|AECOM wins U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency contract valued up to US$150 million|
LOS ANGELES, Jun 01, 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 been awarded an indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract from the U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to support its Hazard Mitigation Technical Assistance Program.
AECOM will provide technical services to support the program's response capability for all types of pre- and post-disaster mitigation activities to events such as coastal flooding, tropical cyclones, typhoons, hurricanes, dam and levee failures, wildfires and severe storms or events. The contract includes a one-year base period and four one-year option periods. The maximum contract value is $150 million.
"AECOM has a strong performance history with FEMA through our support on more than 700 task orders for the agency," said John M. Dionisio, AECOM president and chief executive officer. "We are excited to have the opportunity to continue this relationship through this important hazard-mitigation program."
The first two task orders awarded under the contract entail a flood study in Wisconsin and rapid response surveying of high-water marks in Tennessee.
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 $6.3 billion during the 12-month period ended March 31, 2010. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at www.aecom.com.
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