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AECOM awarded $10-million U.S. Army Corps of Engineers contract

Hydraulic and hydrologic modeling, engineering services will support improvements in fish passage and sediment, water quality throughout the Columbia and Willamette river basins in Washington and Oregon

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 23, 2009-- 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 it has been awarded a five-year, $10-million contract for hydraulic, hydrologic and environmental engineering design services by the United States Army Corps of Engineers’ (USACE) Portland, Oregon, District.

AECOM experts will perform technical studies and design analyses for spillways, outlet works, power facilities, canals, navigation locks, navigation channels, and harbor and coastal projects, plus perform site assessments and investigation of water and sediment quality.

“AECOM has a strong history with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers,” said John M. Dionisio, AECOM president and chief executive officer. “We are proud to continue to help preserve and protect the U.S. Pacific Northwest’s water and natural resources.”

AECOM’s hydraulic, hydrologic and coastal marine engineering practice provides services for projects such as hydraulic water-quality design and fish-passage facilities at dams throughout the U.S. Pacific Northwest, a coral reef restoration project in Hawaii, and a storm surge barrier modeling and design project in New Orleans.

About AECOM

AECOM (NYSE: ACM) is a global provider of professional technical and management support services to a broad range of markets, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, water and government. With approximately 45,000 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. A Fortune 500 company, AECOM serves clients in more than 100 countries and had revenue of $6.1 billion during its fiscal year 2009. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at www.aecom.com.

Forward-Looking Statements: All statements in this press release other than statements of historical fact are "forward-looking statements" for purposes of federal and state securities laws, including any statements of plans for future operations or expected revenue. Actual results could differ materially from those projected or assumed in any of our forward-looking statements. Important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from our forward-looking statements are set forth in our quarterly report on Form 10-Q for the fiscal quarter ended June 30, 2009, and our other reports filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. AECOM does not intend, and undertakes no obligation, to update any forward-looking statement.

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Source: AECOM Technology Corporation

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