LOS ANGELES--(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 task order from the U.S. Air Force for Contract Field Teams (CFT)
valued at $54 million.
The CFT contract is an indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity (IDIQ)
contract with the Air Force to support the U.S. Department of Defense
(DOD) and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS). Under this
task order, AECOM will provide aircraft-maintenance services at Texas’
Corpus Christi Army Depot (CCAD).
Under terms of the one-year assignment, which has an additional option
year, approximately 290 AECOM employees will provide organizational and
limited direct support for equipment sent to the CCAD. AECOM intends to
staff this task order project primarily through the hire of the
incumbent contractor’s workforce. The depot is the only Army facility
for the repair and overhaul of rotary-wing aircraft.
“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 the CFT program, AECOM is providing mission-critical
support to our U.S. DOD and DHS clients. We are also able to positively
impact the economy by helping to sustain and create jobs in the regions
where these projects are based.”
This task order brings the total of awarded task orders to AECOM to $269
million in the four months since the company was selected to participate
in the CFT program. Assignments are underway in California, Georgia,
North Carolina, South Carolina and Texas.
The CFT program, which has a maximum value of $10.12 billion over a
seven-year period through 2015, provides major and minor inspections,
maintenance, modifications and repairs of aircraft and ground vehicles
at government locations around the world.
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 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 $5.2
billion during its fiscal year 2008. More information on AECOM and its
services can be found at www.aecom.com.
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. 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 annual report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended
September 30, 2008, 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