News Release

AECOM Awarded $33-Million Task Order to Refinish U.S. Air Force Alaskan Airfield
Project part of contract with U.S. Air Force Civil Engineer Support Agency

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 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 task order worth $33 million to repair the remote Eareckson Air Force Base airfield on Shemya Island, near the end of Alaska’s Aleutian Islands.

The task order is part of AECOM’s indefinite-delivery, indefinite-quantity (IDIQ) contract with the Air Force Civil Engineer Support Agency to provide worldwide design-build and construction services. The contract, which was awarded during 2008, has a contract ceiling of $4 billion with a basic ordering period of 60 months plus five one-year options.

“AECOM is proud to support this important program for the U.S. Air Force,” said John M. Dionisio, AECOM president and chief executive officer. “Through our partnerships with local Alaska-based sub-contractors, we are able to positively impact the economy by helping to sustain and create local jobs.”

The island’s runway suffers from severely deteriorated pavement, which has become a significant foreign-object and debris problem for military aircraft, and will be completely replaced during the short construction season over two years. In addition, various components of the airfield lighting system will be upgraded and/or replaced.


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 more than 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 $5.6 billion during the 12-month period ended December 31, 2008. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at

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