LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--AECOM (NYSE:ACM) announced today it has been awarded a $45-million task order by the United States Navy to provide engineering and technical support services to the Naval Surface Warfare Center (NSWC) Dahlgren Division. The task order has a one-year base period with four one-year options available.
Under the task order, AECOM will continue to provide design, development and engineering services for the production of the Navy and Marines’ newest, most-advanced radar systems. AECOM supports NSWC’s radar systems division, also known as Q40, in developing the Navy’s advanced missile defense radar, multi-function radar and dual-band radar, as well as the Marines’ ground/air task-oriented radar.
AECOM will model, test, analyze and evaluate all aspects of tactical fire control radars for mechanical, electrical, functional and sustainable performance. It will also provide software experts to design, develop and maintain tactical computer programs at the highest quality to support government defense missions at home and abroad. Other services provided by AECOM will include program management; system integration; radar performance modelling and simulations; “at-sea” and field testing; and a variety of engineering disciplines, such as systems, mission, security, safety, communications and networks.
“Our team provides a unique and skilled set of subject matter experts to support the Naval Surface Warfare Center’s Dahlgren Division,” said Randy Wotring, president of AECOM’s management services group. “We are excited to have been chosen as a prime contractor and look forward to continuing our partnership with the U.S. Navy under this task order.”
AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. The firm’s global staff — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serves clients in over 150 countries around the world. AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’ projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, had revenue of approximately $19 billion during the 12 months ended June 30, 2015. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at www.aecom.com.
Forward-Looking Statements: All statements in this press release other than statements of historical fact are "forward-looking statements" for purposes of federal and state securities laws, including statements relating to the future term, value and performance under the Naval Surface Warfare Center Dahlgren Division assignment as well as future economic and industry conditions. Actual results could differ materially from those projected or assumed in any of our forward-looking statements. Important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from our forward-looking statements include but are not limited to: demand for our services is cyclical; governmental agencies may modify, curtail or terminate our contracts; government contracts are subject to audits and adjustments of contractual terms; dependence on third party contractors who fail to satisfy their obligations and other risk factors set forth in our quarterly report on Form 10-Q for the fiscal quarter ended June 30, 2015 and our other reports filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. AECOM does not intend, and undertakes no obligation, to update any forward-looking statements.