LOS ANGELES, Apr 28, 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 contract for the design and construction management of the
Liantang-Heung Yuen Wai Boundary Control Point (BCP) from the Civil
Engineering and Development Department of the Hong Kong Special
Administrative Region Government.
AECOM's fees are approximately US$13 million for the design and
construction management services it will provide.
This project will comprise an approximately 6.8-mile-long, dual two-lane
trunk road between Hong Kong's northeastern New Territories and the
Luohu district of Shenzhen on mainland China, as well as site formation
and infrastructure works for the development of the new BCP within an
area of about 57 acres.
"We are very excited to play a key role in the improvement of the area's
transport network," said John M. Dionisio, AECOM president and chief
executive officer. "The new crossing point will provide travelers
convenient access between Hong Kong and Shenzhen East."
The project is slated for commissioning no later than 2018.
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 $7.0
billion during the 12 months ended Dec. 31, 2010. More information on
AECOM and its services can be found at www.aecom.com.
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SOURCE: AECOM Technology Corporation
Paul Gennaro, 212.973.3167
SVP & Chief Communications Officer