AECOM awarded contracts worth up to US$37.5 million by Pennsylvania
Department of Transportation
LOS ANGELES -- April 23, 2013
AECOM Technology Corporation (NYSE: ACM), a leading provider of professional
technical and management support services for public and private clients in
more than 140 countries around the world, announced today that it was awarded
several contracts with a total potential value of up to US$37.5 million by the
Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) to provide design
solutions for repairing corridors and upgrading infrastructure on several
As the lead designer on I-70 (Yukon Interchange) and I-80 (Mainline
Reconstruction) in districts 12-0 (Uniontown) and 5-0 (Allentown), AECOM will
provide services that include impact studies of all improvements; interchange
reconfigurations; bridge inspection; permitting plans; geotechnical
investigations; project management; roadway, bridge and geotechnical design;
public involvement; pavement reconstruction; bridge widening and replacement;
retaining wall design; Intelligent Transportation Systems support; and public
outreach, among many other multi-disciplinary tasks.
As a major sub-consultant on I-78, also in district 5-0, AECOM will be
responsible for all roadway design and interchange geometry analysis
associated with I-78’s interchange with Pennsylvania Route 61 in Hamburg.
AECOM will also act as program manager in district 6-0 (Philadelphia),
responsible for day-to-day activities associated with the reconstruction on
I-95 and its interchange with the Betsy Ross Bridge. This more than
US$500-million reconstruction project involves significant engineering,
environmental and public involvement coordination.
“We are delighted to partner with PennDOT to support its commitment to
increase safety, reliability and mobility across Pennsylvania,” said John M.
Dionisio, AECOM chairman and chief executive officer. “By using intelligent
solutions to upgrade some of the state’s most important roads, we are proud to
be able to contribute to improved travel conditions for residents and
AECOMis 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,AECOMis a leader in all of the key markets that
it serves. AECOMprovides 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. AFortune
500company,AECOMserves clients in more than 140 countries and had revenue
of$8.2billion during the 12 months ended Dec.31, 2012. More information
onAECOMand its services can be found at www.aecom.com.
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Paul Dickard, 646-432-8473
VP, External Communications
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