Former Head of NNSA, Thomas D’Agostino, Joins Fluor’s Government Group


17 October 2013 – Irving, Texas, USA—Fluor Corporation has announced that Thomas P. D’Agostino has joined the company’s Government Group (FGG) as the senior vice president of Strategic Planning and Development. He will be based in the company’s Greenville, South Carolina office.

131031-pmwj16-dagostino-IMAGEPrior to joining Fluor, D’Agostino spent more than 36 years in government service in a variety of leadership positions. In 2007, he was sworn in as the Under Secretary for Nuclear Security and Administrator of the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA), and he remained in that position until retiring in January of 2013. The NNSA has multiple missions, including maintaining the safety, security, and effectiveness of the U.S. nuclear weapons stockpile.

Prior to the lead administrator role, he served as the Deputy Administrator for Defense Programs and directed the Stockpile Stewardship Program and major elements of the NNSA’s Nuclear Security Enterprise, including three national research laboratories, four production plants, and the Nevada National Security Site.

“Tom D’Agostino’s extraordinary experience makes him an ideal fit to lead the strategic planning efforts of Fluor’s government sector,” said Bruce Stanski, president of Fluor Government Group. “Tom is one of the most well respected leaders in our industry, and I am confident he will be invaluable in terms of developing and implementing successful strategies that will drive our government business to new levels of success.”

D’Agostino also worked in numerous assignments with the federal government, including the start-up of the Department of Energy’s tritium production reactors and the Naval Sea Systems Command as a program manager for the SEAWOLF submarine propulsion system.

He achieved the rank of Captain in the U.S. Naval Reserves where he served with the Navy Inspector General and with the Deputy Chief of Naval Operations for Submarine Warfare. He also spent more than eight years on active duty as a naval submarine officer.

D’Agostino holds a master’s degree in national security and strategic studies from the Naval War College, a master of science in business finance from Johns Hopkins University as well as a bachelor of science in physical science from the U.S. Naval Academy.

D’Agostino has received the James R. Schlesinger Award, the Presidential Rank Meritorious Executive Award, the Navy Commendation Medal with Gold Stars, the Navy Achievement Medal, the Navy Expeditionary Medal, the Meritorious Unit Commendation, and the National Defense Services Medal.

Fluor Corporation (NYSE: FLR) designs, builds and maintains many of the world’s most challenging and complex projects. Through its global network of offices on six continents and more than 41,000 employees, the company provides comprehensive capabilities and world-class expertise in engineering, procurement, construction, commissioning, operations, and maintenance and project management. Founded in 1912 and headquartered in Irving, Texas, USA, Fluor had revenues of $27.6 billion in 2012.  For more information, visit www.fluor.com

Source: Fluor Corporation