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 it has been awarded a US$49-million task order to act as the implementing partner for the Mali Transition Initiative (MTI) in support of the U.S. Agency for International Development’s Office of Transition Initiatives (USAID/OTI).
The three-year MTI program will provide the U.S. government with assistance in Mali as it works to support broad-based inclusion and participation in the restoration of participatory democracy and increased public access to reliable information. The MTI also will have a special focus on the immediate stabilization needs of northern Mali as legitimate governance structures are re-established there.
“We look forward to assisting this key long-term client as it supports and fosters peace and stability in Mali,” 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 140 countries and had revenue of $8.2 billion during the 12 months ended March 31, 2013. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at www.aecom.com.
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