LOS ANGELES, Aug 16, 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 with Parsons has been awarded a US$150-million program-management contract by the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission (SFPUC).
Under the contract, the joint venture will provide program management services for SFPUC's US$7-billion Wastewater Enterprise Capital Improvement program for multiple projects throughout San Francisco. The scope includes program planning and administration, implementation, technical support, program controls, and pre-construction management and planning.
"AECOM is pleased to have the opportunity to support SFPUC in this important wastewater program, which will improve its existing infrastructure, and further our relationship with this key client," said John M. Dionisio, AECOM president and chief executive officer.
SFPUC is reviewing latest technologies and cost effectively implementing best value systems for sustainable infrastructure and improved impact to the environment. When completed, the San Francisco Sewer System Improvement Program, which is part of the Wastewater Enterprise Capital Improvement program, will provide the community with a sewer system and treatment plants incorporating the latest technologies and "green" designs.
The program is slated for completion in 2026.
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.
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 projections of earnings, 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 June 30, 2011, 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.
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