Firm strengthens AECOM’s services for U.S. critical-mission support
LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 5, 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
acquired SSI Services Inc. from the Vanadium Group.
With nearly 20 years of experience, SSI provides a wide array of
services, including facility operations, maintenance and management;
logistics support; and facility optimization analysis and planning,
primarily to the U.S. federal as well as state and local governments.
The acquisition strengthens AECOM’s service offerings in
critical-mission environments such as federal facilities that have
limited access as well as strict safety and security requirements.
“We are pleased to welcome SSI to AECOM,” said John M. Dionisio, AECOM
president and chief executive officer. “SSI is very well respected
within the industry for its comprehensive critical-mission support
operations. The addition of SSI security experts to the AECOM team
greatly enhances our ability to meet our clients’ needs in this
specialty area globally.”
“Joining AECOM gives our clients access to greater services through the
broad reach of the AECOM platform and creates a host of
career-development opportunities for our employees,” said Matt
Schneider, SSI chief executive officer.
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 44,000
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 the 12-month period
ended June 30, 2009. More information on AECOM and its services can be
found at www.aecom.com.
About SSI Services
SSI Services Inc. provides a wide range of general and specialized
services necessary to operate, maintain, and enhance a variety of
facilities and assets in government, transportation, higher education,
public utilities, and private industry. By combining its expertise with
current technology, SSI delivers customized solutions designed to
support clients' overall goals.
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.
Source: AECOM Technology Corporation
AECOM Technology Corporation
Paul Gennaro, 212-973-3167
Chief Communications Officer