AECOM wins USAID-funded contract for irrigation and watershed-management program in Afghanistan

  AECOM wins USAID-funded contract for irrigation and watershed-management
  program in Afghanistan

Business Wire

LOS ANGELES -- January 22, 2013

AECOM Technology Corporation (NYSE: ACM), a leading provider of professional
technical and management support services for public and private clients in
more than 130 countries around the world, announced today that it has been
awarded a five-year, US$44-million contract by Perini Management Services Inc.
as part of a United States Agency for International Development (USAID)
irrigation and watershed management program in Afghanistan.

Under the task order, AECOM’s work will include capacity-building and
institutional strengthening services in the agricultural, irrigation and
livestock management sectors, coupled with civil engineering support.

“We look forward to assisting USAID in its community, agriculture and
infrastructure improvement efforts in Afghanistan,” said AECOM Chairman and
Chief Executive Officer John M. Dionisio.


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 more than 130 countries and had revenue of
$8.2 billion during the 12 months ended Sept. 30, 2012. More information on
AECOM and its services can be found at

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AECOM Technology Corporation
Paul Dickard, 646-432-8473
VP, External Communications
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