|AECOM wins US$10.5-million task order from U.S. Army Engineering and Support Center|
Company to perform energy-efficiency work at San Diego naval facility
LOS ANGELES, Nov 16, 2009 (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 won a US$10.5-million task order to provide energy-efficiency services at a U.S. Navy facility in San Diego.
The work, which will include a base-wide lighting retrofit, construction of two new ultra-efficient central chilled water plants, expansion of the existing energy-management-control system and the installation of a photovoltaic system, will be conducted under AECOM's indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract with the U.S. Army Engineering and Support Center.
The contract has a maximum value of US$50 million and allows AECOM to compete for design-build, energy-efficiency and renewable-energy projects at any federal facility within the continental United States, Alaska, Hawaii, the District of Columbia, and U.S. territories and possessions.
When complete, the project is expected to reduce the facility's annual utility consumption by 4.7 million kilowatt hours, 48,000 therms, and 10.3 million gallons of water, resulting in annual utility, operations and maintenance cost savings of more than US$900,000. The project will also eliminate more than 3,600 metric tons of carbon dioxide emissions every year.
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.
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SOURCE: AECOM Technology Corporation