Firm strengthens AECOM’s construction-management, design services in
LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 30, 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 LAN Engineering of California.
LAN, with nearly 200 employees and seven offices, provides engineering
services – including program/project management, design development and
construction management consulting – to primarily public clients. The
acquisition of LAN strengthens AECOM’s transportation practice.
“LAN’s construction-management and design expertise enhances AECOM’s
leadership position in the transportation market,” said John M.
Dionisio, AECOM president and chief executive officer. “We look forward
to the new opportunities that we will pursue with LAN onboard, and we
welcome LAN staff into the AECOM family.”
Peter Lim, LAN chief executive officer, noted that joining AECOM will
expand LAN’s network of expertise as well as its geographic reach. “In
joining AECOM, we are able to offer our clients a more comprehensive
suite of services. Additionally, by joining the number-one
transportation firm in the country, we are able to expand our reach,”
LAN President and Chief Financial Officer William Nascimento added that
this transaction will also benefit LAN employees. “This evolution of our
business is very exciting for our employees. By joining AECOM, and its
global network of expertise, our staff has increased opportunities to
develop their careers and work on an exciting array of projects.”
D.A. Davidson served as financial advisor to LAN for the transaction.
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 LAN Engineering
LAN Engineering is a civil and structural engineering firm based in
California that specializes in transportation infrastructure. Its
services include program/project management, design development and
construction management for freeways, interchanges, highways, railroad
grade separations, and transit/rail infrastructure.
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and undertakes no obligation, to update any forward-looking statement.
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