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U.S. Department of Energy extends contract with AECOM-led joint venture to manage tank operations at the Hanford Site


AECOM (NYSE:ACM), a premier, fully integrated global infrastructure
firm, announced today that the U.S. Department of Energy has executed a
12-month contract extension to Washington River Protection Solutions
(WRPS), an AECOM-led joint venture with Atkins Nuclear Secured, LLC,
member of the SNC-Lavalin Group, for its management of the waste storage
tanks at the Hanford Site in Washington state. The approximate
US$700-million extension will run from October 1, 2018, to September 20,

"We are pleased to continue our work at the Hanford Site as part of this
one-year contract extension," said John Vollmer, president of AECOM's
Management Services group. "Across several key sites, AECOM has
established a long history of supporting our DOE clients and leveraging
our leading capabilities and expertise to safely manage radioactive
waste. We are committed to building on this strong track record and
delivering this contract safely for the Tri Cities in Washington State."

WRPS is responsible for the safe management of 56 million gallons of
radioactive and chemical waste stored in 177 underground tanks at the
Hanford Site, owned by the U.S. Department of Energy in Richland,


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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
the future term, backlog and financial impact of the tank operations
contract as well as other future business and economic conditions.
Actual results could differ materially from those projected or assumed
in any of our forward-looking statements. Important risk factors that
could cause actual results to differ materially from our forward-looking
statements are set forth in AECOM's periodic report on Form 10-Q for the
quarter ended June 30, 2018, and 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.

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