LOS ANGELES, May 18, 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 team
composed of AECOM and Berger, Lehman Associates, P.C., has been
designated for a contract from the Connecticut Department of
Transportation (ConnDOT) to provide construction engineering and
inspection services for the Interstate 95 (I-95) New Haven Harbor
Crossing (NHHC) Corridor Improvement Program.
The award - which is expected to be worth approximately US$60 million
when signed - is part of the program's Contract E, which covers the
reconstruction of the I-95/I-91/Route 34 Interchange. The interchange
project has a total construction value of approximately US$600 million.
AECOM's revenue on the project is expected to be approximately US$25
"We are excited to be chosen for this important roadway improvement
project, which will greatly enhance traffic operations in the New Haven
area," said AECOM President and Chief Executive Officer John M.
Dionisio. "We are proud to support ConnDOT in this effort."
The project includes the reconfiguration of the interchange to eliminate
the left lane exit and entrance ramps and provides for two-lane
interstate-to-interstate connections. The reconstruction will provide
three travel lanes on I-95 through the interchange, and includes 21 new
or modified bridges, 21 retaining walls, new drainage systems, signing
and lighting. Construction of the interchange is slated to begin during
March 2011 and is scheduled for completion during November 2016.
ConnDOT's I-95 NHHC Corridor Improvement Program is a multi-modal
transportation-improvement program that features public transit
enhancements and roadway improvements along 7.2 miles of I-95 between
Exit 46 in New Haven and Exit 54 in Branford. It has a total
construction value of approximately US$2 billion, making it the largest
project of its kind ever undertaken by the state.
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 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 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 March 31, 2010. More
information on AECOM and its services can be found at www.aecom.com.
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statements" for purposes of federal and state securities laws, including
any statements of plans for future operations or expected revenue.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 quarterly report on Form 10-Q for the
fiscal quarter ended March 31, 2010, 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
SOURCE: AECOM Technology Corporation
AECOM Technology Corporation
Paul Gennaro, 212-973-3167
SVP & Chief Communications Officer