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|AECOM joint venture awarded US$11.7-million construction-management contract for Express Road S17 in Poland|
LOS ANGELES, Sep 23, 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 a joint venture in which it participates with ECM Group Polska has been awarded a US$11.7-million contract for construction management of Poland's new major Express Road S17.
Under the contract, the joint venture will provide construction management for the portion of the road that traverses the cities of Kurow, Lublin and Piaski. The project will bring 42 miles of road to expressway standards. It will also include construction of a bypass north of Lublin, service roads, 11 road junctions, an overpass over the Bystrzyca Jakubowicka Valley, underpasses for animals and other structures.
"We are excited to be such an integral part of this important transportation project," said AECOM President and Chief Executive Officer John M. Dionisio. "The expressway will provide an important link for Poland's travelers in this region."
When completed, the road will run from Warsaw through Lublin, cross the Ukraine border and to the city of Lvov. The project is slated for completion during late 2012.
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 48,000 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 June 30, 2010. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at www.aecom.com.
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