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AECOM team awarded US$40-million contract to provide aquatic and hydrodynamic technical services in California
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LOS ANGELES, Apr 18, 2011 (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 an AECOM-led team has been awarded a US$40-million on-call contract by the California Department of Water Resources to provide aquatic and hydrodynamic technical services for the agency's activities in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta.

The AECOM-led team will provide expert technical advice and consultation services, including: experimental design and implementation of non-physical fish barrier performance evaluations; fish screen monitoring and facilities design; field surveys for biological and physical parameters; study design and data analyses; regulatory permit acquisition; water resources planning; water quality modeling; and multi-dimensional model development and application.

"AECOM is proud to play a key role in supporting California's water resources with these critically important activities," said AECOM President and Chief Executive Officer John M. Dionisio. "The department's efforts will help protect special-status fish species in the delta."

The contract will run through 2015.

About AECOM

AECOM 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 create, enhance and sustain the world's built, natural, and social environments. A Fortune 500 company, AECOM serves clients in approximately 125 countries and had revenue of $7.0 billion during the 12 months ended Dec. 31, 2010. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at www.aecom.com.

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