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Women in Security: Kathryn Bartunek, PMP

December 9, 2019Paul Ragusa

Although there have been many successful women who have helped and inspired her throughout her career, Kathryn Bartunek said that the first and most important role model was her mother, who founded her own network engineering, staffing and project implementation firm in 1989.“She stressed self-sufficiency, taught me management skills, emphasized the importance of understanding and satisfying the client's needs, and was a role model for supporting the community and most importantly other women...

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Specifically Speaking with Jeff McCormack

February 21, 2018Paul Ragusa

What's your role at the company? As the AVP technical leader/sr. program manager, I provide technical and leadership support for MTA Systems Equipment & Engineering Department. I also provide support, oversight and coordination for MTA Systems Equipment and Engineering projects for light rail, metro, bus and MARC in the areas of (LAN/WLAN)/Radio Communications, CCTV, train control, signaling, traction power, miscellaneous electrical, SCADA, fare collection and ITS systems.I also provide support to...

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Smart cities becoming a reality

April 3, 2017Laura Kelly

YARMOUTH, Maine—When Boston Police Commissioner Ed Davis arrived to Boylston Street on April 15, 2013—shortly after two explosions killed three people and injured hundreds more near the finish line of the Boston Marathon—he said one thing: “First job, get on the video.”Davis recounted in a PBS documentary that year how, in the fraught minutes after the bombings, police needed to begin the tedious task of collecting individual video surveillance footage from nearly 200...

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Specifically Speaking with Kathryn Bartunek

January 4, 2017Paul Ragusa

What's your role at AECOM?As a program manager and security engineer based in AECOM's One Penn Plaza office in New York City, I have extensive experience in security master planning and budget development; security programming and engineering; procurement management; construction oversight; and building-wide systems integration.I have managed site-wide World Trade Center (WTC) security programs, including One WTC, consulted on Critical Infrastructure Protection, Chemical Facilities Anti-Terrorism...

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Specifically Speaking with Walter 'Skip' Adams

November 23, 2015Martha Entwistle

What kinds of customers/projects do you work with?AECOM's client list and range of projects runs the gamut. At any one time our professionals can be providing services to developers, transportation authorities, government agencies, universities, medical centers, and multi-national corporations. Our security and communications design professionals have been an integral part of the wide range of architectural, engineering and consulting services that AECOM has been providing to its clients since...

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January 22, 2015Martha Entwistle

Tell me about your role at AECOM and how it fits into AECOM's global security and telecom engineering group? My primary role at AECOM is to provide support for the transportation business line within the New England district. Given our business-line focus on the transportation sector projects, we recognize that the vast majority of these projects include a security component of some sort. AECOM has a very significant and robust security consulting and engineering capability within the technical...

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