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|AECOM joint venture is one of five companies awarded U.S. State Department IDIQ contract worth up to US$10 billion|
LOS ANGELES, Jun 14, 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 a joint venture in which it participates was one of five companies awarded an Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contract worth up to US$10 billion by the U.S. Department of State's (DoS) Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs.
The bureau funds programs that U.S. federal agencies and other national governments use to fight transnational crime and the trade of illegal drugs around the world.
Under the contract, the AECOM-led team, with WSI as the joint venture partner, known as Civilian Police International LLC, will compete for task orders to provide criminal justice advisers as well as life and mission support services to criminal justice development programs worldwide. The services can pertain to office and living facilities, subsistence, vehicles, and associated equipment and supplies.
The IDIQ contract has one base year and four option years.
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 $7.3 billion during the 12 months ended March 31, 2011. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at www.aecom.com.
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