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|AECOM awarded US$14.5-million Intelligent Transportation System contract for Florida Department of Transportation|
LOS ANGELES, Aug 19, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --
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 recently been awarded a US$14.5-million contract to provide district-wide Intelligent Transportation Systems services for the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT).
Under the five-year contract, AECOM will provide 24/7 Intelligent Transportation Systems operations and support services for Interstates 75, 95 and 595 from the Broward County Regional Transportation Management Center in Fort Lauderdale. AECOM is responsible for monitoring all video and data collection tools, including closed circuit television, speed sensors and related software, to coordinate incident management and report real-time traffic information to the public.
"AECOM is proud to support FDOT in providing innovative solutions that will improve communications with FDOT personnel and travelers in the area," said John M. Dionisio, AECOM president and chief executive officer.
The contract follows a similar five-year contract with FDOT that concluded this year. The new contract is expected to be completed during 2015.
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 46,000 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 $6.3 billion during the 12-month period ended June 30, 2010. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at www.aecom.com.
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SOURCE: AECOM Technology Corporation