AECOM Subsidiary Wins $3.6B Contract for Air Force Range Support Services

AECOM‘s (NYSE: ACM) URS Federal Services subsidiary has won a potential $3.6 billion contract to provide range support services to the U.S. Air Force.

The Defense Department said Thursday the cost-plus-award-fee contract covers testing, tactics development, advanced training and joint and Air Force mission support.

Work is scheduled to occur through March 31, 2034, at the Nevada Test and Training Range, Creech Air Force Base and Tonopah Test Range Airfield in Nevada.

The service branch received four proposals for the contract and will obligate $2.9 million at the time of award from its operations and maintenance funds in fiscal 2017.

(CORRECTION: The contract type and statement of work have been updated based on a DoD announcement dated April 11, 2017. All other contract information is accurate.)

This story was originally published on November 9, 2017.

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