Robert B. Raines

Associate Administrator for Acquisition and Project Management
Robert B. Raines

With over 30 years of experience in construction management, design management, utilities systems operations, employee development, budgeting and contracting, Robert B. Raines serves as the Associate Administrator for Acquisition and Project Management (APM). 

Bob comes to NNSA from DOE’s Office of Engineering and Construction Management where he served as the Director for Project Management Systems and Assessments since 2008.  Prior to joining the Department, he worked for CH2M HILL where he was responsible for environmental remediation work for the U.S. Navy.  Bob served for 27 years in the Navy’s Civil Engineer Corps retiring as a Captain after two Command tours.  

In addition to leading organizations of up to 900 personnel, Bob has been responsible for developing strategic objectives, ensuring client satisfaction, developing innovative contracting and work execution strategies, accomplishing work on schedule and within budget, and providing a positive work environment for all team members.  Bob is a Registered Professional Engineer and a Federal Acquisition Professional (Level III Warrant).