Tetra TechÂ (Nasdaq: TTEK) has received a five-year, $125 million contract from the U.S. Agency for International Development to provide architecture-engineering services for USAID’sÂ infrastructure projects in Afghanistan.
The company said TuesdayÂ it will oversee construction activities and assist in quality assurance efforts to help USAID implement its water and sanitation, energy and infrastructure projectsÂ acrossÂ the country.
Tetra Tech CEO Dan Batrack said the company has supportedÂ the USAID/Afghanistan mission over the past seven years.
Tetra Tech noted that infrastructure updates in Afghanistan continue as the country works to address a lack of regular maintenance, and limited investment in physical infrastructure.
USAID has invested nearlyÂ $17 billion in development programs in Afghanistan since 2002, the companyÂ added.