LOS ANGELES, Aug 10, 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 it has won a task order contract from the U.S. Air Force for Contract Field Teams (CFT) worth up to US$30 million, if all options are exercised.
The CFT task order was awarded under AECOM's indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract with the U.S. Air Force to support the U.S. Department of Defense and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. Under this task order, AECOM will support the 160th Special Operations Aviation Regiment (Airborne) at Fort Campbell, Ky., by providing organizational, intermediate and depot-level aircraft maintenance support as per maintenance manuals provided by the U.S. government on aircraft assigned to the regiment. Work will include Electronic Component Special Repair Activities on assigned MH/AH-6 series, U/MH-60 series and MH-47 series rotary wing aircraft and sub-components.
The task order's performance period is one base year and one option year. Approximately 300 AECOM employees will assist the 160th SOAR (A).
CFT task orders awarded to AECOM under its IDIQ contract to date total approximately US$360 million and include assignments in Kentucky, California, Oklahoma, Texas, Georgia, North Carolina, Florida and Guam. The CFT program, which has a maximum value of US$10.12 billion over a seven-year period through 2015, provides major and minor inspections, maintenance, modifications and repairs of aircraft and ground vehicles at government locations around the world.
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 $7.7 billion during the 12 months ended June 30, 2011. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at http://www.aecom.com.
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