LOS ANGELES, Jul 27, 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 AECOM-SPP
has been awarded an indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity (IDIQ)
contract by U.S. Naval Facilities Engineering Command.
AECOM-SPP, a teaming arrangement with Solar Power Partners (SPP), will
develop solar power installations at Navy and Marine Corps sites in
Arizona, California, Colorado, Nevada, New Mexico and Utah.
Under the contract, which has one base year and four additional option
years, AECOM will provide engineering, procurement and construction
services for solar power systems, while SPP will finance and own the
"The U.S. federal government views renewable energy as an important
strategic goal to improve environmental performance, reduce energy costs
and enhance energy security at multiple levels," said John M. Dionisio,
AECOM president and chief executive officer. "We are proud to be
selected by the U.S. Navy for this important assignment."
AECOM-SPP is one of five firms that won IDIQ contracts for this work.
The five contracts have a combined potential value of US$100 million.
These contractors may all compete for task orders under the terms and
conditions of the contract.
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 46,000 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.
About Solar Power Partners
One of America's premier independent solar power producers, Solar Power
Partners, Inc. (SPP) helps businesses, institutions, municipalities and
agricultural customers embrace solar energy. SPP develops, owns, and
operates distributed solar energy facilities and sells solar-generated
electricity through solar Power Purchase Agreements - long-term
energy-financing solutions that help customers go green without the
hassles or costs of solar facility ownership and maintenance. More
information about SPP is available online at www.solarpowerpartners.com.
Forward-Looking Statements: All statements in this press release
other than statements of historical fact are "forward-looking
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 statement.
SOURCE: AECOM Technology Corporation
AECOM Technology Corporation
Paul Gennaro, 212-973-3167
SVP & Chief Communications Officer