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  • Flying High Again: Logistics facility leading redevelopment effort at former George AFB

    Once a bustling flight training facility, the former George Air Force Base was theĀ economic backbone for nearby Victorville, Calif., employing nearly 6,000 civilian and military personnel at its peak.In 1992 the Base Realignment and Closure Act ended George's military era in the Californial high desert.However, the Air Force Civil Engineer Center
  • Closed Air Force Bases Open for Green Business: Recycling on a grand scale

    Whether it's small as a cell phone or big as a 5,000-acre Air Force base, it can be recycled. J.D. Wang, CEO of a company called reRubber, believes we can recycle anything if we put our minds to it. So it seems fitting that his tire-recycling company is expanding into a recycled building - once the commissary at the former Norton Air Force Base in
  • $41.5M Environmental Cleanup Contract Awarded at Former George AFB

    The Air Force Real Property Agency has awarded a Performance Based Remediation contract valued at approximately $41.5 million for environmental cleanup work at the former George Air Force Base in Victorville, Calif. Shaw Environmental and Infrastructure, Inc., headquartered in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, received the contract, which has an eight-year