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AECOM awarded US$21-million, three-year schools program contract for Tatweer Buildings Company in Saudi Arabia
Monday, July 22, 2013
AECOM awarded US$21-million, three-year schools program contract for Tatweer Buildings Company in Saudi Arabia07:00 EDT Monday, July 22, 2013
LOS ANGELES (Business Wire) -- 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 has been awarded a US$21-million, three-year contract to provide consultancy services to Tatweer Buildings Company, a subsidiary of state-owned Tatweer Holding Company.
AECOM will support Tatweer Buildings Company as it develops its internal project and program management capabilities to deliver 2,100 educational facilities throughout the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
The program involves projects in all 13 provinces and includes primary and secondary educational facilities.
The win is a result of combined efforts of AECOM teams based in Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and North America.
“We are delighted to play a key role in this important program and to support the Tatweer Buildings Company,” said AECOM Chairman and Chief Executive Officer John M. Dionisio. “Our global team of visionary education experts is well equipped to deliver a program that works to advance education for the nation's children.”
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