DALLAS – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – AECOM (NYSE: ACM), the world’s trusted infrastructure consultancy, announced today that it has been selected to serve as a General Engineering Consultant (GEC) by the City of Richardson, Texas , to increase city staff and provide program management services for the City Capital Improvement Program, including the recently approved 2021 bond program. This contract will focus on identifying opportunities that improve efficiency, minimize public disruption and lower costs for city-wide projects.
“Our leading global program management capability has a heritage of effectively managing complex programs while effectively protecting the values of our clients, ”said Drew Jeter, general manager of AECOM’s global program management business. “We pride ourselves on partnering with our clients with a results-based approach that integrates program objectives through streamlined delivery on budget, on schedule and on priorities. We look forward to supporting the Town of Richardson in this important program.
The City of Richardson’s Capital Improvement Program includes projects totaling nearly $ 400 million that will be delivered over the next five to seven years. These projects focus on repairing and improving streets, public buildings, sidewalks, drainage and parks. AECOM will provide program coordination, management and delivery services related to engineering, design, construction, sequencing, community engagement, real estate and performance monitoring.
“We are proud to partner with the Town of Richardson on their vision of serving the community. This comprehensive program of bonds will provide necessary renovations to public buildings, parks and city infrastructure, prioritizing critical needs and maximum impact, ”said Travis Boone, general manager of the Western United States of America. ‘AECOM. “Our team has a proven track record in the region, and we are delighted to bring our technical excellence and local knowledge to help bring this program to fruition.
The projects planned for the program include the replacement of high-need residential and commercial streets; improvements to the city’s traffic light system; renovations to the public library, town hall, fire station # 5 and animal shelter; improvements to the accessibility of sidewalks; and upgrades to aging drainage, water and sanitation infrastructure, including the expansion of the Northside Pumping Station.
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