Marine architects preserve invaluable piece of history

Two AECOM marine architects work below deck of the USS Texas Battleship off the Houston Ship Channel adjacent to the San Jacinto Battleground State Historic Site. AECOM was brought on board to survey the condition of the battleship, provide preliminary design concepts for a dry berth, and conduct the studies necessary to comply with federal […]

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Getting Lac-Mégantic cleaned up and safe

AECOM site supervisor and PE, Robert White (R) talks with Jean Deschesnes about ongoing operations and safety at an Environmental cleanup project at Lac-Mégantic, Quebec, Canada. AECOM was brought on board to coordinate, manage, and guide the environmental cleanup efforts to remove 6 million litres of spilled light crude oil from the Lac-Mégantic Oil train […]

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Traditional meets modern in Hong Kong

A professional takes a break on the seawall and watches a traditional “junk” sailboat gliding by the new Kai Tak Cruise Terminal in Hong Kong, China. AECOM was hired to provide civil, structural and geotechnical engineering, building services and fire engineering, traffic engineering, environmental, acoustic and sustainable design, space planning for the cruise terminal design, […]

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Air Force Academy Chapel undergoing restoration

A visitor walks to the front alter inside the United States Air Force Academy Cadet Chapel in Colorado Springs, Colorado. AECOM was hired by the Academy and USAF to design repairs to the 50-year-old construction. The Cadet Chapel is on the US National Historic Landmark and has become a classic and highly regarded example of […]

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Toronto travelers skip traffic jams with more transit options

A Union Pearson Express train (UP Express) rounds a bend under a FedEX MD-11 cargo plane on final approach at the Toronto International Airport in Ottawa, Canada. AECOM was selected to provide design and construction services for the $456 million project connecting travelers from the airport to the downtown Toronto city center. The project opened […]

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Metro extends toward Dulles Airport

An evening metro train flys by ground rush-hour traffic along the new Silver Line extension in Fairfax County,Virginia. AECOM provided engineering, design and cost estimating services for the 11.7 mile new extension toward Dulles International Airport. The phase 1 work added five new stations along the route. Phase 2 when completed will add another 6 […]

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San Diego adds more capacity and comfort at the airport

A traveler focusses on outside aircraft movement after ordering some lunch at the International Airport in San Diego, California. AECOM and Legacy URS worked together in designing, managing and constructing the new $907 million expansion for the Terminal 2 – Green Build Program. The work included adding a dual-level roadway separating new pick-up and drop-off […]

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Key Bridge getting upgrades across Potomac

Georgetown University students return from afternoon boating on the Potomac River underneath the Key Bridge in Washington, DC. The six-lane reinforced concrete arch bridge, is undergoing a renovation to repair structural cables supporting the road deck and other cracks in the abutments. AECOM was hired to complete engineering and construction services for the $51 million […]

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Expanding the port to the North

Cargo Ships off-load container boxes to be transported by truck and rail at the port in Delta, BC, Canada. AECOM was commissioned to undertake the planning phase for a new state of the art container terminal called Roberts Bank Terminal 2 at the port. Based on a 1300 m wharf, the engineers at the Burnaby, […]

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Power plugs galore at new terminal

A United Airlines passenger hunkers down prior to his flight out of the new Terminal B at Logan Airport in Boston, Massachusetts. Designed by AECOM, the terminal incorporates many features to enhance the passenger experience and convenience, including integrating flight and passenger information displays into concessions and passenger boarding areas; fitting all departure lounge seats […]

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