Tech incorporating WYG
Since July 2019, WYG has joined Tetra Tech in growing our combined defence service into a far-reaching global initiative. Experts across the group now work together to deliver clear solutions to complex and challenging infrastructure programmes that improve day-to-day military operations for the Five Eyes.
Find out more about Tetra Tech Global defence capabilities including our expertise, services and see some of our past projects at https://www.tetratech.com/en/markets/defense-services
To meet one of our experts at DPRTE, register your place at DPRTE.com. For more information, email us directly at email@example.com.