URS Awarded Logistics Support Contract by U.S. Navy; Contract Has Maximum Value of $17.7 Million to URS

SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 17, 2006--URS Corporation (NYSE: URS) today announced that the Company's EG&G Division has been awarded a contract by the U.S. Navy to provide contractor logistics support services to the Naval Air Systems Command.

Under the terms of the contract, URS will continue to provide integrated logistics support services for seven C-26D aircraft, a military version of the Fairchild Metroliner commuter aircraft, at naval facilities in Barking Sands, Hawaii and Sigonella and Naples, Italy. Initially, a five year contract was won by the company in 1999, when the aircraft first entered the Navy inventory. The re-compete contract announced today will include a variety of support services, such as maintenance, repair engineering and technical services, with provisions for aircraft upgrading and modifications. The contract includes an eight-month base period and four one-year option periods. The maximum value of the contract to URS is $17.7 million assuming all the option periods are exercised.

“We are pleased with our selection to support the Naval Air Systems Command's efforts. This contract win underscores our leading position in providing maintenance and repair, and advanced engineering, technical and logistics services to the U.S. military. We look forward to working with the Navy on this important assignment.”

Randall A. Wotring, President of the EG&G Division, said: "We are pleased with our selection to support the Naval Air Systems Command's efforts. This contract win underscores our leading position in providing maintenance and repair, and advanced engineering, technical and logistics services to the U.S. military. We look forward to working with the Navy on this important assignment."

URS Corporation offers a comprehensive range of professional planning and design, systems engineering and technical assistance, program and construction management, and operations and maintenance services for transportation, commercial/ industrial, facilities, environmental, water/wastewater, homeland security, installations and logistics, and defense systems. Headquartered in San Francisco, the Company operates in more than 20 countries with approximately 29,200 employees providing engineering and technical services to federal, state and local governmental agencies as well as private clients in the chemical, pharmaceutical, oil and gas, power, manufacturing, mining and forest products industries (www.urscorp.com).

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