PASADENA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 23, 2012--
Tetra Tech, Inc. (NASDAQ: TTEK) announced today that it has been awarded
a $17 million program for excavation and construction activities
associated with the environmental remediation of dioxin contamination at
Vietnam’s Da Nang Airport. Under contract with the U.S. Agency for
International Development (USAID), Tetra Tech will support the first
U.S.-funded remediation of contamination resulting from the use of
chemical herbicides and defoliant during the Vietnam War.
Tetra Tech will manage the construction of access roadways, build a
thermal desorption pile containment structure, excavate and dewater
dioxin-contaminated soils and sediments, place the soils and sediments
into the pile containment structure for treatment by others, and restore
The USAID Da Nang Airport environmental remediation program is being
conducted in coordination with the Government of Vietnam.
About Tetra Tech (www.tetratech.com)
Tetra Tech is a leading provider of consulting, engineering, program
management, construction management, and technical services. The Company
supports government and commercial clients by providing innovative
solutions to complex problems focused on water, environment, energy,
infrastructure, and natural resources. With more than 13,000 employees
worldwide, Tetra Tech’s capabilities span the entire project life cycle.
Any statements made in this release that are not based on historical
fact are forward-looking statements. Any forward-looking
statements made in this release represent management’s best judgment as
to what may occur in the future. However, Tetra Tech’s actual
outcome and results are not guaranteed and are subject to certain risks,
uncertainties and assumptions ("Future Factors"), and may differ
materially from what is expressed. For a description of Future
Factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from such
forward-looking statements, see the discussion under the section "Risk
Factors" included in the Company’s Form 10-K and 10-Q filings with the
Securities and Exchange Commission.
Source: Tetra Tech, Inc.
Tetra Tech, Inc.
Jim Wu, Investor Relations
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