Modernization and renewal for San Francisco schools

Bursting with color, an upgraded elementary school library quietly awaits the return of its scholastic inhabitants. It is one of a myriad of new modular school rooms, playgrounds and building upgrades which AECOM has recently helped bring to the San Francisco Unified School District through their Bond Programs. From 2006 to 2011, AECOM served as […]

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Master plan sets games in motion in Rio

Workers put final touches in the sponsor areas as the sun sets on the 2016 Olympic Park in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Taking its inspiration from the dramatic natural setting, the energy and ambitions of Rio, AECOM’s winning masterplan and venue designs for the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games are now complete. This prestigious […]

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Bird’s-eye view for Manhattan park

An office worker connects through downtown Manhattan taking in Liberty Park in New York City, New York. AECOM’s landscape architects designed the one acre, $50 million park offering Highline-inspired raised views of the World Trade Center grounds, including the 9/11 memorial fountains. Made up of densely-planted plots, long angled benches, and a 336-foot-long “vertical garden,” […]

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Boardwalk lights up Philadelphia

Twilight falls over bike riders along the Schuylkill Banks Boardwalk in downtown Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. AECOM designed this 2,000-foot long over-the-water path that includes four scenic overlooks and fishing areas. The 15′ wide Schuylkill River Trail is easily one of the most-used parks in Center City Philadelphia with more than 19,000 users every week. The trail […]

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Dynamic color for AECOM staff workspaces

An Engineer catches an elevator inside the newly designed AECOM corporate office space in Los Angeles, California. AECOM’s in-house architects and interior designers completed plans for the new office comprising 5-floors in a high rise in the center of downtown. The office features an entry reception lobby with central staircase, break rooms, kitchens, open workspaces, […]

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Signature lighting for LAX

Nighttime Travelers make their way between terminal departures and arrivals at Los Angeles International Airport in California. AECOM was selected by Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA) to manage the comprehensive LAX implementation plan for modernizing the airport. The LAX master plan provides for the design and phased construction, while continuing to serve 65 million passengers […]

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Historic wooden drawbridge restored

Mitchell River Bridge stands open waiting on sailboats in Chatham, Massachusetts. This historic wooden bascule bridge is the last surviving drawbridge in Massachusetts. AECOM was hired to re-engineer the structurally deficient bridge that could no longer fully open and also had a failing road structure. Being an historic structure required replacing the wood timber design […]

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Connecting to flights easier in Boston

Travelers head for the gates passing through the new Terminal C to E connecting concourse at Logan International Airport in Boston, Massachusetts. AECOM’s architects were retained by Massport to create an additional airside connector to provide a direct route for connecting flyers going from Terminals C and E. The work provided additional shops, seating, restrooms, […]

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Trains meet busses at new Boston station

A morning MBTA, Blue-Line Train arrives into the new Orient Heights Station in Boston, Massachusetts. AECOM provided engineering and architectural services for the $51 million ground-up rebuild of the station. The work included providing offices, break and locker spaces, a rooftop rain / snow garden, rooftop solar panels, new platforms, ticket offices, and access to […]

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After-school hoops

Kids get in a game of after-school hoops at a pocket park inside Cannon Air Force Base in Clovis, New Mexico. AECOM was selected to manage the construction of hundreds of residences at Cannon as part of the Military Family Housing Privatization Program. The program is a tool to help the military improve the quality […]

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