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URS Awarded U.S. Army Maintenance and Logistics Task Orders

March 5, 2014

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Journal of Engineering -- URS Corporation announced that it has been awarded two task orders under its Field and Installation Readiness Support Team (FIRST) indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract with the United States Army Tank and Automotive Command (TACOM). The task orders, which are for maintenance and logistics services at Red River and Sierra Army Depots, have base periods of two and three years, respectively. The orders have an aggregate maximum value to URS of approximately $183 million.

The Red River and Sierra Army Depots, which are located in Texas and California, are two of the Army's largest depots. Under the task orders, URS will provide vehicle maintenance, refurbishment, logistics, and care of material in storage. The URS team will work closely with the government workforce at both sites.

Randall A. Wotring, President, Federal Services for URS, said: "These wins reflect our successful long-term partnership with the Red River and Sierra Army Depots, and our role as a valued and capable service provider for TACOM. With these contracts, we have solidified our position as a leading provider for U.S. Army Depot maintenance and logistics."

URS Corporation (NYSE:URS) is a leading provider of engineering, construction and technical services for public agencies and private sector companies around the world. The Company offers a full range of program management; planning, design and engineering; systems engineering and technical assistance; construction and construction management; operations and maintenance; information technology; and decommissioning and closure services. URS provides services for federal, oil and gas, infrastructure, power, and industrial projects and programs. Headquartered in San Francisco, URS Corporation has more than 50,000 employees in a network of offices in nearly 50 countries (

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Source: Journal of Engineering

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