LOS ANGELES, Aug 03, 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 it was
been awarded a five-year, US$53-million contract from the U.S. Agency
for International Development (USAID) to provide economic-consulting
services to Iraq through the Iraq Financial Sector Development Program.
The work is intended to improve the soundness of the Iraqi private
financial sector through institution building and targeted economic
reforms, and improving the quality and availability of finance and
The contract builds on AECOM's long-standing partnership with USAID in
its efforts to rebuild Iraq's economy.
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.
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