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|AECOM Wins $12.5-Million U.S. Coast Guard Environmental Services Contract Renewal|
Broad environmental program aids nationwide onshore and offshore facilities
LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 12, 2008--AECOM Technology Corporation (NYSE: ACM), a leading provider of professional technical and management support services for government and commercial clients around the world, announced today that its environment business line has been awarded a $12.5-million, multi-year, nationwide contract renewal by the United States Coast Guard (USCG) for environmental and engineering services at USCG onshore and offshore navigation facilities.
Under the five-year contract, AECOM Environment is providing USCG with environmental compliance and auditing, remedial engineering and management, and storm water management planning for their onshore and offshore facilities such as lighthouse structures, waterfront facilities, buildings, and grounds and other aids to navigation. AECOM Environment is currently performing 15 environmental support projects for the USCG including a major remediation, decommissioning and site closure at the Curtis Bay Shipyard in Baltimore.
"AECOM has a strong performance history with the USCG through site assessments, groundwater monitoring, Resource Conservation and Recovery Act compliance, wetland restoration and other environmental services projects," said AECOM President and Chief Executive Officer John M. Dionisio. "We are proud to have the opportunity to build on this relationship in providing broad assistance to the USCG in the environmental protection of critical coastal habitats and communities."
AECOM (NYSE: ACM) is a global provider of professional technical and management support services to a broad range of markets, including transportation, facilities, environmental and energy. With 43,000 employees around the world, AECOM is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation, and technical excellence in delivering solutions that enhance and sustain the world's built, natural, and social environments. AECOM serves clients in more than 100 countries and had revenue of $5.2 billion during its fiscal year 2008. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at www.aecom.com.
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