FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Dec. 2, 2010
Contact: Amy Kay, Public Relations Coordinator
Hanson Professional Services Inc.
Stanley-Hanson Joint Venture awarded worldwide airfield contract from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — The Stanley-Hanson Joint Venture – a collaboration between Stanley Consultants and Hanson Professional Services Inc. – recently was awarded an indefinite delivery contract for worldwide airfield and roadway design and evaluation services from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ (USACE) Transportation Systems Center, based in its Omaha District. This multi-year, $9 million contract includes design and evaluation of airfield and roadway pavement, lighting, navigational aid (NAVAIDS) systems, bridges, aircraft hangars, control towers and supporting facilities.
“The combined Stanley-Hanson Joint Venture’s strengths and expertise in airfield and roadway design will assist the Transportation Systems Center in delivering effective mission-critical infrastructure to the U.S. military,” says Mark Henthorn, Stanley Consultants vice president and federal business leader. “We are pleased to continue a relationship with the Omaha District that was initiated in 1942.”
“The USACE’s Transportation Systems Center supports the U.S. Department of Defense in training, operations and mobilization. Through this contract, the Stanley-Hanson team will provide planning and design services for military airfields and roads,” says Sergio “Satch” Pecori, P.E., president and CEO of Hanson Professional Services Inc.
Founded in 1954, Hanson is a national, employee-owned consulting firm providing engineering, architecture, planning and allied services. Known for its hands-on approach to working with its clients, Hanson provides services from seven strategic markets including aviation; Department of Defense; energy and industry; government; infrastructure; railway; and telecommunications. For more information on Hanson, please visit www.hanson-inc.com.
Stanley Consultants Inc., a Stanley Group Company, provides program management, engineering, environmental and construction services worldwide. Since 1913, Stanley Consultants has successfully completed more than 23,000 engagements in all 50 states, U.S. territories and in 102 countries. For more information on Stanley Consultants, please visit www.stanleyconsultants.com.